Saturday, November 17, 2018
Google Assistive Technology

Using Google Tools to Spark Success for Students with Disabilities

During the past 45 years of my career in Special Education, I have witnessed many changes and improvements to the delivery of services to...

Assistive Technology and Dyslexia Solutions for Inclusive Learning

There are many assistive technology (AT) tools available for free online. Assistive technology helps dyslexics save time and overcome challenges, such as slow note-taking...
Child using Tablet

Your Classroom is About to Get an Epic! Makeover

In today's digital age, students are learning what it means to be a tech-savvy individual at an earlier age than ever before. How can...
Child at table using tablet

A New Teacher’s Perspective on Lexia Reading Core5

This past year, the elementary school where I student taught switched literacy apps from Raz Kids to Lexia Reading Core5®. This was a monumental...
Woman looking and smiling at her mobile phone,

Edmodo: A Safe and Efficient Social Media Platform for the Classroom

As a result of the push to integrate technology into the classroom, more teachers have started to incorporate social media into the curriculum and...
Newsela is an Instructional Content Platform

A Platform to Connect Students to the World Through Non-Fiction Reading

Students having access to kid friendly news is hard to come by. Newsela is a free app and website that provides students, grades 2-12,...
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Innovate Your Presentation Skills with Google

Creating an effective Google Slides presentation is just one step in the right direction for delivering a message to students. It is another thing...
Micro:Bit board

BBC Micro:bit Changes Coding for the Better!

Every once in awhile there is something new that hits the marketplace that has the chance to make teaching coding more accessible to all...

Fizzbits – Add Fun to Your Maker Creations

Whether you build with paper or design something to print in 3D, the simple addition of a USB charged fizzbit vibrating motor can make...
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Tinkercad – More Useful Than You Might Think

This article was originally published on Steve Dickie's High School Maker blog. For years my goto CAD solution for designing parts to be 3D printed has...