PTC Class Resources

Technology Leadership


Set up a blog under your name to share what you know.

This social media tool is a good place to initiate a professional network in your area of expertise beyond your own school community

Edmodo provides teachers and students a secure place to connect and collaborate, share content and educational applications, and access homework, grades, class discussions and notifications.

 USC Rossier School of Education ‘Toolkit for Digitally Literate Teachers’
Provides teachers and school administrators with how-to guides, real-life examples of the benefits of digital literacy and actionable strategies to incorporate technology in the classroom


iBrain: Surviving the Technological Alteration of the Modern Mind
by Gary Small, MD

The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains
by Nicholas Carr

Rethinking Education in the Age of Technology: The Digital Revolution and Schooling in America
by Alan Collins & Richard Halvorsen

The Filter Bubble: What the Internet Is Hiding from You

Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age

Disrupting Class: How Disruptive Innovation Will Change the Way the World Learns by Clayton Christensen, Curtis W. Johnson and Michael B. Horn

21st Century Skills: Learning for Life in Our Times

Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die Chip Heath and Dan Heath

Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other by Sherry Turkle

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
by Malcolm Gladwell

Grown Up Digital: How the Net Generation is Changing Your World
by Don Tapscott

What Works in K-12 Online Learning
edited by Cathy Cavanaugh and Robert Blomeyer

The World is Open: How the Web is Revolutionizing Education
by Curtis Bonk

Leading 21st-Century Schools: Harnessing Technology for Engagement and Achievement
by Lynne Shrum and Barry Levin

Rethinking Learning for a Digital Age: How learners are shaping their own experiences
by Rona Sharpe, Helen Beetham and Sara de Freitas

Rewired: Understanding the iGeneration and the Way They Learn
by Larry Rosen

Digital Citizenship in Schools
by Mike Ribble and Gerald Bailey