Category Archives: cool tools

Cool Tool | Shmoop

Here’s a hip, cool digital publishing company with a point of view. “Shmoop” (name origin story here) seeks to empower and broaden the range and depth of choices students have in life. Their teaching method revolves around the basic notion that learning is … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | HMH Player

HMH Player tackles the major pain points faced by educators as they integrate technology into the classroom. The app enables offline access to quality content, allows teachers and students to collaborate in real time, and offers the opportunity to enhance … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Personal Math Trainer

Personal Math Trainer Powered by Knewton, part of HMH’s flagship GO Math! program, is the ultimate online, adaptive assessment and personalized learning system and the first K–12 product to combine HMH content with Knewton technology. Personal Math Trainer Powered by Knewton analyzes — down to … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | EduShare

Here’s a learning content repository for schools, districts, higher education institutions, and other organizations. EduShare houses teaching and learning resources such as lesson plans, lesson content, research, multimedia, and other content. It is designed to ease the search and retrieve function for students … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Clicker Connect

Here’s an iPad app that enables young learners and struggling writers to take their first steps to independent writing. It provides students with clusters of words, phrases, and/or pictures to help them build coherent text. It’s quick and easy to set … Continue reading

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