Melanie Montero

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How to Make an Animated GIF Infographic

Eleanor Lutz has done some amazing design work with her company Tabletop Whale. She is known especially for her work creating animated infographics …

Take It Outside: Teaching Sex Ed On The Streets Of New York

On a gusty Friday evening in Manhattan's Union Square Park, Francisco Ramirez is setting up his chairs and a big sign that yells, "FREE ADVICE."<p>The park is packed with street musicians, chain-smoking chess players and preachers yelling predictions<p>Ramirez just wants to talk.<p>This seems like an …

Photo essay: Dedication, hope and joy in Malawi

<i>By Karen Walrond. This post originally appeared on her blog, Chookooloonks.</i><p><i>Karen recently traveled to Malawi with ONE Girls and Women and Heifer</i> …

Mobile Moms

Discuss Current Events in the Classroom with Flipboard

Many teachers use current events to bring perspective to history lessons, examine government systems at work, demonstrate science in action, or understand cultural and social issues. With a Flipboard magazine, students and teachers can easily collect articles and videos and instantly have a …

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 …