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New TED Book asks: can changing how we teach make our kids smarter, more creative?

Ten years ago, educator Sugata Mitra and his colleagues cracked open a hole in a wall bordering an urban slum in New Delhi, installed a networked PC, …

The Hole in the Wall Project and the Power of Self-Organized Learning

View Sugata Mitra's TED Talk<p>We left the PC where it was, available to everyone on the street, and within six months the children of the neighborhood …

Using technology to reach all students: "Digital Tools for Challenged Learners" from K-12 Online 2014

Share the love!<p>By itself, technology can’t teach all learners as it is a tool or platform for learning, not the wonderful, messy process of learning …

Weekend Project: Learn 10 Tech-Savvy Tips from David Pogue

Share the love!<p>I <3 this video! David Pogue is a prolific tech reporter who now hangs his digital hat at Yahoo Tech. This TED talk from 2013 …

SmartBrief on EdTech

What does it take to be a digital leader? <br>Despite a national push for education to enter the digital age at a faster pace, top digital leaders only …

How much tech in the classroom is too much?

By Dan Abendschein<p>June 06, 2014 | 9:42 AM<p>Earlier this year, I audited a computer-science course at Pomona College, my alma mater. And I was shocked, when on the first day, the professor told us it would be a closed-laptop class. Computer science without the computer!<p>That's how concerned some …

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Learn To Code, Learn To Think

Is learning to code software a valuable skill? Is it one that prepares people to join the workforce of the future?<p>On the one hand, the popularity of computer science as a college major and the proliferation of coding bootcamps suggest the answer is decidedly "yes." <i>Code.org</i>, a non-profit that …

Judge's 6th HR of 2018 makes more history

MLB.com @JaneMLB<p>OAKLAND -- Baseball's best was in town, but it didn't matter. A hot-hitting Red Sox squad, winners of eight straight games, would not …

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How to fix corrupt system files on Windows XP, Vista, 7, and 8 for free [Guide]

Although its rare, every once in a while some Windows system files will become corrupted and report errors. You will be receiving messages of missing …

ASCD SmartBrief

(hongquang09/NewsCred)<p>Forty-four states and the District of Columbia are working to implement the Common Core State Standards, but some educators and …

ASCD SmartBrief

(Zurijeta/NewsCred)<p>Some nonprofit groups, such as the Posse Foundation, College for Every Student and College Possible, are using peer mentoring and …

ASCD Special Report

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SmartBrief on EdTech

Are mobile apps the best option for summer learning? <br>Students are being encouraged to stay connected and learning over the summer using a growing …

A Constellation of Vital Phenomena: A Novel Kindle Edition

<b>New York Times Notable Book of the Year * Washington Post Top Ten Book of the Year</b><br>In a small rural village in Chechnya, eight-year-old Havaa watches …

Wild (Oprah's Book Club 2.0 Digital Edition): From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail Kindle Edition

Oprah’s Book Club 2.0 selection: This special eBook edition of Cheryl Strayed’s national best seller,<i>Wild</i>,features exclusive content, including …

The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics Kindle Edition

For readers of <i>Unbroken</i>, out of the depths of the Depression comes an irresistible story about beating the odds and finding hope in the most desperate …

The Light in the Ruins (Vintage Contemporaries) Kindle Edition

From the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of <i>Midwives</i> and <i>The Sandcastle Girls</i> comes a spellbinding novel of love, despair, and revenge—set in …

The Snow Child: A Novel (Pulitzer Prize in Letters: Fiction Finalists) Kindle Edition

Alaska, 1920: a brutal place to homestead, and especially tough for recent arrivals Jack and Mabel. Childless, they are drifting apart--he breaking …