Technology and STREAM Resources
Resources from Cohort 2015 July Retreat
Technology Blogs for Educators
Edudemic: Connecting Education & Technology
Kathy Schlock's Guide to Everything
Main website with resources: http://www.schrockguide.net
Blog--"Kathy Schlock's Kaffeeklatsch": http://blog.kathyschrock.net
Free Technology for Teachers by Richard Byrne
Edutopia (broader than technology, but also has excellent technology resources)
Ed Tech Magazine: K-12 and Higher Ed resources
Scratch (Visual Coding Language)
-also check out the Scratch Jr. app (free on iPad and Android tablets) for younger students
Code.org and Hour of Code
A non-profit dedicated to expanding participation in computer science:
"Our vision is that every student in every school should have the opportunity to learn computer science. We believe computer science and computer programming should be part of the core curriculum in education, alongside other science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) courses, such as biology, physics, chemistry and algebra."
MIT App Inventor 2
A programming tool that allows anyone to build fully functional apps for Android devices.
A 3D programming environment that introduces students to fundamental program concepts and object-oriented programming by populating an animating a virtual world.