Guest Post · Tips & Tricks

3 Effective Ways To Use Student Timelines In Your Classroom

The current generation of students are known as technological learners because they apply computer and technology skills to learning and problem-solving. With Bloomz timelines students can upload data to create a digital portfolio. I’ve combined the technology standards from ISTE Standards for Students with the general content area standards from Common Core State Standards to outline three ways… Continue reading 3 Effective Ways To Use Student Timelines In Your Classroom

Featured Article · Guest Post

Student Agency Over Learning #ISTE17LEARNING

Two questions were raised at the International Society for Technology in Education conference. Having received my education at Heritage University in Toppenish, Washington I uphold the constructivist learning theory.  Contrary to instruction where students passively acquire knowledge from lectures, constructivism asserts that learning is an active process based on personal experiences and interpretations of the environment.… Continue reading Student Agency Over Learning #ISTE17LEARNING

Featured Article · Technology · Uncategorized

Fast and Easy Mother’s Day Gifts to Send to Moms in Bloomz

Did you imagine you can use Bloomz to help students celebrate Mother’s Day? Yes, we know Sunday is almost here, so even if your students have already created a gift or card, you can have them take a photo of it and share it on their student timelines/portfolios to be published the day of. Now,… Continue reading Fast and Easy Mother’s Day Gifts to Send to Moms in Bloomz

Guest Post

Digital Portfolios: Capturing Student Learning and Progress

With minimalism and tiny houses being a trend, it makes the most sense for elementary teachers to utilize a digital portfolio for student work. Millennial parents are on the rise and a digital portfolio is much like the Facebook timeline or Instagram feed. The documents will always exist, are easily accessed with a link, and… Continue reading Digital Portfolios: Capturing Student Learning and Progress

Announcements

Streamlining Student Timelines/Behavior Management Access

We’ve listened to your feedback and made some small, but important, changes to make the app easier to use and help you find the things you’re looking for faster. Now, for desktop and Android apps, we’ve added a few tabs with easy access to your class’ Behavior, Attendance, and Timelines. Before this change, these were on… Continue reading Streamlining Student Timelines/Behavior Management Access

Announcements · Technology

Now Live! Your Guide to Behavior Management from Bloomz

Completing our previously announced additions to our app in time for the new school year, today Bloomz is proud to add major new functionality to its award-winning parent communication app: Behavior Management. Behavior Management is Bloomz’ new feature that allows teachers to share student conduct reports with parents in real time, while reinforcing positive habits… Continue reading Now Live! Your Guide to Behavior Management from Bloomz

Announcements

Now Live! Discover Student Timelines from Bloomz

Update: Student Timelines is now available in all Web and iOS and Android Phones! As previously announced, Bloomz is adding major new functionality to its award-winning parent communication app in time for the new school year, including student-led portfolios and behavior management. Today, we are excited to announce that Student Timelines are now here! This new… Continue reading Now Live! Discover Student Timelines from Bloomz