21st Century Teaching & Learning Resources


Teachers Honored for the Innovative Use of Tech in Science Ed

Friction, rocketry and alternative energy are some of the projects undertaken by the latest crop of teachers who have been named winners in an annual competition put on by the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) and Vernier, a company that sells scientific equipment for teachers.

KeyLemon Partners with SwissTeach To Demo Facial Recognition for LMS

SwissTeach has partnered with KeyLemon, a company that makes biometric identification tools, to demo facial recognition on the latter's online learning management system (LMS), Global Teach.

Wisconsin District Gets Personal

A Wisconsin school district with 9,200 students will be going full steam ahead with its implementation of a personalized learning program.

Survey: Most Mobile Device Deployments Are Not 1:1

Three-quarters of schools and districts implementing mobile devices are doing so in specific grades or content areas rather than as part of 1:1 computing initiatives, according to a new survey from Mimio.

ePals, Smithsonian Partner on Junior Folklorist Challenge

ePals has partnered with the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural History to launch the Junior Folklorist Challenge.

Remind101 Adds Attachments to Free Messaging Service

Remind101, a free messaging service for teachers, has been updated with the ability to attach assignments, photos, documents and other files to messages.

Casio Debuts Lampfree Ultra Short Throw Projector for Classrooms

Casio has debuted a new 3,100-lumen ultra short throw projector for education facilities.

MindPlay Updates its FLRT Reading Trainer

FLRT is designed to help students improve their reading level and speed after using the program for at least 10 hours.

Moodle Feedback

Building Ungraded Feedback Activities in Moodle

There's a hidden gem in Moodle called the Feedback activity. It might not receive a lot of attention, but, once you start experimenting with it, you'll likely find a lot more possibilities for it than you imagined — from simple quiz creation to class discussions designed to keep students engaged in the learning material.

McGraw-Hill Brings Create Publishing Platform to K-12

McGraw-Hill is making its custom-publishing tool, Create, available to K-12 schools and districts.

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