A new task for teachers: Developing curriculum
With availability of free teaching materials online and the speed at which physical textbooks become outdated, it’s not a surprise that schools are questioning if physical books are even essential. Students expect to learn using digital tools, so embrace the technology, and let it guide how you teach.
Poptential™ From Certell Offers Content on Tax Day for High School Teachers
As Tax Day approaches, Poptential™, a family of free social studies course packages, offers instructors media-rich content to teach key concepts about taxation in the United States.
Poptential™ From Certell Provides High School Teachers Lessons on Bank Failures
As bank failures continue to make headlines in the United States and around the world, free digital content from Poptential™ offers teachers multimedia-rich content to help students learn why banks fail and what happens to the global economy when financial institutions collapse.
High school students are suffering financial illiteracy. Here’s how to fix it.
If students don’t improve their understanding of economics and personal finance at the high school level, they may never be exposed to it.
Free U.S. Government Curriculum Teaches Students About U.S. Debt
Poptential™, an award-winning family of free social studies course packages, offers instructors a variety of content to help students learn about the national debt using pop culture media to engage students.
Digital Tools Key to Financial Literacy
The vast majority of high school students are not financially literate but respond well to economics and personal finance courses that include digital tools in their curriculum, according to a new study by Project Tomorrow and Certell, creator of the Poptential™ family of free, award-winning social studies course packages.
Certell Surpasses 100,000 Poptential™ Users As Teachers Embrace E-Learning
Certell, Inc., announced that the number of teachers and students registered to use its free Poptential™ social studies curriculum packages exceeded 100,000 in 2022 as teachers forgo printed textbooks for more current and interactive online tools. Nearly 1 million interactions were recorded on the Poptential platform in the fall 2022 semester.
Certell’s Poptential™ Free American History Curriculum Highlights Legacy of African Americans for Black History Month
Poptential™, a family of free, award-winning social studies course packages that infuse lessons with digital storytelling, offers an array of engaging content about the Civil Rights Movement for instruction during Black History Month.
Easy Edtech Podcast: How to Understand if Students Are Prepared for Class with Poptential™
In this episode, we discuss how to support teachers with classroom management, engagement, and actionable data collection. You’ll also hear how the Poptential curriculum has formative assessment seamlessly integrated and allows students to self-assess in real time!
3 Ways to Make Inflation Interesting for Students
Storytelling can be an effective way for teachers to make topics like inflation relevant to students.