Posts by PK Dauer, IF Hummingbird Foundation & Hearts on Fire

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Open hearts, open minds: Helping teachers make a world of difference with Skype in the Classroom

The teaching profession is not what it used to be. Today, it is both more challenging and more exciting than ever before. Every teacher can now be a member of a global community of educators with the power and resources to affect not just their students, but the future of the entire planet. If that sounds like hype, it isn’t. Teachers today can motivate their students... Read more

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Hearts on fire: How educators are using Skype to ignite idealism in their students

Our guest writer for today’s blog post is PK Dauer of the IF Hummingbird Foundation and Hearts on Fire, a program of the foundation identifying and showcasing some of the most inspirational and committed individuals working to change the world for the better.    Elise Higgins-Steele, an eighth-grade English Language Arts teacher at Sterling Middle School in... Read more