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  • Teaching with Project-Based Learning Projects

    Project based learning shifts the focus from the teacher to the students. In this approach, the students are tasked to come up with concrete products of what they have learned about a topic. This encourages authentic learning is initiated and made possible...
    By Suzanne Florin May 28, 2011 

  • Resources for Teachers and Students of Latin - Part 6: North and Hillard's Latin Prose Composition

    The sixth in a series of articles aiming to enable teachers and students of Latin to make informed decisions regarding the purchase and use of textbooks and grammars. In this article, North and Hillard's Latin Prose Composition for Schools is reviewed...
    By Byrhtwold June 30, 2009 

  • Resources for Teachers and Students of Latin - Part 5: Hyde's Latin Unseen Translation

    The fifth in a series of articles aiming to enable teachers and students of Latin to make informed decisions regarding the purchase and use of textbooks and grammars. In this article, Roy Hyde's Latin Unseen Translation is reviewed.
    By Byrhtwold June 30, 2009 


  • Resources for Teachers and Students of Latin - Part 1: Kennedy

    The second in a series of articles aiming to enable teachers and students of Greek to make informed decisions regarding the purchase and use of textbooks and grammars. In this article, Kennedy's Revised Latin Primer, edited and further revised by...
    By Byrhtwold June 30, 2009 

  • Geography ABC's ~ Indonesia

    Come learn about the home of the Dani tribe and the Ngada people. Find out what the world's largest flower is called. Explore Indonesia.
    By Susan December 29, 2008 

  • Geography ABC's ~ Germany

    Did you know...that more than one third of Germany is forest?
    By Susan December 29, 2008 


  • Geography ABC's ~ Mongolia

    Do you know what three sports held during the Naadam festival? Or a buuz is? Come and learn about Mongolia.
    By Susan December 29, 2008 

  • "Flipped: Doing Hard Time" A Video Review

    "Flipped: Doing Hard Time" is an educational video by Discovery Education. This review will help educated decided if the video is appropriated for their classrooms.
    By goldwriter December 29, 2008 

  • "Babies Can’t Say No: Substance Abuse During Pregnancy" A Video and Lesson Plan Review

    "Babies Can’t Say No: Substance Abuse During Pregnancy" is a 23-minute video distributed by Discovery Education. This video is meant to educate students in grade 9-12 on the dangers of consuming drugs and alcohol while pregnant.
    By goldwriter December 1, 2008 
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