Resources

Using Your Chromebook Trackpad

The trackpad, or mouse, on your Chromebook is a powerful part of your device.  With just the touch of your finger(s), you can perform many useful...

Teaching Tools: American Historical Association

Looking for some great lesson plans for your social studies classroom? This website from the American Historical Association has a wealth of examples...

Graph of the Week

Graph of the Week is a website created by teacher Kelly Turner. It's mission is compiling activities for math class that would encourage...

Google Chrome - Installing Extensions

This short video by Richard Byrne, the creator and author of the blog Free Technology for Teachers, demonstrates how easy it is to install extensions...

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...

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...

The Teacher's Guide to Flipped Classrooms

A 2014 study by the Flipped Learning Network found that 78% of teachers surveyed stated they had flipped a lesson and 96% of those that tried shared...

The Critique Protocol: Producing Quality Work

Students need to have access to quality feedback in order to produce quality products. While a teacher can provide much of that feedback, it is also...

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...

Public Vs Private: Publishing Student Work on the Web

Navigating the pitfalls of the internet is tough as a teacher. Most will agree that allowing students to share their work with others is important,...

The Social Studies Classroom with iCivics

Ever wonder what it would be like to run a Presidential Campaign? What better way to learn about the Electoral College than by trying to win states!...

ISTE Standards for Students

In 2016, the International Society of Technology Educators (ISTE) unveiled the new technology standards for students.  These new standards are...

Site Maestro For Google Sites Portfolios

Google Sites is an excellent tool that can be used in the classroom in a variety of ways. It can be used for content delivery, a tool for student...