Resources

5 Steps to Better School/Community Collaboration

There have been many links found between the involvement of a school's local community and the achievement of its students. There are many factors...

Blogging in the Classroom Infographic

If you've ever considered blogging with your students, you know what a lengthy process it can be to think through all of the benefits, possible...

Student Choice Leads to Student Voice

This article from Edutopia gives us a look into why student choice is an important part of the learning process. Giving students some power over...

VoiceThread Collaboration

This resource is a real world example of how powerful VoiceThread can be. This entire project is an example of a Pass the Problem type strategy where...

15 Ways to Use Flipgrid in the Classroom

Maybe you've been hearing about this new tool and iPad app called Flipgrid that empowers students to share, reflect, and collaborate through video...

MobyMax Phonics Blending

With the MobyMax Phonics Blending module, students learn how to blend phonemes together to create words. Join MobyMax Professional Development...

Lesson Example: Social Studies Tools

EDSITEment is a website dedicated to the teaching of Humanities. It's also a wealth of knowledge and resources for any teacher. This resource links...

Google Cardboard & Titans of Space

This is an awesome example of how virtual reality can be used effectively in the classroom. In this video, you will be lead through the app, "Titians...

New Tools, New Thinking

It isn't enough to use new technology tools in the classroom.  Marc Prensky argues that we must also change the way we think about education before...

A Study on Praise and Growth Mindsets

The idea of a Growth Mindset was proposed by Carol Dweck and she continues to champion that in many fields today. As teachers, we love to celebrate...

Using Canvas Modules to Personalize Learning

In this short video, the CanvasLMS team explains how to use Canvas modules as a tool to personalize student learning.  By using various Canvas...

Canvas Tutorial: Create an Assignment with a Google Document

FOR REVIEWIf you're a Canvas user but still love the collaborative power of Google Documents, you can combine both of these technology tools to...

Computer Science With Google CS First

Google is a leader in the field of computer science, and they are providing many of their resources to our students. Here is what Google has to...

MobyMax Writing Workshop

In the MobyMax Writing Workshop module, students are guided through each step of the writing process from rough draft to final project while...

Why Do We Still Lecture?

What does a lecture have to do with collaboration?That's a great question! There are many techniques that have been used for centuries in medicine...

Khan Academy: Peer Tutoring

The beauty of Khan Academy is that it allows the flexibility necessary for students to work at their own level. With the reporting...

Learning Styles Explained

Knowing your individual learning style and your preferred learning mode can help focus your learning and study time.  VARK research describes...

Digital Tools for UDL

Explore the interactive "thinglink.. to find free technology tools that can be used for Universal Design for Learning (UDL) guidelines in all...

YouTube Search Filters

With over a billion users watching, creating, and using YouTube each day, it can be really overwhelming and frustrating trying to find the "perfect"...