Read for the Record 2020

It’s Fall, y’all…which means it’s time for the 5th annual Fall Read-a-thon!  Jumpstart’s Read for the Record is Thursday, October 29th. Join Cobb ELA and the Instructional Technology Department as...
The Global Read Aloud

The Global Read Aloud

“One book to connect the world”  It is almost time for the final year of the Global Read Aloud. If you have never participated in the Global...
Literacy Skills

Building Literacy Skills with an iPad

Today’s students are more equipped than ever before with technology made accessible on an iPad. Many programs that were once expensive or difficult to learn have been replaced with built-in...
Expand Your Teaching Space with Your SimplicityTouch

Expand Your Teaching Space with Your SimplicityTouch

Many teachers across Cobb have unleashed the power of their SimplicityTouch interactive flat panels since school started back. They are using them as second...
Safety First Nearpod Keeping Students Safe

Student Safety and Nearpod

Nearpod is a wonderful engagement tool many teachers love to use in their classrooms. Students can follow along with a teacher’s lesson and collaborate...
Good Digital Citizenship

Ensure Good Digital Citizens: Take the Pledge

Now more than ever because of remote learning, teachers are seeing how important it is to not only discuss digital learning, but embed it...
Read Aloud in Newsela

Newsela’s New Accessibility Features!

You have been asking for it and now it is finally here. We are excited to share that teachers and students can now listen to...
Creating Screencasts for Asynchronous Learning

Creating Screencasts & Recording Presentations for Asynchronous Learning

Screencasts are helpful for any classroom, whether it’s a digital classroom or not.  Students watch the video at their own pace.  This is asynchronous...

Minecraft Remote LIVE Learning Webinars

September is here and in addition to the new school year, Minecraft EDU will also be presenting a series of live webinars to spice...
Ready Made Notebooks in Smart Exchange

Ready Made SMARTer Resources

SMART Learning Suite provides many ready made notebooks for your synchronous and asynchronous digital sessions to be implemented as is or customized to make...