What is a Virtual Bitmoji Classroom?

Posted on July 30, 2020

What is a Virtual Bitmoji Classroom?

Are you in search of a fun way to add an animated personal touch to your online classroom? If so, have you ever heard of the virtual Bitmoji Classroom? Most people by now have used Bitmoji's in some way to express feelings or send birthday wishes and other types of greetings and messages to family and friends. How about using the same type of Bitmojo’s in your virtual classroom for back to school? If you’ll be starting off the 2020-2021 year virtually, this is a fun and helpful option for you and your students. The interactive elements of Bitmoji will allow students to click through the Bitmoji to see assignments, documents, and websites. With its ability to digitize the classroom, Virtual Bitmoji classrooms are becoming the next best thing for educators. Educators all over are creating Bitmoji’s for their virtual classrooms that will incorporate animated fun for their students, and in turn, students have a more engaging online classroom experience. With Bitmoji you can even organize the images in your online classroom platform so that they hyperlink out to external sources. This blog will define what a virtual Bitmoji classroom is and provide you with some ideas on where you can go to gather ideas for your virtual classroom. Be sure to check out the link below to watch a youtube video that will show you how to set up your very own Bitmoji Classroom for free. 

Tags : Professional Development, Special Education, Classroom Management, Student HOTS


The 4 Most Frequent Misconceptions About Culturally Responsive Teaching

Posted on July 22, 2020

The 4 Most Frequent Misconceptions About Culturally Responsive Teaching

Tags : Professional Development, Cultural Responsive Teaching, Teacher Preparation, Differentiation, Student HOTS


How will American Schools safely reopen for the 2020-2021 School Year?

Posted on July 16, 2020

How will American Schools safely reopen for the 2020-2021 School Year?

Now that Schools have been given no option to reopen. the districts can choose to reopen using an alternative schedule. The 2020-2021 school year is quickly approaching, and many decisions are being made. Many express their concern and have been pondering the question, how will School Leaders ensure the safety of school personnel and students? With the new school year upon us after being closed due to the Coronavirus, policymakers, school leaders, and community leaders have just added another title to administrators, that of COVID-19 Monitor.  Administrators now have to keep individuals safe from contracting the Coronavirus.  This week’s blog will discuss preventative measures that schools can take and provide some tips for being proactive with your school’s plan. 

Tags : Insider, Teacher Preparation, Student Engagement, Classroom Management


Preparation Matters: How Yes, Inc. is Impacting Students on Day one in the Classroom

Posted on July 08, 2020

Preparation Matters: How Yes, Inc. is Impacting Students on Day one in the Classroom

  We sat down with Jamie Payne, a former Pre-K Teacher at SouthWest Prep Academy, to find out how Yes, inc.'s Educator Effectiveness Process (EEP) has helped teachers become an effective teacher on day one. 

Tags : SLI2019, Professional Development, Retention, Teacher Preparation, Teacher Evaluations