“Artificial Intelligence Breaking Through to the Classroom: Transforming Education for Teachers and Students”

In today’s rapidly evolving technological landscape, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is making remarkable strides in various aspects of our lives, and education is no exception. The infusion of AI into classrooms is ushering in a wave of positive transformations, benefiting both teachers and students. The foremost advantage lies in personalized learning, where AI algorithms analyze individual learning styles, pace, and strengths to create customized learning plans. This tailored approach ensures that students receive targeted support and challenges, allowing them to progress at their own pace.

Furthermore, AI presents educators with enhanced teaching tools, such as virtual assistants, chatbots, and grading automation, streamlining administrative tasks and providing more time for direct teaching and interaction with students. Intelligent tutoring systems, powered by AI, act as virtual mentors outside of regular …

I absolutely love this site. Match Fish Tank has a free lesson plan repository fully developed for elementary plus some middle and high. ou can view, share, and download the curriculum used every day at Match Charter School, the PreK-12 public school that was opened 15 years ago in Boston.

These materials have been developed and curated by teachers and curriculum experts over many years. In addition, they have a site for instructional coaches and teacher leaders for professional development. These experts think teachers should spend more time planning how to teach — with the unique learning needs of their students in mind—and less time worrying about the basics of what to teach. Good baseline curriculum and assessments free teachers to do just that.

Match Fishtank is an effort to share our curriculum with teachers everywhere to lessen their load …

Common Lit

Common Lit is one of my new all time favorite READING sites. First and foremost it is free to teachers. Materials are rigorous and relevant in a user friendly format. It is a unique resource available to promote critical thinking. It has an amazing collection of texts and even features paired texts which allows students to explore enduring themes. It aligns with Common Core standards and brings an immediate benefit to teachers and students. I am finding it a new “go to” resource and my students really love it!…

Word Hippo

Word Hippo is an online dictionary/thesaurus which offers a wide range of other tools including opposites, rhyming words, translation, and lots more besides.

There are probably other sites which offer the same or similar features, but I liked the simplicity of Word Hippo. The example sentences function is particularly useful for students and teachers who want to see how words are used in context.…