Assessment

Looking for a Free, Quick Rubric Maker-

Looking for a Free, Quick Rubric Maker?

Looking for a Free, Quick Rubric Maker? Quick Rubric QuickRubric.com A Simple Rubric Maker If you’re looking for a quick and easy way to...

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

Transform Your Sketches with AutoDraw

An Online Drawing Tool That Makes Everyone an Artist – AutoDraw

An Online Drawing Tool That Makes Everyone an Artist AutoDraw AutoDraw.com Teachers have so many assignments that ask students to demonstrate learning through drawing....

Featured App

Accessibility Apps for Inclusive Learning

iPad Accessibility Apps – Level The Playing Field

iPad Accessibility Apps – Level The Playing Field The iPad’s built-in accessibility features are amazing for empowering all learners. Here’s a round-up of iPad...

Flipped Classroom & Blended Learning

Creating Interactive Lessons for Blended Learning and the Flipped Classroom

Creating Interactive Lessons for Blended Learning and the Flipped Classroom Updated for 2017 – Links and resources from my workshops and presentations on Blended...

Gadgets

The Best Headphones for Kids

The Best Headphones for Kids

The Best Headphones for Kids I’m often asked for advice on the best headphones for kids. Not just the best headphones for kids —...

  • February 16, 2017

    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...

General

3 Must-Read Books for Teachers

3 Must-Read Books for Teachers

3 Must-Read Books for Teachers With so many good choices out there, I wanted to narrow my list of must-read books for teachers down...

Learning Apps Gone Free

Learning Apps Gone Free - May 11

Learning Apps Gone Free – May 11, 2017

Paid Learning Apps Gone Free May 11, 2017 Learning Apps Gone Free Today’s learning apps gone free: an incredibly popular storybook app, a fun...

Management

Share Files the Easy Way

Transfer Files the Easy Way – No More Emailing Attachments – with dropittome

Transfer Files the Easy Way – No More Emailing Attachments – with dropitto.me What’s the Easiest Way to Have Someone Send You a File?...

Presentation Resources

Ignite Student Voice with Flipgrid

Ignite Student Voice with Flipgrid

Ignite Student Voice with Flipgrid Free Access to Flipgrid Classroom Get FREE access to Flipgrid Classroom through September 30, 2017 with promo code NICKLAFAVE....

Reading Roundup #TeachDifferent

All Kids Need Recess Everyday. Especially those who "misbehave."

Recess – #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup

Recess – #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup All kids need recess, everyday. Especially those who “misbehave.” It has always baffled me when teachers use a form of...

Review & Study

Make Bingo Cards -- Play Online

Make Your Own Bingo Cards – Print or Play Digitally

Make Your Own Bingo Cards – Print or Play Digitally Bingo Baker BingoBaker.com Here’s a new twist on an old review game. The classic...

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...