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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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Photography, phone popularity poll, 12 Jan 2008, FLickr CC

Cell phones: classroom menace or handy learning tool? [...] »

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Keep up with your favorite places on the Web with Really Simple Syndication ( [...] »

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Find primary sources and the tools to present them to students—in one [...] »

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Teachers demonstrate digital tool strategies

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

Photo, Flat Classroom Skype, November 29, 2008, superkimbo, Flickr

Educator Silvia Tolisano introduces voice-chat tool Skype and its use in the [...] »

Screencapture, Primary ICT - Advanced Whiteboard Techniques, December 16, 2005

Educator Simon Botten demonstrates whiteboard techniques for history and [...] »

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Photo, Hollem Howard, 1944, Women are contributing their skills to the, LoC.

Immerse your students in World War II battles, veterans, and services for [...] »

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