My name is Laura Smith.  I teach K-8 Computer Skills at Trinity Lutheran Christian School in Joppa, Maryland.  I am also a STAR Discovery Educator, a SIIA CODiE Awards Judge for three years running, and a Classcraft Ambassador!  Please click the links below for more information.


I also invite you to connect with me on social media!  My twitter is @agentlaurasmith, and i’m on LinkedIn at agentlaurasmith as well.  I love learning with and from other teachers!  Looking forward to talking with you.

Latest Articles

Latest Diigo Links 10/16/2015

Getting Started with Mathematical Modeling | Discovery Education “Modeling is a skill that needs to be practiced, just like solving […]

Latest Diigo Links 10/10/2015

Smithsonian Science Education Center Smithsonian Science Education Center provides science education leadership development to: Build awareness for science education among […]

Latest Diigo Links 10/06/2015

HSI: Historical Scene Investigation Have your students investigate primary sources to solve historical crimes! tags: history socialstudies investigation Posted from […]

Latest Diigo Links 10/03/2015

LearnZillion Open, cloud-based curriculum. tags: curriculum lessonplan math commoncore languagearts The 30 Best Free Social Media Icon Sets of 2015 […]

Latest Diigo Links 10/02/2015

Newsela | Nonfiction Literacy and Current Events Nonfiction texts for students tags: news literacy reading Quizizz: Fun Multiplayer Classroom Quizzes […]

Latest Diigo Links 10/01/2015

NetSafe Episode 18: Mobile Location Privacy in a Nutshell on Vimeo “This video explains the potential dangers of revealing location […]

Latest Diigo Links 09/30/2015

EdTech Glossary “Chalkup’s EdTech Glossary Search for language, definitions, and resources that define 21st century learning.” tags: edtech education technology […]

Unpacking the last few weeks

Well. Back to school time this year has been a whirlwind.   From the moment I walked in my school […]

Growth Mindset

A while ago, I wrote about Flow in learning.  “Flow” is the mental state of engagement one achieves by challenging […]


Welcome to my new home online!  My very own domain at agentlaurasmith.com.    I want to thank BlueHost for providing […]