Marge Spencer

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Looking beyond the Internet of things hype: Here’s what’s in store

The Internet of things is forecast to achieve a $20 billion total available market by 2018. But is that market size real? What are the tools that we can use to understand this and take effective action?<p>The Internet of things is inarguably here already for innovators and early adopters, and seems to …

More Positive, Not Punitive, Classroom-Management Tips

In my experience, I have always found a clear difference in student behavior between when I do this kind of reminder and when I do not.<p>Light …

Enhancing Workflow on an iPad | Life is not a race to be first finished

At the end of last term I was asked to lead a couple of presentations for the Learning at School Conference Roadshow run by CORE Education here in …

iPad Bingo

To write on the doc you have to copy it first- otherwise everyone will write all over my doc and spoil it for me- to do that go FILE- MAKE A COPY- …

Reading to Learn: Comprehension

The purpose of reading is to learn. A text has the ability to transport us to other times and places, it can expand our knowledge and experience base …

Here's How Little Math Americans Actually Use at Work

Less than a quarter of employees do any calculations more complicated than basic fractions, and blue-collar workers generally do more advanced math than their white-collar friends.<p>Remember sitting through high school math class while the teacher droned on about polynomial equations and thinking …

Are Apps The Future of Book Publishing?

We’re at the dawn of the tablet era now. Earlier this month, Apple sold 3 million of its new iPad during the opening weekend, with some analysts expecting over 60 million of the tablets to be sold worldwide. What’s more, e-book readers are selling even more briskly than tablets. People are using …

5 Teacher Secrets for Managing the One-to-One Classroom

Quick—What’s the most challenging part of classroom teaching?<p>Chances are your first or second answer is classroom management and that’s in the …

Education 3.0 and the Pedagogy (Andragogy, Heutagogy) of Mobile Learning

Education 3.0 and the Pedagogy (Andragogy, Heutagogy) of Mobile Learning<p>The evolution of the web from Web 1.0 to Web 2.0 and now to Web 3.0 can be …