Resources

Canvas: Discussions Overview

Classroom discussion is a great way to help students make connections with new material and share their learning process with other students....

Google VR: Google Expedition Kit Options

What better way for students to understand what they are studying than to see it? Field trips can be costly and are limited. Google Expeditions is...

Google Sheets: Sharing

Google Sheets, like other gSuite resources, can be easily shared with classmates, colleagues, or other collaborators with a few simple clicks. ...

Google Cardboard: Virtual Reality Basics

Google has made virtual reality an option in the classroom by creating a VR device that is super cheap. Even if it's cheap, it will be ineffective if...

Don't Ditch Tech: Differentiated Instruction in a Digital World

There are so many education models, (Blooms, SAMR, Gardener's Multiple Intelligences, etc) but no clear model of how to differentiate instruction...

Infographics: Creative Assessment

This website by Kathy Schrock is a great resource for developing lessons and projects that will showcase infographics as a form of student...

Technology, Coaching, Community

When teachers do not effectively integrate all aspects of technology in the educational process, today’s students are not fully engaged and miss...

Individualized vs Personalized Learning?

In this article, Amanda Morin shares her insights into the difference between individualized learning and personalized learning, and outlines the...

Book Creator for Chrome

While it's fun to read e-books, it's even more amazing to make them yourself! Book creator allows students to do just that, making their own...

Engaged Learning with VideoNot.es

In need of a student-engagement resource that works in a face-to-face class or in a flipped classroom model?VideoNot.es is an engaging resource that...

Microsoft Office Mix Science Experiements

The University of Colorado Boulder has created scientific simulations on their PhET Simulations website that are great for all ages. This...

5 High School English Activities You'll Want to Try ASAP

We all would like to create more engaging and exciting lessons for our students.  We have all planned lessons that we thought were innovative and...

High Tech Reflection Strategies

The text in this resource from Edutopia explores some creative ways teachers are using technology to increase both opportunities for, and...

Implementation Guided Administrator Look-fors

These look-fors are compiled with the school instructional leadership team in mind. They are intended to help instructional leaders efficiently and...

What is gSuite for Education?

You have probably heard of Google. You have probably even heard the terms GAFE or gSuite, but what do those terms really mean? What applications or...

Blended Learning: Making it Work in the Classroom

There is much ambiguity surrounding online and blended learning models. Online/blended teaching and learning can look different depending on the...

A Guide to Producing Digital Storytellers

In order to help students develop 21st century skills, they will need to move beyond the traditional tests normally given and be provided more...

Wikis in the Classroom

You have probably heard of Wikipedia, but do you know what a wiki really is?  A wiki is a website that allows users to collaborate and edit the...

Engaging Digital Natives

Today's learners access information much more readily than ever before. Some would argue that students learn differently with the use of modern...

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...