August 2016

Blog Archive

One Boy, One Year, 100 Letters

High schooler Aidan Colvin conducts his search for dyslexic heroes one letter at a time.

Tech: Mayerson Academy Orton-Gillingham Card Deck

The Mayerson Academy Orton-Gillingham Card Deck is an application for Apple or Android products that approaches grapheme-phoneme instruction using virtual flashcards.

Tech: MindNode

MindNode is a mind mapping application for iPad, iPhone, and Mac desktop that helps people of all ages write down and organize their thoughts.

Tech: InferCabulary

InferCabulary is an application that lets students infer the definition of core curriculum vocabulary words by using a collection of pictures.

Tech: Blue Hat, Green Hat

Originally a story book, Blue Hat, Green Hat is an application for iPad and tablets that introduces kids to early reading skills in a way that keeps them learning and laughing.

Are Learning Styles a Myth?

Does instruction tailored to fit a student's learning preferences result in a better learning experience?