Author Archives: Stan Freeda

SpeakUp 2018 Launched on Monday, October 15

The National SpeakUp campaign launched yesterday with a great Speak Up 101 webinar.  We’re looking forward to another great Speak Up season!  Dr.Julie Evans shared important and interesting information regarding participation in the SpeakUp survey and what it could mean … Continue reading

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Ten Things Everyone Should Know about K-12 Students’ Digital Learning, 2018

Students Speak Up on Technology & Learning #1 It’s not just about engagement Sure, digital learning may be engaging but middle school students say the real benefits are getting better grades (54%), learning at their own pace (53%) and developing … Continue reading

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OPEN NH Fall 2018 Session Registration is Open

Fall 2018 Session Online Course Session Dates: October 10 – November 27 Register for Fall 2018 Courses Here! Each Session runs for seven weeks. The content is broken up into units, which are one week long. Units begin on a … Continue reading

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Lin-Wood Student Wins 2018 ArcGIS Online National Competition for Middle School

The national competition judges have conferred and, from 16 Middle School state winner entries, have chosen the project by Lin-Wood 8th Grader,  Andrew Wilson, “Gordon Pond Railroad and the Johnson Lumber Company” as the National Middle School Winner. For more … Continue reading

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Today, CompetencyWorks released a new report, Levers and Logic Models: A Framework to Guide Research and Design of High-Quality Competency-Based Education Systems. Competency-based education is designed to ensure all students develop the skills they will need to be successful for … Continue reading

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Registration for OPEN NH Summer 2018 Session of Courses is Open

OPEN NH Summer 2018 Session Online Course Session Dates: July 11 – August 28 Courses are $130 for 7 weeks and earn 35 Professional Development hours. Early Bird Special !  Register early and save $10.00.  Early Bird Special offer ends … Continue reading

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Pelham Student Wins Google Doodle Competition! Help Her Win Nationals!

On Thursday, May 3, representatives from Google came to Pelham Elementary School to announce the New Hampshire winner of their 2018 Doodle 4 Google competition. First grader, Molly Baker, was thrilled to be the recipient!  Now we have an opportunity … Continue reading

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