YouTube: An Open Letter to Educators – Interesting idea. Not sure I agree. Education needs a foundation of “facts” in order to build upon ideas, spark creativity, and develop new ideas. However, I do agree that education needs to adapt. Less standards/test driven and more practical/process/hands-on driven. The Royal Society: Trailblazing – an interactive timeline [...]
Here are the titles up for consideration for next year’s SC Young Adult Book Award. Please encourage the teens in your life to read and vote. They make great summer reading novels! All We Know of Heaven by Jacquelyn Mitchard Artichoke’s Heart by Suzanne Supplee Bewitching Season by Marissa Doyle Climbing the Stairs by Padma [...]
Do some technical difficulties for which I couldn’t fix, I’ve had to move the Wagener-Salley HS podcast page to a new site. Currently, the site contains podcasts for the 2009-2010 South Carolina Young Adult Book Award Nominees. I hope to move last years podcast over to the new site soon.