Shannon Frank, was exhausted from teaching and almost quit - until she was inspired by education in Finland.
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March 17, 2016
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Ways to use technology to connect your students to the world. Included are apps, essential questions to consider, and links to standards.
March 07, 2016
The 2015 Teacher of the Year shares ways to engage students in the classroom using inquiry into global issues.
March 03, 2016
How to use Google Earth to make literature relevant for students.
January 21, 2016
Everyone loves photographs. They remind us of where we've been, where we're going, and where we are right now. And knowing how to decipher an image--visual literacy--is a vitally important skill.
January 19, 2016
Games are one of the oldest forms of human interaction and we are wired to learn through play. So why are we so nervous about video games in the classroom?
January 08, 2016
Utilizing international connections can be a meaningful and engaging way to enhance student knowledge of math and science. Here's how.
December 17, 2015
A look at international strategies and challenges in integrating 21st century competencies into education.
December 15, 2015
A look at strategies being used in China to promote equity in education.
December 07, 2015
Official online sources can be powerful tools for developing students' perspectives. Here's how.