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The Ultimate Guide to Online Teaching Tools for Beginners

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Navigating the world of online teaching can be overwhelming for beginners, but the right tools make all the difference. From the seamless integration of Google Classroom to the interactive capabilities of Explain Everything on Promethean Boards, this guide covers it all. Discover how tools like Zoom, Kahoot!, and Canva can transform your virtual classroom, making lessons engaging and assessments effortless. Dive into this essential toolkit to elevate your teaching and captivate your students. Ready to revolutionize your online teaching experience?

Innovative Strategies for Integrating Technology into Traditional Math Lessons

In the digital age, the integration of technology into educational practices has become not just a novelty but a necessity. As educators, our goal is to prepare students for a world that is increasingly reliant on technology, not only for communication and entertainment but for solving complex problems and facilitating innovation.

Technology is Transforming How We Learn

In 2023, the convergence of artificial intelligence (AI), gamification, and technology in education has been transformative, reshaping the learning experience for students and educators alike. Alongside platforms like IXL.com and specific education-related learning apps, YouTube has emerged as a powerful force in altering the way people consume information and learn.

Nurturing Success: A Journey into Vex Robotics with a School Robotics Team

In September of 2023, I found myself faced with a unique challenge – keeping our school robotics team alive. With a limited budget and no available school staff volunteers, the future of our Vex Robotics Team hung in the balance. Little did I know, this experience would turn into a remarkable journey of collaboration, learning, and success.

A First Grade Coding Story

Elementary School Kids coding in Grade 1

Teaching kids to code has become an important part of elementary school, where young minds are like sponges ready to soak up new information. In a 1st grade classroom close to the busy learning halls, an experienced teacher started a coding journey that would improve her students’ academic and personal lives.

Introducing Robotics to Your Child: A Fun and Educational Journey

Do you want your child to be interested in the exciting world of robots? Teaching them about robotics at a young age can help them think critically, solve problems, and get excited about STEM topics. In this blog post, we’ll talk about some exciting ways to get your child interested in robots. Let’s get started […]

Exploring Robotics with Preschoolers, Kindergarten, and 1st Graders: Bee-Bot, Cubetto, and Code Cube

Introducing young children to robotics can be a fun way to spark their interest, help them learn how to solve problems, and get them interested in STEM fields early on. There are a number of teaching robotics tools for young children that give them a chance to learn by doing. In this blog post, we’ll look at Bee-Bot, Cubetto, and Code Cube, which are all popular choices. These tools offer fun ways for toddlers to learn programming, logical thinking, and STEM concepts in a way that is right for their age.

IXL Group Jam and Quizzes have changed how I teach – Video

IXL Group Jam and Quizzes

IXL.com is an online learning platform that provides educators, students, and parents with access to a variety of useful educational resources. It offers individualized educational opportunities for students in kindergarten through grade 12 that include a broad spectrum of topics, such as mathematics, English language arts, science, and social studies.

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