“Our tools are grounded in current research, easy for both teachers and students to use, and are focused on the key social-emotional skills that all learners truly need," said Lori Jackson, applied educational psychologist and co-founder of The Connections Model
The world of Mickey Mouse and his friends cleverly disguises some serious, structured instruction in this kids typing software.
"We are pleased to join the Gaggle team given our intense focus on the health, safety, and well-being of our students and community,” said Dr. Mark Johnston, superintendent, Shenandoah County Public Schools, Virginia.
Minecraft is a sandbox game that can be adapted to fit nearly any objective or subject, with lessons lasting as short as one period or the entire year.
Khan Academy, a free website aimed at promoting self-paced instruction, houses thousands of academic videos that are baked into guided, adaptive instruction.
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OK Go Sandbox hooks kids with indie group OK Go's music videos and then follows up with guided inquiry and engineering design challenges.
“By providing one place to enter data, teachers can be more confident in their data while continuing to use the tools that work best for their needs,” explained Kevin Duda, director of product management at Skyward.
RSD’s high school science teachers will use Discovery Education’s Science Techbook and professional development to create digital lessons in a 1:1 environment.
The site is divided into different sections, each focusing on a different area of math and different grade levels.
The district selected Relay platform for filtering, monitoring, and reporting on Chromebook activity
Screencast-O-Matic is an online screen recorder that allows teachers and students to record, trim, edit, save, and share screencasts.
"With this new version, we’ve created dozens of premade lesson units —coupled with more than 1,000 resources — that walk educators through a skill from beginning to end," founder of Everyday Speech Brittany Brunell.
A Rocketbook is a reusable analog notebook where teachers and students can scan and send pages as PDF files to one or more destinations within the Rocketbook app.
High school students can experience real-world applications of Python, one of the most common languages used to teach computer science in colleges.
In her new role, Follett will be responsible for marketing and sales in the United States and Canada, customer service, strategic alliances and publisher relations.
The free Film It site consists of a set of filmmaking lessons that give students the training to make their own short films without feeling intimidated.
Todoist is a cross-platform productivity app and website where students and teachers can manage tasks, calendar items, and individual or team projects.