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In mice, fear learned by parents is transferred to their offspring

In mice, fear learned by parents is transferred to their offspring | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
In this case, parental care seems irrelevant for transferring the learned response on to the next generation.
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What Teachers Need to Know about MOOCs

What Teachers Need to Know about MOOCs | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
MOOCs (Massive Ope Online Courses) are definitely a game changer in today's education. The emergence and popularization of MOOCs is due primarily to the widespread of internet connection and to the...
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Subscribers: Your Special is Available

Subscribers: Your Special is Available | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Every month, subscribers to Ask a Tech Teacher get a free/discounted resource to help their tech teaching.
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Child protection: Talking about 'missed opportunities' misses the point

Child protection: Talking about 'missed opportunities' misses the point | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Social workers should not be immune from criticism, but we need to ask the right questions when tragedies occur A theme that has emerged in media reports of social work cases involving child deaths or other tragedies is that of "missed...
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Apple Awarded A Patent For Facial Recognition And Detection Technology

Apple Awarded A Patent For Facial Recognition And Detection Technology | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
In the coming years, facial recognition and detection technology could be used to unlock, and perform tasks on, Apple devices. This could result in a more secure and productive user experience.
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LEITNet's curator insight, October 19, 2014 5:48 PM

Although the voice of those decrying the expansion of “big brother” into our personal space will never be muted, the possibility of correctly identifying known offenders and suspects using facial recognition as a tool has long been a quest for security and law enforcement professionals.

 

J.D. Tuccille the managing editor of Reason.com reports on at least one successful demonstration of this technology in the hands of law enforcement http://reason.com/blog/2013/11/08/smile-for-the-cop-with-the-smartphone-an

 

Apple’s personalized facial recognition technology opens a world of possibilities for the individual and the public servant responsible for security.

 

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Jewish History Timeline

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Jewish History Timeline - Interactive Poster

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"Social media is all about marketing to the impatient generation"

"Social media is all about marketing to the impatient generation" | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Industry experts, talking about 'Building smart social media strategies' at CII Summit, explored both sides of the double-edged sword of social & debated how this medium can be best leveraged (#socialmedia "Social media is all about marketing to...

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Jim Doyle's curator insight, December 4, 2013 5:28 PM

A lot of debate on how Social Media can be best used.

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4 Important New Gmail Updates You Should not Miss

4 Important New  Gmail Updates You Should not Miss | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Google has recently rolled out some major updates to its services. From changing the commenting system on YouTube videos, to the editing functionalities added to Drive, Google seems to be keen on...
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When Learning Is Playful And Intuitive, Good Things Happen

When Learning Is Playful And Intuitive, Good Things Happen | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
When Learning Is Playful And Intuitive, Good Things Happen by Peter Kinney, CTO of Digital Dreams Labs Curiosity thrives when learning is intuitive and playful, and curiosity is the key to true learning.
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Marlo Payne Thurman's curator insight, November 30, 2013 12:56 PM

Cloudboard... They might just be on to something!

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After a month of use, we dish out our biggest gripes with OS X Mavericks

After a month of use, we dish out our biggest gripes with OS X Mavericks | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Mavericks introduces some new features, but new bugs and annoyances come along for the ride. Apple Brand-new software is rarely perfect, and the latest version of OS X is no exception.
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Young adult readers 'prefer printed to ebooks'

Young adult readers 'prefer printed to ebooks' | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Survey finds that 62% of 16 to 24-year-olds prefer traditional books over their digital equivalents
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מעוז צור - הסבר וניתוח

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The 5 Questions Teachers should Ask Students

The 5 Questions Teachers should Ask Students | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
A couple of months ago I posted here a good visual outlining the different steps of the inquiry process and today I come across this wonderful graphic in a tweet from Mark Kolkman about the the 5...
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Teachers Rubric for Selecting Mobile Apps

Teachers Rubric for Selecting Mobile Apps | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Below is a wonderful rubric to help you select mobile apps to use with your students. I am adding this resource to the section I have created here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning under...
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The State of Tablets in 2013

The State of Tablets in 2013 | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Tablets represent one of the greatest opportunities to expand and enhance computing. However, it is a very mis-understood product.
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U.S. Achievement Stalls as Other Nations Make Gains

U.S. Achievement Stalls as Other Nations Make Gains | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
A fresh round of global test data shows students in an increased number of countries outperform U.S. 15-year-olds in math, reading, and science compared with 2009 results.
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We’re Giving Away Free Copies Of Parallels Access And Parallels Desktop For Mac

We’re Giving Away Free Copies Of Parallels Access And Parallels Desktop For Mac | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Back in August, we introduced our readers to Parallels Access, which is described as an applifying experience for anyone who needs to access computer applications on the tablet. This week, were giving away a one-year subscription to Parallels Access.
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Google Updates Field Trip App With Interface Tweaks And New Publisher Content

Google Updates Field Trip App With Interface Tweaks And New Publisher Content | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Google has just issued a major update to its aptly named always-on tour guide app, Field Trip.
The latest update to Field Trip brings about some interface tweaks that, fortunately, result in an even more streamlined design for the app.
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Convert Your Emails into Downloadable PDFs in One Simple Click ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Convert Your Emails into Downloadable PDFs in One Simple Click ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it

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Learning 2.0: Learning Today and Tomorrow

Workshop - the audio is roughly two hours - on the design and structure of a connectivist course. The real changes in eLearning will not come from the area of t

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Word Data Finder A Good Tool for Teachers and Students

Word Data Finder A Good Tool for Teachers and Students | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
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World Data Finder – is a one-click assistant for a fast data discovery and data analysis. World Data Finder could be a very useful tool for students for fact-checking articles and...
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Google Earth Tour Builder lets you tell stories through maps

Google Earth Tour Builder lets you tell stories through maps | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Google has used Earth and Maps to tell tales of unfolding tragedies and soldiers fighting for our country. Now its opening up those tools to the public,

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State of the Art: Pages Scores Technical Knockout Over Word

State of the Art: Pages Scores Technical Knockout Over Word | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
To point out the vast improvement in the new version of Pages, we offer a three-round comparison bout between it and Word.
    
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Google Street View Now Shows the Inside of 16 Airports and 50 Train Stations

Google Street View Now Shows the Inside of 16 Airports and 50 Train Stations | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
See full gallery on TechnoBuffalo Just in time for your flight back home for the holidays, Google Maps has rolled out a new feature for Street View, offering users the chance to take a virtual tour of select airports and train stations.
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