Educator Resources

Top evolution resources

By myralopez on February 1, 2017 in Educator Resources

For many K-12 educators, the topic of evolution can be an intimidating one. However, as the foundation of biology, evolution is a crucial subject to address in the science classroom. That’s why the ISP offers educators the resources they need to teach this important topic with confidence. Below i...

Pin-spirational holiday classroom activities

By myralopez on December 5, 2016 in Educator Resources

Our Pinterest board is filled with lessons, activities and crafts for the winter holidays (Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa) for any grade and subject matter. Winter STEM challenges Five festive, fun and fabulous STEM challenges! [see pin here] 13 Hanukkah crafts for kids From DIY menorahs to Hanu...

Pinteresting Thanksgiving classroom activities

By myralopez on November 1, 2016 in Educator Resources, Science

Gobble, gobble! We’ve put together a feast of Thanksgiving activities and crafts for your classroom. Thanksgiving science Collaborative, hands-on activities. [see pin here] Thanksgiving STEM challenges Challenges follow the path of Pilgrims settling in America. [see pin here] Thirsty Thanks...

Bridging education research and practice

By myralopez on October 15, 2016 in Educator Resources, Teacher Leadership

Great strides are being made in education research. Despite those great efforts by great people challenges persist. In particular, effectively scaling up or replicating successful educational programs proves difficult. The solution to bridging the gap between research and practice is Design-Based...

‘Spooktacular’ Halloween themed pins

By myralopez on October 3, 2016 in Educator Resources

Don’t let Halloween lesson planning scare you. We’ve got you covered. We’ve put together a goodie bag full of Halloween-inspired lesson plans to share with your students. It’s messy but the kids will love this erupting pumpkin experiment. [see pin here] Interesting infographic on how countries ma...