Daily Education and Technology News for Schools 12/04/2011
Professor Boyer and class request Skype chat with Aung San Suu Kyi - YouTube
I have a blog post about this going up on Sunday, but this Virginia Tech professor, John Boyer, used a youtube video to request a skype meeting with Burmese democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi and on Monday they will be skyping at 7pm EAstern. Wow.
RhymeZone rhyming dictionary and thesaurus
Rhyming words. Great for those students who are struggling to find that one word in the sonnet they need to write.
Teaching How to Write a Paragraph Shows How to Write an Essay
A nice website that does a great job of explaining how to teach non fiction writing to children.