ClassHook Helps You Safely Use Videos in Your Classroom

Thanks to the advent of video streaming, the hassle of dealing with VCRs and DVDs to show movies and television in class is a challenge of the past. It is still important to make sure that the video content you share with students is appropriate for your classroom. This is especially true with the ease […]

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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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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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Free Webinar: 8 Ways Teachers Can Incorporate Technology in the Classroom

Is technology integration in your classroom meaningful, sustainable and scalable? Next week I’m joining the folks at Voyager Sopris to share strategies for technology integration. On Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 4PM ET, you’re invited to a totally free technology integration webinar for educators, “8 Ways Teachers Can Incorporate Technology in the Classroom” (click here […]

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Woot Math Polls: Formative Assessment for the Math Classroom

What does formative assessment look like in your classroom? As a classroom teacher, I knew how important it was to hear from students in the midst of a lesson. This “check for understanding” would drive my instruction. I recently had the chance to talk to the creator of an awesome formative assessment tool for the […]

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Simple Assessment Feature from Otus Learning Platform

The team at Otus has revamped a popular feature. It makes creating assessments easier for teachers using their robust learning platform. After hearing lots of feedback from current users, they made a change. Otus decided to make a simple assessment feature. Now every teacher could easily create their very own assessments to use within Otus. […]

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Forefront Success Management System: Actionable Insights from Assessments

How does math data in your school and district stay organized? Do you have collaborative conversations around math assessments with your colleagues? The team at Forefront Math takes classroom assessments and lets schools use them as district-wide common assessments. They have a straightforward, easy-to-use digital math assessment platform. A few weeks ago I had the […]

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