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Free Technology for Teachers: Frequently Overlooked Google Search Tools and Strategies

Free Technology for Teachers: Frequently Overlooked Google Search Tools and Strategies | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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Hartford Library Offers New Path to High School Diploma

Hartford Library Offers New Path to High School Diploma | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Online college classes are all the rage. Yet many adults are trying to finish their high school education — years after their classmates graduated.
The Hartford (CT) Public Library (HPL) has decided to take a step towards changing the city’s grim high-school graduation statistics.

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MIT honors 3 Israelis among its top 35 under 35 scientists

MIT honors 3 Israelis among its top 35 under 35 scientists | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

A close look at brain cells, new tools for neurological disorders, and a way to treat a mutation that leads to cancer win plaudits for these young researchers

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Israel to File Protest Against Palestinian Red Crescent - Breaking News

Israel to File Protest Against Palestinian Red Crescent - Breaking News | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Israel’s Prime Minister has directed the country’s Foreign Ministry to file a protest with the International Committee of the Red Cross after accusing a Palestinian Red Crescent Society ambulance of not stopping to help Jewish victims of a terror attack.

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1,500-year-old wine presses found in southern city Netivot

1,500-year-old wine presses found in southern city Netivot | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Presses were used to mass-produce wine, which was bottled in clay vessels known as 'Gaza jugs' • Archeologists date site based on cross etched into seashells used to adorn the fermenting vats • Youth from Netivot, Ashkelon volunteered on the dig.

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If it looks like a duck, quacks like a duck, is it a clue to the rise of Jewish Galilee?

If it looks like a duck, quacks like a duck, is it a clue to the rise of Jewish Galilee? | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

An elegant 2,200-year-old Hellenistic bronze incense shovel found this summer could help determine how and when Judeans settled the hills near the Kinneret

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Israeli father and son shot dead in West Bank terror attack

Israeli father and son shot dead in West Bank terror attack | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Mother and second son injured in shooting south of Hebron, 3 daughters treated for shock; IDF troops hunting for two Palestinian gunmen

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GUEST POST: 9 Online Digital Judaic Studies Resources You Must Know About

GUEST POST: 9 Online Digital Judaic Studies Resources You Must Know About | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
We live in an age of information overload. This is true regarding all branches of study, including Judaic and Torah Studies. As such, I believe that it is crucial to “separate the wheat from the ch...
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Defying Stereotypes, Jewish Life in the South Is Flourishing - News

Defying Stereotypes, Jewish Life in the South Is Flourishing - News | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
The South has a reputation as a backwater for Jewish life. But a new study finds growing Jewish populations in Dixie — and they’re not all in Florida.
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How to Keep up with all the Constant Changes in Technology

How to Keep up with all the Constant Changes in Technology | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Classroom teachers and technology innovation has been a hot topic for many, many years. It doesn’t have to be stressful trying to learn something new. Approaching new technology with a plan in place will help you to become a master at technology in the classroom and will reduce the stress that naturally comes with trying to learn new technology.


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Christine Rounsevell's curator insight, November 11, 2015 6:10 PM

Some useful tips.

Scott Langston's curator insight, November 11, 2015 9:19 PM

Some really good advice and ideas here

Ricard Garcia's curator insight, November 12, 2015 2:39 AM

Nice intro for rookies ;-)

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Going Blended for the Global Day of Jewish Learning | DigitalJLearning Network

Going Blended for the Global Day of Jewish Learning | DigitalJLearning Network | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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20 Free Stock Photo Sites for Your Social Media Images

20 Free Stock Photo Sites for Your Social Media Images | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Trying to find great free social media images can be incredibly time-consuming. We've put together a list of the best 20 free stock photo sites to help you.

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How a trip to Israel helped Ed Miliband rediscover his Judaism

How a trip to Israel helped Ed Miliband rediscover his Judaism | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

One Minute to Ten: What had begun as an exercise in personal rebranding was becoming – in part – a personal journey

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Israel Approves Immigration for 9,000 Falash Mura Ethiopians - Breaking News

Israel Approves Immigration for 9,000 Falash Mura Ethiopians - Breaking News | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Israel on Sunday approved the entry of some 9,000 Ethiopians known as Falash Mura who claim Jewish lineage, ending decades of debate on whether to allow their immigration despite uncertainty over their right to settle in the Jewish state.

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Education: A pinnacle of accomplishment

Education: A pinnacle of accomplishment | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Robert Asher, founder of the prestigious Israel Arts and Science Academy for gifted young students, discusses the past present and future of academic excellence in Israel.
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Treasured collection of rare Hebrew texts to be auctioned off

Treasured collection of rare Hebrew texts to be auctioned off | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
Unparalleled private collection of Hebrew texts includes first printing of Talmud in Venice in the 1520s, only surviving Hebrew manuscript in England written before 1290 • Collection spans Europe, Africa and Asia, documenting a millennium of Jewish life.
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Nine Things Educators Need to Know About the Brain

Our brains require stimulation and connection to survive and thrive. A brain without connection to other brains and without sufficient challenge will shrink and eventually die—moreover, the modern human brain’s primary environment is our matrix of social relationships.

 


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Make the connection - tune  the kids into how their brain works

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Physical activity exerts a stimulating influence on the entire brain that keeps it functioning at an optimal level. Exercise has been shown to stimulate the birth of new neurons in the hippocampus and to pump more oxygen through the brain, stimulating capillary growth and frontal-lobe plasticity.

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Five Emerging Jewish Educators Receive 2015 Pomegranate Prize for Exceptionalism and Promise

Five Emerging Jewish Educators Receive 2015 Pomegranate Prize for Exceptionalism and Promise | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it
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Mini charger set to solve cellphone ‘juice’ failure

Mini charger set to solve cellphone ‘juice’ failure | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

Running out of cell battery power will soon be a thing of the past with a disposable charger by Israel’s mobeego

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8 New Educational Web Tools and Apps for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

8 New Educational Web Tools and Apps for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Jewish Education Around the World | Scoop.it

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