ADE Director's Communication Memo Form


Memo Number : COM-10-171

Date Created : 03/16/2010

Attention:

Superintendents
Co-op Directors
other: All Principals
Library Media Specialists
All Teachers

Type of Memo: Informational
Response Required: No
   
Section:   Central Administration - Dr. Diana Julian, Deputy Commissioner
Subject:
Online Resources

Regulatory Authority:
N/A

Contact Person:
Shirley Fetherolf

Phone Number:
501-682-4396

E-mail:
shirley.fetherolf@arkansas.gov

The Arkansas Department of Education offers a wealth of free online resources with high quality, relevant content aligned to the Arkansas Curriculum Frameworks. SAS Curriculum Pathways now joins NetTrekker, Discovery Education Video Streaming, and the Arkansas Traveler Databases in the pool of outstanding technology benefits available to schools at no cost.

SAS Curriculum Pathways offers multimedia lessons, engaging activities and interactive teaching tools for wide-ranging classroom environments, technology capabilities, and learning styles. It enhances student achievement and teacher effectiveness by providing Web-based curriculum resources in English, math, science, social studies/history, and Spanish for upper elementary grades through community college. Through technology integration, SAS targets higher-order thinking skills, employs a learner-centered approach, integrates varied instructional strategies, incorporates formative and summative assessments, and provides eco-friendly delivery and content. To register for a school account for SAS Curriculum Pathways, please go to the following page: http://www.sas.com/govedu/edu/curriculum/register.html.

Please direct any questions to Mrs. Shirley Fetherolf, Library Media Specialist, at 501-682-4396, or e-mail Mrs. Fetherolf at shirley.fetherolf@arkansas.gov.

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