Katherine Brown

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Best Math Games, Websites, and Apps for Kids

8 things every student deserves...

One of the things I miss most about my job is the connection and relationship with students. For me to speak and work with students, I really have to …

Teaching Measurement in Grades 3-5

This narrative document describes the progression of Geometric Measurement across the K-5 grade band. It is informed both by research on children's …

A List of The Best Free Digital Storytelling Tools for Teachers

It is all about <b>creative storytelling.</b> ZimmerTwins is a <b>web2.0 tool</b> that allows <b>students</b> to give vent to their imaginative powers and exercise their …

Understanding Math Learning Disabilities

This article by Dr. Sheldon H. Horowitz detailing the importance of understanding learning disabilities in mathematics (dyscalculia). A definition of …

A powerful student time management demo

3 Free Tools to Manage Who You Follow on Twitter

If the list of accounts you follow on Twitter has gotten a little unruly over the years, we can help. We're highlighting three useful tools that will …

Why using a camera to take notes is smart, not lazy

What’s your first impression of this image?<p>When I shared it on Facebook recently, some pretty passionate responses were sparked. A number of teachers …

Three Useful Common Core “Cheat Sheets”

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10 Best Websites to Download Free Audiobooks

You may love to <b>read</b>books, but a much easier method of absorbing information is to simply sit back and <b>listen</b>! Audiobooks let you do just that. Lots of …

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The Open Education movement has been a powerful way for teachers to take content into their own hands, compiling and repackaging lessons that suit …

2013 – Finalists & Winners

EdTech Digest Awards Program 2013 | <b>Raising the Roof</b><p><b>Results are in</b> for the third annual EdTech Digest Awards Recognition Program honoring tools, …

Words in a Pic

In this fun word game your goal is to find the words that match a picture.<p>Each picture has three words associated with it. We give you all the …

Free Technology for Teachers

Sunday, May 20, 2018<p>Nine Fun and Challenging Geography Games<p>Yesterday, I shared the City-Guesser geography game. That game was just the latest in a …

Thanksgiving Time Capsule . Thanksgiving Activities for Kids. Adventures In Learning | PBS Parents

Teaching young children about being thankful can be tricky. It’s an abstract concept and kids thrive with concrete. Doing something hands on is a …

Writing Tools

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3 Good App Search Engines for Teachers

The app store is teeming with all kinds of apps to the extent that it becomes hard for us to keep up with the new releases. As a teacher interested …

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How technology allowed me to read

Months after he was born, in 1948, Ron McCallum became blind. In this charming, moving talk, he shows how he reads -- and celebrates the progression …

Assistive Technology

The Intersection Between Structure and Spontaneity

Serendipity is the name given to those “happy accidents” we experience throughout life – finding a person, idea, or resource we didn’t expect, but …

Student Apps for Winter Reading

Read Me Stories (iOS and Android)<p>This app is full of picture books with illustrations that children will love. While the narrator reads the book …

10 Emerging Educational Technologies & How They Are Being Used Across the Globe

by Saga Briggs<p>For over a decade, the New Media Consortium (NMC) has been charting the landscape of emerging technologies in teaching, learning, and …

Math Activity Calendar

November 1: National Family Literacy Day<p>Read <i>How Big Is a Foot?</i> By Rolf Myller, and then invite the whole family to take part in a measuring activity. …

'I'm Not A Math Person' Is No Longer A Valid Excuse

Research published in Child Development found that hard work and good study habits were the most important factor in improving math ability over time.<p>But bad attitudes about math are holding us back.<p>Most of us would never think that "I'm bad at reading," is a good excuse to stop taking English …