The nation's first online community designed exclusively to foster achievement in science, technology, engineering and math through the collaboration of STEM educators and the sharing of best practices.
As citizens and future stewards of our planet, today's students are in a unique position to become active agents of environmental change. The good news is that many of them are very interested in learning about and taking responsibility for their environment and their future.
Everyone can contribute to improving our environment and students are often eager to help. The Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge offers students the opportunity to use science, math, and reading/language arts concepts and skills to create sustainable, reproducible environmental improvements.
Together Counts is a nationwide program to inspire active and healthy living. We're asking families and their children – and everyone – to take a simple pledge: eat at least one meal and do at least one activity together every week.
"Many of you are preparing for a new school year and others are in the middle of their year. There's a lot of collective experience in using iPads in class and it will be helpful to share some of our school success stories.
What's the most successful iPad lesson you or your colleagues have delivered and what made it successful? Tell us:"
Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators offers teacher resources, including categorized lists of sites that are useful for enhancing curriculum and professional growth. It is updated often to include the best sites for teaching and learning.