Search for: "Elementary Comprehensive"

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,…
Read more

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…
Read more

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…
Read more

Building the comprehensive toolbox for the 21st century classroom

Recently via Linkedin I luck into a watching a brilliant TEDx Talk, the poignant message is loud and clear. Education is our silver bullet and we need to empower teachers to help students go to places they'd never thought possible. My thirty-year career as a special education teacher has given me the chance to work with the underdogs,…
Read more

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…
Read more

“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,…
Read more

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,…
Read more