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Better Teacher Professional Development: Pairing Teachers

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Better Teacher Professional Development: Pairing Teachers by Dawn Casey-Rowe, Social Studies Teacher & Learnist Evangelist See part 1 in this series: PD Sucks. Is Edcamp the Solution?
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The Changing Landscape For Libraries & Librarians In The Digital Age

The Changing Landscape For Libraries & Librarians In The Digital Age | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
The Changing Landscape For Libraries & Librarians In The Digital Age by Frankie Rendon, healthinformatics.uic.edu The advent of the Internet has placed the need for libraries, and librarians under scrutiny.
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5 Fun Physics Games for Students

5 Fun Physics Games for Students | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
One of my former colleagues always seemed to have his physics students in the hallway, in the stairwells, or outside for various physics demonstrations. His students always seemed to be having fun.
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Why To Collaborate and Curate Content With Your Students

Why To Collaborate and Curate Content With Your Students | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
What do we do with all this great education content after we find it? Be an education content curator!

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What is Open Pedagogy?

What is Open Pedagogy? | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Hundreds of thousands of words have been written about open educational resources, but precious little has been written about how OER - or openness more generally - changes the practice of educatio...

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10 Ways Any Teacher Can (and Should) Use Technology

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New technologies have broadened and expanded the role that speaking and listening play in acquiring and sharing knowledge and have tightened their link to other forms of communication.
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Google and Microsoft announce block on child pornography

Google and Microsoft announce block on child pornography | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Search engine giants Google and Microsoft have agreed to impose a worldwide block on search results containing images of child abuse.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2013/11/18/google-and-microsoft-announce-block-child-pornography/...
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Apple gives iWork for iCloud Beta new collaboration tools

Apple gives iWork for iCloud Beta new collaboration tools | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Apple has just published a support page to detail a new update for iWork for iCloud beta, the company's in-development productivity suite that gives you access to Pages, Numbers and Keynote via the Safari, Chrome or Internet Explorer browser.
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What Device Do You Use Most?

What Device Do You Use Most? | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Smartphones, tablets, laptops, and desktop computers may overlap somewhat in functionality but all have their distinct advantages. What do you use the most? Annotate the image above or just drop us a comment below.
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Google's Megan Smith Says It's Time To Uncover The “Lost History” Of Female Tech Pioneers

Google's Megan Smith Says It's Time To Uncover The “Lost History” Of Female Tech Pioneers | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Google vice president Megan Smith gave a wide-ranging talk this morning at the Women 2.0 conference in Las Vegas, where she started out by talking about “moonshot” ideas, connected those ideas to the work she's doing at Google's “skunkworks” lab...
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Remembering legendary Enigma code breaker Mavis Batey

Remembering legendary Enigma code breaker Mavis Batey | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
If you don't know of Mavis Batey, you should. Her work cracking the Enigma machine's coded messages was crucial to the success of D-Day landings during WWII. [Read more]
    
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20 Programming Websites for K-8

20 Programming Websites for K-8 | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
December 9-15, Computer Science Education will host the Hour Of Code–a one hour introduction to students on coding, programming, and why they should love it.
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Jonathan Sacks on European Anti-Semitism, Israel's Chief Rabbinate, and More

Jonathan Sacks on European Anti-Semitism, Israel's Chief Rabbinate, and More | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
One of the hardest things about writing up my recent conversation with Jonathan Sacks, Chief Rabbi Emeritus of the United Kingdom, was choosing what to include and what to leave out.

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Learning Technology Hardware: ePens

Learning Technology Hardware: ePens | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Hardware: ePens mobile board and mobile notes pro digital pen Price: Board- 70 Euro or $100 US; Digital pen- 100 Euro or $135 US Settings: Teaching, Training, Meetings Minimum System Requirements: Microsoft Windows 2000, XP, Vista,...
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6 Questions On Measuring Creativity & Other Abstractions

6 Questions On Measuring Creativity & Other Abstractions | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
6 Questions On Measuring Creativity & Other Abstractions by Grant Wiggins, Ed.D, Authentic Education Oh, you can’t measure that… http://grantwiggins.wordpress.com/2011/08/01/oh-you-cant-measure-that/   I hear this in almost every conversation about...
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Wild Music - Learn About the Sounds of Nature

Wild Music - Learn About the Sounds of Nature | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Wild Music is a fun and educational website on which students can learn about sounds commonly heard in nature. On Wild Music students can listen to the sounds of nature and explore what creates those sounds.
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197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About - InformED

197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About - InformED | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
RT @marshallgjones: 197 Educational YouTube channels you should know about http://t.co/ypLKlosS4T #edtech #aect #OER #irockrh

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I need to check out these Channels. I'm gathering useful channels on our school Youtube Page.

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Educational YouTube Channels

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What iCloud Does and How to Access it From Windows

What iCloud Does and How to Access it From Windows | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
iCloud is Apple’s cloud storage service, offering integrated online backup and syncing for Apple devices. iCloud is built-in on iPhones, iPads, and Macs, but can also be accessed on Windows.
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The demand for Apple devices in the workplace – how can IT respond to BYOD?

The demand for Apple devices in the workplace – how can IT respond to BYOD? | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
IT teams are having to quickly adapt to a new reality of rapid, unplanned adoption of completely new platforms while maintaining compliance with security policies. But how can managers keep up?
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You Don’t Need Microsoft Office On Your iPad When You Can HopTo

You Don’t Need Microsoft Office On Your iPad When You Can HopTo | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Theres a new app that helps you search, create, edit, and share your files and documents quickly and easily.HopToallows you to be productive with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint on the iPad.
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How I Learned to Stop Nagging My Kids and Start Motivating Them

How I Learned to Stop Nagging My Kids and Start Motivating Them | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
I bet you've come across the term "positive reinforcement" before–but honestly, do you know what it really means? Some time back, I decided to jump onto the positive reinforcement bandwagon.
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New FCC chairman tells wireless carriers to unlock cell phones

New FCC chairman tells wireless carriers to unlock cell phones | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
In one of his first days on the job, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler has asked the CTIA Wireless Association to move quickly toward unlocking phones for consumers.
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Judge rules Google Books as 'fair use'

Judge rules Google Books as 'fair use' | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
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Google's goal to make millions of books searchable online won a major battle Thursday when a federal judge ruled that the web giant's efforts fell within the bounds of U.S. copyright law.
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Google Triumphs in Lawsuit Against Authors Guild Over Book Scanning

Google Triumphs in Lawsuit Against Authors Guild Over Book Scanning | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
After a long and very drawn out trial, a judge on Thursday threw out a lawsuit levied against Google by the Authors Guild. According to U.S.
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Reimagining the Faculty Role

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Ivy-covered fantasies When we—the authors—were in our doctoral programs in the pre-internet days, we embraced our futures as traditional faculty members. We looked forward to teaching the disciplin...

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Tim Boileau's curator insight, November 15, 2013 11:49 AM

Interesting look at the evolving role of faculty.