It’s All About You! October Edition

by :: Anamaria It’s all about you: our readers. No matter how passionate one is about something, sometimes there just aren’t enough hours in the day to devote ourselves to that passion as much as we would like. We’re sure you know what we mean! We know our readers are passionate about education. And that … Read more…

More School Photos from Argentina

by :: Cate Pamela and I are working on a project that helps students develop their cultural, language, and technology skills (we’ll share the project with everyone in a couple weeks). So when I was in Argentina in September, Pamela planned her classes so I could visit some of her students right around the time they were working … Read more…

School #2: Colegio Martin Miguel de Güemes

by :: Cate On Tuesday I posted pictures of students at the Ciclo Basico school in Bahia Blanca, Argentina. Today I’m posting photos of students at another school in Bahia Blanca that Patricia teaches at. This school is called Colegio Martin Miguel de Güemes. Patricia told me that the school is named after a well known patriot in our country who fought … Read more…

The Ciclo Basico School in Bahia Blanca, Argentina

by :: Cate Visiting schools around the world is something I love to do. So Pamela set up a few school visits for me when I was in Bahia Blanca, Argentina for the FAAPI conference. This week I’m going to share photos from the 3 schools I visited. Below are photos from the first school, called … Read more…

What’s Ahead

by :: Cate We’ve been busy here at Small Planet Studio. Planning, writing, preparing…we’ve got some exciting things ahead: Next Week It’s Schultüte Week! What’s a Schultüte? I can’t tell you what a Schultüte is yet (check back on Monday to find out!) but I can tell you that in addition to learning about Schultüten next week, you’ll … Read more…

School Snapshot :: Southeast Middle School in a Voicethread

It’s School Snapshot time again! Pamela recently showed me this voicethread (a narrated slide show) that her ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) students created about Southeast Middle School in Greensboro, NC. The neat thing about voicethreads is that you can record, write or even draw a comment on them – just click on … Read more…