As schools across the country open their doors to students for a new school year, we want to send out a big thank you to all of the teachers who came back for another year.

For every study session you host, every club you lead, every sport you coach, every school supply you buy with your own money, every game you show up and cheer at – thank you for choosing to come back and teach children. Here are 10 edtech stories about tools and resources we hope will help you out a bit this year so you want to continue coming back and dedicating your time, energy and passion to the growth of our students.

Blended Schools & Tools

1. TLA Practices

2. A Big Tiny Fellowship

3. Google Classroom Updates

Smart Parents

4. U.S. DOE Back-to-School Advice

We also have some back-to-school advice: check out this infographic to determine if a school is student-centered and be sure to sign up to get your free copy of Smart Parents in celebration of the book’s one year anniversary!

Digital Developments

5. New Haiku

Dollars & Deals

6. $1.7 M to Rhode Island School

Stem Gems

7. Special Needs Student STEM

Higher, Deeper, Further, Faster Learning

8. College Readiness

We’ve also been discussing the issue of readiness, from rethinking high school graduation requirements to sharing how superintendents are redefining ready to urging the need to develop minds ready for the innovation economy.

9. MIT Offers MITx Online

Teachers & Tech-ers

10. Edmodo Discussions

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