Bridget Webster

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10 Free Tools That Will Help Your Content Creation

Content drives business success and it also drives customer satisfaction in the digital world we live in today. Behind every successful marketing …

Classroom Instruction Resources Of The Week

Each week, I publish a post containing three or four particularly useful resources on classroom instruction, and you can see them all here.<p>Here are …

Plagiarism: It's More Than Just Borrowing Words

Last week, plagiarism became national news. It got me thinking about the bigger picture of plagiarism, and why it is about more than simply borrowing someone's words or ideas.<p>Plagiarism is defined as <b>to take (ideas, writings, etc.) from (another) and pass them off as one's own.</b> (Webster's Dictionary)<p>…

Amazon unveils free educational tools for teachers

Amazon wants to give teachers a leg up.<p>The online giant on Monday unveiled Amazon Inspire, a program that provides educators with the ability to upload, categorize and share resources, peer-review the content and create collections of those files to streamline and improve lesson planning. Amazon is …

The concept of different “learning styles” is one of the greatest neuroscience myths

Are you a visual learner who writes notes in a rainbow of different colors, or do you have to read something aloud before it will sink it? Chances are, you’ve been asked a similar question at some point in your life, and believe the concept of different “learning styles” is perfectly valid. But, as …

11 Brilliant Tools for Organizing, Developing & Sharing Your Ideas

Check out these tools to help you organize your ideas so you don't forget them or let them slip through the cracks.

4 add-ons that make Google Docs a more powerful word processor

While there’s plenty to love about Google’s lightweight word processor, there are times it leaves you scratching your head wondering how they could’ve left out this or that obvious feature. Fortunately, the power of add-ons lets you put many of your favorite functions back in. Here are four you …

The Value of Teaching Religious Literacy

A week after the terrorist attacks in Paris, students at the University of Wisconsin at Madison held a candlelight vigil to mourn and commemorate the …

Teaching tips

May 2018<p>Instead of taking a lesson-by-lesson approach to subjects, teachers should be thinking about learning over time<p>Published: 4 May 2018<p>February 2018<p>Reflecting on how you’re doing in the classroom can help you take ownership of your teaching and identify areas for improvement<p>Published: 10 Feb …

The Flipped Classroom - 6 Must Read Articles

As instructors implement the flipped classroom with their students, enthusiasm for this learner-centered strategy grows. Learn more about the flipped …

Flipped Classroom

An Introduction to Google Classroom

Google Classroom is a platform for communicating and collaborating using Google Apps for Education. Unlike other platforms, Classroom focuses on …

4 Important Google Drive Skills for Teachers

December 3, 2015<br>As we were sifting through our Google Drive archive here in <i>EdTech and mLearning</i> it dawned on us to create this list of important tips …

FutureSchool Online Math and English Homework Help and Study Skills

FutureSchool is an online Math and English tutoring site for students and teachers. It provides personalized instruction for students that can be …

249 Bloom's Taxonomy Verbs For Critical Thinking

<b>249 Bloom’s Taxonomy Verbs For Critical Thinking</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>Bloom’s Taxonomy’s verbs–also know as power verbs or thinking verbs–are …

Two Great Chrome Extensions to Use with Google Keep

November 18, 2015<br>Google Keep is a great note taking and task management web tool and mobile app. We have recently created a step by step guide on …

The 100 best books of 2015

To order any of these books from the Telegraph at a 20% discount, call 0844 871 1514 or visit books.telegraph.co.uk and quote XMAS20. Discount valid until 28th November 2015.<p>100 Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee <b>(</b>William Heinemann, £18.99<b>)</b><p>Because the action of Go Set a Watchman takes place 20 years …

The 50 coolest authors of all time

Everyone's got a book in them, right? Problem is, it's likely to be an absolute turkey.<p>Face facts, writing a runaway literary hit is incredibly hard, …

10 Classroom Management Ideas to Try

There are always a few <b>classroom management</b> things that teachers would love to try out, but never seem to get around to doing. This year is the year …

Teachers' Top Educational Chrome Apps in 2015

July 16, 2015<br>Over the last weekend, we spent sometime sifting through our Chrome extensions archive and curated for you the list below. We singled …

New- Google Classroom Starts Sending Out Notifications to Students

July 19, 2015<br>In a brief post published a couple of days ago, Google announced the release of a very important feature to Google Classroom app for …

10 Formative Assessments Tech Tools to Put to the Test in 2015

Students require constant feedback in order to be actively engaged and strive towards growth while learning new concepts. Technology, as an …

Top 10 Books to Read Before You Graduate From College.

Reader EaterWhen you’re in college, the amount of reading you’ll do will vary greatly depending on your major. If, say, you’re a marketing major, …

The 12 Best Horror Books: Truly Terrifying Works of Fiction

Horror books just can’t seem to get respect. Lately, the literary-genre barrier has never been more porous. Big name literary writers like Kazuo …

Stephen King

15 Hacks to Make You More Productive with Google Apps

Most of us spend a lot of time using Google Apps. They are convenient and free, and many scrappy teams are taking advantage of these tools.<p>We like …

Google Forms Update: New Look & Feel

If you're a big fan of the Google Form like me, you may have noticed that the icon has changed colors. No longer does the form share the color green …

Tip of the Week: Google adds Templates, Voice, and Explore

I’ve always been a fan of the goodness that is Google. And I like when all of a sudden my GAFE tools have extra features.For some of you, this all …