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Fantastic Formative Assessment Tools that Give Great Feedback

Posted on Wed, 03/26/2014 - 15:19 by Jeff Knutson

Use these tech tools to boost engagement while also getting great feedback about what your students know.

Grades

K–12

Topics

EdTech, Instruction & Assessment

How You Can Build Democracy in the Classroom

Posted on Wed, 11/26/2014 - 02:00 by Jeff Knutson

Foster democratic principles through teacher-student partnership and shared decision-making.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Equity & Inclusion, Professional Learning

Best EdTech of 2016

Posted on Wed, 12/21/2016 - 06:00 by Tanner Higgin

The 20 best apps, games, and websites for learning from 2016.

Topics

EdTech

Coding Tools Girls Will Love

Posted on Thu, 11/23/2017 - 02:00 by Tanner Higgin

Learn about four apps and websites designed to spark interest in coding.

Grades

K–12

Topics

EdTech, Equity & Inclusion

Take Inspiration Beyond "Hidden Figures" with These 4 Tools

Posted on Tue, 04/25/2017 - 02:00 by Danny Wagner

Explore the themes of this award-winning film and support students' interests and passions.

Grades

4–12

Topics

EdTech, Instruction & Assessment

3 Ways to Empower Teachers and Transform Classrooms

Posted on Mon, 06/13/2016 - 02:00 by Fanny Passeport

Give teachers new learning experiences to unlock their creativity.

Topics

Professional Learning

Thank You, Common Sense Ambassadors!

Posted on Mon, 08/29/2016 - 09:27 by Steve Garton

It's been a great first year. Here's what happened.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Professional Learning, Digital Citizenship

Collaborative Learning in Technology

Posted on Wed, 11/16/2016 - 06:00 by Robin Ulster

Help students explore content and technology with Tech Buddies.

Grades

Pre-K–8

Topics

Instruction & Assessment

5 Easy Ways to Engage Families Through the End of the Year

Posted on Tue, 05/14/2019 - 02:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Nurture parent partnerships, and finish the school year strong.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Family Engagement, Social & Emotional Learning

5 Great Websites for Middle School

Posted on Fri, 08/23/2013 - 14:44 by Audrey Stokes

Use these engaging websites to spark student interest and help them acquire new skills.

Grades

6–8

Topics

EdTech, Instruction & Assessment

10 Games, Apps, and Sites for Personalized Learning

Posted on Fri, 12/20/2013 - 13:45 by Ellen Holderman

Allow student interests to shape their learning agenda and plan.

Topics

EdTech, Instruction & Assessment

3 Inspired Approaches to Teacher Professional Development

Posted on Wed, 04/02/2014 - 06:26 by Amy Wilson

How innovative professional development is helping teachers use technology effectively and tackle Common Core State Standards

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Professional Learning, EdTech

For STEM Learning, Real-World Application Matters

Posted on Thu, 09/13/2012 - 00:00 by Kelsey Herron

Help students connect what they learn in the classroom with the world around them.

Grades

6–12

Topics

Instruction & Assessment

Hands-On Learning Goes High-Tech

Posted on Mon, 04/20/2015 - 01:01 by Caitlin McLemore

Design thinking encourages students to engage, expand, and explore.

Grades

6–8

Topics

EdTech, Instruction & Assessment

Top 11 Apps and Websites for Student Portfolios

Posted on Tue, 05/05/2015 - 02:00 by Kira DeVaul

Check out these great, user-friendly tools to assess student learning.

Grades

K–12

Topics

EdTech, Instruction & Assessment