Tag Archives: instructional tools

Cool Tool | SpringBoard Digital

Here’s a College and Career Readiness English Language Arts and Mathematics curriculum that is comprehensive, highly interactive, and accessible on any device: desktop, laptop, tablet, smartphone, and interactive whiteboard- 24/7. SpringBoard Digital is student centered, making instruction come alive through … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | WriterKEY

Here’s a web-based application designed to help writing teachers give formative feedback to students effectively and efficiently. The application is not an electronic grader; in fact, every teacher comment becomes part of the rich data analytics that can guide instruction and monitor … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Insight 360

Today’s students grew up with the Internet, and their immersion in interactive games and mobile devices means they typically respond better to teaching methods that involve give-and-take among peers rather than top-down lectures. A teaching approach that leverages crowdsourcing can … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | You’re Gonna Love Boomwriter

This literacy website (free for teachers) allows  students to collaborate with classmates to create and publish stories in a competitive environment. Kids read, write, compete and get published. A highly engaging instructional tool, it’s applicable across many curriculum areas and in a … Continue reading

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