May 2016

Happy end of school!

This summer, let’s focus on you. 
We’ve found some great ways to relax and learn while you take a break.

Guide to National and State Parks
About Travel

Find information on national and state parks from sea to shining sea. Make sure you have all the information you need to find your happy place.

Complete EdCamp Unconference Schedule for This Summer
Edcamp Wikispaces

We know how much you wish you could be in Memphis for LLI 16, but we still want to make sure you’re getting great ideas for next year! Here you can find a full list of free EdCamp unconferences through the US this summer.

Find an Education Twitter Conversation

Here’s a full list of educational hashtags, groups, Twitter conferences and conversations that you can join in right now. Find general forums or speciality forums such as Makerspace groups or Inquiry-Based Learning groups.

Free Online Courses for Teachers

Class-Central is a MOOC aggregator, finding some of the best free online courses from such groups as Coursera and Udemy. Classes range from blended learning to online research, from urban educational issues to patterns of classroom mindsets. Something for everyone!

Complete Harvard Classics Collection just $2 for Kindle

No more excuses about finally reading that piece of classic literature that you pretended to read in college. Amazon is offering the entire Harvard Classics Collection for just a couple of bucks. 140 non-fiction and 40 fiction titles by 121 authors. Look over the offering for the complete Fiction collection for just $3.

Best Documentaries Right Now on Netflix

No reason that staying in on a beautiful day can be a problem. Netflix is a great resource to catch up on all those documentaries that people talk about around the lounge. Kick back and enjoy!