Reading is Fundamental (in PBL) - New Tech Network
Blog by Andrew Larson One of the “Need to Knows” we get a lot in Magnify Learning PBL training sessions is, “how does one incorporate reading books into
Project Spotlight: The FEMA project - New Tech Network
Blog, Resources Rocket New Tech Teachers: Melissa Saldana and Emma Weatherly Course: Geo-Lit (combination AP Human Geography and AP Freshman English) Grade: 9 Driving
Let’s Talk Oral Communication - New Tech Network
Blog Learning how to effectively scaffold instruction for English Language Learners taught me that if you want to boost your students’ content understanding,
It’s Elementary: Revised Elementary NTN Rubrics - New Tech Network
Blog I’m really happy to announce that NTN has elementary rubrics at the 2nd and 5th grade level for each of our learning outcomes: Agency, Collaboration, Oral
Top 10 Ways to Make your Projects More Authentic - New Tech Network
Blog by Sarah Fiess, School Outreach Coordinator at Tech Valley High School in Albany, NY Each spring, similar versions of the same snarky joke make their way
PBL Project: It Just Gets Better Every Year - New Tech Network
Blog by Lisa Gottfried, Teacher, 3D and Game Design/Videography, New Technology High School This is my third year doing a board game project for my Game Design
Media Literacy: Five Ways Teachers Are Fighting Fake News | KQED
In an era of national attention to what's real and what isn't, we asked educators to share their strategies for helping students sort out fact from fiction.
Four Cs play powerful role in kindergarten schools
One in 10 elementary school students who were “far off track” in reading and math in a 2012 study were able to meet on-track college readiness benchmarks by eighth grade.
Let’s Take a PBL Pause - New Tech Network
Blog Being immersed in a Project- Based Learning environment can be, um, taxing, sometimes. Asking kids to manage projects in every class is a lot to ask.
Four Key Ingredients for The Teacher PD Revolution | Getting Smart
By Jennifer Pieratt - The message is clear: teachers want new, more deeply engaging PD. Here's how to start a teacher PD revolution in your community.
Winton Woods Project-Based Learning Overview - New Tech Network
Video Winton Woods City Schools is joining the educational transformation that is happening across the country through a partnership with New Tech Network, a