STEAM It Up for Struggling Students! 15+ Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

Create a virtual learning space with Edmodo , Schoology , Weebly , Wikis, blogs, or other social media tools. Get students to visualize their learning with social bookmarking and curation tools like Diigo , Pearltrees , Storify , Pinterest , Livebinders , and Educlipper. Make it mobile! Recommended apps include BookCreator iOS/Android App , Educreations , and Evernote. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital and mobile activities for any device with handouts.

Has Your School Reached an Edtech Plateau? Here’s the Key to Moving the Needle

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Teachers: Model appropriate etiquette with edtech for students When I work with teachers, one obstacle they say is in the way of them letting students use mobile devices every day in their classrooms is the distraction factor. Always follow the district social media policies, but consider starting a department or team Instagram account.

5 Must-have tools for Ed Conferences

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As you attend meetings, you can stay up on emails, check social networks, send materials to colleagues not attending, handle emergencies that won’t wait until you return to your home base. apps for Twitter/FB/G+/LI–or whatever your social media of choice is.

Snapchat, Instagram, YouTube, Oh My! 4 Tools for Picting in the Classroom

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Picting by the Numbers Snapchat, a mobile app that allows users to capture video and pictures that disappear after a few seconds, has over 173 million daily users and the average number of Snaps per day hovers around 2.5 Instagram, a social networking app for sharing photos and videos, counts more than 400 million daily users. Approximately three out of every four tweens and teens are on some type of social media platform these days.