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New Blog Series: Using EdTech to Implement the NGSS (#NGSSedtech)
February 3, 2016 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: EdTech, STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers

We’re launching a new blog series that will highlight innovative technology that can help science teachers implement NGSS in their classroom — technology that facilitates deeper learning, inquiry, and collaboration. Stay tuned!

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Geocaching In STEM Classrooms — Using High Tech Hide & Seek to Engage Students
November 4, 2015 | By: Doug Williams  
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Category: STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers

Geocaching opens a new, real-world experience for STEM students of all ages and backgrounds. Here’s how teachers are using it to engage students.

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INFOGRAPHIC: Games vs Game-based Learning vs Gamification
October 10, 2015 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: EdTech, STEM News & Views

In mainstream media, there’s no shortage of buzz on games, game-based learning, and gamification. But how many people know the difference between the three?

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Democratizing Ed Tech: Why Everyone Should Read “The Ed Tech Developer’s Guide”
April 30, 2015 | By: Willow Becker  
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Category: EdTech, Tools for Teachers

The Ed Tech Developer’s Guide was released by the Dept. of Ed. Is this the beginning of wrangling in the edtech beast?

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How to Use Reddit to Pump Up Your STEM Classroom and PLN
February 13, 2015 | By: Willow Becker  
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Category: EdTech, Tools for Teachers

Intimidated by Reddit? You’re not alone. Here how to use Reddit, and awesome 10 subreddits to pump up your PLN and STEM classroom.

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7 Red-Hot Project-Based Learning Trends to Ignite Your STEM Classroom in 2015
January 6, 2015 | By: Willow Becker  
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If you thought project-based learning was gone, get ready to have your world rocked! These 7 trends prove that 2015 will be the year STEM goes PBL for good.

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25 STEM Education Apps You Need in 2015
December 29, 2014 | By: Willow Becker  
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Category: EdTech, STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers, Uncategorized

We present the best, boldest, and brightest STEM education apps that will keep your students ready to “rock the STEM” for another amazing year!

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Data, Data Everywhere But Not a Drop to Drink
April 25, 2014 | By: Laurie Kreindler  
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Category: EdTech

Students currently spend a lot of classroom time being tested, but how often do they directly benefit from these national tests? What if we turned the paradigm on its head?

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