David Albor

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My 7 Favorite Tech Tools for My Class

So many of my Tweeps have been sharing some of their favorite tech tools that they use in their classroom so I figure I might as well too! In no …

Inside News Corp's $540 Million Bet on American Classrooms

In the middle of Brooklyn’s high-end Dumbo neighborhood, 20 inner-city children sit around two wooden tables at what appears to be a small summer …

14 Fantastic Free Tools for Design Collaboration

For designers, collaborating and sharing design concepts can be frustrating. The process is often initiated over email, while we wait for feedback …

The Rise of Blended Learning

For months, Stanton Elementary School teachers and administrators searched books, webinars, conferences, news articles and anything else they could …

Education Technology

8 Best Apps for Team Collaboration

As more and more apps utilize the cloud's file-storing and -sharing capabilities, remote team collaboration becomes even easier.<p>There are hundred of …

10 Tools Every Teacher Should Master This Summer - Getting Smart by Alison Anderson - EdTech, Innovation, Teaching

According to Common Sense Media, 95% of teachers agree that using technology increases student engagement and 92% of teachers want to add more …

Visit 23 Museums and Zoos Free With Google Field Trip App

Google wants you to go on a field trip this summer.<p>If you have Google’s Field Trip app installed on your phone, you can get free admission at 23 of …

How to Use Google Plus

While Google Plus isn't quite in the same league as Facebook, it's growing fast—in May 2013, Time reported that Google Plus had approximately 190 million active members. Ready to sign up? Learning how to use Google Plus is easy, especially if you already have a Google account.<p><b>Adding Yourself to</b> …

10 Google Earth Tips for Power Users

1. Travel Through Time<p>2. Measure Long Distances<p>3. Use Layers<p>4. Take or Create Guided Tours<p>5. Use Flight Simulator<p>6. Create and View Maps<p>7. Build in 3D<p>…

6 Clever Tricks for Social Media Managers

Even if you're the ultimate hybrid project manager/content creator and community-engager, reality is, you'll probably develop Community Manager …

Google I/O Keynote Reveals Google’s Master Plan

I’m still digesting Google’s 3.5 hour Google I/O 2013 keynote, but I can’t shake the notion that Google is now the world’s most powerful and …

Reading Comprehension Strategies for Teachers

One of the most crucial skills that all students need to be able to steadily advance in school is reading comprehension. So many skills are dependent …

New Google Maps Looks Spectacular

Following weeks of rumors that a Google Maps redesign was imminent, the search engine giant announced a new look on Wednesday, and to sum it up: it's …

Google Teases Google Play Music All Access Streaming for $9.99/mo

Today at the Google I/O conference in San Francisco, Google announced a new music streaming service called Google Play Music All Access. The service will compete with other entries to the market like Spotify, Rdio and Pandora.<p>Google Play Music All Access will run $9.99 in the US, with a 30-day free …

Everything You Need to Know About Google's Big Announcements

The bar was set high for the annual Google I/O Developer's Conference in San Francisco following a whole series of product announcements and …