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Create more engaging educational videos with a few best practices

July 29, 2016

Public Domain Video is pervasive in education. Most online courses feature an average of 12 videos, and that number is…


Real-world math investigations are useful to teachers after the AP Calculus exam

July 20, 2016

“The Beauty of Mathematics” by Peter Rosbjerg, CC BY-ND 2.0 NCSSM math faculty have provided materials that can be used…


Add interactivity and assessments to videos with EdPuzzle

July 19, 2016

EdPuzzle allows teachers to ask students questions at specific times during a video. EdPuzzle is a website that allows you…


Hands-on activities illustrate connection between mathematics and music

July 12, 2016

“”Taking Notes” by Stuart Crawford. CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 Math and Music overlap in many interesting ways. At an elementary level…


Google Forms provides self-grading quizzes

June 29, 2016

Quizzes in Google Forms (source: Google) Google Forms now provides a simple method for teachers to give paperless quizzes to…


Science instructor Jon Davis helps create online hominid artifact collection

June 27, 2016

Image: Fred Hurteau, NCSSM, CC BY-NC-SA 4.0 As a student, NCSSM science instructor Jon Davis had a keen interest in…