A Huge THANK YOU to SESC Coop for our Edcamp T-shirts These will be part of our give aways at EdcampKyATN. If you’d like one but aren’t a lucky winner, you can order at Edcamp KyATN.
Coffee for the day will be provided by - Starbucks of London
Welcome bags provided by
The University of the Cumberlands & Eastern Kentucky University
Inside you find many teacher goodies to say thank you for coming to EdCamp KyATN. We’ll review what’s in the bag during the opening/announcements.
Thank you Dairy Queen for our afternoon Ice Cream treat!
Breakout EDU is spreading across education like wildfire! During sessions 2 & 3 Edcamp KyATN will have a room completely dedicated to BreakoutEDU exploration, conversations, and game playing. This will be one session but is the length of two sessions. Don’t miss out on this!
The title says it all. This is the ultimate guide to using Google Classroom effectively and Alice Keeler is a rockstar teacher you will want to follow.
Amazon Inspire is a brand new FREE digital resource for teachers. With Amazon Inspire teachers can discover, share, search and rate multiple types of educational resources.
Bitsbox has been developed for students as young as 6. With Bitsbox, children learn to program by creating fun apps that work on computers and gadgets like iPads and Android tablets. The Bitsbox.com website provides each child with a virtual tablet and a place to type their code. The experience starts with lots of guidance, first showing learners exactly what to type, then quickly encouraging them to modify and expand their apps by typing in new commands.
In classrooms, on mobile devices, and at home, BrainPOP engages students through animated movies, learning games, interactive quizzes, primary source activities, concept mapping, and more.
Brainspace is a fun and interactive classroom magazine for grades 3-8 that utilizes augmented reality elevating text to an interactive level.
BreakoutEDU is a worldwide movement that is
Breakout EDU creates ultra-engaging learning games for people of all ages. Games (Breakouts) teach teamwork, problem solving, critical thinking, and troubleshooting by presenting participants with challenges that ignite their natural drive to problem-solve.
Buncee is a dynamic and K-12 student friendly presentation and digital creation tool created with students in mind.
Candlewick Press opened its doors as an independent children's publisher in 1992 and has published of many beloved bestselling children’s books
Canva is an online graphic design platform. It offers free access to a wide assortment of design tools and options, as well as premium options for paying customers.
Chromville is a digital world for kids made by kids that turns #education into a creative #augmentedreality videogame. Available on iOS & Android.
Classcraft is a role-playing game designed to increase collaboration and engagement in the classroom. Make learning an adventure!
Common Sense Media helps families make smart media choices, but did you know...Common Sense Education provides high-quality digital literacy and citizenship programs to educators and school communities. Together, we work to empower students to harness technology for learning and life. Our free resources include ratings and reviews of digital tools, a comprehensive K–12 Digital Citizenship Curriculum, ready-made lesson plans, videos, webinars, and more.
Dave Burgess Consulting carries some of the most innovative teaching strategies and ideas to ignite passion in your classroom.
Desmos is an incredible and free online graphing calculator. They also offer networked classroom activities - works on Android, iPad, and Chromebooks!
Dino-Lite has redefined the microscope and made it handheld. The Dino-Lite digital microscope has helped users around the world increase their productivity in a wide range of mundane to mission-critical applications.
Ditch that Textbook is a professional book challenging teachers to find new and innovative ways to use technology in the classroom
Do Ink provides Creativity Apps -Green Screen by Do Ink and Animation and Drawing by Do Ink for students to show what they know in education.
Duolingo is the world's most popular way to learn a language. It's 100% free, fun and science-based. Practice online on duolingo.com or on the apps!
EdPuzzle is the easiest way to engage your students with videos. Pick a video from YouTube, TED-ed Crash Course, Learn Zillion, and National Geographic among other sites. Then add your magical touch and track your students' understanding. Syncs directly with Google Classroom so teachers can assess easily.
Edutopia is an online magazine, community, and portal for teachers covering inspiration, innovation, and information for what works in education.
The only kids' eBook subscription service that offers thousands of high-quality books from well known publishers like HarperCollins, National Geographic and more.
Field Trip Zoom is a warehouse and scheduling center for museums, zoos and historical sites to visit your classroom through video conferencing. The best part is these events can be funded through Donors Choose.
Flat is the online music notation software that lets you write music scores using your web browser in real time collaboration. Great for Chromebooks AND it syncs with Google Classroom
GoNoodle is a wealth of movement and Brain Break videos that kids, teachers, and parents love! Play from any browser on a computer, tablet or IWB. Also available on Apple TV!
GrammarFlip is an interactive, online resource aimed at helping students of all abilities learn, practice, and master English grammar concepts.
Hue Animation Studio kit from HueHD contains everything students need to create their own amazing stop motion animated movies. From LEGO animation to claymation, this is the perfect tool to create an original digital story.
IPEVO is a whole new approach to classroom technology. Affordable tools such as document cameras, iPad stands, and interactive whiteboard tools
Learn guitar with jamstik by Zivik - an award-winning portable MIDI guitar for iOS & Android with real strings & frets. Included instructional apps make learning easy.
For years I’ve been getting emails almost daily asking, “Isn’t there a book of the strategies themselves?” Now there is. Jennifer Serravallo is a literacy consultant, speaker, and the author of the popular Heinemann titles The Reading Strategies Book, The Literacy Teacher's Playbooks, Teaching Reading in Small Groups and Conferring with Readers (co-authored with Gravity Goldberg).
Kahoot is a free game-based learning platform that makes it fun to learn – any subject, in any language, on any device, for all.
KidBlog is a kid-friendly publishing experience suitable for any K-12 student.
Todd Whitaker is an educator, motivational speaker, educational consultant, and the author of over 40 publications in the education field offering methods and advice on nearly any topic or issue facing educators today.
In Kids Deserve It!, Todd and Adam encourage you to think big and make learning fun and meaningful for students. While you're at it, you just might rediscover why you became an educator in the first place.
Makey Makey is a simple Invention Kit for Beginners or Experts doing art, engineering, and everything in between.
Math Teachers you won’t want to miss exploring the Prime Climb game from the folks at Math 4 Love. This award winning and colorful, mathematical board game is designed for 2 to 4 players. Roll the dice and add, subtract, multiply and divide your way to the center of the board, picking up Prime cards and bumping your opponents back to start as you go. The first to land both pawns on 101 wins the game!
MobyMax is an outstanding online resources that offers a free math, language, and reading curriculum for K-8 teachers. All lessons are aligned with the Common Core Standards and teachers can implement the service with very little work on their end.
PC Advisor has called "Monster Math" simply the best math app. Thier unique adaptive story form stands out among other math apps.
Mosa Mack Science is an inquiry-based science curriculum built around short animated mysteries for grades 4-8.
The MudWatt is a living battery, powered by electrical bacteria found in mud! It engages kids in a variety of important STEM topics!
Nearpod is an interactive classroom tool for teachers to engage students with interactive lessons.
Netop are the makers of Vision, the leading classroom management software for Windows environments. They just released Vision for Chromebooks at ISTE.
Newsela helps students build reading comprehension with nonfiction that's always relevant: daily news at 5 reading levels.
Night Zookeeper is a digital learning tool that inspires children to compete their own characters to live in a magical world. Our online world is full of drawing, writing with regular competitions for children and is optimised for use on tablets.
Notability is a powerful, yet wonderfully simple note-taking and PDF annotation for iPad, iPhone, and Mac. It’s perfect for Sketchnoting and brainstorming sessions.
Piktochart An intuitive, easy-to-use infographic platform that helps non-designers create beautiful visuals.
Plickers is a powerfully simple tool that lets teachers collect real-time formative assessment data without the need for student devices
Powtoon is free animated explainer design software.
Quiver is an amazing augmented reality app that brings your coloring pages to life! We focus on educational entertainment. Formerly colAR Mix @colarapp.
Seesaw is a genius student-driven digital portfolio tool. It’s the easy button to get student work in one place and share with each other and with parents. The tool even provides notifications directly to parents when their student has published his work.
Showbie is the fastest, easiest and most effective app for assignments and feedback in your iPad classroom.
Skoolbo is a great new program to help with reading and math. Children are immersed in an incredible learning world and are highly motivated by the inbuilt rewards. Parents and teachers are equipped with an array of tools to help achieve wonderful educational outcomes for their children. And best of all – it’s free!
Vocabulary/SpellingCity is a game-based, interactive educational website and mobile app used to build vocabulary, writing, spelling, and language arts skills.
Educators in more than 400K classrooms use Storybird to inspire young writers and readers. Students build literacy skills while creating beautiful books that they can share and save. With our new Fundraiser tool, teachers can also raise money for school needs in minutes. Learn more at http://storybird.com/fundraisers.
Storyboard That is an award winning online storyboard + graphic organizer creator. Check out @PhotosforClass and @QuickRubric, too!
Strawbees are GENIUS drinking straw construction toys for makers and mad scientists of all ages. Perfect tools for school Makerspaces.
A free app that lets teachers see how students learn. Teachers prompt students with a specific assignment. Students respond on video.
Snagit screen capture allows you to grab an image or video of what you see on your computer screen, add effects, and share with anyone.
Verbocity is a precision engineered vocabulary builder designed to help students prepare for standardized admissions, fluency and subject tests.
Wacom provides interactive pen displays, pen tablets, and styluses to equip and inspire everyone make the world a more creative place.
The Write About App is designed to help elementary-age students (and their teachers/parents) by providing a fun and safe way to browse, create and respond to visual writing prompts.
Wonderopolis is a free website that posts a "Wonder of the Day" that's complete with images, a video and vocabulary words.