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How to add fonts to apps on iOS

One of my bug bears is the limitation of fonts on my iPad. I mentioned in my post yesterday about wall displays that using fonts to add to your …

Typography

Create a comic in Book Creator and animate it in Explain Everything

<i>Part 3 of a 4-part series looking at how the popular educational apps Book Creator and Explain Everything can be used together.</i> <br>Other posts from this …

Top six Apps for creating word clouds

I wrote in my book about the power of using word clouds in the classroom. They are such a good tool for activities linked to literacy, problem …

Apps

Kensington iPad Accessories for the Classroom #backtoschooltech

Over the last few years there have been huge changes in the use of technology in school classrooms. More and more school districts are investing …

iPad Mini

Promoting deeper learning using Explain Everything

Explain Everything – probably one of the most written about Apps on my blog. It works on pretty much every device bar an Apple Watch and has the …

Education Technology

An Easy Yet Powerful Method for Differentiating Instruction

Today was one of those days that gives you hope. Where you feel like maybe we have been doing something all of these weeks together. That perhaps the …

Teaching

5 Websites That Will Revolutionize Your Math Teaching

There are so many resources out there for teachers, but it can be hard to pick and choose which websites are worth spending time on.<p>If you want to …

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Resolutions for Mathematics Teachers

Everywhere I look I see references to Back to School (there were signs in the shops before we even finished term!) and I know many of you are already …

Math Teachers At Play: Blog Carnival Edition # 77

Welcome to the 77th edition of the Math Teachers at Play Blog Carnival! I'm super excited to be hosting this carnival because I've been reading it …

How I Help All My Students to Be Good at Math

A math teacher explains how she emphasizes effort over achievement.<p>As a mathematics educator for the last seven years, I can attest that most folks believe they either are or are not “math people.” And that idea of innate math ability is very harmful to both those who believe they possess it and to …

Close Reading: Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

I won’t lie…although I don’t regret any of the lessons I’ve developed, or the discussions we’ve had in class, this slavery unit is starting to feel …

Prompts for reading, speaking, and thinking

I have spent a lot of time over the past few years experimenting with different prompts to help aid discussion, writing and higher-level thinking. …

Padlet is the easiest way to create and collaborate in the world

Collaborate better.<br>Be more productive.<p>Make beautiful boards, documents, and webpages that are easy to read and fun to contribute to.<p>Already using …

Class / Group Work Norms Poster Set (Free Download)

One of my big goals for the upcoming school year is to incorporate effective group work into my classroom. Group work is something I really struggle …

Section 1: Why Task Rotation?

We open this Strategic Teacher PLC Guide on Task Rotation with an experiment in the power of metaphorical thinking that comes in the form of a …

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• A WordPress.com account. Don’t have an account? All you need is an email address and password — register here!<br>• Permission from the site owner. Once …

Five Best Language Learning Tools

Learning a new language is difficult, which is why there's a huge market for tools and apps to help you do it. Some of them are really helpful and …

30 Trends In Education Technology For 2015

<b>30 Trends In Education Technology For The 2015 School Year</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>What’s trending up for 2015 school year in terms of education technology?<p>iPads …

Simple Transfer: A Must Have iOS App

Pinterest<p><b>Easily Transfer Photos and Videos From Your iPad to Your Computer!</b><p><b>SimpleTransfer is a must have an app for iOS users, and especially for</b> …

10 Things Every Teacher Should Know How To Do With Google Docs - Edudemic

10 Things Every Teacher Should Know How To Do With Google Docs - Edudemic<p>Updated Aug 4, 2014