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New Orleans schools abate erasures on standardized tests, but plagiarism persists - The lens

New Orleans schools abate erasures on standardized tests, but plagiarism persists - The lens | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
New Orleans schools abate erasures on standardized tests, but plagiarism persists The lens In 2012 and 2013 — the last two complete testing years — the percentage of tests voided for plagiarism was three times higher in New Orleans than elsewhere...
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Program looks to bridge city's digital divide - Gainesville Sun

Program looks to bridge city's digital divide - Gainesville Sun | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Program looks to bridge city's digital divide Gainesville Sun Evelyn Foxx, a member of the Gainesville Housing Authority board of commissioners and president of the Alachua County branch NAACP, said for her, the digital divide is all about children...
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CGIAR Call for proposal for desk study: Climate change governance and institutions research | NGOBOX

CGIAR Call for proposal for desk study: Climate change governance and institutions research | NGOBOX | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
CGIAR Call for proposal for desk study: Climate change governance and institutions research (CGIAR Call for proposal for desk study: Climate change governance and institutions research - See more at: http://t.co/w8qiyFgq2c)...
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Letter: Critical thinking at a critical point - Rockford Register Star

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Letter: Critical thinking at a critical point Rockford Register Star In Michael Gerson's column this past Tuesday, May 20, he lambasted school teachers that — in the name of developing critical thinking — have their students contemplate claims that...
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Active learning increases student performance in science, engineering, and mathematics

US study shows that active learning has positive effect on student performance in STEM subjects http://t.co/sqBkSQOPFf #preachingtochoir
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ICDSP 2014 : 2014 International Conference on Digital Signal ...

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International Journal of Signal Processing Systems (IJSPS,ISSN: 2315-4535) Abstracting/Indexing: Ulrich's Periodicals Directory, Google Scholar, EBSCO, Engineering & Technology Digital Library and Electronic Journals Digital Library...
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10 key strategies for business development | Page 1 - Real Business

10 key strategies for business development | Page 1 - Real Business | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Business news and management advice for entrepreneurs, growing businesses and SMEs.
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Are lectures a good way to learn? - The Conversation

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Are lectures a good way to learn?
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They read every available research study comparing traditional lectures with active learning in science, engineering and mathematics.
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Are lectures a good way to learn?

Are lectures a good way to learn? | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Imagine a future where university enrolment paperwork is accompanied by the statement: Warning: lectures may stunt your academic performance and increase risk of failure.
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Midnight and university library is crowded

Midnight and university library is crowded | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
It's midnight and there are hundreds of students crowded into the University of Reading's library.
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European Research Institutions, Libraries and Archives need Balanced Copyright Laws - Special Libraries Association

European Research Institutions, Libraries and Archives need Balanced Copyright Laws - Special Libraries Association | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
More than 60 library, archive and research institutions, including SLA, from countries across the European Union and internationally, representing over 650,000 information professionals, have joined together in a letter asking … (RT @SLAhq: European...
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Study to explore whether mobile phones affect children's cognitive development - Imperial College London

Study to explore whether mobile phones affect children's cognitive development - Imperial College London | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
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Study to explore whether mobile phones affect children's cognitive development
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Most research to date on mobile phones has focused on adults and risk of brain cancers.
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Cellphones Can Change Global Health for the Better - U.S. News & World Report

Cellphones Can Change Global Health for the Better - U.S. News & World Report | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Cellphones Can Change Global Health for the Better
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... that three-quarters of the global population has access to mobile communications.
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End of age-based digital divide: 'silver surfer' myths debunked - Telegraph.co.uk

End of age-based digital divide: 'silver surfer' myths debunked - Telegraph.co.uk | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk End of age-based digital divide: 'silver surfer' myths debunked Telegraph.co.uk Not only are the 50+ generations digitally adept, but they don't see age as an online barrier, according to the study by digital marketing specialist...
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Training modules for climate change adaptation in agriculture sector of Cambodia, Bangladesh, Lao PDR, Nepal and Mongolia

Training modules for climate change adaptation in agriculture sector of Cambodia, Bangladesh, Lao PDR, Nepal and Mongolia | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
This publication provides all the finalized training modules for agriculture officers in the countries of Bangladesh, Cambodia, Lao PDR, Mongolia and Nepal which are resultant of various stakeholders coming together under APAN led initiative and...
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New Research Shows 90 Percent of Financial Institutions Report Mobile Deposit Benefits Outweigh Risks and Costs - BayPay Members Blogs

New Research Shows 90 Percent of Financial Institutions Report Mobile Deposit Benefits Outweigh Risks and Costs - BayPay Members Blogs | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
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Alternative modes of research funding: exceptions or growing trend? | Euroscientist Webzine

Alternative modes of research funding: exceptions or growing trend? | Euroscientist Webzine | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Alternative modes of #research #funding: exceptions or growing trend? - See more @Euroscientist http://t.co/vdWcEDZivg
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Social Media for Active Learning MOOC - Curation Webinar Slides

Social Media for Active Learning MOOC - Curation Webinar Slides | Research Capacity-Building in Africa | Scoop.it
Slides from the Curation Webinar, Social Media for Active Learning MOOC. #smooc2014 Education presentation. (Social Media for Active Learning MOOC - Curation Webinar Slides presentation about Education.
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