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The non-western books that every student should read

Leading authors pick international classics that should be on student’s bookshelves, but are often neglected by universities<p>I teach it to my first years and return to the book through their degree. It is the perfect introduction to complex ideas: oppressive socio-economic political structures, …

Here's the Correct Way to Use Hand Sanitizer, According to Science

Scientists have figured out the most effective technique to cleaning your hands with hand sanitizer by having 120 participants test out two methods …

World Health Organization

Alpine Vision Gran Turismo – Inspirations

El Colegio de México - Colmex

Por si te lo perdiste...<p>Presentación del libro "Una mirada de conjunto de la administración pública en …

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Consejos para escribir un thriller, de Ian Fleming

Ian Fleming fue el creador de James Bond, uno de los iconos más importantes de la literatura de espionaje y aventuras. <b>Autor de doce novelas sobre el</b> …

Almost Everything in “Dr. Strangelove” Was True

This month marks the fiftieth anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s black comedy about nuclear weapons, “Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb.” Released on January 29, 1964, the film caused a good deal of controversy. Its plot suggested that a mentally deranged American …

Always / Never

<i>In his post “Almost Everything in ‘Dr. Strangelove’ Was True,” Eric Schlosser describes how closely the events in Stanley Kubrick’s movie mirrored what could have actually happened to America’s nuclear arsenal. Additionally, he writes about the long-secret documents that help explain many of the</i> …

Daniel Márquez

25 Books That Changed The Course Of History

But what about the lives of an entire generation? Can a book change the future?<p>Miriam Tuliao, assistant director of central collection development at the New York Public Library, helped us come up with a list of 25 books that changed the course of history.<p>From the Torah to Orwell's "1984," these 25 …

Literature

Animated history of the English language

If you've got 10 minutes, you can learn the history of English — including some interesting background on where specific words and phrases came from. …

Los mejores programas y herramientas para escritores (II)

Hace poco publicamos un artículo sobre <b>herramientas para escritores</b>, donde pudimos ver aplicaciones y servicios para que escritores o aspirantes a …

Imagebase, banco de imágenes libres para usar en nuestros proyectos

Como se que los bancos de imágenes libres siempre son bien recibidos hoy comparto con vosotros otro de los muchos que podemos encontrar navegando por …

Escuelas Steve Jobs: el iPad Cambiará la Forma de Enseñar en Holanda

Holanda estrena las Escuelas Steve Jobs e integra el iPad en el corazón de la enseñanza<p>Por fin parece que la educación está cambiando y <b>cada vez son</b> …

Aprende Geometría: Sistema Diédrico

Esta aplicación web diseñado por el reconocido y premiado español José Antonio Cuadrado Vicente es de las mejores aplicaciones <b>gratuitas</b> que se puede …

Códigos QR y Realidad Aumentada en el Aula de Matemáticas | Nuevas tecnologías aplicadas a la educación

Hoy presentamos una estupenda experiencia de aula llevada a cabo por la docente Eva M. Perdiguero con su alumnado de Primer curso de Bachillerato en …

Social Stories: El primer día de cole!

Este verano puede probar la app Social Stories desarrollada por Touch Autism, una nueva herramienta para crear historias sociales. Me gustó mucho, ya …

10 iPad Apps To Record How Students Learn

And understanding how something happens requires observation as an early step. What’s developing, when and how?Where are the misunderstandings? What …

Education Technology

Móviles y realidad aumentada: cinco ejemplos sorprendentes

El otro día os contamos algunas cosas sobre lo que puede aportar la realidad aumentada a nuestra vida diaria, e incluso os mencionamos que <b>existen</b> …

Stop Penalizing Boys for Not Being Able to Sit Still at School

Instead, help them channel their energy into productive tasks.<p>This year's end-of-year paper purge in my middle school office revealed a startling pattern in my teaching practices: I discipline boys far more often than I discipline girls. Flipping through the pink and yellow slips—my school's system …

RM Education on Twitter: "The 10 Best Web Tools For Flipped Classrooms @edudemic http://t.co/H5FgWLotYp #mlearning #ukedchat"

Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Hmm, there …

The Failure of an Online Program

It’s evening. An Irish pub in Louisville, Colorado. Fish and chips. Beer. A game of soccer on the TV. I’m sitting down with one of my faculty to …

Online Learning

Teaching with Technology in the Classroom - Getting Smart by Winifred Kehl - EdTech, teachers, Teaching, technology

Once upon a time, pedagogy and subject matter content were two separate domains. Teachers were expected to know their subject (reading, math, …

Testing students during video lectures improves learning

Regular quizzes limit mind-wandering, increase note-taking, and cut exam anxiety.<p>In recent years, massive open online courses (MOOCs), through the …