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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!
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!
Every Friday, those of us here at CK-12 Foundation like to recap what happened in the world of STEM education during the week.
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!
Three weeks ago, CK-12 Foundation co-founder Neeru Khosla presented an overview of the organization to a panel of technology experts and investors at the Launch Education & Kids Festival.
The event, held at the Microsoft Silicon Valley Conference Center in Mountain View, CA, highlighted innovative start-ups focused on both the K-12 and higher education markets.
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.
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.
Where've you been all week?! Whether you've been relaxing on a beach with some sort of fruity drink or slaving away planning lessons for the fall, we've got you covered!
Two weeks ago, a few of us at CK-12 Foundation had the pleasure of attending and exhibiting at ISTE in San Antonio, Texas and NCSC in Washington DC. We had the opportunity to meet with lots of familiar faces as well as spread the news about CK-12 STEM content to hundreds of new connections!
Happy Friday! We know a lot of you are still in holiday mode, but for those of you who want to know what happened this week besides barbeques and fireworks, this one's for you!
Here are some things that happened in the world of STEM education that we think are worth mentioning...
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