Ghislain

69 Added | 5 Magazines | 136 Likes | 5 Following | 14 Followers | @lannoy29 | Matelot du web. Mélancolico-farceur à ses heures. kindle addict et Tolkien lover. Auteur sur Amazon et iBookstore (éditions digitales). Aussi édité par ESF (Les TICE en classe, mode d'emploi).

Why 'Dragon's Lair' Remains a Retrogaming Icon

In the latest season of Stranger Things, the Hawkins boys obsess over a new arcade game. But why doesn't it look like all the others?<p>This past weekend, many people binge-watched <i>Stranger Things 2,</i> the 80s-soaked monster series on Netflix. Like its mega-popular first season, the show's second outing …

This bookstore does not stock a single book

There is a large demographic of people who buy e-books or print books online. Bookstores in the last five years have had to expand their inventory to …

Hear Beowulf Read In the Original Old English: How Many Words Do You Recognize?

I was as surprised as most people are when I first heard the ancient language known as Old English. It's nothing like Shakespeare, nor even Chaucer, …

The First Film Adaptation of Alice in Wonderland (1903)

Once lost, this eight minute, very damaged, but very delightful silent version of <i>Alice in Wonderland</i> was restored several years ago by the British …

Alice In Wonderland

Plus d'un million d'images de la British Library sur Flickr

• La vénérable bibliothèque britannique a passé le cap du million d'images diffusées gratuitement sur la plateforme Flickr.En 2007, la British Library …

Watch Patti Smith Read from Virginia Woolf, and Hear the Only Surviving Recording of Woolf’s Voice

In the video above, poet, artist, National Book Award winner, and “godmother of punk” Patti Smith reads a selection from Virginia Woolf’s 1931 …

Beautiful, Color Photographs of Paris Taken 100 Years Ago—at the Beginning of World War I & the End of La Belle Époque

It may well be that the major pivot points of history are only visible to those around the bend. For those of us immersed in the present—for all of …

Expliquer les mathématiques avec des LEGO

Expliquer aux enfants les concepts mathématiques avec des briques <b>LEGO</b> ? Une idée amusante et originale de la professeur américaine <b>Alycia Zimmerman</b>, …

4 Great Chromebook Apps to Create and Edit Music

April 7, 2016<br>We received few requests from some of our readers here in <i>EdTech and mLearning</i> asking about a good Chromebook app to use for creating and …

The tablet market is 100 million units smaller than expected. What happened?

Six years after the iPad's debut, what's the future for tablets?<p>This past week included two milestones for the tablet market: It was the first full week of sales for Apple’s newest iPad Pro, and it was also the sixth anniversary of the first iPad’s debut in 2010.<p>In that time, Apple has cumulatively …

IPad Pro

The Boston Globe published a fake front page imagining America under President Trump

"Deportations to begin."<p>The editorial board of The Boston Globe doesn’t want you to vote for Donald Trump on Nov. 8, and it has implored the Republican Party to stop his candidacy before you get the chance.<p>So as a way of generating some additional buzz for its Sunday editorial, entitled “The GOP …

Fake News

In the Digital Age, What Becomes of the Library?

Nashville’s Main Public Library, located in a stately building in the heart of downtown, has a children’s section filled with comfortable sitting …

Ateliers Amazon-KDP : Le Réseau Canopé répond aux éditeurs et aux libraires

C'est le feuilleton de la semaine : l'opérateur public a organisé une série d'ateliers de formation et d'échanges autour de l'outil d'autopublication …

Déconnecter pour se concentrer dans les bibliothèques : et si on collait au cliché?

Il y a des années j’avais écrit dans ce blog que les bibliothèques proposeraient un jour des espaces dédiés de déconnexions volontaires comme un …

KQED

Teachers are increasingly being pushed into new roles as their ability to connect online opens up new opportunities. Educators are finding their own …

KQED

Could e-books actually get in the way of reading?<p>That was the question explored in research presented last week by Heather Ruetschlin Schugar, an …

Can Schools Cultivate a Student’s Ability to Think Differently?

Flickr/MarkoEntrepreneurship is often associated with people who assume the risk of starting a business venture for financial gain. However, …

Pedagogy

Collège : tout le monde en parle mais tout le monde s’en fout

Dire que j’ai essayé d’être constructive. De bonne humeur même…<p>Sur le papier, la réforme du collège, ça ne me semblait pas terrible (dans les deux …

#UpdateBook 4

Les dernières infos dans le domaine de la publication numérique, présentées et commentées sans langue de bois.<p>Cette semaine, une moisson d’articles à …

Poor Kids and the 'Word Gap'

The White House launches a new literacy initiative aimed at low-income children.<p>“Education,” Horace Mann declared in 1848, “is a great equalizer of the conditions of men, the balance wheel of the social machinery.” But increasingly, the condition of American children—and even their eventual role in …

Refuse To Be A Boring Teacher

<b>Refuse To Be A Boring Teacher</b><p>by <b>Jeffrey Benson</b><p>It is not a version of grit to passively accept boredom. It is not a version of grit to be passive. For …

KQED

What’s the key to effective learning? One intriguing body of research suggests a rather riddle-like answer: It’s not just what you know. It’s what …

KQED

Transparency is not a word often associated with education. For many parents, the time between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. can feel like a mysterious part of …

KQED

<b>By Allison Arieff</b><p>As K–12 schools refocus on team-based, interdisciplinary learning, they are moving away from standardized, teach-to-test programs …

The High Cost Of Multitasking (INFOGRAPHIC)

We've all been guilty of it -- sending a quick email during the middle of a meeting, checking Facebook in the middle of a project or updating a calendar in the middle of a phone call. With so much access to technology, we're seemingly becoming more wired to multitask. Have we entered the era of …

Why BYOD Makes Sense: Thinking Beyond a Standardized 1:1

However, this post is not about Common Core or educational politics. This is about devices that are entering school districts and classrooms at a …

Training the Brain to Listen: A Practical Strategy for Student Learning and Classroom Management

Explicit instruction on cognitive strategies that can help students learn <i>how</i> to learn may have a positive impact on both academic performance and …

Download Over 300+ Free Art Books From the Getty Museum

Yesterday, we wrote about the Wellcome Library’s opening up of its digital archives and making over 100,000 medical images freely available online. …

Sad but (probably) true …

Sadly, the bottom chart is probably more true than the top one.<p>A humorous response to Apple’s poetry-themed iPad ad.