07.28.2014
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Students on Twitter: Social Media in the Classroom

Twitter is becoming an increasingly popular tool in the education space. Some teachers have been using this social media platforms…

07.21.2014
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Tech Tools: iPad Apps for Creating Your Own Videos

We often think of a tablet as a device for consuming content. Something that lets you watch a movie, read…

07.14.2014
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EdTech Trend: YouTube in the Classroom

Using videos to grab the attention of students is not a new concept. Whether you are kicking off a Social…

06.16.2014
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EdTech Trend: Interactive Textbooks

With more and more schools investing in tablet technology, educators are seeing endless possibilities for how they can transform their…

06.02.2014
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Using Technology to Launch a Conversation Offline

A recent article in The Atlantic started a great discussion among teachers on whether or not their students know how…

05.20.2014
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EdTech Trend: Teaching Students to Code

Computer programming has been around for decades and thanks to online platforms and iPad apps it’s becoming increasing popular in…

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…