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News and Media Literacy Curricullum

Posted on: March 16, 2017

News and Media Literacy

Common Sense Media has come through once again with a very easy entry point to teach students skills they need to be critical thinkers and good digital citizens.  Lessons are sorted by grade level and require very little prep work. Check out the link in the picture below!

 

New Video Options in Google Slides

Posted on: February 17, 2017

An update to Google Slides allows more options for using videos in presentations.  Click on the image below to learn more about new video options in Google Slides on the Shake Up Learning blog by Kasey Bell.

NEW Google Sites- 10 Things Teachers Must Know

Posted on: February 16, 2017

Interested in creating a website that works for you and your students?  Give the NEW Google sites a try.  If you are traumatized by the lack of user friendliness in the past from Google sites, have no fear!  The new Google Sites is considerably easier to use and edit.

Click the picture for more details.

Posted on: February 6, 2017

Free Coding Workshop

Posted on: February 3, 2017

Code.org’s CS Fundamentals curriculum is completely free for anyone, anywhere to teach. To help teachers implement our courses for grades K-5, Code.org offers high-quality workshops for educators and content-area teachers (librarians, tech-ed specialists, etc.).

See the flyer below for more details!

Coding Flyer

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