8 Ways to Incorporate Technology into Your Classroom

How can you use digital tools to enhance teaching and learning at your school? Recently I partnered with the folks at Voyager Sopris for a webinar titled “8 Ways Teachers Can Incorporate Technology in the Classroom.” If you scroll down to the bottom of this post, you’ll find a link to the on-demand recording of […]

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Teacher Tech Tools for Ditching Sticky Notes

I don’t know about you, but I am constantly updating my organizational routine. This means I’m always on the hunt for a new tool to help me stay organized. From cloud-based calendars to new ways to think about to-do lists, I love finding tips and tricks for keeping my tasks under control. Need some sticky […]

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Mobile-Friendly, Meaningful Family Engagement from PowerMyLearning

Do you struggle to engage your students’ families? You’re not alone. According to this national survey, even though educators know family engagement is important many schools find it challenging to effectively implement it. I had the chance to check out a fantastic family engagement tool from a nonprofit organization that is committed to supporting educators, […]

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Sayin’ It Sam Speech and Language App

Earlier this year, the developer of the Sayin’ It Sam iPad game reached out to share their new iPad app she launched in the Apple App Store. Sayin’ It Sam iPad game is an iOS app designed to promote speech in early language learners, children with autism, and children speech impairments. This speech and language […]

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10 Tips for Using Social Media to Tell Your School’s Story

From Instagram to Twitter, social media has a powerful way of connecting users from around the world. But how can you start using social media platforms to tell your school’s story in local and global ways? As you think about all of the wonderful things happening at your school this year, you have stories, images […]

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Free Webinar: Designing Rigorous Learning in a Tech-Rich Classroom

What does it look like to design rigorous learning experiences in your classroom? How can these experiences become “tech-rich” and high-quality? Well, I’m super excited to partner with the folks at McGraw Hill for a totally free webinar later this month to explore this very topic! Titled “Designing Rigorous Learning in a Tech-Rich Classroom,” this […]

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How To Share Spark Video with Flipgrid

Are your students creating movies in your classroom? This year I’ve spent time working with teachers across the country to discuss the power of movie-making in the classroom. Students can capture their learning and show what they know through video. It’s a powerful medium for students of all ages and a perfect way to level […]

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KudosWall Discover a Search Tool for Competitions and More!

Last year I featured KudosWall, an online tool for students, families and educators. With KudosWall, users have access to an online resume builder as well as an online portfolio. The team behind this robust online platform has just released a few updates you’ll want to check out. Their new search tool for scholarships and competitions […]

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FunKey Plug-and-Play STEM Learning Tools

What does STEM learning look like in your school? ype ofhe team at FunKey have developed fantastic resources for students and educators. You might already be familiar with STEM learning tools like the Makey Makey. FunKey has a handful of affordable plug-and-play products for STEM, science, invention, physical computing and coding. STEM Learning Tools The FunKey […]

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4 Ways Facebook Groups Can Transform Your Teaching

Over the past year or so I’ve found myself using Facebook in an increasingly different way than in the past. Instead of using this social media platform to post pictures from a vacation, or comment on an update shared by a friend or family member… it’s become a source of professional learning. Is there such a […]

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