TEAM BUILDING FOR FIRST WEEK OF SCHOOL - Laura Candler's classroom management resources. Here you'll find a variety of resources to help you manage instruction in a classroom using active engagement strategies.
Corkboard Connections: Cooperative Learning - More Than Group Work - Learn the difference between cooperative learning and group work, as well as strategies for fostering effective team discussions. (I like the "talking sticks" discussions!
iStudent (free).... iTeacher ($4.99/month subscription) Send/receive/grade things iPad to iPad with class. This could be great for class set of iPad implementation. BUT... subscription rate with no funding? THAT could be BAD.
This is a technology resource for Smartboards. Smartboards are great in the classroom if the teacher knows how to use them. This resource gives lesson ideas, templates, and powerpoints to use on the Smartboard.