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Version 2.0, 10/19/12 and the Power of Making

There's a whole movement around "Making" that is impacting education and the whole world, and it's really exciting. Think about the old time Soap Box Derby races where kids made and raced cars, or our very own modern day robotics competitions. Both of these examples are great connections for education.

What will your students MAKE today?

Check out for lots of great ideas. I bet you'll see a project there that ties in to something you teach and if you're really interested, check out Maker Faire and this video on the importance of making in education by Adam Savage (from Myth Busters).

Make on!

BYOT Explosion Day

Get Started with BYOT

On October 26th, the Region 6 Service Center is offering a Big BYOT Day for free! At the session, you will have a chance to work with and learn from other teachers who are already using or who want to learn to use student owned devices in the classroom. Learn about tools, techniques, and get tons of great ideas for transforming your classroom into the engaging learning environment you want it to be!

Be sure to follow your campus procedures to request attending, then register here.

Google Docs Google Drive Session Coming Next Week

Registration Information

WHAT: Google Docs and Google Drive Introduction

WHEN: October 24, 2012 at 4:00 PM-5:00 PM
WHERE: HHS Auditorium

Please log into eduphoria! then register for this course