Posts Tagged "Passion For Learning"

She was a singer, an author, a poet, an activist, a mother and a friend to many. But Maya Angelou was also a master teacher. She died last week at her home in Winston-Salem, NC at age 86. Her...
Wed., June 4, 2014 10:02am
Each summer as teachers leave their classrooms for that much needed summer break many head for the solitude of a long vacation, a vacation combined with learning, plan a “staycation” or look for some...
Thu., May 22, 2014 6:00am
The Breman Museum is offering an opportunity to gain four PLUs through a summer workshop on the holocaust. The Birnbaum Summer Institute for Teaching the Holocaust is a five day workshop that...
Wed., May 21, 2014 11:44am
Canned New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson joined the ranks of the most memorable commencement speakers yesterday. Yes in her speech at Wake Forest University, she rallied grads to “show...
Tue., May 20, 2014 10:20am
Google is offering a preview of its new tool for teachers: Google Classroom. (You can apply for it here.) Google Classroom meshes the apps we’re already familiar with Google Docs, Drive and Gmail...
Mon., May 12, 2014 11:12am
Continuing our appreciation of teachers during National Teacher Appreciation Week, we’ve been following the twitter conversation under the hashtag #pbslovesteachers on the question “why do you love...
Thu., May 8, 2014 1:31pm
This Teacher Appreciation Weekvideo has been bouncing across the web this week. I thought I would share it too. It’s called: If I Knew Then: A Letter to Me on My First Day. In the video, veteran...
Wed., May 7, 2014 10:35am
Happy Teacher Appreciation Week, Educators! Yes we remembered. May 5-9 is the week set aside to pay you homage. What better way to acknowledge you than to actually ask you what you think about the...
Mon., May 5, 2014 10:32am
The voting is open for the 7th annual Doodle 4 Google contest. Now you can vote for Georgia’s Google Doodle entry. The deadline is May 9th. Vote here. The entry from Christine Anna Jeong, from...
Fri., May 2, 2014 8:43am
If you’re like me and can’t figure out what people on Facebook know about you, a marketing stunt can help. Ubisoft, the makers of the upcoming game Watchdogs has created a campaign for the video game...
Thu., April 24, 2014 1:40pm

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