Big Deal Book, March 1, 2017
VSTE partners with Big Deal Media to bring you the best in online resources for digital learning and professional development plus grant and competition opportunities and more. In this edition, you can Promote Inclusiveness, Integrate Design Thinking, Shape Recess & More.
Here are a few of our favorites from this edition…be sure to check the full Big Deal Book for more great resources!
Design Education in All Disciplines
The Smithsonian Cooper Hewitt, National Design Museum offers several resources on how to integrate design-thinking connections into the K–12 classroom.
Contest on the Relevance of Thoreau’s Ideas
Each year the Live Deliberately Essay Contest, sponsored by the Walden Woods Foundation, invites youth aged 14–21 from around the world to respond to a selected quotation from Henry David Thoreau,reflecting on how his words and ideas are still alive and relevant in their lives and in the world.
Digital Archive of Historical Documents
The Nat Turner Project’s digital archive lets students read original documents related to the only large-scale slave revolt ever to occur in the United States.
Not everything in the Book is time sensitive so be sure to check out the archives.