Nov 19, 2021 2021-11-19
By Big Deal Media
Each month we publish blogs and newsletters full of digital learning, funding, professional growth, social media, and STEM resources. Below are items from our blogs and newsletters that educators turned to the most in October.
1. SPOTLIGHT! On Boosting Learning and Success of Children with Special Needs
Teachers can do a great deal to increase the success of all students in their classrooms. Explore these resources and discover what’s possible.
2. Pop Culture Infused in Digital Storytelling
Poptential from Certell is a family of free social studies courses that infuse lessons with pop culture–rich media to engage learners and teach them how to think critically.
3. Contest Recognizing Inventive Films of Award-Winning Children’s Books
The 90-Second Newbery Film Festival is an annual video contest in which young filmmakers create weird short movies that tell the entire stories of Newbery-winning books in about 90 seconds.
4. App Taking Students on a Virtual Journey Through Space
From DraschVR, the Titans of Space app is a virtual tour of an authentic miniature Solar System with the option to go beyond.
5. Hands-on Cybersecurity and Cryptoanalysis Challenge
The Codebreaker Challenge offers students in US-based academic institutions the opportunity to develop their reverse-engineering / low-level code analysis skills while working on a realistic problem set in an NSA mission-centric scenario.
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