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How to Build Self-Assessment Into Jampacked High School Classes

Most high school teachers are familiar with students who obsess over every missed point on an assignment. It’s annoying; and many teachers wish …

As Corporate World Moves Toward Curated ‘Microlearning,’ Higher Ed Must Adapt

Just outside the walls of the ivory tower, a transformation is underway in the world of corporate learning, and those of us at colleges and …

Higher Education

Six essential steps to present data persuasively

<b>“The graphic method has considerable superiority for the exposition of statistical facts over the tabular. A heavy bank of figures is grievously</b> …


Leopoly's 3D Printable Modeling App Expands to Schools, Businesses

The lack of easy to use, accessible software for 3D modeling is often considered to be one of the biggest hurdles to a larger involvement by the mass …

Photos: 10 creative 3D printing initiatives in classrooms around the world

MakerBot Academy<p>MakerBot Academy is a STEM initiative to put a MakerBot desktop 3D printer in every classroom in America. Any full-time teacher can …

How Pitsco's 3D printing curriculum is changing the way STEM is taught in the classroom

Pitsco, a leader in STEM curriculums for K-12 schools, has been successfully implementing 3D printing in classrooms all over the country. Learn how …

3D Printing the Imagination: Educating for the Future

Kaye Ebelt is an inspired educator and life-long learner who has a BA in Elementary Education, ME in Computer technology, and MS in Science …

Response: With 3D Printers, 'You're Only Limited By Your Imagination!'

Laura Blankenship, David Malpica, David Thornburg, and Terry Graff have contributed commentaries on the role of 3D Printers in The Maker Movement.

Maker Spaces and 3D Printing

<i>This article was submitted by Salisbury High School Library Media Teacher, Mrs. Robin Burns.</i><p>This February, Salisbury High School joined the maker …

3D Printing in Classrooms: Better Lessons Needed

I wrote a post not that long ago about searching for lessons posted online that involved using a 3D printer in the classroom. I started a doc, …

3-D Printing Becomes Accessible for High School Teachers

Imagine a classroom where teens design and manufacture a chess set, a scanner or even a prosthetic hand, for pennies on the dollar.<p>While it may seem …

New Future Takes Shape for 3D Printers in Schools

3D printing tools have been around for decades. Until recently, they were too expensive for many schools to justify. But with newer, budget-friendly …

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Take It From the Top: Making Superintendents 'Future Ready'

column | Policy<p>Take It From the Top: Making Superintendents 'Future Ready'<p>By Mary Jo Madda (Columnist)     Nov 5, 2014<p>Superintendents gather at a …

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Students @ECSUpperSchool experienced Google Glass, Video Making, Podcasting, Arduino, Gaming & More at #TRETC2014! http://t.co/ekKDUumJEa”