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Video games have a bad reputation among many parents and teachers, who worry that too much screen time is bad for children.
There's no doubt that some kids go overboard -- and those who do can face troubling health risks. But a body of research suggests that playing …Learning
The Myth About the Special Education Gap: Charter enrollments driven by parental choices, not discriminatory policies
As public schools, charter schools are legally required to educate all students regardless of the difficulties they bring with them into the …Education
We can all remember getting tests back with a big grade at the top and”‘x’s” marked next to the problems we got wrong. If we were lucky, a teacher, …Personalized Learning
Could e-books actually get in the way of reading?
That was the question explored in research presented last week by Heather Ruetschlin Schugar, an …Education
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My old student questionnaire
Since I will be traveling quite a bit in August, I am getting my papers in order for the beginning of the year and …
This is my collection of the best websites to find free photos, icons and patterns. If you’d like to suggest a resource, send me an email.
Photo …Computer Graphics
Forget overpriced schools, long days in a crowded classroom, and pitifully poor results. These websites and apps cover myriads of science, art, and …Websites
So #ade2015 just happened & the big take-away was storytelling - these apps give you & your Ss a voice #peel21st pic.twitter.com/lR8fpXPTgiStorytelling
It’s not easy being a student. As classes, athletics, and extracurricular activities become more demanding, even the most conscientious students can …Google
Sure, we all get nervous, but what happens when that nervousness becomes serious, even debilitating? This is the case for people with social anxiety, …Students
All humans are citizens of the world, and teaching that fact to children in school can make them more sensitive to global issues and inspire them to …Education
15 Assistive Technology Tools & Resources For Students With Disabilitiesby Brian Neese, Alvernia UniversityAccording to the National Education …Education
My Approach To Digital Content Curationby Steven Anderson, Presenter at tlipad.com.I spend a great deal of time looking up stuff. Whether that stuff …Information Overload
8 Reasons Why Students Should Still Write Research Papersby Dorothy Mikuska There are plenty of reasons why the research paper is not assigned. They …Research
How Technology Changed My Social Studies Classroomby Thomas StanleyOne of the greatest experiences I have had in teaching World History is to create a …Social Studies
How To Make Learning Visible: A Spectrumby Terry Heick What students say and do and create are products of thought processes that, more or less, are …
Ever wish you had help teaching students to write a solid argumentative essay? Drafting Board is your answer! This online tool walks …Learning
Critical thinking is the engine of learning.
Within this complex process or so many other relevant themes that contribute to learning: creativity, …Critical Thinking
Edu-Visions - Educational Leadership - Envisioning the matrices where leadership and learning converge to inspire, inform, and …e-Learning
The company’s logo on the doorbell was so tiny that I wasn’t sure I was at the right door. After 18 months of hard work, I was the first journalist to see Molotov in action, a brand new way to watch TV. Behind the scene, AlloCiné co-founder Jean-David Blanc, Canal+ co-founder Pierre Lescure, former …Entertainment Industry
First-grade students in Hong Kong breezed through this puzzle in 20 seconds, but it has us stumped. Or at least it did before we looked up the answer!
Although the puzzle was invented two decades ago, it recently appeared on an elementary-school entrance exam in Hong Kong and has since gone …Hong Kong
Engineers at Google, Apple, Microsoft and Mozilla are partnering to create WebAssembly (a.k.a wasm), a bytecode for use in the browsers of the future that promises up to 20 times faster performance.
WebAssembly is a project to create a new bytecode (a machine-readable instruction set that’s quicker …
Understanding How Brains Learn
Five-Minute Film Festival: Learning and the Brain, by Amy Erin Borovoy (2014)
As new findings in neuroscience imply …Learning
June, 2015 Today we want to draw your attention to one of the features of iTunes U that is often overlooked by many teachers. It is the ability to …iTunes
Personalization v Differentiation v Individualization (PDI) Chart (Version 3)
The PDI chart was created for a reason: to clarify the differences in …Differentiated Instruction
What #edtech conferences will you go to in 2015? Keep track here! pic.twitter.com/qXzKEZDZqZ