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  • How Smart is Portland About Innovations in Learning?

    I was researching innovations in education and found a review of Portland and Innovations in Learning by Tom Vander Ark and Sarah Cargill on Getting Smart.  It was an interesting piece of what is going on in the pockets, while little appears in the main stream of many Districts and Schools.  Frankly, with the the changes…

  • Education at SparkFun Electronics!

    About the SparkFun Education Department SparkFun Electronics thrives by sharing ingenuity and developing a more approachable environment for everyone, regardless of their technical experience level. The Department of Education is dedicated to improving the interest and diversification in the science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics fields by encouraging kinesthetic and tangible learning with affordable, accessible…