Dr. Seuss Treasury for 50+ Digital Books – ClassTechTips.com

The Dr. Seuss Treasury app gives you easy access to 50+ classic Dr. Seuss books in a single, portable, digital library. Each book is a dynamic and interactive reading experience, complete with custom narration and sound effects, tappable words and pictures, and 3 reading modes that help even the youngest of readers connect with each story.

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The Historical Geography of Whaling

“Summer 2014 brought a sight that had not been seen since 1941: the Charles W. Morgan leaving the Mystic River for the Atlantic Ocean, stopping at several New England harbors before eventually arriving in New Bedford, Massachusetts where the ship was built in 1841. The Charles W. Morgan is the last remaining wooden whaling ship in the world, and a National Historic Landmark.”

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Best EdTech of 2014

Common Sense Graphite editors and reviewers rated and reviewed hundreds of learning tools in 2014, using our research-backed rubric and rigorous evaluative process. Out of that pack, these 30 tools not only rated highly for engagement, pedagogy, and support, but stood out as truly head of the class.

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Critical Digital Literacy Explained for Teachers

December, 2014
Critical digital literacy is one of the essential required competencies for the 21st century educator. In an era of unprecedented personal publishing, infobesity (information obesity)…

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10 Most Popular Teaching Tools Used This Year

“Last year, Edudemic published a list of the most essential and popular educational tools used in modern classrooms across the globe. While many of 2013′s contenders retain top spots for 2014, there are a few new and noteworthy tools that made it onto this year’s list, and some of last year’s mentions have shifted in the rankings. We highly recommend taking a look at these “battle-tested” teaching tools; some of them may be a perfect fit for your modern classroom.”

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Getting Excited About Engineering with Super-Awesome Sylvia

“The following excerpt is from “Sylvia’s Super-Awesome Project Book (Volume 2): Super-Simple Arduino” by “Super Awesome” Sylvia Todd.”

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A Media Specialist’s Guide to the Internet: 31 Free iPad Apps for Science Teachers

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