STEM Resources; Environmental-Action Projects; 7 How-To Videos; Media Literacy

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Edutopia News. What Works in Education.
APR 16, 2014

Get Outside to Learn!

Use Outdoor Projects for Deeper Learning (with Benefits for People and the Planet)
Environmental-Action Projects for Earth Day
Use Earth Day as a springboard to engage students in project-based learning.

Make Earth Day a Global Learning Day
Bring a global perspective to Earth Day with these 5+ helpful STEM resources.

Earth Day Lesson Plans and Reading Lists
Need some inspiration? Dig into this big list for some quick and fun classroom ideas.

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Watch this Video7 Earth Day Videos
Use these quick (and fun!) videos to help kids feel like they can make a difference for our planet.



Avoiding the Trap of "Q & A Teaching"

Say What? 5 Ways to Get Students to Listen

Using Humor in the Classroom

Teaching Adolescents How to Evaluate the Quality of Online Information

10 Apps for Math Fluency


Let Kids Get Their Hands DirtyWhat are some strategies for getting kids to care about nature? Check out these educator-tested tips.


Bye, Bye Paper!Prize: Boogie Board eWriter Bundle ($210 value!)
Deadline: April 20, 2014

Enter the Giveaway



Ecotech Grants for STEM learning projects from the Captain Planet Foundation
Grants are designed for schools or non-profit organizations that use innovation, nature-based design, or new uses for technology to address environmental issues in their communities.
Prize: Multiple grants of $2,500 available
Deadline: May 31, 2014

Check out the big list of Educational Grants and Resources, updated weekly.


 WEBINAR  Citizens in the Making: Inspiring Students to Engage in Transformative Civic Learning
When: April 22, 2014, 10:00 a.m. PDT / 1:00 p.m. EDT

See more Educational Webinars, Unconferences, and Conferences, also updated weekly.



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