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How VideoAnt Can Help You Through Distance Learning

How VideoAnt Can Help You Through Distance Learning

VideoAnt: The Replacement for VideoNot.es A few months ago, the EdTech world lost a really powerful app called VideoNot.es. If you’re unsure of what it was — or are in mourning for its departure– VideoNot.es was a free video annotation app that allowed...Read more ›
Common Sense Resources for Families Who Are Home-Bound

Common Sense Resources for Families Who Are Home-Bound

The following post was written by Jim Steyer, Founder and CEO of Common Sense Media. Amid the COVID-19 anxiety, school shutdowns, work-from-home directives, and more, we at Common Sense have resources to help families and schools navigate this unpredictable time. As a...Read more ›
EDU Podcasters On the Road at Spring CUE

EDU Podcasters On the Road at Spring CUE

Educational podcasters unite for this year’s Spring CUE Conference in Palm Springs, CA! This year’s conference features a whole new way to get engaged with your personal learning network (PLN)! Starting at 2pm on Thursday, March 19th, the Podcast Live...Read more ›
Digital Vocabulary Instruction That Works: Ditch The Lists

Digital Vocabulary Instruction That Works: Ditch The Lists

Write and highlight the word, write the definition, give an example… YAWN! Vocabulary is critical to learning, yet it is often done in drill and kill fashion. I was guilty of this myself. I’ve been out of the classroom for 4 years now, and one of my biggest regrets is...Read more ›
The Sick Teacher’s Tech Toolkit

The Sick Teacher’s Tech Toolkit

As fall gets into full swing, teachers know that it’s also time for another season to start hitting hard: the flu. We know our students are sick, coughing, blowing noses, or calling in absent, and inevitably, we’ll be sick right along with them. You’ll hear a lot of...Read more ›