Archive for February, 2013

Markup: Paperless Grading for Teachers

Hopefully Coming Soon!! The makers of ShowMe are working on Markup, an app that will allow teachers to grade papers right on their iPads. This is a work in progress and the developers need to raise money to contract mobile developers & a visual designer, as well as quality assurance testers. This project will only […]

Duolingo: Learn Languages for FREE!

Learn multiple languages for free in a fun, gaming-like environment with Duolingo. Proven to be more effective than most university foreign language courses, beginners and experts alike learn at their own pace. Duolingo helps you learn languages with your friends while simultaneously contributing to translate real-world content from the Web. This unique setup means that […]

Texas Digital Citizenship Day

Texas Digital Citizenship Day will take place on March 5, 2013. The purpose of the day is to build awareness of digital citizenship as a set of defined, teachable skills, and to engage parents, educators, students, and lawmakers across the state as key stakeholders in making sure kids navigate the online world safely and responsibly. […]

Technology Applications TEKS PD & More Released through Region 10

  TEA has released new professional development courses that are now available through Region 10 in Project Share. ESC 10 TALA Tier I Online Texas Adolescent Literacy Academy v1.0     ESC 10 Texas Student Data System Unique ID System   In addition, there were six Technology Applications TEKS PD courses released. For details about each […]

New and Updated Courses in Project Share

TEA has released new and updated professional development courses and student OnTRACK lessons that are now available through Region 10 in Project Share.   ESC 10 English Language Arts & Reading TEKS: Foundations  – NEW! ESC 10 HS ELA Electives: Advanced Broadcast Journalism v1.0 – NEW! ESC 10 Physics End-of-Course Success v1.0 – NEW! ESC 10 Science Safety […]