Resources

Introduction to the TPACK model

The TPACK model for technology integration is a framework that identifies the knowledge teachers need to teach effectively with technology....

Getting Students to Model

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

Microsoft Office Mix & Powerpoint

From Microsofts website:'Office Mix is a free add-in for PowerPoint. It is a powerful tool that makes authoring and sharing of online lessons /...

Soundtrap Video Tutorials

If you've been looking for a student-friendly audio creation and recording tool that works on all devices, Soundtrap is your answer!  This...

Social Bookmarking With Students

Knowing how to research effectively, filter results, evaluate, curate, and organize internet resources is a valuable skill for students to learn and...

Creating Student Profiles in Epic!

This short tutorial will help guide you  to create student profiles in Epic!  Epic! is a free digital library for students and classroom...

Grades 6-12 Collaboration Rubric (CCSS Aligned)

This rubric, from the Buck Institute, helps teachers guide students in grades 6-12 to be effective collaborators in a project.  It can also...

Lesson Example: ESL Students Writing Stories

In this blog post, teacher Larry Ferlazzo, shares his unit for writing stories with English Language Learners. He graciously provides his lesson...

Produce: Kelvin Doe at TEDx

What happens when learners are allowed to be passionate and explore in the process of creation? We think it is best if we let Kelvin Doe explain....

Stop Motion Studio-Digital Animation

Creating animated videos is easy when you use Stop Motion Studio.  After you watch the video tutorial visit Stop Motion Studio and...

Listenwise: Curated Podcasts and Lessons for the Classroom

In a world where we have access to endless hours of digital content, both audio and video, how can educators bring students the very best of this...

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...

2 Ways to Give Feedback in Google Docs

Feedback is one of the most effective tools that a teacher can use to increase student learning. Giving feedback comes in many forms but it isn't...

Flat - Create a Music Score Online

This video will teach you how to use the online software, Flat, to create a new score from scratch or how to import a MusicXML or a MIDI file. This...