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March 29, 2016

Focusing on the WHY in Math Class

Often, students can give an answer to a math problem, but can’t explain how they got there. How can we help students understand the WHY in math?

March 29, 2016

How Every Art Student Can Have Their Own Gallery

Art students share their pieces in an online gallery that allows students, teachers, and even family members to see their work.

March 29, 2016

A QR Code Scavenger Hunt: The Revolutionary War Project

A history unit is transformed into small, task-oriented stations using QR codes.

March 29, 2016

A World Apart, They’re All Still Kids

Students discover how much they have in common with students from Afghanistan despite cultural differences and distance.

March 29, 2016

Cross-Country Collaboration

How can technology increase opportunities for student collaboration?

March 27, 2016

Virtual Reality: Students Travel from Raleigh to Rome!

Virtual reality can instantly transport students to another part of the world.

March 18, 2016

Design Challenge: Build a Better Candy Bag!

Students work through a design challenge using engineering processes.

March 16, 2016

Going Shopping with “Real Life” Math

Making math lessons more accessible by using real world, everyday examples.

March 16, 2016

Always Available Access: At Home in Vista, Calif. and Evanston, Ill.

Two students from different parts of the country share how they’re using technology outside of school.

March 16, 2016

Hour of Code: Led by Students, for Students

Hour of Code is an exciting event that encourages schools around the country to participate in coding projects.

March 16, 2016

Technical Difficulties? Make it a Learning Moment!

How can teachers overcome inevitable technical issues while still keeping the learning environment positive and productive?

March 16, 2016

What’s the Story?

Students create their own stories after exploring societal issues that are personally relevant to them.

March 15, 2016

Confident Learning: Being a Smart Learning Coach

How can learning coaches help teachers reflect on the learning in their classrooms?

March 15, 2016

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

Learning to think creatively and solve problems through coding.

March 15, 2016

Making Personal Connections With Social Studies

A social studies teacher allows his students to own their own learning and find their own answers, solutions, new questions, and activities.

March 15, 2016

Redesigning Gym Class

What did your gym class look like? Probably not much like this one!

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