LeighAnn Kincy

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Kids Today: How Does 10,000 Hours of Video Games Affect Development?

40 Sources for Curated Educational Videos - Getting Smart by Carri Schneider - Online Learning

Backpack TV: Backpack.tv pulls from various sources to create a highly curated library of education videos organized by academic subject and detailed …

Sequencing Lesson

<b>Sequencing Lesson</b><p><b>Lesson Objective</b>: The students will sequence six events that occur in a fiction story with 100% accuracy. Technology objective: The …

Dispatch - Combine and Share Resources from Evernote, Dropbox, and Google Drive

Wouldn't it be great if you could pull together and organize in one place your files and notes from Google Drive, Evernote, Dropbox, and Box? With …

Google Forms Become Printer-friendly

Creating quizzes in Google Forms is one of the things that I usually teach people how to do during my Google Apps workshops. Google Forms are very …

Three Google Sheets Scripts That Help Teachers Save Time

One of the great things about technology is that it can help use do things more efficiently which in turn means we get to spend more time on the more …

Snap! - Drag and Drop Coding for Kids

Snap! is a drag and drop programming interface designed to help students learn to program. Snap! uses a visual interface that works in your browser …

Best of 2013 So Far... A Short Guide to Blogging Terminology

<i>We're half-way through 2013. Like I've done in years past, this week I'll be featuring some of the best new tech tools of 2013 as well as some of the</i> …

Free Digital Citizenship Lesson Plans for Middle School Students

The beginning of the school year is a great time to conduct lessons on digital citizenship and digital literacy. The knowledge and skills gained in …

11 Resume & Interview Tips for New Graduates

Even for adults who have been in the workforce for a while the prospect of searching, applying, and interviewing for jobs can be challenging. For …

Quest for Credit - A Personal Finance Lesson

Mint.com offers fifty-eight videos about various aspects of personal finance. While many of them are about using Mint's services to manage your …

6 Things You Learned in School that Don’t Apply in the Real World

<i>This is a guest post by Daniel Wong.</i><p>If you’re a student, do you ever feel like what you’re learning in school isn’t relevant to the “real world”?<p>Or …

Self-improvement

12 ideas to prepare students for jobs that don't exist yet