"Terrific set of 15 videos by the Walter and Eliza Health Institue (WEHI). Fantastic detail on subjects such as Origin of Breast Cancer, the Immune System and Insulin Production and Diabetes. (Go here: http://wehi.tv/)
This is the future of…"
"I now have an iPad! Woot, woot!
One thing I really like about it already is the number of measurement apps available for teaching Science and Maths.
Sound meters, light meters, simple rulers and even a Seismometer! All these would cost big $$ if I…"
"Sara- I have taught in a younger preschool classroom and used a more emergent, self-directed approach to handwriting. We used some of the HWT materials but never worked straight from the curriculum.
I am, however, very well versed in using…"
"I think it really depends on the professional development. If it is self-selected and self-driven, then it can be very effective. Most of the PD mandated by my school and district is not as helpful. It generally feels like a chance…"
"I am in the unique position of teaching Pre-K in the morning and 1st math, reading, spelling, and phonics in the afternoon. Wondering if anyone can answer a couple of questions for me . . .
1. for Pre-K I teach Handwriting Without Tears…"
Dear Fellow Educators: My name is Katherine Maloney and I am a doctoral student at the University of Phoenix. My dissertation focuses on how educators are using their Personal Learning Networks (PLNs) for professional development purposes. I need your help. Please click on this link if you are able to spare 5 minutes or less of your time to complete a short survey containing 13 questions concerning your use of a PLN for…See More