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Classroom Screen: The Best Screen for Every Classroom

Ok guys, this is cool. As soon as I saw it, I couldn’t wait to share it with you.<p>When I have my students work on a project, I typically use my big …

Education Technology

Audio Alphabet Books in Keynote & Clips

My name is April and I am a Keynote junkie. There, I said it. I feel better already. 😜<p>Anyone who knows my work, knows that I love to use Keynote to …

How YOUR response to student behavior can change the trajectory of a child’s life

<i>This week on the Truth for Teachers podcast, I talked to educators about the school-to-prison pipeline and how restorative justice in the classroom</i> …

Pedagogy

“Read Ahead” Looks Like An Interesting Literacy Tool

I saw this tweet on Twitter earlier this week and decided to check out Read Ahead.<p>This is what came out of my grad school research & it’s completely …

Teaching

The 30 Best Science Websites for Grades K-12

What are the best science websites for your K–12 lessons? Here are the ones I turn to again and again.<p>Interdisciplinary Resources<p>Perfect for middle …

Education Technology

How to Blur Student Faces in Class Videos

Would you like to learn how to blur student faces in videos, so that you can post them publicly? YouTube can help.<p>Have you ever wondered, “How can I …

5 Ways for Students to Create Multimedia eBooks

Writing a multimedia ebook or magazine can be a good way for students to illustrate and or further explain portions of fiction and non-fiction …

5 Easy Brain Breaks to Do In Class

<i>Rob Donatelli on episode 216 [A special encore episode] of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow …

11 Research-Based Classroom Management Strategies

Embry and Biglan describe how a kernel might help the parent whose child is struggling to get out the door on time for school: “Alone, such a …

Pedagogy

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10 Team-Building Games For The First Day Of Class

<b>10 Team-Building Games For The First Day Of Class</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>Team-building activities are great. Not only can they help establish routines, …

50 Resources For Teaching With iPads

<b>A Collection Of The Best Resources For Teaching With The iPad</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>So we thought we’d start an ongoing collection–that is, one that is …

15 Teacher Podcasts for Your Summer Playlist

Last week I finished a day leading professional development for teachers and jumped in my rental car. I was about to embark on a solo drive to visit …

Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week – Ten Ways to Use Google Earth In Your Classroom

During the ISTE conference at the end of June Google announced that Google Earth can now be added into your G Suite for Education domain. This means …

Finding Your Happy Place Along the Problematic ‘Personalized Learning’ Continuum

Recently I was asked, “What do you think about personalized learning?” I think my exact response was, “Blargh.” This wasn’t because I dislike what …

6 Good Websites that Provide Open Digital Textbooks for Teachers

May 20, 2017 In response to a couple of requests we received from our readers here in EdTech and Mlearning, we went ahead and curated for you the …

5 Great Non-Education Books That Might Change Your Thinking on Teaching and Learning

I love Twitter.If you are looking for some good books to read over the summer break, take a look at this thread:What is a book that had a significant …

How to embed Keynote presentations in blogs and websites with the new iWork update for Mac and iOS

The latest updates to Apple’s iWork suite included a lot of new features; Keynote’s release notes included a line that was particularly eye-catching. Keynote 7.1 for Mac and Keynote 3.1 for iOS adds the ability to ‘Post interactive presentations on Medium, WordPress and other websites.’<p>This means …

Transformational Blended Learning With Buncee - Buncee Blog

<i>The following is written by Michael Drezek, a K-12 Technology Integrator at Lake Shore Central School District in New York. Follow him on Twitter and</i> …

10 ‘Teach to the Top’ Differentiation Ideas

Reading Time: 5 minutes.How do you plan for differentiation in lessons? And how can you cater for every student? You should not be expected to

Now This Is A Student Goal-Setting Strategy That May Actually Work

I posted “Everyone Is A Teacher” Is A New Engagement Strategy I’m Using & It Seems To Be Working earlier this week, and it was – rightfully, I think …

12 Must-See TED Talks for Teachers

Looking to intrigue tomorrow’s first period class? Want to connect with that student sleeping in the back row? Tasked with giving a presentation at …

What Does Personalized Learning Mean for Students?

Many schools are shifting to personalized learning models to better ensure their students will graduate prepared for future success. Here are two …

How To Import Google Docs Articles To WordPress

<i>Wouldn’t you like a perfect (and free) solution to import articles from Google Docs into WordPress?</i><p>Most of us write articles using the WordPress …

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Insert videos from Google Drive in Google Slides

Starting today, you can insert and play your Google Drive videos in Google Slides, in addition to videos from YouTube.<br>Once you’ve added a Drive video …

A Great Venn Diagram Making Tool for Teachers

November 30, 2016<br>Venn Diagram Maker is a good web tool from Lucidchart that allows you to easily create and share Venn diagrams. The process is very …

Data Visualization

Google Math: Animate Your Math with Google Slides - Teacher Tech

Teach Math with Google Apps<p>What does teaching math in an age of Google Apps look like? One way is to use Google Slides to teach math. Slides …

How to Create a Book Trailer Video

Creating a book trailer video can be a great alternative to writing a book report. To create a good book trailer video students will have to make a …