The National Professional Development Grant was developed through San
Francisco State University (SFSU) aimed towards professional
development and implementation of instruction for English Language
Learners. My eCoach will be the web-based component to help implement
this program so curriculum, program information, and communication can
be done virtually. SFSU faculty and students will be working with
teachers from San Francisco USD, Palo Alto USD, Santa Clara COE,
University of San Francisco, University of Santa Clara, and San Jose
State University. My eCoach members will soon be seeing ... more...
Over 200 teachers, (including many K-12 science teachers), will soon be
part of the newly-formed Accomplished Teaching and Collaborative
Leadership Community, a team within My eCoach for National Board
Certified Candidates and Support Providers. National
University created this online learning community so candidates will
have the tools, resources,
people and support materials available to them, anywhere at
anytime. If you are interested in registering with National University
to join this team, contact Ronarae Adams at email@example.com.
My eCoach members will be able to see the wonderful ... more...
New eCoaches and eTeachers have set up some fantastic teams for the upcoming school year. Class teams include up to 40 of their students and are a great way for the class to work together, share, receive information, schedule events, and communicate. A few of the teams:
Village of Excellence Academy, Charter School in Tampa, FL
Travel & Tourism Academy at Oak Grove High, San Jose, CA
Russ Knopp’s eKids team & his sixth grade class, Waitsburg, WA
San Diego COE, AB430 training in multiple teams with hundreds of new principals
As part of each newsletter, we will be sharing new communities and ... more...
We’ve been busy updating and streamlining our inside member pages. Once you login as a member, you will notice:
We have new icons for our home page and our left hand navigation bar.
There are new color choices for your "look and feel" under your settings.
We also changed our navigation bar on top to have more links and information. Some of these links will take you to a new window to the outside non-member pages where you can view examples, read updated FAQs, and learn more about the numerous features and tools of My eCoach.
Take a moment to look around, enjoy our new appearance,
Teachers can now set up Class Teams as an eTeacher for up to 40 students per team for the calendar school year right in My eCoach. This gives their students access to all of the features in My eCoach. Students can create team blogs where they can share links and resources, participate in confidential threaded discussions, create, co-author, and publish websites, presentations, and surveys, and use a secure messaging system.
A new team eTeachers are setting up are eKids Class Teams. This is where the eTeacher manages either a Generation Yes team or other types of student techies. These eKids learn ... more...
just launched our new team tools, making team management and navigation
so much simpler!
As a team member, you now have an organized place to
find all of your teams’ work, materials, and information. As an eCoach,
you now have more editable options, preferences, and space in your
private team. This includs the ability to add, edit, drop and drag tabs, view your team members as friends on the sidebar, add text boxes, embed box, and any team tool, and drop and drag any of those on the tab page. eCoaches can now place the content for their teams and courses right on the team page and ... more...
Last Comment By robert groves July 31, 2009 -- 02:24 PM
My eCoach and HyperStudio of Software MacKiev, will announce their
partnership at the June 2009 National Educational Computing Conference
(NECC) in Washington D.C. Created by Roger Wagner, The My eCoach -
HyperStudio partnership provides an exciting way to extend classroom
learning by creating, sharing, collaborating, and publishing
interactive projects created with HyperStudio 5 to the Internet using a
safe and supportive online learning community. Certificate eCoaches
will be providing training on HyperStudio and manage an online
community for HyperStudio users.
Congratulations Barbara on receiving the Top Online Educator award from Surf Aquarium!
My eCoach CEO/President Barbara Bray was recently honored the Top
Online Educator award in recognition as an esteemed leader in
technology and learning. Barbara was awarded this honor in hope that
through the celebration of her work, other educators will be inspired
to embrace technology as a tool for transforming their classroom into
an environment where all students can be successful.