Greetings, Happy Reading for today. <Karen> K-12 Newsletters - Headlines and Resources April 15 to May 1st 2008 http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/CategoryView,category,K12%2BNewsletters%2BMailing%2BList.aspx<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/CategoryView,category,K12+Newsletters+Mailing+List.aspx>Hot Link above
Tiny link for the one above http://tinyurl.com/6dkhbd Thursday, May 01, 2008<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/05/01/TechYES+Science+Announcement.aspx>TechYES Science Announcement Generation YES is proud to announce TechYES Science, a new technology literacy certification program based on science projects for students in grades 6-9. TechYES Science Student Technology Literacy Certification Through Science Projects Meet STEM And NCL also Generation YES.
<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/05/01/Etiquette+Black+Tie+Proms+Weddings+Dresscode.aspx>Etiquette - Black Tie Proms, Weddings - Dresscode Dresscode Etiquette for Proms and Weddings. Learn why a cummerbund is worn the pleats up.
Wednesday, April 30, 2008<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/30/Study+Calls+For+20+Billion+To+Repair+Schools+At+EPI+Forum.aspx>Study calls for $20 Billion to Repair Schools at EPI Forum 20 Billion in Federal Investment in School Infrastructure Would Provide Major Boost to Education, Economy 'Sick,' Crumbling Schools and Lack of Modernization Hurt U.S. Students' Global Competitiveness, Study Suggests
<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/30/Music+Quotes.aspx>Music Quotes<http://www.edu-cyberpg.com/music/>Music Quotes From the Educational CyberPlayGround
No limits. That's the Net mantra. Enable free transferability. Just hope that you reach a ton of people, just hope that your project lives on. Bob Lefsetz
Tuesday, April 29, 2008<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/29/Ferdi+Serim+New+Board+Member+Of+The+International+Society+For+Technology+In+Education+ISTE.aspx>Ferdi Serim new Board member of the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE). Ferdi Serim is a RingLeader on the Educational CyberPlayGround TM. ISTE, 800/336-5191 or www.iste.org.
Monday, April 28, 2008<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/28/April+Is+Poetry+Month.aspx>April is Poetry Month Have you seen the Miss Mary Mack Commercial? Recess and 4 Librarians in the elevator.
<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/28/How+You+Can+Become+A+Super+Delegate.aspx>How You can become a Super Delegate How to Become a Delegate. If you want to be a delegate, your first step should be to call or write to your state party.
Sunday, April 27, 2008<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/27/Can+You+Handle+Truthiness+Or+Wikiality.aspx>Can you Handle Truthiness or Wikiality The article discusses information literacy in the age of "wikiality", Stephen Colbert's term for "a reality where, if enough people agree with a notion, it must be true." Learn how to work with Google.
<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/27/Vint+Cerf+On+Things+Hes+Learned+Al+Gore+Was+Right.aspx>Vint Cerf, on things he's learned. (Al Gore was right) Al Gore had seen what happened with the National Interstate and Defense Highways Act of 1956, which his father introduced as a military bill. It was very powerful. Housing went up, suburban boom happened, everybody became mobile. Al was attuned to the power of networking much more than any of his elective colleagues. His initiatives led directly to the commercialization of the Internet. So he really does deserve credit.
Saturday, April 26, 2008<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/26/ED+REVIEW+NCLB+UPDATE.aspx>ED REVIEW NCLB UPDATE April 25, 2008 ...a bi-weekly update on U.S. Department of Education activities relevant to the Intergovernmental and Corporate community and other stakeholders
<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/26/Investing+In+US+Infrastructure+An+EPI+Policy+Forum.aspx>Investing in U.S. Infrastructure: An EPI Policy Forum Tuesday, April 29, 10:00 a.m. 1333 H Street, NW; East Tower, Suite 300, Washington $20 Billion in Federal Investment in School Infrastructure Would Provide Major Boost to Education, Economy
Friday, April 25, 2008<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/25/A+Leader+Of+100Laptop+Project+Walter+Bender+Resigns.aspx>A Leader of $100-Laptop Project, Walter Bender, Resigns
Walter Bender leaves.<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/25/Drive+Awary+Teens.aspx>Drive Awary Teens
Teen Buzz - piercing noise audible only to teens and young adults<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/25/Do+You+Need+Permission+To+Link+To+A+Website.aspx>Do you need permission to link to a website?
"linking etiquitte" Thursday, April 24, 2008<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/24/Literacy+And+Music+Video+NCFR+Childrens+Songs.aspx>Literacy and Music Video NCFR children's songs National Children's Folksong Repository Video Literacy, Music, Play, Reading, Games, Health, Fun, Alan Slutsky, Carla Benson, Alan Lomax, Funk Brothers
<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/24/Educational+CyberPlayGround+Given+Hot+Site+Awards.aspx>Educational CyberPlayGround given Hot Site Awards
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Grants and Scholarships Monday, April 21, 2008<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/21/Google+And+Your+Privacy.aspx>Google and your Privacy
Friday, April 18, 2008<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/18/Safety+The+Dangerous+World+Of+CyberSpace.aspx>"Safety" The Dangerous World of CyberSpace The Educational Cyber PlayGround has posted a valuable article "How To Keep Your Child Safe On The Internet"with tips and hotlinks for training kids to be safe on the Internet. Any parent whose children have access to a computer-- whether their own laptops, a home desktop, or a friend's-- should take a look at this posting. 21century Literacy Skills.
Thursday, April 17, 2008<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/17/ECP+K12+Newsletter+Grants+And+Scholarships.aspx>[ECP] K-12 Newsletter: Grants and Scholarships low income students, arts, early childhood, violence prevention, emerging K-12 education leaders, inner city educators
<http://blog.edu-cyberpg.com/2008/04/17/ECP+K12+Newsletter+ED+REVIEW.aspx>[ECP] K-12 Newsletter: ED REVIEW April 11, 2008 a bi-weekly update on U.S. Department of Education activities relevant to the Intergovernmental and Corporate community and other stakeholders
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