Monthly Archives: June 2013

Big cities in China and Brazil

I’m working with two interns at TLC, and today we will be discussing an article from the Sunday New York Times about how China plans to move 250 million people from rural areas to cities within the next 12 years. … Continue reading

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Learning from the Listserv — Science at TLC

Science is everywhere — at TLC Middle School, we will learn about science in an in-depth way through the projects we do; but we will also learn about science just by paying attention to what happens in the natural world … Continue reading

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Tibet as seen from Google Earth

I met last week with a college student who grew up as a nomad in Tibet. The student used Google Earth to tour me around the places where he grew up. I let him “drive” my computer as he created … Continue reading

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Being an American kid in Nigeria

This is the second blog post from Karina, an 11-year old who grew up in the US, but has lived for the past few years in Nigeria, where she is blogging for TLC Middle School this summer. Please ask questions … Continue reading

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