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TTC investigating after video shows bus driver using cellphone while driving

The TTC is investigating after a video was posted on YouTube which shows a bus driver holding and tapping on a cellphone with one hand while …

17 iPad Apps We Explored Using With High School Post-Graduates

Last week I spent a day working with teachers at Bridgton Academy in Bridgton, Maine. Bridgton Academy is a private boarding school serving male …

5 Apps for Creating Digital Portfolios on iPads

As the end of the school year nears you may find yourself asking students to create collections of examples of their best work of the year. There are …

Assignments: Assessment and Achievement. Is this the answer?

DRAFT Assignments. These are mock-ups of what an assignment might look like. The idea is still at the embryonic stage.<p>This week I pitched the idea of …

Apps That Rise to the Top: Tested and Approved By Teachers

<b>Haiku Desk</b> is a free presentation tool with many themes and Creative Commons images to choose from. Users can import photos, make charts, and …

40 years and counting: the team behind Voyager’s space odyssey

On a chilly March morning, Steve Howard, aged 65, is at work in his office on the northern edge of Pasadena, California. Two computer screens are squeezed on to his corner desk along with family photos, a tissue box and tins of Altoids Curiously Strong Peppermints. The office is in a quiet business …

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Skaffl – An iPad App for Distributing, Collecting, and Grading Assignments

Skaffl is a free iPad app designed to help you distribute, collect, and grade assignments. In the app you can create classrooms that your students …

Three iPad Apps for Creating Multimedia eBooks

One of my favorite things about iPads and the web in general is the ease with which anyone can create a multimedia product. Teachers can create and …

Two Excellent iPad Apps to Help Students with Math Homework

October 29, 2014<br>Here are two excellent iPad apps for providing Math homework help for students. In fact, these apps should be used only after …

Division without Dividing???

Today we began division. I always suck my kids in by telling them I'm going to teach them how to divide without division. They never believe me, but …

5 Fantastic Apps for Digital Storytelling on iPads

<i>This is a guest post from Samantha Morra of EdTechTeacher.org</i><p>Computers, and the digital tools on those computers, brought video editing to the …

Common Core Quest – Quizzes and Video Lessons on ELA & Math Standards

Last week OpenEd.io released an Android app called Common Core Quest. This week they have released the same excellent app on the iOS platform. Common …

Quickly Organize Leveled Reading Lists With Book Wizard Mobile

Book Wizard is a Scholastic service that allows you to create and organize book lists according to reading levels and students’ interests. Book …

My Story – Create Multimedia Books on Your iPad

My Story is a nice iPad app for creating multimedia story books on your iPad. There are other apps that offer the same functions as My Story, but the …

Math Project Ideas: Examples of Project-Based Learning

Math Project Ideas: Examples of Project-Based Learning<p>Updated on June 9, 2015<p>Engaging Math Projects for All Grade Levels<p>If you've developed your own …