New Ways Teachers are Using Soundtrap Collaborative Music & Podcast Tool

Have you tried this yet? A few months ago I watched a live demo of Soundtrap. This collaborative music and podcast tool is being used by teachers and students around the world. Soundtrap is a web-browser and tablet friendly tool for education that puts powerful audio recording options in the hands of students of all ages. […]

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Complete Survey = Enter to Win a $25 Amazon Gift Card

Earlier this year I had the chance to watch a demo of Ormiboard. I was super impressed by this teacher tool that gives educators the power to create their own interactive presentations for students. Even better, Ormiboard lets teachers take content they’ve already made – like Interactive Whiteboard lessons – and convert it into a personalized […]

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5 Classroom Activities for the NEW Video Feature in Spark

It’s here! This year I’ve shared some of the reasons I love Adobe Spark. I’m so excited that they’ve just released a new video feature for Spark Video. Now, users can add videos to their Spark creation instead of just still images, icons and text. When you open up Spark Video there is now the choice to […]

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10 Special Features of LivingTree Family Engagement Solution for Schools

I’ve had the chance to check out a fantastic family engagement tool that offer schools a solution for parent communication. LivingTree uses the technology teachers and parents have access to on a daily basis to make it easier to stay in touch. They’ve designed a tool that addresses the challenges classrooms, campuses, and districts face when […]

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6 Reasons Bloomz Video Tool Can Energize Parent Communication

Looking for a new way to engage parents? The video tool from Bloomz is a fantastic choice for teachers who want to share information with families. If you haven’t heard of Bloomz before it’s a fantastic mobile and web app that connects teachers with parents. Teachers can communicate and keep families up-to-date all year long. The video […]

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Let’s get social. Finding what you need just got easier.

Need help finding the best EdTech tips, strategies and tools for your classroom? I’ve been working hard this year to make it easier to find “just-right” resources for your classroom. You might love a mix of tweets with lots of different ideas, or you might want to go to one place to find exactly what you […]

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Education Podcast Spotlight: House of #EdTech with Christopher J. Nesi

This year I’ve been hooked on podcasts and I’m excited to share a terrific education podcast you’ll want to check out! Christopher J. Nesi is a New Jersey educator and host of House of #EdTech. With over 70 episodes in the archive, House of #EdTech covers topics related to education technology that are definitely of interest […]

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8 How-To Tips to Energize Your Classroom with EdTech in 2017

The new year is a natural time for us to reflect on our current practices and make plans for the future. This year I’ve been focusing on sharing ideas for teachers that help them get started with new technology tools. Although I think it’s still important to curate favorite apps and tools for other educators, […]

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10 FREE Book Creator Webinars for Teachers

This year I’ve had the chance to team up with the awesome folks at Book Creator! This app is one I use with educators all across the country. When I visit schools to talk to teachers about reaching all of their students, creating dynamic learning experiences, and connecting students to authentic audiences, I love sharing […]

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11 Last Minute, Tech-Friendly Teacher Gift Ideas

The countdown is on! If you’re looking for a last minute gift idea for a tech-friendly teacher here are eleven hand-picked options to explore. This list includes a range of choices from tools for teachers using tablets in their classroom to books from a favorite Corwin series. Do you have a favorite tech-friendly teacher gift idea missing from this […]

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