Jim Connolly

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Studying Through Text Messages

Here's a fun challenge to give to students and most adults; try to wait ten minutes before looking at your phone when you hear your text message …

Do Your Students Know How To Search?

<b>The Connected Student Series:</b><p>There is a new digital divide on the horizon. It is not based around who has devices and who does not, but instead the …

Students Are 'Hacking' Their School-Issued iPads: Good for Them

The limitations imposed on these devices inhibit students' natural curiosity.<p>Almost immediately after receiving their new school-issued iPads this fall, students in Indiana and in California (and probably elsewhere) managed to bypass the security on the devices, “hacking” them for “non-schoolwork” …

Evernote for Dummies: The App to Finally Organize Yourself!

Evernote makes it easy to remember things big and small from your everyday life using your computer, phone, tablet and the web. –<i>Evernote.com</i><p><i>(Try out</i> …

Teacher's Guide to Digital Citizenship

The horror stories of young people not grasping the reach and influence of the content they put online are familiar to all of us. From the loss of …

For Schools Implementing iPads, the Importance of Being Patient

A key step in this journey toward successful implementation is to create a space for teachers to process together how the learning is going and to …

Want to Flip Communication? Click Here

By onSeptember 19, 2013 5:46 AM<p><i>Flipping communication isn't about replacing anything...it's about enhancing it.</i><p>Parents cannot always make it to the …

Content & Color: An updated look for Docs, Sheets & Slides

The best reminder apps for iPad

If you are a busy person, or just have a hard time remembering things, then check out our list of the best reminder apps for your iPad.<p>This app will …

Google in Education (Eng subtitles)

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The Future of Education: BYOD in the Classroom

• Partner Content<br>• Author: Tim Panagos, Point.io. Tim Panagos, Point.io<p>As children across the nation return to school, many are going armed with their …

Fingerprint scanner for iPhone 5s raises privacy, security concerns

By Andrea Peterson and<p>Andrea Peterson<p>Reporter who covered technology policy<p>Bio Follow<p>Hayley Tsukayama<p>Hayley Tsukayama<p>Reporter covering consumer technology<p>Email Bio Follow<p>One of the highlights of the iPhone 5s, the fingerprint scanner, is facing two concerns that may take a little shine off Apple’s …