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'The Afternoon I Decided to Leave Academe'--and What Happened Next - The Ph.D. Placement Project - The Chronicle of Higher Education

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Finding the right digital services is today's challenge for publishers - The Shatzkin Files

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Retooling a World History Civilization project: The Process | NWP Digital Is

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Why you SHOULD use Design thinking approaches in education!

Why you SHOULD use Design thinking approaches in education! | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
After reading a number of articles today criticizing Design Thinking, even one specifically against it's use in education I feel called to respond. My professional experiences using Design thinking...
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CDC lacks technology to find other states' cyclospora source

CDC lacks technology to find other states' cyclospora source | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Director of CDC says technology exists that could track down parasite in 14 states, the agency doesn't have it
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Dogs yawn more often in response to owners' yawns

Dogs yawn more often in response to owners' yawns | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Researchers say contagious yawning is a sign of empathy in dogs
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Georgia's core values: Is education among them?

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The state of Georgia has pulled out of a consortium developing new national tests that would finally allow parents to compare their children's performance with kids in Boston and Boulder.
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UGA researcher: Our choices are not only retention or social...

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Amy Reschly is an associate professor of educational psychology and director of the School Psychology Program at the University of Georgia.
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Common Book vs. Common Problem: the future of creating common experiences - The Ubiquitous Librarian - The Chronicle of Higher Education

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How Sleep Loss Adds to Weight Gain

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Losing sleep tends to make people eat more and gain weight, and now a new study suggests that one reason may be the impact that sleep deprivation has on the brain.
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Remake Your Class: Building a Collaborative Learning Environment (Video Playlist)

Remake Your Class: Building a Collaborative Learning Environment (Video Playlist) | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Watch a determined middle school teacher transform his crowded classroom space to enable deeper learning and effective teamwork -- with help from his students, community volunteers, and a few experts.
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Columbus Trails Cleveland and Cincinnati in Income Mobility

Columbus Trails Cleveland and Cincinnati in Income Mobility | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
A study by economists at Harvard and Berkeley shows it's hard to get ahead in Columbus.
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How The iPad Stalled And Android Took Over The Tablet Market

How The iPad Stalled And Android Took Over The Tablet Market | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
The iPad went from king of the tablet market to a distant second in just one year. Here's how.
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Freshman class at UGA sets academic record

Freshman class at UGA sets academic record | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
The new freshman class arriving at University of Georgia set a new academic bar for the Athens campus.
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Why Digital Inequality Scholarship Needs Ethnography

Why Digital Inequality Scholarship Needs Ethnography | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Digital inequality scholarship is well-intentioned. It debunks myths about digital media’s inherent egalitarianism and draws attention to the digital dimensions of social inequalities. Digital ineq...
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Jekyll Island Top Ten Activities « Jekyll Island Jekyll Island

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Featuring: The Reading Nest by Mark Reigelman | Library as Incubator Project

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Reporter's notebook: The struggle to understand the brain

Reporter's notebook: The struggle to understand the brain | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Science writer Gary Robbins talks about the challenges of writing a story about San Diego County's huge brain research community.
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Would you vote for John Barge for governor? You may get the...

Would you vote for John Barge for governor? You may get the... | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Update: Gov. Nathan Deal's office issued a statement this afternoon to AJC reporter Greg Bluestein in response to State School Superintendent John Barge's musings about running against Deal for governor.
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Can Parents Stay Friends With the Child-Free?

Can Parents Stay Friends With the Child-Free? | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
I have child-free friends, but I’m forced to admit that since being a parent became my primary non-work activity, more and more of the friends I’ve made have been parents as well.
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Speak now: Public brainstorming on designing the city's new convention hotel starts Thursday at the Cleveland Public Library

Speak now: Public brainstorming on designing the city's new convention hotel starts Thursday at the Cleveland Public Library | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
A public meeting Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at the Cleveland Public Library will kick off the design process for the new Cleveland convention center hotel.
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Level UP: inside Chicago's mall-based teen makerspace

Level UP: inside Chicago's mall-based teen makerspace | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
In 1947, the Tucker Car Corporation opened shop at the Dodge Chicago Plant, the one-time world's largest building located on the city's southwest side, a
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Download Creativity eBook | IdeaPaint

Download Creativity eBook | IdeaPaint | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Download free ebook from IdeaPaint that offers tips and tricks from creative professionals
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