Resources

Class Dojo Creating a Community

Class Dojo is an excellent tool for teachers, parents, and students. This short video will give you a feel for some of the Class Dojo features and is...

Class Dojo Big Ideas Growth Mindset Series

Watch this series of videos from Class Dojo with your students and facilitate discussion with related activities for social-emotional learning. Each...

Clarisketch for the Chromebook

Clarisketch is an app that allows users to combine photos, annotations, and speech to explain ideas and concepts in video form.  Once only available...

CK-12 Virtual Textbooks: Overview

From the CK-12 YouTube Channel:"is a non-profit organization that creates and aggregates high quality, curated STEM content. Our library includes...

Civics with Minecraft

In this video, elementary students explore some of the following questions using Minecraft:How do we build a perfect community?What does a "perfect"...

Chromebook Simulator

Are you a new Chromebook user?  Looking for a resource to share with your students so they can learn the features of their new device? ...

Chromebooks in Kindergarten

Can you really use Chromebooks in...kindergarten?  Yes!  This resource, from four primary-level educators in Newington Public Schools, shows not...

Chromebook Accessibility: Navigating With the Keyboard

When working with students who have a diverse needs, it's good to know that Google Chromebooks have been designed to be accessible for many different...

Chrome App Hub

Now that student Chromebooks can utilize Android Apps, the need for educational review and privacy/policy checks are even more important than ever. ...

Choose Your Own Adventure in Google Slides

We often think of Google Slide presentations as very linear: Slide #1 followed by Slide #2 followed by Slide #3, and so on.  However, there is a...

Cheating with Technology

Students have been cheating on exams and assignments since school began.  This article from the Chicago Tribune highlights the new cheating...

Character Analysis

This video from the ELAhacks YouTube channel explains how to conduct character analysis. After watching this video, students will have a better...

Calendly

Are you trying to schedule meetings with others? Why not try Calendly! Calendly is a platform that allows you to share a link and others select a...

BookSnaps with Google Tools

BookSnaps are an engaging way to bring the popularity of social media tools, like Snapchat, into the classroom for engaging learning experiences. A...

BookSnaps and Book Creator

BookSnaps are an engaging way to bring the popularity of social media tools, like Snapchat, into the classroom for engaging learning experiences. A...

Viewing Your Students as Producers

Giving students the opportunity to create something original is an important part of the learning process. This article from the Center for Teaching...

Answer Garden Tutorial

One element of a quality blended learning lesson is the ability for students and teachers to interact with each other in a collaborative space in...

Animoto: Creating Your First Video

Need an easy way for you or your students to make videos? Better yet, do you need a great alternative to traditional presentations and assessments?...

Adobe Spark: A Guide for Schools and Educators

Adobe Spark is an online tool that allows users to create graphics, videos, and webpages. It's a great way to encourage student creativity.  Check...

Adobe Spark: 5 Ways to Use Posts With Your Students

Since Adobe Spark is a free, user-friendly tool that can help you create striking visual images in just minutes, this tool would be a great one to...