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Educational Apps to Help Students Learn Drawing

Drawing is one of the best ways to unleash kids creativity and engage them in a wide variety of expressive learning experiences. The apps we selected for you today are all about artistic... ....read more [...]

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Here Is A Good Tool Students Can Use to Create Trading Cards in Class

Trading Card Creator is a web tool from ReadWriteThink that you can use with your students for various educational purposes most important of them all is to help them enhance their writing skills.... ....read more [...]

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Some Good Note Taking Apps to Use on Your Mac

If you are looking for some good note taking apps other than the default Notes app that comes with your Mac the list below has you covered. These are apps that will enhance your note taking... ....read more [...]

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Educational YouTube Channels for ESL and EFL Learners

Here are some good YouTube channels students can use to learn English. Language teachers can also use them with their ' ELL/ESL/EFL students to enhance their grasp of English in different areas:... ....read more [...]

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Useful Books to Help Kids Learn Coding

Below is a collection of some of the best books to help your kids learn coding. Kids will get to learn the basics of computer coding through a wide variety of interactive visuals, engaging games... ....read more [...]

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How to Spot Fake News Classroom Poster

A few days ago we published on our Facebook page this beautiful visual featuring some interesting tips to help you spot fake news. The visual is created by IFLA and is available for free download in... ....read more [...]

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Audio recording Apps to Use in Your Instruction

In today's post we are re-sharing with you this collection of what we think are some the best audio recording apps we reviewed in the past. We came up with apps for both Android and iPad. We invite... ....read more [...]

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Educational Math YouTube Channels for Students

For those of you teaching math, here is a collection of some of the best YouTube channels we reviewed this year. You can draw on these resources to access and find educational video content to help... ....read more [...]

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Some Good Search Engines for Young Learners

One of our priorities as teachers, educators and parents is to ensure that our students and kids use the internet in appropriate, safe and secure ways. Digital literacy and digital citizenship are... ....read more [...]

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Critical Reading Tips for Students

The Internet and web technologies have radically transformed the information landscape levelling the ground for everyone to access, produce, and share knowledge anytime, anywhere. The world’s... ....read more [...]

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Educational Websites to Help Kids Learn Science

A working formula for a successful learning activity with kids involves three main elements: engagement, interactivity, and fun. The more of these elements a learning activity exhibits the better... ....read more [...]

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Helpful Tips to Make Education More Interactive

A study published in 2019, in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences showed that students learn more when they take part in classes that employ active-learning strategies. In other... ....read more [...]

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Helpful Tips for Implementing Mobile Learning Platforms in Your Classroom

Technological advancements and limitations on physical classrooms due to COVID-19 are pushing educators to get more creative than ever. The challenge lies in leveraging technology to reach students... ....read more [...]

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Free Downloadable Close Reading Poster to Use in Your Class

Close reading is an essential survival skill specially now that we live in a data-saturated world where we are constantly bombarded by all forms of textual and non-textual stimuli. At its core, close... ....read more [...]

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A Handy Graphic Organizer to Use in Reading and Writing Activities

With school closures in effect due to the current pandemic, parents are spending much more time helping their house-bound kids with their home schooling. There are several digital resources parents... ....read more [...]

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Educational YouTube Channels for Learning Math at Home

In today's post we are sharing with you some Math Youtube channels as featured in Learn at Home with Youtube. Most of these channels have already been featured in previous collections of ours. The... ....read more [...]

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Some Helpful Reads to Educate Students on Race and Racism

Today as people took to streets in the United States and in several other places in all around the world to denounce racism and police brutality, a spark of optimism shines in the gloomy horizon; a... ....read more [...]

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The Digital Writing Workshop: Tools and Apps to Use in Your Class

Writing, as is the case with learning in general, is not only about product but is also about process. In other words, writing is about the cognitive processes (e.g., thinking skills and analytic... ....read more [...]

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Here Is How to Protect Your Google Drive Folders Via Touch ID

Privacy Screen is a new feature introduced to Google Drive that , once activated, protects you Google Drive app on iOS devices via Touch ID. Although it is only limited to the mobile version of... ....read more [...]

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Educational Video Content to Help Students Learn at Home

In today's post we are sharing with you another great resource to help your kids' distance learning. Learn at Home YouTube channel is a fruit of a partnership between Google and several leading... ....read more [...]

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Forms Creating Add-ons to Use on Google Drive

Now that all of us, teachers and educators, have turned to distance education as the primary mode of doing our work, certain digital functionalities will prove more pertinent than others. One of... ....read more [...]

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Handy Google Docs Templates to Engage Students in Various Writing Activities

After sharing presentation templates, today's post features Google Docs templates that teachers and students can use for a wide variety of purposes. The purpose is to empower you with resources that... ....read more [...]

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How to Choose the Right App Development Strategy for Your Startup

Statistically, there are more than 5 billion unique mobile phone users in the world today. In the past year, the total number grew by more than 100 million. This means that having a mobile app for... ....read more [...]

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3 Good Chrome Extensions to Enhance Students Writing

Grammatical errors, unlike spelling mistakes, are not always easily amenable to detection by built-in spell checkers. Their complex syntactic structure render them evasive linguistic elements. And... ....read more [...]