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Your Pathway to Professional Learning.

Discover professional learning opportunities to help struggling students meet College and Career Readiness Standards.

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Practical Teaching Strategies for Your Classroom

Use our recommended teaching strategies in English Language Arts and Math to personalize teaching and learning with technology.

Formative Assessments with Technology

Find ideas for using technology-supported assessments.

Design Professional Development

Create professional learning activities using the PowerUp PD Facilitator's Guide. Learn more >

Make Tech Happen in Your School

Explore the Technology Implementation Practice Guide.

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  • Enhance learning for students with disabilities
  • Personalize learning with technology and UDL
  • Enrich your professional learning

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Tech Matters

Fractions are often a difficult concept for students to master. Luckily, there are a lot of great apps that can help! The PowerUp technology experts have put together a list of our favorite, free and low-cost apps that are proven to help struggling students with fractions. A “*” indicates apps that are aligned to the Math Common Core State Standards. Pizza Fractions 1- Free Read More...
I planned a lesson using two outstanding—and free—teacher-friendly websites that perfectly complement each other. PowerUp What Works offers standards-aligned, evidence-based practices in English Language Arts and Math, with suggested technology tools. OpenEd provides access to thousands of vetted videos to enhance best practices.  Using this abundance of riches, here’s my plan. Read More...

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Instructional Strategy guide
Mathematics helps us to understand science and to design, conduct, and analyze the results of scientific experiments. Science requires us to collect data, interpret it for significant patterns, and Read More...
Instructional Strategy guide
Classroom presentations encourage purposeful speaking and engaged listening. When students give a presentation, they not only demonstrate content knowledge but also exercise skills in writing with Read More...