Identifying the Best EdTech Tools for Your School – Bonus Episode with Teq

In this episode, I’m joined by Joseph Sanfilippo, Director of eLearning at OTIS for Educators, to discuss how to identify the best EdTech tools for your school.  You’ll hear Joseph share advice and recommendations for educators so they can make the most of the EdTech that is out there and available to them. Best EdTech […]

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Level Up Your Lessons with Bite-Sized eLearning Courses

Are you interested in using video content in your blended or flipped classroom? The bite-sized eLearning courses from Rumie can help you access engaging content to share with students. You can share social media-style content in your classroom to go beyond a traditional classroom experience. This platform can save you time as you create and […]

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Use Digital Videos for Assessment and Engagement with Screencastify

There is a new version of the popular tool Screencastify that I can’t wait to tell you about today. If you’ve joined me for a webinar or workshop this year, you know I often talk about the power of video. Video tools can give students more ways to share their learning. Video can also make […]

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How to Use Tech Tools to Stay Connected with Families with Amber Peterson – Easy EdTech Podcast 130

In this episode, educator Amber Peterson joins me to discuss how to use technology to stay connected with families. You’ll also hear about how to use digital tools to build a community and establish a sense of belonging for caregivers. Listen to the podcast episode on your favorite platform: Apple Podcast App Google Podcasts Stitcher […]

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Unlimited Digital Signage for Your Entire School

What does messaging look like in your school building? If you are looking for a new way to share information this school year, digital signage is worth considering. In this blog post, we’ll look at ways unlimited digital signage can support your communication goals this year and a popular resource. There are lots of reasons […]

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Movies for Every Subject Area: Creating Active Learning Through Film

Film is a powerful medium for storytelling. If we’re anything alike, you’ve laughed, cried, and maybe even yelled out in surprise when watching a movie for the first (or one hundredth) time. How can you create active learning through film? Active learning experiences ask students to think deeply, discuss, and make connections as they watch […]

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Save Time Supporting Student Readers with BOOKR Class

How can you make reading a habit for children? Giving students access to engaging stories and carving out time for students to dive into text is one way. There is a great platform for student readers that helps teachers save time and give students access to engaging reading material. In today’s blog post, I’ll share a […]

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How Teachers Can Tap into Intellectual Curiosity

If you’ve spent time in a classroom with students of any age, you know that questions can pop up throughout lots of different conversations. But how can we help students, especially our youngest students, build a sense of wonder about the world around them? How can we help tap into intellectual curiosity as students explore […]

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How to Help Students Better Navigate Digital Spaces [EdTech Essentials Spotlight] – Easy EdTech Podcast 129

In this EdTech Essentials Spotlight, I’ll share tips on how to help students better navigate digital spaces that come straight from my new book. You’ll hear about the role of student consumers, the different types of media students come across in digital spaces, and favorite resources to help students build skills as navigators. Navigate Digital […]

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A Communication Hub for Schools with Family Engagement Tools

How do teachers, students, and families stay connected at your school? With so many different ways to share information, sometimes communication channels can feel all over the place, and critical updates can get lost in the shuffle. Earlier this year, the team behind Pronto reached out to me to share their communication hub for schools. […]

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