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Backflip into the New School Year

Coming back to school this year has caused me to rethink my entire pedagogy. Why? I have a unique opportunity and I know there is a better way (to teach). I teach at Lawrence Cook Middle School as a special educator in Santa Rosa, California. We are a developing community school. A community school is one […]

The 2015-2016 School Yearbook: Thanks for the EDUInnovation!

  The 2015-2016 school year was one crazy year! Here’s a collection of some of the highlights. Glad you were there to share all of the amazing EDU innovation with us. Have a great summer! See you at ISTE 2016! Booth #2732.    

Doceri + Apple Pencil+ iPad Pro: Like Butta!

Have you ever cut into butter with a warm knife? Slides right through, right? (like butta!) Using Doceri with the Apple Pencil on an iPad Pro feels just like that. Previous to the Apple Pencil and iPad Pro I was using Doceri on an iPad2 with a Jot Script stylus and I thought that was […]

Doceri + Minecraft = Math Engagement: Benjamin Cogswell 1.2

“Minecraft in the classroom is AMAZING!” states Benjamin Cogswell,  Teacher on Special Assignment (TOSA) for Alisal Union School District. He goes on to say, “There are so many teachable moments within this flexible learning environment. Constructing the setting of a book, mixing chemicals to understand science, and manipulating blocks to understand fractions are just a few […]

Kenny Bosch 1.2: Is Doceri a smarter choice than a SMART Board?

Recently Kenny Bosch, Doceri high school teacher wrote a blog post titled  Educators Embracing Doceri In it he describes how Doceri has replaced his colleagues’ SMART Board and why. Even Kenny’s administrator is exploring flipping the staff meetings. Click on the above link to go to Kenny’s full post. Below are highlights from the post. “I […]

Review of Doceri on iPad Pro: Is it worth it?

Why the iPad Pro? Recently I purchased the iPad Pro. One of the first apps I opened on the oversized iOS device was, of course Doceri. Previously, I purchased a wonderful (and expensive) stylus to help me make screencasts for my special education history/english/art classes. The stylus is the Adonit Jot Script 1. One selling point […]

My 2nd Teacher’s Aid in the room: Doceri

Today I had two students come back from a few days of being sick. Of Course they were behind. I am a middle school special educator with an art credential. My classes are social studies integrated with art. Every day we begin class with about 10 minutes of drawing. My drawing lessons are the first drawing […]

Teacher Feature: Kenny Bosch: 1.1

Recently Doceri Teacher, Kenny Bosch Flipped his Parent Teacher Conference made with iMovie and Doceri. It’s a great example of a teacher using technology to develop the parent/ teacher relationship. Kenny uses a Doceri screencast to front load his students’ parents with all the nuts and bolts of the class so he can give all meeting […]

Quick Fixes for Limited Issue Between iOS9 and Doceri

With Doceri release 2.1.9 , we have come across some issues with 64-bit iPads and Doceri (iPad Air and newer and iPad Mini Retina and newer). The issues are easily remedied with just a couple of steps. SP Controls is working on a more permanent fix with an update. Here are the quick fixes: Doceri […]

Welcome Back! Going Forward In The 2015-2016 School Year.

It’s back to school time and at SP Controls we are excited! This year’s going to be a bit different on The Freedom to Teach Blog. Usually, we highlight amazing things being created with Doceri from all over the world. We will continue to post Doceri instructional innovation. However, during the 2015-2016 school year we […]