Self-contained tips on the latest online tools, such as Google Apps, Skype, YouTube, Mint.com, Etsy, and more.
Discover classroom technologies that can help educators be more efficient in planning lessons, delivering instruction, engaging and managing students, and grading. Get a new tech tip every Monday.
Improve your information literacy. Learn about strategies for finding information—from a library, archive, database, or the Internet—and the ethics of using what you find.
Assess learning, communicate with students, and add more interactive elements to courses using the advanced features in Moodle.
Learn what MoodleCloud, the cloud hosting service from the people at Moodle, has in store for administrators who want to host elearning online.
Take a look at all the features and enhancements in Microsoft's new Office for Mac 2016 suite.
Learn to install and set up a Moodle site—even if you have no experience with servers or databases.
Start programming interactive objects (everything from wearable tech to robots!) with Arduino open-source microcontrollers.
Explores the foundations of project-based learning, defining authentic learning and how project-based learning differs from "problem-based" learning.
Walk through all the steps to build an online class, add students, and manage assignments with Moodle 2.8.
Start creating cloud-based training using Lectora Online, an elearning authoring tool that combines the power of Lectora Inspire with cloud collaboration tools.
Get your SAT prep off to a great start with these study and test-taking strategies. Veteran SAT tutor Vince Kotchian reviews the test format, study strategies, and sample questions from each section.
Learn to harness the power of Evernote, the popular cloud-based note-taking and note-sharing tool.
Learn how to deploy iPads in schools using a 1:1 deployment model: providing each student with one iPad.
Move teaching material into interactive and engaging multimedia presentations for differentiated and flipped learning.
Learn how to build a course, add students, and facilitate online learning with the Canvas LMS.
Renaldo Lawrence transformed his life from computer-illiterate teacher to an elearning leader, all for the sake of empowering students. In this inspiring interview, Renaldo shares how educators can add technology into their teaching.
Walks through every step involved in setting up, deploying, and managing shared iPads in the classroom.
Start building interactive online courses with Articulate Storyline 2, the popular elearning-authoring tool.
Put the "tech" into your teaching. Learn how to use technology to enhance course design, lesson planning, presentations, in-class activities, assessments, and student achievement and engagement.
Learn how to write a grant proposal. Explore the process of finding, applying for, and being successful in seeking grant money for educational causes.
Learn how changing arts education to focus on "art thinking" can help students solve problems in a variety of fields.
Find out how teacher Mike Hathorn is helping students transform from tech consumers to tech creators with a curriculum based on 3D modeling and printing.
Explore common math problems in ways that relate to everyday life: calculating tips and taxes, comparing prices, figuring out volume and area, and even counting calories.
Take a tour of the essential features of Access 2013, the database application included with every Office 365 subscription. Learn how to build a database with Access and store, organize, and access your data more efficiently.
Learn to create, edit, and format documents with Microsoft Word and your Office 365 subscription.
Learn how to manage your inbox, calendar, contacts, and task list with Outlook 2013, and get the most out of your Office 365 subscription.
Office 365 subscribers: Learn how to create, edit, and share presentations with PowerPoint 2013.
Learn to create interactive training videos, demonstrations, and video presentations with Adobe Presenter 10 and Adobe Presenter Video Express.
Get two new management tips every week and learn to improve communication, increase motivation, deal with conflict, and build better relationships.
Get an inside look at what goes into a lynda.com course. We interview David Rivers, author of 100+ lynda.com titles, about his course-creation process and his career as an elearning expert.
Weekly tips keep you up to date with the latest educational technology, help you become more efficient in the classroom, and increase student achievement.
How do you get elearning content into your LMS? Find out how to bridge the gap with SCORM and the Tin Can API.
Improve your memory with these fascinating (and proven!) memorization techniques.
Learn how to read faster. Improve your reading speed and comprehension with these proven speed-reading techniques.
Improve your reading speed and comprehension (fast) with these top five speed-reading tips.
Understand how the neuroscience of learning can help educators and learners alike tap into hidden potential.
Discover how to set up and maintain productive relationships with subject matter experts, and deliver engaging instructional content based on their expertise.
Learn how to collect and analyze student data to measure the success of your teaching and address learning gaps.
Discover the fundamentals of screencasting and elearning, and compare the most popular tools, including Captivate, Articulate Studio, Articulate Storyline, Lectora, and Camtasia.
Learn the tips, tricks, and teaching techniques to create successful, engaging video training.
Learn how incorporating a sense of play into your classroom or elearning environment can make your content more engaging and help students retain more information.
Learn to reduce your workload, streamline grading and lesson planning, and share resources with students and other teachers with Microsoft Office.
Guides you through the features and tools of Captivate 8, while providing instructional-design tips for creating successful elearning and mobile learning projects.
Create and share documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and forms with Google Drive.
Make training successful for adult audiences with these instructional design best practices and techniques.
Get a first look at the most important (and most requested) new features in Articulate Storyline 2, including motion paths, Android support, seekbars, and negative scoring.
Find out why the Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy (DPEA) might be a model for a new kind of public education, via project-based learning in science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics (STEAM).
Find out how Visual Thinking Strategies, the "look and think" teaching methodology, can help educators bridge the gap between teaching and learning in the classroom.
Create a classroom culture that increases achievement and decreases disruption—without inhibiting your students' creativity or desire to learn.