Appy Hours

We are excited to be partnering with edWeb to bring you a new platform for Appy Hour webinars! The new webinar schedule will be launching in October. In the meantime, check out our Conference and Training Calendar to see where we will presenting next. You can also join our Digital Citizenship Community on edWeb with lively monthly webinars.

Previous Appy Hours

Khan Academy's Video-based Instruction

Recorded on Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Khan Academy is a widely used instructional tool that provides free, self-paced academic videos for guided, adaptive instruction. With a strong focus on math, the site also offers videos on science, economics, the arts, and computing.

Inspiring Students to Design Great Cities with SimCity

Recorded on Tuesday, July 29, 2014
SimCity is an always-online, fast-paced, intuitive, and forgiving city simulator that lets kids build (and destroy) single-player cities in multiplayer regions.

Using the Mister Rogers' Neighborhood Website for Early Childhood SEL

Recorded on Thursday, June 26, 2014

Help young children's social and emotional learning with warm, loving messages delivered on the PBS KIDS' Mister Rogers' Neighborhood website, an interactive online extension of the classic and much-loved TV show.

Challenge Math and Science Learners with Brilliant

Recorded on Monday, April 21, 2014
Brilliant is a free website that challenges high-achieving middle and high school students in math and physics.

How Subtext Supports Common Core Standards

Recorded on Monday, March 17, 2014
Subtext is a collaborative digital reader in which students can access, annotate, and engage with literature in the classroom.

How ClassDojo Gives Your Class Mojo

Recorded on Friday, February 14, 2014
ClassDojo is a classroom management and task assignment tool that provides real-time feedback for students on how they're meeting classroom expectations.

Responsive Teaching With Socrative

Recorded on Monday, December 16, 2013
Socrative is a powerful student response system that helps support responsive teaching.

All Things Edmodo

Recorded on Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Edmodo is a platform that allows teachers and students to post, collaborate, and submit class work in a safe social network-like setting.

Best ELA Apps and Websites Aligned to Common Core

Recorded on Tuesday, October 29, 2013
Cut through the clutter and use the best apps for ELA learning.

Best Math Apps and Websites Aligned to Common Core

Recorded on Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Learn from expert educators about digital tools that meet Common Core State Standards for math.

Best Apps for Back-to-School

Recorded on Thursday, August 15, 2013
Gear up for back-to-school with great apps, websites, and games to get students going, help their study habits, and organize effective workflow.

Great Apps for the Classroom

Recorded on Tuesday, August 6, 2013
Hosted by Launchpad Toys. Tools featured include Toontastic, BrainPop, Motion Math, and Spinlight Studios.

What Makes an App Have Great Learning Potential?

Recorded on Wednesday, July 24, 2013
In this presentation from the ISTE conference, learn about Graphite's detailed rubric that scores each digital learning product on 15 dimensions and produces a rating, making it easy for teachers to identify the best tools for learning.

Essential Apps for the 1:1 Classroom

Recorded on Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Cut through app clutter and deploy the very best apps for 1:1 learning from the start.