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The dark side of data | TED Playlists

The dark side of data | TED Playlists | STEM | Scoop.it
Data can be used for good, harnessed for the betterment of society, but it can also be abused. Find out about some hidden not-so-sunny uses of Big Data.

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Madera High taken over by Frisbee-flinging robots -- and students who made them - Fresno Bee

Madera High taken over by Frisbee-flinging robots -- and students who made them - Fresno Bee | STEM | Scoop.it
Fresno Bee Madera High taken over by Frisbee-flinging robots -- and students who made them Fresno Bee The humans were the brains behind the robots, who stole the show in two-and-a-half minute battles at the fifth annual Madtown Throwdown Robotics...
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Watch this: The beautiful math behind everyday events | The Verge

Watch this: The beautiful math behind everyday events | The Verge | STEM | Scoop.it
Math is everywhere. Every time you drop sugar in your coffee, every time a plane takes to the sky, and every time you roll the dice, there's math to explain what is happening and, often, why. A...
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Inquiry Learning Ideas for Math and Science With iPads - Mind/Shift

Inquiry Learning Ideas for Math and Science With iPads - Mind/Shift | STEM | Scoop.it
Giving children ample opportunities to develop sound investigative skills at an early age is essential to nurturing their ability to think critically and scientifically as they get older.

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Danielle S. West's curator insight, November 9, 2013 9:32 PM

Some Great ideas in this article!

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15-Yr-Old Kelvin Doe Wows M.I.T.

To support Kelvin and young innovators like him, please visit http://www.crowdrise.com/InnovateSalone 15-Year-Old Kelvin Doe is an engineering whiz living in...
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'STEM' initiative to be activated next year - The Nation

'STEM' initiative to be activated next year - The Nation | STEM | Scoop.it
'STEM' initiative to be activated next year. 'Ambassadors' to promote science, tech, engineering and maths.
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8 Things Really Efficient People Do

8 Things Really Efficient People Do | STEM | Scoop.it
Everyone wants more time. Efficiency is one way of adding minutes or hours to your day. Here are eight tips effectively used by the most efficient.

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Beautiful Math Equation Visualization - Business Insider

Beautiful Math Equation Visualization - Business Insider | STEM | Scoop.it
A new video shows exactly how equations translate into what we see and do every day.
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Helping Students Meet CC Standards in Math

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Beth Dichter's curator insight, November 8, 2013 8:39 PM

This infographic looks at eight instructional practices that will help students meet Common Core standards and provides a look at how to do this in elementary, middle and high school settings. Check it out and see the recommendations for the following areas:

* Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them

* Reason abstractly and quantitatively

* Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others

* Model with mathematics

* Use appropriate tools strategically

* Attend to precision

* Look for and make use of structure

* Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning

For more detailed information click through to the infographic.

Christine Bushong's curator insight, November 11, 2013 10:27 AM
Beth Dichter's insight:

This infographic looks at eight instructional practices that will help students meet Common Core standards and provides a look at how to do this in elementary, middle and high school settings. Check it out and see the recommendations for the following areas:

* Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them

* Reason abstractly and quantitatively

* Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others

* Model with mathematics

* Use appropriate tools strategically

* Attend to precision

* Look for and make use of structure

* Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning

For more detailed information click through to the infographic.

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10 Ways Literacy Can Promote A Deeper Understanding Of Math

10 Ways Literacy Can Promote A Deeper Understanding Of Math | STEM | Scoop.it

10 Ways Literacy Can Promote A Deeper Understanding Of Math ("@KentPolen: 10 Ways #Literacy Can Promote A Deeper Understanding Of Math http://t.co/H9QPnVerdD via @teachthought" #mathchat #ccchat)...


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Dr. Dea Conrad-Curry's curator insight, November 11, 2013 11:40 AM

We need more realization that if kids don't understand words, they cannot solve mathematical problems. Great illustration!

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Meet ATLAS!

Say hello to ATLAS, one of the most advanced humanoid robots ever built! ATLAS was developed for DARPA by Boston Dynamics. Software-focused teams from Tracks...
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Inside the Common Core math classroom: Real-world context, deeper understanding and mastery

Inside the Common Core math classroom: Real-world context, deeper understanding and mastery | STEM | Scoop.it
The new Common Core math standards have teachers finding creative examples for lessons and making sure students have strong understanding of basic concepts.

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PBS Math Club - making math fun...

PBS Math Club - making math fun... | STEM | Scoop.it
Digital classroom resources for Grades .

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How to tell a great story, visualized | TED Blog

How to tell a great story, visualized | TED Blog | STEM | Scoop.it
Pixar mastermind Andrew Stanton gave a TED Talk called "The clues to a great story." Below, see his golden rules of storytelling, visualized. (Andrew Stanton of @DisneyPixar knows how to tell a great story.
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Advances In Robotics Make For Better Prosthetics - RedOrbit

Advances In Robotics Make For Better Prosthetics - RedOrbit | STEM | Scoop.it
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Over the last decade, Goldfarb and his team have been conducting research in lower-limb prosthetics, resulting in the development of the first robotic prosthesis.
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Math Focus for Teachers by Grade | Achieve the Core

Math Focus for Teachers by Grade | Achieve the Core | STEM | Scoop.it
A collection of PDF's detailing the mathematical content emphasized in the Standards by grade level. These can be used as guides to inform instructional decisions regarding time and other resources.

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