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A Flipped Classroom in Action

In this video, Chemistry teacher Rachel Nixon explains to her students what "flipped" instruction means in her class and how that connects to student...

Personalized Learning: A Working Definition

Education experts and philanthropists have developed a four-part "working definition" to help clarify what it means to personalize learning for...

Designing Spaces for Learning

What does it look like when you design the classroom and student spaces to amplify learning?  See how Elizabeth Forward Schools energized the school...

An Introduction to Technology Integration

Why technology?  Students of today are creating using digital tools, not analog.  Learning is being connected and extended with the advance of...

Effective Elements of Blended and Online Course Design

The infographic visually lists and explains five aspects of effective blended and online course design.  As design is often overlooked or...

Visual Elements for Blended and Online Course Design

The infographic visually presents four specific aspects of creating a visually appealing and accessible blended and online course.  As visual...

Canvas Tutorial: Pages - Creation and Management

This video is part of the Canvas Video Guide for instructors.  The video linked here will provide a in-depth tutorial of how to create and manage...

Canvas Tutorial: How to Set a Front Page in a Course

This website is part of the Canvas Instructor Guide; this specific tutorial provides step-by-step directions on how to change the course home page...

Canvas: Create a Course Banner or Image Using Canva

This video tutorial demonstrates how an image or banner can be created and added to a Canvas page using a free online tool called Canva.  Adding...

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...

Sample Canvas Home Page Templates and Designs

Here you will see strong examples of Canvas templates and home page designs.  Use these images as a guide to help you design and produce your own...

What is Blended Learning?

Many teachers and administrators use the term "blended Learning," but they don't always seem to think it means the same thing.   Are you wondering...

The Benefits of Blended Learning

The benefits of blended learning are many, but it is sometimes hard to understand how it might benefit our own classrooms. Take a look at this video...

What is Flipped Learning?

In this video, a science teacher talks about his take on flipped learning and why it works for his classroom. His goal is to help create students...

Flipped Classroom: Student Perspective

The flipped classroom isn't a new concept. There have been numerous books, blogs, and examples of flipped learning in action for several years now....

Class Dojo Student-led Portfolios

Class Dojo has launched some great new features that allow parents and students to share the classroom experience. If you are already a Dojo user...

YouTube: Annotating Your Videos

If you are creating screencasts or recording your lessons in anyway then you are well on your way to being a blended learning expert. However, one...

What is Seesaw? An Introduction for Families

SeeSaw is an awesome tool for teachers and students to help connect learning to personal learning goals. It is also a great way to give alternative...

Using VoiceThread in Your Classroom

VoiceThread is a powerful tool that can help students in many ways.  Teachers can use it to deliver lessons, use it as a form of assessment, or have...

VoiceThread: Success for All Students

Need ideas on how to use VoiceThread with your students? This downloadable PDF article from Technology for Teaching and Learning has some great...