Category Archives: Technology

Got a SMART Board®? Give it a big hug.

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Teachers today have many tools in their tool kits. Best teaching practices. Behavior management savvy. Patience. Passion. An innovative spirit. (Did we mention patience?) Chances are, the SMART Board is also one of those tools. But having a SMART Board … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs & Lessons Learned from a Garage Tinkerer

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Sometimes we’re reminded of what’s important for our children by observing the life of others. Take Steve Jobs, for example. As the renowned founder of Apple Computers, he is such a giant figure of the 21st century that it’s hard … Continue reading

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Chromebook Apps: We Pick the Best for You

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The Chromebook is fast, portable, affordable, and easy-to-use. With the right apps, it is also a learning and teaching powerhouse. You may be pleasantly surprised to find how many tremendous Chromebook apps there are. There are apps for every content … Continue reading

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Creating Successful Lessons that Meet the Common Core—No Need to Reinvent the Wheel!

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Need some fresh, new ideas for creating lessons to meet the rigor of the Common Core? Simple ideas that don’t require much time? We know you have none to spare! We’re all about using technology to extend your current lessons … Continue reading

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Twitter in MY Classroom? This Is What It Looks Like.

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It’s Monday afternoon in a kindergarten class in an elementary school in Anytown, USA. Five- and six-year-olds are gathering to think about their day, what they’ve learned, and what they’d like to share via Twitter to fellow classmates in Indonesia, … Continue reading

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