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March 15, 2016

3, 2, 1… Blast Off! Reaching New Learning Heights With Technology

In this video, teachers share their hopes for the culture shift that could occur across the school as a result of technology.

March 15, 2016

Building on STEAM: The Bridge Project

Engineering students work through a bridge building project that incorporates all aspects of STEAM.

March 14, 2016

Powerful Learning: Remixing the Music Class

In music class, students use apps on their tablets to self-assess and improve their practice sessions.

March 14, 2016

Powerful Learning: Turning Students and Teachers into Problem Solvers

One school focuses on problem-solving as the learning goal for teachers and students alike.

February 28, 2016

Powerful Learning: The Science of Options

Engaging students through choice and personalization.

February 28, 2016

Powerful Learning: Co-Learning is Key

Students and teachers are both on the journey to powerful use.

February 16, 2016

Winging It: Embarking on a New Challenge With Project-Based Learning

Taking on a new style of teaching can be intimidating. Find out how one teacher embraced the challenge and learned alongside her students.

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.

January 16, 2016

It’s the Little Things: Early Signs of Learning Transformation

Little victories along the journey to enhancing learning by leveraging technology.

January 16, 2016

Library Resources at Your Fingertips!

A librarian leverages technology to enhance her students’ skills in finding and using information.

January 14, 2016

A Community of Support

Building a network of support is essential when a school undertakes any major change.

January 14, 2016

Igniting Curiosity in Geography Class

Technology often ignites students’ curiosity when they are allowed to explore a topic in depth and…

January 14, 2016

Student Leadership and Mentoring in Storytelling

The student storyteller team is a key part of the school community. At Kalama Intermediate School…

January 12, 2016

Creating Technology Accessories in a Makerspace

Technology Education teacher Dan Treinis is working with students at Lyman C. Hunt Middle School in Burlington,…

January 12, 2016

No More Vocabulary Lists!

This English class is getting rid of traditional vocabulary lists in favor of a collaborative group project.

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