Monthly Archives: August 2012

Cool Tool | EduCore: Tools for Teaching the Common Core

For educators implementing the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in both mathematics and literacy, go ahead and breathe a little easier. ASCD has just introduced  a new, free digital tool to help. EduCore™ is funded by a grant from the Bill and … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Virtual Nerd myMathUniverse

What student hasn’t struggled with math homework, alone at home, with no one around to help? Now middle and high school math students learning with Pearson’s Common Core math programs will have access to extra study support from Virtual Nerd … Continue reading

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The Best APIs in Education

GUEST COLUMN | by Adam Gordon The folks behind Noodle are particularly excited by available open educational resources and we’d like to share what we’ve found. You’ll learn what an API is, why APIs are important, and what our favorite … Continue reading

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Interview | A Certifiable Success with Ray Kelly

Some people exude a palpable positive energy, and Ray Kelly is one of those folks. At the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) conference in San Diego this past year, his upbeat demeanor was enough to invoke anyone’s curiosity. … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | GuideK12 Geovisual Analytics for Education

Data-driven decisions are important. For many school districts, there’s an overwhelming amount of disparate data in a variety of systems. Prior to now, the technology hasn’t really been readily accessible or easily available to aggregate and share the data for … Continue reading

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