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Mozart for the iPod Generation (Arts in the Classroom)

Andrea Hertach

Feet shuffling to the beat, fingers snapping, tunes cranking – our students reluctantly stuff their iPods in their pockets as they enter our classrooms. Music is a passion for them: pop, rock, hip hop, and rap. They love the rhythms.

An Environmental Tale

Andrea Hertach

When a former student came to me with an idea to make an impact on the environment  I jumped at the chance.

The Power of Collaborative Global Learning

Mali Bickley

Juliette, Kiera, and Michelle, 11-year-old students from Barrie, are online asking their new friend Rawa what it is like to live in Iraq. Michelle asks, “What is it like knowing that there is war so near to you?