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Ian Paisley: a firebrand who learned to compromise

Bigoted yet brilliant, Paisley had to move away from a world of absolutes<p>Sat, Sep 13, 2014, 00:58 Updated: Sat, Sep 13, 2014, 01:03<p>Video<br>• Images<p>Patsy …

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The Best 10 iPad Presentation Apps for Teachers and Students #langchat #edchatie

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Why is Microsoft scared of Chromebooks?

Something has Redmond spooked<p>"It’s pretty much a brick," says <i>Pawn Stars</i>’ Rick Harrison as he rejects a Samsung Chromebook brought in by an actor playing a customer. Microsoft really doesn’t want you buying this thing.<p>But why? Just how big of a threat are Chromebooks, Google’s oft-ridiculed web-only …

How To Delete E-Mail Attachments After You Send Them

“Have you ever seen Mission Impossible, the film? Do you remember in the beginning he gets his mission and then it blows up after a few seconds? We do exactly the same thing but with digital documents.”<p>This is how Clement Cazalot, the CEO and co-founder of docTrackr, gets to describe his company’s …

From iPad mini to Galaxy Note: Which Tablet Is Right for You?

For the fourth holiday season in a row, tablets are some of the hottest gifts of the year. A few years ago, it was easy to pick a holiday tablet: …

How to switch from iPhone to Android – the Eric Schmidt guide

In a rare Google+ post, Google Chairman Eric Schmidt offered his followers a very detailed how-to guide on switching from iPhone to Android.<p>Schmidt said that many of his iPhone friends are moving to Android and reminded buyers that some of the most recent Android handsets out there including the …

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The Teacher's Guide to Social Media

Education is a two-way street — oftentimes, those who teach could stand to learn a few things as well.<p>Social media, for one, is largely dominated by …

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<b>Determining Whether You’re Ready</b><p>There’s no point in purchasing iPads if you don’t have the technical infrastructure to manage and deploy them. …

43 Apps, Games, and Websites Transforming This Year's Classrooms

In the middle of October, we invited educators to tell us about the "apps, games, and websites that are helping to transform their classrooms this …

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Ofsted inspector tells teacher to sound 'more southern' and school makes changing her accent an official target

According to the Mail, a young teacher has been advised to sound ‘more southern’ by senior staff after an Ofsted inspector said she should lose her …

Michael Gove admits 'things have gone wrong'

Education Secretary Michael Gove has admitted to problems with some free schools but said the failures were now being dealt with.<p>He said things had "certainly gone wrong" at the troubled Al-Madinah free school in Derby, which he called a "specific" and "worrying" case.<p>Mr Gove also told Andrew Marr …

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5 Learning Strategies That Make Students Curious

<b>5 Learning Strategies That Make Students Curious</b><p><i>Note this post has been updated from original publishing in February of 2013</i><p>Understanding where …