Jesse Smoulder

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Bringing Twitter to the Classroom

Social media can turn an awkward school discussion into an addictive debate.<p>Highlighting vocabulary words; underlining passages; drawing stars and smiley faces in the margins—these are the hallmarks of ninth grade English class. Students are encouraged to interact with the text, almost holding a …

iPhone 6 Plus review

No one's going to compare the iPhone 6 Plus to an old Leica<p>Scaled apps are comedy gold, if you think big things are funny

Measuring Students' Self-Control: A 'Marshmallow Test' for the Digital Age

So they devised a task that uses behavioral responses to measure academic diligence, which they define as "working assiduously on academic tasks …

Should rap lyrics be used as legal evidence of criminal activity? | PBS NewsHour Extra

Daily Video<p>Should rap lyrics be used as legal evidence of criminal activity?<p>Rap lyrics are playing an increasingly prominent role as evidence in …

Passengers fight about legroom on flight; Another plane diverted

×<p>Passengers fight about legroom on flight; Another plane diverted<p>WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CNN) — Another day, another fight about reclining seats on a …

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Los Angeles freezes its iPad program for schools

Los Angeles' grand dreams of putting iPads in schools came into question a month ago, and they've now come to a screeching halt. Superintendent John Deasy has suspended a contract with Apple to both "take advantage of an ever-changing marketplace" (read: diversify hardware) and, crucially, to …