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Good leaders take vacations - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog

Good leaders take vacations - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
The graveyards are full of indispensable men. Charles De Gaulle

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T is for Transmedia: Learning through Transmedia Play

In recent years, transmedia has come into the spotlight among those creating and using media and technology for children. We believe that transmedia has the po
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Georgia Tech's Makerspace is a Model for Higher Education

Georgia Tech's Makerspace is a Model for Higher Education | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Georgia Tech's Invention Studio makerspace and maker club just might democratize the practice of engineering.
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How to Get Hesitant Teachers to Use Technology

How to Get Hesitant Teachers to Use Technology | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
As a tech advocate, I often find myself coaxing established educators to incorporate new tools & technologies. Here are some ways I've found to be successful.
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Is being the first better than being the best? - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog

Is being the first better than being the best? - Home - Doug Johnson's Blue Skunk Blog | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
In our district, iPads are the zombies of educational technology.

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LETTER FROM THE EDITOR: Lessons from WiFi-gate | Saint Ignatius Eye

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR: Lessons from WiFi-gate | Saint Ignatius Eye | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
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Good old fashioned playdates

Good old fashioned playdates | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
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A New Map Of The U.S., Created By How Our Dollar Bills Move

A New Map Of The U.S., Created By How Our Dollar Bills Move | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
To theoretical physicist Dirk Brockmann, the borders of the United States are out of date."Some are kind of arbitrary like New Mexico, Arizona: they’re just kind of drawn on the map," says Brockmann.
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A Series on Teaching Strategies for Librarians: Teaching Styles | lauren's library blog

A Series on Teaching Strategies for Librarians: Teaching Styles | lauren's library blog | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
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New Race to the Top teacher evaluations with strong reliance on test scores begin in 2014-2015 | Get Schooled

New Race to the Top teacher evaluations with strong reliance on test scores begin in 2014-2015 | Get Schooled | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
As expected, House Bill 244 passed both the House and the Senate, incorporating the educator evaluation system piloted by Georgia's Race to the Top districts
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Jailbreak the Degree: Alternatives to the Certifed Transcript

Jailbreak the Degree: Alternatives to the Certifed Transcript | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
“The degree, like government, holds only the power we give it. America has lost its way by ordaining the degree as requisite to prosperity. Universities do not have a monopoly on learning—only cred...
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- From the Principal's Office: 10 Things School Leaders Do to Kill a Teacher's Enthusiasm for Technology

The Resource for Education Technology Leaders focusing on K-12 educators.
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Teachers’ Ultimate Guide to Using Videos | MindShift

Teachers’ Ultimate Guide to Using Videos | MindShift | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
With one billion monthly users (and growing), YouTube's popularity is a pretty clear indication that video is a powerful medium. And kids' unrelenting fascinat
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Ohio Center for the Book at Cleveland Public Library - Ohio Poem in Your Pocket Day

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Ohio Center for the Book at Cleveland Public Library
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Race to Top grants not worth costs, officials say

Race to Top grants not worth costs, officials say | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Requirements tied to federal Race to the Top education grants have become more work than the money is worth, some Ohio school districts say.
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Will MOOCs Work for Writing? | Open Education | HYBRID PEDAGOGY

Will MOOCs Work for Writing? | Open Education | HYBRID PEDAGOGY | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Hybrid Pedagogy is an academic and networked journal of teaching and technology that combines the strands of critical and digital pedagogy to arrive at the best social and civil uses of technology and digital media in education.
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Bedford Bits: Ideas for Teaching Composition » Blog Archive » What Chinese Students Told Me

Bedford Bits: Ideas for Teaching Composition » Blog Archive » What Chinese Students Told Me | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
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Rethinking AUPs | Dangerously Irrelevant

Rethinking AUPs | Dangerously Irrelevant | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
A few resources dedicated to rethinking acceptable use policies (AUPs) in schools. 1. Getting in the Right Mindset In all of our efforts to
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Eric Clapton provides master class in musicianship at Gwinnett

Eric Clapton provides master class in musicianship at Gwinnett | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
[I'm on with my rock 'n' roll pal Kaedy Kiely at 97.1 The River every Wednesday at 6:50 and 7:50 a.m.
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Will MOOCs Work for Writing? | Open Education | HYBRID PEDAGOGY

Will MOOCs Work for Writing? | Open Education | HYBRID PEDAGOGY | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Hybrid Pedagogy is an academic and networked journal of teaching and technology that combines the strands of critical and digital pedagogy to arrive at the best social and civil uses of technology and digital media in education.
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One Reason Everyone Has Outsourced Their Brains To Evernote | Fast Company | Business + Innovation

One Reason Everyone Has Outsourced Their Brains To Evernote | Fast Company | Business + Innovation | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
CEO Phil Libin wants Evernote to be consistent on every device. Which has meant a lot more workbut a much better user experience.
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Margaret Mitchell: American Rebel - Interview with Margaret Mitchell from 1936 | American Masters | PBS

Margaret Mitchell: American Rebel - Interview with Margaret Mitchell from 1936 | American Masters | PBS | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
The following interview with Margaret Mitchell, author of Gone With the Wind was conducted by Mrs. Medora Perkerson, of The Atlanta Journal Sunday Magazine, broadcast over radio station WSB., Atlanta, Georgia., July 3, 1936, on The Atlanta Journal.
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Jekyll Island Named As One Of The World's Finest Beaches « Jekyll Island Jekyll Island

Jekyll Island Named As One Of The World's Finest Beaches « Jekyll Island Jekyll Island | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
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Tech Learning : FLIPPING YOUR FACULTY MEETINGS

Tech Learning : FLIPPING YOUR FACULTY MEETINGS | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
The Resource for Education Technology Leaders focusing on K-12 educators.
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Baby, mom hurt in crash that killed grandparents

Baby, mom hurt in crash that killed grandparents | Buffy Hamilton's Unquiet Commonplace "Book" | Scoop.it
Dennis and Judith Schulte had just arrived in Seattle from the Midwest, a move they made to be near their newborn grandson.
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