Tag: Whiteboards

Einstein Fellowship for Classroom Teachers

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The Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program offers current public or private elementary and secondary mathematics, technology, and science classroom teachers with demonstrated excellence in teaching an opportunity to serve in the national public policy arena. Fellows provide practical insight in establishing and operating education programs. Fellowships increase understanding, communication, and cooperation between legislative and executive branches and the science, mathematics, and technology. education community.

If you know a teacher that excels behind their science lab tablecomputer table or can spends hours working a formula on a dry erase board, suggest that they take their expertise to Capital Hill. 

Albert Einstein Fellows bring to Congress and appropriate branches of the federal government the extensive knowledge and experience of classroom teachers. They provide practical insights and “real world” perspectives to policy makers and program managers developing or managing educational programs. During the Fellowship, each Einstein Fellow receives a monthly stipend of $6000.00 plus a $1000.00 monthly cost of living allowance. In addition, there is a moving/relocation allowance as well as a professional travel allowance.
Deadline for application is January 13, 2010.

Dry Erase Board- DIY or Purchase Now

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While there are many dry erase boards or whiteboards available to purchase, perhaps you would like to try your hand at building your own? Most commercial dry erase boards that are found in school classrooms or offices are made of white porcelain steel or white melamine and are ideal for those everyday settings. They are built to mount directly to the wall and usually come framed and with trays for marker storage.

But have you every seen an CSI or Numb3rs TV episode where they have a cool transparent dry erase board? Cool as they may be, they are expensive. Here is a clever DIY guide to building your own clear glass whiteboard.

Of course after it is all said and done, you could just go online to your favorite school furniture website and just buy one. Click and click; simple as that.

Looking for Chalkboards or Blackboards for your School, Church or Office?

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Chalk BoardsLooking for chalkboards or blackboards for your school, church or office? At Worthington Direct, you’ll find a variety of popular chalkboards and blackboards in tons of styles and sizes. Choose from several great blackboards and chalkboards from trusted manufacturers like Best-Rite and Ghent.

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