• Talk Like a Robot for Speech to Text to Work

Speech to Text: What’s the Benefit for Writers Whether Students or Adults?

Speech to Text is a tool for people who struggle to write. For some people, speech to text does not work because of poor enunciation. Here's a solution.

By |June 13th, 2016|0 Comments
  • Content Area Reading

Tips to Improve Reading Comprehension

Research shows that teaching each other, or peer teaching, is one of the most powerful ways to learn. After teaching for seven to ten minutes, give students one to three minutes to share with each other. Talking it out with a partner lets students correct misconceptions and reinforces the material by keeping it in working memory long enough to make an impact.

By |May 30th, 2016|0 Comments

Things That Can Get Educators in Legal Hot Water!

Caution to be professional at all times as well as ever mindful of confidentiality laws has always been a top priority of school districts. However, in our digital age, this issue has taken on a new meaning and has escalated caution to another level.

By |May 30th, 2016|0 Comments
  • A Dozen Ways to Web Surf Efficiently!

Technology Tools for Teachers

Portable software runs from a USB flash drive or SD card and is completely independent of the system that it Technology Tools for Teachers runs on. This allows you, the user, to use the programs that you need without installing anything on the host system. The tools below are a few of the tools that we've found that support Susan's brain-based teaching strategies with free, portable, and web-based software solutions.

By |May 30th, 2016|0 Comments

Teach Creative Thinking, Problem Solving, and Listening Skills!

When dealing with creativity, remember that there are no wrong answers! Helping our students develop problem solving and listening skills increases their self-confidence and promotes creative thinking in the classroom.

By |May 30th, 2016|0 Comments