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31 Jan

The WordPress.com Blog

Last month, we attended the Modern Language Association’s annual conference in Boston, Massachusetts, and had a great time talking to educators about how WordPress.com encourages in-class conversations to keep going and keeps students and parents up to date. Today, we’re taking a closer look at how some tech-savvy teachers are using WordPress.com to create educational experiences that seamlessly blend the traditional and virtual worlds.

The Paper-Free Class Experiment

My name is Mr. Hays and I teach 8th grade Language Arts. I am a National Board Certified teacher, and I have been reflecting on my role as a teacher this past summer. This year, I  have decided to try a radically different approach to teaching. I want to step away from the traditional classroom for a while and see just how much we can do online.

With The Paper-Free Class Experiment, Florida middle school English teacher James Hays has built…

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  • This collaboration between ESA and NASA continues the spirit of international cooperation that forms the foundation of the International Space Station.
  • ATV is a versatile showcase of European technology performing many functions during a mission to the International Space Station…
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Branson: My nickname is Dr. Yes. I can’t resist a challenge. And I’ve certainly said yes to too many things in my life. Therefore, not everything has worked out…

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At this stage of the competition, Airbus has identified the most innovative ideas from over 600 teams who entered the third edition of the UNESCO-backed competition…

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