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Integrating Disciplines in Project-Based Learning

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Aligning course outcomes with those of other courses in a department or program gives students an integrated education.

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Scaling the Solar System

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How teacher Mark Goldner uses a classroom scaling activity to give eighth-grade students a physical feel for the vast spatial scale of the solar system. 

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New Research Shows PBS Learningmedia's Impact on Student Achievement

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PBS’ unique learning portal leverages public media content for significant gains with students.

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American Masters: Harper Lee: Hey, Boo

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Explore the reaction to Lee’s book when it came out 55 years ago – and the film two years later.

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Developing Empathy Through Retold Fairy Tales

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The ability to feel and display empathy is essential to the emotional and social development of young people. 

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edtalk

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Listen to some of the stories in a collection of edtalk videos featuring educators who share what teaching means to them. 

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The Design Process: From Idea to Solution

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Guide your students through the design process and help them develop unique, innovative ideas and strategies of their very own.

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Tuskegee Airmen Experiences in World War II | World War II Stories

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Offer students a historical overview of what it was like to serve in the war as a member of the Tuskegee Airmen.

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Multiple Perspectives of the War of 1812 Lesson Plan

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Students get an insightful overview of the diverse perspectives of those groups involved in the war.

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2015 Regents Review

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Watch weekdays, May 4 - 15, 2015 at 5pm on WMHT TV.

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Think Garden: Plant Families

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Students get a complete breakdown of the scientific classification of living organisms. 

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Eco Electronics

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Students listen as engineer Erin Gately talks about the environmental aspects of her job with printer manufacturer Hewlett-Packard.

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Raising a Reader Baby Shower

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Join us at the Albany Public Library Sunday, April 26 from 1-3pm

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The Healthy Lunchtime Challenge & Kids' 'State Dinner'

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Send one lucky viewer from New York state to the White House!

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American Masters: Salinger | LearningMedia

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Students learn about the enormous cultural impact of “The Catcher in the Rye” and the media frenzy that surrounded J.D. Salinger in the early 1960s. 

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