Archives for November 12, 2012

  1. S.O.S: Where in the World

    Welcome to week 6 of our Spotlight on Strategies Challenge!  Our new S.O.S series to provide help, tips, and tricks for integrating DE media into your curriculum. Where in the World PDF Version           Background When we can’t take our children around the world, we need to find creative ways to […]

  2. Siemens STEM Carnival

    Are you a K-8 teacher interested in sharing resources, learning about best practices related to STEM, or connecting with other educators?  Attend the Siemens STEM Fair and Science Day on Saturday, December 1st.  This free event runs from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Langley Education Campus, 101 T Street Northeast in Washington, DC. […]

  3. Maximizing Access Through Innovative Reading Assessment Design

    Thank you so much to Teresa King (ETS) and Barbara Flores (California State – San Bernardino) for joining us to share their thoughts and expertise in the third event of our “Implementing Inclusive Assessment & Student Evaluation” series. In this event King discussed her work defining, designing, and perfecting accessible item formats for reading assessment […]

  4. Mousey Monday!

        Happy Mousey Monday Cache and Cookie readers! Mousey wanted to bring to your attention our Calendar tool! The tool helps students to connect the past and present with videos tied to historical events on a particular date!   Teachers and administrators with active DE streaming licenses can access this tool under the Teacher […]

  5. STEM the Tide at Pennsbury Manor

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         I was happy to be able to attend a workshop at Pennsbury Manor in Morrisville, PA on STEM concepts. The Manor is the archaeological restoration of William Penn’s home on the Delaware River rebuilt in 1937. The “STEM the Tide” event hosted 6 presenters. This was a great opportunity to connect with other teachers […]