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Platform Wars: Some Things Will Never Change

Platform Wars: Some Things Will Never Change | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Regular readers of Tech.pinions will know that John Kirk’s column last week on Android’s market share being a joke, went massively viral. As I watched the stats of real-time visitors and new hourly spikes of traffic I was truly amazed.
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Awesome Chart on The Difference Between Personalization, Differentiation,and Individualization

Barbara Bray and Kathleen McClaskey are co-founders of Personalize Learning, LLC who compared the terms Personalization vs Differentiation vs Individualization to dispel some of the myths and...
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Kingsoft Office 2013: The best free Microsoft Office alternative?

Kingsoft Office 2013: The best free Microsoft Office alternative? | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Not only does it have the best interface around, it also brings innovations like tabbed document viewing and drag-and-drop paragraph adjustment. [Read more]    
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Revealed: NSA collecting phone records of millions of Americans daily

Revealed: NSA collecting phone records of millions of Americans daily | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Exclusive: Top secret court order requiring Verizon to hand over all call data shows scale of domestic surveillance under Obama • Read the court order in full here The National Security Agency is currently collecting the telephone records of...
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Android keyboard now stands alone

Android keyboard now stands alone | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Google releases the default keyboard in Android 4.0 and above as a standalone app. [Read more]    
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5 Popular Pinterest Boards For Teachers

5 Popular Pinterest Boards For Teachers | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Learning and education have gone a long way and thanks to technology, more teachers are exploring different mediums of teaching. With the advent of the Internet and social media, schools and universities are using these...
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Easily Create Classroom Wikis Using Wikispaces Classroom

A month ago, Wikispaces announced the birth of a new service geared primarily towards enhancing teachers and students use and creation of classroom wikis. As you know, Wikispace is one of the best...
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Technology expands horizons in North Shore classrooms

Technology expands horizons in North Shore classrooms | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Before there were iPads, Ryan Dunn used to have his physics students conduct experiments on gravity the old fashioned way — with a stop watch and a meter stick, measuring the speed of a baseball dropping to the ground.
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Updated Padagogy Wheel Tackles The Problem Of Motivation In Education - Edudemic

Updated Padagogy Wheel Tackles The Problem Of Motivation In Education - Edudemic | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
One of the biggest problems in education is motivation. The newly updated Padagogy Wheel tries to figure out how to solve that problem.
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Awesome Chart on The Difference Between Personalization, Differentiation,and Individualization

Awesome Chart on The Difference Between Personalization, Differentiation,and Individualization | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Barbara Bray and Kathleen McClaskey are co-founders of Personalize Learning, LLC who compared the terms Personalization vs Differentiation vs Individualization to dispel some of the myths and...
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The 5 Core Principals for Social-Emotional Learning

The 5 Core Principals for Social-Emotional Learning | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
In the midst of this technological revolution that is redefining the concept of 21st century education, one is left to wonder if 21st century skills are only about digital literacy skills. On the...
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A Picture Of A Busy Elementary Classroom

A Picture Of A Busy Elementary Classroom | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
As a teacher, it can be inspiring to look into other classrooms. Whether you’re looking for ideas, or just want to see others engaging in the process of learning without feeling responsible for every single...
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Are we giving our kids Stockholm smartphone syndrome? | ZDNet

Are we giving our kids Stockholm smartphone syndrome? | ZDNet | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
The necessities of life: food, sleep, sex, smartphones?
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Apple’s Insularity Could Get Dangerous

Apple’s Insularity Could Get Dangerous | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
It started with a question I asked Apple CEO Tim Cook during his presentation Tuesday at the D11 conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif.
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Digital Reading Room: Museum piece

Digital Reading Room: Museum piece | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
[As tablets get more powerful, with more memory and sharper-looking screens, their apps are getting a makeover. Increasingly, mobile apps employ multimedia--combining words, pictures, audio, and video--in new and interesting ways.
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Windows-loving AMD wants to design chips for Android and Chrome OS

AMD chips might soon break away from Windows OS and land in tablets and laptops running Google's Android and Chrome OS.  PCWorld reported on Wednesday that AMD wants to expand its chips based on x86 and ARM architecture, which have long powered...
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A Free Tool To Connect Students With Pen Pals From Around The World

A Free Tool To Connect Students With Pen Pals From Around The World | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
There's a terrific free tool from the People to People International folks that you can use to connect students with pen pals from other countries.
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12 Excellent New Web Tools for Teachers

12 Excellent New Web Tools for Teachers | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Wondering about the latest releases in the world of educational technology? Well I have compiled my usual bi-weekly round-up of the major web tools you might need to know about. The websites below,...
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Learning To Love the Chromebook (and Succeeding) | Tech.pinions - Perspective, Insight, Analysis

Learning To Love the Chromebook (and Succeeding) | Tech.pinions - Perspective, Insight, Analysis | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
I have been a skeptic about Chromebooks since Google announced them. What could you really do on a pseudo-laptop whose only native application was the Chrome
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BYOD in Education: An Emerging and Irreversible Trend | LongIsland.com

BYOD in Education: An Emerging and Irreversible Trend | LongIsland.com | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
The topic of BYOD-Bring Your Own Device is gaining momentum--educators simply cannot ignore it.
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5 Tumblr Resources Educators Should Know About

5 Tumblr Resources Educators Should Know About | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Did you know that teachers use Tumblr? In fact, there are a ton of Tumblr resources you should know about!
The post 5 Tumblr Resources Educators Should Know About appeared first on Edudemic.
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Eight changes I want to see in iOS 7

Eight changes I want to see in iOS 7 | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
iOS 7 is coming soon, but will the new features be enough to keep people excited about iOS devices? [Read more]    
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A Wonderful Visual on The Responsible Use of e-mail for Students

A Wonderful Visual on The Responsible Use of e-mail for Students | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
You might think of email literacy as old school particularly with the huge embrace of mobile technology and smart devices, yet students still require an explicit instruction on how to...
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7 Academic Search Engines Not Named Google

7 Academic Search Engines Not Named Google | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
When we search, we often first reach for Google–and rightfully so. But by using Google students and teachers are unwittingly bending to the will of webmasters who are experts at SEO (search engine optimization), which...
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