Resources

How Does Pear Deck Work?

In this video, you will see a teacher's and students' devices side by side, exhibiting how the teacher can control what students see. 

Ideas for Teaching and Learning About Fake News

Whether we like it or not, we live in a society where the term, “post-truth” has taken a firm grip on the way we determine the reliability of...

Ozoblockly Basic Training

Are you ready for students to begin learning Ozoblockly but you’re not sure how to get started? Check out this 30-50 minute interactive lesson for...

Formative Assessment: Plickers

Plickers is a free, powerfully simple tool that allows teachers to collect real-time formative assessment data without the need for students to have...

HyperDocs vs. Document With Links

A common misconception many people have when they first learn about HyperDocs is that it's just a document with hyperlinks.  In actuality, true...

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...

Lesson Example: Your Digital Trail

The Teaching Channel and Common Sense Media have teamed up to bring you this video about students' digital footprints. Here, you will get to see an...

Lesson Example: PBS Learning Media

Need lesson plans? Don't we all!One of the most difficult parts about being a modern teacher is curating your own classroom content. PBS Learning...

Safe Web Searching with Kiddle

Allowing younger students to explore the internet safely can be pretty daunting. There is a lot of information out there that many younger eyes...

Kami: Lesson Example for a Physics Classroom

Are you looking for clever ways to use Kami in your classroom? Watch this video tutorial for an example of how Kami can be integrated into a physics...

Kami: Google Drive Integration

Kami and Google Drive integrate seamlessly. Once you have the Kami chrome extension installed you are able to open PDF documents with Kami...

Great Sites to Embed in Pear Deck

14 Sites that are great to embed with Pear Deck! Why: When you embed a website into Pear Deck, your participants can stay in Pear Deck. A new...

Teaching Math With a Full Deck

Learn how to use a common deck of cards to create unique problem sets for your students that will promote productive struggle and help you focus on...

Edpuzzle Online Professional Development

Videos in the classroom have been around for decades.  Computers made viewing videos a whole lot easier, but even with YouTube it still isn't...

15 Common Mistakes In Using Cooperative Learning — And What To Do About Them

As educators, we know that students need to learn how to work with others, communicate effectively, and collaborate in various settings.  The...

Personalization 'Crash Course'

Personalized learning is a term that is widely used and misused in education.  As our culture becomes more and more personalized, education...

WeVideo for Education: Add and Share Media

Watch this video to learn how to add media for your video creations.For more assistance reference the following sections of The Educator's Guide to...

Getting Started with Epic! Guide

Create a classroom account for Epic! books. This is a free digital library for students and classroom teachers with thousands of books that can be...

Class Dojo: Everything You Need to Know

This video will tell you everything you need to know about Class Dojo. If you can spare 15 minutes your classroom will never be the same. Class Dojo...

Piktochart: Creating Infographics Intro

Piktochart allows students and staff to easily create beautiful graphs and dazzling infographics. In this video, the Piktochart team gives you an...