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Teaching with Aurasma

For our last post before the May ICN, we wanted to give you a view of real folks using this in teaching.  Check out this video of practical applications of Aurasma in your classroom from YouTube users TexanTutorialsGov. They offer augmented reality applications for economics, history, math, showcasing exemplary student work, and more.

Aurasma in your Classroom

These kids are in Doncaster, UK and they used Aurasma to make a few projects. Book reports, reports on famous people, science fair presentations… The possibilities are endless.  Check it out!

Announcing – Science Safety Training for Elementary School Teachers Just Released

You are invited to enroll in the next free Project Share based course for Elementary level educators. This course is designed to increase awareness of the general areas of science safety in the elementary classroom. Teachers will better understand their duty to instruct, supervise, and maintain a safe science classroom. This course does not take […]

Latest Professional Development Opportunities in Project Share for You

Professional Development Opportunities in Project Share Opportunities continue to grow in Project Share and we wanted to make sure you know about the recentcourses available for you. As always, for the most up-to-date info on PD in Project Share, including course links, start and end dates, and CPE credits, check out the Instructional Technology website: http://www5.esc13.net/instructionaltech/online_pd.html […]

Free Chemistry EOC Trainings this Summer – Project Share Online and Face to Face

This course provides information and activities designed to improve overall science instruction, increase student achievement in Chemistry, and support student success on the STAAR Chemistry EOC assessment. Participants experience student-centered 5E lessons that make connections to the College and Career Readiness Standards (CCRS), the English Language Proficiency Standards (ELPS), and the Response to Intervention (RtI) […]

TEKS: Tech Apps, Math, Science – Submit Your Questions to TEA

Greetings readers, Today TEA posted an note about the instructional materials proclamation for Tech Apps, Science and Math.  In it is an invitation to submit questions that will be reviewed in July and published.  If you have questions about this materials adoption, submit them to review.adoption@tea.state.tx.us for consideration.   Read the information below for details. Quoting Katie Oster from […]

Case Study: How One School District Uses Project Share/OnTRACK with Students

Greetings readers, This post is most specifically for high school core area teachers, curriculum staff and Project Share administrators. With all the buzz and activity surrounding OnTRACK courses for students, I thought you would appreciate viewing how one school district , Tyler ISD, has organized this effort. They have a 7 minute YouTube video  that […]

Science Safety for High School – Region XIII Professional Development Starts Today

Announcing the availability of “ESC 13 Science Safety for High School” online professional development course.

This course is for teachers in the ESC Region XIII area. Contact your Service Center for access if you are outside ESC Region XIII.

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