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Social Media Websites can be a Powerful Aid in Writing Assignment (with 5 Examples) | Emerging Education Technologies

These sites are much more than a place to share comments and content with friends – they can be a useful aid in research and school work.<p>Many of …

A Small Collection of Studies of iPad Use in Education

This week I got the itch to go beyond anecdotal stories about iPads in the classroom and look for some more substantial research and writing on the …

Using iFiles to download videos from YouTube

100 Best YouTube Videos for Teachers

Education Technology

Why Our Schools Need EdTech Professionals

The professional workforce has been quick to adopt new technology tools. We readily accept that tablets and smartphones, teleconferencing and social media are now essential fixtures of the workplace for millions across the globe. Yet we've been slow in extending these advances to our schools, and …

Facebook Still Reigns Supreme With Teens, But Social Media Interest Dwindling

Teens still love Facebook. No news there. According to a recent study by Piper Jaffray, 33 percent of the 5,200 teens surveyed choose Facebook as their most important social network.<p>Following behind, Twitter has 30 percent of the vote, while 17 percent of teens say that Instagram is the most …