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Teachers and Students Create Their Own Curriculum in Alaska

Teachers and Students Create Their Own Curriculum in Alaska

| November 10, 2010 | 1 Comment

By Sara Bernard The Bering Strait School District (BSSD) in Alaska –  which spans a swathe of land and sea the size of Great Britain — is one of the few districts in the nation that has replaced textbooks with online content that can be modified by any of its teachers, students, parents and anyone […]

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Students Need Both Tech Tools and Teachers

Students Need Both Tech Tools and Teachers

| November 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

In the age of the technology avalanche, what happens to a teacher’s role? Cheryl Davis, District Curriculum & Instruction Technology Specialist at Acalanes Unified School District says they’re crucial to the equation. “A good teacher is a good teacher. The added value they bring as our kids move forward in this world, to have experiences […]

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