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Researchers Rediscover and Map 'Lost' Brain Structure

<b>Computational neuroscientists contribute to effort to rediscover, map brain structure missing for over a century.</b><p>A study three years ago sparked a …

The surprising thing about schools with lots of technology

More time spent on technology in the classroom doesn't necessarily help kids do better in school, a new study has found.<p>In fact, above a certain threshold, an over-reliance on technology might actually detract from learning.<p>"Limited use of computers at school may be better than no use at all, but …

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W.H. Auden On Teaching Creative Writing, the Joys Of Constraints & the Transformative Power of Collaboration …*

W. H. Auden at the Poetry Center, 1966. Photo: Diane Dorr-Dorynek, courtesy of 92Y Unterberg Poetry Center via The Paris Review<p>W.H. Auden, whose …

What Student Engagement Tools and Techniques Do You Use in Your Courses? - Faculty Focus | Higher Ed Teaching & Learning

During the opening keynote at the 2011 Teaching Professor Conference, Elizabeth F. Barkley, a professor at Foothill College and author of <i>Student</i> …

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“I was the queen. So of course I wanted to do my homework all the time, so I could know the facts of what happened and what didn’t happen, know what …

Unhangouts

Computers and the Internet are really good at copying information and sending it to lots of people at low cost. That’s why many of the recent …

Is the “Distributed Flip” part of the “Great Rebranding”?

Stephen Downes had mentioned in a post a while back that the “<i>distributed flip</i>, advanced as this Great New Thing, is the connectivist model of MOOCs, …

Frequent, Low-Stakes Grading: Assessment for Communication, Confidence

After going out for tacos, our students can review the restaurant on a website. They watch audiences reach a verdict on talent each season on …

Blowing up Morozov's "To Save Everything, Click Here"

Tim Wu has written an admirably economical and restrained review of Evgeny Morozov's new book, "To Save Everything, Click Here." I wrote a long …

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