Read how one teacher supported her students’ language acquisition by providing authentic, meaningful learning opportunities.
Three years ago, the English-language learners (ELLs) program at the elementary school where I teach switched from a pullout program to a push-in program. This meant that instead of sending our English ... Read more
Simple steps to protect students' data and privacy today.
As teachers, we know student safety is one of our primary responsibilities. We practice emergency drills numerous times each year, we screen school visitors, and we put rules and norms in place to protect ... Read more
Start empowering your students to become critical creators!
Have you heard of the new ISTE Standards for Students? Released at the ISTE Conference in Denver last June, these seven standards focus on essential skills for success in a connected, digital world. ... Read more
Learn how to keep student information confidential on social media.
Social media is an increasingly important part of students' lives; in fact, the average teen spends over an hour a day using social media. Unfortunately, only 3 percent of the time tweens ... Read more
Resources to inspire curiosity in every classroom, every day.
Building SEL (social and emotional learning) skills such as curiosity requires face-to-face interactions, meaningful discussion, and reflection. Edtech is no complete substitute for that, ... Read more