Drug Education: Are Some Classes Too Young?

By Claire Teck Responsibility to alert kids to drug and STI risks Teaching about safe sex in schools is an often-debated part of the public effort to tackle the spread of sexually transmitted infections and the social problem of teen pregnancies.  Drugs

Drug Education: Are Some Classes Too Young?

By Claire Teck Responsibility to alert kids to drug and STI risks Teaching about safe sex in schools is an often-debated part of the public effort to tackle the spread of sexually transmitted infections and the social problem of teen pregnancies.  Drugs

2014 Spark! Lab Invent It Challenge

Press Release from ePals. ePals Corporation is an education media company and Global Learning Network.  ePals Corporation, an education media company and Global Learning Network, today announced the launch of its third annual Spark! Lab Invent It Challenge in partnership with the

2014 Spark! Lab Invent It Challenge

Press Release from ePals. ePals Corporation is an education media company and Global Learning Network.  ePals Corporation, an education media company and Global Learning Network, today announced the launch of its third annual Spark! Lab Invent It Challenge in partnership with the

Thoughts on the Mobile Classroom

Guest post by Claire Teck. Keep Taking the Tablets? As Google prepares to fight with Apple for a share of the fast-expanding market, educational apps are really taking off. It’s been shown that gaming and social media can inspire students, helping

Thoughts on the Mobile Classroom

Guest post by Claire Teck. Keep Taking the Tablets? As Google prepares to fight with Apple for a share of the fast-expanding market, educational apps are really taking off. It’s been shown that gaming and social media can inspire students, helping

SHSAT and Testing Stories

One day, I’d like to do a study on the impact of high stakes testing on families. There is a lot of research and opinion on the impact of testing on students and teachers, but very little (if any) on

SHSAT and Testing Stories

One day, I’d like to do a study on the impact of high stakes testing on families. There is a lot of research and opinion on the impact of testing on students and teachers, but very little (if any) on

Social Media Week Ideas for Teachers

Social Media Week is one of the two New York events that inspire me and inform my perspective on developing curriculum. The New York Comic Con is the other. While they may seem tangential at first glance to classroom teaching

Social Media Week Ideas for Teachers

Social Media Week is one of the two New York events that inspire me and inform my perspective on developing curriculum. The New York Comic Con is the other. While they may seem tangential at first glance to classroom teaching