8 Ways for Students to Invest in Their Writing Skills Without Spending a Dime

Students who do not have solid writing skills are at a clear disadvantage. They must compete with those who do, and they are judged on […]

Science Backed Learning Techniques Make Learnia a Powerful (and Fun!) App

The author of this site recently wrote an excellent article in an attempt to encourage emerging edtech tools to follow a more scientific approach to […]

15 Tips and Online Resources That Will Help Students Improve Their Writing

While this is a topic that gets covered on education blogs with some frequency, I haven't tackled it here in a while, and it is […]

4 Great Apps to Help Students with Focus and Motivation

Staying on track and motivated to complete school work can be challenging. Here are a few apps that can help. Have you ever been in […]

Why is Digital Curation so Important for Educators in 2018?

Image Source I’ve been working with schools, colleges and universities for nearly 8 years. Working to promote entrepreneurship and digital skills to make young people […]

Recorded Webinar: Web Apps for Interactive Classroom Collaboration

Exploring Powerful Web Apps for Interactive Classroom Collaboration On Friday, July 6th, I conducted the first of what will be an ongoing bi-monthly series of […]

Good Teaching Isn’t Content Delivery & Learning Isn’t Passing Tests

All the motivated, hard working educators I met at the FlipTech 2018 conference this past weekend reminded me again and again of these vital truths: […]

Come Explore Free Web Apps for Interactive Classroom Collaboration (Friday July 6th at Noon EST)

A few years ago, a Gates Foundation report, Teachers Know Best: What Educators Want from Digital Instructional Tools, indicated that teachers want tools “supporting student collaboration […]

How Peer Collaboration Technology Prepares Students for Careers

Changes in Business Communication Approximately 557,100 new jobs are projected to be added in the tech industry between 2016 and 2026. Certainly, those more tech-savvy […]

A Wealth of Free Teaching Resources are Available at Education.com

Recently, Jessica Lightle, Community Manager at Education.com, reached out to suggest that I might want to share the great resources available from the iconically named […]

Why I Like IBM’s Open Badges and DeveloperWorks Courseware

I just earned a “Blockchain Essentials” Digital Badge – for free (and it was fun) Kudos to IBM for putting together great mini-courses that are […]

Get a Jump on Fall by Exploring Summer PD Resources in Free Webinar (Friday, June 1 Noon EST)

Come join Ken Bauer, David Walsh, and myself and learn about lots of web resources, books, summer conferences, and other tips and techniques to plan […]

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