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15 Apr

Jackson County Robotics teams demonstrate work for teachers at NCCAT

Thank you to the Smoky Mountain Robotics team along with Cullowhee Valley School and Fairview School from Jackson County Public Schools, NC for some great demonstrations this week at NCCAT for teachers!

They were here for the program - "Lego Robotics 2.0."

10 Apr

Happy National Robotics Week!

Here is a neat way to celebrate #NationalRoboticsWeek - kids can learn to build their own robotic hand. Click Here to learn more.

03 Apr

Cumberland County teacher honored at NCCAT

Congratulations to Rebecca Dean, a teacher at Reid Ross Classical School in the Cumberland County Schools district. She received the NCCAT Honored Educator C. Fletcher Womble Jr. Scholarship while with us for "Exploring Literacy through Science and History" in Ocracoke. Rebecca is pictured with presenters from the program. This scholarship honors Dr. C. Fletcher Womble Jr. who was raised in the Piedmont area of North Carolina and spent 35 years in public education.
29 Mar

Level-up Learning program registration open

Are you ready to take your teaching to the next level? Looking for tools to add to your collection to better reach a digital generation? Level-Up Learning is for you! We'll dive into new tools, revisit old favorites, and explore ways to leverage digital tools for learning. We'll explore everything from maker education to games and gamification to connect you with fresh ideas for building engaging learning experiences for your students.

25 Mar
22 Mar

Teacher Leadership Institute: Mitchell County

We appreciate these educators for a great Teacher Leadership Institute: Mitchell County in Ocracoke. Thank you to the Appalachian Regional Commission for an week with plenty of impact!
18 Mar

Davidson County teacher receives honor while at NCCAT

Amanda Crews, who teaches high school math in Davidson County Schools, NC, found out Thursday that she was selected as her school’s Teacher of the Year. We were able to share in her excitement! Her first NCCAT experience was at Ocracoke with former NCCAT faculty member Alton Ballance. It’s only fitting that she got a picture on his swing at Ocracoke. Congrats Amanda!
15 Mar

Math All Around Us

A middle school math teacher on how to make real-world math connections from 

14 Mar

Teachers learning Project Based Learning in Digital Format at NCCAT

Good group here from across North Carolina for "Project Based Learning in Digital Format" in Cullowhee. They will return to their classroom with a PBL unit they created that will excite and engage students as they claim ownership of their learning. Looking forward to hearing about the #NCCATimpact in their classrooms! Thank you for being with us and for all you do!
11 Mar

Monthly Tool Talk - Grammarly

Grammarly automatically detects grammar, spelling, punctuation, word choice, and style mistakes in your writing. You can copy and paste any English text into Grammarly’s Editor, or install Grammarly’s free browser extension for Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Edge. Grammarly will help improve your writing.

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