Partnerships for Innovation
Even before he was announced as Oak Ridge Associated Universities’ (ORAU) 2010 Extreme Classroom Makeover winner, Mr. Haney understood the importance of technology in the classroom. The fifth-grade school teacher regularly incorporated a handful of technologies into his curriculum; however, it was a $25,000 boost from ORAU that ultimately transformed his technology toolbox into a full-blown educational arsenal.
TIP: Click on a hyperlinked item for Mr. Haney’s ideas for using it in the classroom!
* Indicates items that were already in Mr. Haney’s classroom before winning the makeover.
Today, Mr. Haney’s made-over classroom illustrates the limitless boundaries that every teacher can experience when armed with the right tools for engaging and inspiring more students to pursue math- and science-based careers.