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Thanks to new initiatives by President Obama, the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (collectively called the “STEM” fields) have been in the news more than ever for the past few months.

 

With the spotlight on STEM, it's got me wondering...

Dabbleboard is a free basic Web 2.0 tool. Web 2.0 tools are part of the read-write web, meaning that you can read the website and also add to it, or write on the page.

 

This site is a combination of a...

This year, my school will graduate our very first senior class. This momentous occasion is provoking conflicting emotions in the staff, from extreme joy and pride to extreme stress and frustration. 

 

In fact, my colleague who teaches 12th grade English has...

What can a teacher do if students just don’t care?

 

This question is one that plagues every teacher, as has becomes clear through my own teaching experience and almost every conversation I’ve had with teachers.

 

A recent string of blog posts capture the...

While teachers and classrooms are doing everything they can to differentiate and personalize instruction for every student, policy-makers are focusing on creating uniform standards across the map. Are these seemingly divergent paths moving in the right direction?

 

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