Resources

Add A Pin to Historypin

Historypin, the user-generated archive of historical photos, videos, and audio recordings, is an excellent tool to connect students to historical...

Collaboration in Action

This video builds on the concepts established by Edutopia in the Pyxis resource, Collaborative Learning Builds Deeper Understanding.  All...

Google SketchUp for Beginners: Part Two

Google SketchUp is a 3D modeling program built for architects and designers. If you are just starting with your exploration of SketchUp, we...

Animoto: Creating Your First Video

Need an easy way for you or your students to make videos? Better yet, do you need a great alternative to traditional presentations and assessments?...

Google Chrome Bookmarks

Bookmarking a webpage is a great way to easily find that page later.  However, it’s not so easy to find that page later if you have several...

Visualization of Information: David McCandless

In this TED Talk, David McCandless explores the idea of how we look at information. Information by itself really isn't all that powerful until it is...

Flat - Google Classroom Create an Assignment

If you are looking for a way to have your students compose music online, then Flat.io is for you! This video will show you how to create a...

10 Ways to Use Technology in ESL Instruction

Providing effective instruction for ALL of your students can be a challenge, but technology tools can be instrumental in reaching the students who...

Teachers & Student Privacy Online

Letting your students use online programs in your classroom can be a little scary sometimes. Even though there are lots of filters and protection in...

MobyMax Social Studies

The MobyMax Social Studies curriculum lets students explore concepts in history, geography, economics, and government through cognitive skill...

PowerPoint: Adding Videos

Did you know you can embed YouTube videos into your PowerPoint presentation? Microsoft makes it easy to use high-quality, engaging videos that will...

Canvas Overview

This video from the Canvas Video Guide for Instructors series gives a basic overview of how to navigate through the Canvas LMS as an instructor.  It...

Record Music With UJAM Software

There are lots of programs out there for recording music and producing final compositions. However, many of them are not free and require more...

What is Book Creator?

What is Book Creator? Maybe you have heard about this awesome tool that allows students and teachers to create ebooks on any device and share them,...

10 Ways to Ignite a Learning Fire in Your Classroom with Adobe Spark

Check out this great resource from Holly Clark's The Technology Infused Classroom blog on how to use Adobe Spark in your classroom. Holly gives...

Strategies for Asking Better Questions

This video, by Thoughtful Learning, will show you some examples of question techniques to get the process of inquiry started. Have you tried any of...

Technology Integration Matrix (TIM)

The Technology Integration Matrix (TIM) illustrates how teachers can use technology to enhance learning for K-12 students. This model is a bit more...

iPad App: Book Creator

Book Creator is an app that lets you create interactive multimedia iPad books. Students can share these books electronically so others can read them....

Digital Bytes in the Classroom

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

#Reflect in 3 Minutes

INTRODUCING AWESOME 8 LEARNING OPPORTUNITY #2: REFLECTAt Pyxis we believe that learning occurs when teachers allow students to be curious and...