Common Core Quest

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Common Core Quest is an excellent free Android app for Math & LA grades 6th on up, and aligned to Common Core Standards. Students can then earn badges/ribbons for learning a Common Core Standard and teachers/parents can get detailed reports. I highly recommend checking out Common Core Quest by clicking here !!! Below is a brief demo.

This Math Program Helped Students Blow State Test Scores Out of the Water

Edsurge

As principal at Chula Vista School District’s Salt Creek Elementary, Lalaine Perez saw the need to better support a growth mindset around math in the years following the transition to California’s new Common Core standards. Perez listened to Slater describe his platform's alignment with the common core and ELL teaching approaches, as well as features that support differentiation and collaborative pencil and paper activities. Request a demo of Levered's System.

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This Math Program Helped Students Blow State Test Scores Out of the Water

Edsurge

As principal at Chula Vista School District’s Salt Creek Elementary, Lalaine Perez saw attitudes toward math bottom out in the years following the transition to California’s new Common Core standards. Perez listened to Slater describe his platform's alignment with the common core and ELL teaching approaches, as well as features that support differentiation and collaborative pencil and paper activities. Request a demo of Levered's System.

Edulastic launches district tool for administrators

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Resource offers district, school administrators insight into student progress on Common Core. Edulastic is a next-generation online assessment platform that allows K-12 teachers to track students’ progress toward Common Core State Standards. With Edulastic District Enterprise, school and district administrators can create common assessments, share them with teachers, and track student progress – all without any additional paperwork for teachers.

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Technofy Your Vocabulary Instruction from Shaelynn Farnsworth

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It is also a part of the Common Core State Standards, based off of the work of Isabel Beck. Click here to experience a short demo I created with Google Slides. Blog Featured #ettsummer Common Core Shaelynn Farnsworth Teach Writing VocabularyTechnofy Your Vocabulary Instruction originally appeared on Shaelynn Farnsworth’s blog on May 1, 2016 .

May this Gobstopper (Now Called Curriculet) be Ever Lasting!

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Gobstopper is an e-reader platform that allows teachers to input and customize annotations, resources, questions, and quizzes linked to the Common Core Standards directly into a public domain text, and provides the students with immediate feedback, and the teacher with analytic data on student and class performance. Try out the student demo. edtech #ELAFlip #flipclass #njed assessment assignments books common core digital citizenship feedback literature

YouTube Tools: Maximize Instruction and Tame Videos

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

Watch demo Drag On Tape: Create a mix of your favorite video clips. common core cool tools differentiation education free technology interactive multimedia research student tools technology tutorials viewpure web 2.0 Video in the classroom is a dynamic resource for supporting the curriculum and engaging students. A wide range of video with educational value is available on YouTube , but sometimes those videos need to be tweeked to maximize instruction.

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Newlearn.io

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curates their resources by common core standards and allows users to share (download/upload) files such as: videos, documents, PDFs, and more. Below is a brief demo. Newlearn.io is a excellent new social network for finding educational resources. Newlearn.io

Newlearn.io

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curates their resources by common core standards and allows users to share (download/upload) files such as: videos, documents, PDFs, and more. Below is a brief demo. *Newlearn.io will send out two gift cards to the teachers that make the most new friends from April 6-9th.

Newlearn.io

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curates their resources by common core standards and allows users to share (download/upload) files such as: videos, documents, PDFs, and more. Below is a brief demo. *Newlearn.io

Newlearn.io

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curates their resources by common core standards and allows users to share (download/upload) files such as: videos, documents, PDFs, and more. Below is a brief demo. *Newlearn.io will send out gift cards to the teachers that share their Facebook postings w/ their warm messages.

Typing Agent

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K2 Mountain), aligned to Common Core Standards, certificates, type to code, and much more. Below is a brief demo video. Typing Agent is an excellent web based Typing/Keyboarding for students grades K-12. Also, Typing Agent has lots of innovative features such as: multi-player games (i.e. Best of all, is the educational portal that allows parents and teachers to track/monitor student progress and generate detailed reports.

Newlearn.io

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curates their resources by common core standards and allows users to share (download/upload) files such as: videos, documents, PDFs, and more. Newlearn.io is a excellent new social network for finding educational resources. Newlearn.io

CoderZ

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Finally, CoderZ is aligned to Common Core Standards and has lots of resources for teachers such as lesson plans and tutorials. Below is a brief demo. CoderZ using an innovative approach to teach STEM by programming/coding 3D virtual robots. It does this via web browser making it easy to use on any devices and incorporates: coding, math, physics, and engineering. Students will learn the basics of robotics and coding by completing missions in a "gamified" environment.

Khan Academy Kids

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that are aligned to Common Core Standards. Below is a brief demo. Khan Academy Kids is a new free mobile (iOS/Google Play) app for finding educational resources for: Math, Reading, Writing, and more. This is an ideal app for young students learning through activities, games, videos, etc. Best of all is the parents section that allows them manage/track their kids as well as play cooperative games. I highly recommend checking out Khan Academy Kids by clicking here !!!

Math Snacks

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Best of all are the abundance of teacher resources such as: lesson plans, teacher guides, etc etc, and all resources are aligned to Common Core Standards and available in Spanish. Below is a brief demo. Math Snacks is an excellent site for educational games, animations, and more, for Math grades 3rd-7th. This is a great learning tool to use w/ any Math curriculum and can help teachers differentiate instruction.

Lyrics2Learn

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Lyrics2Learn is ideal for grades K-5, works w/ any subject, and is aligned to Common Core Standards. Below is a demo video. Lyrics2Learn is a wonderful site for helping improve student's reading fluency. The way this works is by combining music w/ lyrics/text to increase fluency and comprehension. Also, it helps educators save time, motivate students, create life-long learners, and much more. I highly recommend checking out Lyrics2Learn by clicking here !!!

Outwhiz

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This fun app has over 200+ exercises aligned to common core standards. Below is a brief demo. Outwhiz is a free site/app (iOS, Android) for students K-8th learning Math or English. Best of all, Outwhiz tracks student projects and generates detailed reports for parents and educators. Also, this is a great app for self paced learning and offers lots of motivations for students such as digital and "real" rewards, badges, and more.

Empatico-Build Global Awareness in Students

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Activities are standards-based, with tables on the Empatico website that detail alignment with the IB PYP (International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program), Common Core Standards, the US National Curriculum for Social Studies , the US Next Generation Science Standards , and the UK National Curriculum. While the Empatico folks do offer a free demo, I always try to get set up by myself, without assistance. Every day it seems, the world gets smaller.

Brownie Points

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Best of all Brownie Points tracks all students progress and is aligned to Common Core Standards. Below is a brief demo video. Brownie Points is an excellent free iPad app for Math grades K-7th. This app uses an incentive based learning system to help students w/ their basic Math skills in areas such as: addition, multiplication, algebra, geometry, etc. When a student finishes their lessons they earn "brownie points" that allows to unlock and play pre approved apps/games.

Prodigy

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This is an excellent site/game aligned to Common Core Standards for Grades 1st-6th. Below is a demo video. Prodigy is one of the best free sites around for teaching Math by using Game Based Learning. Teachers everywhere are using Prodigy to assess students through the educational portal that tracks students progress. Also, the game has a unique learning engine which differentiates instruction and helps students w/ problem areas.

Math vs Zombies

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More info on Math vs Zombies: aligned to Common Core Standards 7 worlds w/ 21 levels each addition, subtraction, multiplication, division student tracking Below is a brief demo. Math vs Zombies is an excellent mobile (iOS/Android) app for basic Math skills grades K-4th. This game has students solving Math equations in subtraction, multiplication, etc to turn the walking zombies back into humans.

Prodigy

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This is an excellent site/game aligned to Common Core Standards for Grades 1st-6th. Below is a demo video. Prodigy is one of the best free sites around for teaching Math by using Game Based Learning. Teachers everywhere are using Prodigy to assess students through the educational portal that tracks students progress. Also, the game has a unique learning engine which differentiates instruction and helps students w/ problem areas.

Newlearn.io

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curates their resources by common core standards and allows users to share (download/upload) files such as: videos, documents, PDFs, and more. Below is a brief demo. *Newlearn.io will send out gift cards to the first two teachers who leave the comments.

Galxyz

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Best of all, Galxyz is COPPA compliant, is aligned to Common Core standards, and has lots of assessing features for teachers and parents. Below is a brief demo. Galxyz is a wonderful new (private beta) iPad app that is ideal for the El Ed Science curriculum. Galxyz is a innovative game that takes students on a educational adventure that has them mastering scientific subjects such as: Matter, Energy, Ecosystems and more.

Prodigy

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This is an excellent site/game aligned to Common Core Standards for Grades 1st-6th. Below is a demo video. Prodigy is one of the best free sites around for teaching Math by using Game Based Learning. Teachers everywhere are using Prodigy to assess students through the educational portal that tracks students progress. Also, the game has a unique learning engine which differentiates instruction and helps students w/ problem areas.

ForAllRubrics

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This site interacts seamless w/ their free mobile app as well as lets educators create/manage student accounts while creating rubrics that are aligned to Common Core Standards. Below is a brief demo video. ForAllRubrics is a wonderful site/app (iOS/Android) for educators looking to create rubrics and even badges for their class.

Yogome Epic Schools

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Finally, all games are aligned to Common Core Standards. Below is a brief demo. Yogome Epic Schools is the new educational suite of apps (i.e. Epic Teachers, Students, etc.) that uses Game Based Learning to teach/reinforce a variety of subjects (i.e. Math, Science, Programming, etc.) There are over a 1000 educational mini games/activities for students grades K-5. Best of all, a teacher can track student progress to make it easy to differentiate instruction.

LearnBop

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The way this works is through an educational portal where students solve "bops" or math problems aligned to Common Core Standards. Below is a demo video. LearnBop is a excellent site for educators looking to help their students in any area of Math. If a student has trouble working through a problem an innovative interactive visual workflow is displayed that helps students learn how to solve the problem.

Fishtree

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These lessons contain all sorts of dynamic media as well as being aligned to Common Core Standards. Below is a brief demo. Fishtree is an innovative new digital adaptive learning platform that allows educators to curate and create lessons for their students.

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WriteReader

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Best of all, there are lots of resources for educators such as: tutorials, lesson plans aligned to Common Core Standards, and more. Below is a brief demo. WriteReader is an excellent learning tool for grades K-4 to help students w/ their Reading and Writing. This is done through a educational portal where educators can create an account and then share a unique code for students. Also, this portal allows for teachers to manage/monitor student accounts and track progress.

Monster Math

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Finally, Monster Math has lots of replay value as there are lots of levels and worlds to explore, and is aligned to Common Core Standards. Below is a brief demo. Monster Math is an excellent iOS app/game for learning basic Math skills (i.e. addition, multiplication, etc.). This is done through an engaging and fun game, as a student helps Maxx solve Math problems to find his friend Dextra.

Math Snacks

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Best of all are the abundance of teacher resources such as: lesson plans, teacher guides, etc etc, and all resources are aligned to Common Core Standards and available in Spanish. Below is a brief demo. Math Snacks is an excellent site for educational games, animations, and more, for Math grades 3rd-7th. This is a great learning tool to use w/ any Math curriculum and can help teachers differentiate instruction.

Galxyz

Technology Tidbits

Best of all, Galxyz is COPPA compliant, is aligned to Common Core standards, and has lots of assessing features for teachers and parents. Below is a brief demo. Galxyz is a wonderful new (private beta) iPad app that is ideal for the El Ed Science curriculum. Galxyz is a innovative game that takes students on a educational adventure that has them mastering scientific subjects such as: Matter, Energy, Ecosystems and more.

Mimio unveils MimioMobile for browsers

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Company also gives educators first public demos of the touch-enabled MimioProjector 280T. These features support the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) that call for creating a stronger collaborative learning environment for students, while providing teachers with an in-depth understanding of their students’ progress and comprehension.