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Looking for a way to encourage your young learners to understand connection and change between the past and the present? Check the website WhatWasThere, a fascinating place that will enable your students to travel backwards through time to explore what places look like today with what they looked like in the past. FIND OUT MORE »

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sample screen shot of a map of the US eastern seaboard

Discover a whole new world of mapping and geography with Google Maps! [...] »

Photo, "Smartboard," June 5, 2006, Kathy Cassidy, Flickr, creative commons

So now you have a whiteboard. Do you know how to use it effectively? [...] »

Screencap, Mixbook/Blio Logo Mash-up, 24 Feb 2012

Replicate the experience of reading (and creating) a book, electronically. [...] »

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Screencapture, Google Docs account, Google

What exactly is Google Docs and how can you use it to encourage collaboration? [...] »

Vietnam Political Cartoon. The My Lai Ditch Claims Another Victim

High school teacher Joe Jelen introduces the primary source analysis strategy " [...] »

Keep young students focused during field trips—use cameras! [...] »

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Photography, iPod Video, 31 Aug 2005, Alexandre van de sande, Flickr CC

Download and save videos from the web with this handy tool. Read on for [...] »

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