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Tutorial Tuesday: Publish Your FlexBooks

  
  
  
  
STEM FlexBook

Have you ever dreamed of being published? Don't wait around for a quirky idea for a childrens book or free time to write a novel... Publish your customized FlexBook today!

If you’ve already created a FlexBook, you can easily share it on CK-12 so other STEM teachers can use it or customize it further. Now you can feel great about being a published author AND help teachers worldwide by sharing your customized FlexBook!

Here's how you can request for your STEM FlexBook to published on www.ck12.org:

Your Weekly Education Content Kit: August 16th

  
  
  
  
STEM learning center

Wow! What a busy week! We've been super busy here at CK-12 launching our brand new back to school campaign.

We know you've probably been busy actually getting back into the classroom or preparing to in the next few weeks. Either way, CK-12 has your back when it comes to STEM education news!

Here's the big stuff that happened this week in the wonderful world of STEM education.

Tutorial Tuesday: Customize Your FlexBook Cover

  
  
  
  
STEM FlexBooks

This Tuesday we thought we'd teach you about a really cool feature that allows you to go above and beyond in the customization of your STEM FlexBooks at CK-12. 

You already know that you can add and delete content from your FlexBooks. You know that you can use CK-12 science and math concepts to create a FlexBook from scratch. But did you know you can also customize the cover of your FlexBooks?! Well, you can!

Using our super duper easy editor tools, you can customize the cover image of your STEM FlexBook! Watch the video below to learn how!

Tutorial Tuesday: Search and Download STEM Content

  
  
  
  
STEM and CK-12

It's that time in your busy summer to start thinking about the kids again! As you gather up your folders and dig out old lesson plans, let CK-12 help!

Here at CK-12 in beautiful Palo Alto, California, we've been busy all summer long improving our website and building out new STEM content to help make going back to school a little easier this year. If you've been away from your computer, be sure to check out some of our new features like Groups and our new navigation bar on the website!

Use CK-12 STEM content this school year to make planning for lessons a piece of cake!

Your Weekly Education Content Kit

  
  
  
  
STEM education

It's Friday! Woo! That means it's time for those of us here at CK-12 to recap the happenings in the world of STEM and education!

Here are just a few things we came across that are worth mentioning. We hope you enjoy them!

Tutorial Tuesday: Inserting Images and Videos to FlexBooks

  
  
  
  
math concept

Today is Tutorial Tuesday, which means it's time for us to share another CK-12 pro tip! Last week we covered our brand new CK-12 groups function for collaboration and sharing of science and math content. 

This week we want to teach you how to spice up your customized FlexBooks and concepts with beautiful (and educational) media for back to school.

Follow these simple steps to embed detailed diagrams of triangles in math content, helpful videos on mitosis in your favorite science FlexBook, photos of your class demonstrating a science experiment step-by-step and more!

Your Weekly Education Content Kit

  
  
  
  
stem experiment

Every Friday, those of us here at CK-12 Foundation like to recap what happened in the world of STEM education during the week. 

Here are just a few things we came across that are worth mentioning. We hope you enjoy them!

Tutorial Tuesday: Customize a CK-12 Concept or FlexBook

  
  
  
  
CK-12 FlexBooks

Good morning beautiful CK-12 users! Today, we'd like to walk you through CK-12's coolest and most useful function: customization.

CK-12 concepts and FlexBooks (online textbooks) are written to be engaging, educational and fun, but we know every teacher and every student is different. That is why we've made our FlexBooks and concepts 100% customizeable! Now every teacher can customize their online textbooks to fit their unique teaching style! And, like all CK-12 content and online textbooks, they are 100% free!

So, let's get started!

Your Weekly Education Content Kit

  
  
  
  
STEM education

Wow! What a busy week! If you're located in the US, you've probably been wrapped up in the news of trials and plane crashes. Or, maybe you're working on planning your classroom for students to arrive in just a few weeks. Either way, CK-12 has your back when it comes to STEM education news!

Here's the big stuff that happened this week in the wonderful world of STEM education.

Tutorial Tuesday: CK-12 Groups for Collaboration

  
  
  
  
STEM

Hi there CK-12ers! Today is our first ever Tutorial Tuesday!

What is Tutorial Tuesday you ask? Tutorial Tuesday is the one day each week that those of us here at CK-12 will unleash a clever tip to help you maximize your experience on CK12.org. Not only will these posts tell you about a cool thing you can do on CK12.org, but they will walk you through HOW to do it, step-by-step!

Now, without further adieu.... Tutorial Tuesday!

Today we'd like to teach you about a brand new feature to CK12.org called groups.

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