Introducing the Teacher’s Guide to Tech
Does the idea of exploring technology overwhelm you? Do you ever wish someone would just organize it all and explain it to you in clear, simple language? Then this is your lucky day.
6 Ed Tech Tools to Try in 2015
Although most of these tools aren’t brand-new, they are all growing in popularity, and each one can enhance teaching and learning in unique, time-saving, or engaging ways.
Our First (and Only) Teacher Advice Show
In this episode, I answer questions from an earth science teacher who wants to make his material more challenging for advanced students, a student who needs to organize her bookmarks, and a teacher whose co-worker embarrasses kids right in front of her.
SignUp.com: Ditch Reply-All Emails and Sign-up Sheets Forever
SignUp.com is a free online tool that lets you manage event sign-ups in one central location. If you still coordinate volunteers with email and paper, your life is about to get a lot easier.
Once you go Diigo, you’ll never go back.
Technology doesn’t always develop independent learning skills. For those, students need practice with tools like Diigo that help them access, analyze, and sort information.
Turn YouTube into a Classroom with PlayPosit
You know the Internet is loaded with great videos. But holding students accountable for watching is a challenge. Without standing right over students, how do you know if they’re really watching?
Oh, The Things You Can Do with GoAnimate!
Until recently, the tools to create professional-looking videos were out of the hands of most regular folks. But those days are over.
How to Feng Shui Your Charts and Tables
Feng Shui can be applied to all sorts of spaces, including our documents. Even if your content is strong, really important, or perfectly clear, it can disappear in a badly designed document.