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Makerspaces 101

Makerspaces 101

You've heard about makerspaces, but aren't quite sure what they are or how they will impact learning. Here you will learn what a makerspace is, how to begin working in a makerspace, tips for starting a makerspace in your school, and lastly how to create building-wide buy-in of your makerspace.

Embarc and GoFormative: 2 Must Try Tools.

Embarc and GoFormative: 2 Must Try Tools.

Are you using the #EngageNY math curriculum? Here are couple of must try tools for EngageNY or any math assessment. #GoFormative #feedback

Create better Lessons with HyperDocs

Create better Lessons with HyperDocs

HyperDocs give your students the ability to interact with the content instead of just consuming it from the page of a textbook. For example, students can travel via Google Maps, Google Expeditions, they can develop greater understanding through videos, providing students opportunities to analyze and evaluate while they collaborate with other students critically. Students demonstrate their knowledge by creating a product, and lastly, they have opportunities to reflect on their learning journey.

Google Slides: 3 Exciting Video Updates

Google Slides: 3 Exciting Video Updates

Some districts do not have YouTube enabled so this new feature gives teachers the flexibility to work with videos located in their drive.