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Inspiring & Empowering Student Learning Through Entrepreneurship

Guest blogger Michael Crawford from Real World Scholars chronicles how the entrepreneurial process fuels student growth

To date, Real World Scholars has helped launch student-run EdCorps businesses in more than 200 classrooms in 33 states. They provide educators and students with a wide range of supports, from mentorship to digital resources, from technology to startup funding, and beyond. Read on to learn more and bring this resource to your classrooms!

Monday, July 10, 2017/Author: Miguel Davis/Number of views (398)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Learn, Code, Compose: STEAM in Detroit's Classrooms

Blurring the Lines Between Computer Science and the Arts

“Learn, Code, Compose” is a course that introduces coding concepts in a truly unique way – by allowing students the freedom to experiment with and practice their coding skills through the composition of original music. Last week, over 100 9th graders at Central High School participated in a 4-day “coding boot camp” program. Read on to hear more!

Thursday, June 01, 2017/Author: Miguel Davis/Number of views (237)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Show Us Your Network Wishlist

Free trials and support for all the network equipment you still wish you had

With classes back in session and (likely) more Chromebooks, laptops, cell phones, and tablets onsite than ever before, it's important that your infrastructure be sturdy enough to handle the traffic and security needs associated with increased Internet activity. Before any state testing debacles, staff complaints about slow network performance, or inappropriate student browsing incidents hit, future proof your network using our free Meraki test-program!

Monday, September 19, 2016/Author: Miguel Davis/Number of views (520)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Can You Count On Your Numbers This October?

Count Day mistakes are COSTLY -- tips to make sure your numbers are on point

Assemble a team, have a strategy, and know your dates. MSDS data preparation is a time-consuming process that requires a meticulous review of student information. A misplaced decimal could result in an incorrect FTE entry, demographic information could be entered wrong, or attendance information could be false -- all costly mistakes post-submission. Consider the following tips from our seasoned School Data team going into your data prep.

Monday, September 19, 2016/Author: Miguel Davis/Number of views (654)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Avoid the Mouse Trap

Don't wait until online testing starts to find out your students are missing basic computing skills

Last year we worked alongside one of our partners to develop a short series of lesson plans to sharpen elementary school students' motor skills at a computer -- students participate in a series of games that create the computing confidence that eliminates the distraction of trial-and-error computing on test day. Read on to access the testing skills resources!

Monday, September 12, 2016/Author: Miguel Davis/Number of views (814)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Inspiring & Empowering Student Learning Through Entrepreneurship

To date, Real World Scholars has helped launch student-run EdCorps businesses in more than 200 classrooms in 33 states. They provide educators and students with a wide range of supports, from mentorship to digital resources, from technology to startup funding, and beyond. Read on to learn more and bring this resource to your classrooms!

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