How is Water from Mars

and daggers from India related?  What kind of website would pose that question let alone the answer?  Seriously Amazing would!  This Smithsonian sponsored site include a variety of content areas with links for additional information.  Give up on the answer? Think shooting stars. For the complete TeachersFirst post, please click here.

Make the space work for you

A while ago I posted about Blendspace (see old post here).  It is a free site that allows you to create a customized space with anything digital (videos, links, quizzed).  This week I found some great example at the high school.  Both Keith Mahoney and Deanna Loch each shared one from their classrooms.   I was […]


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DEN Ambassadors in Nova Scotia

Halifax Regional School Board, in Nova Scotia, is hosting a DEN Ambassador Program this spring. You may be asking, “What’s so special about that?” Well, at 13 we aren’t the biggest (or smallest) Ambassador group ever, we aren’t the first or only Canadian group, and we aren’t the loudest Edmodo posters ever. What I think […]