Category Archives: cool tools

Cool Tool | Top Hat

Top Hat makes it easy for professors to activate classrooms and engage students. With countless academic studies enforcing the impact of active learning, Top Hat is an easy and effective way to transform the passive lecture hall into an exciting … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | IXL

IXL is an educational technology that delivers an immersive learning experience for students across all grades. With 1 in 10 students using it in the U.S., and over 18 billion questions asked and answered around the world, this company is helping … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | FrontRow Juno Connect

Juno Connect gives a teacher complete control over their classroom with one simple tool – their voice. It provides great digital stereo sound, voice-activated control of projectors and other devices, plus totally hands-free lesson capture and intercom activation. Wearing a comfortable microphone, teachers can guide both … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | HoverCam Ultra 8

HoverCam Ultra 8, introduced in 2015, is perhaps the world’s first document camera with 8.0 MegaPixel resolution, 60 frames/second speed and HDMI, VGA and SuperSpeed USB 3.0 outputs. In plain English, it’s pretty cool. And it’s way more than just a … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Cogent Education

Cogent Education creates Interactive Cases, which provide engaging real-world scenarios in which high school students take the role of a STEM professional to practice problem-solving and critical thinking skills. Funded by the National Institutes of Health and the National Science Foundation, … Continue reading

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