Tag Archives: classroom tools

Instructional Coaching

How the right relationships help teachers grow. GUEST COLUMN | by Michael Moody and Maura Dudley Between new standards, increased accountability measures, and seemingly constant change, it’s no secret that teachers today face a lot of stress. The most recent … Continue reading

Posted in guest column | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cool Tool | The Week in Rap Junior

Used by over 35,000 schools to engage students and increase achievement across the curriculum, Flocabulary creates educational hip-hop videos, interactive activities and online assessments for students in grades K-12. For back to school, Flocabulary launched The Week in Rap Junior, … Continue reading

Posted in cool tools | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Difference Makers

A 40-year veteran of educational publishing talks about what matters most. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero As do so many companies, Learning A-Z started as an idea. Bob Holl (pictured) and Francis Morgan, two entrepreneurs and veterans of the education … Continue reading

Posted in interviews | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Cool Tool | Listen Current

This tool makes it easy to bring current events, authentic voices and engaging non-fiction stories to the classroom. They curate the best of public radio to keep teaching connected to the real world and build student listening skills at the same time. Non-fiction storytelling works … Continue reading

Posted in cool tools | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cool Tool | Net Texts and Gooru

Net Texts, the free, web-based classroom teaching aid that connects educators to a vast library of innovative, high-quality open educational resources (OER), has partnered with Gooru, a free personalized learning platform that enables teachers to find, remix, and share collections of K-12 … Continue reading

Posted in cool tools | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment