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EdTech Quick Take: The Land of Venn - Geometric Defense vs. DragonBox Elements

Posted on Fri, 09/25/2015 - 02:00 by Jeff Knutson

A teacher-focused showdown between two top-rated conceptual geometry apps.

Grades

1–8

Topics

EdTech

EdTech Quick Take: Seesaw vs. FreshGrade

Posted on Tue, 11/17/2015 - 02:00 by Jeff Knutson

A teacher-focused showdown between two popular digital-portfolio apps.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

EdTech

4 Apps to Redefine How You Teach Romeo and Juliet

Posted on Tue, 12/15/2015 - 02:00 by Jeff Knutson

The Bard's Classic Tale of Love and Rebellion as Told Through a Digital Lens

Topics

EdTech, Instruction & Assessment

5 Online Discussion Tools to Fuel Student Engagement

Posted on Tue, 03/03/2020 - 02:00 by Jeff Knutson

Give students a chance to connect with each other and be heard.

Grades

3–12

Topics

EdTech, Relationships & Communication

EdTech Quick Take: Romeo and Juliet -- Shakespeare in Bits vs. Wordplay Shakespeare

Posted on Thu, 03/24/2016 - 02:00 by Jeff Knutson

A teacher-focused showdown between two popular digital adaptations of Romeo and Juliet.

Grades

8–12

Topics

EdTech, Instruction & Assessment

6 Tech Tools That Boost Teacher-Parent Communication

Posted on Tue, 08/23/2016 - 02:00 by Jeff Knutson

Essential tips and tools to improve the parent-teacher communication loop.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

EdTech, Family Engagement

43 Apps, Games, and Websites Transforming This Year's Classrooms

Posted on Wed, 11/14/2018 - 09:57 by Jeff Knutson

Check out these useful tools that are transforming how students learn.

Topics

EdTech, Instruction & Assessment

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

EdTech Quick Take: What's the Best Student-Response Tool?

Posted on Mon, 02/02/2015 - 02:00 by Jeff Knutson

A quick video overview of three popular tools: Poll Everywhere, Geddit, and Kahoot

Grades

3–12

Topics

EdTech

EdTech Quick Take: Evernote Vs. Notability

Posted on Thu, 04/09/2015 - 02:00 by Jeff Knutson

A quick look at how these popular note-taking tools can work in the classroom.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

EdTech

12 Tips to Help You Identify Classroom-Ready Tools

Posted on Thu, 07/11/2019 - 06:00 by Jeff Knutson

Learn the key things to look for when choosing quality edtech.

Topics

EdTech, Instruction & Assessment

What Is COPPA?

Posted on Thu, 10/25/2018 - 17:50 by Jeff Knutson

Learn what teachers need to know about this important law.

Grades

Pre-K–8

Topics

EdTech, Privacy & Security

5 Talking Points About Tech for Your Back-to-School Night

Posted on Wed, 08/21/2019 - 14:35 by Jeff Knutson

Answer parents' questions about tech before they ask.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

EdTech, Family Engagement

Distance Learning Short List: Best Free Resources by Grade and Subject

Posted on Wed, 07/29/2020 - 10:10 by Tanner Higgin

Hand-picked tools for every scenario, all well-suited for use during the coronavirus pandemic.

Grades

K–12

Topics

EdTech

Check Out the Privacy Ratings for Hundreds of Popular Classroom Tools

Posted on Thu, 12/05/2019 - 02:00 by Tanner Higgin

Student-centered learning meets sound privacy practice.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

EdTech, Privacy & Security