05.04.2014
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EdTech Trend: 3D Printing

As you navigate through the growing list of ways to integrate technology into your instruction sometimes it’s hard to prioritize…

04.27.2014
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Online Resources to Teach Social Studies: Map Tools

An important part of teaching current events is helping students understand where an important moment took place. Not only will…

04.20.2014
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EdTech Trend: Skype

Field trips, guest speakers and pen pals can all present unique challenges for teachers of middle and high schoolers. Pulling…

04.13.2014
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Channel One and Common Core: Supporting Opinions

In our series on Channel One and the Common Core we’ve discussed how both nonfiction reading and listening skills can…

04.06.2014
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EdTech Trend: Augmented Reality

We’ve discussed a few different EdTech trends in this series and one that is grabbing the attention of students and…

04.01.2014
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Common Core and Channel One: Using Listening Skills

The Common Core State Standards stress the importance of developing real world skills. When it comes to college and career…

03.24.2014
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EdTech Trend: Flipped Classroom

Many educators have been experimenting with the flipped classroom model. In a flipped classroom, instruction (or lectures) are delivered online,…

03.16.2014
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Common Core and Channel One: Reading Informational Text

Schools around the country are adopting the new national standards for instruction, known as the Common Core. Over forty states…

03.02.2014
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EdTech Trend: BYOD

When it comes to using technology in the classroom there are tons of options teachers can choose from. Many districts…

02.25.2014
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Teacher Resources: Pinterest

Teachers are always searching for new ideas they can use in their classroom. They might need inspiration for a bulletin…