Chromebook Resources for Teachers

Discussion on the purchase and implementation of Chromebooks and Google Apps for Education including a list of resources on using these tools in the elementary school.

Adding to the Coding Education Debate

NPR article discussing whether coding should be a literacy taught in schools along with second languages.

Best Calendar Apps for Teachers

Four of the best calendar apps for teachers who want to be more organized and productive.

8 Sites to Help Teachers Find and Create Rubrics

Rubrics have been around for a long time and, while multiple choice and right or wrong answers are much easier to assess and mark, they are the assessment tool popular with the 21st century crowd. Once created, ...

Easy Lesson Planning With the Planboard App

When I first started my student teaching, my cooperating teacher had me writing lesson plans. I’m talking about lesson plans that were actual weighty tomes with every imaginable detail of what I was going to ...

Use Pedagogy Wheel 2.0 to Help Integrate Technology

It can be difficult enough learning about integrating technology effectively and plan lessons without spending time trying to find the perfect technology resources to use. That’s why the current version of the ...

2 Resources for Using iPads in the Classroom

2 Great Resources for integrating Ipads into your classroom.

Solar System Scope: New Interactive Solar System Site

Solar System Scope is a beautiful, easy to use 3D visualization of the Solar System which can be used by students at all ages.

Use Google to Save and Share Office Files Easily

Google Connect integrates tools into Microsoft Office to allow you to sync, save and collaborate Microsoft Office Documents using Google Apps.

Marking and Grading Using Online Gradebooks

A new online gradebook system; Learnboost.com has a beautiful interface and an easy to use system for teachers to record, grade and report student achievement.