distance learning

On-Demand Hands-On Gamified Career Training for Students

This post is partnership with Circadence. All opinions are my own. What does it look like to use gamified career training during distance learning? I connected with the team at Circadence earlier this year, and I’m excited to tell you about their platform. From independent study opportunities for students to cybersecurity and computer science electives, […]

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My Favorite Items for Teaching and Learning at Home – Easy EdTech Podcast 079

In this episode, you’ll hear about some of my favorite items for teaching and learning at home. You’ll also hear about some tips for upgrading your at home set up including low-cost items that help productivity and organization. Listen to the podcast episode on your favorite platform: Apple Podcast App Google Play Stitcher Spotify Items […]

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5 Ways to Kick Off Your Next Zoom Call – Easy EdTech Podcast 078

In this episode, I’ll share five activity ideas to kick off your next video call with students or colleagues. You’ll also hear about some favorite tools for building community and sparking conversations. Listen to the podcast episode on your favorite platform: Apple Podcast App Google Play Stitcher Spotify Kick Off Your Next Zoom Call Set […]

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Distance Learning Essentials: A Quick Guide – Easy EdTech Podcast 077

In this episode, I’ll give you a preview of my Distance Learning Essentials: Quick Reference Guide from ASCD. You’ll hear some tips, strategies and resources to make your distance teaching and learning efficient and effective. Listen to the podcast episode on your favorite platform: Apple Podcast App Google Play Stitcher Spotify Distance Learning Essentials So […]

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AI-Based Grading App That Saves Teachers Time

This post is in partnership with Bakpax, all opinions are my own. What do grading and feedback look like in your face-to-face or virtual classroom? As a classroom teacher, reviewing student work took up a big chunk of my time. Having a clear understanding of where students were at and what they were struggling with […]

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How to Use Augmented Reality in Distance Learning

Have you thought about using augmented reality in distance learning this year? In this blog post, I’ll take you through strategies for using this powerful supplemental resource to support student learning at home. As we’ve seen this past year, there are ways to transfer some learning experiences to at-home environments, but this is hardly a quick […]

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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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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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Free eBooks for Kids with Assessments and Vocabulary Support

Are you searching for free eBooks for kids? The team at AmEnglish has you covered with adaptive assessments, vocabulary support, and so much more! Through the end of the 2020-21 school year, their distance learning resources are completely free for teachers and schools. In this blog post, I’ll share all of the details so you […]

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