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Baltimore Teacher Flips “Reluctant Readers” Into Tech-Savvy Students

In times of crisis, such as during the current turmoil in Baltimore, Brooke Hermanson’s education philosophy is simple: “In the face of emergency, the best thing we can do is continue education.” Hermanson is a high school English teacher at Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, a S.T.E.M. school that …

Extra, Extra! Bring Your School Paper Online with Flipboard

Flipboard can be a great digital tool to supplement your school paper online. Breaking news in a modern, digital world is not just writing and editing anymore. Writing goes hand in hand with curation, strategy and social engagement. It’s important to stay on top of the way students and teachers are …

Sparking Creativity—And Learning—with Flipboard Magazines

Based in Fort Bend, Texas, William Jeffery—also known as “Coach Jeffrey”—primarily worked with two types of students in comprehensive high schools: ones who had already passed their tests to graduate and were simply ready to start a job, and those who had no plans of going to college. Into this …

Flipboard at ISTE—Come Say Hi!

Just a quick shoutout to all the folks who’ll be at the ISTE conference in Philadelphia.<p>Mia Q. from the Flipboard for Educators team will be there on Monday, June 29, and would love to meet you! Send her a message on Twitter (@Flipboard_Mia) if you’d like to meet up to say hello, learn more about …

Enhance Your Class Magazines with Flipboard’s Compose Feature

With Flipboard’s new compose feature, your class magazines can become more powerful and personal. Now you, your students and collaborators can add your voices to your Flipboard Magazines.<p>What could this mean? The possibilities are plentiful. Here are some ideas for you to try out:<p>Ask your students …

Ad-hocism: Education, research take back seat at arid university

<b>ISLAMABAD: From the looks of it education and research have taken a back seat at Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University (PMAS-AAU) as the</b> …

Searching For The Next Wave Of Education Innovation

I’m going to come right out and say it: few areas have been as hopeful and as disappointing as innovation in education.<p>Education is probably the single most important function in our society today, yet it remains one of the least understood, despite incredible levels of investment from venture …