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How to find free kids eBooks

How to find free kids eBooks | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
If you have a bookworm in your family, ebooks can be an expensive habit. Fortunately, there are great places to find free versions of many popular titles. Some are available to keep; others you can borrow.
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Higher education has nothing to fear from high tech

Higher education has nothing to fear from high tech | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Online education options have the potential to become one of the greatest equalizers of opportunity since the printing press.
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Is the iPad bad for children?

Is the iPad bad for children? | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Screen time can be bad for young children, but it's not all terrible news for parents who rely on tablets to occupy their offspring
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Toca Boca’s Apps: The Best iPad Games for Kids?

Toca Boca’s Apps: The Best iPad Games for Kids? | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
I hoped that the apps’ simplicity, their homely themes, their oddball avatars were all part of a plan. So, earlier this spring, I met with Toca Boca’s C.E.O.
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Mobile Technology for Mobile Education - The Network: Cisco's Technology News Site

Mobile Technology for Mobile Education - The Network: Cisco's Technology News Site | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
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Navigating a niche market: Selling technology to synagogues

Navigating a niche market: Selling technology to synagogues | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Bethesda resident Andrew Rosen said his young daughter, like a lot of kids, was no fan of attending weekly religion classes. One morning he found her in tears, clinging to the dining-room table,...
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Discussions on classroom technology ask wrong questions, experts say | Deseret News

Discussions on classroom technology ask wrong questions, experts say | Deseret News | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
In the education community, there is a common analogy comparing emerging technologies and blended learning models with the common pencil.
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iPad Quick Reference Guide


Via Dr. Susan Bainbridge
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Passed this along to my teachers! 

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Educational apps worth downloading

Educational apps worth downloading | students, apps, learning, create, allow, many, characters, includes, teachers, animated
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Samsung Chromebook 3: Cheaper, more productive alternative to a tablet | PCWorld

Samsung Chromebook 3: Cheaper, more productive alternative to a tablet | PCWorld | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
This Chromebook is perfect for someone who wants a lightweight, portable tablet-like machine that has a keyboard.
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Academic e-books: will they ever take off? - Telegraph

Academic e-books: will they ever take off? - Telegraph | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Sussex University student Roberta Wiafe attended a recent debate on the future of academic publishing, and remains unconvinced.
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Infographic: Navigating a Post-PC World

Infographic: Navigating a Post-PC World | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Mobile website design software company Moovweb previewed what the modern post-PC revolution means for global consumers.
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Teaching in the Digital Age

(October 13, 2011) Andrea Lunsford discusses how technology has changed and will continue to shape how learning and teaching is done. Her focus on how the ro...

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Education Technology Success Stories

Education Technology Success Stories | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
In this paper, Darrell West and Joshua Bleiberg highlight five success stories of innovations in education technology.
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Education 'app store' launches with support from Gates | PCWorld

Education 'app store' launches with support from Gates | PCWorld | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Some school administrators are testing a bold idea to integrate the multitude of systems that are used to store student data, giving teachers a single view of how students are performing and allowing them to better deliver the right learning...
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Why and when the iPad is the best e-reader | Macworld

Why and when the iPad is the best e-reader | Macworld | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
There are many ways to read a book. Joel Mathis argues that you ought to cater your device choice to the kind of reading you're doing. And that, at the end of the day, there's a clear best choice.
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York schools tech initiative makes learning more fun

York schools tech initiative makes learning more fun | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
YORK — Search YouTube for " York County School Division Young Adult Literature Reviews" and you'll find 56 short videos of Grafton High School students talking about books they recommend to their peers.
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What Education Tech Success Stories Share -- InformationWeek

What Education Tech Success Stories Share -- InformationWeek | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Educational technologies have the potential to stretch dollars and improve education, with the right supporting policies, Brookings Institution reports.
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Opinion: We have much to learn about educational technology

Opinion: We have much to learn about educational technology | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
How does online education compare with face-to-face learning, in terms of effectiveness and results achieved?
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Israel's Education Technology Oasis

Israel's Education Technology Oasis | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
The next best thing in edtech is surely on its way but it may not be coming from the Silicon Valley... or Alley
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TNJN - iPad technology paves way for education in classroom, with textbooks

TNJN - iPad technology paves way for education in classroom, with textbooks | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
The Office of Information Technology is offering instruction courses for faculty members to learn more about iPads and how they could be utilizing technology in their classrooms and lectures.
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Tech-Friendly Bulletin Boards

Tech-Friendly Bulletin Boards | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
There are lots of great ways to show off student work and my bulletin boards are full of examples of how technology is used in my classroom. Some apps allow you to send work as JPEG and PDF files a...
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Educators Share Tech Struggles: From Tablets To Twitter -- InformationWeek

Educators Share Tech Struggles: From Tablets To Twitter -- InformationWeek | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Educators from around the world shared lessons on how to best utilize mobile, social and other technologies at annual ASCD education conference.
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The Coming Merger of Google Chrome and Android | TIME.com

The Coming Merger of Google Chrome and Android | TIME.com | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
In August 2011, I outlined why I believed that Chrome was more important to Google than Android. At first blush, this sounds kind of crazy, but when you look at the bigger strategic picture it makes sense.
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