Actively Learn in the Blogosphere

COMMON SENSE EDUCATION HIGHLIGHTS ACTIVELY LEARN AS A BEST-STUDENT COLLABORATION TOOL

Our annotation and feedback features help students share and learn.


ISTE Literacy Special Interest Podcast with Actively Learn Co-Founder Jay Goyal

Jay explains the thinking behind Actively Learn and how we help students to think, write, and collaborate as they read.


Tara Kingsley touts how Actively Learn enriches reading instruction in the Indiana Reading Journal

Kingsley emphasizes best practices enabled by Actively Learn, such as building schema, supporting metacognition, intrinsically motivating readers, and tracking formative assessment.

 

 

 


6th grade teacher brooke perry shows how actively learn helps her address the common core standards

This article focuses on scaffolding, evidence-based thinking, and building content knowledge through nonfiction.

 


DIFFERENTITECH IS STOKED TO USE ACTIVELY LEARN TO DIFFERENTIATE READING

Customization and assessment features distinguish Actively Learn from other reading websites.


The huffington post mentions actively learn as a "very impressive" reading and literacy app represented at iste2016

 

Brad Spirrison shares his takeaways from the annual International Society for Technology Educators conference.

 


AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL LIBRARIANS AWARDS ACTIVELY LEARN BEST WEBSITE FOR TEACHING AND LEARNING!

"Sites named as Best Websites for Teaching & Learning foster the qualities of innovation, creativity, active participation and collaboration."


 

The Technology Teacher reviews Actively Learn

Blogger miltology describes the benefits of Actively Learn and includes student testimonials.


How (and why) to use ActivelyLearn.com in your class

Blogger Mark Eichenlaub uses a video tutorial to show how to use Actively Learn.


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4 Helpful Websites for Literacy Teachers

Actively Learn is featured as one of four great websites that enhance literacy teaching and learning.


Classroom Essentials--Actively Learn

Blogger and classroom teacher Jeremy Wickham describes how his "mind was blown" after adopting Actively Learn for his students.

 

 

 


Barron's Blended Learning (and Other Endeavors)

English teacher Miss B describes her positive experience using Actively Learn after discovering it at the EdTechTeam Google summit.

 

 

 


Encouraging students to read what you assign… slowly and closely with Actively Learn

The faculty development center at Hunter College presents one Special Education professor's experience using Actively Learn     to solve her pedagogical challenges.


6 READING COMPREHENSION PROBLEMS AND WHAT TO DO ABOUT THEM

High school history teacher and blogger MJ Linane describes the reading comprehension problems she overcame in her classroom using Actively Learn.


“Actively Learn” Looks Like A New Tool My Students Will Be Using A Lot

Blogger Larry Ferlazzo shares his enthusiasm for Actively Learn   and includes an overview video.


Actively Learn - Create, Distribute, Assess Reading Activities

After discovering Actively Learn at the ISTE Conference, blogger Richard Byrne explains how easy it is to use the free reading     platform.


HarperCollins Adds Ebooks to K-12 E-Reading Platform

A new partnership between HarperCollins and Actively Learn is bringing thousands of new titles to the digital platform, including favorites like Bridge to Terabithia and The Alchemist.

 

 

 

 


Don't Leave Your Students Alone in the Text!

Technology Consultant Gina Rogers explains the top three things she loves about Actively Learn.

 

 

 


Actively Learn: Engaging Students in Text

Teacher and blogger Kari Milton shares her and her students'       positive impressions of Actively Learn. 


App/Tool of the Week - Actively Learn

Blogger Katie Ann Wilson reviews Actively Learn after putting it to use in her 6th grade Social Studies class.

 

 

 

 


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