Dec 13, 2019 2019-12-13
By Taylor Kremer
Each month we publish blogs and several newsletters full of digital learning, funding, professional growth, social media, and STEM resources. Below are items from our blogs and newsletters that educators turned to the most in November.
1. Bolster Emotional Learning In and Out of the Classroom
In the last few years, social and emotional learning (SEL) has increasingly become one of the most prevalent topics in education. This blog outlines three strategies to begin incorporating SEL into your classroom.
2. Google Earth Virtual Tour of Locations Forming an Alphabet
One of the most intriguing virtual tours on Google Earth is Reading the ABCs from Space. Developed by NASA, this tour is comprised of 26 chapters that reveal locations that form an alphabet, such as a coral reef in the shape of a "J" or the intersection of two lakes that resembles a "V."
3. Handbook for Teaching Media Literacy
Imagine-X is a series of free curriculum-aligned resources that link STEM subjects to real people who have used their skills to make the world a better place.
4. Traveling Lab Providing Hands-on Science Learning Experiences
The Curiosity Cube is a traveling cargo container fitted with labs, virtual-reality technology, and other resources to give students a hands-on experience when learning about science.
5. Six Steps to Crafting a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign
With all of the great success stories out there about crowdfunding, you may be wondering if it's time to give it a try. This blog outlines the steps you can take craft a compelling campaign for your classroom project.