Technology · Tips & Tricks

Here’s Why You Should Choose Bloomz over Remind

Recently, we heard from some teachers that the communication app Remind announced new limits on their free accounts. Since then, we’ve had teachers and administrators interested in shopping for a new communication app ask about the main differences between the two. To make it easier, we’ve put together this comprehensive view, so you can make… Continue reading Here’s Why You Should Choose Bloomz over Remind

Guest Post · Technology

Using Bloomz with Our Robotics Team

By Rachel Nesbit I love using Bloomz to communicate with parents for my robotics team!  I coach students in grades 3rd-6th for robotics.  We meet weekly and have all day tournaments on the weekends at least once a month.  All of my student team members are in different classes and grade levels.  Bloomz makes it… Continue reading Using Bloomz with Our Robotics Team

Technology · Tips & Tricks

Using Technology To Improve Student Communication Skills

When students practice speaking skills they gain a deeper understanding of the relationships between letters and sounds. The four language skills (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) are interconnected. If students are proficient in each they will be well-rounded communicators. Distinct advantages in society are gained by speaking skillfully; the abilities to persuade, inform, and direct… Continue reading Using Technology To Improve Student Communication Skills