TEACHING TOOLS: Technology Links for Teachers: Tons of links to my technology board for educators. Whether your students have laptops/tablets or not, you can still incorporate technology into your curriculum to prepare them for the digital world.
RANDOM NAME SELECTOR: This is simple way to call on students when no one is volunteering! Kinda like popsicle sticks, but much more techy! Random Name Selector--kids loved it last year! Also has "group" setting---different use for technology.
ThanksTeach With Movies - Lesson Plans in History, English, Science for High School, Middle School, Elementary, Home School awesome pin #homeschoolingforteenslessonplans
Educators & home school teachers. A list of stores with teacher discounts. Read the comments because they offer links to even more discounts. Just asking a business if they offer an educator discount may also surprise you with savings.
I'm a litle embarrassed that this is my first time seeing a "Prezi" and I'm a little crazy excited to try this new tool for whatever I end up teaching next year! How to Create a Prezi Lesson in Less Than 15 Minutes
How to lock iPAD or iPhone Screen, so Children Stay within the App You Want Them to? - No More Accidental App Deletion or Unwanted App Re-arrangement! -- very helpful iPhone iPad tips for parents and teachers.
10 fun ideas for marking the first day of school. My favorite from this collection: make a "first day of school" time capsule with notes and drawings about favorite things and your hopes for the coming year.
In today's culture we tend to rely on technology more than needed. I thought this was a good list of how kids may take advantage of technology and what it is meant to be used for. "Technology is a tool, not a learning outcome.