Sometimes when the problems of science are too complex to solve by ordinary means, intuition has to play a role to find an answer. Intuition also plays a role in pointing a way to a solution to a problem.
Mindfulness has the potential to be a very useful component because of its effectiveness in reducing emotional distress and promoting emotional balance, improving attention, and contributing to motivated learning.
Initiatives from the Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access are working to give K-12 science educators opportunities to create science content and explore virtual environments and experiments outside of the classroom.
Thanks to Becky Evans for putting together this great presentation outlining 40 different ways to use Google Apps in the classroom. They are easy to comprehend and shouldn't be too difficult to follow.
Rajashree Basu's insight:
Well I enjoy most of them a lot in my classroom.....
Teachers really want to the ability to display their iPad or their students' iPads on a projector screen. Projecting on a large screen is great for demonstrations, simulations, explanations, and showing examples.