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• <b>Author:</b> Michael Paul Kennedy and Others<p>No publicity, no media. We move in silently, do our job, and melt away into the background. If you have the stamina, the willpower and the guts, we'll welcome you with open arms and you one of us. And if you haven't, then it's been very nice knowing you. …

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A Practical Graph Featuring Popular Educational Hashtags and Twitter Chats for Teachers

Below are two Google Doc charts that features most if not all of the Twitter chats together with their respective hashtags. I invite you to go …

Education Technology

Verdi's overture - La forza del destino. BBC Proms 2013

Piano

App of the Week: ‘Caspar Babypants Music Time’ is a must-have for young kids (and their parents)

Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there. Our new App of the Week might just make the day more fun with your child (or children), at least those …

20 best iPhone and iPad apps this week

Henri Le Worm, Asphalt 8: Airborne, Smosh, Fluid Football Versus, Sky Sports Pub Challenge, Heat Magazine, Xing, Ben 10 Slammers, Nook Video, Smash Bandits and more<p>It's time for our weekly roundup of brand new and notable apps for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad devices.<p>It covers apps and games, with …

App of the Week: Sleep Genius lets you snooze like an astronaut

This week’s App of the Week promises to help you fall asleep with the help of specialized audio techniques. That might sound familiar in concept — …

20 best iPhone and iPad apps this week

Parallels Access, Explore Shakespeare, Lego Mindstorms EV3, Madden NFL 25, Material, Monster Match, BitTorrent Sync, Fleep, Quip, Flick Kick Field Goal 2014 and more<p>It's time for our weekly roundup of brand new and notable apps for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad devices.<p>It covers apps and games, with …

Debrett's teaches how to meet, greet. . . and tweet

Debrett’s has new courses for tech-savvy under-30s who sorely lack face-to-face communication skills<p>There are an awful lot of things to remember when shaking someone’s hand. First: the grip. Don’t squeeze too hard (“the bone-cruncher”) or use two hands (“the politician’s grasp”). Second: the shake. …

Body Language

Letter to Our Readers

Inside Flipboard / March 27, 2013<p>Have you ever wanted to save something awesome you found on your Flipboard? Maybe it was a beautiful place you …

FE Community

FE News is the Further Education, Skills and Work Based Learning online news magazine.<p>We provide you with four sources of news across the Further …

Education

How technology is changing education

<i>The Hechinger Report has been publishing excerpts from Richard Whitmire’s book On the Rocketship: How Top Charter Schools are Pushing the Envelope.</i> <i>In</i> …

Van Morrison: The Poet

The scholar, dreamer, dancer and one of the few originals in rock parses out his lyrics and blues<p><i>In a 1971 review of the album 'His Band and the</i> …

Literature

This tool lets you stalk Twitter users to teach them a lesson about privacy

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>You know those geotagged tweets and Instagram posts you’re publishing from your mobile phone? It turns out anyone can access …

How to teach ...

Subject resources from the Guardian Teacher Network<p>From flying saucers to alien life on other planets, our lessons will help you explore all things extra-terrestrial from the comfort of your classroom<p>Published: 8:53 AM<p>Students face a world full of unhealthy images and pressure about how they look. …

How the iPad Is Changing Education

The iPad may only be two years old, but it’s already begun to change many things. Reading is one of them. Work is another. It is selling like crazy, but it will be some time before most of the people you know own a tablet.<p>The market for this type of device may only be in its infancy, but it’s …

Hannah Smith suicide: MPs call for education in social-media awareness

Cross-party commission for cyberbullying and improved social education for teenagers among suggested actions<p>The government has been accused of not doing enough to tackle online abuse directed at children, following the death of a 14-year-old Hannah Smith, who became the latest child to kill herself …

Bill Gates pitches in for online education resource Graphite

The Microsoft chairman and longtime donor to educational causes partners with Common Sense Media to launch a Web site that offers free apps, games, and curricula to teachers.<p>Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates is putting his money where his mouth is. He is backing a new initiative called Graphite that is …

Flipboard for Educators

Inside Flipboard / August 29, 2013<p>As students and teachers head back to school all over the country, we wanted to share some ideas on how Flipboard …