Category Archives: Grab Bag

March is Women’s History Month

[ March 8, 2015; ] March marks the annual celebration of Women’s History Month, with March 8 set aside as International Women’s Day. Start with Images of Science to help students learn about diversity within science, 4000 Years of Women in Science for a thorough background piece, and Young Women in Science: Forging New Pathways to learn what the next generation of scientists are up to.

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Interested in educational technology and how it applies to teaching?

#edtechchat on Monday Nights
Wikispaces teachers are always exploring how to use technology in innovative new ways. When we find gems in the community like Susan Bearden, we are eager to share how they are helping teachers find great learning opportunities! Susan is the co-moderator of the weekly #edtechchat that takes place on Twitter every Monday […]

‘Signglasses’: New Glass App Augments Visual Learning for Deaf Students

The full potential of Google Glass is still being tapped, but a new application for the wearable technology is helping deaf students explore the universe.
A group at Brigham Young University has been hard at work on “Signglasses,” a special app that projects American Sign Language narration onto a Google Glass lens during presentations. In a […]