Resources

Clean Up Your Gmail Inbox

It is the end of the school year, and your Gmail inbox might be looking like a mess. Watch this short video to learn about a few steps that could...

5 Ways to Use Podcasts in the Classroom

With podcasts becoming a popular form of media for learning and engagement, why not bring them into the classroom?  Besides just listening to the...

Infographics: Classroom Ideas

In this resource, 9 Generic Activities for Exploiting infographics, Nik Peachey explores some ways to use Infographics in the classroom....

#FiveStarR1 Week Three Reflection (3/26-3/30)

About This ResourceThank you for participating in our Week 3 Region 1 Twitter Chat!  We are excited to hear from you again in future chats.Take...

Lesson Example: TeachingHistory.org

Looking for great resources for social studies? Look no further than teachinghistory.org. This site is a clearinghouse for lots of great resources...

Flipgrid for the Math Classroom

As a math teacher, it can sometimes be a struggle to help students develop a deeper understanding of the math they are learning.  According to...

Typing Spanish Characters on a Chromebook

Any Spanish teacher will tell you they wish there was an easier way to type special Spanish characters when creating content.  There are extensions...

Introduction to Seesaw

Seesaw is a student-centered portfolio software that allows students to build portfolios easily and share their work with their families. There are...

Classroom Video: Socratic Seminar

Socratic Seminar isn't a new strategy by any means, but it is still a very valuable activity that can be used in any classroom. This video gives a...

Grit: Angela Duckworth

Is grit something you can teach kids? Angela Duckworth think so! In this video she talks about grit and why it's important for our children to have....

5 Strategies to Deepen Student Collaboration

Helping students become effective collaborators is no easy feat.  It seems like almost every time students work in groups there is conflict,...

OneNote: Learning Tools for SPED

Microsoft's OneNote, along with several other of their flagship programs (Word, Powerpoint) has introduced useful learning tools aimed at meeting the...

Social and Emotional (SEL) Apps for Special Ed

This article from Edutopia outlines some very useful apps for Special Education students that need help with social and emotional issues.9...