Recent Posts by Jayne Clare

Digital Kids Summit – Lone Star Rate

WHY DIGITAL KIDS SUMMIT?  Deeper Dive This is an opportunity for attendees to extend the discussion of topics presented by key speakers throughout the two-day Summit.  Additionally, you'll get to ask pointed questions to the speakers after their presentations. Live Stream Participate in LIVE video stream and interact with Digital Kids Media followers all over…
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Ubongo – Puzzle Challenge By USM

Ubongo – Puzzle Challenge by USM Fast-paced, addictive, and easy to learn – this puzzle game will challenge your brain! Sprint to solve a puzzle of interlocking shapes. The faster you solve the puzzle, the more jewels you will get. For a limited time only (April 28-30), the Ubongo game app, created by award-winning board…
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“There isn’t really any common core anymore….”

    "What an incredible waste of time, money, energy and what a disservice to our children!" This was my first impression after reading this Ed Week article. I retired from teaching because of the Common Core - I even wrote a blog titled, Common Core Pushed Me Out the Door. In my opinion, the worst part of the whole…
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Streamline your school work with Creativity 365

Streamline your school work with Creativity 365 Lesson planning, staying organized, keeping track of the progress of students, the lists go on and on when it comes to being a teacher.  As a teacher life can be hectic trying to keep everything in order, staying productive, and using your creative vices to inspire students. That’s…
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KudosReading ~ An innovative platform!

KudosReading, an innovative platform to encourage reading at/above grade level Foster a love of reading inside and outside your classroom using a new online platform. Kudosreading is a fun, social, personalized learning platform that encourages reading and learning while showing efficacy against curriculum based standards for grades 4 & up. It’s a new way for…
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Teachers With Apps Announces Newly Certified EdTech 2017

Teachers With Apps Announces Newly Certified Educational Technology  March 2017 Congratulations! Several times a year Teachers With Apps honors those educational apps/products that we consider OUTSTANDING. Our previous announcements can be viewed here. Back in the day, we used to give this badge of Certification from Teacher With Apps to the best educational apps and…
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25 Quotes about the Importance of PLAY

Albert Einstein said, "The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift." He also stated that " “Combinatory play seems to be the essential feature in productive thought.” The gift of imaginative free play has been…
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Genius Plaza Launches Sammie Seal

Genius Plaza Launches Sammie Seal, a Free, Bilingual Educational Language Game Austin, Texas - March 8, 2017 Today at SXSWEdu, Genius Plaza, a social impact enterprise working to ignite the genius in every child, announced the launch of Sammie Seal, a free, bilingual game to help students learn parts of speech. Set in a vibrant…
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