Bonnie LaVerne Bracey
National Information Infrastructure Documents
My Favorite Projects and Pages
National Geographic Society Home Page www.nationalgeographic.com
The Virtual Cave http://www.goodearthgraphics.com/virtcave/index.html
The Jason Project http://www.jasonproject.org
National Aquarium in Baltimore http://www.aqua.org/
Living in Water Project , http://www.aqua.org/education/teachers/water.html
The Exploratorium http://www.exploratorium.org
Windows to the Universe http://www.windows.ucar.edu/
Smithsonian Natural History Project , Seeds of Change http://www.mnh.si.edu/garden/diversity/welcome.html
Ocean Planet http://seawifs.gsfc.nasa.gov/ocean_planet.html
The Center for Mars Exploration http://cmex-www.arc.nasa.gov/CMEX/index.html
Resume, Resources and Essays
25 Most Famous Women on the Web
I am a teacher agent of change. I was a regular classroom teacher . The work of the children in my class, on special projects sent me into the use of technology in wonderful ways. The children and I explored technology in special ways, using Marsville Initiatives, Mars City Alpha, and other NASA projects. My first training was from NASA. I am a content specialist. I create lessons using resources from the web.
I discovered the National Geographic Society. They gave me professional development in geography and earthscience. They also taught me Kidsnetwork, and the use of technology.
Different Divide: Teachers and Other Professionals
There was established a resource for school, and community use which is this web page.
Technology and the New Professional Teacher:
Preparing for the 21st Century Classroom (1997)
National Foundation for the Improvement of Education ,
She is a teacher ambassador , for this educational group.
She was the teacher representative that helped to frame the new NSDC standards.
She is often a student at NSCA in visualization and modeling.
In addition to work on digital equity,she is collaborating and studying in the areas of visualization and modeling, ubiquitous computing, and on line learning. She has a special interest in wireless initiatives, and immersive projects.
Bracey Pearl Foundation
Collaboration and work with the European Childrens Television Centre, Athens Greece
This was a three year project involving many kinds of media, which result in a conference with talent, and resources drawn from all over the world. There was an Agora project each summer. There were collaborations and attendance with the premiere film festivals for children such as Prix Jeunesse.
Producer, with Thanassis Rikaki, High Technology Section of the Summit
Producer, Project or the Indigenous
Technology Resource Collaborator(media as a tool)
Digital Equity Book Project
George Lucas Speaker's Bureau
Christa McAuliffe Educator
NICI Campus Teacher
Associate of the Thornburg Institute
Here are ideas and lesson plans for a project I am working on.
World Heritage Sites
Geography Cultural Extensions
Use this powerpoint to get an idea of the way in which I would like to link some subjects, in interdisciplinary ways.
Here are some developing lessons for geography.
Earth Science for one of the Sites with Geography extensions in visualization and modeling.
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These pages were made through TeacherTECH, the teacher professional development component of GirlTECH, which is sponsored by the Center for Excellence and Equity in Education (CEEE) with support from the National Science Foundation through EOT-PACI, RGK Foundation, the Verizon Foundation, Rice University, and HiPerSoft.
Copyright © June 2002 by Bonnie Bracey.