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Elyse Eidman-Aadahl
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I thought this might interest some #intersections  kids.
 
Pretty neat; nice & simple. (I'm always a sucker for a good flowchart tho. ;) The sooner you can get people interested in STEM fields the better.  #sciencesunday  
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#intersections folks might like this too!
 
Maker types -- check this out for yo and your students:
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Now you can bring Maker Faire to students anywhere in the world!

Meet EepyBird THIS Friday, April 11th at 10:30 a.m. Pacific Time for our launch of Maker Connections, a series of live, virtual field trips, connecting classrooms with inspirational Makers leading up to Maker Faire Bay Area 2014.

Students and teachers meet and chat real-time with Fritz & Stephen, explore their lab, check out their favorite tools, learn how they got started, and see what they are creating now.

List of upcoming hangouts for students, including EepyBird this Friday
http://makezine.us2.list-manage.com/track/click?u=b04519ce0dd616ddb0680ac0b&id=b942246738&e=d35195341b

Watch EepyBird (and ask questions in advance using the Q&A button):
http://makezine.us2.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=b04519ce0dd616ddb0680ac0b&id=c17d6b7d5e&e=d35195341b
Take a virtual field trip to a maker’s studio and bring a little piece of the Maker Faire experience to your classroom. Maker Connections is a series of live video sessions, connecting classrooms with inspirational Makers leading up to Maker Faire Bay Area 2014. Come along with us on virtual field trips to meet the makers! Explore makers’ workspaces, […]
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Very clever!
 
Sometimes, this is what writing is like. 
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 Love that the NYT covered some of the great game development work at AMNH. #intersections  and #nwp   folks, this is a nice example of science/literacy connections.
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Look up in the sky this week!
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The call for proposals for School Library Journal's virtual conference, called The Digital Shift, is up at the link below. YMN folks would make great presenters!  Think about it. 
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Maker types -- check this out for yo and your students:
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Now you can bring Maker Faire to students anywhere in the world!

Meet EepyBird THIS Friday, April 11th at 10:30 a.m. Pacific Time for our launch of Maker Connections, a series of live, virtual field trips, connecting classrooms with inspirational Makers leading up to Maker Faire Bay Area 2014.

Students and teachers meet and chat real-time with Fritz & Stephen, explore their lab, check out their favorite tools, learn how they got started, and see what they are creating now.

List of upcoming hangouts for students, including EepyBird this Friday
http://makezine.us2.list-manage.com/track/click?u=b04519ce0dd616ddb0680ac0b&id=b942246738&e=d35195341b

Watch EepyBird (and ask questions in advance using the Q&A button):
http://makezine.us2.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=b04519ce0dd616ddb0680ac0b&id=c17d6b7d5e&e=d35195341b
Take a virtual field trip to a maker’s studio and bring a little piece of the Maker Faire experience to your classroom. Maker Connections is a series of live video sessions, connecting classrooms with inspirational Makers leading up to Maker Faire Bay Area 2014. Come along with us on virtual field trips to meet the makers! Explore makers’ workspaces, […]
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And here's another - what it means to write for real. #nwp  is at our #nwpsm14  trying to show this good work on Capitol Hill.
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Poetry - really -- does something right for youth. For everyone, of course, but it may be especially needed right where you see it here. #nwp
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 Love that the NYT covered some of the great game development work at AMNH. #intersections  and #nwp   folks, this is a nice example of science/literacy connections.
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I direct National Programs and Site Development for the National Writing Project, a network of nearly 200 university-based / teacher-led professional development and learning organizations dedicated to the belief that everyone can be a knowledge-creator when writing, making, and sharing are at the center. Visit us at www.nwp.org.
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    Ph.D. Curriculum Theory and Social Policy, 1988 - 1992
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