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5 Hobbies You Should Try Out in 2019

5 Hobbies You Should Try Out in 2019 As 2018 comes swiftly to an end you may wonder what exactly 2019 holds in store. Here are 5 hobbies you should try out in 2019. Perhaps you’re going back to the drawing board, or you’re already thinking of new entries for your New Year’s resolutions list.…
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Sir Ken Robinson will be Speaking at Patchogue-Medford High School

Sir Ken Robinson will be Speaking at Patchogue-Medford High School on November 15th DESCRIPTION An internationally recognized authority in creativity and innovation in education and business, Sir Ken Robinson is also one of the world’s leading speakers. Videos of his famous talks to the prestigious TED Conference are the most viewed in the history of the…
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Really Good Stuff LAUNCHES Digital Learning Collection

  Really Good Stuff Announces LAUNCH of Digital Learning Collection SHELTON, CT – September 24, 2018 – Really Good Stuff, a leading provider of educational tools and solutions for elementary school teachers, is turning the back-to-school blues into a celebration with the launch of Really Good Stuff Digital Learning Collection. Who says classwork can’t be…
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Culturally diverse characters are the stars in Heart Street Market!

  Culturally diverse characters are the stars in Heart Street Market™, the new game app for Hearts for Hearts Girls®. “Today’s parents—and their children—are actively looking for culturally diverse content. But most app developers aren’t delivering, especially when it comes to content targeting young girls. Heart Street Market™ plans to change that,” affirms Jen Crisanti, President…
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Thomas the Train to the RESCUE ~ Diversity, Gender Equality, & More!

Thomas the Train to the RESCUE ~ Diversity, Gender Equality, & More! Apparently, Mattel approached the United Nations about reinventing an old product, they focused on the UNs' Sustainable Development Goals — the 17 objectives in areas such as poverty, justice, and environmental degradation it aims to achieve by 2030. The toy company went with education,…
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How Airtame introduces new pedagogical opportunities for teachers

How Airtame introduces new pedagogical opportunities for teachers By Luke Richardson With the exponential growth in technology, classrooms are changing into active-collaborative learning spaces. Is the age of print textbooks slowly coming to an end? Teaching in classrooms is undergoing a sea of change, and things will be very different in the future. Students want…
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The Importance of Teaching Kindergarten Kids about the Weather

  [caption id="attachment_79594" align="aligncenter" width="400"] Photo by Jonathan Bowers on Unsplash[/caption] The Importance of Teaching Kindergarten Kids about the Weather Did you know that the USA ranked tenth in 2016 in a list of countries most affected by the extreme weather with subsequent damages amounting to approximately US$ 47.7 billion? This is something hard for kids to…
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EdAppTalk/TeachersWithApps

Every Thursday the Facebook group ‘Educational App Talk’ E.A.T. organizes a chat on different educational topics and features a variety of hosts. Participants are teachers, educators, parents, authors, and developers of educational applications. Chats are organized either as a presentation of innovative applications, done by the developer/company or as a broad discussion, where all participants share their…
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