33 Digital Tools for Advancing Formative Assessment in the Classroom

9100158 I came across a great blog post the other day – Formative Assessments Are Easier Than You Think – that told the firsthand account of a teacher, Steven Anderson, who implemented formative assessment in his classroom. He used a sticky-note version of an exit ticket to elicit evidence of student learning and in his words, “what a difference that made.” Formative assessment is ‘easier than you think’ and with all the digital tools and apps now available for mobile devices it’s even easier. W

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5 Utterly Fascinating History Education Resources

This week Cool Websites and Apps digs into five sites that give you a better idea of history. Explore world history to better understand the world we live in.

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We can always use a little more history.

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5 Cool Ways of Using Twitter In Classrooms

Teachers have been taking advantage of Twitter’s format to keep their classes engaged for years now. Taking the time to learn how to use Twitter has proved worth the return for teachers throughout the

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This is an older article, but still has some good ideas on how to make Twitter a part of learning. 

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