Daily Archives: January 18, 2009

More Assessment Tools

More Assessment Tools

In Debra Bolinger’s Januray blog post, “Assessment Sites”, she pointed 5th grade teachers to games to play in class. Well, our middle school teachers will like Internet4classrooms.com’s 6th, 7th, and 8th grade skills builders interactive sites in math, reading, and language mechanics.   http://www.internet4classrooms.com/skills_5th_original.htm http://www.internet4classrooms.com/skills_6th_original.htm http://www.internet4classrooms.com/skills_7th_original.htm http://www.internet4classrooms.com/skills_8th_original.htm Assessing Projects helps teachers create assessments that address 21st

Video Help for WordPress Bloggers

Note: Originally posted on Cliotech (a Blogger blog) Image via CrunchBaseIs it weird for me to share some terrific video tutorials for a rival blogging engine here on Blogger? Since I also blog on the DEN PA blog, a WordPress blog, I can empathize with those of you who are using WordPress and are occasionally

Gentle Reminder – January 21st

Come join us this Wednesday as Smellslike Magic (our RL Mike Bryant) will be presenting ‘Checking Your Digital Pulse’.  The first few days of a workout can be the hardest.  Many quit, because they’ve set unrealistic or poorly timed goals.  It’s much easier to reach a goal when you have support.  Join us today to learn

The NYS ELA Make-ups and the Inauguration

I found this on the NYSED News and Notes Website: We have received questions for the field regarding administration of the Grades 3-8 English Language Arts Tests on the day of the Presidential Inauguration and wanted to provide clarifying information. Schools arrange to administer the English Language Arts Tests to students during specified administration weeks.

Celebrate New York's 400th Birthday!

Did you know that New York is 400 years old this year? There are so many things planned by Explore New York 400 that you should not only plan to attend some of the events, but you should also check out the resources on the site for your students. The site is vast and there

DEN Diigo Group Bookmarks 01/18/2009

FeVote – Suggestion Boards for Social Suggestions, Ideas, Feedback, Feature Requests FeVote lets you submit and vote on suggestions for the sites, services, and products you use. Tags: social, vote, ideas, poll, voting, suggestions, feedback, featurerequest, web_2.0 TidalTV Tags: no_tag Free Technology for Teachers: Find Flickr Images by Tag and or Location Tags: flickr, map