Classroom Management

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digital tools for classUpdated 9-22-20

  1. BeHere–take classroom attendance automatically; requires iPads or iPhones
  2. Bing Pulse–log onto a class webpage and provide feedback (app)
  3. Class Composer–better student-placement decisions for your school (app)
  4. Classcraft–gamify SEL and classroom behavior
  5. Classroom Screen
  6. Clock Tab–A tab that is a digital clock
  7. Google Safe Search Preferences
  8. Goose Chase–easily create scavenger hunts; free-fee
  9. If This Then That—manage social networks
  10. IPEVO Whiteboard–Turn Your iPad into a Document Camera
  11. LiveSchool–classroom behavior tools (app)
  12. Mentimeter–feedback from students
  13. NearPod–present to the class iPads and students interact
  14. Sign in/Sign out form with Google Forms (how-to video)
  15. Smartfeed–curate content for your kids
  16. SmartSeat–where do students sit (app)
  17. Spiral–3 collaborative classroom tools aimed at a 1:1 classroom; web-based tools that work on laptops, CB, and mobile devices
  18. Sworkit–get the wiggles out of kids with quick exercises
  19. Teach with IPads
  20. Tech Training—basics
  21. Timer II–from Classtools; include music, video, more (app)
  22. Timer–an elegant sand timer (app)
  23. Traffic Light--traffic lights for the classroom (app)


Behaviors in class

  1. Class Dojo
  2. Hero K12
  3. Sown to Grow


  1. Planbook–online lesson planning and gradebook


  1. Magic Desktop

Internet Start Pages

Kids search engines

  1. DuckDuckGo
  2. Kiddle


  1. FatURLinclude multiple links in one URL
  2. LinkBunch–include multiple links in one URL
  3. TinyURL–customize link names


  1. Beneylu–a student-focused, walled learning environment where students can learn
  2. Showbie (app)

Manage Class Computers

  1. Classkick–see what all students are doing on their digital devices through your desktop; provide feedback; free
  2. Share to Classroom–push out links to Google Classroom

Manage/Grade Assignments

  1. Google Classroom App



  1. Bouncy Balls–balls bounce based on level of noise in the classroom
  2. Calmness Counter–how noisy is your classroom? Let students see.
  3. Too Noisy--another app to show noise level in classroom (app)
  4. Zero Noise–timer and noise level indicator


  1. GeniusScan–for iPads
  2. Scannable–by Evernote; scan paper documents into Evernote files
  3. TinyScanner–iPad scanner
  4. TurboScan–for iPads, iPhone


  1. Bloomz–class sign-ups, conferences, share photos and updates


QR Codes

  1. QR Codes
  2. QR Stuff–send almost any type of file to a QR code–includes YouTube videos


  1. GeniusScan–for iPads
  2. Office Lens–by MS; for iOS and Android
  3. Scannable–by Evernote; scan paper documents into Evernote files
  4. TinyScanner–iPad scanner



Transfer Content

  1. Airdrop–transfers content between iPads
  2. Google Cast for Education–share a screen with others
  3. Send Anywhere

Add-ons (click for more)

  1. Check it Out–add-on for Google Forms; great for class libraries