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Karen Conen
SAFARI Montage Content Manager, SAFARI Montage

Election Day is November 8th

Election Day provides an excellent opportunity for classroom discussion about past presidential elections and how the path to the White House really works. You can help your students get ready for this year’s presidential election with new resources from Khan Academy, including an overview of the Electoral College with Grover and videos covering the history of the Democratic and Republican parties.

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Karen Conen
SAFARI Montage Content Manager, SAFARI Montage

Election Themed Resources

Hear Ye! Hear Ye! The United States of America will be electing a new President on Tuesday, November 8th - Election Day. Learn more about the path to the Oval Office through a deeper dive into our favorite election-themed resources available on SAFARI Montage.

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Stocking Your LMS with Curated and Created Learning Objects

Districts throughout Georgia are implementing various Learning Management Systems to facilitate digital learning. Meanwhile, teachers have flocked to Google Classroom for managing the workflow of class assignments, calendar, notifications, announcements, quizzes, and more. Teaching and learning with these tools mandates a managed repository of robust digital resources utilizing a seamless integration.

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Gwen Smith
Educational Technology & Learning Specialist, SAFARI Montage

SAFARI Montage LOR on the go!

Did you know that you can search or add to the LOR from a mobile device, anytime, anywhere?

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Gwen Smith
Educational Technology & Learning Specialist, SAFARI Montage

Customizing Digital Curriculum in SAFARI Montage v6.4

 Additional customization options have been added for digital curriculum in SAFARI Montage v6.4.

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SAFARI Montage Supports the Needs of Special Needs Students

SAFARI Montage provides a number of features that support accessibility for people with disabilities, including features identified as supporting accessibility as provided in Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act.

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Karen Conen
SAFARI Montage Content Manager, SAFARI Montage

Eleanor Roosevelt's Birthday – October 11, 1884

Born into a life of wealth and opportunity, Eleanor Roosevelt chose to devote herself to those who were less fortunate. Human rights, poverty, world peace -- no problem was too large for her to tackle. Utilize SAFARI Montage resources to showcase the life and times of this much-admired activist and leader.

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Gwen Smith
Educational Technology & Learning Specialist, SAFARI Montage

Playlist Permissions

So you have created a playlist. You’re ready to share that playlist but you know that you need to limit who can access it on the system. So what do you do? Share it, we can manage that!

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Which Way to Search?

There are a couple of ways to search in SAFARI Montage, so which one should you choose?

Keyword Search

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Gwen Smith
Educational Technology & Learning Specialist, SAFARI Montage

Educationally Purposeful Playlists

With the advent of radio, the term playlist began to work its way into our vernacular. While the first playlists were created for us by radio stations, as technology has continued to evolve playlists are no longer so limited. Individuals can now create their own custom playlists of music, video or other media through a variety of applications. In SAFARI Montage, playlists can be created by both teachers as a way to intentionally gather and develop collections of digital learning objects for a specific purpose in an educational setting.

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