Resources

iPad Apps for Student Reflection

Are you using iPads in your classroom? If so, you probably know what an awesome tool it can be for producing student work. But, are you leveraging...

UDL Embedded in Educational Laws

CAST is a nonprofit organization that has been instrumental in shaping the National UDL Task Force and embedding Universal Design for...

Google Drive: Advanced Tricks

Time to level up! You might know your way around Google Drive, but do you know these tricks? Take a look at some advanced maneuvers and see if you...

Infographics: How to Do Research

Research is a key step in gaining knowledge about any field. In this video, the professional marketing team at Vertical Measures outline some great...

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...

Innovative Learners 8 Opportunities

The word "innovative" is quickly becoming a buzz word in education, but what does it mean to be an Innovative Learner?  The formal and informal...

Lesson Example: A Creator's Right

This lesson example from Common Sense Media provides a fun activity for students to produce some original work and have a discussion around...

Google Slides as HyperDocs

If you love using Google Slides, but are looking for innovative uses of this powerful tool, look no further than this blog post by Lance Yoder,...

Google Forms: Self-grading Quizzes

In this video tutorial by Richard Byrne, author of the blog Free Technology For Teachers, demonstrates how easy it is to set-up and use Google Forms...

Self-assess With Kahoot!

Ever use a Kahoot! survey? This video will walk you through using the survey as a way for students to reflect on their own learning. The #reflect...

Create a Collection in Historypin

Historypin, the user-generated archive of historical photos, videos, and audio recordings, is an excellent tool to connect students to historical...

Model the RIGHT Behaviors in Your Room

A common misconception is that modeling classroom behavioral and process practices is not teaching. Teacher and author Michael Linsin disagrees. In...

UNPUBLISHED: Digital Tools for UDL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...

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...

Google Expeditions Virtual Field Trips

This video will give you a look at Google Expeditions from the teacher's perspective. As the teacher you can lead students through lots of different...

Office Lens: Immersive Reader for SPED

This video provides an overview of Microsoft's Office Lens app. It is available on many different devices, including devices that are running Google...

MobyMax Phonics Blending

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