Plickers: Quick assessment with limited tech

With options like Socrative, Kahoot, Nearpod, and Formative, choices for assessment using ed tech are exploding. the downfall in many of our classrooms, however, is that these require access to devices for your students. Plickers is a great tool for gathering quick assessment data from students and requires only two devices: a smartphone or tablet and a computer. […]

Gapminder – Were the good old days really that good?

How has the life expectancy in the world changed over the last 200 years? What is the connection between education and how many children women have in their lives? How are health and wealth connected? We are always looking for a way to connect our students to the world around them. Gapminder is a tool that helps visualize […]