Resources

K-2 Teamwork Rubric

This rubric, designed by the Buck Institute for Education, can be used specifically with K-2 students to help guide and assess their ability to...

Pear Deck for Google Slides Add-On

If you love Google Slides, then you are going to really dig the Pear Deck add-on now available for Google Slides users!  Using this add-on, teachers...

Google Slides: Interactive Activities

Most people think of using Google Slides as a presentation tool.  But really, you can use Google Slides for so many creative purposes.  In...

WeVideo for Education: Intro to Projects

WeVideo has 3 types of projects; personal, collaborative and shared. Learn their differences and when to use each one. Watch this video to introduce...

Thinking in Action

In this video, you will see teachers demonstrating questioning techniques and speaking about the value of questions in their classroom. The important...

Bloom's vs. DOK

In this video, Ferdi Serim discusses the overlap between Bloom's Taxonomy and Depth of Knowledge.  He bases the information off the Cognitive Rigor...

Canvas Tutorial: How to Set a Front Page in a Course

This website is part of the Canvas Instructor Guide; this specific tutorial provides step-by-step directions on how to change the course home page...

WeVideo for Education: Benefits and Quick Intro

WeVideo is a video editing platform that supports multimedia, screencasting, green screen, voice recording, and student collaboration. This video...

Pear Deck Power-up

Pear Deck Power-up is a free extension that allows you and your students to play embedded videos, animations, and GIFs through Pear Deck. Get the...

Google Slides: Live Closed Captions

Google Slides now has a feature that uses your device's built-in microphone to record your voice as you are lecturing and creates live closed...

Learning Through Reflection

This resource is a chapter from the book Learning and Leading with Habits of Mind, edited by Arthur L. Costa and Bena Kallick which has been...

3-Tiered Approach to Interventions

Response to Interventions (RtI) is a multi-tiered approach to student interventions that offers early identification and support for learning and...

Khan Academy: Make Coach Recommendations

Khan Academy isn't just for teaching Math anymore. You can now find lots of resources for almost every subject. Most importantly, as a teacher, you...

Google Forms: Locked Mode in Quizzes

Thanks to a recent 2019 update, teachers can now use locked mode in Google Forms to keep students focused and distraction-free during tests and...

Rotating Objects in Google SketchUp

This tutorial from MasterSketchUp.com explores different ways to rotate objects within a SketchUp design. It sounds easy enough, but there are some...

Creative Commons Guide for Copyright and Fair Use

It might seem like any photo we want to use for a cool lesson or project is just a Google Search away, but that isn't really true. If we are adhering...

Viewing Your Students as Producers

Giving students the opportunity to create something original is an important part of the learning process. This article from the Center for Teaching...

Reflection Strategy: 3-2-1

When students reflect, they are looking at their own learning experience in order to make sense of it and to identify what steps are needed in the...

Bloom's Taxonomy Revised

This quick overview describes the revised Bloom's Taxonomy model with concrete student and classroom examples.  Lacy McEwen is a secondary level...

Class of the Future: A Student-Created Video Showcase

Can you imagine what the classroom will look like in the near future?  A team of students from the Class of 2015 created and produced a video to...