Why Should Educators Use Data?

Why Should Educators Use Data? – Illuminate Education. Many leaders are striving to be technology-centered schools, when in reality they should be pushing fortechnology-enabled schools centered around the needs of their community. Teams shouldn’t base their instruction around available technology, but rather zero in…

Read&Write for Google

 In our 21st century classrooms, chromebooks support a wide variety of student learning needs.  One tool available to support students is Read&Write for Google.  Read&Write is a service that helps students across the web and within Google Docs with over 11 handy, easy-to-use tools…

Surprise Party Dilemma

Problem – you want to surprise a colleague with a baby shower, birthday party etc.. and want to invite a group of people using a Piedmont email group – but don’t want the party recipient to know and also you…

PMS Teacher Reflects

It was with much excitement that I entered into my career at Piedmont. I knew Piedmont had a 1:1 campus and wholeheartedly embraced 21st century technology. I was finally going to be able to flex my many years of personally training, understanding, and interacting with technology.

Interactive Timeline with TimelineJS

Create a list of events in Google Sheets, then have this service transform it into a beautiful timeline! TimelineJS is an open-source tool that enables anyone to build visually rich, interactive timelines. Beginners can create a timeline using nothing more…