February 5, 2017

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February Happenings 

Digital Learning Day Is Around the Corner!

Celebrate modern day tools and improve K12 student outcomes

Digital Learning Day (DLD)

Use Digital Learning Day (February 23, 2017) to improve learning experiences in your K12 classrooms with modern day tools and innovative programs.

See digital learning opportunities »

#OK2Ask's DLD Twitter Chat

Our recently archived Twitter chat on Storify shares ideas and tech tools just in time for Digital Learning Day.

Access DLD chat archives now »

Classroom Calendar Events

February includes Black History Month, Read Accross America Day, and more!

Black History Month

Also known as African American History Month, this annual observance is a time for remembrance of African Americans and their important achievements in U.S. history.

Lesson plans, timelines, and more »

Read Across America

Celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday and Read Across America Day on March 2nd with inspiration, poetic projects, and creative ideas for your students.

Encourage reading with Seuss resources »

Professional Learning

Learn about upcoming conferences, FREE virtual workshops, and our edtech-focused Twitter chats 

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February 12 - 15, 2017 in Hershey, PA


Are you attending PETE & C in Hershey, Pennsylvania? Come learn about social constructivism, BYOT classrooms, and more with our K12 team!

Our 3 sessions at PETE & C»

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Winter 2017 Schedule

OK2Ask® Free Virtual Workshops

TeachersFirst offers FREE professional learning opportunities on Tuesdays from 7-8:30 pm Eastern. View our schedule and join us for an upcoming OK2Ask workshop.

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Twice monthly!

Twitter Chats

Sign-up to receive email reminders about our #OK2Ask, edtech-focused Twitter Chats. Covering timely topics on integrating technology in the classroom, #OK2Ask chats occur on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month from 8-9:00 pm Eastern.

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More to Explore!

Find Ready-to-Go units, Special Topics collections, and more using the links below.

Snow Day Resources

Coding Resources

50 States Unit

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Classroom Planning Calendar

Classroom Connection Events

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