Sat.Aug 01, 2020

Virtual Meet the Teacher Templates, Resources, and Ideas!

Teacher Reboot Camp

This week is Meet the Teacher. I created a slideshow to guide the virtual meet-up with parents and students. I was really touched when my toddler looked at the slideshow and said, “I want to be in that classroom.” ” That’s exactly what I was going for! Feel free to make a copy of the template and edit as you like. This template was created with ideas and resources shared in an awesome Facebook group I joined, Bitmoji Craze for Educators.

Books I read in July 2020

Dangerously Irrelevant

Books I finished reading (or rereading) in July 2020… Equity Visits , Rachel Roegman et al. educational leadership]. The Power of Student Agency , Anindya Kundu [sociology]. Living on the Black , John Feinstein [baseball]. Motivate the Unmotivated , Rob Plevin [education]. Attention-Grabbing Starters and Plenaries for Teachers , Rob Plevin [education]. Body Work , Sara Paretsky [detective]. Mindbender , David Wells [fantasy]. Blood of the Earth , David Wells [fantasy].

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Applied Digital Skills-10 Lessons to Unleash Students Creativity Through Digital Games

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

After we explored Google resources to help you integrate digital skills lessons in your online instruction, in today's post we are sharing with you another equally important resource more. 2020 Google for Education

Overwhelmed, Stressed, Scared: School Nurses Brace for the Fall Semester


In any ordinary school year, school nurses are busy. This year, that’s an understatement. “Our role has expanded tenfold,” says Eileen Gavin, who co-leads a team of nurses for Middletown Township Public Schools in New Jersey. She and school nurses across the country face an unenviable and unprecedented task: caring for students and staff during a global pandemic.

SplashLearn Makes Learning Fun and Creates Fearless Learners

Loved by more than 30 million kids, SplashLearn is a game-based learning program that creates engaging learning experiences to nurture a generation of fearless learners. SplashLearn is the fastest growing elementary school math program in the US, used by more than 440,000 teachers in about 77,000 schools across the United States.

What Are Parents Doing For Child Care? Here Are 3 Options (With Trade-Offs)


Kirk Gallegos is a single father of four. He works construction in Barstow, Calif. Prudence Carter is a single mother of one. She’s the dean of the Graduate School of Education at the University of California, Berkeley. Both share the same problem with tens of millions of other parents around the country: Their public schools aren’t operating full time in-person this fall.