Category Digital Literacy

April 2020 #2

Remember, we are in new territory, take care of yourself physically & just as important, take care of yourself emotionally. Every journey begins with a simple step Keep it Simple Pixabay image by Pexels Recently, a teacher shared that he…

Earth Day 2020 Celebration

April 22, 2020, marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day in 1970. Twenty million Americans participated in inaugural events at elementary and secondary schools, universities, and community sites across the United States.  As a result of Earth Day 1970, the…

April 2020 #1

Remember, we are in new territory, take care of yourself physically & just as important, take care of yourself emotionally. Every journey begins with a simple step Keep it Simple Pixabay image by Pexels [row cols_nr=”2″ class=”narrow”][col size=”6″] APP NEWS…

Google for Education Resources

The Google for Education Team has developed a plethora of resources (shared below) to support learning communities during the CoVid19 crisis. Also, visit the Teaching Resources page At Google for Education where you can “explore resources and tools created by…

Learning Edge March 2020 #1

KEEP READING [row cols_nr=”2″ class=”narrow”][col size=”6″] APP NEWS Experiments with Google “AI Experiments is a showcase for simple experiments that make it easier for anyone to start exploring machine learning, through pictures, drawings, language, music, and more.” Google AI Experiments…

Digital Citizenship

“Digital Citizenship is character education in a networked world”  –  MediaSmarts Responsible digital citizenship includes the ability to use the Internet safely. Knowledge and awareness are the building blocks of this new responsibility and a source of self-protection for young…

Digital Learning Day 2020

Celebrate Digital Learning Year Round! Digital Learning Day, (officially February 27th), is a nationwide celebration that started in 2012, as a way to actively spread innovative practices and to ensure that all youth have access to high-quality digital learning opportunities…

Read Across America 2020

The National Education Association began Read Across America in 1997 as a year-round initiative to encourage students to read. To highlight this effort, each year on March 2nd, Read Across America Day is celebrated in schools in honor of Dr.…

Learning Edge February 2020 #2

“Teachers are memorable. If you are a teacher, that means someone will think specifically about you and say your name 50 years from now. Let that sink in.” Trevor Muir [row cols_nr=”2″ class=”narrow”][col size=”6″] [/col] [col size=”6″]   Listen to…