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5th Grade Maker Space in Action

Teachers don’t need to remind students to come to science with their laptops on I days – They know “I” stands for Innovation day! Students bring great energy, enthusiasm, and creativity to class every “I” Day.   117 more words

5th Grade

A Language to Learn: Coding

There was a time (last Monday afternoon) when I believed I had a pretty good handle on technology in the classroom. It now appears that I have some catching up to do. 497 more words

EC&I 831

A whole bunch of resources around Maker Culture in Education

Sorry – no time to stay and chit chat in depth, I’ve gotta run – BUT…  I want to share this handy list of resources relating to Maker Culture/Maker Movement in Education. 348 more words

Garageband Can Make You Young Again

In the past week, I’ve thoroughly been enjoying my freedom to learn and explore whatever the heck I want. I’m inspired and excited about the start of the new school year, a feeling I wish on every educator. 260 more words

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Coders, Innovators, Makers...Please donate to our Donors Choose Project to build our library makerspace

Update:  This project was fully funded in less than 24 hours.  Thank you to all who contributed and shared!

View our project here!

(Don’t forget to use the code “INSPIRE” at checkout!) 381 more words

Technology

Can class work be meaningful?

The problems

After watching Cal Newport’s wonderful lecture, a question comes to mind: “If you believe that deep work is important for the development of rare and valuable skills, what is the purpose of a teacher?” 633 more words

Deep Work