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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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Screencap, IWitness Intro Video, IWitness Main Page, 15 May 2012

Delve into 20th-century history with Holocaust survivor and witness testimonies. [...] »

Screenshot, home page, Web Poster Wizard

Create a lesson, worksheet, or class page, and publish it online right away. [...] »

Photography, Megan In The Tribune, 25 April 2011, Dave Bates, Flickr CC

Discover a new world of teaching possibilities with portable tablet computers. [...] »

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

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

Screencapture, Google Docs account, Google

What exactly is Google Docs and how can you use it to encourage collaboration? [...] »

Kristina Frank of Eagle Ridge Middle School brings modern and historical [...] »

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