Everyone wants to know what works. Checkout what educators in Michigan are doing at "Best Practices in Michigan"
You can find lessons aligned to content and technology standards for elementary, middle, and high school classes in PDF format and easy to follow. You can use these as models of best practices with the teachers you are working with. Some examples for primary classrooms include:
- Pass-it-on Fairy Tale
- Endangered Species Communications Center
- What I Did at School
Additional sites that showcase student work and best practices:
- Curriculum and Standards
- Dept of Ed. – Educators
- Dept of Ed. – Administrators
- Teaching Through Technology – project description from teachers who are integrating these technology tools into their teaching
A conference where teachers from 29 states will be attending and showcasing what works is at MACUL - 28th annual conference – March 10 - 12, 2004 http://www.macul.org/conferences/index.html or http://www.macul.org/ – then select 2004 conference from the home page.
Submitted by:Bill Wiersma
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