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Monthly Archives: February, 2014

February 21st, 2014

Gooru What if students could take charge of their learning and teachers could become curators of information?  What if 21st century learning was available and free to anyone anywhere? It is and it’s Gooru. You may know a lot about Gooru. You may have already integrated Gooru collections into your lesson plans, maybe even curated and shared your own collections with fellow educators.  Or you may not have had the opportunity to look up since the…   Read…

February 14th, 2014

AASA Announces 2014 National Superintendent of the Year Alberto Carvalho, superintendent of the Miami-Dade Public Schools, was named the 2014 National Superintendent of the Year on Thursday at the opening ceremony of the AASA National Conference on Education in Nashville. “We congratulate Terry Grier on being named a finalist for the 2014 AASA National Superintendent of the Year award. Although he did not win, we are extremely proud to have Terry represent this state and…   Read…

February 6th, 2014

There are now over 50,000 collections shared on Gooru. While this is without a doubt a tremendous boon for educators, it begs the question: how is a teacher to know which collections are worth using? To help teachers discover the best collections, we’ve launched a new feature: teacher comments. Now you can show your love for fantastic collections or explain how you’ve used a collection in their classroom. It’s another step towards making it simple…   Read…