Tag Archives: Edmodo

6 Tips for Creating Effective Virtual Classrooms

Are you using a Learning Management System (LMS) to connect with students, provide resources, foster interaction or create assignments? With the rise of online and blended learning models, there are many varieties of LMS geared toward the creation of virtual classrooms. Whether you are using a free option, like Edmodo, or your school has … Read more

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An Earth Day Approach to Classroom Technology Use

It’s hard to believe that Earth Day will be 44 years old this year. Back then, we couldn’t have envisioned the types of technology that we have now at our fingertips and in our pockets or the access we have to a growing number of people and resources that support the instructional use of technology.… Read more

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The New Edmodo

Assessment with the New Edmodo Snapshot

Edmodo is a popular tool with teachers for building collaborative classroom communities. Its features such as notes and replies, polls, quizzes, assignments, and gradebook, as well as the Edmodo app store have provided teachers with the means to engage their students in active learning.

Recently, Edmodo provided a group of users with access … Read more

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5 Steps for Using the New Curriculet App in Edmodo

Teachers who use Edmodo are familiar with the app store that allows you to integrate a number of great resources into the work your students are doing in groups. This week, Curriculet announced that they’ve also joined the Edmodo App store providing teachers with the tools to build interactive content and assign it to the … Read more

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The New Edmodo

3 Advanced Features in Edmodo

Edmodo is a social learning platform for the classroom that many teachers are using to engage students in learning within a collaborative environment. We have covered 7 Steps on How to Use Edmodo in a previous blog post.  If you’re just getting started with Edmodo or looking for some more advanced options, here are three … Read more

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We’re Doing “Handsprings” at Teq

Looking for a fun and appealing way to review and cover basic language and math skills with your early elementary students? We’re happy to announce the launch of our newest app called Handsprings, now available in both the Edmodo and iPad App Stores. Handsprings contains an animated story, poem, recipe, craft and extension activities all … Read more

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Free eBooks by TeqPD

“That is a good book which is opened with expectation and closed with profit.”–Amos Bronson Alcott

Sadly, Amos probably did not mean monetary profit, but here at Teq we have many eBooks that your classroom can profit from educationally. Whether you are just getting started using a SMART Board or you’re ready to venture … Read more

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The Five Books of the Interactive Chumash 2.0

Possibly the biggest challenge facing Hebrew Day Schools today is covering the breadth of the text of the Chumash while at the same time sufficiently drilling students on the grammar skills and vocabulary so as to make them independent learners.  There simply isn’t enough classroom time in the day.

The best answer is to enable … Read more

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11 Things We Learned About Social Media in the Classroom

Social Media has become a part of our everyday lives. This is even more true for students in our increasingly-connected world. We covered some best practices when using Social Media in the Classroom in our recent webinar, and asked participants to post something learned to either Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram (#TeqPD or @TeqPD) for … Read more

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8 Great Blog Posts You May Have Missed This Summer

We hope you enjoyed your much-deserved summer vacation. We realize you have been busy enjoying the sunshine, and may have missed some of our informative blog posts. Here, are our top 8 blog posts from the summer:

1. 10 Frequently Asked SMART Board Troubleshooting Questions

Visit this two-part blog posting where we answer the most … Read more

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