Monthly Archives: November 2015

Funding Opportunity For Creative Projects

Ezra Jack Keats Foundation Accepting Mini-Grant Applications DEADLINE: MARCH 31, 2016 Established by children’s book author and illustrator Ezra Jack Keats, the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation is accepting applications from public schools and public libraries anywhere in the United States and its … Continue reading

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For Teachers In Santa Clara and Santa Cruz Counties

A time of change South Bay Trout in the Classroom (SBTIC) is a newly forming partnership to provide support services to teachers affected by the closing of the STEP program. We are working with an impressive list of organizations to … Continue reading

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Providing Life-Affirming Experiences – Not Just Facts

Isn’t experiencing life through personal discovery, cooperative challenges, and self-directed learning more enjoyable and exciting than listening to a recitation of facts, no matter how interesting those facts are? I am sure your students would think so. Here is an … Continue reading

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Thoughts On Hatching Fish…one educator to another

Dear Teacher, I write to you as a former classroom teacher who is most recently working with Fish and Wildlife. I’d like to share my thoughts with you about Trout in the Classroom, and why you may want to try … Continue reading

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