Assessment

Give Your Students a Voice with Flipgrid

Give Your Students a Voice with Flipgird — Guest Post by Nicole LaFave

Give Your Students a Voice with Flipgrid We’ve all had them: that one student who just won’t contribute to class discussions (I’ve even taught...

Communication

Parent Teacher Communication Rockstar

Become a Parent-Teacher Communication Rockstar

Become a Parent-Teacher Communication Rockstar Bloomz.net While teachers recognize the importance of effective parent communication, we never seem to have enough time for it....

Content Creation

Mind Map - Text 2 Mind Map

The Easiest Way to Create a Mind Map – Text 2 Mind Map

The Easiest Way to Create a Mind Map Text 2 Mind Map Quickly Make a Mind Map Text 2 Mind Map is a free...

Featured App

Apples Best Apps of 2016 in the Classroom

Apple’s 10 Best Apps of 2016 Include Some Great Apps for Education

Apple’s Best Apps of 2016 in the Classroom Apple’s Top 10 Apps of 2016 feature four that could prove helpful in the classroom. These...

Flipped Classroom & Blended Learning

How to Make Your Video Lessons Effective

How to Make Your Video Lessons Effective with EDpuzzle

How to Make Your Video Lessons Effective with EDpuzzle Lecture is a Poor Use of Instructional Time, But… More and more teachers are now willing...

Gadgets

A Chromebook I Can Recommend (Finally!)

A Chromebook I Can Recommend (Finally!) With so many different Chromebooks on the market, it’s hard to know which one to buy. Few have...

  • Best STEM Toys 2016
    December 12, 2016

    5 STEM Toys Under $25

    Nick’s Picks for Educational Toys 2016 Tech Toys, STEM Toys, and More As a tech coach and consultant, I get to check out the latest...

  • Best Tech Toys Under $50
    December 11, 2016

    5 Tech Toys Under $50

    Nick’s Picks for Educational Toys 2016 Tech Toys, STEM Toys, and More As a tech coach and consultant, I get to check out the latest...

  • Best Educational Toys of 2016
    December 10, 2016

    Nick’s Picks for Educational Toys 2016 – 5 Tech Toys Under $100

    Nick’s Picks for Educational Toys 2016 Tech Toys, STEM Toys, and More As a tech coach and consultant, I get to check out the latest...

General

Classical Music for Studying - Free Apps

Classical Music for Studying – 7 Free Apps

Classical Music for Studying 7 Free Apps Classical music for studying? The research might surprise you. The Mozart Effect, the idea that classical music...

Learning Apps Gone Free

Learning Apps Gone Free - March 23

Learning Apps Gone Free – March 23, 2017

Paid Learning Apps Gone Free March 23, 2017 Learning Apps Gone Free Today’s learning apps gone free: AP U.S. History 5 Steps to a...

Management

How to Copy Folders & Subfolders in Google Drive

How to Copy Folders & Subfolders in Google Drive Copy Folder Copy Folder is the easiest way I know to copy folders and subfolders...

Presentation Resources

Flipped Classroom - UTC

Don’t Flip Out About Flipping Your Classroom – 2016

Don’t Flip Out About Flipping Your Classroom Links and Resources from my sessions at Upstate Technology Conference 2016 Remove Lecture 6 Ways to Create...

Reading Roundup #TeachDifferent

Mindfulness in the Classroom

Mindfulness in the Classroom – a #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup

Mindfulness in the Classroom – a #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup A look at the potential benefits of integrating mindfulness in the classroom. Get practical techniques...

Review & Study

Quizlet Live

Quizlet Live – a Live, Multi-Player Classroom Review Game

Quizlet Live Quizlet.com Quizlet has long-been one of my most frequently used study and review tools.  The online flashcards and quiz games have been...

Sharing Content

How to Create Multiple QR Codes at One Time

Bulk QR Code Generator – How to Create Multiple QR Codes at the Same Time

Bulk QR Code Generator – How to Create Multiple QR Codes at the Same Time QRExplore.com From scavenger hunts, to a QR Code Jenga set,...

Social Media

Create a YouTube Channel for Your Class

Create a YouTube Channel for your Class! — Guest Post by Nicole LaFave

Create a YouTube Channel for your Class! Guest Post by Nicole LaFave In my first year of teaching, I’d spend hours each week gluing...

Student Response Systems

Simple Formative Assessment - Plickers

Simple Formative Assessment with Plickers

Simple Formative Assessment www.Plickers.com Formative assessment has become easier with the introduction of so many engaging formative apps and websites. I remember my enthusiasm years...

Video Tools

Video Clips to Identify Bias, Propaganda, Rhetorical Devices

Use Video Clips to Identify Bias, Propaganda, Rhetorical Devices, and More

Use Video Clips to Identify Bias, Propaganda, Rhetorical Devices, and More ClipChoose ClipChoose is a quick and easy way to share and compare YouTube...