Common Threads Projects: Full Circle: First nations, Metis, and Inuit Ways of Knowing -- Hungry for Change -- Tapped Out: The World Water Crisis -- From Canada to South Africa: Combatting HIV/AIDS Together -- Globalization, Sweatshops, and the Clothes we Wear
Education Forum: articles explore the contemporary issues, events, trends and personalities that shape education.
Education Watch: provides facts and positions on issues that are relevant to the union.
Research Studies: Bullying:
Annenberg Learner: http://www.learner.org/
Educational video programs for the professional development of K-12 teachers help teachers increase their expertise in subject areas and in teaching methods. On demand videostreaming can be used with your students for teaching and others model teaching in the classroom. Distributes more than 100 multimedia courses and workshops to help teachers keep current on the content they teach including research on the most effective teaching strategies along with their connection to national education content standards, and examples of these principles applied in real classrooms. The video components are paired with extensive Web sites that include online texts, course and workshop guides, and extensive background information to enhance the learning experience.
Check Innoteach for examples of teachers using innovative pedagogy.
Blog for Beginning Teachers: The Heart and Art of Teaching and Learning
Research for Teachers: current research findings relevant to teaching in elementary schools
Resources Guide to Inquiry-Based Environmental and Sustainability Education