Category Archives: cool tools

Live from New York

Journalism students transform an iPad into a satellite truck with the right tools. GUEST COLUMN | by Phil Altiere Stony Brook University School of Journalism wanted to provide students with an innovative experience around what makes live broadcast news so … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Achieve 3000 App for iPad

Achieve3000, the maker of online differentiated literacy programs, just released an iPad app that allows students to build critical literacy skills on the go, anywhere, anytime. With the Achieve3000 App, students learn with Achieve3000’s differentiated content, in a form accessible … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Glean

Searching for educational videos to find the best fit for students can be a time-consuming process for teachers. There are thousands of high-quality educational videos online – Glean structures and organizes these videos by topic and educational standard to make … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | myCore

This is Insight Education Group’s cloud-based platform for teachers and district leaders to plan and share lessons aligned to the Common Core State Standards and any other state standards. It can be accessed on a variety of devices via the … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | cardwiki

This tool allows students to work together on their flashcards in realtime. This way, students save time, as the work of creating a set of flashcards can be split up between a group or a class. Students can copy the link … Continue reading

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