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Happy Digital Learning Day, February 1st!

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, February 1, 2012 - 3:59am

Did you know that today is the first annual Digital Learning Day? What's that? Established by the Alliance for Excellent Education, it's a day to focus on technology and innovative learning in the classroom. To get...

Where Would Our Children Be Without Spell Check?

Rachel Daniels - Wednesday, May 2, 2012 - 12:35pm

So, its obvious that technology is changing the world, as we know it, and most of it starts in the classrooms. However, do you feel as if all of this technology at such a young age is taking away the simple fundamentals...

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Classroom Content in Honor of Neil Armstrong

Heather Neal - Monday, August 27, 2012 - 4:25am

Neil Armstrong passed away on Aug. 25, 2012 at the age of 82. Armstrong was the first person to set foot on the moon during the 1969 Apollo 11 mission. In his career at NASA, he held numerous roles, including engineer...

PBS Teachers Innovator Awards 2012

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, October 12, 2012 - 6:47am

Do you use technology in the classroom in an innovative way? Care to share? If you do so you could win a PBS Teachers Innovator Award. Entries are being accepted now. The deadline is December 12, 2012. You can...

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Will.I.Am on Making Tech the New Celebrity

Heather Neal - Friday, January 4, 2013 - 5:39am

Will.I.Am is one member of the pop group The Black Eyed Peas. He’s also a business star in the technology field. Intel Corp. appointed him director of creative innovation a couple of years ago. He recorded “Reach for...

Don Wettrick (middle) has created The Focus Show Online, finding outstanding classrooms using social media.

Tech Thursday: Don Wettrick and The Focus Show Online

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, January 31, 2013 - 5:52am

If you don’t love Twitter, you should. Through Twitter you can meet and make contact with some of the most intriguing, energetic and inspiring educators across the country who are doing amazing things worth imitating -...

Skype uses internet connection to communicate.

Tech Thursday: Skype on a Sick Day

Krystyn Busby - Thursday, February 7, 2013 - 5:11am

Recently, one Georgia teacher’s child fell victim to the flu, so she did what was necessary and stayed home with her son. Fortunately, a substitute teacher was available to continue the lesson plans that were...

Kenyan teen Richard Turere came up with "lion lights" to save his family's cattle.

Inspiration Kenyan Teen Lion Stopping Light Inventor

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, February 27, 2013 - 6:13am

How can you convince your students that there is a future science, technology, engineering and math genius living inside of them and they just don’t know it? Share the story of Kenyan teen Richard Turere with them....

Relive the same moments, over and over...

Life Through an Ultra-Wide Lens

Victoria Bostic - Thursday, February 28, 2013 - 10:53am

As video specialist, and queen of equipment inventory here in the Education and New Media department, I get first dibs on any new cameras and accessories that come in…I love, love, love this part of my job! Just last...

CEISMC Offering FREE STEM Professional Learning Courses!

Patrice Weaver - Tuesday, April 9, 2013 - 11:35am

Our neighbor here in Midtown Atlanta, Georgia Tech, has a place that is dedicated to the enhancement of STEM education for students and teachers. The Center for Education Integrating Science, Mathematics, and Computing...

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