Category Archives: cool tools

Cool Tool | ST Math: K-6

Check out this game-based instructional software designed to boost math comprehension and proficiency through visual learning. Born out of research at the University of California, Irvine, ST Math’s unique approach accesses the mind’s innate spatial-temporal reasoning ability. This ability, which lies at … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Bloomz App

Here’s a teacher communication app providing real-time updates, event and volunteer coordination, and community building tools to engage with today’s generation of parents. Built primarily for the K-8 environment, it’s an excellent tool for helping to create connections between parents and teachers, … Continue reading

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Up (Or Down) Periscope?

Exploring a tech tool for on-the-spot broadcasting in education. GUEST COLUMN | by Mitchell Collin Fairchild So, I finally got around to creating a Periscope account, and I even created a brief 30-second broadcast (tons more to come). I want to … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Schoold App

High school students take note: here’s a cool tool in the form of an app. The free app runs on iOS and Android and just got launched last month pulling almost 5 out of 5 stars after several thousand reviews. For … Continue reading

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Learning Decompressed

Bringing video streaming technology into edtech conversations. GUEST COLUMN | by Jason Thibeault It probably doesn’t come as a surprise that I believe the most significant factor  changing education is technology. There is no doubt that technology is revolutionizing education … Continue reading

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