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In Indiana, Tech Training for Teachers 'Flipped,' With a Twist - Education Week News (blog)

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In Indiana, Tech Training for Teachers 'Flipped,' With a Twist Education Week News (blog) "They were so used to using a Windows computer that figuring out how to use a touch screen and how to do different gestures on your iPad was a very big change...

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The iPad Toolkit for Learning?

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THE STARTING POINT? It is interesting to reflect how this simplification of iPad key tools has changed in a relatively short space of time. iWork suite aside, you could purchase the above apps for less than the cost of a textbook and have a model...

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TED winner Mitra warns teachers to be ready for change

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Newcastle, the United Kingdom. This is where Sugata Mitra, this year’s TED award winner lives and teaches. Thanks to him, millions of children in the poorest areas of the world are now…

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Alexandra Guité's curator insight, August 17, 2013 1:02 PM

"Professor Mitra is a Physicist and teaches Educational Technology at Newcastle University. Some years ago he had a revolutionary idea: “The Hole in the wall”. He installed computers in the streets of the slums of India and observed that children organize by themselves and learn naturally. So have we all a teacher’s soul inside us?''

Daniel Moix's curator insight, August 18, 2013 9:39 AM

The Granny Cloud.  What an inspiring notion!

Ricard Garcia's curator insight, August 29, 2013 2:21 AM

Like it or not, things are moving in one direction, and that is where Mitra is pointing at!