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Information for the IMLS/ND LEAD/VCSU Collaborate 21 Initiative.

Collaborate 21 Partners

                                        

Collaborate 21

An IMLS grant-funded initiative, with Valley City State University and ND LEAD as partners, whose mission is to develop, implement, and disseminate projects integrating the national content standards and 21st Century Skills in classrooms statewide. Click here for a Detailed Description of the Collaborate 21 Initiative.

Click on the School Names in the menu above to learn more about that school's Collaborate 21 Project.
 

School Team Projects

What administrators are saying:

   "This project has brought our technology coordinator, the school library media specialist and our classroom teachers together to the benefit of the students."

 

Click on a School Name Tab (above) to see the project designed by that school. To see what administrators are saying, scroll down to the bottom of this page!
Projects from the Cadre Two schools will be posted as they become available.

What they are saying.....

Lessons Learned from Collaborate 21, 2012:
"As an administrator I learned that I need to allow more collaborative planning time for all of my staff."

"The library media specialist was the tie-in."

"My vision for the library media specialist has changed and is evolving."

"Our library media specialist is now seen as a 21st Century educator."

"This group has set the bar pretty high for what I will expect from other teachers, now."

"I have learned that if I trust my teachers, they can do great things. I am so proud of the teachers and the students for their collaborations."

"This project has brought our technology coordinator, the school library media specialist and our classroom teachers together to the benefit of the students."

News about Collaborate 21

NEWS FLASH!!

PARK RIVER traveled to ISTE in Atlanta, GA this summer, representing VCSU and IMLS Collaborate 21 and presented their project in a poster session!


Photos from the poster session at ISTE! The Park River Team did a fabulous job!   

 


FOUR Collaborate 21 teams travelled to national conferences to represent Valley City State University, ND LEAD, and the IMLS Collaborate 21 Grant!

Presenters were accompanied by Jim Stenehjem, Konnie Wightman and Donna James. All four presentations were successful.


TEAM PROJECTS UPLOADED

Click on the tabs above left to view the Final Projects from the first and second Collaborate 21 cadres of schools.

 


PHOTO JOURNAL: SUMMER ACADEMY 2013

See more photos from the 2013 Academy at

http://tinyurl.com/c21pics