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Essential EdTech for Your Outdoor Classroom

By Nick Johnson | 10/08/2019

In this blog we discuss: Outdoor Classrooms: What are they and why should you have one? EdTech for Your Outdoor Classroom – my favorite apps and extensions Lesson ideas that infused EdTech with your Outdoor Classroom If you are new to GotTechED, we would love to hear from you.  Please visit our Contact Page and…

Personalization Chrome Extensions

4 Personalization Chrome Extensions For the Student-Centered Classroom

By Eric Guise | 08/19/2019

Personalizing your classroom is a great way to show your students your more playful side.  Try using bitmojis to show students your hobbies, emojis to show a little extra enthusiasm while giving directions, or GIFs to provide feedback.  Here are a few of our favorite Chrome Extensions to help you personalize your classroom! 1. Bitmoji…

4 Presentation Chrome Extensions

4 Presentation Chrome Extensions For the Student-Centered Classroom

By Eric Guise | 08/19/2019

Presentations go well beyond the use of PowerPoint or Google Slides.  Creating screencasts, Pecha Kuchas, and voice-over projects are just a few ways of using presentation Chrome Extensions in the classroom.  Here are some of our favorite Chrome Extensions for teachers and their students to use in the student-centered classroom. 1. Loom Record, Edit, Annotate,…

8 Ways to Integrate Music into Classroom Projects

8 Ways to Integrate Music into Classroom Projects

By Eric Guise | 08/02/2019

In this blog, we discuss 8 classroom projects that use music technology

10 Benefits of Integrating Music in Your Classroom

By Eric Guise | 08/01/2019

In this blog we discuss benefits of music in classrooms: Research-based benefits to music use in the classroom, Ideas for ways you can incorporate music today, and Tips for making music use as effective as possible

WURRLYedu Blog

Introducing WurrlyEDU – Music Education Pop-Culture Inspiration

By Eric Guise | 07/28/2019

WURRLYedu is a music education platform that offers culturally relevant content and interactive digital tools to make music education fun, effective and affordable.  

The Teacher's Guide to Student Podcasting

The Teacher’s Guide to Student Podcasting

By Eric Guise | 05/13/2019

The Teacher’s Guide to Student Podcasting provides teachers with the resources and tools needed to implement podcasting projects into the classroom.

EdTech Fantasy Draft Recap

EdTech Fantasy Draft: 41 EdTech Tools for the Student-Centered Classroom (Episode 29 Recap)

By Eric Guise | 05/13/2019

Guise and Nick provide descriptions and uses for 41 different EdTech Tools that can be used in the Student-Centered Classroom.

5 Picture-Video-Screencasting extensions that save teachers time

5 Picture/Video/Screencasting Extensions That Save Teachers Time

By Eric Guise | 05/13/2019

Nick and Guise share their favorite picture, video, and screencasting tools that will save teachers time and allow them to be more creative.