Category Archives: Critical Thinking

March 13 is Digital Learning Day

[ March 13, 2015; ] Digital Learning Day, March 13, focuses on giving students the opportunity to learn in an increasingly digital environment everyday. The event raises awareness about digital learning instructional practices and the effective use of technology in K–12 classrooms, ensuring that every child has the opportunity to learn in an innovative, digital environment. Exposing students to a technologically […]

Observe Earth Hour on Sat March 28, 2015 from 8:30pm-9:30pm

[ March 28, 2015; 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] Join Earth Hour 2015 on Saturday, March 28, at 8:30 p.m. (local time), when people from more than 160 nations turn off their lights as part of a global, rolling blackout. This event, organized by the World Wildlife Fund, urges individuals, businesses, and governments to power down for one hour as a demonstration of their commitment to protecting the […]

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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