Inspiring Innovative Learners

Connecting the CUE community in real time and telling the stories of students and educators
throughout California, Nevada, and Beyond

For members, by members #WeAreCUE

Fall CUE retrospective

2018 #FallCUE: Now I Can Sleep!

Last weekend, I had the privilege of attending the Fall CUE Conference in American Canyon, CA.  For those uninitiated, Fall CUE is a smaller version of CUE’s Spring Conference hosted every year at the entrance to Napa Wine Country, with...

TOSAs Talking Tech #FallCUE Review!

It is fall, and the pumpkin spice is in the air, and that means that it is time for Fall CUE! Tom and Mike just returned from two fabulous days of teaching, learning and connecting, and they talk about their sessions and activities in their...

CommonLit For All

CommonLit provides high quality, research-based, Common Core aligned literacy resources for grades three through twelve. And did we mention it’s all free? The materials are created for teachers by teachers and adhere to the highest of standards...

colored wires plugged into a board

TLC Ninja: Brent Coley Connects with Us All

The TLC Ninja team recently had the pleasure of learning how Brent Coley leverages technology to reach students, families, and the community. He had lots of advice on how administrators and teachers can connect with parents right where they are...

Person sitting at a desk and writing

Get Off to a Good Start with Story Starters

We all know that the more kids write, the better writers they are, but sometimes it’s hard to get started. Here are some story prompt generators that will make getting started easy and fun. Scholastic Story Starters generates writing...

Become a CUE Creator

Are you ready to create at #FallCUE?

We are excited to see all of you this weekend and to invite you to play CUE Creators! Invent, imagine and craft at Fall CUE with collaborative, hands-on and reflection-oriented event activities. Compete and collaborate with other conference...

digital citizenship week

Digital Citizenship Week 2018

This October, in conjunction with the State Legislature, the CDE will be hosting Digital Citizenship week. The dates are October 15-19, 2018. On the CDE website, educators will find links to lesson plans and information to share with parents...