George Lucas Educational Foundation Celebrating our 25th Anniversary!

Classroom Technology

Join the conversation about edtech, and find info about technology tools that can help address specific teaching and learning goals in the classroom.

PrintPrint
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Pinterest
  • Share
Illio of "Google" written on a black chalk board

Google for Educators: The Best Features for Busy Teachers

These tools from Google for Educators, whether old and familiar or new and improved, will keep teachers and students inspired, inventive, and organized.

The Flipped Class: Which Tech Tools Are Right For You?

Flipped-Learning Toolkit: Let's Talk Tech

Four content-creation tool categories -- screencasting, tablets, document cameras, and video cameras -- will help your students take flipped learning outside of the classroom.

What Edtech Can You Trust?

Education needs reliable standards for validating edtech product claims. In addition to Edutopia, Judy Willis suggests Consumer Reports, Graphite, the British Education Index, and WhatWorksClearinghouse.

Building Your EdTech Ecosystem

A learning environment is a delicate balance of mutable elements, requiring a nurturing teacher and ongoing evaluation of information handling, content creation, and results.

Technology and Teaching: Finding a Balance

Andrew Marcinek suggests a thoughtful course correction for teachers who are integrating technology and offers three classroom technology suggestions to compliment or enhance what students are learning.

Discuss

Augmented Reality Brings New Dimensions to Learning

Last comment 4 weeks 1 day ago
11 2,577 51,192 views

Google for Educators: The Best Features for Busy Teachers

Last comment 3 weeks 4 days ago
21 1,557 17,080 views

Integrating Technology and Literacy

Last comment 1 week 6 days ago
44 1,918 26,828 views

Using QR Codes to Build a Classroom Audio Library

Wed, 09/28/2016 - 05:00
4 632 views

Using QR Codes to Build a Classroom Audio Library

Wed, 09/28/2016 - 05:00
4 632 views

Doing Internet Research at the Elementary Level

Fri, 01/13/2012 - 11:48
18 177 117,454 views

Browse

Girl laughing sitting with her teacher in front of a computer and robot
article

Technology Integration Research Review: Evidence-Based Programs by Subject

Technology integration is a broad umbrella; applications and strategies vary by academic discipline. Edutopia's research analyst reviews subject-specific research and recommends programs for each.

3 309 26,396 views
Young boy with some very large headphones working at a computer station
article

Technology Integration Research Review

Edutopia’s tech integration research review explores some of the vast body of research out there and helps you navigate useful results.

8 328 58,505 views
article

Technology Integration Research Review: Annotated Bibliography

Dig deeper into the specific articles, studies, and reports included in our technology integration research review.

17 17,524 views
article

Technology Integration Research Review: Avoiding Pitfalls

Some of the biggest challenges to successful technology integration come with implementation. We've compiled a list of strategies to help manage and resolve the most common issues educators face.

84 5,324 views
Boy reading from a piece of paper in front of a laptop; girl sitting next to him looking on
article

Technology Integration Research Review: Additional Tools and Programs

Technology tools also have value beyond teaching the core curriculum. Here are our recommendations for research-proven tech tools that can enable more comprehensive assessment and better collaborative discussions. We also explore the best resources...

3 483 34,367 views
A teaching is standing next to a sitting student, talking to him and pointing at the desktop computer screen in front of him.
blog

Are We Getting Smarter about Ed Tech?

How can we think smarter about educational technology in the classroom? Check out these suggestions and resources to find out how.

5 1,674 12,422 views
Graphic of a smart phone charging
article

Assistive Technology: Resource Roundup

Discover websites, blogs, articles, and videos that provide information and tools related to understanding, selecting, and assessing assistive technology.

3 754 28,159 views

Pages

Project-Based Learning: An Overview
video

Project-Based Learning: An Overview

Seymour Papert, a distinguished professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, is among a growing group of scholars who support project-based learning.

64 368 61,386 views
blog

Texting in the Classroom: Not Just a Distraction

New tools have been released recently that demonstrate that texting can, in fact, be used for educational purposes.

14 212 61,165 views
blog

TeacherTube Is a YouTube for Educators

A Web site offers online sharing, production, and community building for teachers.

13 17 59,392 views
Young boy with some very large headphones working at a computer station
article

Technology Integration Research Review

Edutopia’s tech integration research review explores some of the vast body of research out there and helps you navigate useful results.

8 328 58,505 views
blog

Apps in the Elementary Classroom

Blogger Mary Beth Hertz looks at the role of educational apps for younger students and suggests ways of bringing these programs into the classroom.

20 148 57,841 views
article

Tech2Learn: Success Stories of Technology Integration in the Classroom

This video series goes inside the classrooms of educators who use technology tools in their lessons every day. Learn from their challenges, celebrate their successes, and share their resources in every episode.

723 57,176 views
article

How to Use Online Video in Your Classroom

How teachers can bring the best of YouTube and other online video services to their students.

11 85 56,511 views

Pages