Author Archives: Joseph Sanfilippo
In January we posted about the great online learning tool, LearnerPal. While it has a ton of great features that set it apart, here are 12 things educators will want to know about LearnerPal if they are looking for a solution to help them with assessment and test prep.
1. What does LearnerPal do … Read more
Last December, Computer Science Education Week and Code.org organized an Hour of Code, during which time over 27 million people spent time learning how to code, learning about code, and understanding why it is important for our future. We were inspired to publish several blog articles that week about our experiences with coding … Read more
1. More than a Google Search
In the words of InstaGrok’s founders, their platform is more than a Google Search. With dynamic visual results, a grok gives a student a great visual representation … Read more
We recently launched our Teq Online PD platform to provide our professional development to teachers across the country! Currently there are over 50 different courses available, and new content is being designed by the Teq PD team to reflect the trends in educational technology. Our goal is to empower teachers with the skills and confidence … Read more
Teq’s Wednesday Webinar Series recently featured the extremely important topic of teaching digital citizenship to students. With the growing importance of having a digital presence and the ability to navigate the vast resources on the Internet, teaching digital citizenship is necessary to prepare students for jobs in the 21st century workplace.
An example I use … Read more
Once connected, you may also have the ability control your computer like a virtual mouse. Teachers love this because it frees them from standing at the front of their room in order to touch … Read more
With the seemingly endless number of apps available for the iPad, it can be a very daunting task to find apps appropriate for your classroom. The Teq PD team is always trying to discover and share useful new apps, and provide examples of appropriate classroom use.
Attending teacher conferences has been a big part of my job over the past few years with Teq. One of my favorite conferences has been Edscape hosted at New Milford High School in New Jersey. This has been my 3rd straight year attending as a presenter and the first time I have attended sessions I … Read more
Ask3 is one of Teq’s favorite iPad apps. We previously reviewed it in our blog, and featured it during our iPad Appy Hour webinar last spring. Recently, TechSmith came out with a phenomenal update to the app allowing for multiple classes or groups.
Ask3’s simple interface makes it easy to create and share screencasts … Read more