Teaching

Engage Students With Collaborative Learning Journals With Seesaw

Sometimes the blackboard or projector just seems too far away. Not just because you might be sitting too far behind in class but also because you might not be all that interested in what the teacher is teaching. PowerPoint lectures have become quite lifeless over the years and seldom do we come across a teacher …

NearPod: Engage Students With Powerful Interactive E-Learning Lessons

We have previously covered a number of interesting e-learning platforms such as PearDeck, PlanBoard and the Mystery Skype Game, to name a few. NearPod is another very interesting platform which enables giving interactive e-learning lessons which can be broadcasted via the Internet and created using not only PowerPoint files but also videos, interactive activities and …

Plickers: Free Student Response System For Formative Assessment

While many teachers would love to have clickers available in class to quickly gather student response for polls and quizzes, such a system can cost a fortune. While you might be able to setup mobile apps for this purpose, however, there will always be students who might not have mobile devices or not the ones …

[Infographic] Fun Ways Kids Can Learn to Code

The following infographic presents fun ways kids can learn to code. Children need to learn reading, writing, Maths, etc. but some new trends and computer science experts understand that Coding should be a “must learn” skill. This infographic summarizes some of the most fun ways kids can learn to code, either using toys, games or other ways for parent to help their children …

Conduct Interactive Class Lectures With Pear Deck

Class lectures can be extremely boring. It’s not only students who find it hard to concentrate during lengthy class lectures but even teachers might find it hard to control uninterested students busy texting on their mobile phones or playing candy crush; and then there are those who simply enjoy lucid dreaming! Pear Deck is an …

Interactive Classroom Lessons with Microsoft Mouse Mischief

Microsoft Mouse Mischief

It’s been known and studied that children learn better when they are able to participate and have interactions with lessons in class. The more activities they are encouraged and attracted to join in, the better they are at absorbing what is being taught. Who wants to sit in a boring classroom anyway? Microsoft has come …

Free Educational PowerPoint Theme for Presentations in the Classroom

If you need classroom templates for PowerPoint presentations then this free blackboard PPT template with a black background and hand drawn process diagram can be helpful for any educational presentation. You can download and use this free education PPT template for presentations on education, teaching as well as other presentations for the school and K-12 …

Create And Find Quizzes To Test Your Knowledge With Quizlet

Quizlet is a web service that allows users to create and search for quizzes to tests their knowledge. Quizlet has no pre-determined curriculum, which makes it more flexible as students can select subjects to test their knowledge against and teachers can create tests which may suit the needs of their students. No need to use …

Engage Your Students With Online Teaching And Learning Solution WizIQ

Due to the changing nature of jobs and educational prospects, there has lately been an emphasis to use modern technology for fast track learning. This means that students can now learn at flexible times and teachers can teach without any set schedule. A good example of this type of learning is WizIQ. It is web …