G Suite gives Littles a platform to create and share

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Today we have a guest blog post from Christine Pinto, a Kindergarten teacher for Arcadia Unified in Southern California and the founder of the hashtag #GAfE4Littles. As an advocate for the CAN mindset and believer in empowering students to be creative critical thinkers, we've partnered with Christine to share how Google tools can be used to support little learners.

If you enjoy her blog, be sure to join us and Christine for her webinar on September 21: Google tools for Little Learners. We hope to see you there!

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Rolling out assistive technology in a school environment

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This week we have a guest blog post from Randy Lyseng, an assistant principal and Certified Google Education Trainer responsible for a wide variety of technology PD and tools.

As a seasoned educator with over 25 years public school experience as a teacher, university facilitator, and educational technology consultant for a district of approximately 5,000 teachers, we turned to Randy to get his expertise on rolling out assistive technology school-wide.

If you are planning on using assistive technology or other education technology across your school or district this school year, you won't want to miss Randy's best practices.

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Differentiate Your Classroom From Day One

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This week we have a guest blog post from Katie Spear, an upper elementary school teacher in the San Francisco Bay Area. If you are thinking about differentiating your classroom as part of your #BackToSchool plan, you won't want to miss Katie's 4 strategies that you can implement on the first day of school!

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Beyond the Buzzword: Putting Personalized Learning in Action

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This week we have a guest blog post from Andrea Ferrero, the co-founder of Pockets Change, an organization that works with students, families, and teachers across the country to change the way finance is taught.

With over a decade of experience teaching Pre-K-12th grade, coaching educators, and designing award winning educational programs and products, we turned to Andrea to get her expertise on putting personalized learning into action.

If you're considering implementing personalized learning as part of your #BackToSchool plan, you won't want to miss Andrea's 5 tips for designing a personalized learning environment in your classroom.

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Texthelp's List of Recommended #ISTE17 Sessions

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Later this month, thousands of educators, thought leaders and industry representatives from across the world will be making their way to San Antonio, Texas for the ISTE 2017 Conference & Expo. At ISTE, attendees gather to "engage in hands-on learning, exchange ideas and network with like-minded thinkers seeking to transform learning and teaching." If you are looking to learn about the latest educational technology and best practices, this is the conference for you.

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