Leigh Ann Crane

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Teaching Digital Citizenship with Picture Story Books

*This post was first published on Matt Miller’s Ditch That Textbook blog.<p>Living in the 21st Century where many students have access to 1:1 devices at …

Easily Create Stop Motion Videos for Your Class Using These iPad Apps

Stop motion animation, as we argued in a previous post, is a cinematographic technique that consists of animating a set of static pictures or objects …

Time-lapse Photography

26 Children’s Books to Support Conversations on Race, Racism & Resistance

Research from Harvard University suggests that children as young as three years old, when exposed to racism and prejudice, tend to embrace and accept …

Black History

2018 Diverse Summer Reading List for Grades PreK-8

Kick off the end of the school year with our beautiful printable <b>2018 Diverse Summer Reading List for Grades PreK-8</b>! This list provides engaging and …

Webinars

Some Good Educational Apps for Elementary Students

For those of you asking about Art apps to use with young learner, below is a collection featuring some good titles to start with. These are apps …

Tons of Educational Resources and Lesson Plans for Teachers from The New York Times Learning Network

In today’s post we want to draw your attention to this excellent educational resource from The New York Times called ‘The Learning Network’. As a …

Another Important Educational Website for Science Teachers

Young Science Lab is an educational platform developed out of a partnership between Discovery Education and 3M. It provides a wide variety of …

4 Good Collaborative Web Tools for Teachers

Google provides some useful collaborative web tools to enhance your group work. These are tools you can use with your colleagues or with your …

9 Great TED Ed Videos to Uuse in Your Class

TED Ed Youtube channel is one of our favourite sources for educational video content to use with students in class. We have already featured several …

5 Good Videos to Teach Students About YouTube

Over the last few months YouTube added a number of interesting features to enhance your youTube viewing experience and enable you to create great …

Here Is A Very Good Tool for Teaching Kids Coding Through Stories

Here is a very good coding tool we are adding to our coding resources here in EdTech and mLearning. Dystopia 2153 is a new project from TEACH …

Some Good Mac Apps for Music Teachers

Below is a selection of some good Mac apps curated specifically for Music teachers. These are applications you can use to help you with songwriting …

9 Great Apps for Teachers Using Macs in Their Teaching

For those of you using Macs in their teaching here is a collection of some good educational apps you should definitely try out. This list contains …

11 Good Chemistry Apps for High School Students

Another collection of good educational iPad apps specifically curated from iTunes App Store for high school teachers and students. These are apps to …

7 Tools to Organize Student Academic Writing

Here's something most educators can agree on: many students struggle with academic writing. Assigned essays and papers cause stress and, …

Some of The Best Writing Apps for Elementary Students

Based on your recommendation, we went ahead and curated for you this collection of some good iPad apps you can use with your elementary students to …

12 Great Coding Apps for Young Learners

In response to a request from one of our readers, here is a collection of some of the best iPad apps you can use with your elementary students to …

Be Internet Awesome

BIA for Google Slides<p>Custom made interactive slides for each of Interland's lessons with Pear Deck, built to work with G Suite for Education<p>Interland …

An Excellent Resource from To Google To Teach Kids Digital Citizenship

After featuring this free resource to help teachers better integrate the ethos of digital citizenship in their instruction, we are sharing with you …

20 Questions To Reflect On Your Teaching This Year So Next Year Is Better

<b>20 Questions To Reflect On Your Teaching This Year So Next Year Is Better</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>I don’t know how your school year is going and/or ‘went’ …

A Must Have Critical Thinking Cheatsheet for Teachers

Critical thinking is a disruptive cognitive process that explores alternative ways of thinking about something with the purpose of uncovering silent …

5 Good Periodic Table Apps for Students

Below is a list of some good periodic table apps to use with your students in class. They will help students solidify their knowledge about different …

Some of The Best YouTube Channels for Social Studies Teachers

Here are some good educational YouTube channels curated specifically for social studies teachers. They cover a wide variety of social studies topics …

30 Educational Web Tools for Librarians

Here is another of our popular visuals we shared in the past. It features a collection of educational web tools handpicked particularly for …

A Must Have Tool for Creating Class Newspapers

Over the last few years, we have reviewed a number of interesting web tools and applications teachers and students can use to create digital …

20 Books for Young Readers To Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month & Year-Round

Looking for titles to highlight in May for Asian Pacific American Heritage Month? These 20 works, from recent award winners to debut middle grade …

9 Latin Phrases Every Student Researcher Should Know about

One way to embellish your writing style and make it sound more professional is through the inclusion of Latin phrases (of course without overusing …

5 Good TED Ed Lessons to Foster Students Creative Thinking

The theme of this week’s list of TED Ed lessons is creativity. We have meticulously selected five excellent videos from the collection that embeds …

Learn to Code by Playing a Game

Designed with teachers in mind<p>Real, typed code<br>from the first level<p>Getting students to typed code as quickly as possible is critical to learning …

Computer Science

10 Picture Books That Introduce Big Ideas to Little Kids

Kids are quite possibly the most naturally curious creatures on the planet — there’s an entire world of things they’ve never encountered waiting to …