Category Archives: cool tools

Cool Tool | EverFi Financial Literacy

Founded in 2008 to tackle some of the largest challenges facing our nation, EverFi is an innovative leader in creating e-learning solutions. They build powerful learning platforms to teach students and adults the critical skills they need for life. Their Financial Literacy course … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Bookopolis

This is a kid-friendly social network and book discovery tool that ignites a love of reading in elementary and middle school students. It’s like Goodreads made just for young people with built-in edtech tools for teachers. Joining the Bookopolis online community builds … Continue reading

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2016 E-rate Filing Window Checklist

Everything you need to be safe and cozy as you travel into the next E-rate funding year. GUEST COLUMN | by Cathy Cruzan The 2016 E-rate Filing Window will open on Wednesday, Feb. 3, which means many applicants are scrambling to put … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Newseum Digital Classroom

The Newseum Digital Classroom serves to extend and enrich the museum experience. Free for students and teachers, it provides access to those who can’t visit the physical space. For those who can visit the Newseum, the Digital Classroom allows classes to prepare … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | NumberShire

Here’s an immersive learning game for web and mobile platforms that teaches critical math concepts to K-2 students, especially those at risk for mathematics difficulties. With a fun, narrative approach, NumberShire engages students. Performance monitoring tools provide data aligned to the … Continue reading

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