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Cloud Based Online Game: Plan It Green

Jun 04, 2013 jjamison
Cloud Based Online Game: Plan It Green

  Plan It Green Trailer We all know how much emphasis is being placed on green energy strategies these days. The folks over National Geographic recently teamed up with GE Power & Water and the Center for Science to release Plan It Green: The Big Switch, a new cloud based online gaming community where students come together to learn more about the importance of recycling and how eco-friendly habits…

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Problem Solving Learning

May 21, 2013 jjamison
Problem Solving Learning

The Ultimate Education Reform: Messy Learning & Problem Solving Posted by Tim Holt on Apr 19, 2013 in Making The Shift, The Compelling Need for Change, The How of 21st Century Teaching, Voices | 34 comments Have you ever gone to the doctor with a rather vague problem? The kind of problem that has no obvious solution? “Doctor, my elbow hurts.” “Doctor, I have a runny nose.” “Doctor, look at this…

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Smartboard Lessons and Helpdesk

May 21, 2013 jjamison

Technology in the classroom is changing and evolving every day.  In order to better serve our students, it is important that as educators we embrace new technology and try to incorporate it into our curriculum. SmartBoard is one such tool that can allow teachers to create innovative and engaging lessons that will prepare our students for the future.  The purpose of this Helpdesk is to provide educators…

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The CORE

May 09, 2013 jjamison
The CORE

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Disruptive Technologies

May 09, 2013 jjamison

Disruptive Technologies

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