Resources

What is Cyberbullying?

It's an unfortunate truth of the internet: Some online spaces can be full of negative, rude, or downright mean behavior. But what kinds of behaviors...

Understanding Privacy with Social Media

All social networking sites have privacy settings that allow you to control who you share with. Why would we want to change these settings? How do we...

LastPass

How do you keep your passwords safe? The Tech Chap uses LastPass, which stores passwords, login info and details in a secure vault. It let's you...

Seesaw Icons

Seesaw icons are a great way to make activity instructions more visual and easier for students to follow. Check out this resource for thirty-three...

How to Build Icons for Jamboard, Seesaw, and More

Are you wondering how others make custom icons to be used in places like Jamboard, Slides, and Seesaw? These are great for discussion boards, SEL...

Do More with Google Drawings

Google Drawings is a much underutilized versatile tool that allows you to create graphic organizers, posters, mind maps, flow charts,...

Screencastify: Appsmashing

This resource is a YouTube playlist to show how you can appsmash Screencastify videos with other popular tech tools for even more awesome...

Screencastify: Flip Your Classroom

This resource is a YouTube playlist to help give you ideas on how teachers can use Screencastify in the classroom.These videos come from the Master...

Screencastify: Student Assessment

This resource is a YouTube playlist to give teachers ideas about how students can use Screencastify extension as a way to document and show...

Early Elementary Login Tricks!

Are you an early elementary teacher, trying to get your students logged into their devices? Check out this blog post from Christine Pinto, creator...

Draw & Record in Seesaw

Have you had trouble hearing from every student, every day? Why not try using videos in Seesaw! In this video, users learn how to use synchronized...

DocStickers with Google Keep

Add digital stickers right into your students' work on Google Docs with the nifty new integration features from Google Keep!  Students don't outgrow...

Ditch the Book Report; Start a Podcast

We can all agree that getting our students to read novels is important in developing reading comprehension, creativity, and grammatical skills.  We...

Google Drive: Summary

This video is one of our favorites! It is jam-packed full of great information for first-time users of Google Drive. Remember, if the video goes too...

Password Generator

We use passwords usually ever day. How do we ensure our password is strong and secure? There are various things you can do, including creating a new...

Digital Storytelling: Sample Rubric

When you're ready to assess student digital stories, it will be helpful to use a rubric.  No need to create your own when Kathy Schrock, creator and...

Digital Note Taking Strategies That Deepen Student Thinking

This article from Mind/Shift provides multiple strategies and research to support student note taking in a digital environment.  Ideas such as...

Tips to Help Stop Cyberbullying

Is your child being bullied or left out by peers through the digital space? Check out these tips from Connect Safely to help combat and stop...

Digital Learning Day

Digital Learning Day was started as a way to actively spread innovative practices and ensure that all youth have access to high-quality digital...

Digital Footprint Matters

The footprints we leave online never go away, but communicating that to our students can be difficult. This video shines light on several important...