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Cool Tool | Kids Discover Lessons: History and Science of the Solar Eclipse

Kids Discover, a leading provider of engaging science and social studies curriculum for elementary and middle school students, has curated a collection of digital resources for teachers looking to give their students scientific and historical context for the upcoming solar … Continue reading

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Education’s New Frontier

Using VR, unlocking human potential for a better outcome. GUEST COLUMN | by Turner Nashe Perhaps the newest frontier in education is the ardent effort that is now underway to transform the lives of over 3 million residents. These residents … Continue reading

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In the Business of Learning

A veteran educator focuses on implementing what schools actually need and want.   INTERVIEW | by Victor Rivero Karen Beerer began as a grade two elementary teacher, then also taught fifth grade, seventh grade and graduate level courses. She served … Continue reading

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I Deployed Chromebooks for Our Students, Here’s What I Learned

Perspective from a public school technology director in Michigan.  GUEST COLUMN | by Luke Brown IT departments in K-12 schools support everything from students’ and teachers’ devices to the campus network to security cameras. Given the nature of an educational … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | LeapFrog Academy

LeapFrog recently announced LeapFrog Academy™, an interactive learning program for 3-6 year olds that guide children on a variety of fun Learning Adventures that they can play anywhere, on a variety of devices. Featuring a well-rounded curriculum, where children can … Continue reading

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