Our Math department is hesitant to give up the idea of students purchasing graphing calculators now that we are moving to BYOD. Any thoughts or words of wisdom from schools who have handled this situation?See More
"sort of. I designed a simple Drupal CMS and organized it by units, when the units were taught, what department it was taught in and user. We wanted to get cmapper but felt it was a bit pricey and the learning curve was to great for many teachers.…"
"Thanks for the pointers Jenni. The school guidance counseler and I are getting ready for a parent night that initially was supposed to focus on social media. We decided that expanding the conversation to include adolescent behavior patterns of…"
Our 9th grade English teachers want to take the current english class and turn it into a full blown world lit class. They are interested in including important titles, both classic and current, from many world regions. Does anyone have a similar class and could you share the reading list?
"Walt Whitman's poetry is an excellent source for classroom reading. He is considered the father of American poetry and certainly a poet of democracy. LEAVES OF GRASS (1855) is his most notable collection and it includes one of his most famous…"
I have a teacher who'd like to include some period pieces in her social studies classes this fall. She'd like the poetry to be written from Colonial times through the 1880's Any ideas or resources would be great.
I was wondering if you ever developed the online Java course for students? My sys admin, who used to teach the Java course at Greenhills, left this year for greener pastures. School administrators will not hire to teach one classfor such a…"
"Welcome to the Ning, Jan. There is plenty here for everyone. I saw your comment about Firstclass. We are considering Google Apps for Education - which allows you to keep you to keep you school's domain name in your email address. There is a…"
Welcome to the Ning, Jan. There is plenty here for everyone. I saw your comment about Firstclass. We are considering Google Apps for Education - which allows you to keep you to keep you school's domain name in your email address. There is a Google Apps group on this ning - join it and see the discussion.