Since school started I have spent an embarrassing amount of time playing with PowToon. Let’s just keep my nerdy-ness between us friends, mmkay?  🙂 PowToon is way fun for you and, most importantly, for your students! This versatile program can be used by teachers creating content for their students, or by students creating content to show what they have learned […]

PowToon for Free Flipping (and fun!)

Let’s be honest, while YouTube can be used in an extremely responsible way for very good educational reasons, there is a lot of useless and inapropriate content housed there as well. School disctricts have valid reasons to block this website, even though while blocking the inappropriate content they are also blocking amazing content! Many districts are blocking this just for […]

Help! My district blocks YouTube: Four Solutions

Friends, it is that time of year when we are all feeling a little of the burn out…at least I certainly hope it isn’t just me!! Stay motivated, actively monitor those tests, let loose with your kids on their trips, and get ready for a fresh new year in the fall – for my GOT peeps, “Winter (summer in this […]

Feeling the Burn