BrainPOP Subscription to Raffle

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BrainPOP Subscription to Raffle

We love them, you love them. Really, is there anyone that doesn’t love BrainPOP and Moby’s little “pop”? Thats why we’re so happy that BrainPOP has decided to sponsor us again this year with a tee shirt and a year’s subscription. This may not mean so much to us APS teachers (as we already get […]

iHome Educator to give $50-$100 worth of codes

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iHome Educator to give $50-$100 worth of codes

iHomeEducator is a series of education apps on iTunes, Google Play, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Toys R Us, and Windows that can transform both your classroom and home into a rich learning environment. They offer both “Award-Winning Educational Apps” as well as “Top-Ranked Productivity Apps” in addition to: Educational Learning Assessment and Cloud Collaboration Series – […]

Edublogs: Safe Space for Student Blogging

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Edublogs: Safe Space for Student Blogging

So many teachers have already learned that for students to really find their voice, they first need an audience. Blogging can provide this authentic writing experience, but it can be tricky to find the right platform that balances ease of use with protecting privacy. Edublogs is gracefully poised between those two points, and they want […]

Remind Package Has Arrived

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Remind Package Has Arrived

Ever since Nikki Jones connected us with Remind and we learned that they would be a new sponsor this year, I’ve been curious. I’ve been curious because all I knew about their sponsorship was that it would arrive in the form of a package, and of course I knew it would be awesome and super fun. […]

Edutopia to Sponsor Again!

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Edutopia to Sponsor Again!

Seriously, who doesn’t love Edutopia? For so many of us, Edutopia greets us with our morning coffee, or keeps one hand scrolling and clicking while the other finishes a sandwich at lunch. It inspires and motivates, and offers creative solutions and exciting project ideas. Some of us may even have found our own thoughts or experiences featured on the blog. Wakefield […]

Write About Getting You to Write About This

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Write About Getting You to Write About This

Okay. You want your student to write, but they don’t know how to start. You want them to blog, but it’s hard to know where you should start. Enter, Write About. Or, Write About This. It’s a bit hard to explain, but if a picture is worth a thousand words, than this next video must be worth at […]

Atomic Learning Hooking it up with Tee Shirts

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Atomic Learning Hooking it up with Tee Shirts

Okay, yes. A tee shirt isn’t as exciting as a Chromebook. But you really can’t rock a Chromebook at the park on a sunny day. Can’t see the screen. You know what you can see? Your fancy new Atomic Learning tee shirt. That’s right. If you come to edcampARLINGTON on March 21st, you could win your very […]

Alchemy Learning Donating a Chromebook

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Alchemy Learning Donating a Chromebook

Once again, Alchemy Learning will be donating a Chromebook for our raffle! Last year they were the hit of the party, but the unique digital platform is now even better than ever. Alchemy Learning is building out their existing platform, expanding its use to museums and non-traditional schools like Outward Bound Chesapeake. Starting to look […]

Not a Tweeter? No worries, Sanderling’s got you covered.

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One of my favorite things about EdCamps is following along through Twitter. In fact, the very first time I even heard the word was from Jamie Gravell on Twitter as she attended EdCampNYC. I started following the hashtag and quickly learned which rooms were hopping and which I could do without. But many are not on […]

Win a Chromebook from Alchemy Learning!

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I was pretty excited when I learned that Alchemy Learning would be donating a Chromebook as a door prize for edcampARLINGTON. Chromebooks are great and who doesn’t love a free computer? But then I started researching Alchemy Learning a bit more, and I’m actually more excited about their product–even just the free version. It’s a […]