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Teachers Don't Need Convincing, They Need Training to Use Ed Tech, Idaho Researchers Say

Teachers Don't Need Convincing, They Need Training to Use Ed Tech, Idaho Researchers Say | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
A survey of 200 Idaho teachers found that most want to use educational technology, but many are not familiar with or don't have access to the latest offerings.
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Focus on People, Not Technology for Common-Core Implementation?

Focus on People, Not Technology for Common-Core Implementation? | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Preparing districts for the common core requires focusing on instructional shifts, rather than technology itself, panelists at an ISTE forum argued Monday.
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Educational Tech For Tots Grows Up With LeapFrog’s Summer Releases | TechCrunch

Educational Tech For Tots Grows Up With LeapFrog’s Summer Releases | TechCrunch | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
TechCrunch is a leading technology media property, dedicated to obsessively profiling startups, reviewing new Internet products, and breaking tech news.
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Futuremark Bringing PCMark Benchmark App To Android, iOS, And Windows Phone

Futuremark Bringing PCMark Benchmark App To Android, iOS, And Windows Phone | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Hardware enthusiasts are probably already aware of Futuremark and its PCMark software, a standard for testing and comparing computer hardware for years.
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What Are Apple Distinguished Educators And How Can I Be One?

What Are Apple Distinguished Educators And How Can I Be One? | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
The Apple Distinguished Educators (ADE) program was created to recognize K-12 and higher education pioneers who are using a variety of Apple products to transform teaching and learning...ADEs work closely with Apple to lead innovation in education.
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Barnes & Noble Closes The Book On Its Nook Tablet Manufacturing Business

Barnes & Noble Closes The Book On Its Nook Tablet Manufacturing Business | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
I've taken a less conventional path into the world of Android.
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CloudCube Is One App that Manages All Your Cloud Storage Space

CloudCube Is One App that Manages All Your Cloud Storage Space | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Android: Instead of keeping a half-dozen apps on your phone to manage all of the free cloud storage you've signed up for, CloudCube is a single app that gives you complete control over all of them.
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What To Know About The Risks Of Social Media

What To Know About The Risks Of Social Media | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
It's best to know about how to best act online, the risks of social media, and be a good digital citizen.
The post What To Know About The Risks Of Social Media appeared first on Edudemic.
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Parents Who Use Gestures Increase Their Children’s Vocabularies

Parents Who Use Gestures Increase Their Children’s Vocabularies | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
In an apt follow-up to yesterday’s article on The Brilliant Blog about “thinking with your hands,” Amina Khan of the Los Angeles Times reports that children whose parents effectively used nonverbal cues while speaking were more likely to have...
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Bill Nye The Science guy on apps, the betterment of all humankind, and zombies | Apple | Geek.com

Bill Nye The Science guy on apps, the betterment of all humankind, and zombies | Apple | Geek.com | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
A generation of children are about to enjoy Bill Nye the Science Guy, in a way that is fitting for today. The Nye's iPad app is out so we talked to about it, and about zombies.
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20 best iPhone and iPad apps this week

20 best iPhone and iPad apps this week | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Wimbledon 2013, Toca Builders, Soundwave, Where's My Mickey, ITN, XCOM: Enemy Unknown, CloudSpotter, Bee-friend Your Garden and more. By Stuart Dredge
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Education Forum Discusses the Use of Technology in the Classroom

Education Forum Discusses the Use of Technology in the Classroom | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Leaders in education and technologies met in Washington D.C. at The Atlantic's third-annual Technologies in Education Forum to discuss the use of...
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Former White House CIO Champions Disruptive Educational Tech -- InformationWeek

Former White House CIO Champions Disruptive Educational Tech -- InformationWeek | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
After spending his White House years in turnaround mode, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt CIO Brook Colangelo seeks to get ahead in educational media.
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How Technology Will Change Entry-Level Higher Education | Innovation Insights | Wired.com

How Technology Will Change Entry-Level Higher Education | Innovation Insights | Wired.com | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
University of Maryland, College Park. Image: carmichaellibrary/Flickr For years, ?invest in education? has been a mantra consistently repeated to stude
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How to Find Your Lost Android Phone, Even if You Never Set Up a Tracking App

How to Find Your Lost Android Phone, Even if You Never Set Up a Tracking App | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Android doesn’t come with a “find my Android” feature, so there’s no official way to track your phone if you lose it. You should prepare your phone for loss by setting up such a tracking app — but what if you didn’t?
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5 super-useful Android features you probably don’t know about

5 super-useful Android features you probably don’t know about | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Android has become much more user-friendly in recent years, but there are still all manner of cool features lurking under that veneer of usability.
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4 Presentations Every Teacher Should See

4 Presentations Every Teacher Should See | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Below are some wonderful presentations on four different topics namely: Digital Portfolio, Cyber bullying, Social Media 101, and The Destruction of Non-linear learning. Besides the insight...
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New Study Uncovers What Teens Actually Share On Social Media - Edudemic

New Study Uncovers What Teens Actually Share On Social Media - Edudemic | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
A new Pew study has uncovered details about what teens actually share on social media. From fake accounts and beyond.
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5 Proven Ways Students Can Learn Better

5 Proven Ways Students Can Learn Better | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Many students don't realize the difference between learning and getting good grades. This is a quick guide to a few proven ways students can learn better.
The post 5 Proven Ways Students Can Learn Better appeared first on Edudemic.
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How to Easily Reset a Computer Back to a Clean State Each Time It Boots

How to Easily Reset a Computer Back to a Clean State Each Time It Boots | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
When you’re managing a public computer, you need a special kind of tool. You need a way to reset that computer back to a clean state every time it boots so no one can make any harmful changes.
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Free Digital Story App Available Now in Amazon Appstore and Kindle
Fire Tablets

Free Digital Story App Available Now in Amazon Appstore and Kindle<br/>Fire Tablets | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
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Hope for the Future of Chromebooks and Ultrabooks

Hope for the Future of Chromebooks and Ultrabooks | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
The research firm Gartner released a study predicting that consumers would become increasingly attracted to devices like the Chromebook and other thin and lightweight notebooks as more of the devices include Intel’s new processors.
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Chart of the day: Apple's iPad and the 13 dwarfs - Apple 2.0 -Fortune Tech

Chart of the day: Apple's iPad and the 13 dwarfs - Apple 2.0 -Fortune Tech | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
The iPad's share of tablet Web traffic edged up in May. The others are going nowhere.
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