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Whole Numbers Tags: math, mathematics, maths, arithmetic, numbers, whole, whole numbers, education – By mathdoubts Equation of a Circle, when Circle touches x-axis Tags: math, geometry, circles, mathematics, education, teaching, science, learning, teach, circle equation, equation of circle – By mathdoubts Posted from Diigo. The rest of Look Up! Educator Network group favorite links are here. Continue reading news (weekly)

BuildAPlane Teachers’ Day 2014 – July 29

Teachers’ Day 2014 July 29, 2014 Teachers’ Day 2014 – Online Registration INSTRUCTIONS: Complete the form below to register for the 2014 event. Registration is free but space is limited. http://buildaplane.org/teachers_day_register.php Build A Plane will acknowledge enrollment in Teacher’s Aviation Day via email, and my registration packet is available for pickup at the event from 7:30-8:30am, July 29th, 2014. Teachers participating in this event can receive Continuing Education credit Teachers completing the Teacher’s Aviation Day will be given free admission into AirVenture 2014 for July 29, 2014. A registration confirmation will be sent in early July along with other event … Continue reading BuildAPlane Teachers’ Day 2014 – July 29

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Sharing Creative Works – CC Wiki Students can learn about Creative Commons licenses by watching this slideshow explaining Creative Commons. Creative Commons licenses grant permission to use an author’s work with proper attribution (meaning you have to credit the person who shared the image). Tags: digitalliteracy, images, resources, teaching Continue reading news (weekly)

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Games apps for a Christmas list – AOPA “Many of you will probably receive a smartphone or tablet during the holiday season. While you should include the necessary aviation apps, you also need to have some fun. So below are five aviation game apps for you to consider for your device. These are not endorsements of any app.” Tags: mobile, games, aviation – By valerie taylor Six ‘pioneers’ to join aviation hall of fame – AOPA “Six aviation trail-blazers including the first female U.S. jet airline captain, an Apollo astronaut, an air racer, a record-setting test pilot, and a pair … Continue reading news (weekly)

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About Us | Stemnet “STEMNET (the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Network) creates opportunities to inspire young people in STEM. We do this by working with thousands of schools, colleges and STEM employers, to enable young people of all backgrounds and abilities to meet inspiring role models, understand real world applications of STEM subjects and experience hands-on STEM activities that motivate, inspire and bring learning and career opportunities to life.” Tags: k-8, stem, resources – By valerie taylor Cruise through a collider | Science News “tour the Large Hadron Collider and other CERN experiments in 360-degree photo panoramas online. Virtual … Continue reading news (weekly)

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Ideas for Digital Citizenship PBL Projects | Edutopia “Students understand human, cultural, and societal issues related to technology and practice legal and ethical behavior. a. Advocate and practice safe, legal and responsible use of information and technology. b. Exhibit a positive attitude toward using technology that supports collaboration, learning and productivity. c. Demonstrate personal responsibility for lifelong learning. d. Exhibit leadership for digital citizenship.” Tags: k-8, PBL, teaching, healthykids – By valerie taylor Posted from Diigo. The rest of Look Up! Educator Network group favorite links are here. Continue reading news (weekly)

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Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories | Making the world a better place, one Evil Mad Scientist at a time. more engineering than science, electronics, robotics Tags: k-8, engineering, activities – By valerie taylor Science Friday “Science Friday lesson plans are based on our popular Science Friday Videos and are created for us by the New York Hall of Science.” Tags: k-8, science, videos, lesson, resources – By valerie taylor 4 Phases of Inquiry-Based Learning: A Guide For Teachers “Inquiry-based learning is an approach that can easily accommodate project-based learning, challenge-based learning, place-based education, blended learning, and other trends in education.” Tags: … Continue reading news (weekly)