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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

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 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!

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.

January 16, 2016

Making Connections to Transform Science Class

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

January 14, 2016

Igniting Curiosity in Geography Class

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

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