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Visit 23 Museums and Zoos Free With Google Field Trip App

Google wants you to go on a field trip this summer.<p>If you have Google’s Field Trip app installed on your phone, you can get free admission at 23 of …

10 Fantastic mapping websites!

The days of foldable paper maps are numbered but the world wide web is opening up the potential of maps by offering an amazing variety of cool …

Using Prezi in the Classroom

<b>Using Prezi in the Classroom</b><br>Add an arrow pointing to a key detail in an image.<p>Clicking on the arrow during "Show" will zoom in<br>until the arrow fills …

Study Skills

A Couple of Good Places for Students to Find Book Recommendations

One of the challenges of getting some students to read independently is finding books that engage them. The next time a student says to you, "there …

Five Steps to Gamify Your Class

What is gamification? How can it transform your class? Learn how to get started in just five steps, with this handy cheat guide.<p>(Old-school video …

20 Apps in 20 Minutes Ipad Edition

Apple TV in Schools

Apple TV (US$99) is a box you attach to the projector / TV that picks up the screen of any iPad and displays it without the need for wires! The …

Geocaching

The Best Free Online Rubric Makers

Grading assignments can be one of the most tedious parts of teaching, but there are ways you can make it easier. Rubrics improve your efficiency and …

5 Things Every Teacher Should Be Able to Do with Explain Everything App

<b>1- Import and Insert any document, picture or video</b><p>Explain allows you to insert different multimedia documents into your project. These documents …

Learn how to use Explain Everything with these resources

Explain Everything continues to be the #1 App for mobile devices. Of this, for me, there is no doubt.With that in mind, I thought I’d make some long …

America’s Oldest Park Ranger Reflects on the Importance of the NPS

At 93 years old, Betty Soskin is the oldest active ranger in the National Park Service, which itself just turned 99 this week. Though she’s lived an …

Starting Soon, 4th Graders (and Their Families) Can Get Free Admission to Every U.S. National Park for a Full Year

The National Parks Service is, it seems, a firm believer in that old saying: “’tis better to give, than to receive.” Starting in September, the …

19 Stunning Photos of National Parks in the Fall

Warning: These photos will inspire your next road trip.<p>There's no better place to witness the turning of the seasons than in our country's beautiful national parks. These bucolic spaces (and one parkway!) may inspire you to grab your family, pack up the car, and take advantage all that autumn has …

National Parks

High-Tech Sleuthing Cracks Mystery of Death Valley's Moving Rocks

The first witnesses to an enduring natural mystery are an engineer, a biologist and a planetary scientist who met thanks to a remote weather …

The Top 23 Most Beautiful American Campsites

Photo by Christin Healey, Explorer for The Outbound Collective<p>It's not too late to get that summer camping trip in the books and any one of these 23 campsites would make for an amazing trip. Rally the crew, pack up the car, and head out to sleep under the stars at one of these beautiful American …

I Can't Stop Reading One-Star Yelp Reviews of National Parks

National Parks

Think Before You Flip Your Classroom This Year

For a while now I've been saying something provocative about Flipped Learning.<br>"It's the worst idea in the history of teaching."<br>I own that.<br>I've said …

EasyBib Writing Center

The light at the end of the tunnel is visible to teachers all over the country: summer vacation. The summer months are a chance to develop our …

Teaching

Khan Academy & Pixar Unveil “Pixar In A Box”

Thanks to John Fensterwald, I initially heard about Pixar In A Box, a new project unveiled by Khan Academy yesterday:<p><i>its new online curriculum Pixar</i> …

10 Excellent Google Drive Apps Teachers Should Try This School Year

August 28, 2015<br>Here is another back-to-school goodie for teachers. This is basically a selection of some of the best educational Google Drive apps to …

Annotating PDF's is a Bad Lesson Plan - Teacher Tech

I am constantly asked how to annotate PDF’s. This is flat out a question I refuse to answer. Annotating PDF’s is not an engaging lesson plan. Trying …

Articles about 6-creative-paneled-wall-coverings-you-should-try-now on Dwell.com - Dwell

The ChampPhaidon Design Classics: 001–999.<p>Charrette: An intense period of design activity in which a group collaborates to work out a solution to a specific design problem.<p>Listed below are some useful words for the experienced diner.<p>Cheap microprocessors, easy communications, and ubiquitous …

How To Hire A High-End Designer For A Fraction Of The Price

An online quiz can lead you to the celebrity decorator of your dreams.<p>Choosing and hiring an interior designer can be a daunting task, but one site is making it much easier — and more affordable. Decorist has the perfect designer to help you make your design dreams a reality, whether you're working …

Home Decorating

Articles about 7 amazing skylights on Dwell.com - Dwell

The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, the way language looks is a never-ending exploration.<p>Thanks to Los Angeles’s Small Lot Subdivision Ordinance, the developers of Auburn 7 were able to maximize their property’s...<p>Sometimes one’s art can be simultaneously window and …

The 50 Best Tips to Get Your Home Super Organized

Your mess is simply no match for these helpful solutions.<p>Your mess is simply no match for these helpful solutions.

Wall Art

40 Bedroom Colors That Will Make You Wake Up Happier

Because beige is no way to start the day.<p>These take-notice bedroom color ideas are total mood boosters. Once you've gotten all the inspiration you can here, check out our most stylish bedroom ideas.

Interior Design

7 Ways to Design Around Carpeting You Can't Stand

And we don't mean opening your wallet for all new flooring.<p>When you're stuck with what you've got, these fixes make that dingy beige a lot more bearable.

9 New Ways to Arrange Subway Tile in Your Bathroom

This affordable upgrade is far more versatile than you think.<p>For as long as we can remember, subway tiles have been an affordable option for covering your walls. Turns out, updating the classic is easier than you might think. Create visual interest by arranging the tiles in one of these nine new …

Interior Design