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The Scholarly Teacher: Applying Evidence-Based Strategies to Enrich Student Learning | Scholarly Teacher

The Scholarly Teacher: Applying Evidence-Based Strategies to Enrich Student Learning | Scholarly Teacher | Educational Tidbits | Scoop.it
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Kitchen Science: We Used Peeps To Calculate The Speed Of Light

Kitchen Science: We Used Peeps To Calculate The Speed Of Light | Educational Tidbits | Scoop.it
There's a new use for those stale Easter marshmallows you still have lying around: calculating a constant that governs the universe.
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What Do We Mean by 'Reading' Maps?

What Do We Mean by 'Reading' Maps? | Educational Tidbits | Scoop.it
The common-core standards present an ambiguous message on how to draw information from maps and charts, Phil Gersmehl says.
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What Is This Bombogenesis And Why Is It Dumping Snow On Us?

What Is This Bombogenesis And Why Is It Dumping Snow On Us? | Educational Tidbits | Scoop.it
The type of storm that's blowing up the East Coast on Tuesday has an explosive-sounding name.
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Are Science And Truth At Odds?

Are Science And Truth At Odds? | Educational Tidbits | Scoop.it
A curious personalization of science is underway — it's as if scientific issues are simply matters of opinion and not the product of a very thorough process, says commentator Marcelo Gleiser.
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Watch 1000 Years of European Borders Change In 3 Minutes

This time-lapse video has never been more relevant. As the eyes of the world are fixed on events in Ukraine and Crimea, its good to have a little perspective on the ever-changing flux of borders throughout time. Very cool!
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40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World | Educational Tidbits | Scoop.it
  If you're a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make a point resonate with readers and this c...
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Schools downplaying geography lessons - Video on NBCNews.com

Schools downplaying geography lessons - Video on NBCNews.com | Educational Tidbits | Scoop.it
Video on msnbc.com: The Daily Rundown’s Chuck Todd takes a look at the National Geographic Bee and talks with host of the bee and of Jeopardy, Alex Trebek.
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