Teacher Tools

JotForm Report Builder for Virtual Learning Environments

How are you collecting data this year? Collecting information from students and families and keeping data organized is often a challenge. There is a special tool you can use to teach in a classroom setting or participating in distance learning initiatives. JotForm Report Builder transforms data collected from forms into presentation-ready reports.  Regular readers of […]

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Distance Learning Professional Development from TechLX

What does your summer plan for professional learning look like? Next month, the team at TechLX is hosting a special course for educators. This distance learning professional development opportunity starts next week and runs throughout August! Professional Development for Teachers This two-hour professional development training is hosted by TechLX. The focus is on “Succeeding with […]

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The Values of Being an Adobe Creative Educator

Are you looking for a new way to stay connected and find strategies to bring into your classroom? Whether you’re teaching remotely, in a hybrid model, or in a traditional classroom this year there is a new program design for educators. It’s for educators who are passionate about creativity in the classroom. In this blog […]

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A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Easy EdTech Club – Easy EdTech Podcast 071

In this episode, I’ll take you on a behind the scenes look at my Easy EdTech Club, a space to access special resources to support the work you do as an educator. You’ll also hear how the Easy EdTech Club can help you save time, help you stay focused, and bring ideas into your classroom. […]

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How To Create Mini-Courses for Students

How do your students like to learn? In both face-to-face classrooms, and remote learning environments, videos are a powerful medium — especially when they are short and sweet. In this blog post, I want to tell you about a free tool that lets you create mini-courses for your students featuring video content. Regular readers of […]

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Free STEM Professional Development Opportunity for Teachers

What does your professional learning plan look like this year? If you are looking for a community of educators and no-cost digital resources, there is a new opportunity you’ll want to check out. The team behind TGR EDU: Explore has a free STEM professional development opportunity for teachers! TGR EDU: Explore gives educators tools and […]

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5 Things You Might Not Know About Adobe Spark

Have you used Adobe Spark with your students? If you’re passionate about creativity in the classroom, you’ve probably heard of the Spark tools. They make movie-making, website creation, and graphic design possible for students. Regular readers of the blog know that I love the Spark tools and often feature them on my site. Ben Forta […]

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Create Engaging Activities for Your Online Classes Using Raptivity

How can you create activities that engage students during online classes? Making sure that students are interested in and excited about the content you share is essential. You can create an environment for online learning that is visual, engaging, and fun. Earlier this spring, the folks at Raptivity reached out to me to share two […]

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Take Action from Conversations with Top Education Leaders

This year a new podcast came on the scene at the perfect time to help educators find inspiration, tackle big ideas, and take action. Education Today is a new podcast featuring conversations with top education leaders. They’ve gathered guests from across the industry to help listeners get a better understanding of the issues and trends […]

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How to Use Adobe Spark to Make TikTok Videos

Have you thought about creating TikTok videos? I’ve had a lot of conversations this spring about TikTok. It’s a platform full of short videos and the past few months I’ve posted EdTech tips on TikTok. So today I wanted to share a strategy with you to make TikTok videos… one that doesn’t include your killer […]

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