Resources

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...

10 Ways to Use Nearpod

"The app is ‘web-based’ and is accessible on a ‘log in’ basis. This means that you can access your Nearpod account through any device that...

Power Up Your Parent Communication

Parents are a great asset in many ways, but communication with parents can be overwhelming and time consuming. Are you being proactive or reactive to...

Lesson Example: TeachingHistory.org

Looking for great resources for social studies? Look no further than teachinghistory.org. This site is a clearinghouse for lots of great resources...

Critical Thinking Math Lessons

Getting students to Think Critically does not have to be boring anymore! This website by Robert Kaplinsky features a collection of real-world and pop...

Google Classroom: Posting Assignments

There are lots of ways to use the assignments features inside Google Classroom. It is one of the most flexible parts of Classroom. This video is...

Google Classroom: Training Center

Five-Star is an official training partner with Google, and we love their products! The Pyxis Team has developed numerous trainings for Google...

Spring 2018 ISTEP Security - IDOE

Released on March 29, 2018 for the Spring 2018 ISTEP testing cycle, here is the Indiana Department of Education's  Spring 2018 Corporation Testing...

Google Science Fair: Highlights

This video showcases finalists from the 2015 Google Science Fair.  The students put a voice to their work and experiences as participants in the...

A Case for Curiosity

Curiosity is a the heart of student exploration, and learning as a whole. Ainissa Ramirez, in this article from Edutopia, makes a case for keeping...

Digital Compass in the Classroom

Digital Citizenship is a struggle for many teachers and schools, but it doesn't have to be. Digital Compass, a FREE resource from Common Sense Media...

Canvas: Assignment Creation

The following resource is from the Canvas Video Guides for Instructors.  It is a detailed explanation of how to create assignments in Canvas...