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Using the Content Repository in Project Share

The Project Share Content Repository is a rich educational resource for teachers and students.  It combines outstanding multimedia, lesson plans, interactive tools, articles and more from content providers such as, The New York Times,  NASA, PBS, PhET, and more.  With a simple key word search you will be able to access and “bookmark” these resources […]

Inst Tech Updates: Social Studies, Math and Project Share

Hello readers! Some of you get these announcements, but in case you don’t there are three important new releases for you to check out. 1. Project Share is now on Twitter! Follow them @projectsharetx They will be tweeting about Project Share announcements, updates, and available courses and content. 2. OnTrack End of Course for World […]

Join us after school next Monday for a special treat….

iDevices Webinar – Locally Hosted, Free To Attend

Region XIII Instructional Technology is thrilled to host a free webinar on January 23rd, 2012 (4:00pm-5:00pm) featuring technology super star, Carl Hooker, Director of Instructional Technology in Eanes ISD. Join us as he demystifies and informs us on best practices for integrating iDevices (iPads, iPods, Apps) into schools. Carl has been working through the challenges surrounding this topic for a long time and has some excellent “lessons learned” to share. He is recognized widely by most as an authoritative voice on the topic and has presented at state-wide technology leadership forums and more.

Additionally, some information will be given about Apple’s latest announcment on iBooks

Project Share Update: Algebra Readiness – MSTAR Academy and Related Explained on iTunes

This just in…  yesterday, May 3rd, a new video was released via the Texas Education section of iTunes U K-12 that clearly explains the MSTAR Academy professional learning for grades 5-8 mathematics. To access, go to www.projectsharetexas.org and click the “Available on iTunes” icon on the left.  This will launch iTunes (if installed) and take […]

New Release: Fine Arts Teachers – This One’s For You. Project Share has Fine Arts Curriculum and Integration Resource

So to my great delight, I discovered that the Center for Educator Development in Fine Arts provided a brand new, thirteen part video based PD series in iTunes U Texas. This content is free and very good.

The series started on March 29th of this year and already has eight topics published. There are four sections on assessment, two on drama, two on music, one on art curriculum, one on dance, one on music, one on theatre and one on fine arts for all students.

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