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10 Ways to Integrate Screen Time with Learning Time

By Peter J. PizzolongoDevelopmentally appropriate use of classroom technology can be a powerful tool for early childhood educators.

Free Classroom Resources at the Tap of a Finger: PBS LearningMedia Announces its First App for Students | PBS About

PBS<p><i>PBS’ media-on-demand service also launches new tools and features to help teachers organize, create and share content this school year; offers</i> …

Using Pear Deck and Nearpod for Individual and Collaborative Learning | Tech Tidbits

In our school’s new 1:1 iPad environment, our teachers are redesigning their lessons and presentations so that they include more meaningful and …

5 Creative Tools to Use with Google Classroom: Coggle (1 of 5)

We recently conducted a professional development session for the teachers in our 1:1 pilot, and the focus was "From Consumers to Creators." The goal …

EdTech 10: Taking EdTech to the Next Level

In this week's education news, it’s safe to say that this week’s news is all about EdTech leveling up. This week's news includes updates from …

Apps to Support Diverse Learners in the Classroom

Staying on Track<p>EpicWin is an organizational or executive function tool that is great for keeping students on task, keeping them from …

Apps

Discover Open Educational Resources With Our New ‘3 Minute Teaching With Tech’ Tutorial

The Newest Entry in Popular Video Tutorial Series Focuses on Getting to Know OER I love the idea of Open Educational Resources. Free. Editable. …

Kensington iPad Accessories for the Classroom #backtoschooltech

Over the last few years there have been huge changes in the use of technology in school classrooms. More and more school districts are investing …

Parents and teachers meet the ‘Wild West’ when they try to find quality education technology

Parents and teachers who tap into apps find a virtual smorgasbord of “educational” programs that promise to radically improve literacy skills.<p>How can …

User account

The K-12 Blueprint: Produced by Clarity Innovations<p>Clarity Innovations matches the most promising technology with the evolving needs of education. By …

In This Classroom, Knowledge Is Overrated

Sugata Mitra is looking for a question.<p>“We need a really strong, powerful question,” he says to a couple dozen fourth graders at John B. Russwurm PS …

7 Great iPad Apps to Enhance Students Creative Skills

Sock Puppets lets you create your own lip-synched videos and share them on Facebook and YouTube. Add Puppets, props, scenery, and backgrounds and …

Education Technology

5 Ways to Engage Parents Using Google Drive

There are plenty of adaptive and personalized learning tools along with online homework and assessment engines. And just about everything a student …

Special Education Accommodations vs. Modifications Explained

In most K–12 classrooms throughout the U.S., there are students with a wide array of learning abilities and needs.<p>Some children master grade-level …

Helping Teachers Plug Kids into the Maker Movement

<b>New Arduino electronics, powered by the tiny Intel Curie compute module, and easy-to-follow guide offer today’s students hands-on experiences that</b> …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.<p>Today: Gourds, apples, and carrots, oh my! Here are eight great recipes to use up some of your fall produce.<p>Tired of too many pumpkin cookies? Whip up …

Flavors

How All-Lard Pie Crust Compares to All-Butter

<i>Posie Harwood, who finds the best back-of-the-box recipes in the grocery store, takes advice from Canada on pie crust.</i><p>With Thanksgiving and winter holidays around the corner, talk of pie has started to creep up everywhere.<p>You can’t browse the internet without stumbling over someone’s advice for pie …

Pulled Pork and Cornbread Make This Slow-Cooker Chili a New Favorite

Things can get heated when you're debating pizza styles or barbecue cities, but the ultimate chili? That's walking into a war zone.<p>For the sake of my safety, I'm not going to claim to have perfected the traditional dish. After all, there are almost as many recipes out there as there are people who …

Cooking

The Rice You Need to Know About

Yotam Ottolenghi and Ramael Scully, the British chefs behind Nopi in London and its upcoming cookbook, think these ingredients are seriously underrated.<p>Cured eggs yolks? On it. Crispy skins? Also on it. It helps to listen to friends and chefs when they wave their arms and say that a certain …

Cooked Rice

Whole Foods' Recall; Bacon, Red Meat Causes Cancer; Starbucks' Scary New Drink

— Whole Foods markets in Massachusetts, Maine, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and New Hampshire, New York, and New Jersey have recalled several salad items that tested positive for Listeria. The recall affects "bulk and packaged" Curry Chicken Salad and Deli Pasta Salad — including wraps and sandwiches …

7 Ways to Make Shepherd's Pie

There’s a reason shepherd’s pie is a pub staple. Topped with creamy mashed potatoes, the cozy, comforting, meaty casserole is perfect with beer, easy …

10 slow-cooker breakfasts you'll dream about all night

Whether you're hosting a brunch crowd or just feeding yourself in the morning, breakfast has never been so easy. Set the slow cooker overnight, and when you wake up, guess what? The work is done for you.<p>1. Slow-Cooker Semi-Homemade Caramel Rolls<p>Sticky-sweet caramel rolls that are absolutely perfect …

Slow Cookers

The Best Donut Shop In Every State

<i>By: Kristin Hunt</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock/Jennifer Bui</i><p>Homer Simpson isn't exactly known for sage thinking, but he did create one important mantra: "Mmm donuts." Clearly he knew something we didn't, because 23 years after the insatiable patriarch first uttered his signature line, everyone is outright …

How to Make Chocolate Roll Snack Cakes at Home

These rolled chocolate cakes are slightly more sophisticated version of the original beloved Swiss Rolls snack cakes.<p>My version is a fresh chocolate sponge cake, rolled up in a mascarpone vanilla bean whipped cream and covered in a velvety dark chocolate glaze. Enjoy it as one giant cake roll (like …

7 Recipes for the Ultimate Fall Duo: Caramel and Apples

From classic caramel apples to gorgeous parfaits, here are seven amazing ways to combine caramel and apples.<p>When it comes to fall desserts, …

This Canadian Mashup Will Satisfy Your Burger Craving and Sweet Tooth — or Not

Just about anyone who doesn't practice vegetarianism enjoys a good burger, and the Reese's Peanut Butter Cup is one of the most popular items on the candy aisle. But surely no one would attempt to combine these disparate foodstuffs, right? Wrong. The Works Gourmet Burger Bistro, a chain in Ontario, …

Mashups

Set an eerie scene for you home with our easy Halloween crafts.

Our easy Halloween crafts will help create a spooky look for your home -- inside and out. You'll find plenty of creative crafts ideas for a fun …

Decorations