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Students at @buffalostate are holding events where young readers can learn about different countries through reading and activities. The event included ..."passports" for students to "travel" on their reading journey. @TheBuffaloNews @JanetBfloNext
https://buffalonews.com/news/local/education/global-book-hour-helps-kids-navigate-the-world-through-reading/article_0f62cb52-7345-11ed-ba45-07c485c0beb2.html

While videos are credited with distracting students, school leaders are finding ways to use students' preference for video to benefit their schools. Principal ...David Schexnaydre says this approach is not expensive or time-consuming & can take a lighter tone.https://www.edweek.org/leadership/video-tools-dont-have-to-distract-five-tips-show-school-leaders-how-to-harness-them/2022/12

Library

Best Young Adult Books 2022 | @sljournal

"These 27 picks for teens offer so much for young people pushing to define themselves--first love, fantastical ...worlds, betrayal, political upheaval, and more!"
https://www.slj.com/story/schoollibraries/best-young-adult-books-2022-slj-best-books

Makerspace

Tips and Resources for Introducing Students to Artificial Intelligence | @edutopia @JorgeDoesPBL

"Lessons about #AI can provide a great entry point into ...computer science for middle and high school students."
https://www.edutopia.org/article/tips-and-resources-for-introducing-students-to-artificial-intelligence

#Makerspaces don't have to cost an arm and a leg. Use these common materials to get started today! #makered #makers

Classroom

Did you know about our custom inquiry kits? You tell us what units you need, we get you the books custom fitted for your class/school! So sit back and relax, ...your personal #Classroom Specialist will take it from here! 📚 https://buff.ly/3CADuam

#Teachers can develop an ELA curriculum that is student-centered and blends classic with contemporary texts, writes Lorraine Radice, director of #literacy. ...Here, Radice shares several tips, including examining students' social & academic traits. @edutopia https://www.edutopia.org/article/creating-ela-curriculum-thats-meaningful-to-students