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How to Use Technology to Support ELLs in Your Classroom

Posted on Mon, 05/18/2020 - 01:00 by Jeff Knutson

Quality edtech for ELLs isn't easy to find, but great options do exist.

Topics

Equity & Inclusion, Instruction & Assessment

5 Questions Students Should Ask About Media

Posted on Mon, 11/19/2018 - 02:00 by Kelly Mendoza

Help kids think critically about the media they consume and create.

Grades

K–12

Topics

News & Media Literacy

Empower ELLs with Classroom Tech

Posted on Thu, 04/13/2017 - 02:00 by Ashley Fort

Read how to support students’ language acquisition with authentic, meaningful learning opportunities.

Grades

K–5

Topics

EdTech, Instruction & Assessment

How Podcasts Can Improve Literacy in the Classroom

Posted on Tue, 04/17/2018 - 02:00 by Michael Godsey

Boost confidence and focus with these free, accessible, and fresh texts.

Grades

5–12

Topics

EdTech, News & Media Literacy

Reflective Blogging in the Classroom with WordPress, Weebly, or Tumblr

Posted on Wed, 01/20/2016 - 20:28 by Eric Wilkinson

Compare three popular platforms that give students an authentic audience for their writing.

Topics

Instruction & Assessment, EdTech

Where to Find Common Sense at SXSWedu

Posted on Fri, 03/04/2016 - 02:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Check out our sessions on privacy, English learners, edtech, and SEL.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Professional Learning

Can Technology Be a Teaching Tool for Toddlers, Preschoolers?

Posted on Thu, 02/28/2013 - 00:00 by Sarah Jackson

Check out these helpful tips on how to use technology in early childhood education.

Grades

Pre-K–1

Topics

EdTech, Media Balance

3 Reasons Why Your ELLs Need Arts Integration

Posted on Mon, 01/02/2017 - 02:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Arts integration can help lower kids' affective filters and boost their confidence.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Equity & Inclusion, Instruction & Assessment

5 Ways Evernote Transformed Running Records in My Classroom

Posted on Mon, 03/23/2015 - 08:00 by Jen Weigand

How tech made this commonly used reading assessment faster and easier.

Grades

K–1

Topics

Instruction & Assessment, Professional Learning

EdTech Quick Take: Book Creator vs. Shadow Puppet Edu

Posted on Thu, 06/11/2015 - 02:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

A brief comparison of two great creation apps for elementary students.

Grades

Pre-K–5

Topics

EdTech

Boost Communication Skills with These 9 Apps

Posted on Tue, 12/02/2014 - 02:00 by Kira DeVaul

Support students with speech difficulties in becoming better communicators.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

EdTech, Social & Emotional Learning

5 Inspiring Lesson Plans for English Teachers

Posted on Mon, 12/01/2014 - 02:00 by Tara Woodall

Check out these tech-rich ELA lesson plans from your colleagues around the country.

Grades

7–12

Topics

Instruction & Assessment, Professional Learning

13 Apps and Websites to Upgrade Grammar Skills

Posted on Tue, 12/16/2014 - 02:00 by Kira DeVaul

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

EdTech

5 Reasons Multimedia Presentations Are a Classroom Must

Posted on Mon, 09/19/2016 - 02:00 by James Denby

Encourage creativity, reflection, and confidence through the use of multimedia presentations.

Grades

3–12

Topics

EdTech, Instruction & Assessment

3 Steps to a More Accessible Classroom

Posted on Thu, 11/17/2022 - 02:00 by Danise Olague

Learn simple but important ways to evaluate your edtech choices.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

EdTech, Equity & Inclusion