Category Archives: cool tools

Cool Tool | Travels With Music

With the newly released Travels With Music, K12 students can explore the richness and diversity of 15 world cultures – Bulgaria, Chile, China, India, Indonesia, Israel, Lebanon, Morocco, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Senegal, the Philippines, Trinidad and the USA – with … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Learnerator

An engaging platform that delivers practice materials created by educators across a variety of academic and professional subjects, Learnerator offers more than 10,000 AP-style practice questions. Thousands of students use it to help them master concepts through a “learning by doing” … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Field Trip Library

Teachers seeking to enrich their teaching and increase engagement without leaving the classroom will love this virtual field trip platform. The familiar bus trips and brown bag lunches that we associate with school field trips are dwindling. Over half of … Continue reading

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A Little Magic

My quest to get kids reading real books, with the power of smartphones. GUEST COLUMN | by Dave Fahrer Most parents — luddites and the Amish aside — are raising digital natives: kids who know how to use smartphones better … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Silverback Mileposts Parent Portal

An educator-founded technology company, Silverback Learning Solutions is the developer of Mileposts, a student achievement solution installed in schools K-12 nationwide. Now, they’re introducing Silverback Mileposts Parent Portal, a comprehensive solution and parent resource, which will be included in every subscription of … Continue reading

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