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Science of Learning: Helping Students Seek and Persist Through Challenges [Quiz]

Science of Learning: Helping Students Seek and Persist Through Challenges [Quiz] | digital divide information | Scoop.it
The science of learning reveals some surprising ways you can inspire students to seek challenge. Take our quiz to measure your knowledge of the research.
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The Ultimate New Guide to Autism Resources for Parents

The Ultimate New Guide to Autism Resources for Parents | digital divide information | Scoop.it
Check out the Ultimate New Guide to Autism Resources for Parents. Including our editors pick of top articles, websites and directories that you need to know

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Bring on the learning revolution!

Bring on the learning revolution! | digital divide information | Scoop.it
In this poignant, funny follow-up to his fabled 2006 talk, Sir Ken Robinson makes the case for a radical shift from standardized schools to personalized learning -- creating conditions where kids' natural talents can flourish.
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Dale Russakoff | The Education of Mark Zuckerberg: Lessons Learned From the People of Newark

Russakoff gives us a narrative, retrospective view of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative’s development. Facing a disastrous outcome in the Newark City Schools after their first attempt at philanthropy, Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan analyzed the lessons they learned from their mistakes, using them to create a set of guiding principles for their new, multi-billion dollar large-scale giving program.

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Getting More Students to Eat Breakfast at School

Getting More Students to Eat Breakfast at School | digital divide information | Scoop.it
If you are looking to boost school breakfast participation, the first step is learning why students aren't taking advantage of it. The next step: Rethink the traditional breakfast model.
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White teachers and black teachers have different expectations for black students

White teachers and black teachers have different expectations for black students | digital divide information | Scoop.it
New study provides more evidence that race plays a role in expectations of academic success.
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Some white and black teachers have different expectations for black students.
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America’s poor can now get cheaper Internet access

America’s poor can now get cheaper Internet access | digital divide information | Scoop.it
A last-minute political fight nearly derailed the measure, which will let roughly 40 million Americans register for and use an existing benefit worth $9.25 a month to purchase broadband service.
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How Emotions Affect Learning, Behaviors, and Relationships

How Emotions Affect Learning, Behaviors, and Relationships | digital divide information | Scoop.it
In the first of five posts about the film "Inside Out," Lori Desautels offers strategies to help explore how joy, sadness, fear, anger, and disgust can help students.
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Meet A Tractor That Can Plow Fields And Talk To The Cloud

Meet A Tractor That Can Plow Fields And Talk To The Cloud | digital divide information | Scoop.it
A city boy came up with a great idea for farmers in Africa: a mini-tractor that costs only $4,000 and has cool digital features.
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Supporting our youngest innovators: STEM starts early!

Supporting our youngest innovators: STEM starts early! | digital divide information | Scoop.it
The White House is celebrating early STEM learning.
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D.C. parent: How data-obsessed school reform helps drive rising inequality in nation’s capital

D.C. parent: How data-obsessed school reform helps drive rising inequality in nation’s capital | digital divide information | Scoop.it
If there is one thing it is safe to say about school reform in Washington D.C. public schools — seen as a model across the country — it is that the people in charge love to use data — especially that gleaned from standardized test scores. In this post, a D.C. parent expressed — in […]
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The 5th Annual Baxter Symposium: Advancing Life Sciences through Biotechnology | BCoE

The 5th Annual Baxter Symposium: Advancing Life Sciences through Biotechnology | BCoE | digital divide information | Scoop.it
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Connect with scientists and hear about their cutting-edge research. Try out hands-on, NGSS-aligned curriculum modules led by educators who have successfully used them in their classrooms. This is a free event for high school & middle school teachers. Free lab materials for all attendees, plus lab equipment give-aways. Are you a CPS teacher? Your school qualifies for substitute pay reimbursement. Teachers earn 7 CPDUs. Lunch will be provided.
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Connect with scientists and hear about their cutting-edge research. Try out hands-on, NGSS-aligned curriculum modules led by educators who have successfully used them in their classrooms. This is a free event for high school & middle school teachers. Free lab materials for all attendees, plus lab equipment give-aways. Are you a CPS teacher? Your school qualifies for substitute pay reimbursement. Teachers earn 7 CPDUs. Lunch will be provided.
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School board backs away from rezoning proposal tagged by critics as segregation

School board backs away from rezoning proposal tagged by critics as segregation | digital divide information | Scoop.it
Loudoun County board drew criticism for a plan that would have created high-poverty schools.
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Meeting Students Where They Are

Meeting Students Where They Are | digital divide information | Scoop.it
Bill Gates shares how two innovative universities are helping more first-generation, low-income students get college degrees.
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How I Went From Living in My Car to Owning My Own Company By Dustin McKissen

How I Went From Living in My Car to Owning My Own Company By Dustin McKissen | digital divide information | Scoop.it
BY DUSTIN MCKISSEN

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Where do teachers earn the most?

Where do teachers earn the most? | digital divide information | Scoop.it
The answer is Luxembourg. This small European country is where teachers can expect to earn the highest wages, according to OECD research.
The 2013 data, from the OECD’s new report
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Peer Review, Common Core, and ELLs

Peer Review, Common Core, and ELLs | digital divide information | Scoop.it
For English-language learners, simple peer review activities that are kind, specific, and helpful will better assist students in improving their writing and learning about writing.
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Why the Oculus Rift won’t go the way of Google Glass

Why the Oculus Rift won’t go the way of Google Glass | digital divide information | Scoop.it
On a recent episode of our podcast we spoke about the VR industry with Matt Hartman, director of seed investments at Betaworks. When evaluating VR companies,..
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Meet the 110 speakers at TEDSummit 2016 (including some of the most popular of all time)

Meet the 110 speakers at TEDSummit 2016 (including some of the most popular of all time) | digital divide information | Scoop.it
The number is 110: One hundred and ten past and new TED speakers are part of our newest conference, TEDSummit, happening in Banff, Canada, 26–30 June 2016.
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Digital Citizenship 11 The impact of the digital divide

What does it mean to be a digital citizen? Good digital citizens use technology in appropriate and respectful ways, and build community in every corner o
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New MIT research opens door for password-free Wi-Fi

New MIT research opens door for password-free Wi-Fi | digital divide information | Scoop.it
Anything that rids us of unnecessary passwords should be given a chance.
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Questioning the Rules of Urban Teaching -- and Getting Answers

Questioning the Rules of Urban Teaching -- and Getting Answers | digital divide information | Scoop.it
Chris Emdin, is an associate professor at Columbia University's Teacher's College and a strong advocate for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) in education. He is perhaps…
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The Big List of Educational Grants and Resources

The Big List of Educational Grants and Resources | digital divide information | Scoop.it
Get a roundup of educational grants, contests, awards, free toolkits, and classroom guides aimed at helping students, classrooms, schools, and communities. Check this page weekly to get the latest updates!
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Why You May Want a Smaller iPhone, and Your Questions Answered

Why You May Want a Smaller iPhone, and Your Questions Answered | digital divide information | Scoop.it
Brian X. Chen of The Times answers readers’ questions about the new iPhone, which combines a four-inch screen with some features from bigger models.
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8 ways you can empower girls to learn coding

8 ways you can empower girls to learn coding | digital divide information | Scoop.it

"Here are some initial steps you can take to meaningfully advocate for getting girls into computer science in your own community."


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Empowering steps to helping girls learn to code
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Empowering steps to helping girls learn to code