Monthly Archives: November 2011

Trends | Infographic: Scholars on Twitter

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Cool Tool | Snap! Empower

Here’s an easy-to-use Flash interactions builder that may be just what teachers and students need. Most tools cost four times more and are geared toward those with some existing skill. This one doesn’t break the bank and you can still … Continue reading

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Cool Tools | Common Core 360

There’s been a lot of people reaching for materials and resources on the Common Core Standards. School Improvement Network introduced this month a new website to help educators better implement the Common Core Standards. The free website,  www.CommonCore360.com, is devoted … Continue reading

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Interview | Greg Long: Opening up DreamBox

DreamBox Learning was created as an extendable  platform to “radically transform the way the world learns.” But more importantly, the technology was created to help children learn more effectively.  The inspiration was teachers. “We set out to mimic what the … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Wireless Generation’s mCLASS Beacon

Wireless Generation’s newest assessment tool for grades Pre-K-12, allows educators to see student progress through an interactive Learning Map, an interconnected honeycomb reflecting state-specific or Common Core State Standards. Teachers and administrators can use this easy-to-understand format to visualize an … Continue reading

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