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Pinterest

All About Pinterest

Launched in 2010, Pinterest (the social media website that allows users to create ‘boards’ and then pin content to those boards in order to save them) has been taking the education world by storm. With Pinterest, users can share their boards, comment on different items, or search other people’s boards to find more content that … Read more

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Try SMART amp

SMART amp Adds New Customized Group Feature

SMART Amp adds new feature to help classroom management and customize instruction

SMART amp, the cloud-based collaboration workspace that allows teachers and students to work together from any web-enabled device, has just added another great feature: “Customize Groups to Hand Out Copies.”

With this feature, teachers will now be able to administer work to … Read more

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The Ultimate SMART Board Troubleshooting Guide

Is stress over your SMART Board getting you down?

It’s true; sometimes even the most reliable technologies can have a hiccup here and there, and sometimes these small hiccups can result in lost instructional time.

Now finding a solution is easy with The Ultimate SMART Board Troubleshooting Guide. Available free for download, our new … Read more

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Teq Online PD: Online Professional Development for Teachers

5 Reasons to Learn with a Teq Online PD Summer Pass

Congratulations! You’ve made it through another year! But it’s only a matter of time until you’re back in preparation mode again. This summer, get a head start and join our team of professional development specialists as we present our top 5 reasons why you should sign up for Teq’s online PD today!

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Earn 3 NYCDOE “P” In-Service Credits from Home!

If this sounds like something you’re interested in, look no further! Teq is offering an online course that will focus on Digital Learning in Today’s Interactive Classroom, which will simultaneously meet several of your teacher competencies. This is an excellent way to learn on your own time without costing you a fortune.

“P” In-Service … Read more

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Digital Learning Day

Every Day Can Be Digital Learning Day

Digital Learning Day, coming up on February 5, 2014, is “about giving every child the opportunity to learn in a robust digital environment everyday, with the goal of success in college and a career.” The Digital Learning Day website is a great place to start where you’ll find exemplary models, toolkits, lessons, and many more … Read more

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Edscape

6 Workshops We’re Excited About at Edscape 2013

The Edscape Conference is right around the corner and in addition to all of the great professional development workshops we will be conducting there are many more that we are really excited about. There are three amazing featured speakers, including keynote George Couros, and over 30 different 1-hour sessions being offered throughout the day.

For … Read more

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20 Cool Things You Can Do On Your Interactive Whiteboard

20 Cool Things You Can Do On Your Interactive Whiteboard

What do Splashtop, Digital Storytelling, Google Earth, and Algodoo have in common? They are all part of our new 20 Cool Things You Can Do On Your Interactive Whiteboard eBook!

In this new eBook, we provide links to 20 resources — from apps to features in your interactive whiteboard software — that make using … Read more

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Google in the Classroom

All Things Google: Collaborate, Personalize, and Explore

For some of us, it’s hard to remember what life was like before Google. Honestly, I’m not sure how I managed to function from day to day! What’s the weather going to be like tomorrow? Google it! What’s the fastest route to my appointment? Map it! Wait! What time is my appointment? Check the Calendar!

Of … Read more

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The New Edmodo

7 Steps on How to Use the New Edmodo

Edmodo recently released a new look for their website. Many times when a website changes there’s a ton of confusion about old features, new features, and where everything is now located. Not with Edmodo! The simple and clear design makes it easy to navigate between all of the tools. So there shouldn’t be too much … Read more

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