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Interview with Bilingual Educator Magdalena Ruz Gonzalez

  As part of our ongoing interview series, this week we interviewed Magdalena Ruz Gonzalez, a leader in bilingual education. Magdalena Ruz Gonzalez has been in the field of 
education for more than 35 years, and recently
 retired from the Los Angeles County Office of Education (LACOE). 
Her work with bilingual children, English learners (ELs) […]

Case Study – English Language Learners Use Drawp for School at Meyerholz Elementary, Cupertino, CA

Students Use Drawp For School To Learn English At Meyerholz Elementary In Cupertino Union School District Case Study     District name: Cupertino Union School District School name: Meyerholz Elementary Superintendent name: Dr. Wendy Gudalewicz Teacher: Lisa Dabel Grade: Fourth With more than a million K-12 English language learners, California makes English language development (ELD) […]

App Friday’s Back-to-School Twitter Party

  App Friday’s Back-to-School Twitter Party Attention parents and teachers: Join us for a Twitter chat August 7, 2015 to chat about the best family-friendly educational apps to help kids get ready for back to school. Summer learning loss, also known as “summer slide” is a serious problem for students –  especially for lower income […]

40 Teacher-Reviewed EdTech Tools At ISTE 2015

Are you attending the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) conference in Philadelphia this year? There are nearly 600 educational technology companies exhibiting at ISTE and it can be a bit overwhelming to know where to start. We’ve put together this handy list of the ISTE educational technology companies that are featured on edshelf.com. Edshelf is a […]

Drawp.it Printing Site

Award-Winning Art App Drawp Adds Premier Printing

Easy Print And Ship Website Makes Keeping Families Connected Creative And Fun SAN FRANCISCO, June 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ – Drawp, creators of the popular drawing and painting app, today launched the Drawp.it printing website for parents to select one-of-a-kind printed keepsakes created by the budding artists in their lives. With the new Drawp Shop online printing […]

Drawp for School Debuts Classroom Management App for Google Chrome

    K-12 Creativity and Collaboration Tool Launches Today in the Chrome Web Store SAN FRANCISCO, April 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Drawp for School, the popular classroom management app, is now live in the Chrome Web Store. Responding to the demands of the more than 1.2 million Chromebook users in U.S. K-12 classrooms, Drawp for […]

Google Launches New App Kickstart Guides

Teachers should check out the new App Kickstart Guides from Google Google recently launched a series of App Kickstart Guides for teachers. These useful slide presentations with how-to videos help teachers get up to speed in less than 15 minutes with the best educational Android apps. The first wave includes these popular educational apps below and […]

Kidaptive’s Learner Mosaic App for iPhone and iPod Touch Gives Parents Personalized Insights About Their Preschooler

Learner Mosaic provides real-time data into child’s learning progress and customized, research-based tips and activity suggestions to help them thrive. MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Kidaptive, an early-education and technology company, today announced the launch of Learner Mosaic, a free parenting app for iPhone and iPod touch, available for download on the App Store.  Although it […]