Kaylyn Barnes

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How I use Flipboard as an Educator

When <b>Flipboard</b>invited magazine readers to create their own magazines, I jumped on the bandwagon and immediately began compiling my own. Most of my …

Social Media

Turn Your Drawings Into 3D-Printable Models With MakerBot's iPad App

One of the biggest reasons there isn’t a 3D printer in every home—yet—has nothing to do with price or availability. It’s the fact that if you want to …

Top 10 Best Free Math Resources on the Web

For many students, the words “math” and “fun” don’t seem to have much overlap. Math is often thought of as a dry subject – equations don’t get most …

Mathematics

7 Tools for Building Review Games

This week I received at least a half dozen emails from people who were looking for suggestions for creating review games or practice quizzes for …

20 YouTube Channels for Educators

Pinterest<p><b>YouTube = Learning at Your Fingertips!</b><p>There are so many ways to learn with YouTube channels for teachers and students! When you want to …

Khan Academy for iPad Updated: Brings 150K Learning Exercises & More

The wonderful Khan Academy iPad app has been updated this week, to Version 2.0.<p>This is a major update for an already superb educational app. It brings access to everything that’s available at Khan Academy online – including some 150,000 learning exercises as well as personalized …

Khan Academy

Good Online Bookmarking Tools for Students

Earlier today I shared a set of tutorials on using Symbaloo to save and organize bookmarks. Shortly after that post went live I received an email …

15 Common Mistakes Teachers Make Teaching With Technology

<b>15 Common Mistakes Teachers Make Teaching With Technology</b>by <b>Terry Heick</b><b>The role of technology in learning</b> isn’t entirely clear–or rather, is …

Education Technology

YouTube Kids Is Google’s First App Designed for Children

By D. Frank SmithNew app gives parents more control over their children's YouTube browsing.

YouTube

5 Tips to Help Teachers Who Struggle with Technology

If you plan on introducing a new technology or are embarking on the mighty task of becoming a wireless BYOD school, here are five tips to help your …

Education Technology
Education Technology

Blending Analog and Digital in Student Projects

Archiving the Analog<p>When my second grade student was in kindergarten, he brought home the most delightful hand-drawn "About Me" book and spent the …

Padlet Now Offers an iPad App - 5 Ways You Can Use It With Students

Late last night I checked my email before bed and found a note from Nitesh Goel in Padlet's marketing department, announcing that Padlet has finally …

Starting Out With iPads: The First Weeks

Lately I’ve had several people ask me about how I get started with iPads in my classroom each year. Specifically, about the first week. So I thought …

Education Technology