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Exploratorium Digital Library (Asset Archive and Explo.tv)

Reviewed by Thomas Ivie

Overall    Asset Archive    Explo.tv

DL Name: Exploratorium Digital Library (Asset Archive and Explo.tv)

DL URL: http://www.exploratorium.edu/education/digital-library/

The goal of the Exploratorium Digital Library is to provide access to high-quality teaching resources and learning activities that reflect the museum’s foundation of playful exhibit-based inquiry in science, art, and human perception.” 1,382 more words


GAVL - Joining a Digital Learning Community

Participate 1.1.2 Joining a Digital Learning Community Quest

Digital Learning Communities act as locks and canals for the Internet’s flow of information. Although their topics and purposes vary, they all provide a space for users to learn more about a topic and hold discussions with people of similar interests. 822 more words


Tinkering Fundamentals

This summer I took my first MOOC, and I’ll write later about the experience, but right now I’ll focus on this particular course: Tinkering Fundamentals: A Constructionist’s Approach to STEM Learning offered by San Francisco’s… 1,123 more words



The word digitorium has some original meanings. The first definition is that a digitorium is a silent keyboard used by pianists to exercise their fingers (Wiktionary… 307 more words


The rest of San Francisco

I’m writing this from our apartment in Honolulu! Here’s a few photos from our last couple of days in San Francisco.

We did a lot but felt like there’s still so much more to see. 574 more words


#86- The ExplOratorium

I loved, loved, LOVED the Exploratorium as a kid.  Class field trips here were the BEST.  When we moved to the Bay Area 3 years ago I heard they had remodeled, reopened it on the Embarcadero and I was certain it was a trip worth making.   419 more words

San Francisco Marathon Recap- Part II

For Part I of the SF Marathon recap, click here.

After waking up a gazillion times during the middle of the night because I was too hot or worried that I’d overslept or because I was annoyed that my giant of a husband had rolled over and was sleeping on his back smack dab in the center of a double-sized bed or because Club W Hotel was raging, I finally conked out right before my 4:15 alarm. 1,811 more words