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What It Costs To Be A Christian - J. C. Ryle / Audio Devotional

Desiring God

Most people in the world have no experience of lasting joy in their lives. We’re on a mission to change that. All of our resources exist to guide you …

Transform your company and industry | SoundBite | Strategy&

Part 3: Transform your company and your industry<p>Published: March 31, 2015 with Cesare Mainardi and Paul Leinwand<p>Supercompetitors have a special …

Differentiate and Personalize Literacy Instruction for Your Elementary Classroom!

4 Expenses You Should Add to Your 2015 Marketing Budget | Inc.com

The beginning of a new year often leads professionals to take time to rethink their marketing strategies. Even if the marketing landscape doesn't change all that much from one year to the next, it's still vital to refresh a business's marketing plan each year. As 2015 begins, there are a few things …

Why Classroom Wall Displays Matter

Let MinecraftEdu help you build learning

Many educators would love to tap into the power of Minecraft to engage students in classroom content. With MinecraftEdu, a special version of …

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Can social network sites support effective professional learning?

This blog post is based on the Master of Education thesis by Karen Melhuish, Online social networking and its impact on New Zealand educators’ …

Google Overtakes Apple As The World's Most Valuable Brand

US search engine Google has overtaken rival technology titan Apple as the world’s top brand in terms of value, global market research agency Millward …

14 things that are obsolete in 21st century schools

Saying that it has always been this way, doesn’t count as a legitimate justification to why it should stay that way. Teacher and administrators all …

10 ways Twitter makes me a better educator

1). <i>Twitter is the most powerful tool in helping me to take control and responsibility of my own learning.</i> Twitter provides me what I want when I need …

Burger King's New Motto: The Pros and Cons of a Company Slogan

Burger King recently announced it was changing its slogan from "Have It Your Way" to "Be Your Way." Don't judge them too harshly. Yet.<p>Quick question: What is Starbucks' slogan?<p>It's a trick question: Starbucks doesn't have a formal slogan. It has a mission statement: "To inspire and nurture the …

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Introducing Snapshot: A Brand New Tool to Help Mold Common Core to Your Standards

You became a teacher to instill a love of learning, but with standardized testing and the launch of Common Core, it can feel like your job is …

The Backchannel: Giving Every Student a Voice in the Blended Mobile Classroom

At the time, we did not have mobile devices. If we had, then a number of free tools could have augmented class discussions and supported students …

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3 Significant Challenges in Education Technology Today

Along with technology trends and developments, K-12 Horizon Project experts are identifying challenges that affect educators as they integrate …

Craig Kemp's Professional Reflection Blog: Using Twitter in the classroom - my firsthand experience

Flipped Classrooms 101 – A self-paced, short course

<b>Teachers’ Boredom Monsters from Around the World</b><p>You’ve all met the <b>Boredom Monster.</b><p>He’s that big blob lurking around our classrooms, poking students …

How To Use Google Drive To Capture Your Great Ideas & Never Lose Them

Advertisement<p>Google Drive already ties all your favorite Google services together and adds a whopping 15GB of free storage. With all this right at …

Google Docs Adds-Ons For Students: These 5 Will Help You Write A Paper

Advertisement<p>Word-processing for students has long been the domain of Microsoft Word. The recent release of add-ons is making Google Docs an …

4 Steps for Getting Started with Student Digital Portfolios | Emerging Education Technologies

<b>Not sure how to get started with ePortfolios for your students? Here’s what you need to know.</b><p>Even before the concept of student portfolios was …

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Google acquires AI startup DeepMind for $400 million

Google is delving deeper into the world of artificial intelligence with the reported acquisition of London-based startup DeepMind …