Category Archives: cool tools

Cool Tool | ActivPanel from Promethean

Depending on when you attended school, these were the latest and greatest technology: film projector, mimeo graph, overhead projector, video tape, photocopier. Remember any of these cutting edge inventions? Today those technologies are passé, as the innovation in consumer electronic reaches … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Califone Mobile Peripheral Pack

The Mobile Peripheral Pack from Califone enables students to use digital and mobile devices to their full potential both inside and outside the classroom. These kits feature two foundational accessories: The fully adjustable TPT Stand props any tablet or mobile … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Education Pro Color Poster Maker

Bright White Paper Co. has a poster printing machine called the Education Pro Color Poster Maker by Epson. What makes this product unique is that Bright White Paper Co. sells this as a package especially for educators. It has the … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | JAMF Software Casper Focus

JAMF Software’s Casper Focus is one of the only management solutions built exclusively for Mac, iPad, and iPhone, and designed for classroom applications to enable teacher-managed learning. It offers an enhanced educational experience with the iPad for students, teachers and IT … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | FlipGrid

Here is a stimulus-driven video discussion platform used by teachers to promote peer learning and champion student voice in their classroom. Created in 2012 by University of Minnesota Professor Charles Miller, Flipgrid is now used in over 20,000 classrooms around … Continue reading

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