5 Solid Platforms for Smart Parent Communication

5 Solid Platforms for Smart Parent-Teacher Communication Optimizing parent-teacher communication strategy is much easier with the right tools. With so many options, it’s hard for teachers to make a choice. The five below are some of the best. Hopefully this quick and simple list makes it a bit easier. Classloom Classloom is a free social networking … Read more

Google launches Project Bloks

Google launches Project Bloks, a new open hardware platform for teaching kids to code Google today announced Project Bloks, a new open hardware platform that allows developers, designers and educators to build physical programming experiences that can help kids (5+) learn to code. While Google worked together with design firm IDEO to build a reference kit, … Read more

Math Tips for using QR Codes

Tips for using QR codes in math class   Scannable technology such as QR codes can support students and parents when doing homework, education-technology and curriculum consultant Monica Burns writes in this blog post. She shares four other strategies for using this technology in the math classroom. Edutopia.org Read more: http://sbne.ws/r/uSuq