Cool New Learning Tools – The Reading Rainbow App
The world of digital learning tools just got a dose of 90s nostalgia. Reading Rainbow’s rolled out with a new app for the iPad – one that was developed by LeVar Burton himself. For anyone who learned to read sometime during the last 30 years, this is obviously exciting news. For parents and educators, it […]
5 Keys to Teaching with Effective Tech Tools
The Fred Rogers Center and NAEYC offer recommendations in report titled Technology and Interactive Media as Tools in Early Childhood Programs Serving Children from Birth through Age 8.
ELOs — The Answer to Closing the Achievement Gap?
NEA recommends Expanded Learning Opportunities (ELO) as means to increase the amount of time students spend learning.
2 Teaching Strategies That Turn Distractions Into Learning Tools
Mindshift recently published an article which asked the question, “Will old teaching strategies work amidst the mobile revolution in schools?” We’d like to flip that question on its head. Instead of asking if old strategies will work with new teaching technology, we’re asking how new technology can be used to solve one of the oldest […]