Tag Archives: Common Core

Cool Tool | SyncTV from StudySync

Educators who are striving to address a critical tenet of the new Common Core standards should check out StudySync. The literacy curriculum from BookheadEd Learning addresses the Common Core’s demand for acquisition of high-level reading and writing skills along with … Continue reading

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Literacy Disrupted

Coming soon to classrooms: the joy of reading (on tablets). GUEST COLUMN | by Gideon Stein What are your students reading? Great fiction and non-fiction texts that are a pleasure to read? If so, count them among the fortunate few. … Continue reading

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Extraordinary Ideas

Teaching students to be problem solvers, not problem doers. GUEST COLUMN | by Allison Taylor Incorporating technology into the classroom is a no-brainer. At an exponential pace, technology is changing and becoming more complex—and students need to be able to … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Educade

Math and science are no longer boring subjects for students thanks to Educade, a new interactive learning portal developed by GameDesk. Educade is a one-stop shop for K-12 teachers and parents, pairing a free lesson plan library with 21stcentury teaching tools. Funded by AT&T, … Continue reading

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Empowering the Educators

Tips for integrating new technology in the classroom. GUEST COLUMN | by Amy Brandt According to the National Venture Capital Association, investment in education technology jumped from $146 million in 2002 to more than $429 million in 2011. This month, … Continue reading

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