We have state and national content, professional and technology standards, skill sets and curriculum guides. You can add and view standards from your locker and match standards to any lessons or projects you create. We have recently added some new national standards:
21st Century Skills
IRA/NCTE Standards for the English Language Arts
Instructional Design Competencies
Interstate New Teacher Assessment and Support Consortium Standards (INTASC)
ISLLC (Standards for School Leaders)
National Board for Professional Teaching Standards
National Standards for Quality Online Teaching (iNACOL)
Now you can drag and drop any of the links or
widgets up or down instead of clicking move one at a time. You can
customize the sidebar of your public blogs by adding links and
embedding widgets. Go to your Blog Home to the T-Shirt icon to
customize your sidebar.*
This is the way we used to edit the sidebar.
You can still add links by clicking Add Links and adding the title and the URL. The way we used to have it is clicking on the up or down arrows to move items one at a time.
each item is in a box where you will be able to click on a box and drag
and drop an item up or down as far as you ... more...
Team managers can now provide even more focused support to their team
members by using our new team reporting tools. You can see who is using
what tools, how often, and view by each team tool or by each member. Bring up a
report and send messages to team members right from that
report. We added an At-A-Glance chart that gives you activities in a
bar chart by date plus you can compare activities by different dates.
Here is a video made by eCoach Ken Bakken about how to make a simple website in My eCoach using the Universal Builder. In the video he goes through the basic steps of setting up the website, adding categories and content to the pages, embedding video, and changing the template.
ILPs ensure a successful coaching program. Currently our ILPs are available to all My eCoach members and work best if the user is part of a team with an eCoach who can provide ongoing feedback. ... more...
Our November contest asked people to become fans of our Facebook Fan Page. We had some great response and randomly chose 4 lucky winners:
Diane Chen: A copy of FableVision's Animation-ish
Cathy Keck: $25 Amazon.com gift card
Bobbi Kurshan and Ann Lumm: Individual Lifetime Memberships to My eCoach
Missed out on the contest but want continual updates? Facebook is free to join. Once you have an account, go to this link
and click on "Become a Fan" on the top. Then tell your Facebook friends
by going to our Fan Page and clicking on "Suggest to Friends."
What is EETT? EETT is a 2-year grant. A minimum of 25 percent of the total grant award must be spent on
that provides teachers with the
capacity to high-quality professional developmentintegrate technology effectively into curricula and instruction to promote student achievement. more...
How can My eCoach help? If
you have EETT funding or are going to apply for other educational grant
funding, then write My eCoach into your grant. Our services directly
match EETT (and other) grant requirements and have been successful in
similar programs worldwide. ... more...
Leadership Coaching Scholarship Apply 11/20/09 through 12/31/09
Do you have a coaching program where your literacy, math, or technology
coach needs an online community and support to supplement their
face-to-face coaching? We are offering a coaching scholarship to one school or district that includes:
virtual training for one coach to become the eCoach
lifetime memberships for the eCoach and ten teachers