VSTE partners with Big Deal Media to bring you the "best of the best" of web-based resources, classroom competitions and teacher grant programs. The February 15, 2018, newsletter offers resources that Explore Robotics Through Literature, Link Field Work to Class Work & More.
Here are a few of our favorites. Be sure to check out the complete newsletter using the link below. The archives have some great stuff, too!
Webinar on Creating Active, Innovative Learning Spaces
Creating modern and innovative learning environments is top of mind for most educators, but what factors should be addressed while ensuring that the learning environment remains the central focus?
Game Teaching Basic Tenets of American Government
The Center on Representative Government at Indiana University has launched Engaging Congress, an interactive game that uses primary source documentsto explore the workings of American government and the challenges it faces in contemporary society.
Visual Journalism at the Olympics
Imagine if students could see world-class athletes standing in their classroom. With The New York Times augmented reality (AR) app, students can take photos with Olympic athletes. They can walk around with them and explore their form, their speed, the height of their jumps, and more.
Big Deal Book, February 15, 2018