Showbie and Explain Everything

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Showbie allows teachers to integrate their favourite platform and their favorite apps into their classroom. One example of such a combination is how Showbie works with Explain Everything. Getting to the Core of Learning Ever had a project that required students to spend lots of time gathering materials? Nobody likes busy work. You can use…

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Happy Scavenger Hunt Day!

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Today is National Scavenger Hunt Day and to celebrate we are re-posting an article on how to create a digital scavenger hunt in your classroom using Showbie. Happy reading (and hunting)! Paul Ridgway, Apple Distinguished Educator and Showbie Champion, recently tweeted about a project he created in his classroom where he used Showbie classroom codes…

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Responding Effectively to Student Work

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Good teachers know what valuable feedback looks like. It’s personalized, descriptive, and encouraging. It gives direction. It’s ongoing, composed of a series of communications with students rather than comprising singular results from unit exams or annual tests. Valuable feedback is given in a timely fashion, whether this means delaying responses to give students enough space…

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This Is How I Teach

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In celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week 2017, we wanted to share an article written by José Picardo, a Showbie-using Teacher and Assistant Principal at Surbiton High School in the UK. In his article, José shares how learning English as a young student in Spain helped shape his teaching methods, and he provides a summary of…

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How Going Paperless Impacts the Earth

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Editor’s note: To celebrate upcoming Earth Day, we are re-posting an article about the environmental impact of going paperless in your classroom. Happy reading, and happy Earth Day! Going to paperless classrooms is more than just saving trips to the printer and doing away with lost assignments, it’s about changing how we use paper as a…

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