TAPCo. Times #17
January 2, 2018
Birthday of the Week
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Grant opportunities are posted on the Grants website (you can visit the page on any computer using this link). This week’s highlights include:
Special PD Opportunity: Using Khan Academy to Support SAT Prep
NYC iZone will host a training for teachers to learn and share best practices in using Khan Academy to support preparation for SAT School Day. Participants will receive a variety of resources including lesson plans and unit plans.
Per session will be available for those who qualify.
Click HERE to register.
Teacher's Choice Update
Pic Of The Week
Professional Development and Student Opportunities
Professional learning and student opportunities are posted on the PL and Student Opportunities page. This week’s highlights include:
Elementary and Middle Schools:
Middle and High:
Opportunity to Access the New York Times Replica Edition
The DOE is offering access to The New York Times Replica Edition free-of-charge for use in classrooms citywide. The replica edition provides classrooms with the newspaper’s daily online content, as it appears in print, as well as full access to back editions for the calendar year. The subscription also includes access to digital tools designed to enhance students’ online reading experience. Users can access content in newspaper view or article view, auto-translate to other languages, listen to articles, or print formatted versions of articles. Note that the replica edition does not provide access to NYTimes.com. To access the print edition online, click on “Start Reading the NY Times Replica Edition.”
For questions, email Melissa Jacobs, or call 212-374-3459.