Say Goodbye To Fake Apps & Hello to Real Math Practice!

Apps are the future, and they are undoubtedly taking the world by storm. As consumers of these dynamic gems of content that are so easily available to us, it can get pretty exciting whenever a new app comes out. The stats don’t lie, Americans daily time on their mobile devices has increased 575% percent in […]

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10 Podcasts in Education All Teachers Should Subscribe To!

In the fast paced world we live in, it is natural for us to rely on many forms of media to enhance our knowledge on certain topics. Podcasts are definitely a fantastic way to catch up on what’s going on in the educational sphere, particularly for busy teachers who may find themselves having to multi-task […]

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Personalized Learning: The Future of Education

“Personalized Learning” is a term that is making headlines lately, both on social media and within education circles. Even Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is getting in on the trend, by investing a whopping US$45 billion into an initiative that is focused on prioritizing personalized learning, among other charitable pursuits. But what is personalized learning, exactly, […]

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Confidence Counts – Helpful Tips to Create a Love of Math

It’s possible that we’ve all been there at some point, struggling over a math problem. As parents, the roles reverse and we have to be able to support our kids as they navigate their way through a sea of homework and math questions. What truly matters though, is how we as parents, educators and mentors […]

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Games and Learning: How Plugging In Can Be a Good Thing

This week, we at Team Zap Zap are pleased to have a contribution from our very first guest blogger! For our first guest post, Tiffany Banuelos, founder of the Organic Parenthood blog shares her thoughts on how parenting has evolved to keep up with the digital era. Being a mom of two home-schooled kids, she […]

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