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Co-Teaching with Bloomz

Co-teaching comes in many forms such as team teaching, one teach one support, or parallel teaching. Co-teachers can set up a Bloomz page so that both teachers communicate with parents from one account. To start, visit the Bloomz support center to invite your co-teacher to your class. Just follow these quick and simple steps: Tap on All… Continue reading Co-Teaching with Bloomz

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Individualize your Bloomz Banner and Mascot

Teachers know that rearranging the classroom activates minds and increases engagement. This is also true for your digital classroom, and here are two ways you can do this: Set your Bloomz homepage apart with intention and design. Seasonally switch your class banner and mascot this year. To start my year I made a banner on… Continue reading Individualize your Bloomz Banner and Mascot

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Introduce Yourself With A Video

With Bloomz you have the technology to create a warm welcome to your class with a video introduction. A personal and powerful first impression can be long-lasting. Teachers know that before we even start teaching our students will have already made some decisions about us. You can set the tone for the upcoming school year… Continue reading Introduce Yourself With A Video

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Celebrate Student Birthdays on Bloomz

Birthday celebrations are an important part of the classroom. In my class I want to let the birthday child know how cherished they are and how the world is better because they are in it. We walk down memory lane with photos, funny stories, and a treat is provided by families if they desire. The… Continue reading Celebrate Student Birthdays on Bloomz

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Tips for Getting Parents to Join Bloomz

Meet the teacher day can be chaotic with families dropping off supplies, introducing nervous new students, or filling out paperwork. Some teachers find themselves engaged in important yet lengthy one-on-ones with families. How do we connect with everyone to make sure they sign up on Bloomz at the beginning of the year? A solid first… Continue reading Tips for Getting Parents to Join Bloomz

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Proving Professional Development with Bloomz

Bloomz offers a multitude of ways in which to engage in professional development.  If you are using Bloomz with your class you are receiving a hands on experience in the fast growing field of technology in education. Your principal or director should know about your professional development! What I’ve learned from utilizing the mobile app and… Continue reading Proving Professional Development with Bloomz