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Featured this week is a PBL lesson idea for any subject area courtesy of Ms. Barone.
Click through this slideshow for great Resources from Ms. Morgan's PD on Edmodo
Huge- Courtesy of Mr. Hampton on Edmodo who writes:
"An interactive graph of the mathematics CCSS. It's best viewed at 50-70% with a PDF viewer"
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Lisa Gurthie is the PD facilitator at Piedmont IB Middle School. She specializes in tech and arts integration, interdisciplinary holistic education, and unschooling school to reconnect academia to real life. One day she will modernize her "about" page. She curates this blog for the professional development convenience of the teachers at Piedmont, but the editorial comments are her own.