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Free Resource Aids in Building Classroom Community

Free Resource Aids in Building Classroom Community

App of the Day picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly.

Title: StoryCorps
Summary: From the everyday to the extraordinary, personal interviews get kids listening

Pros: There's an extensive archive of fascinating and powerful interviews, as well as solid support for preparing, recording, and posting one of your own.
Cons: Transcripts of popular interviews are only available in book form, and for cost.
Bottom Line: It's a great resource to help demonstrate the value of listening and the importance of storytelling and interviewing skills.

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By Common Sense Education