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101+ Epic QR Code Tips, Tricks and Hacks for Teaching and Learning

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Sunday, November 29, 12:45–1:30 pm PST (Pacific Standard Time)
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Curating Evidence Using Wakelet

Kristina Holzweiss  
People's Choice winner. Engage and empower your students with QR codes. From assessments to exit tickets, games to independent learning, augmented reality to hands-on activities, QR codes make learning accessible and fun. You will learn how to embed and use QR codes generated by web tools and create your own.

Audience: Teachers, Professional developers, Library media specialists
Skill level: Beginner
Attendee devices: Devices useful
Attendee device specification: Smartphone: Windows, Android, iOS
Laptop: Chromebook, Mac, PC
Tablet: Android, iOS, Windows
Participant accounts, software and other materials: Participants should have a QR code scanner app or extension installed.
Topic: Online tools, apps & resources
Grade level: PK-12
Subject area: STEM/STEAM, Computer science
ISTE Standards: For Educators:
  • Use technology to create, adapt and personalize learning experiences that foster independent learning and accommodate learner differences and needs.
  • Foster a culture where students take ownership of their learning goals and outcomes in both independent and group settings.
For Students:
Empowered Learner
  • Students use technology to seek feedback that informs and improves their practice and to demonstrate their learning in a variety of ways.
Additional detail: Session recorded for video-on-demand
Related exhibitors:
Mackin Educational Resources
, Wakelet
, WeVideo, Inc.

Proposal summary

Purpose & objective

Participants will experience a variety of ways that QR codes can be used to gamify lessons, empower students, engage families, celebrate learning. They will be able to design ways to incorporate these ideas in their classrooms, and brainstorm new ways to use QR codes to support their curriculum.


Introduction to what QR codes are (2 minutes)
Examples of where to find automatically generated QR codes - Buncee, Flipgrid, and Wakelet (2 minutes)
Practice creating and modifying QR codes with (2 minutes)
Learn about 101+ ways to use QR codes in the classroom with (19 minutes)
Brainstorm how to implement QR codes in their curriculum (5 minutes)

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Kristina Holzweiss, Syosset High School

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