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Andrew Vanden Heuvel
Works at AGL Initiatives
Attended Calvin College
Lives in Grand Haven, MI
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A very cool video showing graduation through #GoogleGlass  from Ohio Wesleyan University. 
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That is a neat idea to lock up some awesome memories :)
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That's very cool - nice work!
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Hey +Sergey Brin Here's a problem for GoogleX to solve - the school engagement problem. How can we make school engaging to all kids everywhere?

Let me know when you guys figure it out. :)
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Andrew it's Tim, I deleted your number for the I-group info. Call me back-T.
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Teaching with Google Glass
I'm using Google Glass to teach math and science. Check out the latest video, a visit to the pharmacy to see how math is used there. http://agl-initiatives.org/stembite-careers/ #GlassExplorers   #throughglass  
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Physics lesson through Google Glass
Go ahead, put your feet up and enjoy this STEMbite video on the physics of your couch. Who knew physics could make you so comfortable. http://youtu.be/-DgiGtT8iIA
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There's more to mirrors than meets the eyes! Check out today's STEMbite, which explores flat and curved mirrors through Google Glass. http://youtu.be/TA2VyKVdsYY
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Shoot. Has happened before. I think the secret is to just try again a little later...? Thanks for letting me know. 
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I'm excited to share the new and improved STEMbite.com. The videos are now better organized by category, and they can be easily downloaded for use in the classroom. Please enjoy and share!
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Check out these incredible x-ray photos of Google Glass! While you're at it, check out the new +STEMbite page on Google+
 
Have you ever wanted to see inside Google Glass? Check out these incredible x-ray pictures of Glass! Thanks to +Andrew Vanden Heuvel for the pictures.
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Amazing !
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Chasing chickens and learning biology - all in a day's work for Glass Explorer +Andrew VandenHeuvel http://youtu.be/N5aiPcDzNnQ #throughglass  +Project Glass 
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Chasing chickens... for science!
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Teaching with Google Glass
Does Dr. Pepper have DNA in it? Check out today's STEMbite... http://youtu.be/_2VrYXgCiiw  #edtech #throughglass
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Do you enjoy my video lessons through Google Glass? Then join the Friday Blitz! Subscribe to my YouTube Channel. The 200th subscriber will receive a very special prize! http://www.youtube.com/stembite
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Thanks, Matt! Get a friend to subscribe and you would definitely be a contender for the prize!
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Freelance Educator, Director of AGL Initiatives
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Turning innovative ideas into reality
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  • AGL Initiatives
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  • Michigan Virtual University
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Grand Haven, MI
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Building new ways to teach kids.
Introduction
Hi, my name is Andrew Vanden Heuvel, and I’ve spent the past several years exploring a wide range of interests related to science, technology, and innovative approaches to education. I’ve been having lots of fun, and I’ve even been able to make a living at it.

You can see what I've been up to at AGL Initiatives
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(In chronological order) Kicked a basketball into the hoop from half court, discovered asteroid, discovered exoplanet, met girl, got married, discovered more asteroids, NASA Highly Qualified Astronaut Candidate, became daddy, Michigan Online Teacher of the Year, National Online Teacher of the Year Finalist, Aspen Fellow, became daddy again, Glass Explorer
Education
  • Calvin College
    BS Physics, BA Math, Minor in Astronomy, 2000 - 2004
  • The University of Florida
    MS Astrophysics, 2005 - 2006
  • Calvin College
    High School Teaching Certificate, 2006 - 2007
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Project Glass
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Wolfram|Alpha: Computational Knowledge Engine
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Leo's First Birthday
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A video celebrating Leo's first trip around the Sun!

Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates: Andrew Vanden Heuvel
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Biographies of Astronaut and Cosmonaut Candidates: Andrew Vanden Heuvel

NASA - Hubble Helping Teachers Teach and Students Learn
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Andrew Vanden Heuvel's final exam for a high school astronomy course challenges students to convert raw Hubble images into beautiful color p