Virtual Author Talks—Books That Build Us Up!

Jul 23, 2024

Virtual Author Talks—Books That Build Us Up!
Guiding Students’ Understanding of the Election Season

Jul 23, 2024

Guiding Students’ Understanding of the Election Season
Artificial Intelligence Tools to Enhance Teaching and Learning

Jul 18, 2024

Artificial Intelligence Tools to Enhance Teaching and Learning
STEM Research Mentoring Program for High School Students

Jul 18, 2024

STEM Research Mentoring Program for High School Students
The Liberty Bell—From Signal to Symbol

The Liberty Bell—From Signal to Symbol

The Liberty Bell bears a timeless message: “Proclaim Liberty Throughout All the Land Unto All the Inhabitants thereof.” The Old State House bell, now known as the Liberty Bell, first rang in the tower of the Pennsylvania State House in 1753. Today that building is called Independence Hall. Read More

Stories of the Past for the Generations of Tomorrow

Stories of the Past for the Generations of Tomorrow

The incarceration of people of Japanese descent during World War II can be both a challenging and a rewarding topic to teach and learn about in classrooms. It can be explored in a variety of contexts, including history and English language arts, and across many grade levels. Read More

Personalized, AI-Generated Reading Fluency Practice

Personalized, AI-Generated Reading Fluency Practice

Microsoft Reading Coach is an artificial intelligence (AI) teaching tool designed to help emerging and reluctant readers over the summer. With Reading Coach, learners cocreate their own stories with responsible AI. To drive continuous engagement, Reading Coach incorporates gamification into the learning process. Read More

Programs, Initiatives, Resources for Military Families and Educators

Programs, Initiatives, Resources for Military Families and Educators

The Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC) is the national advocate for Purple Star Schools, a program that supports military-connected children as they relocate to new schools due to a parent’s change in duty station. As of June 5, 2024, 40 states have received Purple Star School designation, and six states have proposed/pending legislation. Read More

Connecting to Nature Through Art and Poetry

Connecting to Nature Through Art and Poetry

You Are Here, Ada Limón’s signature project as the nation’s 24th Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry, champions the ways reading and writing poetry can situate us in the natural world. Read More