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Cool Tool | Gradeable

These days, teachers are being asked to do so much more — use “good data” to create lessons, grade tests within 24 hours, and of course, there’s teaching as well. Grading wasn’t easy in the first place, but now it … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | ST Math for Middle and High School

ST Math, which has repeatedly proven effective for improving math proficiency in elementary schools, is now offering its revolutionary game-based software with expanded curricula for middle and high schools. ST Math: Grade 6 contains on-grade-level curriculum that complements the core curricula and … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Teaching Games for Understanding App

Nicholas Stratigopoulos is a physical and health education teacher based out of Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is a graduate from McGill University’s physical and health education program and a master’s candidate in Concordia University’s educational technology program. Through his educational … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Performance Matters

Over the last year, a growing number of states, including New York, Florida, Ohio, Maryland and New Jersey, have enacted laws specifying that student achievement will comprise a percentage of teacher and principal evaluations. For classes where there are no state … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | The EDvantage

A new online resource from the Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University, The EDvantage is a free, online curriculum hub that searches the realm of online content, collecting high-quality and creative resources that educators can incorporate into instruction. The content is curated from educational videos, articles … Continue reading

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