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"Older" Crowd-sourced video competition, #ScienceFolder

Introducing “Older”, a parody of Drake’s “Over”, about science as a process rather than as a body of facts.

If you are a science student of any age, a teacher, a scientist, or a science lover, I want you to submit your visuals for some part of this video. 291 more words

Cataracts Rap

Another amazing production out of our Science Rap Academy at the Nueva School. (An academy, at my school, is a weekly 1.5 hour class on anything a teacher wants to teach. 193 more words

Bringing Hip Hop into the Classroom: Multidisciplinary Learning in Action

Sometimes, to get kids excited about science, you need to experiment. Tom McFadden, an eighth-grade science teacher from the San Francisco Bay Area, knows all about that. 734 more words

Environmental Education

Wednesday Video: Rosalind Franklin vs Watson and Crick

Check out this great video by the students of Tom McFadden!

Here’s a link to Tom’s website.  Tom uses music and video to teach science, and his website is full of great information.   14 more words

Wednesday Videos

The Rhymebosome Performs at LCHS

In an outreach effort by St. Andrews Episcopal School in Jackson, Miss., Leflore County High School students had an experience of a lifetime.  Stanford University graduate and course associate Tim McFadden brought his rap skills to the Mississippi Delta.  237 more words

Leflore County Elementary

Guldemann: A Founding Father

Mike Guldemann was a person many people recognized but few really knew…”Oh,’ yeah, Mike, sure. Saw him all the time.”

He was an unimposing fixture at Canterbury Downs and then Canterbury Park, seldom seen on the frontside but ubiquitously present in the barns and racing office, often with a string of watches on one forearm, ready to show anyone in need of a new timepiece.  917 more words

Canterbury Park

Shot Callers

George McFadden is an hedge fund manager, specializing in natural gas trading. His firm, Highmark,  is a Maine-based hedge fund that specializes in trading energy products. 469 more words