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Presenting Parent Conferences with a Technology Twist

I know so many teachers are preparing for first quarter parent conferences in the current and coming weeks, and while I am a HUGE believer in conducting Student Led Parent Conferences for students in grades 2 and up (they need to be fluent readers to carry out my program below), I also thought of a […]

Easy Video Assessment

Today I had the pleasure of reviewing the MeCorder, Mini Video Recorder form Learning Resources.  It was super fun to use and I really can see it being used for all sorts of reasons in and out of the classroom! Would you like to know step-by-step routines that put teachers back in control in just […]

Tablet Tricks and a Giveaway!

Hey teaching friends!  I am SUPER excited to finally be able to let you in a little secret!  I have been working behind the scenes with the cool people at the IntelEDU website for this awesome promotion  and it is finally ready to be revealed!  Yay! Check out their brand new site, which not only […]

DIY Phone Speaker

The best classroom teachers play music throughout the day: slow music to work, brain breaks to break up the day, and more. Maybe I am just saying that because I have always used music in the classroom.    But I really do love using it – and for more than just students.  Sometimes just cranking […]

Four Chair Pocket Choices!

I know chair pockets are a hot topic this time of year because it is SUPER nice to be able to have a place where students can easily get to their independent reading items without having to dig through a desk or go to a cubby to grab it.    I happened to be at […]