The Dropbox app for both iPhone and iPad not only stores all your files but lets you share them with people when and if you need to. From individual files to entire folders, you can easily create links to share content with someone.
Clipping Magic is a free web app for quickly and easily removing image backgrounds.
When using images for PowerPoint presentations, blog posts and other projects, one may require removing their background so that they may blend in with the colors of your presentation slide, blog or canvas. However, removing a background image isn’t easy and being a PRO at PhotoShop is not possible for everyone.
"One of the things that I love about the start of the new school year is that so many students have goals for making “this year the year they…” For many students that blank is filled in with “stay organized” or “take better notes.” If your students are going to be using iPads in your classroom this year, here are five free iPad apps they can try for taking notes and keeping those notes organized."
Toronto Star Simplicity, service and social justice, the new papal style The Seattle Times They also suggest that he could dispense with a lot of the royal trappings of the Vatican and preach a Gospel of simplicity, service and social justice.
Ruben Rosario: Catholic nun pursues social justice with a bold tongue Pioneer Press Progressive thinkers inside the church praise her as a true follower of the teachings of Jesus and a crusader for economic and social justice.
TIME Peoples'' Summit in Chile for Social Justice Prensa Latina Imagen activa 25 de enero de 2013, 09:52Santiago, Chile, Jan 25 (Prensa Latina) The 2013 Summit of the Peoples in Chile begins its activities today, with the participation of more than...
Since Gingko is tree-based, one person can work on the overall organization, while a second is writing the main points of a particular section, and a third is taking those points and fleshing them out in a subsection.
why [has] technology, to date, had very little impact on improved learning outcomes? This could be because we continue to use technology to reinforce 19th century teaching practice to meet out-dated assessment models. Most of the world’s curriculum and assessment systems are based around fact recall rather than actually demonstrating that you have learned something and can deploy it within a problem-solving situation.
"The kindergarten student, a shy, Mandarin-speaking five-year-old immigrant in the tiny community of Sangudo, Alta., had barely spoken a word during the first three months of class. So her teacher was surprised one day last year when the girl struck up a conversation. The subject of their animated discussion? An image on the screen of an iPad."
Back-to-school time is underway, and I’m sure you teachers are already balancing your lives, your classroom, and your pesky administrations. What could make life just a little bit easier for you? Google Docs, my dear educator friend.
On July 22, 2013, Judge Carole Brown of the Ontario Superior Court ruled (in Choc versus Hudbay, http://www.chocversushudbay.com/) that Canada is the appropriate jurisdiction for Mayan Qeqchi [Kek-Chi] plaintiffs from Guatemala to sue Hudbay Minerals for serious harms that occurred near Hudbay's nickel operation in El Estor, Guatemala, and, secondly, that Hudbay can be held legally accountable for the actions or omissions of its Guatemalan subsidiary company CGN (Guatemalan Nickel Company).
El Salvador Marks Anniversary of Killing of Monsignor Romero Prensa Latina 24 de marzo de 2013, 08:21By Raimundo López Imagen activa San Salvador, Mar 24 (Prensa Latina) People's and religious organizations in El Salvador mark today the 33th...
 This group of diverse donors have differing mandates, values, goals, strategies, actors and activities, but most function under one universal humanitarian principle: to protect the vulnerable by decreasing morbidity and mortality, alleviate...