Resources

Google Slides: How to Make an Interactive Presentation

Are you using Google Slides just as a presentation tool? Slides are no longer just for creating and sharing traditional slideshows. The possibilities...

Google Slides: Big Buddies Activity

Christine Pinto, the creator and author of #GAFE4Littles has created an excellent example of a collaboration activity with Google Slides...

Google Slides: Reading Recordings with Vocaroo

Have you ever thought, "My students just aren't old enough to use Google Slides?" or "I'm not sure I can foster strong reading skills using the...

Google Slides: Number Sense Activity

Have you ever thought, "My students just aren't old enough to use Google Slides?" or "I'm not sure I can teach math using the Google tools."...

Google Slides: Interactive Activities

Most people think of using Google Slides as a presentation tool. But really, you can use Google Slides for so many creative purposes.  In this...

6 Ways to Use Digital Storytelling in the Classroom

Many students use digital storytelling to demonstrate their knowledge and ability to write narrative stories. However, the power of digital...

Digital Storytelling as Authentic Assessment

To help students develop 21st-century skills, they will need to move beyond the traditional tests usually given and provide more authentic,...

Digital Storytelling: Sample Rubric

When you're ready to assess student digital stories, it will be helpful to use a rubric.  There's no need to create your own when Kathy Schrock,...

Edpuzzle: Google Classroom Integration

Edpuzzle is a must-have for any teacher that uses video in their classroom. Not only can you edit videos quickly and embed quizzes into the...

What Should My Students Blog About?

Looking for some examples of how students might use blogs to help demonstrate their mastery? Wondering how a blog is different from a...

Class Dojo Creating a Community

Class Dojo is an excellent tool for teachers, parents, and students. This short video will give you a feel for some of the Class Dojo features...

Google Drawings: How to Create a Vector Icon

Creating icons can come in handy as a teacher or a student. This video from DavidLeeEdTech will walk you through the step-by-step process...

Foundational Literacy for Families: Early Reading

Learning to read is fundamental to children’s success in school, and the process of developing emergent literacy skills related to future reading...

Licensed vs. Exempt Childcare Programs for School Staff

When offering onsite childcare for district employees, schools can choose whether to claim an exemption to childcare licensing regulations or follow...

Center for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Education - Newsletters

The newsletters from the Indiana Department of Health's Center for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Education contain helpful information for educators and...

What Pre-Service Teachers Need to Know About Blended and Virtual Learning

What do pre-service teachers need to know about blended and virtual learning? Join us in the Learning Lab where Dr. Cecil Short will provide a broad...

2023 Grade 8 Social Studies Frameworks

This resource is a landing page for the 2023 Grade 8 Social Studies Frameworks. It is designed to aid educators in unpacking the Future-Focused 2023...

2023 Grade 7 Social Studies Frameworks

This resource is a landing page for the 2023 Grade 7 Social Studies Frameworks. It is designed to aid educators in unpacking the Future-Focused 2023...

2023 Grade 6 Social Studies Frameworks

This resource is a landing page for the 2023 Grade 6 Social Studies Frameworks. It is designed to aid educators in unpacking the Future-Focused 2023...

Take the LVIS 360 Tour

Join IDOE License Evaluation Specialists Leah Pitz and Rachel Hill, your tour guides, as you explore the newly updated LVIS 360 dashboard for...