We all have had that one teacher. The one that was inspirational, passionate, funny, and made us believe we could be anything we put our minds to. We asked some of our team members here at Promethean who their most influential teacher was and to express our gratitude to those who made a difference in our worlds.  And to all of our educators, THANK YOU.  Which teacher has influenced you the most and why? Kathryn V.- I always wanted to be a teacher,...

Good questioning techniques provide a variety of purposes. Some include, involving students to participate, increasing motivation, and developing critical thinking skills. Classroom teachers know that in order to develop these critical thinking skills one must apply Bloom’s Taxonomy to your level of questioning. While using ClassFlow assessments, activities, and polling, teachers can provide questions that apply to all levels.   What is Bloom’s Taxonomy?   Bloom’s Taxonomy provides critical groundwork for teachers to focus on developing high order thinking. By providing a hierarchy of...

Our ClassFlow Teacher Feature is Kari Haberling! She is a 3rd grade teacher at Faulkton Area School District in Faulkton, SD. This is Kari’s second year using ClassFlow and she is already presenting ClassFlow at conferences helping to spread #classflowlove. Her favorite feature is ClassFlow's interactive polling. Watch the video to see Kari in action!     Check out a Content Bundle from Kari in the ClassFlow Marketplace. Are you ready to #learnclassflow? Check out our FREE online training....

A QR Code, otherwise known as a Quick Response,  is very similar to a bar code in that the image contains square dots in a unique arrangement that provides the user information. QR Codes can contain specific text, links, even video and audio files. There is no concern for safety with QR codes, because the code will only give your students the information you want them to see. Why use QR Codes? Educators have expressed to us that QR Codes provide...

ClassFlow Software Complies with Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Promethean was recognized by iKeepSafe, a 501 (c)(3) non-profit, for the compliance of ClassFlow with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). As part of the achievement, ClassFlow ensures that parents remain in control of the personal information that online services can collect from their young children. [bctt tweet="“As one of the first companies to sign the Student Privacy Pledge and to receive iKeepSafe’s FERPA and California Student Privacy certifications last year, Promethean is...

Building a positive classroom environment is one of the most important factors to student learning. When a student’s learning environment is supportive and positive, they can feel a sense of belonging, feel encouraged to tackle challenges, and asks questions. We have found several ways to influence a positive change in the classroom. Student Centered Code of Conduct One of the ideas we love is instead of presenting students with a list of rules on the first day is involving them in...

Our ClassFlow teacher feature is Patricia Newton. She is a 7th grade math teacher at New Buffalo Middle School in New Buffalo, MI. This is Patricia's first year using ClassFlow. She loves to send content to her students as well as incorporate ClassFlow's interactive polling features. Watch the video below to see Patricia in action! Check out a Content Bundle from Patricia in the ClassFlow Marketplace, featuring five ClassFlow lessons.  Are you ready to #learnclassflow? Check out our FREE online training....

Our February Teacher Feature spotlights Rory Dixon, a year 3 teacher at Hesketh with Becconsall All Saints C.E. Primary School in England. Rory has been using ClassFlow for a year and a half. He loves to incorporate ClassFlow’s interactive polling features to engage his students in group instruction....