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Day School Leaders at Harvard Ponder: How Will You Improve Your School This Year? » AVI CHAI

Day School Leaders at Harvard Ponder: How Will You Improve Your School This Year? » AVI CHAI | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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The Head of School Conundrum: A 21st Century Leadership Challenge

The Head of School Conundrum: A 21st Century Leadership Challenge | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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Bet She'arim - Israel's 9th World Heritage Site 6 Jul 2015

Bet She'arim - Israel's 9th World Heritage Site 6 Jul 2015 | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

On Sunday (July 4, 2015), UNESCO's World Heritage Conference declared the necropolis of Bet She'arim located in the lower Galilee and dating from the 2nd century BCE a World Heritage Site.

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AnswerGarden »

AnswerGarden » | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

AnswerGarden is a new minimalistic feedback tool. Use it as a tool for online brainstorming or embed it on your website or blog as a poll or guestbook.

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5 reasons behind Israel’s startup success

5 reasons behind Israel’s startup success | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
With a population of 8 million people, Israel has over 6,000 startup companies and attracts more venture capital per person than any other country in the world. The Israeli startup scene extends from the tech hub of Tel Aviv to Jerusalem and all the way to the southern desert city of Beersheba.
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6 easiest video editing tools

6 easiest video editing tools | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
The surge of videos on social media and content marketing channels has come quickly. In the past year alone, Facebook has averaged more than 1 billion video views each day.
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Ten Steps Toward Universal Design of Online Courses: Home Page

Ten Steps Toward Universal Design of Online Courses: Home Page | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Implementing the principles of universal design in online learning means anticipating the diversity of students that may enroll in your course and planning accordingly. These ten key elements will greatly enhance the accessibility and usability of your course for students with and without disabilities.


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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, July 2, 2015 4:38 PM

Great advice:


Step 1: Develop content first, then design.
Step 2: Provide simple, consistent navigation.
Step 3: Include an accommodation statement.
Step 4: Choose CMS tools carefully.
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asli telli's curator insight, August 1, 2015 1:34 AM

Great advice:

 

Step 1: Develop content first, then design.
Step 2: Provide simple, consistent navigation.
Step 3: Include an accommodation statement.
Step 4: Choose CMS tools carefully.
& 6 more!

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New Tisha B'Av Infographic

New Tisha B'Av Infographic | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
In the past, we have written all about infographics (see here and here for example) and have even amassed a large collection of Jewish infographics (here and here)! Nowadays, it seems that everywhe...
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Jews Are Fleeing Russia Because Of Putin

Jews Are Fleeing Russia Because Of Putin | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Just a year ago, Russian journalist Vladimir Yakovlev was one of Moscow's most influential media figures.Today, he lives a quiet life in Tel Aviv and has swapped his Russian passport for a...
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Haaretz exclusive: Google teams up with Waze to launch worldwide carpooling pilot in central Israel

Haaretz exclusive: Google teams up with Waze to launch worldwide carpooling pilot in central Israel | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

The Google service, RideWith, developed by Waze, matches up passengers and drivers who want to get to work.

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Number of Syrian Refugees Climbs to More Than 4 Million

Number of Syrian Refugees Climbs to More Than 4 Million | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
As Syria’s war drags on, families are being forced by deepening poverty and hardship to resort to more desperate survival strategies, including marrying off their young children or forcing them to work, the United Nations said.
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Are you 'Camp-Passionate?' Jewish summer camps change lives - Martini Judaism

Are you 'Camp-Passionate?' Jewish summer camps change lives - Martini Judaism | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

At the entire meaning of these camps is to create and to model Judaism -- in worship and in social values. Generations of Americans show their impact.

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5 Creative Ways Schools Can Use Google Forms (That Aren’t Surveys) - The Gooru Best Resources for Google Apps

5 Creative Ways Schools Can Use Google Forms (That Aren’t Surveys) - The Gooru Best Resources for Google Apps | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Google Forms is an often overlooked product in the Google Apps Suite. I can see why, who likes to spend their time filling out surveys? But as is the case with most Google Apps products, Google Forms is capable of more ..more ›
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In first, imperial Roman legionary camp uncovered near Megiddo

In first, imperial Roman legionary camp uncovered near Megiddo | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Archaeologists unearth remains of 2,000-year-old Galilee garrison of Sixth Legion Ferrata, where 5,000 men kept order at time of Bar Kochba Revolt — the only permanent Roman military camp ever discovered in region

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Zotero | Grab your research with a single click

Zotero | Grab your research with a single click | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Zotero collects all your research in a single, searchable interface. You can add PDFs, images, audio and video files, snapshots of web pages, and really anything else. Zotero automatically indexes the full-text content of your library, enabling you to find exactly what you're looking for with just a few keystrokes.


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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, July 6, 2015 12:29 PM

I've used Diigo for years. Changes in the Diigo interface just aren't working for me so I'm ready to try some alternatives.  


This tool was recommended to me by one of my graduate students. I'm going to give it a go.  If any of you have tried this, let me know? 

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Everytime I learn more, I keep reporting that Zotero is absolutely my favorite tool that I DON'T USE.  If I didn't LOVE DevonThinkPRO... so very much...  I'd...

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What’s New in Good Old Gmail? 5 Features You Should Check Out

What’s New in Good Old Gmail? 5 Features You Should Check Out | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Ah, Gmail. It has become an integral part of our connected lives, ingrained in our daily flow of getting things done. The downside of that is that, like me, you might have missed out on a few new features Gmail has gradually added in the past year. So let's look at what deserves our attention.…
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For first time, Aristotle and Plato head to elementary school

For first time, Aristotle and Plato head to elementary school | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Education Ministry introduces new philosophy curriculum for third- to sixth-graders • Program seeks to cultivate critical thinking, logic skills • "Students are naturally inquisitive; it is our duty to teach them to be creative," says ministry inspector.

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Triventy | יצירת טריוויה / סקר לטלפון הנייד

Triventy - כלי ישראלי המאפשר יצירת חידון או סקר והפעלתו בכיתה בה יש לכל תלמיד (או מספר תלמידים) מכשיר המחובר לאינטרנט - טלפון נייד / טאבלט / מחשב. מאפיינים מיוחדים: השאלות מופיעות גם על צג השחקנים ...

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16 Little-Known Teacher Tools

16 Little-Known Teacher Tools | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

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Robert Proctor's curator insight, July 3, 2015 11:00 AM

Do you use any of theses resources?  Check them out.