8 Must-Try Coding Websites & Apps for Students

Coding websites and apps place valuable resources in the hands of students. With mobile and web-browser based tools, students of all ages can explore computer science. As you think about your goals for the school year, how can you incorporate coding into your instruction? Maybe you’ve decided to carve out a part of the school […]

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Apple Teacher Program: Self-Paced Learning and Badges

This has been a big week of Apple announcements! No matter how you feel about headphone jacks or the Apple Watch, teachers around the world are abuzz about the new announcements from Apple Education. This week Apple announced Apple Teacher a new program created to support and celebrate educators teaching all levels and subject areas. What is the […]

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4 Special Features of Teacher Resource OpenEd

Looking for free resources? OpenEd is an open educational resource library for teachers. It contains videos, games and formative assessments from across the Internet all in one place. With this totally free tool, teachers can search for educational resources by subject and standard. This makes it easy to find just what you’re looking for whether […]

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5 Reasons to Try ClassTag This School Year

It’s the first week back-to-school for many students here in New York City. So I’m excited to highlight a favorite family engagement tool that’s perfect for the start of the school year. ClassTag is a family engagement platform that helps teachers communicate with parents. This tool can break down communication barriers with families and help you keep […]

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Apperson’s Back-to-School eBook: 50+ Tips, Tools and Resources

Ready for back-to-school? The Apperson Back-to-School eBook provides more than 50 tips, tools and resources to help teachers get the 2016-17 school year off to a strong start. This totally free eBook was put together by the team from Apperson. If you haven’t heard of them before they are the creator of academic and social-emotional […]

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9 Reasons to Try Repl.it Classroom Coding Curriculum

Ready to take coding to the next level? Repl.it Classroom is targeted at skilled high school or higher-ed computer science teachers that are able to create their own coding curriculum and automatic grading programs. This website is perfect for teachers who have experience with coding and want a better way of organizing their curriculum. Repl.it Classroom was […]

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Universities of the Future Education Festival

Are you interested in seeing change in higher education? I love sharing special events from around the world. Whether you are able to join on-site or follow along with the hashtag, there will be plenty to learn from at The University of Buckingham’s first higher education festival. Taking place September 8th and 9th, the festival has put […]

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Monitor Student Progress with Kiddom Personalized Learning Platform

Back-to-school is here! Kiddom is a personalized learning platform that helps teachers monitor student progress and a great tool for starting off the school year. I featured Kiddom on my site earlier this summer after watching a demo to get a feel for it in action (schedule a demo.) Kiddom is a free platform that uses data on […]

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9 Ways to Get Every Student Tweeting… Even in Kindergarten!

Are you making learning experiences authentic for students? Twitter is a powerful tool for teachers. I’ve used it to connect with teachers around the world, discover new teaching strategies, and share my favorite resources. Earlier this year I shared the Evolving Educator Team’s 140 Twitter Tips for Teachers a fantastic book for teachers looking to master […]

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Fall Webinar Series from PresenceLearning: Results Matter – Closing the Achievement Gap

Webinars are a fantastic way to learn new content The folks at PresenceLearning are kicking off a new fall webinar series, Results Matter – Closing the Achievement Gap. The series’ first webinar, Results Driven Accountability: Where Were We? Where Are We? Where Do We Go Next? will be led by RDA expert Dr. Alan Coulter on Tuesday, September […]

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