Graphing Calculators for Everyone! Yay!

September 6, 2007

Your smug, battery devouring TI-85 just got some competition. Calc5, a free Web app, is an online graphing calculator that lets you plot 2D and 3D graphs which you can zoom and pan. It performs simple and complex calculations, from … Continued

Take Notely

September 5, 2007

It’s that time of year again, so get your ducks in a row while you still can. But what happens when your ducks’ ducks aren’t in a row? This year, instead of hoping all your students have the organizational skills … Continued

PowerPoint Yourself in the Right Direction

September 5, 2007

Let’s face it– it takes a lot of visual aid to make history engaging. In order to really get your students focused on the American Revolution or the rise of Charlemagne, sometimes it takes an extra step for them to … Continued

Back to School, Back to Technology

September 4, 2007

Just in time for the back to school crunch, Education-World.com has a list of the things you might not have considered in the form of a “Tech-torial.” This Back-to-School Tech Checklist gives some great tips on keeping things clean and … Continued

Save Money and Your Taste Buds – Bring Your Own Lunch

September 4, 2007

The best meals are the ones you make yourself. Blogger and dietician Clever Dudette extols the virtues of bringing your own meals to work in her post, Frugal Lunch. It’s healthy, and you can save big bucks. Her calculated savings … Continued

The Final Countdown – Countdown to College

September 4, 2007

College can teach your students many important lessons – the satisfaction of broadening one’s mind, the transition from adolescence to adulthood, and the crushing burden of lifelong student loan debt. If you’re still paying for the bestest four years of … Continued

Access Free E-Learning Content with Tutorom Beta

September 4, 2007

Grab some slick online lessons with Tutorom Beta. View flash-based tutorials on everything from biology to playing the drums. The site’s still a beta version, so the “School Education” channel doesn’t have a whole lot of stuff yet–mostly science and … Continued

We’re Number 2! Free Test Preparation with Number2.com

September 4, 2007

Judgment is at hand–prepare thyself! Like the apocalypse, the SAT, ACT and GRE tests seem like far-away tribulations we all prefer not to think about. But each of us must face the trials of standardized testing. Therefore, brothers and sisters, … Continued