The Twisted Classroom

Blended and Personalized Learning Resources

15 Tech Tools for Middle and High School Classrooms

Encourage global connections, note taking skills, communication, and creativity through our list of technology tools that can be used in the middle and high school classrooms. Download your free copy of our top 15 tech tools that can be used with most subject areas.

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Growth Mindset Lesson Plan

Implement growth mindset into any classroom with this 50-minute lesson. The lesson includes a mini lesson with the facilitator, independent practice, digital content, and a 4C's activity (Creativity, Collaboration, Communication, and Critical Thinking). Free resources and printables go along with the lesson plan. Click here to view and download the resources.

Blended Learning Checklist Examples

Are you starting to implement Phase 1, 2, or 3 of Blended Learning? Then take a moment to explore examples of blended learning checklist that go along with each phase. The examples come from real classroom teachers that are teaching in a blended learning environment. Click here to see checklist examples.

Win a $500 Classroom Makeover

We are giving away $500 dollars to one lucky educator! That's right, a teacher will win 500 dollars to spend at IKEA to purchase classroom furniture, accessories, and other items that will help to transform the traditional classroom into a blended/personalized learning environment. Click here to find out more information on how you can be entered in for the drawing.

Wild Side of Blended and Personalized Learning Conference

Tuesday, June 13th, 8:30am

4850 W Powell Rd

Powell, OH

The "Wild" Side of Blended and Personalized Learning conference, is a one-of-a-kind event that will take place at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium in the Heart of Africa Event Center on June 13th and 14th, 2017. Breakout sessions are geared towards beginner, intermediate and advanced blended and personalized learning educators. All sessions will be taught by educators that have been implementing blended or personalized learning within their own classrooms.

The breakout sessions will focus in on:


  • The three phases of blended learning
  • The Personalized Learning Playbook
  • Coding within the classroom
  • Maker Space
  • Coding for the classroom
  • App Smashing
  • Google Slam
  • iOS Slam
  • Blended and Personalized Cafe


The Blended and Personalized Learning Conference is not just a conference, it is a Wild Learning Experience!

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

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Attend for Free

We are looking for presenters. Click here to sign up to present at the conference. We are looking for sessions on:


  • Blended Learning
  • Personalized Learning
  • Maker Space
  • STEM or STEAM
  • Tech Tools
  • and much more.

DSD Professional Development

Contact us If you are interested in having DSD Professional Development customize a workshop or keynote for your school We are now booking for the 2017/18 school year.