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Make History Come Alive by Combining Apps and Primary Sources

Make History Come Alive by Combining Apps and Primary Sources Technology has allowed educators to make history a more exciting and relevant experience within the confines of the classroom. What was once relegated almost exclusively to large textbooks has rapidly expanded to rich immersive opportunities bringing history alive. When combined with carefully curated primary sources,…
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4 Primary Apps for Off to School

TinyTap, Moments Into Games - Create free educational games & books for kids, by TinyTap Ltd., is a free app with endless possibilities for classroom use. With this app users can create their own ‘tap the right answer’ game using photos, text, their own drawings, etc. These can then be played on the iPad or emailed…
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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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Robotics in the K-5 Classroom

  Robotics in the K-5 Classroom   The world of automation I recently had a conversation with a someone outside of education. I asked him what he thought should change with our current education system and his reply was, “When I was in high school, most everyone took auto shop, and learned to tear down…
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Guest post: 5 Challenges Facing Working Moms

Guest post: 5 Challenges Facing Working Moms This Monday, we’re posting a piece from a guest blogger, Sarah Brooks, about the challenges that working moms face. Sarah is a writer and blogger with an interest in all things tech. This blog post originally appeared in Famigo.  __________________________________________________________________ 5 Challenges Facing Working Moms Social roles continue…
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Mobile Learning Experience 2015

On June 2015, there was the Mobile Learning Experience 2015 Conference in Tucson, Arizona. The conference speeches, presentations, sessions raised the same burning questions that developers, educators, teachers, parents discuss at home, school, on FB pages, twitter, conferences & meetings: how to use technology to support learning in a classroom, how to organize the best way to…
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Jayne Clare named one of “20 to Watch” Leaders Advancing Education Technology

The National School Boards Association Celebrates "20 to Watch" Leaders Advancing Education Technology Teachers With Apps is excited to announce that one of the leaders advancing education technology is our very own Jayne Clare. The National School Boards Association's (NSBA) Technology Leadership Network (TLN) has named its “20 to Watch” honors for 2012-2013. These education…
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