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Multiplication course; functions and functionals; playful calculus - Newsletter August 15 - Natural Math

I am Moby Snoodles, and this is my newsletter. I love to hear from you at moby@moebiusnoodles.com<p>WOW – Multiplication! An open online course for …

Google Forms for Teachers- A Must Read Guide

In today's post, we are sharing with you one of the best and simplest guides I have ever read on Google Forms. This visual tutorial is created by …

Best cloud storage apps for iPhone and iPad

iPhones aren't exactly winning when it comes to device storage (unless you shell out mondo dinero for the 256GB version), so looking into cloud …

Comfortable Baby Steps?

I think everyone has certain phrases, or catchwords that tend to set them off. Some of us, of the more passionate persuasion, have phrases that send …

Social Media Isn't Killing Literacy

<b>Social Media Isn’t Killing Literacy</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>One of the notable changes in the Common Core academic standards is a shift in literacy instruction …

Travel the World From Your Classroom: Free iPad Apps for Virtual Field Trips

Gettysburg<p>For a virtual tour of the Gettysburg Battlefield, the Gettysburg Battle app can be used in classrooms commemorating the 150th anniversary …

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How To Do Student-Led Conferences

I seem to have written a lot about the why of student-led conferences but then have never given a step by step approach on how to do it. Fresh in my …

6 Practices for Creating a 21st Century Engaging Classroom

<b>“Teachers who are willing to experiment and take risks on behalf of kids are in a much better position, regardless of their age, to meet their</b> …

6 social networks that can make you better at your education job

Education technology isn't just for the classroom. Today's educators have a number of social networks available at their fingertips. That's why we …

10 Reasons Why Teachers Use Twitter As A Professional Development tool

Twitter is definitely one of the most popular tool for teachers professional development. Education communities are filling the tweeting space …

Bring it: The most important thing a teacher can bring to school

My <b>air conditioner has been broken</b> all this week. They have ordered a part but we’re not sure if it is going to be here before school starts. If it is …

Why School Choice Is Failing

It takes more than vouchers to create a successful, productive market in education.<p>Milwaukee, Wis., is home to the nation’s oldest and largest …

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History Maps for Your Students’ iPads

History: Maps of the World is a free iPad app that puts historical maps on your students’ iPads. The app features close to 200 maps across four …

Taking a Moment to Stop and Play in the Puddles – The Wejr Board

Always important to take a break and play in the puddles.<p>As parents and educators, we often grow frustrated by children’s lack of focus and how …

3 Conversation Starters for the School Year

<i>Last year, as I documented some of the crucial things that we needed to discuss to further innovative practices in our school, I feel more prepared</i> …