Nominate an Inspiring Educator for SMART’s Give Greatness Contest

It doesn’t have to be Teacher Appreciation Week to celebrate the inspiring educators in your community! The folks at SMART are hosting a special contest to recognize educators from around the world. They know how educators make a positive impact in the lives of their students, so this contest is titled “Give Greatness.” The team […]

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Coding in the Classroom with CoderZ

How can educators incorporate coding in the classroom? The team at Intelitek have developed a platform for students learning how to code. CoderZ can help students build a foundation for computer science. This tool lets middle school and high school students work at their own pace both inside and outside of the classroom. CoderZ is […]

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15 Ways to Use Book Creator for Reading Responses

Are you looking to energize and elevate reading responses in your classroom? Well, I am so happy to have partnered with my friends at Book Creator to make a special ebook just for you! This free ebook is full of ways to use Book Creator for Reading Responses. I know you’ll find ideas for how […]

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Can an app spark student curiosity? Curiosity in the Classroom

Regular readers of this blog know I love the phrase tasks before apps. So when talking about curiosity in the classroom, can there really be an app or website that answers the question in our title: Can an app spark student curiosity? Like most digital tools and online resources for students, it all comes down […]

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Harness the Power of Goal Setting + Reflection with Sown To Grow

How can you empower students to become growth-oriented, self-driven learners?  The team at Sown To Grow has found that the practice of goal setting, self-tracking, and reflection helps students discover their best learning strategies and enhance their academic outcomes.  They’ve made several improvements to the platform since my review last summer. They also received powerful […]

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Online Video Lessons and Virtual Classroom from Study.com

Are you looking for online video lessons for your students? The team at Study.com has created an online platform and virtual classroom to share thousands of resources with students. With Study.com students can access quality videos and assessments with each lesson. Tteachers can keep resources organized and ready for differentiation. Virtual Classroom Study.com has a […]

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Video Tutorials for College Students from Clutch Prep

I love multimedia resources that provide engaging, informative content for students. Earlier this month the team at Clutch Prep reached out to share their platform. It is full of video tutorials for college students. In addition to these video study resources, Clutch Prep also includes review material for different college-level topics making it useful for […]

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Adobe Spark Activities for Elementary Students

Creation in the classroom is essential at every age. All students have stories to tell about their learning. I’m so excited that the Adobe Spark creation tools are now available for students under 13 years old. From math and science to reading and writing activities, there are lots of ways for students to create a […]

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4 Ways to Create Super Readers in Your Classroom

Reading is an essential part of the school day all year long. As you prepare for the end of the school year, this is a fantastic time to try out a new tool. You can energize your independent reading time, and set up your students for summer reading success. MoxieReader can create Super Readers in […]

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Interactive Whiteboards and Blended Learning Stations

Over the past few years, I’ve had the chance to visit schools with access to a wide range of digital tools. Some have a tablet for each student to use throughout the school day. Others may have a handful of laptops or Chromebook computers, or an interactive display mounted on the wall. Last month I […]

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