Resources

6 Ready to Go iPad Centers

For ReviewCenters can be very effective in the elementary classroom for allowing both individualized instructional time and leveled learning. If your...

Create Podcasts on the Chromebook Using Sound Trap

If you're ready for your students to move beyond consuming digital media and start producing their own, podcasting is an easy way for students to...

Using Video Effectively in the Classroom

The key to having students engaged and thinking is to have them be active and reactive to the material. Video is a great tool for doing those things....

11 Ways to Use Symbaloo in the Classroom

Symbaloo is a creative way to keep bookmarks organized all in one spot, visually. We often think of bookmarks as places that we want to get back to...

#Connect in 3 Minutes

INTRODUCING AWESOME 8 LEARNING OPPORTUNITY #1: CONNECTAt Pyxis we believe that giving students the opportunity to Connect means allowing them to...

Find Lesson Plans With Educade!

Ideas for great technology rich lessons are not always easy to come by. This video will show you how to get some inspiration with the website...

Working with MuseScore

This video will introduce you to the program MuseScore. If you are looking for a way to create, print, and play sheet music digitally, this is an...

Blogging is the New Persuasive Essay

So often students view writing as a form of punishment; getting them to write an essay can be like pulling teeth.  However writing skills,...

iPad App: Book Creator

Book Creator is an app that lets you create interactive multimedia iPad books. Students can share these books electronically so others can read them....

How to Organize Your Google Keep

Google has created an excellent way to get organized and share important information with Google Keep. It has been around for a while, but now it is...

Canvas Conferences: Record Lessons Using a Virtual Whiteboard

Canvas Conferences gives teachers the ability to differentiate instruction and  extend the learning environment for students.  This feature...

Microsoft: OneDrive Basics

More FREE could storage! Microsoft has produced a cloud-based storage solution that is very similar to Dropbox or Google Drive. You can create Word...

iNACOL: National Standards for Quality Online Courses

This resource is a collect of standards designed to provide a set of quality guidelines for online content, instructional design, technology...

Setting Up Chromebooks for Administering Tests (Kiosk Mode)

Need a way to keep students from cruising around the internet while they are testing on the Chromebook? This video will show you how to set up, and...

Assessing Student Video Creation

Creating a digital story involves lots of elements, making it tricky to assess the video without considering all that came before the final product....

itsLearning: Using the Planner

Using the itsLearning Planner feature allows teachers to have all kinds of flexibility when creating lessons. Now you can schedule when you want...

Setting Up Blogger for Students

Blogger is a fantastic tool for students to document their learning journey, connect their learning, or share evidence of their work.  The difficult...

Expanding Classroom Discussions with TodaysMeet

If you've ever led a fishbowl activity, Socratic Seminar, or a simple classroom discussion and just a few voices dominate, than TodaysMeet is...