You’re a teacher who is not only committed to being a different kind of teacher. At some point you may have told your learners that you will be different from many of their past teachers. Imagine saying to them, “My job here is to help you grow...
Everywhere we go in the world, we ask teachers what they feel are the most important skills for modern learners. Teachers, school leaders, and educators of all kinds have many shared goals. However, no matter where they hail from, one of the...
A confident learner is a happy and productive one, and every teacher wants a class full of them. Building student confidence begins in any space where meaningful learning is encouraged and supported. It doesn't take any fancy psychology or...
If you’re a teacher who wants to transform teaching now and for years to come, you’re not alone. Educators all over the world are discovering new and interesting pathways for connecting with their modern digital learners through teaching...read more
Smartphone cameras are becoming more powerful than they've ever been. Thanks to smartphones, the digital camera is getting a serious run for its money. With a smartphone camera you can look forward to features like plenty of megapixels, image...read more
Our students love the planet deeply, and want to do good work to keep it alive and healthy. As far as modern learners are concerned, every day is Earth Day and this is such a great mindset for us all to have. Our global digital students have a...read more
Writing can be a chore, even the imaginative exercise of creative writing. To open the floodgates of their imaginations, learners can always use creative writing prompts to generate ideas. As we have mentioned in the past, regular writing helps improve...read more
One of the questions we’re asked most often is “what is a global digital citizen?” Being a global digital citizen is about more than just being a citizen of Earth. These are leaders, learners, and creators. It’s a way of living well in a world...read more
Trying to find the right in-class formative assessment tools doesn't need to be hard. We’ve put things in order to help you find what you’re looking for. First, we'll define the characteristics of effective formative assessment. Then we'll give examples of the...read more
How do we succeed in empowering young children to be the best they can be today and always? Teaching children well is, of course, at the forefront of every parent and educator’s list of priorities. As the leadership figures in our kids' lives,...read more
We've shared inspiring quotes with you before, but it's not easy to say them all. That's why we're happy to turn to infographics like this one from AAA State of Play. It's called 25 Inspirational Quotes for Teachers, sourced from E-Learning Infographics. Here's what...read more
Presenting information to students the right way can be the key to achieving learning outcomes. We see them developing higher levels of interest in what they need to learn. Beyond that, we make learning exciting enough to become a lifelong...read more