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Lessons & Workshops What do your students know about life insurance and how it works? Print and distribute the unit quiz, or have students go to to take the interactive version of the quiz and print their answers. Students evaluate the financial standing and future obligations of a couple with two children and determine if their life insurance policy will enable them to meet their future financial needs and goals. Student Activity: Better Safe (PDF) About SAM - SAM – Cengage Learning "SAM engages so much more because our students learn in the type of interactive, immediate environment they’ve grown up with.” – Cindy Herbert, instructor, Metropolitan Community College – Longview Reduce your workload and improve learning outcomes SAM reduces instructors’ workloads with efficient course management tools and auto-graded assignments and exams. SAM improves student learning outcomes through self-paced learning and personalized remediation. What is SAM? SAM stands for Skills Assessment Manager, an interactive online learning environment that helps students master Microsoft Office skills and computer concepts that are essential to academic and career success.

Indian Education - Utah State Office of Education A Critical Bibliography on North American Indians, For K-12 This bibliography was compiled by P. Ann Kaupp, Head of the Department of Anthropology's Outreach Office at the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), Fiona Burnett, while an intern in the Museum Studies Program at George Washington University, Maureen Malloy, now Coordinator of Public Programs at the National Museum of Health and Medicine, and Cheryl Wilson, presently editor in the Publications Office of the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI). Alaska Federation of Natives Alaska Federation of Natives (AFN) is the largest statewide Native organization in Alaska. Its membership includes 178 villages (both federally-recognized tribes and village corporations), 13 regional Native corporations and 12 regional nonprofit and tribal consortiums that contract and run federal and state programs. Cyndi's List A portal page of Native American web resources.

FREE – Federal Registry for Educational Excellence FREE Features These features originally appeared on the features blog. The features highlight resources and ideas related to holidays, awareness months, anniversaries and seasonal topics. January Bloom's and ICT tools Many teachers use Bloom's Taxonomy and Bloom's Revised Taxonomy in developing and structuring their teaching & learning experiences. Bloom's Digital taxonomy is an attempt to marry Bloom's revised taxonomy and the key verbs to digital approaches and tools. This is not a replacements to the verbs in the revised taxonomy, rather it suppliments and supports these by including recent developments, processes and tools.

When to use a debit card or credit for Better Money Habits Alright, let’s talk about credit and debit cards. Both are used in place of cash to pay for things you buy. Both are convenient and accepted almost everywhere. Both are made of plastic and probably in your wallet right now. Pre-Assessment Policy Pre-Assessments are intended to measure student knowledge prior to instruction. They may be used for several purposes, such as to measure gain over the course of the program or to help focus instruction in the most appropriate areas. Pre-Assessments are not intended for use as practice exams, study guides, nor for other instructional purposes. November 30 deadline: In most instances, pre-assessments are available July 1 through November 30. Requests for exceptions will be reviewed on the basis of local circumstances within the following parameters:

Browse by Topic (Library of Congress) - American History - American Indian History skip navigation Library of Congress Browse by Topics Suggestions enabled. My Best of series I’ve separated my “The Best…” lists here by topics. A number of the lists, though, can fit into multiple categories, so it still might be useful to scan all of them. The Websites Of The Year page on this blog, on the other hand, has these lists in the chronological order in which they’ve been written. Please note that I continually update and revise all of the lists. The Best Websites page on my website shows versions of these same lists that are designed for student self-access.

4 Tips for Integrating Social Media Into the Classroom A former local newspaper reporter, Tanveer is a student at the Medill School of Journalism learning all things digital and entrepreneurial. He also writes about political figures for and hopes to own the high score on multiple Ms. Pac-Man machines one day. While kids may rely social networks for personal use, there is a place for them in K-12 education, as well. In 2007, half of all students who used the Internet said they use it to talk specifically about schoolwork, according to a National School Boards Association survey. The Million Dollar Mystery Athletes blow money the same way the rest of America blows money. There's no difference! So before you start judging athletes for burning through millions, take a look at your finances.

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