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Digital Classroom

How can you make your lesson plans more exciting for your students without sacrificing content? Try incorporating digital tools! Watch this series of videos in which 1st grade teacher Jennifer Orr uses the digital tool VoiceThread to teach her students about the Founding Fathers. FIND OUT MORE »

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Screenshot, homepage, Edublogs

Learn how to use blogs as communication channels and pedagogical tools. [...] »

screenshot of a US Presidents Google Earth project

Bring geography into the history classroom with resources from Google Earth. [...] »

Photography, Printer Graveyard, 2 Oct 2007, James F Clay, Flickr CC

Print documents free of ads, hyperlinks, and other visual clutter. [...] »

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Beyond the Chalkboard

Teachers demonstrate digital tool strategies

Students in Kristina Frank of Eagle Ridge Middle School's class script and film [...] »

Vietnam Political Cartoon. The My Lai Ditch Claims Another Victim

High school teacher Joe Jelen introduces the primary source analysis strategy " [...] »

Screencapture, Primary ICT - Creating a Whiteboard Lesson, December 12, 2005

Using a whiteboard for the first time? Educator Simon Botten shares whiteboard [...] »

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Map of the internet, OPTE Project

Encourage students to think critically about website content by introducing [...] »

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