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Online Math Homework: Problem Solving with SOLVY

20 Sep

Online Math Homework: Problem Solving with SOLVYSOLVY is a totally free online math homework platform for students, teachers and schools.  With SOLVY students can access math problems that have been handpicked by their teachers.  Teachers can assign exercises for students based on their interest and needs. They’ll receive notifications when students require extra support based on their homework performance.

Online Math Homework: Problem Solving with SOLVYSOLVY can save teachers time, helping them use their time efficiently while providing a real world context for learning in the math classroom.  This web-based tool is accessible on lots of different devices.  Students can interact with a graphing tool and teachers can see student work for solving each problem to pinpoint any errors or misunderstandings.

SOLVY is now available for Algebra I. Learn more about by visiting their website!

Things to Learn – Study Tools for iOS

13 Sep

Things to Learn - Study Tools for iOSThings to Learn Study Tools was first created to help students with little or no keyboard skills study for Spelling Bees on their own.  This app lets children listen to the words to spell and write the answer on their iPad using handwriting or the keyboard. Families and teachers can participate in the process by creating the tests, recording voice for the pronunciation of the word or choosing from one of the 27 text to speech languages available.

Things to Learn - Study Tools for iOSThings to Learn is a great tool for elementary to high school students and it isn’t limited to spelling lists. Tests can be created for classic Q&A, multiple-choice or flashcards. Photos, videos and recordings can also be added to each question and/or answer in a test. As a bonus, students can choose from over 27 languages to hear questions read in the selected language.

Visit the Apple App Store to learn more about Things to Learn Study Tools!

Questbase Online Tool: Organize, Manage & Deliver Assessment

8 Sep

questbase_logoQuestBase is an assessment tool that lets teachers create online quizzes, tests and exams. Teachers can add their own questions, import them from external files, set options (for example, randomization, time limits, grading, etc.) then tests are ready to be taken by students. Results are available in real-time, allowing teachers to save time.  Math equations and formulas can be used, together with several other features, to build your exams.


QuestBase is not only a simple quiz maker, but an assessment software solution to organize your questions, manage your tests, deliver them and get quick results. Assessments can also be printed on paper, with random questions and answers. This year QuestBase was acquired by Fidenia, a leading Italian company specialized in social networks for the educational world.  In a few weeks, native apps for iOS and Android will be released, allowing teachers and trainers to deliver secure exams even via tablets.

Learn more about QuestBase quiz creator by visiting their website or try out a sample quiz!

LearnClick Online Cloze Test Creator

2 Sep

LearnClick Online Cloze Test CreatorLearnClick.com is an online quiz creator for educators.  Teachers can create fill in the blank activities like drag & drop quizzes by simply highlighting the words they want to turn into gaps.  LearnClick lets teachers design their own quizzes and easily share what they’ve made with students.

LearnClick Online Cloze Test CreatorAfter teachers create quizzes students answer with their own logins so teachers can view detailed statistics on student performance.  Teachers can also embed their quiz creations into a class website.  LearnClick includes automatic grading and an overview of given answers to help teachers save time.  With seven type of quiz questions and extra features like the ability to include multimedia and generate PDF files, LearnClick.com has options for lots of teachers.

Visit LearnClick.com to learn more about this online cloze test creator tool!


Edusight: New Standards Based Classroom

1 Sep

Edusight: New Standards Based ClassroomEdusight is a standards-based portfolio to help teachers document student learning with grades, notes, photos, and audio/video comments.  The new standards based classroom environment on Edusight allows you to quickly and easily track mastery across any set of standards for your students. You can choose any set of standards you want to work with for your class – including Common Core, Next Gen Science, and state-specific standards.

Edusight: New Standards Based ClassroomTeachers can even use the Edusight Notes for iOS app to document photos, notes, audio, and video of your students’ work, and tag it to specific standards. The result is a comprehensive portfolio for each student, showing which standards they’ve mastered, and which standards they still have to work on. Edusight has been working with thousands of K-12 teachers across North America over the past year to develop simple assessment tools.

Check out this video to see how Edusight works with teachers every day or visit their website to learn more!

Imakiku for Active Learning: Real-Time Student Response Tool

31 Aug

Imakiku for Active Learning: Real-Time Student Response Tool

When students are part of an active learning environment they participate in class and collaborate with each other.  Imakiku is a real-time student response web-based tool designed to increase active learning in your classroom.  The only thing a teacher and their students need is a smartphone, tablet, or laptop. With no extra devices or apps, classrooms can start to use Imakiku right away.

Imakiku for Active Learning: Real-Time Student Response ToolImakiku lets students quickly answer your questions and view the responses and comments of their classmates in real-time.  Used by over 300,000 students, this tool can work with students in Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) classrooms, or learning environments where students have access to a variety of devices.

Imakiku is free for everyone until 12/31/2015 and ClassTechTips.com readers can use the promotion code 20150408_MQPDUAJFMQ to extend this offer until 3/31/2016.

Visit to Imakiku.com to learn more!


Chronicle App: Confer, Collect Data & Collaborate

30 Aug

Chronicle: Collect Data & Collaborate with this Customizable Grade BookChronicle is an iOS app for teachers that includes tons of features for busy educators.  Perfect for Reading and Writing Workshop conferring notes, Chronicle can be used to capture multiple images, videos, and audio recordings within a note.  This helps teachers easily provide meaningful feedback and document student growth.  Chronicle can be used to share student achievements and intervene to meet the individual needs of students.

Chronicle: Collect Data & Collaborate with this Customizable Grade Book

An integrated grade book can be used in any subject area where teachers are recording student progress.  Chronicle’s traffic light system helps teachers track unit goals, formative assessments, report card descriptors, and more.
Chronicle comes with many customizable features, including the option to link to Common Core State Standards.  Chronicle also promotes schoolwide collaboration since it gives teachers the ability to pass meaningful data from one year’s teacher to the next.

Watch a demo of Chronicle or visit the Apple App Store to learn more!


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