Tracy Morison

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7 Effective Ways to Use iPad In Your Teaching

March 27, 2015<br>You have probably already used iPad on your lessons before, and you know that children love everything connected with modern …

5 Useful Places To Find Online Lesson Plans

Whether you’re in need of a little help with a new lesson you’re trying to master or simply looking to find out what other teachers are doing around …

#FlipboardChat Summary: Using Flipboard with Students

Every Wednesday evening, members of the Flipboard Club—an unofficial community of passionate evangelists—hold a Twitter chat about a Flipboard-centric topic and we summarize the discussion here.<p>Tonight’s topic is “Brands on Flipboard.” Join in the chat Wednesday at 7pm PT / 10pm ET via the hashtag …

Teaching

26 Effective Ways to use Twitter for Teachers and Educators Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on May 17, 2015<p>Teachers and educators in the present fast-paced, ever evolving world of communication are presented with a plethora of options …

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 …

Why Teachers and Students Should Blog

Blogs have the potential to expand student creativity, not to mention their writing skills. Language Arts and Reading specialists will love that, …

Education Technology

Free Technology for Teachers

Sunday, May 20, 2018<p>Nine Fun and Challenging Geography Games<p>Yesterday, I shared the City-Guesser geography game. That game was just the latest in a …

The 7 Popular Google Docs Tools for Teachers

June 15, 2015<br>Below is a list of some popular Google Docs add-ons for teachers and educators. These extensions are geared towards enhancing your …

Science & Social Studies Mini-Lessons & Informational Texts | DK Instant Expert

Become an instant expert on science and social studies topics featured in DK's award-winning reference series. Find whiteboard compatible …

Teaching

Digital Continuums

Click to view, learn and download your copies. This page also provides templates that colleagues have created.<p>Learning Progressions - Discover the …

THE LITERACY SHED

The premium site. <br>Home to Literacy Shed planning including English unit plans, lessons and resources as well as a range of reading and comprehension …

Teach Your Kids to Code: 6 Beginner's Resources for Parents

Introducing computer programming to your kids can be a challenge, especially for those who aren’t familiar with the nuances of code. Fortunately, in …

Computer Science

Excellent Strategy Games to Teach Kids Logical Thinking

July 31, 2015<br>Strategy games are ideal for helping kids develop logico-mathematical skills that emphasize problem solving and strategic planning. …

Kids

5 Challenges We Overcame Moving To A Flipped Staff Meeting

<b>How–And Why–We Flipped Our Teacher Staff Meetings</b>by <b>Amy Arbogash</b><i>Staff Meeting.</i>There are often no more dreaded words in a teacher’s vocabulary than …

Education Technology

10 Magical Math Puzzles

Lay off of the morning math worksheets and try out some of these magical math puzzles that show students how math can be enchanting! <b><br>1. Calendar Magic</b> …

Magic

6 Must-Have Back to School Apps

When you pen a story about school children and technology, this is typically the spot where the writer goes on about how kids used to walk uphill in …

12 Unexpected Ways to Use LEGO in the Classroom

LEGO Bricks are toys. They’re items that students willingly seek out to play with and get excited to receive as gifts under the Christmas tree. …

New Google Docs, Sheets and Slides features make schoolwork less miserable

Google is holding a "back-to-school" event today at its San Francisco office to introduce a set of new Google Docs tools specifically built with the classroom in mind -- though all Docs users will benefit from these changes. Some will only be appearing on Android, some will be in the desktop, and …

Office Mix for Teachers – Interactive Online Lessons made simple

Educators are always on the lookout for new and engaging ways to teach their students and provide them with meaningful and assistive feedback. One of …

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BYOD? Ways to Go Paperless with Flipboard

Many schools are experimenting with “bring your own device” to make the classroom more flexible and dynamic. If your school allows it, here are ways to go paperless with Flipboard:<p>Compose questions about current events and have students react in the comments.<p>Put together a reading list.<p>Conduct …

Paperless Office

What to Do With That Awkward 5 or 10 Minutes of Class You Have Left

My first year of teaching, I would often end my lesson, check for understanding, have students fill out an exit ticket, review the homework …

KQED

Teachers are increasingly being pushed into new roles as their ability to connect online opens up new opportunities. Educators are finding their own …

Five Clever Ideas to Spark Independent Reading by Kids

There are so many concepts, skills and standards to be covered in any given school day, week or year that it can be easy to forget about one simple …

Teaching

The app that lets you create Khan Academy-style videos in 60 seconds

How flipped educators can create video tutorials a la Khan in no time flatBlended learning and flipped learning just got a whole lot easier.Anyone …

Education Technology

How Technology Should Have Already Changed Your Teaching

<b>How Technology Should Have Already Changed Your Teaching</b>by <b>Terry Heick</b>A little bit of technology doesn’t change much. Can make things a little easier …

Education Technology

12 Emerging Educational Uses of Technology That are the Most Exciting Right Now

As we Enter a new School Year, Which Uses of Technology Hold the Most Promise to Impact Learning? Well, it’s that time of year again … the start of a …

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