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Why one New Jersey school district killed its student laptop program

"There is no more determined hacker…than a 12-year-old who has a computer."<p>One school district in Hoboken, New Jersey has decided to abandon its …

El nuevo docente en la educación a distancia

.../..<p>Lo que no nos cabe duda es que la sociedad debería cuidar más a sus profesores, debería ser más consciente de la relevante tarea que tienen …

5 claves para entender la segunda generación del aprendizaje en línea

Imagen: Wikimedia Hackathon 2013 [Amsterdam – Flickr], <br>Author Sebastiaan ter Burg from Utrecht, The Netherlands.<p>[Texto Publicado originalmente en …

Plan Ceibal 2014 en inglés

Organización de Estados Iberoamericanos | Actividades

Leer más<i>Durante el 9, 10 y 11 de noviembre la Colonia de Los Cocos de UEPC fue sede de una nueva edición del Congreso de Docentes Rurales. Este …

What Teachers Need From Digital Technology

Edtech Business<p>What Teachers Need From Digital Technology<p>By Betsy Corcoran     Apr 22, 2014<p>Gates Foundation<p>What do teachers need and want?<p>Great …

¿Qué concluye el análisis comparativo internacional de costes en educación infantil?

El profesor Henry Levin presenta dentro del ciclo de seminarios del INEE el estudio “Comparing Cost of Early Childhood Care and Education Programs: …

Digital Badges Have Revolutionary Potential

<i>Badges explained in this video from the MacArthur Foundation</i><p>Digital badges have the potential to grow like email, and for the same reasons. "We're …

21 Things That Will Be Obsolete by 2020

<b>2. LANGUAGE LABS</b><br>Foreign language acquisition is only a smartphone away. Get rid of those clunky desktops and monitors and do something fun with that …

The importance of early childhood development

THE critical importance in early childhood development (ECD) programmes in attenuating cognitive and social delays in children from economically …

Education

5 claves para entender la segunda generación del aprendizaje en línea

América Latina está experimentando una inédita transición en sus modelos de enseñanza en línea. Sin embargo, las promesas de aprender más rápido, en …

La revolución educativa de Correa

17 de abril de 2014<p>El debate educativo más importante es precisamente el que no se da en nuestro país: el de la calidad. ¿Qué y qué tan bien se …

Are We Too Focused on Our Kids' Happiness?

In a country founded on the principles of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness, David Brooks recently committed an act of heresy in the <i>New York Times</i> by taking on happiness and calling on us to consider the potential importance of suffering.<p>That's a bold move, because as Brooks notes, you …

Happiness

When does educational technology become disruptive in the classroom?

The stages educational organizations move through on the journey to blended learning, and their effect on teachers/instructors<p>As organizations move …

eSchool News

5 Key Barriers to Educational Technology Adoption in the Developing World

Educational technology will continue to be implemented incrementally in many parts of the developing world. More rapid uptake and success are …

Rethinking Professional Development

eSchool News Articles<p>It's no secret elementary teachers are often weakest in STEM. A targeted PD program out of one university may help, according to …

It's Time for Social and Emotional Learning for All

Why SEL for educators?<p>I'm sure that those reading this can come up with a dozen reasons why the grown-ups working in schools might benefit from SEL, …

Parents 'asked to pay for text books by schools'

<b>Many parents are being asked to make voluntary contributions to the cost of text or revision books, a survey says.</b><p>The Association of Teachers and Lecturers survey of 500 staff members in English, Welsh and Northern Irish schools found 26% of parents were asked for contributions for such …

Textbooks

Nuevo libro en libre descarga: Jóvenes en la era de la hiperconectividad, tendencias, claves, miradas – …

Anunciábamos hace un tiempo el libro que hoy, día de Internet, salía al mercado. Se trata de un trabajo firmado por Luis F. Vílchez y yo misma, …

The internet isn't harming our love of 'deep reading', it's cultivating it

Are young people losing the ability to read properly? Actually, I heartily wish they were since I might then have got a decent desk today at the British Library, which becomes overrun with undergraduates during the university holidays. But what about young people in general who are Facebooking and …

Do-It-Yourself Virtual Professional Development: Taking Ownership of Your Learning

Try using these strategies to make your PLN work for you, and take control of your own professional development!<p>Follow Along on Twitter<p>Twitter is one …

Education Technology

When School Is Nothing Like The World Students Live In

<b>When School Is Nothing Like The World Students Live In</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>Reading recently through Edutopia’s resources on informal learning, the …

El Simce y la calidad de la educación

Se supone que el Simce es un Sistema de Medición de la Calidad de la Educación (eso significa su sigla). Sin embargo, tiene poco de sistema, en …

Two new rigorous evaluations of technology use in education

Last week saw a flurry of news reports in response to a single blog post about the well known One Laptop Per Child project. <i>It's dead</i>, proclaimed one …

Textbooks of the future: Will you be buying a product ... or a service?

The World Bank is currently working with a few countries that are planning for the procurement of <b>lots</b> of digital learning materials. In some cases, …

More about MOOCs and developing countries

The New York Times famously labeled 2012 the 'year of the MOOC', acknowledging the attention and excitement generated by a few high profile 'massive …

EDITORIAL: Early childhood education best boost for literacy

Grade 3 students in Nova Scotia had their lowest score in standardized reading tests this fall — 70 compared to 76 last year — since the tests were …

Education