Resources

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...

Flipgrid for the Math Classroom

As a math teacher, it can sometimes be a struggle to help students develop a deeper understanding of the math they are learning.  According to...

STEM: Design Technology Lessons

The NRICH: Enriching Mathematics website, published by the University of Cambridge, focuses on material that can enhance learning opportunities in...

Truth & Teaching Students How to Think

This blog post by Five-Star's Brad Fischer outlines the importance of critical thinking in today's busy, information-filled world. What does it mean...

Foreign Language News! TV5

Looking for a way to immerse your students in French culture? This website is a great place to visit. The TV5MONDE website is a French site that...

Getting Students to Connect

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

Sharing Student Resources Google Tone

Google Tone is a Chrome extension that allows you to share website and links directly with you students via sound. Yes, that's right. You don't have...

Reimagining Education with Drones

Drones are cool. Seeing things from a different perspective can be eye-opening and, even thrilling. How can we, as teachers, utilize this excitement...

A Flipped Classroom in Action

In this video, Chemistry teacher Rachel Nixon explains to her students what "flipped" instruction means in her class and how that connects to student...

Manipulatives in the Primary Classroom

We will warn you, this article is a little dense, but it is well worth the read if you teach math. In this article, Jenni Back from NRICH: Enriching...

Student Detectives: Explore in Action

If you are a Humanities teacher, you might be struggling with the idea of exploration in your classroom. Exploring is easy when you can blow...

Google Classroom: Alice Keeler's YouTube Playlist

Google Classroom is a powerful tool for any grade level and subject area.  Alice Keeler, a former high school math teacher and Google expert, has...

PyxisEDU: A Tour of "My Pyxis"

My Pyxis is personalization at its best! The My Pyxis menu allows you to set up Pyxis in a way that works best for you. Explore all of the menu's...

Infographics: Creative Assessment

This website by Kathy Schrock is a great resource for developing lessons and projects that will showcase infographics as a form of student...

Clean Up Your Gmail Inbox

It is the end of the school year, and your Gmail inbox might be looking like a mess. Watch this short video to learn about a few steps that could...