History Live demo at ISTE

Science To Go

Appearing to be in many ways a Science version of the Minnesota Historical Society's History in Our Hands activity, Zydeco is a project to watch.

The Developers Talk

Wendy Jones and Jennifer Sly, part of the team that is developing the History in Our Hands project, are featured in a video about the project.

The video was produced for the IMLS, which is funding the project through a National Leadership Grant.

Talking About Digital Primary Sources

We just spent four solid days talking about digital primary source with a group of amazing and inspiring teachers! 

Masters Degrees To Build A Sustainable Future



Early Summer Events


2012 K-12 Horizon Report

The New Media Consortium has released the 2012 Horizon Report for K-12 education. (Free account required for download).

About this year's report:

The Unfortunate Power of Zero


"Zero" is in the air lately. Here's a couple of recent blog posts addressing the vicious cycle of turning off students:

for the love of learning—Giving kids a zero teaches them a lesson

My Wired Life—Zero


Young children and high technology. What happens when toddlers take to iPads?

For a fascinating 45-minute radio story, click on the "Listen to this show" or "Download" link at the top of this On Point page.