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Description TeacherKit is a personal organizer for teachers. It enables teachers to organize classes, and students. Its simple and intuitive interface enables teachers to track the attendance, grades and behavior of students. "Maclife"Having a teacher's assistant can be handy, but not every school has the budget for such luxuries. But why would anyone need a TA when there's TeacherKit (Free, Universal) ?? ...More What's New in Version 1.6 TeacherKit shifts its help and support with HelpShift! TeacherKit is continuing along its path of self improvement. TeacherKit now boasts a new and improved customer support model. iOS 7 Compatibility Fix in Behavior View which caused failure in saving behavior records Fix readability issues in reports Fix an issue which caused reports to not be opened General fixes

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Some Useful Educational iPad Games for Your Students August 28, 2014 A fun game can be a great way to deliver instruction, especially during a break from school. It can make education more engaging for even the most recalcitrant student. And sometimes they can be pretty fun for adults too. 8 Highly Useful Google Drive Extensions for Teachers About ETR Community EdTechReview (ETR) is a community of and for everyone involved in education technology to connect and collaborate both online and offline to discover, learn, utilize and share about the best ways technology can improve learning, teaching, and leading in the 21st century. EdTechReview spreads awareness on education technology and its role in 21st century education through best research and practices of using technology in education, and by facilitating events, training, professional development, and consultation in its adoption and implementation.

12 Useful Websites to Improve Your Writing by Johnny Webber 1. – A different kind of thesaurus. Apple TV Settings for the Classroom While Apple TV’s default screen saver photographs are beautiful, you can use your own images for the screen saver. It’s like using the display connected to your Apple TV as a digital bulletin board! I suggest adding an iCloud Photos album on your Mac, iPhone, or iPad titled Apple TV. After adding images to this album, go into Apple TV’s Settings app and choose Screen Saver. Choose iCloud Photos and your album that you titled Apple TV. 3 Strategies to Improve Student Writing Instantly Editor's Note: A version of this post first appeared on Techie Teacher and Character Coach. "But Miss Parrish, I can't think of anything to write!" Haven't we all heard similar lines in our classrooms?

Investigating Authentic Questions Students need a way to capture and share the information they find and their thoughts about it. Taking notes on paper might be the preferred method for some learners. I like my notes to be digital because I know I will be able to find them later, I can easily edit them, and I can include multimedia.

How to make a fortune without ‘doing’ anything: The Uber, Airbnb story Uber is much in the news recently, for mostly the wrong reasons. One of its senior executives threatened to investigate journalists who wrote negative things about the taxi service platform. An Uber passenger was allegedly attacked by a driver. And an Uber-affiliated driver ran over a pedestrian in San Francisco. And the company’s CEO has been accused of fostering a frat boy culture. Without downplaying the seriousness of these events, I believe the fundamental issues posed by Uber have less to do with the company’s specifics and more to do with a business model that works by offloading responsibilities, something that many other platform companies—businesses that make money by making connections rather than providing a real product or service—do as well.

Healthier takeaway options: What to eat on the go With many Australians continuing to work longer hours and have busy schedules, a number of people find ordering takeaway meals quicker and easier than cooking food for themselves. While most takeaway foods tend to be high in fat, salt and sugar, there are some healthy alternatives for when you want to avoid the hassle of cooking. Here are a few examples of different takeaway outlets and their healthier offerings. Global takeaway outlets McDonald’s 5 Fantastic, Fast Formative Assessment Tools I thought I could read my students' body language. I was wrong. As an experiment, I used Socrative when I taught binary numbers. What I learned forever changed my views on being a better teacher. Why Formative Assessment Makes Better Teachers Formative assessment is done as students are learning.

Constantly connected: Why there's power in switching off Educators are more connected than ever before. But is being available to students, parents, colleagues and social networks 24/7 actually doing more harm than good? In this feature, we explore the issue of ‘technostress’ and experts look at the best ways to manage our time online. Balancing a life of being constantly connected You think you know what teachers do. Right? Wrong. - The Washington Post (By Charles Rex Arbogast/ AP) You went to school so you think you know what teachers do, right? You are wrong.