Resources

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,...

Macat Critical Thinking Video Library for Students

Critical thinking is about being able to ask questions, gather multiple pieces of information, and then synthesize it into your own worldview. This...

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...

Forcing a Copy in Google Docs

You have many options when sharing a Google Doc you've created with others.  Frequently, we want to share a Doc with our students, but we don't...

Pear Deck Introductory Webinar

Learn the basics of Pear Deck with this introductory webinar. 0:00 - Get students logged in 1:43 - Learn what Pear Deck is all about 2:54 -...

Destination Modern Art!

Understanding modern art isn't always the easiest task. However, it can be one of the best tools in getting students to think about meaning and to...

Google Earth: 1st Grade Geography Lesson with Google Earth (Technology Integration)

This video from David Lee EdTech shares a geography lesson for 1st Grade Students using Google Earth. David Lee even includes some of the great...

Quizizz: Have Students Make a Quizizz

Empower your students and allow them to create a quiz within Quizizz! Read this article which gives a detailed explanation of how students can become...

Twitter: In 60 Seconds

This quick video will introduce you to Twitter in just 60 seconds!  As you watch this video you'll be introduced to:Why you might want to use...

Lesson Examples: Google SketchUp

No matter how awesome a tool is, how a teacher utilizes that tool to create learning experiences is the most important. This is also the most time...

Flipgrid: Creating a MixTape

You can showcase student voices with the new MixTape feature in Flipgrid. Watch the video for a quick demo on how to create a mixtape to share out a...

Getting Students to Produce

The Pyxis team has created a document that will give you some tips on how to create new opportunities for your kids to produce during learning. This...

Evo How To: App

Ozobot Evo is great to use with or without a device. Using the App is a bit more functional. It allows a user to drive their Evo straight from the...

Dispelling Myths About Blocked Sites

Be in the know about CIPA so you can guide the website filtering in your schools.  Follow along in this news article as they interview the former...

OzoBlockly Getting Started Checklist

If your students are ready to start programming their Bit or Evo using OzoBlockly, but could use some guidance their first time through, then start...

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...

Strategy: Pass the Problem

This classroom teaching strategy is great for getting students to collaborate. The University of Oklahoma's K20 Learn site is full of great teaching...

Canvas Content Pages

In this short video, the CanvasLMS team provides useful tips to creating the most effective and student-friendly Canvas content pages. In this...

#Collaborate in 3 Minutes

INTRODUCING AWESOME 8 LEARNING OPPORTUNITY #6: COLLABORATEAt Pyxis, we believe that learning occurs when we discuss our ideas with others.  We also...

What is Your Learning Style?

Individual learning style is the customary way you approach a task.  Often confused with Intelligence, the computational power that you use to solve...