Discovery Streaming - Provides high quality digital resources in easy-to-use formats in all core curriculum subjects.
SAS in Schools - Enhancing student achievement and teacher effectiveness through the development of Curriculum Pathways®—a carefully integrated, easily adaptable product grounded in the principles of cognitive science.
Thinkfinity - Formerly known as Marco Polo, a digital learning platform designed to improve educational and literacy achievement.
Information Technology Toolkit - DPI Instructor, Gail Holmes' Wiki including many links to technology resources in the classroom.
Legal Gaming - Students can use online resources to design educational games or participate in educational activities created by teachers.
NC Wise Owl - this database is from the Instructional Technology Division of the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and can be used by public and charter schools in North Carolina. This resource includes online encyclopedias, magazines, newspapers, Scribner Writers Series, Lands and Peoples, Popular Science and eBooks.
Instructional Resources LiveBinder - Compilation of Early Release Day technology resources including Bloom's Technology, CWT information, technology standards and technology tools for the classroom
DOCS Teach - Bring history to life using ready-to-use tools for the classroom. Thousands of primary documents selected from the National Archives.
Learn NC - Lesson plans, teaching strategies, student research and online courses for teachers and students.
Beyond Powerpoint - Online Tools
Prezi: This site allows you to make Prezis, a zooming presentation tool. You create a "map" of your presentation and zoom in on different parts. Prezi is online and free.
Voicethread: A slide show that allows images, videos, and documents. There are many ways to comment on a Voicethread, making it good for collaboration. The district has a subscription; see Ms. Norby for log-in information.
Wikispaces: A wiki is an online space where anyone in the group can edit the information on the pages. Wikispaces is online and free.
Animoto: Create great-looking videos with music, text, and images easily.
Voki: Create an avatar that speaks using your own voice! You can even make your Voki look like you.