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TAG – You’re It! Feedback That...

Feedback is critical to what we do as educators – not only for ourselves, but as part of the learning process of the students’ whom we teach. Author and educator Starr Sackstein writes about the power of peer feedback and how using...

CUE BOLD

Jonathan Nalder Goes BOLD

CUE’s 2nd annual BOLD (Blended and Online Lesson Design) Symposium is set for May 4th-5th at Sage Creek High School in Carlsbad, CA. Of the many talented educators who will be presenting and showcasing at BOLD, Jonathan Nalder is set to...

Apple Distinguished Educator

Become an Apple Distinguished Educator

The 2019 application period to become an Apple Distinguished Educator closes this week on February 6th. Apple states that this program seeks to “recognize K–12 and higher-education pioneers who are using Apple technology to transform...

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Podcasting to Educate Podcasting for Freedom

There are so many categories of Podcasts to choose from. You can listen to the news, political, true crime stories, historical, lifestyle, celebrity interviews, gardening, money management, education, technology and just about anything else you...

Painting Canvas

When Skills (Not Product) Are the Focus

I recently introduced an activity in my 2nd-5th grade classrooms that involved making mosaic art via Google Drawings. It was a great activity that I first saw on Eric Curts’ blog, Control Alt Achieve. I was excited to be delving into a...

Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence That Hopes to...

It was only about 35 years ago that artificial intelligence (AI) and “thinking machines” were fodder for Arnold Schwarzenegger films. Now it seems AI is making its way into the classrooms of today. In an article published for...

CUE Announcement

The CUE Senior Leadership Team is Expanding

We want to keep you abreast of a special CUE expansion and restructuring announcement.  Over the past eighteen months, CUE has undergone a tremendous transformation of back-end systems and service-oriented process improvement, with a focus...

Mental Health

Mental Health Awareness Starts with Teachers

For educators, mental health awareness is essential. Teachers are often the first line of defense for protecting children’s mental health. There’s much that educators can do protect the emotional well-being of young learners...

TeacherFunder

New Program for Crowdfunding Teacher Needs

Teachers, prepare yourselves – a new program started by website TeacherFunder.com is giving Donors Choose a run for their money…but to your benefit! TeacherFunder allows teacher participants to apply for funding from generous donors...

Legislative Advocacy

CUE Legislative Update – January 2019

Tony Thurmond Becomes State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond, educator and public school parent, and recent Assembly Member, took his oath of office as California’s twenty-eighth State Superintendent of Public Instruction...