Capture Student Work with FreshGrade Education Platform

I’m a big fan of tools that help teachers stay organized – especially when it comes to student work. FreshGrade is an education platforms for teachers, parents and students. It gives teachers a place to organize student work and allows parents to see what their kids are learning in real-time. You can capture student work with this EdTech […]

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Google Teacher Tip: Blackline Master Search Tools

Earlier this year I attended the Hunterdon County EdTech Fest and had the chance to sit in a session led by New Jersey educator Bruce Reicher (follow him on Twitter here). He shared a handful of great Google tips for teachers and I absolutely loved this simple blackline master search tip. A blackline master is the […]

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4 Reasons to Start Using NetRef This School Year

Technology tools can sometimes cause distractions in the classroom. Even when teachers have created engaging lessons with technology, students can become distracted. NetRef allows teachers to personalize the Internet access for each student or classroom. This means they can pick and choose which websites they’d like students to stay on. Then they can stop students from accessing […]

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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! Teachers around the world are abuzz about the new announcements from Apple Education. This week Apple announced Apple Teacher. It is a new program that supports and celebrates educators teaching all levels and subject areas. What is the Apple Teacher program? The Apple Teacher program provides a self-paced learning […]

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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. It can help teachers get the 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 lets […]

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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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