Augmented Reality Training For Student Teachers

The University of Wyoming is preparing to use augmented reality training for student teachers, enabling them to “teach” a class of digital students projected onto a screen.  Each scenario is different, and the scenarios will be true to life, controlled by...

Sharing STEM Resources with Teachers

What started as an informal gathering for sharing STEM resources with teachers has become a regular monthly meeting held in different locations. This week, the meeting which is now known as Teacher Tuesday will be held at Morton Junior High School. The group meets the...

Boosting Reading Skills and Literacy

The goal of recent teacher training in Schenectady is to be boosting reading skills and literacy. Teachers have discovered that when they get students to sit in small groups and discuss a book they have read, a lot goes into helping them develop the ability to have...

Taking the Mystery Out of Math

Taking the mystery out of math is one of the objectives for a group of teachers who are seeking to improve the quality of their instruction and engage students. “There is continual research done on how we learn, how we best think,” said Donna Kirk,...