Category Archives: cool tools

Lessons in Listening

Turning up a classroom tech tool that changes the way teachers teach and students learn. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero  From time to time, EdTech Digest provides a forum in which those working in and around education can share their perspective … Continue reading

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The Old College Bookstore Revisited

Course materials management technology enhancing the student experience. GUEST COLUMN | by Bill Muse Founded in 1923, Schreiner University is committed to preparing its students for ‘meaningful work and purposeful lives in a changing global society.’ Schreiner, like many private … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Edmodo Spotlight

Content creation and discovery are crucial components to redefining learning in the 21st century. The ways in which teachers and students interact with content have the potential to make a significant difference in the evolution of adaptive learning tools that … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Planet Mechanic

In Filament Games’ latest release, Planet Mechanic, students learn about planets by helping an alien race choose the conditions of its home world. By experimenting with a planet’s core attributes, manipulating its atmosphere, tilt, rotation and lunar cycles, students see … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | BloomBoard Marketplace

This marketplace offers easy access to thousands of free and paid professional learning resources to help educators improve their practice. Find courses, eBooks, articles and videos from trusted content providers, all accessible from a single destination. It works like this: explore, … Continue reading

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