Foreign Language Instruction Rebooted with Technology

Interaction with students has changed in the 21st century, and even foreign language instruction rebooted with technology is changing how students learn Spanish teacher Michele Lowers can remember when high school classroom technology was overhead projectors and film...

Snow Days of the 21st Century

Snow days of the 21st century are different from those of a previous era, when a snow day was a day for enjoying fin in the winter weather and not thinking about school.  Today’s snow days are cyber days.  Kids still attend school, but online at home, when roads...

Students Grow Food and Feed Rescue Animals

Learning about sustainable agriculture and ecosystems is fun when students grow food and feed rescue animals with the food that they grow. Students at Bloomington Junior High School  are maintaining four indoor gardens and some rescue animals with hydroponics, which...

High School Students Monitoring Earthquakes with NASA

A new project called the Global Earthquake Forecasting System has high school students monitoring earthquakes with NASA. In Kitchikan, Alaska, students in the Tribal Scholars Program began the cutting edge research recently to identify early earthquake signals....