Award for Innovative Use of Educational Technology
itslearning has launched its inaugural The Heart of Education award program to honor K–12 teachers who are using technology in new and engaging ways to connect with their students. Teachers interested in submitting to the award can visit itslearning’s Teachers’ Lounge to enter. Submissions will be judged on the innovative and creative ways teachers are using technology in their instructional process, as well as their results. A winner in each of two categories—K–8 and 9–12—will receive a $5,000 grant.
Johns Hopkins Schoolof Education is on the frontlines shaping how the education profession responds to the challenges brought on by the novel coronavirus. A trove of timely and relevant research, expertise, guidance, and resources are intended to help families, teachers, and district leaders emerge from the crisis stronger than ever.
Works of art are special kinds of historical sources that spark inquiry in the classroom in remarkable ways. Developed by educators at the Art Institute of Chicago, Art + History is an innovative method for using art as a primary source for historical inquiry.