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10 Ways to Use 1 iPad in your classroom!

Credit: The 3AM Teacher, Zip-ah-dee-doo-dah Designs, KG Fonts, Hello Fonts<p>It's no secret that I use my iPad ALL the time in my classroom. Some …

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Tell About This – Quickly Create Simple Digital Stories

From the developer of the popular story starter app Write About This comes a new iPad app called Tell About This (free and paid versions available). …

A Good Google Earth Tour Builder Tutorial

Google Earth Tour Builder is a slick tool that Google introduced a couple of months ago. Tour Builder is a browser-based tool for creating Google …

100,000+ Assessments Added to OpenEd's Resources Catalog

OpenEd is a service that has created a huge catalog of educational videos and games that you can browse by topic, grade level, or Common Core …

Tip of the Week: 36 Geo Sites & Maps on the Web

“A map does not just chart, it unlocks and formulates meaning; it forms bridges between here and there, between disparate ideas that we did not know …

Now You Can Add Audioboo Recordings to Thinglink Images

Audioboo and Thinglink are two services that I've introduced a lot of teachers to over the last couple years. If you're unfamiliar with these two …

An Interactive Timeline of Music Genre Popularity 1950 to Now

Earlier this week the folks at Google Research released an interesting Music Timeline depicting the changes in the popularity of various music genres …

BBC launches new iWonder brand for digital content, starting with interactive World War One guides

The BBC has launched a new brand called iWonder which it hopes will unlock the learning potential from its wide-ranging content.<p>Starting today, and …

Top 10 Things Picture Books Taught Me by Beth Shaum

Posted by CBethM on January 20, 2014 in Reading Lives, Top Ten Lists | 24 Comments<p>What “counts” as reading? Well it turns out that lots of people …