Rashel Burton

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Some Very Good Apps for Science and Chemistry Teachers

September 6, 2015<br>The list of apps below are especially useful for science and chemistry teachers. They provide some very good resources and …

Education Technology

Teaching the Photo Essay

Your students, if they're anything like mine, love to communicate through images—photos on Instagram,GIFsshared in a text, photo stories on Snapchat. …

Teaching

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 …

Activities for the 1st Day of School

The first day of school can be a wonderful opportunity to hook students on everything that makes your classroom a special place. Make the first day a …

A Wonderful App for Students to Showcase Their Learning

August 21, 2015<br>30hands is an excellent app to use with students in class. You can use it for a wide variety of purposes from creating demos and …

35 Cheap And Ingenious Ways To Have The Best Classroom Ever

You'll wish you knew about these organization and decoration ideas sooner.

This Go-Big-or-Go-Home Workout Will Make You Sweat Buckets (In a Good Way)

Prepare to kick your own butt—and like it.<p>About once a week, I love to do an extra-tough workout to boost my endorphin levels, challenge my abilities, and sweat buckets. There's just nothing like a ridiculously hard sweat session to make you realize what your body is capable of—and burn way more …

Easy Annotate: A Very Good PDF App for Teachers

August 16, 2015<br>Easy Annotate is a very good side-by side PDF editor. It enables users to easily annotate and link two PDFs at the same time. Easy …

15-Minute BOSU Workouts for Better Balance

The BOSU Balance Trainer, invented by David Weck in 1999, was designed to help integrate balance training into all areas of fitness. The unique, …

Workouts

21 Grab-And-Go Teaching Tools For Your Classroom

<b>21 Grab-And-Go Teaching Tools For Your Classroom</b>by <b>Lynn Usrey</b>Every teacher wants to be able to make his or her classroom environment the optimum place …

Education Technology

6 Keys to the Flipped Classroom

Have you considered creating a flipped classroom? No, this doesn’t mean turning your room upside down. The flipped classroom is about implementing …

Education Technology

50 Wall Art Pieces Under $50 to Buy or DIY

Take it from a gal who just moved into her first apartment — decorating is not cheap. After dropping major bills on furniture and housewares, it’s hard to justify spending that extra buck on wall art, you know? But those white walls need a little love too, and adding art you love is the best way to …

Chest Workout For Women - Boost Your Bust

This chest workout for women, put together by female fitness expert Shannon Clark, includes exercises that are specifically designed to boost your …

6 Helpful DIY Wall Organizers That Look Good, Too

Always forgetting your keys? Never did come up with a smart way to store your mail (and bills)? Just feel like you need a better idea for those …

Crafting

Here's the Exact Workout Khloé Kardashian Does With Her Personal Trainer

You might love to hate on the Kardashians, but there's one thing you can't deny: Khloé is <i>killing</i> the fitness game. You already know this if you follow her on Instagram and see all her inspiring snaps, and if you don't, you definitely saw her fitness-themed <b>Complex</b> shoot in which she looks insanely …

How Digital Tools Improve Teaching and Learning

Adapted from an article I co-authored, Real-World Ready: Leveraging Digital Tools <br>Digital tools are transforming essential elements of the education …

7 books to improve your lesson planning

As a teacher educator, one of the questions I get asked most often is:<p>What books do you recommend?<p>One of the great things about my job is that I get …

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Technology & learning

Top 25 Tech Tools for Teachers for 2015

Technology Evolves Quickly!<p>When I started teaching in 2004, I used any/all available technology. I had an overhead projector and a CD player. Then I …

23 Tools For Students To Publish What They Learn

<b>23 Tools For Students To Publish What They Learn</b>by <b>Nadya Khoja</b>, venngage.comIt’s no surprise that’s no surprise that there are so many tools available …

Infographics

11 Tech Tools Every Teacher Should Know About

<b>Problem: Need to share large files</b>There are times when you need to send a large file to someone. A file way too big to send via email. WeTransfer can …

Some of The Best Gradebook Tools for Teachers

June 25, 2015<br>Here are some good web tools teachers can use to create and manage online grade books. These tools provide a plethora of features that …

CiteFast- An Incredibly Easy Citation Tool for Students

July, 2015<br>Cite fast is an easy to use web tool for creating citations. Students can utilize it to generate citations in different formats: APA (6th …

3 Questions to Drive Passion Based Learning

<b>What will I learn?</b> <b>What will I solve?</b> <b>What will I create?</b>These three questions are ones that could create some amazing passion based learning …

Makerspaces

4 Good iPad Apps for Seamlessly Managing Students Assignments

July 25, 2015<br>Below are three good iPad apps for teachers to use to create, distribute and share assignments with students. There are several other …

Key & Peele Imagines What It’d Be Like if We Obsessed Over Teachers the Way We Do Athletes

By now, the lament about how our culture privileges athletics over education is an old one—but <i>Key & Peele</i> has breathed new life into it in their …

A Collection of Some of The Essential Educational Web Tools for Teachers

July 29, 2015<br>We spent sometime during the last weekend sifting through our archive of educational tools we covered in the past and decided to bring …

Education Technology

Biotech Interest in Mini Organs Booms

It was an otherwise normal day in November when Madeline Lancaster realized that she had accidentally grown a brain. For weeks, she had been trying …

Here's More Proof Earth Is in Its 6th Mass Extinction

Diverse animals across the globe are slipping away and dying as Earth enters its sixth mass extinction, a new study finds.<p>Over the last century, …

Extinction