Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Around the Web Wednesday!

It's Wednesday...

Do you know what that means? It is Around the Web Wednesday!

Browse all the links below for the latest news and topics trending in education. Be sure to let us know which article intrigued you the most!

Be sure to check back each week for our Around the Web Wednesday Series

Need an activity before Thanksgiving Break? Out of school for the week? Take the Speak Up survey!! Surveys are open to anyone interested in having a voice on critical education and technology trends. Go to www.speakup4schools.org/speakup2013 to take the survey today. Surveys open to students, parents, educators and community members! Please be sure to pass on, every voice counts!

Enjoy your day.

-The Project Tomorrow team


eSN Special Report: Powering the Digital Classroom (Featuring Project Tomorrow)- eSchool News
5 things to be thankful for in education - Meris Stansbury, eSchool News
Campaign Seeks to Recruit Top Students to Become Teachers - New York Times
Frequent Tests Can Enhance College Learning, Study Finds - New York Times
This Awesome Ad, Set to Beastie Boys, Is How to get Girls to Become Engineers - Slate
Why Are There Still So Few Women in Science - New York Times
Smartphone Apps to Report School crime- ithinqware.com
Portland schools hope to bolster STEM education - The Forecaster
Involving  More Female and Minority Students in STEM Imperative According to Experts - Digital Journal
ISTE Board President Kecia Ray and CEO Brian Lewis Congratulate Educators Honored by President Obama as “Champions of Change" - Digital Journal