Tech Matters

Technology tips and teaching strategies aligned with PowerUp WHAT WORKS.

Feb
2
2014

PD Opportunities in February

Looking for more ways to expand your professional learning? Each month, we’ll highlight a variety of free, online PD opportunities to help you dig deeper into the topics and ideas covered by PowerUp WHAT WORKS. This is just a small... More...
Feb
1
2014

Digital Learning Day 2014 is Coming!

February 5th is the 3rd annual Digital Learning Day! Created by the Alliance for Excellent Education in 2012, Digital Learning Day recognizes innovative schools and school districts using technology tools to improve teaching and learning. Visit... More...
Jan
31
2014

Focus on Fractions: What Have Your Students Learned About Fractions?

Interested in how you can incorporate the instructional strategies and technology practices from PowerUp into your teaching? Join us for our “Focus on Fractions” series! View previous posts here: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5... More...
Jan
30
2014

Focus on Fractions: Finding Tech to Meet Student Needs

Interested in how you can incorporate the instructional strategies and technology practices from PowerUp into your teaching? Join us for our “Focus on Fractions” series! View previous posts here: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4 Based on the results... More...
Jan
29
2014

Focus on Fractions: Lessons in Action

Interested in how you can incorporate the instructional strategies and technology practices from PowerUp into your teaching? Join us for our “Focus on Fractions” series! View previous posts here: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Check... More...
Jan
29
2014

Focus on Fractions: Using Your Pre-Assessment Results to Target Instruction with Evidence-Based Practices

Interested in how you can incorporate the instructional strategies and technology practices from PowerUp into your teaching? Join us for our “Focus on Fractions” series! View previous posts here: Part 1 Part 2 As you review... More...
Jan
28
2014

What Do Your Students Know About Fractions?

Interested in how you can incorporate the instructional strategies and technology practices from PowerUp into your teaching? Join us for our Focus on Fractions series! View previous posts here: Part 1 Key questions teachers... More...
Jan
27
2014

Welcome to Focus on Fractions: Using PowerUp in the Context of a Unit on Fractions

Interested in how you can incorporate the instructional strategies and technology practices from PowerUp into your teaching? Join us for our Focus on Fractions series!  Mastering fractions is a challenging, yet indispensable, topic in... More...
Jan
22
2014

Our Favorite Education Blogs

One of our goals on PowerUp WHAT WORKS is to provide teachers and school leaders with strategies, information, tips, and resources related to teaching and learning with technology. Whether here on the blog, on our Pinterest boards, or in the Teach... More...
Jan
15
2014

PowerUp Your Professional Learning Network with our Top 10 People to Follow on Twitter!

Using Twitter to grow your professional learning network (PLN)? Kick off 2014 with some inspiration from educators on Twitter. Twitter is a great way to connect with others to share ideas and resources for the classroom. New to Twitter?... More...