Meghan Alexander

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Free tools for math education – The Reflective Educator

Here are some tools which I’ve either used (or explored) for mathematics education. They aren’t all open source, but they are all extremely useful, …

Teach Coding in the Classroom: Resources from ISTE '14

In an attempt to heed Dave Guymon’s call to share the ISTE learning (see his blog post on Getting Smart, "Don’t Leave Your Learning Behind: What To …

Education Technology

Free 3D Printable Adapters Allow Kids To Connect Legos, K'Nex, Tinkertoys and 7 Other Construction Sets

Almost every child growing up has at least one type of construction set, usually several different types. I remember having probably 20 different …

Kids

9 Clever Ways To Use A Bookshelf

Check out our favorite ideas.<p>Yes they look great standing upright, filled with books. But who knew bookshelves could moonlight as bars, cat scratching posts, and gardens? Check out our favorite ideas

21 Century Learning Home

21 Ideas for Summer Learning by tina_zita

Subscribe to Thinglink Content<p>Once a month we will send 10 best examples of similar interactive media content that has been hand-picked by ThingLink …

26 iPad Apps For A Paperless Classroom

Jul 02, 2014 - itunes.apple.com - 2890<p>Evernote is an easy-to-use, free app that helps you remember everything across all of the devices you use. Stay …

Weekly Challenge # 18 – Why I Believe the Perfect 21st Century Learning Tool is an Old Fashion Campfire

<i>Who hath smelt woodsmoke at twilight? Who hath heard the birch log burning?</i><i>Who is quick to read the voices of the night?</i><i>Let him follow with the</i> …

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How One Teacher Achieved Insane Reading Growth Last Year

Technology in School<p>How One Teacher Achieved Insane Reading Growth Last Year<p>By Matt Bowman     Mar 18, 2014<p>Related Stories<p>Four Ways Digital Financial …

Reclaimed Lumber Coffee Table

Measure and Cut Wood<p>Measure and mark 42 inches on each piece of wood, and cut with a circular saw. Use a speed square to mark a straight line before …

Woodworking

HOW TO: Make organic sculpting clay in 4 simple steps using 4 ingredients!

Most kids love any type of art activity -- especially one as tactile and open ended as working with sculpting clay. Not only is it fun to play with, …

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The Top Bathrooms of 2013

Our favorite spaces this year.<p>This year in bathroom design, we saw a variety of styles from calm, nature-inspired spaces to glamorous, sparkling rooms. Here are the top spaces of 2013.

Free Printable: 2014 Goals

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Ten Good Apps for a Teacher’s New iPad

Did you receive the gift of a new iPad this year? If so, you may be spending this holiday vacation trying out all kinds of new apps. Here are ten …

New York City Bans Styrofoam Food Containers

The Center for Oceanic Awareness, Research and Education (COARE), applauds the New York City Council for its decision yesterday to ban food service …

Win! New York City bans Styrofoam

New York's City Council voted unanimously to ban the use of polystyrene (Styrofoam) containers yesterday. New York is now the largest U.S. city to …

11 amazing Twitter chats for educators

A variety of content-rich Twitter chats are held each week<p>Social media is one of the top ways educators and students interact and learn from one …

Presentation Tools

Are your students tired of creating a PowerPoint every time they present to the class? There are many great options for students to create unique …

KeyMe partners with Shapeways to offer personalized 3D printed key copies

KeyMe is the modern alternative to getting your keys copied at the hardware store. You can make a copy at a kiosk machine or upload photos to the …