This Date in History – Dr. Seuss

Posted on December 12, 2013

This Date in History videos take a closer look at relevant moments and people in education’s history. This episode was done in honor of Ted Geisel’s/Dr. Seuss’ birthday, on March 2.

Getting Started With Pinterest

Posted on November 28, 2013

Are you a teacher looking to get started with Pinterest? Learn how to get started with a new account and create boards you can use with your students to jumpstart creativity in your classroom.

Getting Started With ToonDoo

Posted on November 28, 2013

Get started with ToonDoo in class, great for student use. Create visual story starters, illustrate a concept, make fill-in-the-blank comics.

Digital Storytelling: An Introduction

Posted on November 28, 2013

Why use Digital Storytelling in the classroom? Find out how to get started, and what tools you can use. Intro features “twitch-mation” style of animation.

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