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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

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

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

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

4 Great Video Resources for Middle and High School Classrooms

Posted on Tue, 07/26/2016 - 02:00 by Jeff Knutson

Add these resources to your toolkit to inspire and engage students.

Grades

6–12

Topics

Instruction & Assessment, News & Media Literacy

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

3 Ways to Improve Your Group Work Lesson Plan

Posted on Tue, 02/05/2019 - 02:00 by Jeff Knutson

Help your students take more ownership over classroom collaboration.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Classroom Management, Instruction & Assessment

Teach Middle Schoolers About Social Media with Fun Online Sim

Posted on Mon, 10/12/2020 - 12:15 by Daniel Vargas Campos

These engaging activities can spark conversations about oversharing, digital footprints, cyberbullying, and more.

Grades

6–8

Topics

Digital Citizenship, Instruction & Assessment

Showing a Movie in Class? Help Your Students Develop Active Viewing Skills

Posted on Tue, 12/07/2021 - 17:40 by Jeff Knutson

Have students write their own movie review with this fun lesson plan and worksheet.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

Instruction & Assessment, News & Media Literacy

9 Top YouTube Channels to Boost Classroom Lessons

Posted on Thu, 01/24/2019 - 06:00 by Jeff Knutson

Find great videos to bring the world and all of its wonder into your classroom.

Grades

3–12

Topics

Instruction & Assessment, News & Media Literacy

Why and How to Use YouTube Video Essays in Your Classroom

Posted on Fri, 02/21/2020 - 02:00 by Tanner Higgin

Use this unique art form to build your students' media-literacy skills.

Grades

6–12

Topics

Instruction & Assessment, News & Media Literacy

Kick Off the School Year with Interest-Driven Projects

Posted on Tue, 07/24/2018 - 12:00 by Tanner Higgin

Make the most of students' summer experiences with this must-do back-to-school activity.

Grades

K–12

Topics

Classroom Management, Instruction & Assessment

4 Fresh Approaches to Coding in the Classroom

Posted on Mon, 12/03/2018 - 01:00 by Tanner Higgin

Check out these inspiring spins on learning to code.

Grades

6–12

Topics

EdTech, Instruction & Assessment

Teachers' Essential Guide to Zoom

Posted on Mon, 04/27/2020 - 02:00 by Erin Wilkey Oh

How are teachers using Zoom? Is it safe for students? Learn more about this popular distance learning tool.

Grades

Pre-K–12

Topics

EdTech, Instruction & Assessment