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The full collection of BioOne journals are available together on the same platform. Many of the journals included in BioOne.2 have not been previously available online. A list of journal titles in BioOne.2 is available here.
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Indigenous and exogenous knowledge: Application of knowledge management approaches and information and communication technologies for agricultural development in Tanzania

Indigenous and exogenous knowledge: Application of knowledge management approaches and information and communication technologies for  agricultural development in Tanzania | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Indigenous and exogenous knowledge: Application of knowledge management approaches and information and communication technologies for agricultural development in Tanzania Offer Price $89.10 ISBN:3639258053 Authors Edda Tandi Lwoga List Price :...
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Why the modern world is bad for your brain

Why the modern world is bad for your brain | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Multitasking is an essential skill in the era of email, text messages, Facebook and Twitter. But, argues neuroscientist Daniel J Levitin, it’s actually making us less efficient
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Innovation Starts in the Classroom

Innovation Starts in the Classroom | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
A Teacher-Driven Approach to 21st-Century Learning in Meridian

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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, December 23, 2014 9:22 PM

I agree that teachers have much to offer and innovation begins with their work and voices. Is it driven? Or is it an invitational and vulnerable approach?

 

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Елена Гончарова's curator insight, December 26, 2014 6:54 AM

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Medical Kidnapping in the U.S. – Kidnapping Children for Drug Trials

Medical Kidnapping in the U.S. – Kidnapping Children for Drug Trials | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
The U.S. federal government has mandated drug research with children. The need for children to participate in drug company research is high, and the temptation to overstep parental rights to force children to participate is great.

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In the age of disruptive innovation, adaptability is what matters most

In the age of disruptive innovation, adaptability is what matters most | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Disruptive innovation, driven by new technology, has always been integral to human progress.
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17 of the Best Content Curation Tools to Use in 2015

17 of the Best Content Curation Tools to Use in 2015 | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Creating content for multiple platforms each and every day can be taxing for even the most skilled copywriter. It means coming up with fresh, interesting content constantly to provide great resources
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'Dambudzo Marechera Gave Me Intimations of Hell,' Girlfriend Speaks

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Great writer-Dambudzo Marechera

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Does teaching have more to gain than fear from Big Data?

Does teaching have more to gain than fear from Big Data? | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
‘Big Data’ is a term you hear thrown around a lot these…
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Does peer review do more harm than good? - Macleans.ca

Does peer review do more harm than good?  - Macleans.ca | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Peer review may be a central tenet of academic life, but Luc Rinaldi explains why it’s being compromised by profit-driven predators
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Why Schools Need to Bring Back Shop Class

Why Schools Need to Bring Back Shop Class | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
As with many schools in the United States, the shop program at Analy High School in Sebastopol, California, had become largely irrelevant. The main shop room had become little more than a glorified storage room. The school’s priorities were firmly focused on college readiness and success at standardized tests, and vocational programs had taken a backseat. Sebastopol is also the home of Make magazine, one of the leading voices of the maker movement, a community of inventors and do-it-yourselfers that has blossomed on YouTube and shows up in the tens and sometimes hundreds of thousands at Maker Faires all over the world. Make proposed that a group of students from Analy come to their offices to explore the possibilities involved in creating things with 3-D printers, computer-aided design, and more. The program was so popular that soon Make could no longer accommodate it in their offices, so they agreed to donate equipment to Analy if the school would ramp up their vocational program.

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David W. Deeds's curator insight, May 18, 9:57 AM

Biggest load of BS: "We're a college prep school, so kids can't actually DO anything." :)

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12 Hard Truths About Leadership That Will Make You Smarter

12 Hard Truths About Leadership That Will Make You Smarter | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Take these lessons to heart and you will succeed significantly.


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http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=LeaderShip



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Gust MEES's curator insight, May 12, 6:47 PM
Take these lessons to heart and you will succeed significantly.


Learn more:


http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=LeaderShip


Lay Leng Low's curator insight, May 12, 10:51 PM

How to intentionally practise and implement these 12 truths is the challenge.  In particular, how to do the things that make us proud and not worry about what other people think. 

Dr. Deborah Brennan's curator insight, May 15, 2:48 PM

Great tips for not only leaders, but people in general.  Do what you love, listen to others, reflect, and forgive yourself when you make mistakes.

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Five Big Changes to the Future of Teacher Education

Five Big Changes to the Future of Teacher Education | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it

Getty In the book Teaching 2030 by Barnett Berry and 12 classroom experts, the authors pinpoint specific skills educators will need to teach in the schools of tomorrow.


They say teachers must be prepared to find and adapt new technologies to engage the digital generation, as well as work across traditional subject areas using project learning.


They must be able to use data and evidence to inform their practice and know how to work in both virtual learning environments and brick-and-mortar schools. And they’ll need to collaborate with community-based organizations and work in schools that provide all kinds of other services for students and their families.


Along those lines, Berry has outlined five changes he believes need to be made to the future of teacher education.



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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, May 13, 2014 4:36 PM

The first point is interesting. Only 70% of the 170, 000 American education school graduates enter classrooms. I suspect the Canadian percentage might be similar.

Ludmila Smirnova's curator insight, May 14, 2014 3:37 PM

It is so true, Gust! Teaching is not transmitting the knowledge, it is igniting the light for learning through collaboration, curation and teacher's passion for learning!

Dorothy Retha Cook's curator insight, May 18, 4:50 PM

GREAT WORK! WE ALL CAN LEARN FROM AT ALL LEVELS!

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7 Communication Skills Every Entrepreneur Must Master

7 Communication Skills Every Entrepreneur Must Master | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it

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Renee Wills's curator insight, December 3, 2014 10:39 AM

Necessary skills for success in business no matter what your role is 

Richard Lock's curator insight, December 4, 2014 3:46 AM

Starting with listening a great, and generally the list is good. What is missing for me is asking better questions. Its a core communication skill that helps to build stronger relationships. Learn how here 

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