Teaching Tips and Techniques

For a more advanced understanding of how to teach with Exploros, review these articles

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Class Set Up and Assigning Learning Experiences

Reading Groups (Differentiated Article Complexity)

Which learning experiences have reading groups, how to set them, and what students will see based on their defined group
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In-App Learning Standards Mapping

Subscribed teachers and their students can see the relevant learning standards and breakouts for each scene in OER experiences.
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Student Feedback

Toggle (on or off) student-facing feedback for auto-graded responses
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Using the Experience Dashboard Progress View

Some teaching tips for checking student and class progress
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Posting Exploros Assignments in Google Classroom

Two methods
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Posting Exploros Assignments in Canvas

For classes imported from Canvas Courses, Exploros assignments automatically post to Canvas.
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Experience Cards

Get a quick understanding of a master by viewing the information on the Experience Cards.
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Small Groups

Some experiences are pre-designed for small group work, in which students collaborate, discuss, analyze, and answer questions together.
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Teacher-Controlled Navigation

Each time you change scenes on your device, all student devices are moved to the new scene as well.
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Single Sign On (SSO) Best Practices

Tips for setting up student accounts properly
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Class Size Limit

Exploros suggests a class size limit of ~30 students, and this is why...
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Guiding a Live Learning Experience

Gates (and Advancing from Scene to Scene)

With gates, you can control lesson pacing. Keep the gate locked while you emphasize key points or address misconceptions.
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Using Google Translate and Text-to-Speech

Browsers support text-to-speech, and by adding the Google Translate extension you can easily translate lessons to 100 languages
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Entering, Editing, and Deleting Posts

After submission, posts can be edited or deleted by you or the student who submitted it.
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Auto-Graded Assessment Elements

Elements with pre-defined answers to close ended questions like multiple choice, drag and drop, and fill in the blanks.
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Recognizing Share Settings

Identify the different possible share settings required by input elements.
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Identifying Who Submitted a Post

Exploros identifies who submitted a post with a thumbnail containing a profile image, student initials, or the small group’s number.
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New Post Indicators

Let's you and your students know when a new post was submitted to a discussion wall.
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Real-Time Quiz Grading

Watch student performance live using the Responses Dashboard
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