“Common Core Standards” for iPad (Free): Reference app that includes both ELA and Math common core standards.
California State Standards Tech Info:
SBAC IT Readiness Tool: Information on the Web-based tool used by districts to report each school's current information technology (IT) as it relates to the SMARTER Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) assessments.
General Tech Resources:
EdShelf: Tools for every project.
Mind Tools (www.mindtools.com/rdstratg.html): Website that showcases strategies and tools for a variety of skill areas which include problem-solving, reading, learning skills, etc.
Questioning Toolkit (www.fno.org/nov97/toolkit.html): This webpage from The Educational Technology Journal focuses on questioning tools and techniques.
Video Libraries and Lessons:
Tareasplus was developed by the Khan Academy and is the largest platform of educational videos for math and science in Spanish.
Teaching Channel (www.teachingchannel.org/videos): Teaching Channel is a video showcase—on the Internet and TV—of inspiring and effective teaching practices in America's schools
LearnZillion: 2,000+ high quality lessons by top teachers - all built from the Common Core State Standards.
TED-Ed (http://ed.ted.com/lessons): Within the growing TED-Ed video library, you will find carefully curated educational videos, many of which represent collaborations between talented educators and animators nominated through the TED-Ed platform. This platform also allows users to take any useful educational video, not just TED's, and easily create a customized lesson around the video. Users can distribute the lessons, publicly or privately, and track their impact on the world, a class, or an individual student.
Khan Academy (www.khanacademy.org): A non-profit organization that provides free lessons, videos, tutorials and more for parents, teachers and students. There are resources for every content area.
Awesome Library (www.awesomelibrary.org): Organizes the web with 37,000 carefully reviewed resources, including the top 5 percent in education.
Edudemic: A fluid platform dedicated to what’s next in learning: technology, emerging trends, social media, and culture change fast–and in 2012 and beyond.
- Coverage of the leading edge of learning
- Enabling access to cutting edge technology and social media applications
- Development of highly-consumable and flexible learning frameworks
- Persistent thought leadership to clarify big ideas and challenge thinking