What Will $1,000,000 Buy?

Reprinted from Exchange Every Day by Child Care Information Exchange: What Will $1 Million Buy? April 26, 2007 The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.Helen Keller Did you ever play the game, “What would you …

By-pass Pizza Hut’s BOOK-IT Program

The Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood writes: As part of our ongoing effort to counter commercialism in schools, CCFC is encouraging parents and educators to stop schools from using Pizza Hut BOOK IT! programs.  BOOK IT! is one of corporate America’s most insidious school-based brand promotions. It reaches 22 million …

Edutopia – ‘Information and Inspiration for Innovative Teaching…’

Edutopia is a free online and print magazine from the George Lucas Educational Foundation which offers ‘information and inspiration for innovative teaching in K-12 schools.’  It’s a must for any educator, and offers a great collection of articles, multimedia, teaching modules and more.  The eNewsletters are well worth subscribing to. …

Edison TILT Blog

Edison Elementary in Eugene, OR, is the recent recipient of a large tech grant. They’ve now started their own blog to share their ideas and progress as they learn to use wireless laptops, a smartboard and other state-of-the-art technology* for education. “Here you can find updates about the TILT Project. …