Massively Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

As newer technologies reach the classroom, a popular trend is bringing the classroom online with Massively Open Online Courses (MOOCs). This format is interesting because it offers open source courses to students K12 through College. There are a number of online...

5 Back To School Tips For Principals

August is just around the corner and a great time for educators and administrators to start planning for the start of a new academic year with these 5 back to school tips for principals. From bolstering staff moral and working with peripheral staff to implementing...

STEM Day Camp For Girls

We’ve heard over and over again unique and exciting ways educators are leveraging summer camps and cutting edge technology to pique student interest in STEM subjects. Well, here’s another riveting example of educators taking an innovative approach to...

A Fresh Approach To Teacher Evaluations

As state requirements shift and some states link teacher compensation to student achievement, the rules are also changing for how teachers are evaluated. A new mandate in Virginia made student achievement a significant part of teacher evaluations. Focusing on more...

EurekaFest – Inspiring Young Inventors

Established in 1994 at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, The Lemelson-MIT Program aims to honor established and aspiring inventors. The program works to bolster and celebrate inventors’ ingenuity, creativity, and innovation and works to fund projects...