Thursday March 14 is every math geek’s favorite holiday—Pi Day! It’s hard to get students to consider a career in math due to its difficulty. They may think mathematics is not the path to fame and fortune, but that couldn’t be further from the truth for these celebrities and history-makers that made their mark outside the world of formulas and integers.
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[Weekly Inspiration] International Women’s Day, Malala, and Progress In Providing a Quality Education to Every Girl in the World
Friday the 8th is International Women’s Day, a time for celebrating the accomplishments of women around the world while still remembering that there is still much work to do, particularly in the ar
We attended FETC in Orlando this past month and talked to a LOT of educators. A few of our team members asked teachers one simple question: “What’s your why?” Our team members captured incredible footage from the conference and shared the videos on Twitter. We gathered 4 of our favorite “My Why” stories for you here, representing anecdotes from the awesome educators who took a moment to share their story with us.
As a polar vortex grips the Midwest and cancels school for multiple days, many principals and superintendents are taking the time to make the announcement of school closures fun and engaging for st