Title: Discovering and Curating High Quality Apps, Websites, and Games for Learning
Conference strand: Teaching and Learning in a Changing World
Your Name and Title: Kelly Mendoza, Sr. Manager of Professional Development
School, or Organization Name: Common Sense Media
Co-Presenter Name(s): n/a
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: California and Washington (Pacific Coast, US)
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): Tech Coordinators, IT, Instructional Technology Specialist
Short Session Description (one line): Learn to navigate the sea of apps, websites, and games for learning using Graphite, a free service by Common Sense Media that can help you discover, use, and share great digital content for students.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like):
Educators must sift through a sea of digital media to determine what apps, websites, and games are good for learning. This can be time-consuming and frustrating. Come learn about Graphite.org, a free service from Common Sense Media that helps educators discover, use, and share the best digital learning tools. Graphite service offers rigorous ratings and reviews for preK-12 educators covering a broad range of core academic subjects and skills, Common Core alignment, and best of all, teachers can submit their own reviews and join the conversation.
Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session: www.graphite.org