What an opportunity this is for any science teacher! Here is a link (above) to a webpage that connects to several sites which will be live streaming the eclipse. It is a great way to start off an exciting school year. Also through watching a live stream you will not have to worry about solar eclipse glasses for students or weather interference. Lookout for the amazing event on August 21!
If you are looking for motivation here it is!!!
The United Nations are working to transform the world by 2030, one of their goals is improving education worldwide.
The goal of a quality education is considered by most the one issue that would make an immense difference in people’s lives. Education is the one thing in life that will always open a person to more opportunities and experiences. Education is an investment that always gives back tenfold. Some of the statistics about education are:
121 million children and adolescents have never started school or have dropped out, there are 781 million illiterate adults, and 1.4 million new primary teachers were needed in 2015 and over 3.4 million more will be needed by 2030.
These files open info graphics on education statistics: lifelong quality equity inclusive
Children need teachers, children need you. This is motivational and meaningful, it really reaches deep inside what makes teachers and what drives them.