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Three FastPass+ Selections You Need to Make At Each Park

The day your FastPass+ window opens is a stressful one. Maybe it’s your first trip to Disney, or you’re a Disney vet who can’t wait to experience the …

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The Secret Attraction at Disney World That Most Guests Don’t Know About (Video)

Space Mountain, Pirates of the Caribbean, and It’s A Small World may be all-time favorites, but there’s a popular Disney attraction plenty of guests …

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4 Great Collaborative Tools for Teachers and Educators

There are several ways teachers and educators can use the power of the web to collaborate on joint projects. In a previous post we featured some good …

Education Technology

7 Ways to Rethink How Your Students Present Their Work

What Is A Split Stay at Walt Disney World and How Does It Work?

<b>Q: What Is A Split Stay at Walt Disney World and How Does It Work?</b><p>With dozens of fantastic resorts at Walt Disney World, sometimes the hardest part …

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4 Great Apps to Turn Your ipad Into An Interactive Whiteboard

After we have reviewed iPad apps to help you create mind maps and brainsorm ideas, today’s post features a collection of some of the best apps to …

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Talking Mickey Mouse Now Silent in Town Square at Magic Kingdom

Talking Mickey Mouse is now saving his voice for television. Magic Words With Mickey, or the Talking Mickey Mouse Town Square Meet and Greet, now has …

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No More Ketchup! Whispering Canyon Cafe at Disney's Wilderness Lodge No Longer Partaking In Shenanigans - WDW News Today

This post may contain affiliate links; please read the disclosure for more information.<p>Whisperings <i></i>of the Whispering Canyon Cafe stopping their …

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6 Ideas for Using Technology in the Classroom

Try these beginning tips for integrating technology into the overall learning experience.<p>by <b>Joel Lee</b><p>When you’re looking for new ways to reach your …

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PHOTOS: Guardians of the Galaxy Roller Coaster Goes Vertical at Epcot

Since their sneak peek last week of the concrete pour for the foundation of the new Guardians of the Galaxy roller coaster, Disney is wasting no time …

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Iger Confirms Disney Is Looking At Potential Countries For Additional Parks - WDW News Today

This post may contain affiliate links; please read the disclosure for more information.<p>In a recent earnings call for The Walt Disney Company, CEO Bob …

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What Should the Magic Kingdom’s Next Big Expansion Be?

The last big expansion in the Magic Kingdom was New Fantasyland, which had its grand opening on December 6, 2012. There likely won’t be another …

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The Crystal Palace Now Serving Alcohol in Magic Kingdom

Guests visiting The Crystal Palace now have the option to purchase alcohol with their meal. Starting today, the following alcoholic drinks are …

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BREAKING: Disney Now Selling 1-Day, 1-Park Ticket With Pre-Selected FastPass+ Experiences

Disney is now selling tickets with pre-selected FastPass+ options already attached to the park admission. The 1-day, 1-park ticket is offered with a …

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8 Things You Must Know About The My Disney Experience App

Smartphones have made planning your perfect Disney vacation a little bit easier. The My Disney Experience App is available on the iPhone, iPad, and …

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Dad's Walt Disney World Crowd Calendars for 2018 and 2019

Dad's Amazing<br>Walt Disney World Crowd Calendars<br>for 2018 and 2019<p>Are you going to Disney World? You'll want to check out Dad's cool Walt Disney World …

The most downloaded iPhone app in the world right now is one you've probably never heard of

Facebook-owned apps like WhatsApp, Messenger, and Instagram were among the most-downloaded iPhone apps in the world during the first quarter of 2018, according to new data from app intelligence firm Sensor Tower.<p>But it was a Chinese music video app called Tik Tok that flattened the competition with …

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Walt Disney World Closing Hollywood Studios Friendship Boat Service for Refurbishment

The usual transportation options for Disney’s Hollywood Studios at this time are bus and water transportation via the Friendship boat service (that …

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11 Must-Dos For Star Wars Fans At Walt Disney World

It’s been over 40 years since <i>Star Wars</i> was released, and the story is still going strong. Now that Lucasfilm is owned by the Walt Disney Company …

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Sneak Peek at the Attractions Coming to Walt Disney World’s Toy Story Land

We are all extremely excited about Toy Story Land coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios this June. The new, themed land is set to open at Walt Disney …

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Disney Shares Behind-The-Scenes Look at Upcoming ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Attraction

Construction on the upcoming ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’-themed roller coaster is well underway. In fact, “960 trucks’ worth of concrete was poured to …

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Disney Eats Is the Newest Addition to the Disney Digital Network

Disney has just launched a new online channel and website which focuses on families and food as part of its Disney Digital Network. Disney Eats will …

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Creating sign language books in Book Creator - Book Creator app

The inspiration – History ebook<p>Back in April 2013, I supported Tanna Fiske at Hill Country Middle School in Austin in designing a collaborative ebook …

Two kids are sailing a toy boat around the world, and they’re tracking its journey online

In May 2017, two brothers from Scotland, Ollie and Harry Ferguson, embarked on an adventure. The HMS Adventure, to be precise.<p>The boys, who were just 8 and 5 years old at the time, launched a Playmobil toy pirate ship from the Scottish town of Peterhead, bearing a message that asked anyone who …

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Free Tools Students Can Use to Produce Animated Videos

Creating an animated video can be a great extension to many writing projects. Students can use video creation tools to animate short stories that …

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BREAKING: Bob Gurr Confirms New Monorails Coming to Walt Disney World

Disney Legend Bob Gurr seemingly confirmed that new monorails are coming to Walt Disney World. Gurr was at a panel discussing Walt Disney’s journey …

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#DisneyParksLIVE: Replay Our Live Stream of the Sunrise at Magic Kingdom Park

Our #DisneyParksLIVE stream of the Magic Kingdom Park sunrise has just concluded. Check out the full replay of the hour-long stream below.<p>Don’t …

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Disney World is hiring 3,500 people ahead of a busy summer

The most magical place on Earth is hiring.<p>Disney World is looking for people to fill 3,500 positions ahead of its busy summer season.<p>The resort — which has full-time, part-time and seasonal jobs available on its housekeeping, transportation, lifeguarding and food and beverage teams — is offering …

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Animal Kingdom adds Extra Magic Hours to Most Days Through June

Do you have plans to visit Walt Disney World and Animal Kingdom in the next few months? Then, I have great news to pass along! Beginning Saturday, …

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Second Toy Story Land Preview At Walt Disney World

On Monday, April 23, I was part of a small group that was given an update on Toy Story Land. We are only 68 days away from opening! There is a lot of …

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