We’re pleased to get these kudos from Technology & Learning for our innovative website. It demonstrates once again our passion for using the Internet to bring real-world help to teachers, parents and the learning community.
Michael Pearce, CEO
Miami, FLA (PRWEB) February 07, 2012
TeachAde.com, the leading free online resource and community built exclusively to support educators, was awarded a place in the prestigious listing of Top 100 education websites, according to Technology & Learning. The magazine included TeachAde.com in its annual roundup of best tech sites for educators.
TeachAde boasts more than 60,000 resources and growing, completely unique in its commitment to support classroom educators, while remaining free and easy to use.
“We’re pleased to get these kudos from Technology & Learning for our innovative website,” said Michael Pearce, CEO of TeachAde. “It demonstrates once again our passion for using the Internet to bring real-world help to teachers, parents and the learning community.”
Built by educators for educators, TeachAde takes the concept of social media and tailors it to meet the needs of teachers in classrooms around the globe. Its resources cover every grade level and subject, while letting users reach out to colleagues on their own terms. They can share, chat or blog, or scan a database of reviewed materials, put together lesson plans and organize their day. Members already number in the thousands, with more joining TeachAde every day.
Teachade.com sprung from the need to share teaching resources in a protected online environment. With an eye to both current and future generations, TeachAde hopes to help solve the global education problem by proactively collaborating with foundations, companies, educators, parents and communities, and thereby level the playing field for success in life and in school.
Members of the TeachAde.com website community are able to interact and contribute by uploading and sharing files, including multimedia files and complete lesson plans, for others to download and enjoy. These files can be used and shared via an intuitive interest-matching tool that makes sure educators get the resources they greatly need – delivered directly to them. Team-building tools such as public and private groups within TeachAde.com are yet another means that educators can use to collaborate proactively.
The heart of TeachAde’s success is its community. TeachAde has partnered with organizations such as NEA Member Benefits, Adopt-A-Classroom, The Hawn Foundation, Agile-Ed and Disney to give educators the support they so desperately need. Investor funding for TeachAde.com is provided by Robert Potamkin, Chairman of Potamkin Companies.