Category Archives: cool tools

Cool Tool | ContentKeeper LBA

BYOD and 1-to-1 programs, which are becoming a staple in districts across the U.S., are causing increasing speed and volume demands on district networks. To accommodate this and ensure networks are always up and running, districts are installing load balancing … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Reading Horizons Discovery 7

The seventh version of this literacy platform includes a wide array of new features providing teachers with the resources to give K–3 students a solid foundation for reading and spelling. Using relatable characters to guide reinforcement and corrective feedback, the … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | MIDAS Education

Here’s one system where you can use one log-in to handle all of your teaching and learning needs. Call it an “EEM” (Education Enterprise Management) solution, MIDAS does not make a district’s disparate systems “talk” together; it replaces them all … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Kids Discover Online

To provide teachers with age-appropriate, accurate, and engaging nonfiction for elementary and middle school students, long-time educational publisher Kids Discover has developed Kids Discover Online, a digital collection of its entire library. The web-based platform brings articles and nonfiction texts … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | HMH Marketplace

The sharing economy has changed the way we travel, shop, and commute, and now it’s transforming the way we learn. Recently, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) launched the Beta version of HMH Marketplace, which connects educators and edtech developers to help … Continue reading

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