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Study Shows Why Kids Sink or Swim in Math Education

Reading Time: 3 minutes<p>There’s a lot to be said about parenting like crazy until your child is in first grade and then keeping the kid safe, active …

Mathematics

Math iPad apps for primary school

<b>by Brenda Tan</b><p>I’VE noticed that once my kids enter primary school, the time they spend on the iPad is naturally reduced. Apart from the usual school …

App Store

150+ Chrome Apps and Extensions for Teachers and Students (Updated!)

Pinterest<p>Search for the Best Chrome Apps and Extensions to Use in Your<br>Classroom!<p>There are now <b>150+ Chrome Apps and Extensions in this database</b>.<p>I have …

Improving Instruction in a Digital World

The Rigor and Relevance Framework—an action ­oriented continuum that describes putting knowledge to use—gives teachers and administrators a way to …

Pedagogy

This Simple Tip to Learn Maths Equations Actually Works

The answer is at your fingertips.<p>There are lots of different strategies for maximising your learning potential, but one of the easiest study-boosters …

Integrating technology. Yes. It’s different than simply using technology

I’m spending part of today getting ready for my METC presentation next week.(The not so subtle self-promotion? My session on using Flipboard and …

Education Technology

iPad Mathematics Education Number Pieces App and Base 10 Blocks

Tech Edge, iPads In The Classroom - Episode 148, Math Exploration Apps

Using Technology in Schools Should Be a Given?

Many schools have the kind of reactions to using technology that you anticipate when someone in a small dingy is being circled by a shark. From blind …

Education

Putting More Technology In Schools May Not Make Kids Smarter: OECD Report

You may want to think twice before you laud your local school district for investing in technological resources. As it turns out, too much technology in schools can be a bad thing, says an Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development report released Monday.<p>While school districts around …

Teach With Your iPhone: Apps to Use in the Classroom

Pick a Student<p>It's important that all students are held accountable during class discussions and everyone has a chance to speak his or her mind. …

Teaching