Teacher and Blogger Anne Gardner writes about the Literactive website for early readers. If you are a primary teacher or even preschool or kindergarten, be sure to check it out. http://commoncoreconnectionusa.blogspot.com/2013/11/have-you-seen-literactive-wow.html
Here is a wonderful tutorial from a kindergarten teacher about using green screens in your classroom to create movies.
April Kreitzer Wolfe will walk you through the process step by step.
It’s Google’s world, we’re just teaching in it.
Now, we can use it a little more easily. With classes, homework, and projects–not to mention your social life–time is truly at a premium for all teachers, so why not take advantage of the wide world that Google has to offer?
From super-effective search tricks to Google tools specifically for education to tricks and tips for using Gmail, Google Docs, and Google Calendar, these tricks will surely save you some precious time.
Read More Here: http://www.teachhub.com/100-google-tricks-teachers
By: Amber Johnson
This an interesting article that addresses the concerns some people have about using tablets in the classroom. Check it out:
http://www.edudemic.com/2013/07/best-web-tools-blooms-digital-taxonomy/ This is a really cool post by .
This is a great article about how one teacher uses her iPad and apps to save her time and keep her organized. She has lots of really good ideas for utilizing an iPad.
by Jill Scott on March 29, 2012
Digital presentations are a wonderful way for teachers to present information to students that will engage them and capture their attention. They are also a good way for students to show teachers what they have learned. Check out this article for more information.
As more schools integrate technology into the curriculum, they are going paperless. Online portfolios are a good option for collecting homework, assigning projects, and assessing work. Mary Beth Hertz offers some helpful hints for creating E-portfolios in your classroom.
Monica Burns’ Blog has great ideas for the 1:1 Classroom. Her article, “Creating Engaging Presentations With Free iPad Apps” is another wonderful source. Teachers can create fun presentations to share with their students, or students can use the iPad to create presentations for assessment purposes. Read her blog for great ideas. Some of the free apps mentioned are Haiku Deck, Prezi, ScreenCasting, Educreations and Snap Guide.