May 29, 2017
PBL and STEAM Education: A Natural Fit
Both project-based learning and STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) education are growing rapidly in our schools. Some schools are doing STEAM, some are doing PBL, and some are leveraging the strengths of both. Both PBL and STEAM help schools target rigorous learning and problem solving. As many teachers know, STEAM education ...
Using Music as a Time Management Tool
We asked our Facebook fans, How do you restore calm when your classroom, bus or lunchroom gets chaotic? Ms. Handwerk responded ...
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Teaching Students to De-Stress Over Testing
Assessments may change in many ways, but for most students, the stress of having to prove what they know and can do doesn't ...
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A Powerful Way to End the School Year
One of our strategies that teachers enjoy using at the end of the school year is a practical, easy-to-use tool we call ...
Teaching Teachers to Reflect on Race
As a faculty member in a teacher education program, I have been part of a team of faculty who have created a new mandatory ...
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Low income school went all out for Red Nose Day
It's Red Nose Day in the United States, which means people nationwide are donning silly red noses to show that they're committed ...
Drones Can Be Fun - and Educational
Peering up, a teacher asked me, "What are we going to use it for?" as I flew our shiny new drone up between the umbrellas ...
Police team with teachers to teach students about dangers of drugs
Police in Tilton are taking the discussion about substance abuse to the classroom, hoping to get the message to children at a ...
3 Ways to Tell If You Are Using Classroom Tech Actively
As more technology floods into classrooms, experts, like those at the ISTE and the Education Department's Office of ...
Should You Invest While Paying Off Student Loan Debt?
Student loan debt has become a pervasive problem across the country. Statistics indicate that 40 million people collectively ...
Cash Money Life
Keeping Students Accountable
Do you have students who constantly make excuses? Do they try to blame away poor grades and behavioral infractions on their ...
National Education Association
"Ignore the lifeboats in the parking lot. Everything is fine."
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What term for a higher learning institution comes from the Latin word meaning "whole"?
See the answer below.
What Year Was It?
Mount Everst Conquered
Mount Everst Conquered
Edmund Hillary of New Zealand and Tenzing Norgay, a Sherpa of Nepal, become the first explorers to reach the summit of Mount Everest.
The day was May 29. What year was it?
Quote of the Day
The true purpose of education is to teach a man to carry himself triumphant to the sunset.
Liberty Hyde Bailey
Trivia Answer
What term for a higher learning institution comes from the Latin word meaning "whole"?
Answer: University
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