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I would like to gain some perspective on how ereaders (other than ipads) are being used in classrooms or school libraries, but have been un…

Started by Julet Barton

4 May 5, 2011
Reply by Julet Barton

DOE iPad Apple Store resources

This evening was the kick off event for a monthly "iPads and the NYCDOE" series at the SoHo Apple store.   Great event, great turn out (Cha…

Started by Christopher M. Casal

0 Apr 6, 2011

using Wacom tablets with elementary/middle school students?

I've used tablets for higher-level design/production (Photoshop/Painter/Illustrator, etc.) projects but can anyone recommend good uses or s…

Started by Michael Steinberg

3 Apr 6, 2011
Reply by Christopher M. Casal

How to create online magazines from Word docs?

Hi folks,   I have four eighth grade humanities classes creating feature articles on World War II topics (double-columns, drop caps, wrap-a…

Started by Michael Steinberg

3 Mar 29, 2011
Reply by Christopher M. Casal

ePals and the DOE

I saw this press release over the summer and forgot about it until today: Basically th…

Started by Christopher M. Casal

14 Mar 28, 2011
Reply by Christopher M. Casal

Google in Ed - How Are You Using It?

We'd like to hear how you are using Google in the classroom In preparation for our upcoming professional development sessions: Get Going w…

Started by Lisa Nielsen

2 Mar 26, 2011
Reply by Lisa Nielsen

Sharing curriculi

Since we all create our own technology curriculi pretty much from scratch, I think it could be helpful for all of us to see what everyone e…

Started by Kathleen Gerard

4 Mar 3, 2011
Reply by kathleen

15 Undergraduate Credits in Chemistry-FREE

I have 5 open seats for teachers who possess strong math and technology skills to participate in a 15 Undergraduate Credit Program through…

Started by Science Christine

0 Feb 3, 2011

Getting Great Software back on FAMIS

There's a really great software product called MicroWorlds that use to be on the FAMIS list, but got dropped when distributors changed. I'v…

Started by Nick Rubinfier

2 Feb 1, 2011
Reply by Nick Rubinfier

Community Partnerships

I think it would be really helpful to create a database with information about community organizations to support educators that want to fo…

Started by Thea Laforestrie

2 Jan 25, 2011
Reply by Francine F Cornelius


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