Katie Almonte

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Comic Louie Anderson Modeled His 'Baskets' Role After His Own Mom

Comic Louie Anderson has had a hugely successful stand-up career for the past 30 years, but he admits he wasn't a very good actor early on. "I didn't know who I was or how to do it," he tells <i>Fresh Air's</i> Terry Gross.<p>Now, at 62, Anderson is delivering a standout performance on the FX comedy series</i> …

A look ahead: Personalized learning, coding and sharing

<i>Editor's note: Leading up to ISTE, one of the largest education technology conferences in the world, we asked educators and administrators to reflect</i> …

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What does it take to be a citizen who thrives in the 21st Century?

21 Nov 2014<p>John Thornberry and Adam Jefford discuss the value of creative-led investigation and the development of 21st century skills across the …

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Two Case Studies: How Connected Educators Can Transform Schools

Hupp was uniquely positioned for the job since he’d worked as both a social studies teacher in the district. But he says it still took time for …

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“It has to be about a shared interest and it has to be about making, producing and creating,” she said. “The places that we’ve seen it happen most …

Best Practices for Writing History on the Web

Tablet Reading. Source: Pabak Sarkar, Flickr Commons<p><i>By Sean Kheraj</i><p>As more of our reading moves from print to screens, learning how to write on the …

How BYOD Programs Can Fuel Inquiry Learning

Asking the right questions, developing a research approach, collaboratively deciding on a grading rubric and using all the tools available to …

5 questions about the Hobby Lobby case and contraceptive coverage

Credit: Tony Gutierrez/Associated Press<p>The Supreme Court will hear arguments on Tuesday in two related cases which involve a challenge to regulations …

A Guide to World War I Materials (Virtual Programs & Services, Library of Congress)

Compiled by Kenneth Drexler, Digital Reference Specialist<p>I want you for the U.S. Army nearest recruiting station.<br>James Montgomery Flagg.<br>1 print …

A hundred years of American politics, in one GIF

By Christopher Ingraham<p>, Reporter<p>If you want to understand the evolution of American politics over the past 100 years, you could do a lot worse than watching the GIF above, which shows party control by Congressional district from 1918 to 2012. The maps were put together by Jonathan Davis, a …

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Chapter 10, 227 Quote Teahers are often tempted to tell what they know. No amt of info (theory or fact) in itself improves insight and judgement. …

Comment on Best Sites for Primary Documents in World History by Pete Campo

Would you know where to get complete replica copies of the Munich Agreement in ALL Four languages: English, French, Italian and German?

ParticiPoll - Add Interactive Polls to PowerPoint

ParticiPoll is a service that you can use to add interactive polls to your PowerPoint presentations. Your polls are created and delivered within your …

Vicki Davis- How a tablet can make you a more effective teacher

History of the First World War in 100 moments | News | The Independent

Composite images put moments from the conflict in the present day<p>A quarter of its staff enlisted to fight, but there was also important work to be …

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Check out our schedule of summer and fall webinars for educators. Visit the National Archives without leaving your school or home! Our interactive …