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June 30, 2016

How Can You Improve on Your Hobbies? Try Watching Yourself on Video!

This student uses video to critique his progress and make adjustments.

June 30, 2016

These Students are Running Their School’s Full Service Snack Shack

Students in Burlington, Vt learn practical life skills by running their school’s snack bar.

June 30, 2016

This Design Tech Class Has Green Thumbs!

Applying the design thinking process to gardening.

June 30, 2016

If You Could Teach Any Subject, What Would You Choose?

This teacher from VIDA chose cryptozoology!

June 1, 2016

Connected Learner Profile: The Filmmaker

An 8th grade student from Meridian, Idaho shares her stories through film.

May 30, 2016

Connected Learner Profile: The Cinematographer

This student from Rancho Minerva is leveraging technology to create award-winning films.

May 30, 2016

Connected Learner Profile: The Music Producer

One of Rancho Minerva’s student storytellers creates his own music tracks for use in student films.

May 1, 2016

Connected Learner Profile: The Engineer & Designer

This student applies his love of problem solving to his school’s tech squad.

April 16, 2016

How Has Learning Changed?

Find out how one school’s culture has changed to focus on personalized learning.

April 15, 2016

A New Take on a Classic Science Project

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

April 15, 2016

Engaging Students with Stations

These teachers are using stations to increase student engagement.

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 12, 2016

Connected Learner Profile: The Actor

This student from Burlington is leveraging technology to hone production skills and explore his passion.

April 7, 2016

Best Buddies: Learning Together

Student storytellers partner with special needs students to teach them about photography and build friendships.

April 5, 2016

Missing School Doesn’t Have to Mean Falling Behind

Missing school due to a long illness is no fun. But students who can’t be in the classroom don’t have to fall behind–technology allows them to stay connected and keep up with school work.

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.

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