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Cool Things: ZEN 3-in-1 Stylus / Pen

I’ve tried out a good number of styluses for the iPad over the last few years – and they were good, bad, and mediocre. I’ve yet to find one that I continued using for more than just a brief tryout period and it’s been a long while since I felt excited about a stylus.<p>The <b>ZEN 3 in 1</b> looks like it …

5 iPad Apps for the Productive 21st Century Student

When I was at school, I struggled badly with random, un-filed bits of paper, leaky ink cartridges in my Parker Pen and terrible hand writing (as well as chronic laziness and an addiction to Cricket). I’m sure this approach to my organisation affected my school work. If I would have grown up in the …

Why Make Reform So Complicated?

Published Online:<p>Published in Print: January 15, 2014, as <b>Education's Crisis of Complexity</b><p>Commentary<p>In the realm of organizational improvement, …

Should schools just get back to basics?

I've heard a lot of people complain about school. I've worked with unhappy parents and angry students who have shared with me how they have been …

School Systems Shake Up Organizational Model

• Table of Contents<p>—Swikar Patel/Education Week<p>Administrators grapple with a host of forces demanding a break from business as usual<p>The school …

Teaching With YouTube: 197 Digital Channels For Learning

<b>Teaching With YouTube: 197 Digital Channels For Learning</b><p>If you don’t have a YouTube channel as an education provider, there’s a good chance you’re …

Education Technology

Where were you when Kennedy for iPhone was released?

A minimalist journal that helps you contextualize your memories<p>There's no shortage of apps that want to help you document your life, but there are none quite like Kennedy. The critically acclaimed app Day One has carved out a niche for itself as the go-to journalling app for iOS users, offering a …

New Teacher Advocate Fall 2013 Page 2

New Teacher Advocate Fall 2013 : Page 2<p>Informing & Inspiring New Teachers a Kappa Delta Pi publication Volume 21, No. 1 KDP Executive Director FAYE …

Corporate Profits Are At An All-Time Record Peak And Expected To Grow in 2014

Stock markets, like trees, don’t grow to the sky, even if the Dow and the S & P 500 keep gaining ground and hitting new record highs. (The S&P 500 is up 170% since March 2009)<p>Still, the risks are rising for the stock market. Stock prices have climbed relentlessly this year and even more to the …