A Short Guide to iPad Basics for Teachers (and other first-time iPad users) – iPad Apps for Schools

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We often hear people comment about how intuitive it is to use an iPad. While that is certainly true for many people, it’s not true for all people. Joanne Villis has put together a nice little guide…

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NASA Astronauts Complete Interior Tests of Boeing’s CST-100 Spacecraft | Parabolic Arc

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Two NASA astronauts conducted flight suit evaluations inside a fully outfitted test version of The Boeing Company’s CST-100 spacecraft July 22, the first time the world got a glimpse of the crew capsule’s interior.

 

“The astronauts always enjoy getting out and looking at the vehicles and sharing their experiences with these commercial providers,” said Kathy Lueders, deputy manager of NASA’s Commercial Crew Program (CCP).

 

Boeing is one of three American companies working with CCP to develop safe, reliable and cost-effective crew transportation systems during NASA’s Commercial Crew Integrated Capability (CCiCap) initiative, which is intended to make commercial human spaceflight services available for government and commercial customers.

 

 

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Math Project Ideas Provide Examples of Project Based Learning

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These 170 math projects, from schools across the US, provide overviews, activities, assessment rubrics, work product descriptions, and ideas for reflection.

Thomas Adams‘s insight:

If you are a math facilitator in a PBL school you need to bookmark this.

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