Big Deal Book, November 15, 2017

From digital learning to mobile learning to professional growth, Big Deal Media offers the best of the best web-based resources for K-12 educators. The October 16, 2017, newsletter offers resources that help Create a Global Classroom, Tap Deeper Learning, Picture History & More. Here are a few of our favorite resources in this newsletter. Be […]
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How to Get Funding for STEM and Robots from the PTA/PTO

This is a cross post from the DexterEd website and features content of potential interest to VSTE members. You know what you want… now, prep and work with your PTO/PTA to make it happen. I primarily work with educators at Dexter Industries to help them figure out what they need for their classrooms and assist in getting […]
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Brainstorm 2018: Engage, Create, Inspire

The annual Brainstorm Conference, a partnership of VSTE, SVTC and JMUM. Ed. in Educational Technology, will be held Friday, April, 13, 2018, at Memorial Hall, James Madison University, 395 South High Street, Harrisonburg, Virginia. Registration will op...
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Big Deal Book, November 1, 2017

From digital learning to mobile learning to professional growth, Big Deal Media offers the best of the best web-based resources for K-12 educators. The October 16, 2017, newsletter offers resources that help students Spur Design Thinking, Grow Edible Gardens, Combat Opioid Misuse & More. Here are a few of our favorite resources in this newsletter. Be […]
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VE PLN Second Life Newbie Event Begins November 6

Each night this week--November 6 - 10, 2017--VSTE Virtual Environments PLN members will be available on VSTE Island in Second Life at 8 PM to help educators new to this virtual environment. We will help you navigate locomotion and communication in SL to be able to quickly assimilate into our group. In order to participate, […]
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VE PLN Second Life Newbie Event Begins November 6

Each night this week--November 6 - 10, 2017--VSTE Virtual Environments PLN members will be available on VSTE Island in Second Life at 8 PM to help educators new to this virtual environment. We will help you navigate locomotion and communication in SL to be able to quickly assimilate into our group. In order to participate, […]
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2017 VSTE Award Winners

Each year, VSTE recognizes exemplary educators through several different awards.  We are proud to announce this year’s recipients who will be recognized at the Annual Educational Technology Conference. The Outstanding Teacher and Leaders awards are given by the Virginia Society for Technology in Education to educational leaders who has demonstrated outstanding achievement and leadership in implementing technology […]
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Is Your Vision 2030?

Today’s Kindergarteners will graduate from high school in the year 2030. That’s right 2030...As we reflect on the changes that have taken place over the last 10 years, what do you think we can expect in the next 12 to 13 years? How might we begin to prepare today’s Kindergarten students for their post public […]
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How To Get Started With Robotics in the Classroom

This is a cross post from the DexterEd website and features content of potential interest to VSTE members. Back to school! Back to school! This is a time of new beginnings, fresh starts, and a whole lot of chaos. by Lisa Rode, 6th Grade Classroom Teacher in Fairfax County, VA In all this madness, how […]
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Big Deal Book, October 16, 2017

From digital learning to mobile learning to professional growth, Big Deal Media offers the best of the best web-based resources for K-12 educators. The October 16, 2017, newsletter offers resources that help students Solve Coding Puzzles, Create Oral Histories, Perform Shakespeare & More. Here are a few of our favorite resources in this newsletter. Be sure […]
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