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As an educator who seeks to bring creativity and imagination to the classroom, often through educational technology, I have experienced first-hand the power of Buncee’s… 531 more words

Educational Technology

ACTFL Reflection

by Amy Liermann

 I recently had the opportunity to attend the Annual ACTFL (American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages) Convention in Nashville, Tennessee.  This convention brings together over 7,000 language educators from various backgrounds, languages, and levels.   848 more words

Friends Schools

When Roman Letters Meet Chinese “Characters”

By Bei Zhang and Jean Marí Hernández López

The American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) hosts an Annual Convention and World Languages Expo… 567 more words

Friends Schools

On November 28 & 29, 2017, Lake Shore CSD students participated in Skype Classroom’s Skype-a-thon event. Hosted by Microsoft Education, District Technology Integrators and Microsoft Educator Community members, … 813 more words

Educational Technology

Research Reveals 325,339 American Students Studied Abroad in 2015-16, Up 4%

Study abroad is on the rise with 4% more American students studying abroad than last year. The overall number of students, however, continues to hover at 10% as it has for the past several years. 586 more words


Exploring Wealth Inequities: An Experiential Learning Activity

One of the legacies I want to leave with my students (of all ages) is a desire to engage in global stewardship. For more about this see my post,  709 more words