Conservation Planners Use Benetech's Miradi Software to Help Save Reefs in Guam

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Elaina is using Miradi to develop and monitor her “Pride” campaign which addresses the social and economic factors that create environmental threats to Guam’s coral reefs. Elaina learned how to use Miradi while working on a Guam watershed plan with CMP member The Nature Conservancy.

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Guam and the Consortium

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The final stop for my Micronesia trip was Guam, a U.S. Arriving on Guam felt like coming back to the United States, although it's more like Hawaii than the mainland! Guam has a huge American military presence: the armed forces control about a third of the island.

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Bookshare.org milestones

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We spent time talking with OSEP and our new partners from the University of Guam. We'll be working for Guam to help set up a system for assistive technology and media for disabled students with nine Pacific island entities. I'll be traveling to the region in February and am really looking forward to finding out where things actually are on Chuuk or Pohnpei (or Guam), and how we can be most helpful. Bookshare.org hits 35,000 Books!

Schools using social media but not for fundraising

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I spent the last 3 days at the CASE District VII conference, for schools in AZ, CA, Guam, HI, NV, and UT.

The Island Hopper to Micronesia

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Continental flies this route three times a week, going from Honolulu to Majuro Atoll, to Kwajelein Atoll, to Kosrae, to Pohnpei, to Chuuk and finally to Guam. I'm on an exciting trip to places I've never been before!

Donna Leads a Home Visit to a Blind Toddler

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She's even been to Pingelap with Mary Kidd from Guam, taking the ship Micro Glory for 24 hours, sleeping on a straw mat on one of the upper decks. In addition to meeting with key leaders and visiting schools, Donna McNear really wanted me to see blind children in their homes.

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