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Applerouth Tutoring Services. Who we are Founded in 2001, Applerouth Tutoring Services began in Atlanta as a local tutoring group and a labor of love.

Applerouth Tutoring Services

We’ve since grown into a flourishing national organization with more than 200 tutors and offices in Atlanta, DC, New York, Chicago, and Seattle. Our students come to us from all over the world and span the gamut from those in pursuit of perfect SAT scores to those struggling to overcome severe learning differences. While we’ve expanded our reach, we’ve retained our down-to-earth attitude and innovative approach to education. We’ve built our business on the motto “Better Tutors. Why we love it here The Team You’d be hard-pressed to find a more fun, creative, intelligent group of people. Growth Potential Our materials and tutoring methods are at the cutting edge of education, and our fantastic results and customer service have contributed to rapid growth year over year. Fantastic Benefits Join our team Tutor Apply Now. 7 Apps for Teaching Children Coding Skills. It's hard to imagine a single career that doesn't have a need for someone who can code.

7 Apps for Teaching Children Coding Skills

Everything that "just works" has some type of code that makes it run. Coding (a.k.a. programming) is all around us. That's why all the cool kids are coding . . . or should be. Programming is not just the province of pale twenty-somethings in skinny jeans, hunched over three monitors, swigging Red Bull. Not any more! The Maddux School. Join our next cohort! Applications for cohort #4 are closed!

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Thanks to everyone who applied. Fill out the form below to be notified when applications for cohort #5 are available. Entrepreneurs' Corner. Game Developers Experiment With More Open-Ended Apps. A new group of developers is trying to tackle the educational app market, which has huge potential for profits, but has been hard to crack because of parent and teacher skepticism about what’s actually considered educational.

Game Developers Experiment With More Open-Ended Apps

Zynga, an established commercial game company responsible for hits like Farmville and Words with Friends, is hosting the non-profit accelerator in its building. Now in its second cohort, Zynga’s co.lab offers nascent game developers access to advice from experienced game, marketing and product experts. The co.lab’s first group of developers, which included the hit game Motion Math, worked mostly on games with a clear focus on math or reading, but this group is interpreting the definition of education a bit more broadly and attempting more open-ended learning outcomes. “Kids are spending a lot of time playing games and parents have no idea if it’s junk food or organic food,” said Esteban Sosnik, executive director of co.lab.

DC Prep : Job Opportunities. Goals. A place for miscellaneous minds. Tips and tricks for kindergarten teachers lesson plan ideas. You join a special club when you become a kindergarten teacher.

tips and tricks for kindergarten teachers lesson plan ideas

Mrs.Wideen's Blog: Tips and Tricks for Creating Authentic iPad Learning Stations for Primary Students. A few weeks ago, I did a workshop on Creating Authentic iPad Learning Stations for Primary Students.

Mrs.Wideen's Blog: Tips and Tricks for Creating Authentic iPad Learning Stations for Primary Students

I thought I would share some of the things that I spoke about and some of the key points that I tried to get across in my workshop. First, an iPad Station does not consist of handing a child an iPad, putting them on an app and letting them click away. Come on people, aren’t we past this by now? In the past, I have had colleagues come ask me if they can use the iPads in my room the following period. When I replied yes, their next question was, “What apps do you have on them?” Technology is used to give students a voice, give students choice, to give students a global audience, to make thinking visible and to allow me to assess and give feedback using voice and video. When I first started creating my iPad task cards, I only had 2 iPads in my classroom. All of my iPad stations are content creation stations.

Here are the must have apps we use in my classroom: ST Math: Transitional Kindergarten Curriculum. Standards-Based Math Curriculum Transitional kindergartners have unique learning needs.

ST Math: Transitional Kindergarten Curriculum

With ST Math, students receive the developmental growth opportunities called for in the Preschool Learning Foundations, as they prepare for the challenges of Kindergarten Common Core mathematics. Did you know transitional kindergarteners could start building the foundation for their future math success like this? Sat math prep book. AltSchool. Why AltSchool?


AltSchool is a venture-backed educational startup headquartered in San Francisco. AltSchool’s world-class team of educators, entrepreneurs, and technologists is working together to build a network of micro-schools that offer personalized, child-centered learning experiences. Our passion for re-imagining education informs what we do everyday, whether it’s building innovative new technology tools for the classroom, connecting with communities of parents and students to learn how we can meet their needs, or recruiting the best talent for our team. If you feel driven to create transformative educational experiences that will prepare children for 2030 and beyond, please take a look at our jobs below and apply for an open position today. "The people I work with are inspired and inspirational. Daniel, Full Stack Engineer. Brownie Points. Brownie Points. Edcamp - home.