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Amy Erin Borovoy
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Attended San Francisco State University
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The newest +Edutopia Five-Minute Film Fest by +Keyana Stevens is fantastic -- a playlist of conversation-starter #videos for talking about race and stereotypes.
The most important conversations are often also the most difficult to have! Learn how to start a constructive dialogue about race in your classroom with these tips and tricks.
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Loving our new +Edutopia #video about the #physics of skateboarding! Hear more from the teacher in this video here: http://www.edutopia.org/video/learning-physics-skateboarding-engages-kids-science
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Curious about #BlendedLearning ? My new Five-Minute Film Festival for +Edutopia gives a primer in 9 #videos. Plus, extra resources to learn more!
The dictionary definition of blended learning (sometimes called hybrid learning) is so broad, it sometimes feels like nearly every modern classroom could fit under that umbrella. But the key to unders
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Thanks +Rachel Tan! So glad you enjoyed it ;-)
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Spacing out on a Friday? Check out my new 5-Minute Film Fest for +Edutopia, chock full of #videos for learning about the universe!
Space... the final frontier... and also an amazingly cool topic to engage kids in science, at any level! Early May is usually when Space Day is celebrated. Schools, museums, and educational organizati
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Favorite #video of the day -- this stunning animated piece adapted from a grad speech by writer George Saunders. "I’d say, as a goal in life, you could do worse than: Try to be kinder."
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Happy #valentinesday ! Here are 7 #videos about love to get your heart pounding, in my newest Five-Minute Film Festival for +Edutopia.  
Whether you're a softie who jumps at any opportunity to tell everyone around you how much you love them, or a curmudgeon who thinks February 14th is a holiday manufactured by Hallmark and the candy industry to make everyone spend money, Valentine's Day gets a rise out of almost everyone. I confess to being the former, so I couldn't help gathering a collection of videos to celebrate the art, the science, and the mystery of love. As always, please ...
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Here's the link to the blog post, in case you want even more resources: http://www.edutopia.org/blog/film-festival-valentines-day-lesson-videos
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Thinking of making over your classroom this summer? My new 5-Minute Film Festival for +Edutopia has ideas & inspiration for you!
How can a classroom be set up to maximize learning? Get inspired by this video playlist with tips and ideas for teachers to make over their classrooms.
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You deserve a break. Go ahead, watch my new Five-Minute Film Festival for +Edutopia -- Best Cat #Videos for Educators ;-) (and other animals too!)
Okay, I'm only partly kidding. I figured in the first week of June, we all could use a break from thinking too hard, so I've gathered this collection of funny, intriguing, and moving cat (and other an
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Happy #teacherappreciationday ! I'm so pleased to share this #video that +SoulPancake and +Edutopia collaborated on. #TeachersMatter !  
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New Five-Minute Film Festival on +Edutopia for the upcoming #CharacterDay on March 20th! 8 powerful #videos to teach about character strengths.
Everyone is abuzz about a new short film called The Science of Character, which explores the research behind character development and encourages us to focus on our character strengths for greater per
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I love this - the Science of Character !
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Need some Monday morning inspiration? My latest 5-Minute Film Fest for +Edutopia is a #video playlist of stories about assistive technology, and how it can make a big difference in the lives of kids with special needs.
Edutopia's VideoAmy provides a short-film overview of assistive technology and its many empowering uses in the classroom.
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Senior Manager of Video Programming, Production, & Curation
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Digital Media Curation, Video Production Management
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  • Edutopia (George Lucas Educational Fdn)
    Senior Manager of Video Programming, Production, & Curation, 2013 - present
  • Edutopia (George Lucas Educational Fdn)
    Digital Media Curator, 2005 - 2012
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Curation + Education + Media = My Happy Place
Introduction
I have a passion for content at the intersection of digital media and education, and enjoy scouring the Web for great resources. I am lucky to be able to provide tools and inspiration for educators through my work at Edutopia.org. All activity here is my own!
Education
  • San Francisco State University
    Broadcasting & Media Theory
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