Celebrate Women’s History Month in Your Classroom

Monday, March 2, 2015

In March, we celebrate Women’s History Month. The public celebration of women’s history in this country began in 1978 as “Women’s History Week” in Sonoma County, California. This month,…

Read More

Congratulations to 17 Yr Old Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai

Friday, October 10, 2014

What an incredible day! Congratulations to Pakistan’s Malala Yousafzai, 17 who, alongside India’s Kailash Satyarthi, has been awarded a 2014 Nobel Peace Prize for their struggles against the…

Read More

Today in Micro-Inspiration: Meet Mabou Loiseau

Friday, September 26, 2014

Today’s inspiration comes in the physical form of an 8 year old sensation Mabou Loiseau. Mabou speaks English, Kreyol, Spanish, French, Russian, Arabic, Mandarin,  American Sign Language—and is…

Read More

Science Genius 2014: Battleship B.A.T.T.L.E.S.

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

On Friday 27th June, THE best and brightest teen science geniuses descended upon the most apropos location for the 2014 Science Genius B.A.T.T.L.E.S. – the Intrepid Sea Air…

Read More

10 Young, Gifted & Black NYC Educators To Look Out For

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

1. CHRIS EMDIN  Topping the list at #1 is a tenured Associate Professor of Mathematics, Science & Technology education at Teachers College, Columbia University-  Chris Emdin.  At TC,…

Read More

10 Books for Teachers to Read This Summer

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Have no fear- the days of freedom and fun are here..  (Well, almost for some- hang in there).  One of the downsides of being a busy educator is…

Read More