Mr. Steinmetz – Middle School Math Teacher

Raymond Steinmetz is a Middle School Math Teacher in Rhode Island and the founder of the Blended Learning Network.  He is a TeachPlus Rhode Island Senior Policy Fellow and writes about education and parenting for several online and print publications. Raymond has produced and hosted several podcasts including the Instant Relevance Podcast and the Teach Plus Podcast.

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Tech Reviews and How To’s on EdTech Magazine

How K–12 Schools Can Get Started with Blended Learning

The Feature That Aims to Deter Student Plagiarism

Thwart Tech-Savvy Quiz Takers with Locked Mode


Guest Blogs at Education Post:

Stop Teaching Like Technology and the Internet Don’t Exist

We Can Make the First Year of Teaching Better. Here’s How

Personalized Learning Done Right Can Close the Technology and Achievement Gap


Columns at eSchoolNews:

Column introduction (Overcoming my fears)

Getting started with blended learning

Why DIY videos are easier than you think

Is it time to ditch homework for good?

How I found more satisfaction in teaching

4 Myths about Blended Learning Debunked

How I gave my students voice and increased collaboration


Articles about Parenting for Fatherly:

The 4 Biggest Mistakes Parents Make When Dealing With Their Kid’s Teachers

How I Trained For a Triathlon With Two Young Kids at Home

How To Help Kids With Their Math Homework When You Suck at Numbers


Podcast Guest Appearances:

Be Education Podcast – Episode 26

The Ed Podcast – Conversation 62

Teach Better Talk Podcast – Episode 13

Teachers Need Teachers Podcast – Conversation 31

       In Conversation with Stephen Hurley – Episode 124

EdTechTimes – How Professional Development and Networks for Teacher Support Can Enable Personalized Learning


Mr. Steinmetz on Using Blended Learning Tools in Middle School Math:

Google Classroom in Math

Google Forms in Math

Prodigy Review

Inquiry Based Collaborative Tasks – Formative Assessment Lessons

Blended and Personalized Learning Conference 2018

Playlists, Video, and GoFormative

“How Could I Make My Lessons Better?”

Can I Quit Homework?

Blended Reflections


Portsmouth MS Technology Night