• IFTTT: A Recipe For Organization

    If This, Then That (IFTTT) is a service that allows you to make connections between different sites, apps, and other technology. It allows you to create recipes that when…

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  • Genius Hour Reviewed

    For several weeks the topic of conversation in our classroom surrounded our trial of Genius Hour.  Students were excited about being given the time and opportunity to pursue topics…

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  • Making Connections

    A month or so ago, I attended a Common Core conference at UMass Boston, and if you remember correctly, I said there was so much…

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  • PARCC Will Replace MCAS For Most BPS Students

    In case you missed it in the news last week, the Massachusetts Board of Education voted to accept a two-year transition plan to the PARCC assessment. The original plan…

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  • App Inventor Boot Camp in Western Mass

      App Inventor Boot Camp was a summer professional development experience for teachers to learn MIT App Inventor, a free visual blocks-based programming system for Android mobile devices that can…

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  • Grab a Grand for Your Classroom

    What would you do with an extra $1,000 to spend on your classroom? MassCUE offers as many as 7 competitive initiative grants of up to $1,000 each to our members…

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  • Simplifying the Hunt

    Our students need to see themselves as readers. Reading needs to be part of who they are and, fortunately, our ever-changing digital world makes this endeavor both possible and…

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  • Trying Something New

    We summer staff watch the annual building renovations with excitement and apprehension. Will all of these new “improvements” work like we hope they will? Will they be finished in…

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  • MassCUE Looking Forward

    Just as technology evolves, our organization needs to keep pace. The mission of MassCUE, an organization of technology-using educators, is to create, share, and support visions of teaching and…

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  • Meet Our New Board Members, 2013

    MassCUE is very fortunate to have a dedicated and accomplished Board of Directors, each of whom donates many hours to ensure that MassCUE continues to flourish!  It is…

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  • We Are All Self-Directed Learners Now

    We are experiencing a renaissance of information and ideas with our country’s leading educational institutions like Harvard, MIT, and Stanford offering Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs).  The introduction…

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  • Message from the Executive Director to the MassCUE Membership

    Welcome back to another school year.  Most of us start the year with recounting a summer experience.  I would like to tell you about the MassCUE/LearnLaunch Beta Teacher event…

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