Presentation on theme: "1 WELCOME TO VERIZON THINKFINITYS OVERVIEW SESSION Pam Korporaal Thinkfinity State Trainer."— Presentation transcript:
1 WELCOME TO VERIZON THINKFINITYS OVERVIEW SESSION Pam Korporaal Thinkfinity State Trainer
2 The website (www.thinkfinity.org) contains thousands of free lesson plans and student materials for every core subject, designed by the leading educational organizations in the United States.www.thinkfinity.org Tens of thousands of FREE educational resources Accessible from school or home! A partnership between the Verizon Foundation and the nations leading educational organizations FREE professional development What is Verizon Thinkfinity?
3 Verizon Foundation focuses on leveraging broadband technology in: K-12 Education and Literacy in the 21 st Century Domestic Violence Prevention and Awareness and Healthcare Broadband Accessibility and Internet Safety Verizon Foundation signature programs include: Verizon Thinkfinity.org (education) HopeLine (domestic violence prevention and awareness) Verizon Volunteers (community involvement) How and Why Verizon Supports Thinkfinity.org
4 Thinkfinity Content Partners
5 Interactives Lesson plans Podcasts Video Clips Multimedia Explorations Primary source documents 1,200 print friendly maps Student e-sheets Virtual museum activities Data links What Does Thinkfinity Provide?