Author: Gaggle

Ideas,
News &
Advice

for K-12 educators and
administrators to help
create safe learning
environments.

Gaggle Speaks
How to Get Faculty Buy-in for Your New EdTech Initiative

When staff members drag their feet with technology (or don’t move forward at all), it can be detrimental to the success of your technology initiatives and learning outcomes of students. Here are a few ways to get faculty buy-in and keep some positive momentum.

08/17/2016

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Facebook for Schools: 4 Strategies for Success

Facebook is a great channel for outreach and communication, but you need to do more than share interesting posts and news stories to have success engaging with your school community. Here are a few strategies for success that are important to consider.

08/12/2016

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3 Ways Educators Should Use Blogs

Blogs open up doors to a world of innovative approaches to classroom instruction, curriculum design and much more. Here are three ways educators can use blogs to encourage creativity, learning and collaboration.

08/08/2016

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6 Must-Visit Websites For Every Elementary Educator

Sometimes, having too many choices can make the task of finding online resources a bit challenging. We’ve done some curation for you and picked out our top websites for elementary school educators.

08/02/2016

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5 Must-Read Books for School Administrators This Summer

As the summer winds down, hopefully, there’s still some free time on your hands. Before you let the rest of the summer get away from you, there are some great reads you should try to fit into your schedule.

07/27/2016

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3 Ways to Add Excitement to Your School Newsletter

Many parents use newsletters as a way to stay in-the-know about what’s happening with their children. But the old-school print-outs that go home in folders and book bags aren’t always the most convenient or practical.

07/11/2016

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10 Easy Ways to Grow Your School’s Social Media Following

Social media plays a significant role in promoting and maintaining a school’s brand. Here are some ways you can increase the number of followers on your school’s social media accounts.

07/07/2016

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8 Top Influencers in Edtech

As new technology continues to emerge, the positive benefits it has in K12 education expands to more people who share their unique insights and expertise. Here’s a short list of leading edtech influencers.

06/21/2016

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How to Become an Effective School Messenger

The way you communicate home has come a long way from the scribbled note stuffed in a book bag, the school marquee perhaps missing a letter or two, and a printed newsletter. But with a variety of choices, it can be difficult to determine the best way to send a particular message to its intended...

06/09/2016