Category Archives: Teacher Showcase

March 24

Connecting in the Classroom with Google Hangouts and Skype

See how two teachers at McCord Junior High are using digital technology to connect their students to the world outside.

March 13

Teacher Showcase: Island Web Showcases with Claudia Fischer

Check out how students are beginning their exploration of the new Google Sites in French!

January 27

Teacher Showcase: Edcite-formatted Exams with Katherine Jensen

Check this out to hear about Katherine Jensen, Northview math teacher, adminstering semester exams in Edcite for better AIR test prep.

January 05

Teacher Showcase: Student Video Production with Tracy Donnelly and Kristen Ireland

Our new digital playground makes student video easier than ever before. Check out how two Northview teachers are doing it!

December 08

Teacher Showcase: Interactive Video Instruction with Anna Drake-Kotz

Leave 20th century TV behind with Anna Drake-Kotz and Edpuzzle interactive video instruction!

December 06

Teacher Showcase: Mastering Fluency with Tim Nottke

To support his students’ reading fluency, McCord teacher Tim Nottke has embraced Fluency Tutor, an amazing digital solution. Check out his story!

November 10

Teacher Showcase: Talking to a Thesaurus with Holly Welsch and Diane Long

At McCord Junior High School, Holly Welsch and Diane Long bring Amazon’s Echo into the classroom for word study.

October 20

Teacher Showcase: Recording Visual Imagery with Heather Chiapetta

At Northview, Heather Chiapetta helps her students build comprehension of visual imagery through their own voices.