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As we progress toward a deeply digital world of connectivity the issue of broadband deployment and projects is very important
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We Want Our Daughter to Love the Sciences. Should We Keep Her Away From Princesses?

We Want Our Daughter to Love the Sciences. Should We Keep Her Away From Princesses? | Educational technology , Erate, Broadband and Connectivity | Scoop.it
When my 4-year-old told me the other day that she was “ready for princesses,” part of me died. Not just because the day had finally arrived when that virulent meme had infected her, but also because of how utterly powerless I was to contain it. Let me be clear: These...
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How ‘twisted’ early childhood education has become — from a child development expert

How ‘twisted’ early childhood education has become — from a child development expert | Educational technology , Erate, Broadband and Connectivity | Scoop.it
Early childhood development expert Nancy Carlsson-Paige: 'Never in my wildest dreams could I have imagined that we would have to defend children’s right to play."
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Quotes, videos, and resources to help motivate teacher's looking for work

Quotes, videos, and resources to help motivate teacher's looking for work | Educational technology , Erate, Broadband and Connectivity | Scoop.it

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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Resurgence of Vocational Education Shows Public Safety Careers to U.S. Students | Firefighter Nation

Resurgence of Vocational Education Shows Public Safety Careers to U.S. Students | Firefighter Nation | Educational technology , Erate, Broadband and Connectivity | Scoop.it
High school students gain an early start on their career education.

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The Importance of Maker Education for Girls (EdSurge News)

The Importance of Maker Education for Girls (EdSurge News) | Educational technology , Erate, Broadband and Connectivity | Scoop.it
As the director of a maker lab at Castilleja School, an independent all-girls school for grades 6-12, I, along with my team, have witnessed dramatic changes in skills and confidence that can occur when we give young women not only the opportunity ...
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Find the Best Web Browser for Your Devices: A Review of Chrome, Safari and Edge

Find the Best Web Browser for Your Devices: A Review of Chrome, Safari and Edge | Educational technology , Erate, Broadband and Connectivity | Scoop.it
Get the best browser for all your devices and double your Web productivity: Joanna Stern reviews Chrome, Safari, Edge, Firefox
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Could this eye-tracking technology be the next big thing in AR and VR?

Could this eye-tracking technology be the next big thing in AR and VR? | Educational technology , Erate, Broadband and Connectivity | Scoop.it
The San Francisco-based firm, Eyefluence, states its technology enables users to ‘to transform intent into action through their eyes,’ and will revolutionise head mounted displays.
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Giving thanks (and time back) to teachers with new updates to Google Classroom


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Zaption: Changing the Way Students (and Teachers) Use Interactive Videos to Learn

Zaption: Changing the Way Students (and Teachers) Use Interactive Videos to Learn | Educational technology , Erate, Broadband and Connectivity | Scoop.it
Chris Walsh, Zaption CEO, says he thinks the reason awards keep rolling in for Zaption — the 2015 South By Southwest LAUNCHedu competition winner was also named to Fast Company’s “10 Most Innovative Companies in the World,” a list that also features Disney — is that the company was quick to notice a trend toward using videos for learning, and jumped at the chance to convert a passive medium into an active one.

“The way to do that is interactivity,” he says. “We built a platform that very easily allows anybody, not just an expert in video platforms or curriculum design, but a teacher or student, to take any video and transform it to a deeper experience.”

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