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Take a Fresh Look at Interactive Boards!

Hello teachers…I read this and thought of us…  Our shift from Teacher Directed to Student Directed… A Blog by Monica Burns. (I recommend following her!) Rethinking Interactive Whiteboards in Small Group Instruction How are you using...

The Benefits of Practice Testing

The best practice for tests is to integrate the types of questions being asked on the test into your daily lessons.  Teaching children to answer a variety of questions in a variety of test formats allows students to practice and seek strategies to answer. ...

Inside the NJ EdTechTeam Google Summit

This Summer, I had the opportunity to participate in the EdTechTeam Google Summit in NJ, where educators and GAFE specialists showed some new tools and ways to implement the Google Apps for Education (GAFE). Over the course of two days, more than 130 teachers and...

The New Mathletics Platform is a Hit in BQ!

This September, when teachers came back to school they were greeted with a new Mathletics platform. Mathletics is our lead digital resource at CTN.  Approximately 90% of our schools are using Mathletics. Mathletics rolled over the classes during the first week of...