The Role of the Teacher in Blended Learning: Data, Management, and Student Support

Apr 17, 2012 by Cory Armes, M.Ed.
What does the shift toward blended learning mean for today’s classroom teacher?   One certainty is that relationships between teachers and students are changing.  Learn how to excel in an evolving role.

Google in Education: Digging Deeper with Google Scholar and Google Sites

Mar 8, 2012 by Joseph DuLaney
Are your students taking full advantage of the free tools Google offers? Google Scholar and Google Sites can help with finding credible source materials and presenting material online.

Tomorrow is Digital Learning Day – Don’t Miss It!

Jan 31, 2012 by Cory Armes, M.Ed.
Did you know that February 1 is Digital Learning Day? Learn what the ed tech experts predict regarding digital learning in the upcoming year.

Helping Low-SES Students Thrive

Jan 26, 2012 by Bill Jenkins, Ph.D.

Studies show a correlation between low academic achievement and socioeconomic status (SES). But many low-SES students are successful in school. What factors give these students an edge?

Poverty in American Schools: What Educators Can Do

Jan 17, 2012 by Norene Wiesen
Children from poverty often struggle in school.  Our free on-demand webinar by Eric Jensen, author of Teaching With Poverty in Mind, gives tips for helping all students succeed.

Blended Learning Implementation Strategies for the K-12 Classroom

Jan 3, 2012 by Cory Armes, M.Ed.
Learn the benefits of blended learning implementation strategies, as well as how you can implement these blended learning strategies in the K-12 classroom.

School Gardens: Sowing the Seeds of Experiential Learning

Dec 15, 2011 by Norene Wiesen
School gardens can open a world of learning for students. Read about the benefits of the school garden, from solving real-world math problems to learning the importance of patience and nurturance.

Using the Power of Optimal Timing to Improve the Brain’s Ability to Learn

Dec 13, 2011 by Bill Jenkins, Ph.D.
Providing the brain with the right feedback at the right time can make a huge impact on learning.  Find out how the brain responds to different time scales in the classroom.

The Making of a 21st Century Educator: 5 Ways to be a Better Teacher in Today’s Classroom

Dec 6, 2011 by Sherrelle Walker, M.A.
Do you consider yourself a 21 stcentury educator? Here are 5 ways to be a better teacher in the 21 stcentury classroom.

Facebook in Schools: Tool or Taboo?

Dec 1, 2011 by Joseph DuLaney
Should Facebook be allowed in the classroom or should it be banned?  Can it be used to contribute to classroom discussion, or is it a distraction that takes up precious time?