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January 31, 2017

Learning Light Through Simulation

This science class uses an online simulator to learn about the properties of light.

December 1, 2016

STEAM Challenge: Build a Cup Tower

Chaos ensues when students tackle an engineering project with some unusual rules.

June 30, 2016

Powerful Field Trip: Preserving Hawaiian Culture at the Ko’ie’ie Fishpond

Maui students take a science field trip with strong cultural significance.

June 30, 2016

This Design Tech Class Has Green Thumbs!

Applying the design thinking process to gardening.

April 15, 2016

A New Take on a Classic Science Project

This science class adds a new twist to a traditional classroom experience.

April 12, 2016

Using Virtual Reality to Make Real World Connections in Science Class

An 8th grade science class uses virtual reality to help make the connection between geography lessons and the real world.

April 4, 2016

Using Stop-Motion to Illustrate Moon Cycles in Science Class

One science class finds a great use for stop-motion video in group projects.

April 4, 2016

Is This the Best You Can Do?

Encouraging students reach their full potential by think through their processes and revising their work to make it even better.

March 15, 2016

Beyond the Hour of Code: Why is Learning to Code Important?

Learning to think creatively and solve problems through coding.

February 28, 2016

Powerful Learning: The Science of Options

Engaging students through choice and personalization.

February 16, 2016

SAMR in Action: From Worksheets to Animation Software

Students demonstrate how a single project can fit into each piece of the SAMR model.

January 16, 2016

Making Connections to Transform Science Class

Two science teachers leverage technology to make connections and transform their classrooms.

November 30, 2015

Can a 7th Grade Science Class Solve This Challenge?

Mrs. Macgregor’s 7th grade science class at Washtenaw International Middle Academy in Ypsilanti, Mich. is working…

June 16, 2015

Making Quiz Reviews More Fun

With so many different tools available, how do we know which ones are most effective in…

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