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

ToonyTool Free Cartoon Maker

The Fastest, Easiest Way to Make Cartoons Online – ToonyTool

The Fastest, Easiest Way to Make Cartoons Online – ToonyTool ToonyTool provides the easiest way to make single-frame cartoons online. It’s free, and doesn’t require...

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

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...

Gadgets

Best STEM Toys 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...

General

How to Recover Lost Files from a Flash Drive

Guide for Teachers: How to Recover Lost Files from a USB Flash Drive

Guide for Teachers: How to Recover Lost Files from a USB Flash Drive Guest Post by Jessica Carrell USB flash drives are very portable and...

  • Assistive Technology for Inclusive Learning
    January 1, 2017

    MacBook Assistive Technology for Inclusive Learning

    MacBook Assistive Technology for Inclusive Learning An introduction to assistive technologies built into the MacBook I’m not an expert on assistive technology, but I...

  • Top EdTech Picks of 2016
    December 27, 2016

    Top EdTech Picks of 2016

    Top EdTech Picks of 2016 The five most popular EdTech Picks of 2016. This year’s top posts feature a new twist on an old...

  • Best QR Code Scanner
    December 20, 2016

    The Best QR Code Scanner – i-nigma

    The Best QR Code Scanner – i-nigma Prior to this summer, I had always used whatever free QR code scanner had more than 3...

Learning Apps Gone Free

Learning Apps Gone Free - October 28

Learning Apps Gone Free – October 28, 2016

This Week’s Paid Learning Apps Gone Free Learning Apps Gone Free: Night Sky 4: A powerful astronomy app that enables you to identify constellations by...

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

Design Thinking Resources

Design Thinking – Reading Roundup

Design Thinking #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup Five handpicked  articles and posts from my virtual PLN about Design Thinking in the Classroom – inspiring innovation in education.

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

Open Multiple Tabs with One Click

How to Open Multiple Tabs with One URL and One Click

OpenMultiple Tabs with One URL and One Click – URL Extender urlext.net   It’s easy to save and share links, but I prefer the idea...

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...