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Natasha Husein

Nurture Deeper Learning in the Classroom through Infographics and Visual Literacy

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Students participate better in classroom activities if they’re equally engaged and fascinated. Consider the emotion that you can convey by simply pairing an image, icon, or emoji with a few words. As educators, how exactly do you accomplish this? Enter visual literacy. Whether it’s creating timelines in history class or transforming a text-based material into […]

Nearpod’s interactive, engaging lessons now in the Clever Library

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Today we’re excited to announce Nearpod— the newest app to join the Clever library! Engage your students with interactive activities, connect them through collaborative discussions, grow them through differentiated instruction, and gain instant insight into student learning through a variety of multimodal interactions on Nearpod. What is Nearpod? Nearpod is the student engagement platform that […]

First In Math® is practice made perfect.

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Success in Math requires practice. First In Math is a proven math-practice tool that leverages students’ love of online gaming to build math skills and create high levels of engagement. Students choose from more than 200 meaningful math activities they can relate to. Each member of your classroom “Team” can play games that are difficult […]

Find and fix learning gaps with MobyMax

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Adaptive learning. Formative insights. Motivated students. These are not just the hallmarks of the evolved classroom—they are the pillars of the MobyMax experience. MobyMax is a supplemental instructional resource for all core K-8 content areas, including ELA, Math, Science, and Social Studies. Built on the Common Core State Standards, with state-specific alignment coming in August […]

Clever supports #FinAidFeb

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February is Financial Aid Awareness month! This year, Clever will be supporting the #FinAidFeb movement by giving high school students and their teachers direct access to resources for financial aid, college planning, and scholarship assistance via the Clever Portal. We believe in improving outcomes for all scholars and recognize how important financial aid can be […]

Help students understand, retain, and enjoy what they read.

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Actively Learn helps students read for depth by providing content, features, and data designed for deeper learning. Teachers can access a library of thousands of texts and videos for middle and high school ELA, social studies, and science. This includes novels, short stories, high-interest articles, textbook sections, DBQs, primary sources, and more! Our texts and […]

Duolingo joins the Clever App Library

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With over 300 million users, Duolingo is the world’s most popular app for learning foreign languages. And with it’s short, fun, cleverly challenging grammar and vocabulary lessons, it’s easy to see why! Duolingo gamifies foreign language instruction; it turns what was once a long, tedious challenge into a series of short, fun game-like activities. Cute […]

Finding effective lesson hooks

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The first few minutes of class can make or break your lesson, and a hook is key to ensuring that your lesson starts off right. A great hook piques student interest in the topic of your lesson and cultivates their curiosity. However, finding an engaging and relevant lesson hook can be difficult and time-consuming. First, […]