Education Department Announces $254 Million for Upward Bound Projects to Help About 60,000 Students Access and Succeed in Higher Education | U.S. Department of Education

Read what the government is doing about skills-challenged students.

Education Department Announces $254 Million for Upward Bound Projects to Help About 60,000 Students Access and Succeed in Higher Education | U.S. Department of Education.

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http://www.ed.gov/news/press-releases/education-department-announces-254-million-upward-bound-projects-help-about-6000

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5 Proven Digital Teaching Techniques That Work « the Evolving Classroom

The Evolving Classroom. If you are an educator and haven’t had the opportunity to check out this blog site, do so soonest. The classroom is changing, and this teacher-blogger offers solutions to help us transition into a different way of teaching–using digital media and devices in class.

Click on the link: 5 Proven Digital Teaching Techniques That Work « the Evolving Classroom.

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http://theevolvingclassroom.com/2012/05/01/5-proven-digital-teaching-techniques-that-work/#more-699

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Teacher Mind Map

Wow!!

Click on this link for a really mind-blowing mind map on teaching and learning.

Otherwise, I don’t have much to say today. Since I’m in Los Angeles, and since President Obama is at George Clooney’s house today, there is little band width available to us regular people. Happens every time our Commander in Chief is near. At least he’s going to Studio City today instead of the Beverly Hilton! Then I just give up any hopes of anything other than email.

Meanwhile, if the link above does not work, copy and paste the following link into your browser:

http://elketeaches.wordpress.com/

You will love this! Guaranteed!

Best,

Dr. Ellie

#elketeaches