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As We Go Greener, America’s Air is Getting Cleaner

As We Go Greener, America’s Air is Getting Cleaner

Good news: the air quality in America is improving! Levels of nitrogen dioxide have decreased in several major U.S. cities thanks to curbed power plant emissions. Earth Science Week is October 12-18, 2014 and this science holiday is a great time to teach your students about the importance...
Flipped for Good: Why Flipped Learning Could Be Here to Stay

Flipped for Good: Why Flipped Learning Could Be Here to Stay

If you’re a teacher who’s flipped your classroom, chances are you know how effective the flipped learning approach can be. With more and more educators catching on, it looks like flipped learning could be here to stay. Find out more about the flipped phenomenon, and see how you can...
For STEM education that’s all the rage, simply open a book and turn the page

For STEM education that’s all the rage, simply open a book and turn the page

Reading isn’t just for English class any more. Cover Common Core standards in the STEM classroom with non-fiction book selections that bring scientists and their research to life. See a collection of resources...
PBS & STEM: 2 Great Things in 1

PBS & STEM: 2 Great Things in 1

Looking for ways to promote STEM education in your classroom? PBS has got you covered. The network features several award-winning programs with a focus on STEM that are every bit as engaging as they are...
Math Made Better

Math Made Better

Did you know that 39 states in the U.S. had math standards that were inferior to the Common Core’s math standards? Thanks to STEM education and the rigorous Common Core curriculum, math performance in classrooms across the country is improving. This is especially true in Alabama, where...
Technology is Hardwiring Us to Learn in New Ways

Technology is Hardwiring Us to Learn in New Ways

Thanks to new technology, people are learning differently than ever before, and by the year 2075, traditional approaches to learning could be completely revolutionized. Check out these articles to learn...
Summer to School Year: How to Make the Transition Smoothly

Summer to School Year: How to Make the Transition Smoothly

Gradually get back into the groove of teaching with these tips sure to set you up for success.  Find out how you can create your very own course and teach it too, and learn what you can do to go back to school without going into...
Put the Cool in Back to School with These Great Activities

Put the Cool in Back to School with These Great Activities

Check out these articles for tips on how to break the ice, introduce rules and procedures, and get your students ready to...
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