Integrate Online Science Labs And Improve Your Students’ Experience


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Virtual School Meanderings

From yesterday’s inbox…

Science labs online?
Yes, it’s possible!

Join the upcoming Online Science Labs Mastery Series to learn how.

“I didn’t know how much I didn’t know until I completed the OLC Online Science Labs Mastery Series Program. I feel more prepared to better serve students, which was my goal!” says Shannon McGurk, Director of Distance Learning at Carolina Biological Supply Company. Read more about Shannon’s experience.

Improve Online Teaching and Learning
Throughout a series of three workshops in the Online Science Labs Mastery Series, you will be introduced to best practices in the design and implementation of virtual science labs.  You will also get a chance to explore evidence-based research revealing how the integration of online science labs can improve your students’ experience.

Sign up for the May cohort and transform your online science labs.


Shannon McGurk“This series was more than I expected. My entire team participated and we learned about quality resources and…

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World needs Science and Science needs Women || Join @UN_Women today #WomenInScience Day || Thanks to @UN @antonioguterres @UNECOSOC


Savera Society For Human Initiatives

On 11 February, the United Nations, partners worldwide, women and girls will mark the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. Why does it matter?

Recent studies suggest that 65 per cent of children entering primary school today will have jobs that do not yet exist. While more girls are attending school than before, girls are significantly under-represented in STEM subjects in many settings and they appear to lose interest in STEM subjects as they reach adolescence. Debunking the myths that girls do not like the sciences and other and gender stereotypes, along with investment in teacher trainings, gender-responsive technology and innovation can reverse these trends.

With Sustainable Development Goal 9, part of the Global Goals that world leaders agreed to in 2015 with a deadline of 2030, countries around the world have pledged to “build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation”. Yet, a look…

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Say goodbye to installing or updating apps ever again — Thoughts


It’s really cool to work as a software engineer and see new technology trends as they are happening before the rest of the general public adopts them en masse. A major trend in app development is that companies are moving away from native apps and toward progressive web apps (PWA). This trend first began around […] … Continue reading Say goodbye to installing or updating apps ever again — Thoughts