Professional Learning

Top 10 Tools for Educators

It’s Back to School time, and we’ve compiled a list of the Top 10 Tools that every educator should be using this year to make every minute count.

 
TOP 10 TOOLS FOR EDUCATORS

GOOGLE FOR EDUCATION

20 million students and teachers can’t be wrong. Google for Education brings a wealth of tools to your classroom that makes learning more collaborative and authentic

(Free and premium versions)

POCKET

Educators find resources everywhere, and Pocket lets you keep them all in one easily accessible place. Save video, text, and other content on-the-go and access it later on any device.

(Free version)

EVERNOTE

Work smarter, not harder, by keeping everything you need in one place and Evernote makes it easy to find what you need when you need it.

(Free and premium versions)

INSTRUCTABLES

Supplement your curriculum with pre-designed and engaging projects, or share your own with other educators around the world.

(Free Premium version for educators)

PM MOBILE ATTENDANCE APP

Educators can access course registration information including date, time, instructor, and location on-the-go. Search for upcoming courses with detail review and Google Maps directions.

(A part of your PM Professional Development Management solution)

EDUCREATIONS

Create engaging videos and share with students in a safe and private environment. Students can show what they know, and you can provide rich feedback on student work.

(Free and premium versions)

ANIMOTO

Up your edtech game by creating video-based lesson plans that engage students and add technology literacy to your curriculum.

(Premium version)

TED

An endless supply of informative, inspirational, and instructional videos to motivate you and your students. Explore every imaginable topic from speakers of all walks of life.

(Free version)

EDMODO

Extend the learning beyond the classroom walls. Create a digital classroom, share resources with students, and provide transparency to parents.

(Free version)

REMIND

70% of American schools use Remind to make communicating with parents and students easier and faster. Schedule and send emails and texts with photos, files, and voice clips.

(Free and premium versions)

Want to add formative assessment to your toolbox? Join us as we invite three seasoned educators to share their best practices and tips and tricks for creating a positive climate for formative assessment in your schools. Register for our September webinar today!