Not everyone who watches this video will understand why we celebrate the connection between learning and dancing. It's definitely a SmartLab kind of thing! Thanks to Slavens K-8 in Denver CO for helping us tell this story!
Last month, I had the privilege of presenting National Reference Site Awards to STEM and communication media arts SmartLabs in North Shore School District 112 in Highland Park, IL. The District produced the video below to document the event. You can read their full newsletter article here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1H5I0iiEr1QN1nnukM8QzKMNbD0skzZBY_I3V5be3030/edit
Creative Learning Systems is partnering with the North Dakota Center for Distance Education to develop a SmartLab program to support blended learning for the state's rural communities. Dr. Alan Peterson, Director of ND CDE, is the visionary behind this this innovative initiative. Dr. Peterson recently shared his thinking behind integrating SmartLabs in the North Dakota educational mission on his blog.
You can read his blog here: http://blogs.edutech.nodak.edu/alanpeterson/2015/05/19/julius-my-path-to-a-smart-choice/