Using apps, games to engage students in learning

02/4/2013 | U.S. News & World Report

In a recent SmartBrief survey, 40% of educators reported that online applications and games are the most effective way to engage students. This blog post suggests three websites that high-school teachers should try. Persuasive Games includes a variety of games used to teach students about everything from the flu virus to debt. GlogsterEDU offers a variety of resources to beef up presentations with text, images and videos, and Vocabulary.com seeks to improve students' word skills.

View Full Article in:

U.S. News & World Report

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations
Professional Development (PD) Staff Trainer
NWEA
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Professional Development (PD) Consultant
NWEA
Chicago, IL
Sales Manager (Education K-12)
ALL Management Corporation
Los Angleles, CA
Advocate Marketing Manager
GiftedandTalented.com
San Mateo, CA