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When the Teacher Becomes the Student

Exciting and humbling: that’s how I describe my role as a middle school technology teacher. Exciting because I get to use all the cool new toys: video editing software, game design software, new PCs, robots, tablets, etc. Humbling because many of my students learn the technologies faster than I do. This year is especially humbling …

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BP’s clean-up response in Pensacola, Florida

I started my morning out on Pensacola Beach documenting tar balls. About 5 today I was doing an interview with Waterkeeper Magazine around Avenida 16 when I saw 4 young men walking down the beach picking up tar balls, none over 20 years old. They all had on one latex glove, similar to the ones …

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“When I was a boy, I played outside…a

“When I was a boy, I played outside…all of the time”. http://www.fishingband.com/

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Family Fun Fest at Gold Head Branch Stat

Family Fun Fest at Gold Head Branch State Park May 15 http://ow.ly/1ITTr

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Parents in northeast Florida: Any intere

Parents in northeast Florida: Any interest in getting together for nature walks with kids? I’d like to start a group that does this monthly.

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Interactive map of effects of Gulf oil s

Interactive map of effects of Gulf oil spill: http://ow.ly/1Igbc

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To volunteer or help please see the Nati

To volunteer or help please see the National Park Service NPS Oil Spill Response page http://bit.ly/dib0vh

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5 Ways for your whole family to get outs

5 Ways for your whole family to get outside & celebrate Mother’s Day from hiking to backyard camping http://bit.ly/cme297

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Parents, Ranger Rick explains the oil sp

Parents, Ranger Rick explains the oil spill to kids: http://ow.ly/1HFwF

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Green Exercise Quickly Boosts Mental Health

Green Exercise Quickly Boosts Mental Health – Children & Nature Network (C&NN) http://shar.es/mGFgC

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