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August/September 2015

The monthly feature will provide you with a new link and app to be utilized in your classroom.  These tools will help meet your New Illinois Learning Standards.  They will also help with student engagement, differentiated instruction, and help meet the many diverse learning styles of the students in your classroom.
This page will provide the teacher with a link, app, tutorial videos, and scholarly articles about the monthly feature. 

Link of the Month

Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. We tackle math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more. Our math missions guide learners from kindergarten to calculus using state-of-the-art, adaptive technology that identifies strengths and learning gaps. 

App of the Month

Khan Academy 
*Free App*
  • Differentiated Instruction
  • Self-paced
  • Promotes self learning
  • Provides reports for data
  • Parent/Teacher connection
  • Requires set up and parent permission