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Google Glass: The Next Step in Computer Evolution AND Maybe Even Human Evolution?

Out of the corner of your eye a new car catches your attention. You ask yourself:  “Ok, Glass, what model of car?” In your head you hear, Glass: “a 2013 BMW 750i.” You:  “Ok Glass, how much?
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Is this Orwellian or a positive advance..........

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What Happens When Students Are Simply Free To Learn?

What Happens When Students Are Simply Free To Learn? | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
What Happens When Students Are Simply Free To Learn?
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10 Best Free Screen Recorders

10 Best Free Screen Recorders | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it

The free screen recorders available out there have been listed by us below. You’re probably here because you want to prepare a presentation for the boardroom or class...


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Delis Than's curator insight, July 8, 2013 2:21 PM

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congerjan's curator insight, August 9, 2013 7:14 AM

Give students the right tools and they will innovate!

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Современному педагогу необходимо уметь создавать дидактические материалы. Бесспорными помощниками в этом могут стать программы для захвата изображения и записи видео экрана.

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The Illusion of the ‘Gifted’ Child | TIME.com

The Illusion of the ‘Gifted’ Child | TIME.com | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Why our policies for good students really aren't that smart
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Groundbreaking Online Library Intrigues Educators -- InformationWeek

Groundbreaking Online Library Intrigues Educators -- InformationWeek | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Digital Public Library of America gives researchers access to collections that previously would have required visiting another university, lets librarians augment their schools' education.
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Linux kernel version 3.9 adds better support for Chromebooks, maybe even yours

Linux kernel version 3.9 adds better support for Chromebooks, maybe even yours | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Linus Torvalds has pulled the big red lever marked Version 3.9, unleashing the latest Linux kernel onto the world and at the same time bringing some good
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Is Google Bad For Your Brain? -- InformationWeek

Is Google Bad For Your Brain? -- InformationWeek | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
When a tool becomes indispensable, it becomes a crutch. Don't forget how to think on your own.
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Ten improvements we'd like to see in iOS | Macworld

Ten improvements we'd like to see in iOS | Macworld | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
If Apple follows the pattern it has established over the last five years, iOS 7 will be announced this year. Here are ten features we'd like to see it include.
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Fifth Graders Study With iPads In D30 Pilot Program

Fifth Graders Study With iPads In D30 Pilot Program | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
The Northbrook/Glenview School District 30 is testing an education program that lets fifth graders at Wescott and Willowbrook schools learn with the aid of a tablet.
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Wonderville Platform Bridges Education With Technology, Meaningfully Connecting Students, Parents & Teachers

LOS ANGELES, April 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/-- Learning Core, an educational software company, announced today the...
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iPurpose before iPad

iPurpose before iPad | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it

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Rebecca Penina Simon's curator insight, April 28, 2013 3:54 PM

Make sure you have your objectives in place as well as a plan before implementing an iPad program in your school.  What is your purpose of using the iPad?

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A Great Guide on Teaching Students about Digita...

A Great Guide on Teaching Students about Digita... | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Managing one’s digital identity is a skill , so to speak, that we need to learn and teach our kids and students about. In a world digitally focused, the boundaries between the real and virtual are blurred .
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A new take on electronic music: Students use apps to reproduce instruments' sounds

A new take on electronic music: Students use apps to reproduce instruments' sounds | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Bryan High School's
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LeapFrog Launches LeapReader

LeapFrog Launches LeapReader | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
LeapFrog today unveiled the LeapReader, its new reading and writing learning system.
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Happy birthday, Web! Public Internet turns 20 today

Happy birthday, Web! Public Internet turns 20 today | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
On April 30, 1993, the European science agency CERN where Tim Berners-Lee worked officially made its W3 software public domain, letting the public at large access it.
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Educating Educators, Part 1 - Teach Amazing!

Educating Educators, Part 1 - Teach Amazing! | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Educating Educators, Part 1 - Check out Teach Amazing for educational technology, web 2.0, and great tips to teach amazing!

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Rebecca Penina Simon's curator insight, April 29, 2013 6:12 PM

Great information - I look forward to using this when preparing for my Tech Boot Camp which I will be leading this summer.  Hype the new technology - but don't forget to hype your learning objectives too!

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The apple of my iPad

The apple of my iPad | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Letters: In a wonderful display of abject misery my grandson flung himself against the bars of the gate and sobbed loudly: 'I want to FaceTime grandpa!'
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NY, Israel museums jointly buy Hebrew manuscript

NY, Israel museums jointly buy Hebrew manuscript | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
NEW YORK (AP) — The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and the Israel Museum in Jerusalem have jointly acquired a 15th-century illuminated Hebrew manuscript, they announced Monday.
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The Chromebooks are coming! New models due late 2013 • The Register

The Chromebooks are coming! New models due late 2013 • The Register | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
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Samsung Galaxy S 4 Review: Gimme One Smartphone, with Everything | TIME.com

Samsung Galaxy S 4 Review: Gimme One Smartphone, with Everything | TIME.com | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Samsung's newest iPhone archrival sports more features than ever — and a bigger screen crammed into a smaller case.
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9 ways smartphones are getting scary smart

9 ways smartphones are getting scary smart | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Innovations range from phones that watch users watching them to keyboards that think.
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Technology and Education

Technology in the classroom isn’t a trend or a fad. It’s the new reality. Today’s students have been exposed to technology virtually since birth.
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The Future of User-Centric Ebooks

The Future of User-Centric Ebooks | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Many content experts have often complained about ebook publishers that, unfortunately, don't often take full advantage of the technology and instead simply deliver static, electronic versions of an existing book.
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FlipSnack - Turn PDF Files into Flipping Books - Teach Amazing!

FlipSnack - Turn PDF Files into Flipping Books - Teach Amazing! | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
FlipSnack - Turn PDF Files into Flipping Books - Check out Teach Amazing for educational technology, web 2.0, and great tips to teach amazing!

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LundTechIntegration's curator insight, May 1, 2013 11:43 AM

Great tool to use for publishing digitally and making your product interactive.

Robert Sims's curator insight, May 1, 2013 9:23 PM

Awesome!

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Google extension puts Office docs in secure Chrome container | ZDNet

Google extension puts Office docs in secure Chrome container | ZDNet | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
The Office Viewer previously only available for Chromebooks is coming to Windows and Mac.
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