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Jan 15, 2019


Project Mapping Great Women in History

The SPARK Movement—a movement by and for girls aged 13–22—is aiming to put women on the map. The “Women on the Map” project works inside Google’s free Field Trip app to pinpoint locations connected to great women from history. 

Nov 15, 2018


Donor Site Aligning Tech Requests with Tech Policies

The crowdfunding website DonorsChoose is making it easier for teachers to determine whether their technology requests are in line with what their school districts can support.

Nov 15, 2018


Award for Excellence in Engineering Science Education

The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) and Northrup Grumman Foundation annually present one Excellence in Engineering Education Award to recognize the importance of integrating high-quality engineering instruction into science classrooms and the critical need to make students proficient in practices used by engineers in the field.

Educational technology programs offered online through Penn State World Campus.

Oct 15, 2018

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Expand your skills in instructional design and learn to evaluate the impact of technology on learning. The educational technology programs offered online through Penn State World Campus, in collaboration with the College of Education, can help you incorporate the use of technology and the internet to more effectively engage learners and improve the quality of their learning experiences. Courses are taught by the same faculty who teach in residence. The Education programs have been consistently ranked in the top 10 by U.S. News & World Report. Choose from the following programs:

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Oct 15, 2018

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Enter the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow contest and challenge your students to positively impact their community while winning technology for your school. By applying today, you will immediately unlock your opportunity to raise funds for new technology and supplies for your classroom on, and Samsung will match 50 percent of the amount raised, turning every $20 donation into $30, or $100 into $150 (up to $600). Quantity is limited, so apply now.

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