Resources

Canvas Overview

This video from the Canvas Video Guide for Instructors series gives a basic overview of how to navigate through the Canvas LMS as an instructor....

What is a blog?

You've probably heard the word, maybe you've read one, or maybe you've even created one, but could you easily explain what a BLOG is?  Could...

Lesson Example: Teaching the Arts

EDSITEment is a website dedicated to the teaching of Humanities. It's also a wealth of knowledge and resources for any teacher. This resource links...

Coaching vs Training

Creating awesome learning experiences for students relies on those who impact them the most...their teachers. Research shows that coached teachers...

Creativity Is In Everything; Especially Teaching

In an age of standardized testing, it seems like opportunities for students to think and produce work in creative ways have been pushed to the back...

Jigsaw Cooperative Learning Technique

We love the Jigsaw Technique! There are many positive things about learning with this strategy. Students must connect, reflect, and share their...

Google Science Fair: What is it?

Ever heard of the Google Science Fair? No? This video is a short description of some of the amazing things previous winners have done. Are your...

EDpuzzle: Google Classroom Awesome Integration

EDpuzzle is a must have for any teacher that uses video in their classroom. This video, from the people at EDpuzzle, will give you a quick overview...

Google Draw: How to Create a Vector Icon

Creating icons can really come in handy as a teacher. This video will take you through a step by step process that will allow you to create a vector...

What is Your Learning Style?

Individual learning style is the customary way you approach a task.  Often confused with Intelligence, the computational power that you use to...

PyxisEDU: Getting the Most Out of Resources

Using resources in Pyxis is easy, but it never hurts to know all the tips and tricks. This video will let you know all the secrets to using Pyxis...

Lesson Example: Google SketchUp

No matter how awesome a tool is, how a teacher utilizes that tool to create learning experiences is the most important. This is also the most time...

Google Docs: Adding Comments & Assigning Tasks

If you have not utilized the commenting feature in Google Docs yet, it is time to start exploring! This valuable tool allows students to share work...

Gardner's Theory of Multiple Intelligences

This overview video examines all 8 of the established and widely accepted ways that we learn and problem-solve.  Gardner's MI theory supports...

Model the RIGHT Behaviors in Your Room

There can sometimes be a misconception that modeling classroom behavioral and process practices is not teaching. Michael Linsin disagrees and in his...

Think-Pair-Share: Fun Alternatives

An important part of learning is not just sharing what you know with someone else, but being able to talk about how you arrived at a certain...