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Posted April 24, 2012 in California Educator

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Green - the new color of learning

On April 22, more than 1 billion people around the globe participated in Earth Day by voicing their appreciation of the planet and demanding its protection. Schools do their part by teaching the next...

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Posted April 24, 2012 in California Educator

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Tips for going green — CTA goes green, too

Little things can make a big difference, environmentally speaking, according to Angela Jensvold. “One of my classes convinced our school to change from paper towels to air driers. It made a big...

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Posted April 20, 2012 in California Educator

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Leslie Yale, Rock Star

Build an electric guitar to understand science, technology and engineering. That’s how Leslie Yale, member of the South Humboldt Teachers Association, achieves rock star status when it comes to finding...

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Posted September 09, 2011 in California Educator

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Are we endangering science?

The kindergartners at Audubon Elementary School in Foster City stare intently at the goldfish swimming in a bowl. They are amazed  to learn fish actually breathe through gills. They are intrigued...

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Posted June 20, 2011 in California Educator

Laura Williams

Swim away

When Laura Williams applied for a fellowship with the Earthwatch Institute to study the coastal ecology of coral reefs in the Bahamas this summer, she never dreamed she would be selected. “My students...

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Posted August 30, 2012 in California Educator

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Spreading sunshine one suitcase at a time

“I want my students to see the real connection between what they did and how it impacted the lives of orphans in Third World countries. I want them to know they make a difference.”

Alan...

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Posted July 10, 2012 in California Educator

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NEA Foundation grants

Jaimie Graham teaches science at Ontario High School in Ontario, San Bernardino County. She received an NEA Foundation Student Achievement Grant. Here’s her story: 

We are always...

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