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Karen Conen
SAFARI Montage Content Manager, SAFARI Montage

June 17, 1885 – Statue of Liberty arrives in New York Harbor

Happy Birthday, Lady Liberty! On June 17, 1885 the disassembled Statue of Liberty, a gift of friendship from the people of France to the people of America, arrived in New York Harbor. Help your students understand the important role this national symbol of freedom has played in American history through the use of noteworthy SAFARI Montage resources.

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Diana Ryan
Director of Digital Learning, SAFARI Montage

Blending the Classroom with SAFARI Montage QR Codes

Want a new way to blend your classroom environment? Try using QR codes in stations or centers for independent or student collaborative use!

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Karen Conen
SAFARI Montage Content Manager, SAFARI Montage

June 11, 1910 – Jacques Cousteau's Birthday

Honor the legacy of Jacques Cousteau by having your students explore the oceans of the world and learn more about conservation efforts. SAFARI Montage has many resources sure to spark your students’ interest and ignite their curiosity about our ocean’s mysteries and the marine life who call this underwater world their home.

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Winner of the Prestigious William H. Graves Award from IMS Global Learning Consortium: Tim Beekman

Congratulations to Tim Beekman, President & Co-Founder, SAFARI Montage, for being the recipient of the 1st Annual William H. Graves Leadership Award at the 2016 IMS Global Learning Impact Leadership Institute in San Antonio, Texas on May 25, 2016.  

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Karen Conen
SAFARI Montage Content Manager, SAFARI Montage

May 28, 1830 – Indian Removal Act

Provide your students with the history behind the Indian Removal Act, signed into law by President Andrew Jackson on May 28,1830. Help your students understand the devastating consequences of its implementation with the numerous primary and secondary resources available on SAFARI Montage.

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Dana Magenau
Account Executive (AK, CA, HI, OR, WA), SAFARI Montage

The Chariot Group: Bringing Ed Tech and SAFARI Montage to Alaska!

Have you heard of The Chariot Group? They are our partner in Alaska where they are a staple for providing Alaskan schools with the finest quality educational resources available. They have taken SAFARI Montage into Anchorage as well as to the Arctic Coast and everywhere in between. They know the Alaskan landscape and the Education Technology landscape as well.

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Karen Conen
SAFARI Montage Content Manager, SAFARI Montage

May 20, 1862 – Homestead Act Becomes Law

Passed on May 20, 1862 the Homestead Act accelerated the settlement of the West by granting adult heads of families 160 acres of surveyed public land for a minimal filing fee and 5 years of continuous residence on that land. Learn more about the history behind the Act, as well as its aftermath, through the use of engaging SAFARI Montage resources.

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Meet....Forsyth County Schools, GA

Forsyth County Schools has been using SAFARI Montage to provide students and teachers with "best in class" digital resources since 2007. The district noted that they selected SAFARI Montage for the platform’s high-quality digital content, powerful and flexible system management tools, and ability to integrate with existing classroom technology, including PCs and projectors.

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Meet...Fayette County Public Schools, GA

 

Fayette County Public Schools implemented the SAFARI Montage Learning Object Repository (LOR) and Video Streaming Library district-wide in 2016. The strategic integration of SAFARI Montage solutions with the district’s Blackboard LMS will provide Fayette County teachers and students with access to high-quality, standards-correlated digital learning resources and content, as well as a dashboard of integrated technology resources and tools. The integration between SAFARI Montage and the district's LMS will also provide teachers with opportunities for ongoing professional learning and students with opportunities for blended learning.

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Meet...Bibb County School District, GA

Bibb County Schools deployed SAFARI Montage in 2013 as the foundation of a massive digital overhaul, focused on providing teachers and students with digital resources previously inaccessible. This strategic technology initiative included a complete network infrastructure upgrade along with the implementation of the full suite of SAFARI Montage solutions, including the SAFARI Montage Learning Object Repository and Video Streaming Library.

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