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Daily Kos: Update: MICHIGAN: HOLY F*CKING SH*T. Spread the word on this NOW.

Daily Kos: Update: MICHIGAN: HOLY F*CKING SH*T. Spread the word on this NOW. | Rukus Education | Scoop.it
Hyperbole? Hair on Fire? Sky is Falling?

Absolutely.

If you or anyone you know and care about live in Michigan, or if you care whatsoever about the public school system in this country--or, for ...
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solar-powered floating schools, bangladesh

solar-powered floating schools, bangladesh | Rukus Education | Scoop.it
children are offered an uninterrupted education even during the height of monsoon season, with each floating classroom equipped with an internet-linked laptop, library and electronic resources.
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The Silent Treatment: A Day in the Life of a Student in ‘No Excuses’ Land

The Silent Treatment: A Day in the Life of a Student in ‘No Excuses’ Land | Rukus Education | Scoop.it
Keeping an eye on the corporate education agenda, in Massachusetts and beyond...
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THE FUTURE OF GRADING? ShowEvidence | Results backed by evidence.

THE FUTURE OF GRADING? ShowEvidence | Results backed by evidence. | Rukus Education | Scoop.it
| Results backed by evidence....
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Why People Really Love Technology: An Interview with Genevieve Bell - The Atlantic

Why People Really Love Technology: An Interview with Genevieve Bell - The Atlantic | Rukus Education | Scoop.it
Why People Really Love Technology: An Interview with Genevieve BellThe AtlanticThe thing I love about Intel researcher Genevieve Bell is that she finds surprising things by looking at what's left out of the dominant narratives about technology.
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Twitter - A Necessity for Educators in 2012

Twitter - A Necessity for Educators in 2012 | Rukus Education | Scoop.it
Twitter A Necessity for Educators in 2012“Twitter won’t change your life, but it might make your job more fun and a little easier” - NEAWhat is Twitter?
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School Principals: Students Have Privacy and Free Speech Rights Too!

School Principals: Students Have Privacy and Free Speech Rights Too! | Rukus Education | Scoop.it
One of the technology-related civil liberties battles that ACLU affiliates around the country have been fighting in recent years involves defending students’ rights to privacy and free expression in the new electronic media that are becoming such a...
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Kindergarten opens in notorious drug corridor in Bogota

Kindergarten opens in notorious drug corridor in Bogota | Rukus Education | Scoop.it
A new Kindergarten opens in one of the poorest areas of Colombia's capital, Bogota, signifying the first step in Mayor Gustavo Petro's plan to help 270,000 young children in the city.
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I Am Adam Lanza's Mother

I Am Adam Lanza's Mother | Rukus Education | Scoop.it
Three days before 20-year-old Adam Lanza killed his mother, then opened fire on a classroom full of Connecticut kindergartners, my 13-year-old son Michael (name changed) missed his bus because he was wearing the wrong color pants.
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Daily Infographic

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This is a trend that adds clarity to the complexity of daily life - just make sure you fact check because pretty don't make true...

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Can Technology Make You Happy? - IEEE Spectrum

Can Technology Make You Happy? - IEEE Spectrum | Rukus Education | Scoop.it
Yes, and it can make your office a better place to work, too...
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In China Schools, a Culture of Bribery Spreads

In China Schools, a Culture of Bribery Spreads | Rukus Education | Scoop.it
In China, officials at state-run schools demand steep payoffs from parents who want their children to get an academic edge.
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Assistive Technology and the 1:1 Student

Assistive Technology and the 1:1 Student | Rukus Education | Scoop.it
Much has been said about the iPad being a revolutionary device for education. There are even education conferences that are dedicated to its use.
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When hip hop, science, and education collide - Boing Boing

When hip hop, science, and education collide - Boing Boing | Rukus Education | Scoop.it
This is a sentence I never expected to read and it makes me insanely excited: "GZA had just finished an extraordinary round of meetings with physicists at Harvard and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, culling ideas ...
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