Resources

The Go-Getter's Guide to a Growth Mindset

Shannon Anderson, author of Y is for Yet and Mindset Power, shares the importance of developing and maintaining a growth mindset to succeed inside...

Quill: An Overview

Quill is a free tool designed to help K-12 students develop writing, grammar, and vocabulary skills. Teachers can assign activities for fixing...

Quick Tips and Troubleshooting for Chromebooks

When using Chromebooks in the classroom, it's handy to know a few tips, tricks, and troubleshooting steps to help students with basic issues that may...

Puppet Pals: iPad Tutorial

There are many useful applications available for students to use to make their thinking and learning visible. One very...

Public vs. Private: Publishing Student Work on the Web

We all want to keep our students safe. Navigating the pitfalls of the internet is tough as a teacher and parent, however. Most will agree that...

PROVEN: An Acronym for Source Evaluation

Teaching students to research effectively can genuinely be a difficult task. CORA, also known as the Community of Online Research Assignments,...

Problem-Based Learning with 3-Act Tasks

Are you looking to hook your students when it comes to mathematical problem-solving? Leveraging Graham Fletcher's 3-Act Tasks is a terrific way to...

10 Design Fundamentals You Need to Know

Check out this blog post by Five Star Technology's Matt Miller! Matt gives ten tips and tricks—from font considerations to using grids and tables...

Black History Month: A Google Applied Digital Skills Collection

In honor of Black History Month, Google for Education has created eight lessons in Applied Digital Skills to explore the importance of Black history,...

Black History Month Teaching Resources

If you're looking for engaging, relevant resources for Black History Month, this Wakelet collection resource has what you need. With read-a-loud...

AEMing for Achievement with PATINS: On-Demand Workshop

Daniel McNulty, State Director for the PATINS Project, expands our knowledge on Universal Design for Learning (UDL), Assistive Technology (AT), and...

Expeditions Pro

Are you looking for a platform to replace Google Expeditions? Expeditions Pro is a great alternative! Currently only available through the Google...

Lesson Ideas to Love

Did you know the Indiana Learning Lab has Lesson Ideas? View this on-demand workshop as guest presenter Jessica Zepik, creator of some of the many...

Addressing Learning Gaps through Small Groups

This workshop, led by guest presenter Kendra Waters, aims to help teachers address students' learning gaps in mathematics through small group...

It All Starts With a Plan: Priorities & Best Practices for STEM Integration: On-Demand Workshop

Enjoy this workshop where Jake Koressel, IDOE Computer Science Specialist, reviews the IDOE STEM plan priorities and best practices for integrated...

Getting Started with Google Forms

Google Forms is a digital tool that allows you to create documents to collect answers or data from a group. You can create surveys, questionnaires,...

Digital Protocols: Examining Ideas

Digital protocols, also known as EduProtocols or thinking routines, are versatile lesson frames that can be used repeatedly with many different...

TalkingPoints

Communicating across language barriers is essential in strengthening the home-school connection. TalkingPoints,  a non-profit organization focused...

QuillBot

No matter what level of writers you teach, paraphrasing is a skill that can always be fine-tuned. With QuillBot, paraphrasing is simple; rewrite and...

Rolling in the RCE with the Canvascasters

One of the most powerful elements within Canvas LMS (Learning Management System) is the Rich Content Editor (RCE). Guest presenters Marcus Painter...