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Why the modern world is bad for your brain

Photograph: Alamy<p>‘Because it is limited in characters, texting discourages thoughtful discussion or any level of detail, and its addictive problems are compounded by its …

IQ

12 of the Most Impressive Tiny Houses You've Ever Seen

These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal.<p>These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal. This piece originally appeared on CountryLiving.com.

Living Rooms

5 Super-Useful Things You Can Do With Your Old iPhone

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Gear & Gadgets

What Science Says About Being In Your 30s

Popular culture and Internet listicles often portray the 30s as life's best years. Free from the financial and personal insecurity of the 20s and not yet approaching the midlife challenges of the 40s and 50s, the 30s are said to be the best of both freedom, and responsibility. But what does science …

Let it code! Disney’s ‘Frozen’ teams with Code.org to inspire young programmers

There are a lot of coding tutorials out there. But only one that will have kids belting out “Let it Go.”<p>That’s right: Seattle-based Code.org has …

How I Embraced My Non-KardASSian

With everyone getting their panties in a bunch over last week's Kim Kard-ass-hian photo, I wanted to weigh in on the plight of the buttless wonders. I'm talking about those of us who aren't all about that bass. Like there's no chance in hell that we could balance a napkin, much less a champagne …

9 Apps to Help You Completely Organize Your Life

Email was supposed to make our lives easier. Instead it’s become a dumping ground for travel itineraries, receipts, social-­media updates, work …

Apps

The Benefits of Students Teaching Students Through Online Video

“It's about making the material exciting for someone else,” Yarlagadda said. “When you’re able to do that for someone else really properly, it’s so …

November 2014: Literacies for the digital age: Media literacy

This is the third in a series of blog posts highlighting the digital literacies our students will need to succeed. The first post dealt with …

Embracing a Digital Mindset in Museums

As the AMC series <i>Mad Men</i> aired its midseason finale in May 2014, more than two million viewers were graced with an unexpected song and dance …

Museums

Do Your Students Know How To Search?

<b>The Connected Student Series:</b><p>There is a new digital divide on the horizon. It is not based around who has devices and who does not, but instead the …

In praise of slowness

Journalist Carl Honore believes the Western world's emphasis on speed erodes health, productivity and quality of life. But there's a backlash …

Beer

The puzzle of motivation

Career analyst Dan Pink examines the puzzle of motivation, starting with a fact that social scientists know but most managers don't: Traditional …

Motivation

5-Minute Film Festival: Teaching Digital Citizenship

This succinct video from BeCyberwise describes why digital citizenship is so important. Includes a clip of Howard Gardner speaking about his GoodPlay …

The Essential Checklist for Using Technology with Young Learners This Year!

<b>“Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.” —Bill Gates</b><p>This …

Digital Citizenship: Resource Roundup

Resources by Topic:<p>Internet Safety and Cyberbullying<p>Classroom strategies to fight cyberhate include not supporting or reinforcing it, reporting it, …

Google invests in Magic Leap for more augmented reality

You’ve probably never heard of Magic Leap, and that’s cool (we hadn’t either). You might be hearing a lot more from them in the near future, though. …

Augmented Reality

The Maker Movement: Standing on the Shoulders of Giants to Own the Future | 21st century, Project based learning and Learning

The Maker movement's pedagogical roots reach back to 18th-century Europe even as its branches reach globally to transform 21st-century education.

The Creative Life

How is the life of a creative person—an artist, a designer, a composer—related to his or her work? This week, we’ve brought together stories from the archive that explore that question. Some, like Janet Malcolm’s Profile of the painter David Salle, speak to the elusiveness of the artist’s “real” …

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The six major trends in digital learning - and how to get on board

Digital learning (e-learning, if you must) has been with us for a while now, but the direction it’s taking us hasn’t always been clear. Now, at last, …

8 Play-Based Strategies to Engage Youth in Learning

"Play is an important tool in our work with young people and adults. Nothing creates a safer space for youth to stretch themselves, explore, grow, …

Pedagogy

Transitioning to Blended Learning

P.K. Yonge views blended learning as the combination of digital content and activity with face-to-face content and activity. It looks very different …

Education Technology

‘Thinking Computer' That Won On Jeopardy Could Help Teachers

A computer program named Watson became famous after it won on Jeopardy in 2011, and it might soon be used to help classroom teachers.<p>The “Watson Master Teacher” concept is still in development, but it’s already drawing attention from national education leaders. The creators say they do not intend …

Er du klar til fremtiden?

Interview 6. okt. 2014 kl. 17.23<p>For tre uger siden udstedte de californiske trafikmyndigheder det første officielle kørekort til Googles førerløse …