Category Archives: classroom management

Wow! Help kids regulate behavior and relax with Chill Outz. New Top Pick!

Wow! Help kids regulate behavior and relax with Chill Outz. New Top Pick!

Bottom Line: Five animated stories provide relaxation and regulation techniques for children. As they watch the animals get through tense situations, kids learn strategies like focused breathing and body regulation. This app is a must for anyone helping a child with learning to calm down and stay focused. The price is a little high, but… Continue Reading

New Top Pick! Table It! is amazing for education, including special ed!

New Top Pick! Table It! is amazing for education, including special ed!

Bottom Line: Table It! is an amazing app like none I’ve ever seen. Along with 34 editable sample tables, the user can make an unlimited number of tables to organize any information desired. Make a table schedule, organize information from history class, make a data set in math, create a table for personal information or… Continue Reading

Best apps for classroom management: Otus Teacher and Student are terrific organizational tools

    Bottom Line: A pair of apps that are perfect tools for teachers in schools that have an iPad for every student. The teacher app allows teachers to create classes, record grades, organize resources and more. The student app allows students to, among other things, take notes, answer polls, and engage with others. Geared toward… Continue Reading

Top 12 Awesome FREE Apps for the Classroom — Updated

This year, for the first time ever, I have the opportunity to stay home with my kids over summer break. I'm thrilled about all the opportunities for fun and excitement, but I am also a little bit concerned about them losing any academic momentum that they have right now while they are on my watch.… Continue Reading

Top Lesson Planning Apps for Teachers

Lesson planning:  The essential part of teaching that takes up a lot of time and paperwork when it is completed in a way that is beneficial for teachers, administrators, and students. It seems that every district and every administrator has different requirements for how lesson plans are written, so it is difficult to find apps… Continue Reading

Top 10 (Mostly Free) Apps for Classroom Management

Great classroom management is key to success in any classroom. If you are a teacher, you know how it feels to walk into class on the first day of a new school year and think, "My kids were better than this last year." Then, you remember that you are comparing new students in your room… Continue Reading