Wednesday, May 7, 2014

FREE Summer Pass for Teachers

The Texas Computer Education Association a.k.a. TCEA is offering teachers a free summer membership this week only in honor of Teacher Appreciation Week! This is a great way to earn Professional Development hours on your own!

Below are the free webinars that you'll have access to with your Summer Pass. You can join these during the live session or listen to the recorded version any time you want. Most of these count for CPE/CPU hours, allowing you to earn up to 10 hours.

Consider taking advantage of this amazing opportunity!

Go Nuts for GoNoodle!

I am sure it is not news to teachers however, studies consistently demonstrate that physical activity is associated with improved academic achievement, academic behaviors, and cognitive skills. Lucky for us, one organization is committed to helping teachers take advantage of this benefit. Introducing GoNoodle....

GoNoodle is a website that provides short 'brain breaks' for every part of the school day. There are brain breaks that Calm, Energize, and Focus students. Each of the breaks are short and sweet so as not to monopolize or derail your instruction....and the BEST part....IT IS FREE! Teachers can register for a free account at

95% of teachers asked by GoNoodle claimed that using the site improved the academic performance of their class. You can read more about the results and findings at

Enjoy working out your noodle!