Tips and Tools to Improve Parent-Teacher Communication – SULS0158
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Tips and Tools to Improve Parent-Teacher Communication – SULS0158

The post Tips and Tools to Improve Parent-Teacher Communication – SULS0158 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. In this episode, Kasey shares her favorite tips and tools to improve parent-teacher communication. Technology can help improve communication and save valuable time. Let’s explore practical tips, digital tools, and strategies to communicate effectively with parents. Communication with Read more

14 Great iPad Apps for Doodling, Drawing and Sketching
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14 Great iPad Apps for Doodling, Drawing and Sketching

 Educatorstechnology    11:39 PM    iPad doodling apps   Below is a collection of some of the best iPad sketching and doodling apps out there.  While I compiled this list with students in mind, anyone else can use them to unleash their creative gene and engage in creative activities using painting, drawing, sketching, and doodling.  [ Related: 10 Read more

Here Is How to Edit, Crop,and Add Borders to Images in Google Slides
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Here Is How to Edit, Crop,and Add Borders to Images in Google Slides

 Educatorstechnology    3:12 AM    Google presentation tools   Back in 2014 Google Slides  introduced a number of interesting editing features  such as  cropping, applying masks, and adding borders and Fast Forward to 2022 these features have become linchpins of Slides. As a teacher, you can use these features to apply beautiful visual effects to the images you Read more

Flocabulary- Educational Music Videos to Boost Students Learning
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Flocabulary- Educational Music Videos to Boost Students Learning

 Educatorstechnology    11:21 PM    educational music tools, vocabulary sites   Flocabulary is a learning platform that makes use of music and rap videos to boost students learning across different subject areas and grades. Flocabulary offers various lessons and educational activities including Vocab Cards, Vocab Games, and Lyrics Lab  to help K-12 students master standards and build cross-curricular academic vocabulary. Read more

What is Mood Meter and How to Use It to Boost Kids Emotional Intelligence?
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What is Mood Meter and How to Use It to Boost Kids Emotional Intelligence?

 Educatorstechnology    1:13 AM    SEL apps, Social emotional learning   Mood Meter is a tool from Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence that helps students (and everyone else) boost their emotional intelligence (EQ) through developing  self-awareness and self-reflection skills. Mood Meter helps students develop the ability to recognize their inner feelings, understand nuances of emotions, and develop a Read more

CodeCombat Helps Students Learn Coding Through Role Playing Game Adventures
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CodeCombat Helps Students Learn Coding Through Role Playing Game Adventures

 Educatorstechnology    12:06 AM    coding games, Coding resources   CodeCombat is a learning website that offers role-playing game adventures and gamified lessons to help students of all ages and skill levels learn coding and computer science from the basics up to advanced coding concepts. CodeCombat enables teachers to create classes, invite students to join, and access a Read more

Emoji Reactions in Google Docs
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Emoji Reactions in Google Docs

The post Emoji Reactions in Google Docs appeared first on Shake Up Learning. A NEW feature in Google Docs! You can now add emoji reactions in Google Docs. This works much like comments. Look for the smiley face to select and insert any emoji you want. Watch the video below to learn how! Emoji Reactions Read more

Best Teacher Planners to Help with Your Teaching
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Best Teacher Planners to Help with Your Teaching

 Educatorstechnology    12:56 AM    lesson plans tools, Teacher planners   Following requests from multiple readers, I went ahead and curated for you what I think are some of the best teacher planners in Amazon. There are numerous web tools that you can use to create your own customized teacher planners but if you rather avoid the hassle Read more

Best Online Classroom Timers to Use with Students
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Best Online Classroom Timers to Use with Students

 Educatorstechnology    1:14 AM    classroom timers, timer tools   Online classroom timers are web-based tools to use in your class to measure time. These tools have a number of pedagogical benefits. Using timers with students will absolutely help them develop an intuitive sense of time and will help them develop key time management habits that will benefit Read more

Testmoz- A Great Tool for Creating Automatically Graded Quizzes
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Testmoz- A Great Tool for Creating Automatically Graded Quizzes

 Educatorstechnology    3:23 AM    quiz tools   Testmoz is an excellent web tool that allows you to create auto graded tests and quizzes. This application is designed by Matt Johnson, an undergraduate student at Washington State University, Vancouver. Testmoz supports different question types including fill in the blank, matching, ordering, short answer, numeric, essay, true/false, and more. You Read more