Eric Brunsell

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Tags Education Trends
November 23, 2010

Two months ago, education reform was at the center of discussion. The documentary Waiting for "Superman" was creating a stir. NBC hosted "Education Nation." A spirited debate was on --...

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Tags Technology Integration
November 10, 2010

I have written a few posts here about science inquiry and providing students with authentic science experience. This week, I thought I would showcase a few other bloggers that are writing about science inquiry.

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Tags Teacher Leadership
October 26, 2010

Halloween is a magical time of year. Ghosts and goblins wander the streets in search of candy and mischief. Halloween revelers celebrate the supernatural. School children color pictures of witches, gross each other out with mystery boxes containing brains made from noodles and boiled-egg-eyes...

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Tags Project-Based Learning
October 13, 2010

In August, I wrote about the importance of providing children with role models in science, technology, engineering (STEM). In that post, I encouraged teachers to participate in the...

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Tags Teacher Leadership
September 29, 2010

Teaching science through science inquiry is the cornerstone of good teaching.

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Tags Technology Integration
August 31, 2010

"Let's get this #scichat party started!"
9:01 PM - June 9, 2010

As school was winding down for the summer, #scichat was launched with a passionate discussion about increasing the relevancy of school science. A vibrant community of science educators began to connect on...

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Tags Teacher Leadership
August 10, 2010

Connecting your students with scientists and engineers is one way to enage them in science. It also provides students with mentors and positive role models. National Lab Day is a national inititive and classroom "matchmaker" launched last year to help facilitate these connections. A National Lab...

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Tags Project-Based Learning
July 12, 2010

Edutopia's PBL Boot Camp started today, and I thought that I would provide some resources to get you thinking...

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