Re: Something for the News Team? 'UNCW, School Districts Using "Squeak"'
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Michael Davies wrote:
> Interesting press release here:
> http://appserv02.uncw.edu/news/article.asp?ID=2148 >
> I've extracted a one-paragraph summary suitable for posting to
> "Teachers and students in North Carolina will soon be learning to use
> "Squeak" software to create virtual models that simulate actual
> science and math-related experiments. A grant-funded partnership
> between the University of North Carolina Wilmington and the New
> Hanover, Pender and Brunswick County schools is addressing concerns
> over students' declining interest in computing by infusing IT skills
> into the curriculum in grades 7-12. The three-year-long project will
> work directly with about 75 educators who teach the Science,
> Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) curricula and 150 of their
> students. "
> By the way, should there be an official 'news' address on the site
> that such proposed articles could be sent to?
RE: Re: Something for the News Team? 'UNCW, SchoolDistricts Using "Squeak"'
Terrific!! I'm looking forward to reading it.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Giovanni Corriga
> Il giorno mer, 23/05/2007 alle 08.48 -0400, Ron Teitelbaum ha scritto:
> > Very nice!! Thanks for picking up the UNCW article!
> I've also asked for an email interview (and got back a yes ;) ).
> Tomorrow I'll send my questions.
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