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Using 'Serial' to Get Students to Read More

Ironically, they can encourage students to read more.
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This article explores student engagement through listening and reading together with podcasts.  Relevant information to audiobook listening in the classroom as well!
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This article explores student engagement through listening and reading together with podcasts.  Relevant information to audiobook listening in the classroom as well!
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Schools Adding Time to Teach the Arts

Schools Adding Time to Teach the Arts | STEM to STEAM | Scoop.it
Schools are redesigning their school days with added time for arts education.
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Other Views: 'Blended learning' leads to rare teacher satisfaction

Other Views: 'Blended learning' leads to rare teacher satisfaction | STEM to STEAM | Scoop.it
By all rights, Wendy Chaves' Algebra II class should be a zoo. She's charged with teaching nearly 50 teenagers at a time at the Alliance Tennenbaum Family Technology High School in Los Angeles. Yet Chaves has never felt more effective.
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How Lego Is Constructing the Next Generation of Engineers

How Lego Is Constructing the Next Generation of Engineers | STEM to STEAM | Scoop.it
With programmable robots and student competitions, Lego is making “tinkering with machines cool again”
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House of Representatives (H.Res.319)

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that adding art and design into Federal programs that target the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields encourages innovation and economic growth in the United States

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Educational Leadership:The Principalship:Eight Ways to Model Technology Use

Educational Leadership:The Principalship:Eight Ways to Model Technology Use | STEM to STEAM | Scoop.it

Eight Ways to Model Technology Use One way school leaders can ensure technology gets into classrooms is to show how they use it themselves.


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People copy what they see and experience better than implement advice they hear.
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Stanley Beaman & Sears » 5 Things You Need to Know About STEAM Education

Stanley Beaman & Sears » 5 Things You Need to Know About STEAM Education | STEM to STEAM | Scoop.it
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SmartBlog on Education - Dispelling some misunderstandings about PBL - SmartBrief, Inc. SmartBlogs

SmartBlog on Education - Dispelling some misunderstandings about PBL - SmartBrief, Inc. SmartBlogs | STEM to STEAM | Scoop.it
I spend a good chunk of time on Twitter, often participating in or lurking on a Twitter chat. I have seen project based learning -- PBL -- a topic of discu
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Combining Robotics With Poetry? Art and Engineering Can Co-Exist | MindShift

Combining Robotics With Poetry? Art and Engineering Can Co-Exist | MindShift | STEM to STEAM | Scoop.it
By Barbara Ray At the beginning, people thought she was nuts. Sue Mellon, gifted support coordinator for Springdale Junior and Senior High/Colfax School
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Our Education System is not so much “Broken” – as it is Totally Outdated! | Steam Not Stem

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Pazocalo social network connects students with survivors | Deseret News

Pazocalo social network connects students with survivors | Deseret News | STEM to STEAM | Scoop.it
Through innovative software, students across the U.S. are connecting with Darfuri refugees in eastern Chad, building relationships and helping get resources to a remote, impoverished region.
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Using E-Portfolios in the Classroom

Using E-Portfolios in the Classroom | STEM to STEAM | Scoop.it
For decades, students have been completing assignments in school. Often, these were seen only by the teacher, graded and returned to the student. Sometimes, the work was posted on a classroom wall or
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Digital Learning Now! Releases White Paper on How Blended Learning Can Improve the Teaching Profession | Digital Learning Now

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Students as Professionals: Prepare Learners for the Global Workforce

Students as Professionals: Prepare Learners for the Global Workforce | STEM to STEAM | Scoop.it
How schools can help address the skills gap and help youth find employment after graduation.
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To innovate, scientists and engineers find inspiration in the arts | SmartPlanet

To innovate, scientists and engineers find inspiration in the arts | SmartPlanet | STEM to STEAM | Scoop.it
In the innovation field, a rebirth of Renaissance thinking is brewing. Scientists and engineers are engaging with the arts to think creatively–a
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STEM Across the Middle Grades Curriculum - Middle Ground

STEM Across the Middle Grades Curriculum - Middle Ground | STEM to STEAM | Scoop.it
Salisbury Middle School in Maryland has an inclusive school-within-a-school STEM program that immerses students in STEM topics and promotes hands-on learning.
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Contemporary Art Education: STEM to STEAM In Action at Adelphi University

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A Tech Geek on Why We Need the Humanities | John Seely Brown | Big Think

A Tech Geek on Why We Need the Humanities | John Seely  Brown | Big Think | STEM to STEAM | Scoop.it
John Seely Brown argues that foregrounding the Humanities is our only hope of sustaining innovation in the United States.
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Creative Classes: An Artful Approach To Improving Performance | MindShift

Creative Classes: An Artful Approach To Improving Performance | MindShift | STEM to STEAM | Scoop.it
Lizzie Chen /NPR By Elizabeth Blair, NPR Over the years, there have been a lot of claims about the benefits of the arts on the mind: Listening to Mo
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Trash to Treasure

Students in Columbia, SC use the design thinking method to repurpose discarded materials for community impact.
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ISTE | International Society for Technology in Education
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Great organization for teacher and student standards in technology,.

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The STEAM Movement: It's About More Than Hot Air | NAMAC

The STEAM Movement: It's About More Than Hot Air | NAMAC | STEM to STEAM | Scoop.it
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From the National Alliance for Media Arts and Culture.

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