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Five Global Classroom Projects You Can Start NOW | Teaching Techie Teens

Five Global Classroom Projects You Can Start NOW | Teaching Techie Teens | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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Free Technology for Teachers: Three Google Drive Updates to Note This Week

Free Technology for Teachers: Three Google Drive Updates to Note This Week | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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Why the Myth of Vanishing American Jewry Is Hard to Dispel

Why the Myth of Vanishing American Jewry Is Hard to Dispel | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Fifty years ago, Look magazine—the second most widely circulated magazine in America at the time—featured a cover story, “The Vanishing American Jew.” The headline screamed “[n]ew studies reveal loss of Jewish identity, soaring rate of intermarriage,” and readers were told “Judaism may...
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One Educator’s Response….. on the Findings of the Pew Report and the Jewish Future

One Educator’s Response….. on the Findings of the Pew Report and the Jewish Future | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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Use This Cheat Sheet to Navigate Google’s New Drive

Use This Cheat Sheet to Navigate Google’s New Drive | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Hundreds of schools have taken the plunge into Google's Software as a Service solution: Google Apps for Education. So when the search engine giant makes sweeping design changes to one of its many software components, teachers often need a primer for the basics.

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on information privilege.

on information privilege. | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
The concept of information privilege situates information literacy in a sociocultural context of justice and access. Information as the media and messages that underlie individual and collective aw...
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Information privelege as a framing concept for information literacy.

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Applications Are Now Open: YU Certificate Program in Experiential Jewish Education

Applications Are Now Open: YU Certificate Program in Experiential Jewish Education | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

or Cohort V, Yeshiva University will continue to select reflective, creative and motivated in-service educators who are looking to join a tight-knit network of other talented educators, further their careers, and broaden their impact on the field of Experiential Jewish Education.

The program includes three week-long seminars in June and November 2015, and March 2016.

Preference will be given to nominated applicants. Institutions are encouraged to contact the CJF to learn about incentivized partnership opportunities.

The deadline to apply is January 26, 2015.

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Israel marks first-ever national day remembering Jewish exodus from Muslim lands - Jewish World

Israel marks first-ever national day remembering Jewish exodus from Muslim lands - Jewish World | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

850,000 Jews were expelled, fled or left their homes in Arab lands around the time of Israel’s founding. For many, Sunday is a belated recognition of their collective trauma, to be reconciled in any future peace agreement with the Palestinians

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Sorry, Microsoft! A Bunch Of Teenagers Just Talked About Doing School Work And None Of Them Use Word

Sorry, Microsoft! A Bunch Of Teenagers Just Talked About Doing School Work And None Of Them Use Word | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Teens want to do collaborative work while on the go.
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The Best Resources For Learning How To Use Google Docs/Google Drive

The Best Resources For Learning How To Use Google Docs/Google Drive | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
My knowledge of Google Docs has been more limited than it should be, and I've been getting up to speed. I thought readers might find the resources I've been using helpful, too (let me know if you h...
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Suzanne Regimbal's curator insight, December 4, 2014 5:35 PM

This was recommended in response to the survey monkey.

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The Best Add-Ons for Google Drive

The Best Add-Ons for Google Drive | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Earlier this year, Google introduced add-ons for Google Docs and Sheets.
These add-ons allow you to add all kinds of functionality to your
documents, including signing faxes, creating bibliographies, and more.
While it's still in its infancy, here are a few of the best add-ons
available at launch.

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The Continuing Mysteries of the Aleppo Codex

The Continuing Mysteries of the Aleppo Codex | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
I am not sure I expected the story of the long-forgotten Aleppo Codex, the perfect copy of the Hebrew Bible, to occupy me for very long after the publication of my book on the subject in 2012. I thought I would soon be on to other things, which is the way journalism tends to work. But, as sometimes ...
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The CoLab: Learning Space as a Partner

The CoLab: Learning Space as a Partner | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
By Mrs. Ilana Zadok I am blessed this year to teach in a CoLab (Collaboration Laboratory) also known as a flexible learning environment inspired by the work of Don North at the Hillbrook School in ...
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זהירות: 900 אלף ישראלים עומדים לגלות שאין צורך במקצוע שלהם - כללי

זהירות: 900 אלף ישראלים עומדים לגלות שאין צורך במקצוע שלהם - כללי | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
השבוע הציגה המועצה הלאומית לכלכלה ניתוח של השינויים הצפויים בשוק העבודה ■ המסקנה: המהפכות הטכנולוגיות של השנים הקרובות ישנו לחלוטין את מפת התעסוקה בישראל, והמדינה לחלוטין לא ערוכה לכך
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Israel’s unstable, fractious politics: It’s the voters’ fault

Israel’s unstable, fractious politics: It’s the voters’ fault | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

The coalition wasn't felled by ego or inexperience alone, and the political volatility that characterized the past 18 months isn't going away

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The Best Web 2.0 Applications For Education In 2014

The Best Web 2.0 Applications For Education In 2014 | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
As regular readers know, I've recently begun posting my end-of-the-year  “The Best….” lists. There are nearly 1,400 regularly updated lists now.  You can see them all here. As usual, in order to ma...
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This Will Revolutionize Education - YouTube

Many technologies have promised to revolutionize education, but so far none has. With that in mind, what could revolutionize education? These ideas have been...


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María Luisa Meza's curator insight, December 9, 2014 11:08 PM

Video para los desafíos de la educación en el curso de docencia en línea.

Tina Jameson's curator insight, December 14, 2014 6:48 PM

When so many new technologies promise to transform education - what role is left to the teacher?  Why is the teacher still important?  This powerful clip effectively presents compelling arguments for the importance of teaching students in a 'social' classroom setting - with reference to 'how' students learn; making the best of all types of tools to aid what goes on 'in the student's head'.

Anabela Luís's curator insight, December 15, 2014 3:54 PM

Dá que pensar.... 

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5 Ways to Use Google Reverse Image Search ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 Ways to Use Google Reverse Image Search ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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