Marie S

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Our top 5 sites for sourcing great images and photos on your iPad - Book Creator app

Looking for ideas for getting photos into your Book Creator books? We’ve got you covered.<p>Our last blog post was about understanding copyright and …

Web Design

The Case for Curiosity - Educational Leadership

But what we admire and what we deliberately cultivate aren't the same. When researchers dig deeper, they find that many adults think of curiosity as …

Pedagogy

Writing

General<p>The Literacy and Numeracy Secretariat Capacity Building Series:<br>outlining student engagement, questions to support critical literacy, commonly …

100+ Great Google Classroom Resources for Educators

<i>The easy tool educators are using every day</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Google Classroom allows …

Education Technology

All My “Best” Lists On Teaching & Learning How To Write – In One Place!

I’ve published quite a few posts and “Best” lists related to teaching writing, and I thought it would be useful to me and to readers to bring them …

Connecting Math to Our Lives and Communities

The late Mi’kmaw elder and quillbox maker, Dianne Toney, explained that to make a ring for a circular box top, she measured three times across the …

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Why Reading Comprehension in the Content Areas is so Important

English teachers are skilled instructors of reading comprehension—a nebulous concept that requires several moving parts. Reading comprehension …

100 Ways To Use Google Drive In The Classroom

<b>100 Ways To Use Google Drive In The Classroom</b><p>by onlineuniversities.com<p>Students and educators have a wealth of learning and productivity tools …

This Super Simple Google Docs Trick is Life Changing #edtech #gafe

A few months back, I discovered through Twitter a super simple Google Docs trick that changed how I share Google Docs links with staff that I work …

A Quick Look at The New Google Classroom iPad App

Make your own Games, Play Free Games

Share Your Games with Everyone!<p>You can embed your games on your facebook or myspace profile, your own web site or send a link to your game by …

Easy App Smash for the Primary Grades

It's a simple app smash that we complete in Kindergarten. It might look like there are several steps, but it's really quite easy for students. Our …

The SAMR Model Explained By Students

The Question Game: A Playful Way To Teach Critical Thinking

<b>The Question Game</b><p>by <b>Sophie Wrobel</b>, <i>geist.avesophos.de</i><p>The Question Game: A Playful Way To Teach Critical Thinking<p><i>Big idea: Teaching kids to ask smart</i> …

Pedagogy

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TCEA

• Membership in the TCEA Social Community<br>• Recommended iOS and Android App List<br>• TechNotes, TCEA’s bimonthly online newsletter and blog<br>• TechEdge, TCEA’s …

Education Technology

Five Ways to Create and Use QR Codes In Your Classroom

<i>As I do every year, I am taking this week to relax, recharge, and ski with friends. While I'm away I will be re-running the most popular posts of the</i> …

Editor's Choice: The Best Educational Apps For iPad In 2014

<b>The 30 Best Educational Apps For iPad In 2014</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>So 2014 is almost over, and it’s time to start looking back at what’s happened in …

Apps

Chrome Smashing: Creating the Inconceivable

While many apps slightly overlap in terms of functionality, there tends to be a few black holes in each app that require the use of another app to …

BIT 14 Conference on Flipboard

By dougpete | Selected messages from the Bring IT Together Conference<p>From keynote speaker @RonCanuel #bit14 http://t.co/FrEB2evBp2<p>@TeacherHann …

Checking for Understanding with Exit Tickets

Pin It<p><i>Guest post by Greg Coleman</i> <i><br>from Mr. Elementary Math</i><p>During my early years as a classroom teacher I felt that exit tickets were yet another …

Create the perfect class website in 30 minutes or less

Every teacher should have a class website to keep students and parents up-to-date.<p>Even more important is keeping this website updated regularly – …

8 Tips to Create a Twitter-Driven School Culture

So I ask -- why can't we have both? Why can't we be connected virtually and face-to-face? What's stopping us from using Twitter to support and …

Announcing Drive for Education: The 21st century backpack for students

<i>(Cross-posted on the Google for Work Blog)</i><p>In a little over two years, Drive has become the cloud storage and sharing solution for more than 190 …