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Thursday, July 24, 2014

Ann Arbor Gathering brings human touch to technology

That’s the idea behind a series of "Gatherings," the latest of which was held at the Duderstadt Center on U-M’s campus recently. Dr. Stanzler, director of the Interactive Communications & Simulations (ICS) group at SOE, describes the Gatherings as venues to bring together a diverse group – educators, non-profits, students, alumni, technology experts, and entrepreneurs: to network and explore ideas Read more »

Tags: stanzler, teaching and learning, technology

Beyond the Classroom - Sophia Wensman, July 8-July 17 news image Friday, July 18, 2014

Beyond the Classroom - Sophia Wensman, July 8-July 17

I’ve really enjoyed working in the lab this week. I’ve learned a new method of chemical analysis, which is typically used to measure chlorofluorocarbons but can also be used to measure nitrous oxide concentrations. Read more »

Tags: beyond the classroom, science education, teacher education

5 Minutes With Angie Underdahl news image Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Five Minutes With Angie Underdahl

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Beyond the Classroom - Sophia Wensman, July 4-8 news image Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Beyond the Classroom - Sophia Wensman, July 4-8

On Saturday I explored Pike Place Market in downtown Seattle with one of my fellow JISAO interns. We had so much fun walking around, looking at goods, buying gifts for friends and family, and just experiencing everything the market had to offer. Read more »

Tags: beyond the classroom, science education, teacher education

Saturday, July 05, 2014

Hyman Bass presents series of lectures during India trip

On a trip to India from June 2 to July 5, Hyman Bass gave a series of lectures at several locations in the country. He presented the opening plenary at the annual meeting of the Ramanujan Mathematical Society at the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) in Pune. Read more »

Tags: bass, expertise, mathematics education

Beyond the Classroom - Sophia Wensman.The Cruise: June 30-July 3 news image Friday, July 04, 2014

Beyond the Classroom - Sophia Wensman.The Cruise: June 30-July 3

The majority of the last week was spent aboard the R/V Barnes on a research cruise through Puget Sound and Hood Canal. The entire trip was absolutely incredible. I can say with 100 percent certainty that I have never experienced anything like it. Read more »

Tags: beyond the classroom, science education, teacher education

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