What is Potty PD and Should You Start? – Easy EdTech Podcast 122

In this episode, I’ll unpack the term Potty PD if it’s new to you, or revisit it if it’s one you use all the time. You’ll also hear some strategies for making your own Potty PD, where you can find some ready-to-use posters, and why this might be something you’d like to start (or continue […]

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It’s happening! What it’s really like to be a member of my Easy EdTech Club – Bonus Episode

In this episode, you’ll hear what it is really like to be a member of the Easy EdTech Club, my special site for educators who want to make EdTech easier and take a deep dive into one new topic each month. You’ll hear the story behind the club, what members have access to each month, […]

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3 Organizational Tools for Teachers That Might Surprise You

How do you stay organized? If you are looking to revisit your organizational strategy, I have three tools to consider adding to your tool belt. In today’s blog post, I’ll share three of my favorite organizational tools for teachers. We’ll look at ways you can use them to stay organized this school year. The three are […]

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Back-to-School Posters to Promote School Safety

What is on your to-do list as you prepare for the upcoming school year? As a classroom teacher, I certainly had a long list of things to take care of, and finding posters to display in your school building or classroom might be on your list. If you’d like to cross this item off your […]

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5 Ways to Use Word Clouds in Every Subject Area – Easy EdTech Podcast 121

In this episode, let’s explore what word clouds are, how to make them, and ways to use them in every subject area. You’ll hear five ways to boost student engagement and increase participation throughout the school day. Using Word Clouds Why are word clouds useful? A word cloud shows off trends. For example, if you […]

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Turn Your Whiteboard Digital in Every Subject Area

How do you model ideas and empower student creators? This summer, I had the chance to take a look at two fantastic tools from Wacom. If you are looking to draw a quick visual to help students understand a concept, or want to give students space to personalize images or videos, these two tools have […]

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Augmented Reality Magazine for Students with STEAM Focus

How can you bring reading experiences to life for your students? There is an augmented reality magazine designed specifically with kids in mind. It’s called Brainspace, and it transforms short texts you find in a traditional magazine into interactive experiences for student readers. Augmented reality is powerful in the hands of students! When combined with […]

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Answers to Your Project-Based Learning Questions with Erin Murphy and Ross Cooper – Easy EdTech Podcast 120

In this episode, leaders from the educational world and co-authors of the new book Project Based Learning: Real Questions. Real Answers, Erin Murphy and Ross Cooper join me for a discussion on all things PBL. You’ll hear how you can empower your students with PBL and how their book will support your work every step […]

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Adobe for Education Summit: 5 Reasons to Join!

This July, the team at Adobe Education has put together a special three-day event, and you’re invited! The Adobe for Education Summit takes place this July and there is still time to register for this free event. It probably doesn’t come as a surprise that I love all things Adobe and am a big fan […]

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Fun-Filled Virtual Summer Camp for Kids

Are you looking for an engaging summer learning option for students? Many students have been invited to participate in summer programs at their school or district, but if you are searching for a virtual option, SplashLearn has you covered. From elementary English Language Arts practice to interactive math content, there is a lot to explore […]

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