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Cool Tool | NextLesson

This platform offers K-12 teachers over 10,000 resources that engage students in real world problem solving through topics they care about, such as movies, books, sports and celebrities. Complementing core adoptions, NextLesson enables students to develop deep understanding of skills … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Kids Discover Lessons: History and Science of the Solar Eclipse

Kids Discover, a leading provider of engaging science and social studies curriculum for elementary and middle school students, has curated a collection of digital resources for teachers looking to give their students scientific and historical context for the upcoming solar … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Gooru

This is a non-profit organization building technology to help every student navigate learning. Recently, Gooru partnered with Promethean to make more than 1.5 million free educational resources available for teachers through ClassFlow, a free lesson delivery software for interactive panel displays. … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | TeacherSherpa

This online platform gives teachers the ability to create and share editable classroom materials. It brings together all the design elements a teacher needs, alongside the ability to customize materials from other members because no two classrooms are the same. It’s a community of … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Aristo e-Bookshelf

Aristo e-Bookshelf (Integrated Science) for iPad – Teacher’s Edition has been developed by Aristo Educational Press, Ltd. The following features make Aristo e-Bookshelf much more than just an ordinary e-Book reader, but a complete mobile support package for teachers: First of … Continue reading

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The Difference Makers

A 40-year veteran of educational publishing talks about what matters most. INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero As do so many companies, Learning A-Z started as an idea. Bob Holl (pictured) and Francis Morgan, two entrepreneurs and veterans of the education … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Edmodo Spotlight

Content creation and discovery are crucial components to redefining learning in the 21st century. The ways in which teachers and students interact with content have the potential to make a significant difference in the evolution of adaptive learning tools that … Continue reading

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Trends | For Educators (from Apple)

An FYI that Apple has released a cool new “For Educators” page designed to be a good first place to look for apps, books, courses and collections of interest to professionals in the field of education. The education resource brings … Continue reading

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Trends | Back to School Refresh

As teachers and students head back to school, PBS LearningMedia is welcoming them back with a new look, new resources, and the return of its “Get Your Tech On” initiative designed to support technology and digital resource integration in the … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Learning List

“I’m overwhelmed by the number of new instructional materials out there. We don’t have the staff or the time to review them all. How do we figure out which would be best for our students?” If this sounds familiar, Learning … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Currix Digital Library for Teachers

Ann-Caryn Cleveland is a professor, a documentary filmmaker and a mom. She says that the idea for Currix came like a lightening bolt—quite literally: she was trying to teach her Cinematography students about electricity and realized that since she didn’t … Continue reading

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