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Jan 12, 2016

A Teaching Revolution that ‘Makes the Classes Come Alive’
Donegal school has become one of the top-ranking in Ireland after ditching focus on ‘chalk and talk’, moving to Canadian student-led model

Traffic-light system. Mini whiteboards. Fishbone diagrams. No percentages. One school in Ireland has implemented a teaching program that they say makes the classroom come alive. See what they are doing and where they got the idea in the first place.

This Teacher is Running for Office, and His Former Student is Running the Campaign
Rich Nixon is running for North Carolina's state house, aided by a student who took his high school class three years ago.

Would you trust a student that graduated just three years ago to run your political campaign? One teacher who is running for office did just that. Need some inspiration? Read this article.

PBS Innovation Program is Looking for the Best Digital Educators
Educators who excel at using technology and digital media are encouraged to enter the 2016 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Program.

Educators from across the country who excel at using technology and digital media to support student learning are encouraged to enter the 2016 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovators Program.



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