Category: Make!

Teachable Moment Episode 10: Ideas for using MinecraftEDU in your classroom


In this teachable moment, Tammy shows a bunch of great ideas of how to integrate MinecraftEDU into your classroom. From Math to English this video has it all!

Guest Post: A Summer Camp for Makers: NCCE’s Maker Camp

Maker Camp

This summer NCCE is hosting our third round of Maker Camps! We’re not sure of the exact count, but this will make about fifteen NCCE camps that we’ve offered over the last dozen years. Holding a professional development program as

Unleashing STEM at NCCE 2018

Join us at NCCE 2018 and learn how to Unleash STEM for all students at the STEM for All Movement Summit Wednesday, February 14th from 1:00 pm–5:00 pm. Traditionally, STEM, 21st century skills, & Maker-Spaces have been viewed as subjects

NCCE Maker Camp August 15 and 16!

Join us August 15 and 16th for the first ever NCCE Maker Camp! Are you interested in learning more about the Maker Movement? Held at the scenic Pack Forest Conference Center in Eatonville, Washington, this two-day program will let you

Tech-Savvy Hands on Review: Wacom Intuos Draw

New to the Tech-Savvy Lab is the Wacom Intuos Draw. Jason and I have used the older Bamboo Draw tablets in the past and we are excited to see how this new line stacks up. After our award winning unboxing,

Meet a Tech-Savvy Teacher: Dean Phillips

Dean began his career as a middle school teacher where he continually offered his students the opportunities to learn from their environment, experiences, and real world applications of content. He created problem based lessons where his students constructed bird houses,

Slides: Sketchnoting with the Tech-Savvy Teachers

We were fortunate to get to spend Monday morning at the IETA conference in Boise, ID with a great group of educators from the Northwest learning about Sketchnoting and integrating it in the classroom. If you are interested in Sketchnoting

New Apple Teacher Program!

Do you have Macs in your school? How about iPads? If so, Apple has developed new training resources called Apple Teacher Learning Center to help build your skills and enhance your instruction with Apple products. We’re excited to announce Apple

First Look: Vidcode

First Look is a series from the Tech-Savvy Teachers featuring innovative services, hardware and software from our exploration of conference vendor floors from around the country. ISTE 2016 had many interesting new technologies and vendors, many of which we will

Flowlab: Web based iOS game creator

I am sure each and everyone of you have some students who are interested in creating games for iOS and Android. is a great place for them to start learning. Flowlab’s browser based interface means there is nothing to