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151 Leading Sites for Elementary Educators

Today’s elementary school kids grew up in the digital age, and they love computer-based activities and learn from them easily. Learning and sharing online isn’t just for students, though. There are hundreds of fantastic sites online to help elementary educators do their jobs as well. From educational videos to interactive games and even e-book publishers,…
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TeachersWithApps – 50+ Favorite Elementary School Apps

Rounding up the best and favorite elementary school apps is not an easy task, the market is saturated and there are so many standouts that cover the gamut of grade levels. Obviously, one of the first considerations we focus on when writing a review is, of course, the learning potential of an app. Another important…
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iTooch Elementary School

iTooch Elementary School, by eduPad, has hit another home run, and this time it's a grand slam! They have combined age groups and content to give this app an incredible shelf-life. The app is free to download and nine titles can be tried out before buying any in-app purchases, which are available for each topic. We…
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28 Super Speech and Language iPad Apps

TWA brings you 28 super speech and language iPad apps for home, classroom, and/or the therapist's office. Speech and language is one area of educational apps that has exploded with smashing success. The prices range anywhere from free to expensive. There is a stuttering app that runs almost $1,000! Don't fret, most are reasonable and…
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“20 to Watch” Leader in Educational Technology

This year I had the honor of being named a “20 to Watch” Leader in Educational Technology by the National School Board Association. Honorees are nominated by members of their school board or community members. We gathered in Washington D.C. at the CoSN (Consortium for School Networking) conference. We had a day full of meetings,…
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Trilo Spelling

Trilo Spelling by Trilo Interactive AB is their latest reading readiness/spelling practice app designed to engage children in happy gameplay all while pursuing foundational skills necessary for beginning readers. Kids love the friendly, yet elusive ghosts/monsters/aliens and there is a definite urge to follow their lead and continue the venture. Spelling may appear to be the focus,…
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Wizard School (formerly WonderBox) – by Duck Duck Moose

  Wizard School (formerly WonderBox) - by Duck Duck Moose who has now partnered with Kahn Academy, is specifically designed for elementary classrooms.Wizard School is a break-through in elementary educational technology. Surrounded by ho-hum apps that have little educational value, Wizard School is a shining beacon of innovation and creativity. I predict that it will quickly…
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The Padcaster

I teach in an elementary iPad Lab. This year I ventured into the realm of newscasting. Daily, my students record and produce their own newscast and share it with the school. While the students learned to produce the entire newscast independently, I quickly realized I had a problem—elementary aged Camera Kids. The videos they created…
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