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Professional Development & Tips
Streamlining workflows within schools can increase collaboration to the betterment of not just your budget, but your entire learning community.
The level of stress placed on professionals in K-12 education has become a major issue. Technology is supposed to help, but because school employees don’t have a voice in how tools are made, the tech they’re provided often just adds more frustration. We want to give them that voice.
We asked school administrators about their concerns, and how they discover and adopt tools to address them. Read their answers here.
In part 3 of our blending learning series, read about the best models for classrooms with central learning labs: individual rotation and flex.
In the second of our 4-part blended learning series, we cover two models that are best for a limited technology classroom: station rotation and lab rotation
Hear from 5 school administrators who have braved the challenges of implementing yet another tech initiative — and lived to tell the tale.
Educator Spotlights & School Stories
This week all Kiddom employees (many of whom are former educators) received the following letter from our CAO. We were so inspired, we had to share!
A back-to-school story about the importance of embracing bells & whistles like personalized learning to keep students engaged — and how playlists can help.
Responding to a recent shift from curriculum analysis to culture change, author Geoffrey Schmidt argues that the two cannot be separated.
I try to teach and learn. Middle school teacher in Los Angeles.We like tidy narratives. Heroes and villains. Beginnings, middles, and ends. You need only look at the latest Marvel Blockbusters to see the formula writ large. There is an inherent danger to this...
I’ve witnessed students on the autism spectrum struggle to recognize emotions and acknowledge non-verbal cues from others. These social emotional skills…
At least three times a week I hear one of my students say “I can’t do this, I’m autistic.” This is really frustrating, not only because I know they can…
Features, New Releases, & Kiddom Tips
Here are three advanced collaboration techniques to help you super-charge collaboration in your classroom (feel free to mix and match!)
Build a library of resources for a diverse levels of readers using Newsela and Kiddom together. If you’re a Newsela user, you know it’s an amazing resource for your students. Having the ability to…
Need a gradebook for Office 365? Check out how combining Kiddom and Office 365 can help to facilitate grading and reporting in your classroom.
In this 2-part series, we discuss how you can use Microsoft Office 365 and Kiddom together to maximize collaboration in the classroom.
Learn how new feature “Guardian Access” is connecting all of the stakeholders in a child’s education — even parents and guardians.
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