Category Archives: cool tools

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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Cool Tool | EduSystem

Here’s a learning management system that provides teachers access to K-12 digital courses for Math, Science, Social Studies (available in Spanish and English) as well as Language Arts courses for Spanish and English. Teachers and students can access content for offline … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Elements from PerkinElmer

The Elements platform provides a cost-effective solution for safe, secure record-keeping that eliminates the need for investment in on-premise infrastructure. Elements is inexpensive, collaborative, social, and adapts to your science. With Elements, users can easily collaborate across organizations. The simplicity and … Continue reading

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