Tech Conference Tidbits

| February 19, 2013

After hearing Ken Shelton speak I now have a new goal: to create a “goosebump moment” every day in the classroom.

Facebook In The Classroom

| September 22, 2012

Many classrooms around the world are beginning to use Facebook as a way to teach history.  Creating a chronological timeline of historical events on Facebook is a great way to engage students.  Below is a video of how one school is using Facebook in their classroom.  

3 Steps for 21st Century Learning

| June 29, 2009

This is a short video by Jackie Halaw on how to begin converting your classroom to a 21st century class. 3 Steps for 21st Century Learning

Holocaust Project

| May 22, 2009

This year I gave students in my class the opportunity to earn extra credit by researching the Holocaust and designing a project for the St. Louis Holocaust Museum Art & Writing Contest. 27 Teens Win 2009 Holocaust Museum Art & Writing Contest via kwout My students learned a lot about the Holocaust during their research […]