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KAET Learning Media

By KellyAnn Bonnell Recently I’ve had the opportunity to delve into the educator resources offered by the local PBS station and I realize how remiss I’ve been in not highlighting them in the past. The program is called ASSET and … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones Actor, Jack Gleeson, Talks about Celebrity

Game of Thrones Actor, Jack Gleeson, Talks about Celebrity Jack was 17 when he took the role of Joffrey on Game of Thrones. It’s through his young filter that a meaningful conversation about media and celebrity can be had with … Continue reading

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Shark Week Disappointment

Shark Week Disappointment Actor Wil Wheaton, of Star Trek TNG and Table Top fame, called foul at Discovery Channel today on his blog. for presenting “a work of fiction that is more suited for the Syfy Channel as a truthful … Continue reading

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Buzzfeed in the Classroom: More to the Story

Buzzfeed in the Classroom: More to the Story by KellyAnn Bonnell MA Fostering 21st Century Skills in the classroom can be daunting at times. The challenge is how to engage students in a way that is meaningful for them while … Continue reading

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Pop Goes the Classroom Daily

Pop Goes the Classroom Daily We are proud to announce a new resource for you. Pop Goes the Classroom Daily is a curated resource giving you new ideas and resources for your classroom. Sign up today!

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Comic Arts Conference at San Diego Comic Con

Comic Arts Conference at San Diego Comic Con It’s that time of year again. Pop Culture Academics from across the country are gathering for the Comic Arts Conference at San Diego Comic Con. If you are attending the convention you … Continue reading

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Ed Source: Social and emotional learning gaining new focus under Common Core

Ed Source: Social and emotional learning gaining new focus under Common Core “We sometimes get push back from teachers, who say that ‘right now, my top priority is Common Core’, and we tell them that social and emotional learning is … Continue reading

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Huffpo: The Common Core Standards: Truths, Untruths and Ambiguities

Huffpo: The Common Core Standards: Truths, Untruths and Ambiguities This year we’ll be spending some time helping you navigate the world of Common Core. There are many perspectives on Common Core; and many educators express fear. We at Pop Goes … Continue reading

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