BEST WOMEN'S HISTORY
Though women make up more than fifty percent of humanity, only since the 20th century have they achieved full legal rights and privileges--and in some countries, they are still second-class citizens. Consequently, women’s role in history and contributions
LEARNING WITH GOOGLE UPDATES COULD AFFECT YOUR TEACHING, HERE'S HOW
Learning with Google has announced a host of new updates that will affect teachers, institutions and districts internationally. G Suite for Education has been renamed Google Workspace for Education and now offers more controls.
30 SITES AND APPS FOR DIGITAL STORYTELLING
Digital storytelling is a great way for teachers to encourage the creative use of technology in learning. The process can be used with almost any subject, and with the abundance of apps and tools available, there’s one that’s right for every classroom.
WHAT IS SEESAW FOR SCHOOLS AND HOW DOES IT WORK FOR TEACHERS AND STUDENTS?
Seesaw for Schools is a digital app-based platform that allows students, teachers, and parents or guardians to complete and share classroom work. As the company itself says, Seesaw is a platform for student engagement.
WHAT IS PADLET AND HOW DOES IT WORK FOR TEACHERS AND STUDENTS?
Padlet is a digital tool that can help teachers and students in class and beyond by offering a single place for a notice board. That's at its most basic. This digital notice board is able to feature images, links, videos, and documents, all collated on
FREE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT HELPS EDUCATORS TEACH CYBERSECURITY
District leaders consider cybersecurity their No. 1 technology priority, with 69% saying they are proactive or very proactive in this area. However, only 18% have a full-time staffer dedicated to cybersecurity according to CoSN’s latest edtech leadership
HOW TO MANAGE A HYBRID CLASSROOM
As the leaves turn and schools are still scrambling to wrestle with the right balance of in-person and remote classes, many have shifted to what’s been referred to as a “hybrid” model. In this model, some students attend remotely while others attend in-pe
LEGO Education solutions are a perfect tool for today’s educators who are looking to boost student engagement and STEAM curiosity, while also improving learning outcomes. LEGO Education combines hands-on play with tangible STEAM lessons and curriculum in
THE BEST K-12 LEARNING MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS 2020
There are dozens of Learning Management Systems in the K-12 market. Here are some of the best. The best learning management systems, or LMS, for K-12 and higher ed can be the difference between a seamless learning experience and more hard work. These pla
POWER WHEELS LICENSE GENERATOR
On April 25, 1901, New York became the first state to require license plates.On April 25, 1901, New York became the first state to require license plates. Design your own license plate and driver's license to use when you play. Print them when you are fin
CURRENT EVENTS, HOT TOPICS AND MORE: PBS NEWSHOUR EXTRA, TOP-RATED BY TEACHERS
PBS NewsHour Extra is a website that provides news for students and resources for teachers Pros: Timely lessons, videos, and discussion questions.
CONNECT THE DOTS BETWEEN STUDENT DATA AND INSTRUCTION
Being expected to manage volumes of information is not the same thing as being equipped to do so. Teachers need to be able to connect student performance data to learning standards and objectives by quickly gathering, understanding, and responding to data
THE GREAT AMERICAN DUST BOWL
John Steinbeck's novel The Grapes of Wrath was published April 14, 1939. Learn more about the Great American Dust Bowl, when farmland was destroyed through misguided practices, famine set in, and dust storms drove people to desperation, as depicted in the