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“SlingShot”: How an Innovation Mindset Can Change the World

As a parent or an educator, there are lots of opportunities to create conversations about innovation and problem solving with students after they watch the documentary "SlingShot" about Dean Kamen's quest to solve the world's water crisis.

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Your Students can be “Makers”: 16 Projects Invented by Teachers

New York City, The Big Apple, a global hub for innovation and invention from the Otis elevator through the MakerBot 3D printer. The perfect location for teachers to flex their own innovation and invention muscles at Design, Do, Discover 2015.

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Summer Brain Drain Prevention: Opportunities for Students, Teachers and Parents

Summer brain drain shouldn’t be viewed as an opportunity lost. Instead, summer break should be seen as an opportunity for parents, community and business leaders to create unique learning experiences for students.

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Slow Jam The Poem: A Jimmy Fallon Inspired Lesson Plan

What do you get when you cross Jimmy Fallon with a creative Language Arts class? An awesome "Slow Jam The Poem" lesson plan. Fallon is just too talented. In fact, I believe he could do just about anything sometimes like be a high school educator. If that was the case, his lesson plan would look like this.

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Most Likely to Succeed: A Film About What School Could Be

With stubbornly high levels of young adult unemployment and underemployment, "Most Likely To Succeed" explores the broken bargain that diplomas equal employability.

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Literacy Design Collaborative (LDC) is a national community of educators providing a teacher-designed and research-proven framework, online tools, and resources for creating literacy-rich assignments and courses across content areas.

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MoveNote: A Very Noteworthy #EdTech App

Introducing, MoveNote. A noteworthy tool that can be used flip the classroom, practice presenting, share best practices and teach from a distance.

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Hut 1, Hut 2: Literature Class on a Football Field

Have you discovered your classroom to be a bit too confined for creativity? Just head to the football field. Go long!

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