Monday, September 21, 2015

Stream the Hamilton Soundtrack #hamiltunes

It is Broadway meets "Flocabulary" in this American History rap biography of Alexander Hamilton. has the streams shared by NPR of the cast recordings. Whether you've seen the show or just hearing about it now. These are well worth the listen. #StraightOuttaSaintKittsAndNevis
It's here!

Check it out: You Can Finally Stream the Hamilton Soundtrack -- Vulture

Thursday, September 17, 2015

@EdtechHulk Say It All 'Bout Bad PowerPoint

Sometimes the silliest things make the most sense. A tweet this afternoon from the always entertaining @edtechhulk sums up my thoughts on bad PowerPoints to a tee.


Friday, September 11, 2015

Discovery Education Offers Virtual Field Trip and Visit from Supreme Court Justice on Constitution Day

Screenshot 2015-09-11 10.01.40Discovery Education is offering a two-part interactive learning opportunity for next Thursday's Constitution Day.

At 12PM Eastern, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Beyer will host a Q&A about his role on the high court in a video town hall format.

From 1:30 to 2:00 PM US Appeals Court Judge Marjorie O. Rendell will give a tour of the National Constitution Center and field questions as well.

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Visit Discovery's event page to learn more, view grade level appropriate activities, or register your class for this FREE online learning event.

Thursday, September 10, 2015

AT&T You Will Ads From 1993 - Amazingly accurate predictions

I vividly remember these AT&T ads from College and half-thinking "I can't wait," and half-thinking "Yeah, right!".

Well, twenty-two years is a long time but almost all of these predictions have come true in one form or the other.