What to Do When Genius Hour Doesn’t Work

Discussion and ideas on what to do with students who are not engaged in Genius Hour or want to always change their project to something that is easier.

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.

Genius Hour Begins

Description of how we are implementing Genius Hour with the Grade 4 and Grade 6 classes. Includes resources and discussion of the steps we took before and during the start of Genius Hour.

Creative Writing With Inklewriter App: Choose Your Own Adventure Goes Digital

Inklewriter is a web app that allows students to write and share choose your own adventure stye stories in an easy to use online environment. Students can create multiple paths for their stories and teachers can ...

Build Your Own Interactive School Art Gallery Using QR Codes

Create your own Interactive School Art Gallery using QR codes with this list of resources and instructions. This blog posts describes some of the online and offline resources I use to find amazing art projects and ...

Resources and Ideas For Bringing More Creativity Into Your Classroom

Resources to help educators build more creativity into their classroom and get students thinking outside the box with project based learning ideas you can easily add into your own classroom routine.

Are You Using Badges in Your Classroom?

Badges are the newest trend in the gamification of online educational technology. This article summarizes the pros and cons of using badges in the classroom and provides some resources for teachers to check out.