Join Me in the Personalized Learning EdWeek Summit with Texthelp

We'll be in Room 8: Texthelp: Enabling Students to Personalize Their Own Learning

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We can enable students to personalize their own learning. With apps, tools, and knowledge about how they learn, students who have learning differences can empower themselves to learn better and faster. I have learned this from experience both with my students and my children who have learning differences. I’ll be in Room 8 Sponsored by […]

Project Pals: The Perfect PBL Software for Project Based Learning

PBL Software Review

Project Pals PBL Software

Project Pals is a powerful new tool that lets students organize projects. Starting from a template that you’ve designed to guide your students through the project, they can collaborate or work together to explore, learn, brainstorm, and create.   As I’ve been testing this app with my students, I’ve found some exciting features. In this […]

Eduprotocols for Littles with Jon Corippo #kinderchat

Jon Corippo on episode 375 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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Eduprotocols for kindergarten and early elementary with the book’s co-author Jon Corippo. Instead of selecting many apps, many are now recommending just a few tools/protocols for how things are taught with edtech. Then, it becomes about the content and not the tools. Today’s Sponsor: Really Good Stuff Digital Learning Collection The Really Good Stuff Digital […]

Motivating Teachers to Be Excellent in the K-2 Classroom

Karen Lirenman on episode 371 of the 10-Minute Teacher

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Karen Lirenman talks about the challenges and opportunities of teaching K-2 students. She shares her thoughts on innovation and how to stay motivated when you’re exhausted. This is the first episode of K-2 week on the 10-Minute Teacher Today’s Sponsor: Really Good Stuff Digital Learning Collection The Really Good Stuff Digital Learning Collection is here! […]

How to Make a Yearbook with Google Slides

Jennifer Scott on episode 367 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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Jennifer Scott saves her school tens of thousands as they make their yearbook with Google Slides. She’ll also announce a giveaway of her new course that teaches you how to do it. Let’s dig into making yearbooks with Google Slides! Today’s Sponsor: Advancement Courses Donor’s Choose. From now until September 28, Advancement Courses, an online […]

Let’s Try Because Our Students Need Us: A Story of Persistent Edtech Integration

Evan Mosier in Episode 352 of the 10-Minute Teacher

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IT Integrator, Evan Mosier, and his teacher friend, Tom, have a remarkable story of persistence when first working to integrate Google Classroom. Be inspired to overcome and persist because our students need us to do it! Listen to the Show Listen to the show on iTunes or Stitcher Stream by clicking here. Evan Mosier’s Bio as Submitted My […]

Student-Driven Hyperdocs

Katie Bradford and Brett Miller in Episode 348 of the 10-minute Teacher Podcast

Kate Bradford and Brett Miller share their secrets for student-driven Hyperdocs. Taken from their popular ISTE 2018 session, learn about the next evolution of Hyperdocs and how they’re being used in the classroom. Sponsor: Read my review of the Acer Windows Mixed Reality Headset at www.coolcatteacher.com/vr and learn how to enter to win a STEAM Lab […]

5 Creative “Googley” Tech Tools to Get Kids Creating

Evan Mosier on Episode 345 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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Evan Mosier from Iowa teaches us some awesome Googley ideas to start our school year with excitement and creativity. Today’s Sponsor: Advancement Courses Donor’s Choose. From now until September 28, Advancement Courses, an online provider of professional development for K-12 teachers, is donating 10% of their sales to funding DonorChoose.org projects. Go to advancementcourses.com/give to submit your project today. Get a discount […]

Math Success with No Textbook

Mandi Tolen on Episode 338 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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Mandi Tolen shares how she teaches math, engages students and teachers to standards with NO TEXTBOOK. From choose your own adventure stories to other engaging methods, all teachers will have something to learn from this teacher who ditched her textbook and enhanced learning. Listen to the show on iTunes or Stitcher Stream by clicking here. Bio of Mandi […]

Kasey Bell’s 8 Great Ways to Use Google Slides

Kasey Bell on episode 322 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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Kasey Bell teaches us eight great ways to use Google Slides. From stop motion to video controls and cool add-ins for formative assessment and graphics, learn about this Swiss Army Knife of Google tools – Google Slides. Kasey Bell’s Google Certification courses are open for enrollment from May 28 until June 10, 2018. Just go […]