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NAO robot

New Jersey District Invests in Students with NAO

Dr. David Brown is known to be a forward thinking guy. It’s no surprise then that the Randolph Township schools’ superintendent has added a NAO robot to the district’s computer programming structure. Students at Randolph High School recently helped welcome the newest addition to the school, shown in the video below.

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NJEA Celebration of Technology and Learning

Ideas from the Celebration of Technology and Learning

Teq Instructional Technologist Joe Sanfilippo isn’t shy of cameras. In addition to conducting several PD sessions at the Celebration of Technology and Learning in New Jersey on March 9, he got some face-time on-camera while interviewing participants about what they are doing to incorporate social media into classroom preparation and instruction.

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Randolph Schools

Student Safety: A Top Priority for Administrators

Superintendents like Dr. David M. Browne think about student safety all the time. In a world where tragedies like those at Sandy Hook are a reality, it seems administrators can’t think about safety enough.

Browne, superintendent of schools at Randolph Township in New Jersey, weighed the options last summer – well before Sandy Hook – … Read more

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Teq and Newark Public Schools

HUNTINGTON STATION, NY –– November 16, 2012 Teq has been named a pre-qualified vendor for Newark Public Schools bid for Instructional Materials for Curriculum and Learning Environments.

Teq’s proposal included three components: SAFARI Montage, Professional Development, and an Edmodo Platform Curriculum featuring Progressive Science and Mathematics Initiatives. The plan outlined a partnership with Newark Public … Read more

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Google SketchUp Pro for New Jersey

The New Jersey Department of Education has recently announced that all teachers in the state are now eligible for a free subscription to Google SketchUp Pro.  Google SketchUp is a 3D modeling software application that is used extensively by schools worldwide to explore, explain, and present their ideas using 3D models. Normally, a school would have … Read more

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Attention: NJ High School Writing Contest

New Jersey English teachers – Let your students know that they can participate in the NJCTE 2012 Writing Contest. There are three categories for writing – Poetry, Essay and Fiction.

Poetry Submissions Must be 50 lines or less.

Personal essay submissions prompt: “Our Recipes: Our Selves.”

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A New Learning Object for New Jersey

We have developed a new learning object for our neighbor to the West – New Jersey. This interactive New Jersey map can give the New Jersey educator a good resource for different aspects of New Jersey Social Studies Standards: 6.1.B (Geography, People and the Environment); and 6.1.D (History, Culture, and Perspectives).

There are buttons to activate:… Read more

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