Resources

Google Trends: Making Sense of Data

Google Trends is a fantastic place to go where everyone can be a data nerd! Not only can you quickly identify the hot topics that people from all...

Google Classroom: Getting Started (For Teachers)

If you're just getting started using Google Classroom, this quick video tutorial from Alice Keeler will show you how easy it is to set up your very...

Make YouTube Safer for Kids

This video from Common Sense Media has excellent tips for parents to make YouTube a safer place to search and explore.  Many of the settings, like...

Literacy Skills: Battling Fake News

The onslaught of media to which we are exposed is full of information that comes in disguise. Often, opinion is presented as fact. Therefore, the...

Lesson Activities for Jamboard

Jamboard is a collaborative whiteboard tool that makes has infinite learning possibilities. Sometimes, it can be overwhelming to think about how to...

Kami: Google Drive Integration

Kami and Google Drive integrate seamlessly. Once you have the Kami Chrome extension installed, you can open PDF documents with Kami from the Google...

Kami: Canvas Integration

Don't pay for Kami but still want to create assignments in Canvas? No problem! Check out this resource to learn how you can utilize...

Jigsaw Cooperative Learning Strategy

Think of a puzzle. Each piece is a necessary stakeholder that comes together tote create a beautiful product. We can think of our students similarly...

Jamboard Help

Jamboard is an interactive digital whiteboard that allows you to sketch, doodle, annotate, add images, and collaborate with peers in real-time. It's...

Is it Accessible? Questions to Ask Before Selecting Educational Materials

Ensuring that our learning materials are accessible for all students is always important but even more vital during remote learning when all forms of...

Iron Chef EduProtocol

EduProtocols are reusable lesson frames, great for all learners and content areas. Iron Chef, modeled after the Iron Chef cooking shows, is a...

Introduction to SAMR

Have you ever been introduced to SAMR? Learn what it is all about in this quick illustrated video explanation from John Spencer. SAMR helps teachers...

iNACOL Online Interactions for Students

Online interactions are a central component of digital learning. The International Association for K-12 Online Learning (iNACOL) has...

iFake Text Message

Are you looking for a new spin on storytelling? Perhaps you're looking for a great way to create clues for Breakout EDU, or you want students to...

How to use Google Translate

Are you looking for a translation service that will help you converse with others? Perhaps you are looking to make learning more accessible for your...

How to Lead a Student-Paced Lesson or Activity in Pear Deck

Pear Deck is an add-on for Google Slides that allows you to make your Slides presentations more interactive and engaging for your students.  This...

How to Create Comic Strips in Google Slides

Allowing students to create comic strips is a great way to demonstrate and extend their knowledge, and Google Slides can help you facilitate that...

How to Create a New Google Calendar

Google Calendar is a time-management and scheduling powerhouse. You can create multiple calendars to keep track of different types of events and...

How to Create a Kahoot!

Kahoots are interactive quizzes students interact with online. This game-based website will have your students engaged and show you what they know in...

How to Convert Powerpoint to Google Slides

Did you know that you can convert Powerpoint files into Google Slide decks? It is excellent for several reasons, including when you want students to...