Tag: OneNote Class Notebook


How I made OneNote Class Notebook the most versatile tool in my classroom

With this being my first year at a new school, I started exploring many platforms that I could use to set up a completely paperless classroom. I was looking for a platform that would allow me to communicate with students, administration and parents. It would have to allow real-time, class collaboration, oh, and it would have to let me give assignments, grade them and be super... Read more


How to personalize math with OneNote Class Notebooks

After looping up to fifth grade with my fourth graders, I wasted no time in figuring out their strengths, weaknesses, gaps, and interests. I knew these students as if they were my own family and I wanted to make this year even better than the last. Math has always been a passion of mine, but it's a subject that so many students hate. Knowing that, of course, makes me the... Read more


How to make adaptive learning activities in OneNote

Like many other educators, I fell in love with OneNote after using it in my class. Drawn into the endless possibilities and instant access to my work, and that of my students, I started simply by taking notes and sharing content with my class. Eventually, I grew into creating lesson plans and using it as a simple diary, so students would know what we had covered in each... Read more


Extra Credits: Some notes on paperless penmanship from a school leader

Rob Dickson (@showmerob), who directs instructional technology for Omaha Public Schools, shares his experience as a daily note taker who has moved himself and his district into a digital world with OneNote: Writing notes is not bad - I still do it, just differently. It is how I retain knowledge more efficiently. But having this analog process creates barriers. Think about... Read more


How OneNote is key to learning in my music classroom

There is a notion among music educators that our courses are some of the most difficult to merge well with technology in the classroom learning environment. School music classes are traditionally performance-based, with the primary learning goal hinged on a student improving their individual instrument play in the context of a large ensemble. In this blog post, I would like to... Read more


OneNote in higher education: The ultimate tool for teaching, advising, and administration

About four years ago, with prompt from a dean at my university, I began offering online courses in the Classical Studies Program, where I teach and serve as director. My program was one of the first to offer online classes in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, which was a surprise to many, especially given the reputation of Classics programs for teaching dead... Read more