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A Dictionary For 21st Century Teachers: Learning Models & Technology

<b>Learning Models, Theories, and Technology: A Dictionary For 21st Century Teachers</b>by <b>Terry Heick</b> and<b> TeachThought Staff</b><b>Purpose:</b> Improving our chance …

Pedagogy

Stunning view of Antarctica’s tallest volcano

Along Antarctica’s Pacific coast, a chain of volcanoes jut from the ice sheet. The tallest of these is Mount Sidley. Here’s a satellite view.<p>A chain …

Geology

Sony Signs Jurassic Park's David Koepp to Adapt The Themis Files

After a turbulent few months, it's nice to finally report on some good news coming out of Sony Pictures. The studio today revealed they had secured …

Jurassic Park

A New Calculation Predicts Hundreds Of Billions Of Earth-Like Planets

Using a 200 year-old statistical technique, a team of Australian astronomers have concluded that virtually every star in the Milky Way hosts at least …

80 plus ideas for using iPad in the classroom #appaday

I have been fortunate to be working on Jersey all this week with teachers on their use of technology alongside ‘Aspire 2 Be’; Simon Pridham, Martyn …

Signs of life 12 miles under Earth hint at potential for life on other planets

Life teems all over our planet's exterior and even down into the lightless oceanic depths. But just how far underground might life be able to hack it?<p>…

NYC Schools Suspend Black Girls 10x More Often Than Whites

American schools need to talk about race and gender at the same time.<p>Last August, a 12-year-old Georgia student named Mikia Hutchings faced expulsion …

Women of Color

Stunning Pictures: Ten of the Rarest Animals on Earth

Newfound 'Gospel of the Lots of Mary' discovered in ancient text

A 1,500-year-old book that contains a previously unknown gospel has been deciphered. The ancient manuscript may have been used to provide guidance or encouragement to people seeking help for their problems, according to a researcher who has studied the text.<p>Written in Coptic, an Egyptian language, …

Theology

Earth is Crossing Multiple Points of No Return

The world is certainly at a point where action, rather than more studies telling us what we should already know, is necessary. But if you do need …

The Best Augmented Reality Apps to Use with Students (Accompanied with Tutorials and Lessons)

February, 2015<br>Here is a handy chart I stumbled upon today through a Google Plus post from Shelly Terrell. The chart features several wonderful …

Augmented Reality

Titan: Facts About Saturn's Largest Moon

Titan is Saturn's largest moon and the second largest in the solar system (after Ganymede of Jupiter). It is the only moon in the solar system with …

What Teachers Can and Can't Do on Google Classroom

February 1, 2015<br>Are you still wondering what Google Classroom is all about and whether you should start using it or not? This video explanation …

Kepler telescope identifies ancient solar system

<b>An ancient solar system similar to our own has been discovered by scientists.</b><p>Studying data from the Kepler telescope, the team, led by the University of Birmingham, found a star orbited by five planets similar in size to Earth.<p>The system, 117 light-years away, is the oldest known of its kind, …

Telescopes

The 8 Best Bedtime Snacks for Weight Loss

When it comes to snacking within an hour or two of your bedtime, there is a few things to consider: First, research does link late-night calories to …