STEM

DJLN Educator Spotlight: From Consumers to Producers with Danny Aviv

March 15, 2017
Find out how students are creating products to solve real-world problems.
Educator Spotlight, STEAM, STEM, Makerspace, Engineering

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Teaching Through the EdTech Lens with Zachary Lebwohl

December 15, 2016
EdTech, STEM, supporting teachers--this educator does it all!
Educator Spotlight, EdTech, Educational Technology, STEM, Robotics, Teachers

Mark Computer Science Education Week with an Hour of Code

December 05, 2016
Great ideas for designing an Hour of Code activity for every age!
Hour of Code, Computer Science, EdTech, Blended Learning, Coding, STEM

Engineering the Sukkah: Authentic STEM in a Jewish Day School Curriculum

March 15, 2016
My goal was to incorporate more STEM across the disciplines, including Hebrew and Judaic Studies.
DJLN ISTE 2015 Reflection, ISTE 2015, ISTE, STEM, Coding, judaic studies, Jewish Education

10 Online Lunar Science Resources for Rosh Chodesh Curriculum

February 09, 2016
Help students understand what (literally!) makes Rosh Chodesh go around!
Rosh Chodesh, Jewish Education, judaic studies, Jewish Holidays, Resources, Blended Learning, Science, STEM

A New Year for Trees: Digital Resources for Earth and Environmental Science

January 04, 2016
Great resources for science in honor of this year's Tu Bishvat!
Blended Learning, Tu Bishvat, Jewish Education, judaic studies, Jewish Holidays, Earth Science, Environmental Science, STEM, Resources

8 Websites You Didn't Know You Could Use for Blended Learning

June 23, 2015
Go beyond YouTube with these awesome websites!
Blended Learning, Resources, Science, STEM, Games, Music, Language Arts

So Many Schools, So Little Time: The Power of Site Visits

Blended Learning, Educational Technology, Samis, Site Visit, STEM, Student Directed Learning, Tales from the Road

Blending Math Class With Student Buy-In

July 29, 2014
The single most important thing I came away with from the conference and the DigitialJLearning sessions is the daunting but real understanding that my role in the classroom needs to change.
Catchup Math, STEM, Math, Blended Learning, Differentiated Instruction, ISTE 2014 Reflection, DJLN at ISTE, Agile Teaching, ISTE14

Taking EdTech One Step at a Time

July 24, 2014
The ISTE Conference was an amazing and eye-opening experience for me. I am a change-of-career teacher. Coming to the profession late in the game, I assumed that I would teach math the way I learned math with pencils and textbooks and that's about it.
EdTech, Math, STEM, Blended Learning, DJLN at ISTE, ISTE 2014 Reflection, ISTE14

Beyond the Panel: A Teacher’s Reflections on Blended Learning

May 22, 2014
The timing could not have been more perfect for “Blended Learning: Moving Beyond the Pilot,” a panel discussion hosted by The DigitalJLearning Network on the evening of May 13th, 2014.
Beyond the Pilot, Events, Professional Development, The Frisch School, Catchup Math, Math, STEM, Sabrina Bernath