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Has Google Destroyed Your Memory? No. It’s Much Weirder Than That.

Has Google Destroyed Your Memory? No. It’s Much Weirder Than That. | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
The following is excerpted from Clive Thompson’s book Smarter Than You Think: How Technology Is Changing Our Minds for the Better, out now from the Penguin Press. Is the Internet ruining our ability to remember facts?
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from the article: "We don't remember in isolation—and that's a good thing. "Quite simply, we seem to record as much outside our minds as within them," as Wegner has written. "Couples who are able to remember things transactively offer their constituent individuals storage for and access to a far wider array of information than they would otherwise command." These are, as Wegner describes it in a lovely phrase, "the thinking processes of the intimate dyad."

Sharrock's curator insight, October 15, 2013 10:55 AM

from the article: "We don't remember in isolation—and that's a good thing. "Quite simply, we seem to record as much outside our minds as within them," as Wegner has written. "Couples who are able to remember things transactively offer their constituent individuals storage for and access to a far wider array of information than they would otherwise command." These are, as Wegner describes it in a lovely phrase, "the thinking processes of the intimate dyad.""

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Leadership and technology integration in K-12 Schools, inquiry learning, multitasking, brain research- an eclectic mix of topics and posts
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​8 steps to a great 2017

​8 steps to a great 2017 | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
Things you can do to ensure you have a highly focused year full and fun and achievement.
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Tips for Giving Negative Feedback at a Happy Company

Tips for Giving Negative Feedback at a Happy Company | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
Sometimes you just have to give negative employee feedback. Here's how you do it gracefully.
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4 wireless network goals for schools

4 wireless network goals for schools | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
How managed Wi-Fi solutions can transform the K-12 classroom in an era of innovation--if done right.
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The changing skill set of the learning professional

The changing skill set of the learning professional | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
‘What we are’ is constantly changing as we continue to develop our existing skills and take on new challenges to respond to a changing world around us. Learning professionals are no different. Perhaps more than ever before, we need new skills to respond to the developing expectations of both employees and our key stakeholders, and to take advantage of the fantastic opportunities afforded by technology.

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Para formarse en TICs: cambio de paradigma
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A pitch for a product, but still lists valid points to pay attention to regarding four changes for learning professionals.
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Female leaders join forces to mentor girls in STEM

Female leaders join forces to mentor girls in STEM | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
A new initiative by female leaders to mentor and empower young girls seeking a career in STEM has been announced
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YAY for Mentors!

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Personalised learning ‘harmful’ – experts

Personalised learning ‘harmful’ – experts | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
Teaching students according to their individual learning styles should be ditched in favour of evidence-based practice, according to leading scientiststs
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An open-entry to excellence

An open-entry to excellence | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
In today’s cutthroat school market, standing out from your competitors makes all the difference. The Educator speaks to one principal whose school has achieved this with great success
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Why Bill Gates and others think the robot that steals your job should pay taxes - TechRepublic

Why Bill Gates and others think the robot that steals your job should pay taxes - TechRepublic | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
Artificial intelligence and robotics are poised to disrupt many industries and displace workers. Bill Gates and some European lawmakers believe those robots should be paying income tax.
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Preparing for robots as part of the workforce!
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How Artificial Intelligence Will Invade Classrooms

How Artificial Intelligence Will Invade Classrooms | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
Artificial intelligence can predict when a student will succeed, fail and even die — with scary accuracy.
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Heavy Screen Time Rewires Young Brains, For Better And Worse

Heavy Screen Time Rewires Young Brains, For Better And Worse | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
Bombarding young mice with video and audio stimulation changes the way the brain develops. But some scientists think those sorts of brain changes could protect kids from stressing out in a busy world.
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This is the world they will live in so better to be adapted to this future 
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World's Largest Education Company Crashes After Dire Warning, Warns Of "Unprecedented" Business Decline | Zero Hedge

World's Largest Education Company Crashes After Dire Warning, Warns Of "Unprecedented" Business Decline | Zero Hedge | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
British education group, and the world's largest education company, Pearson PLC lost a quarter of its market cap in an instant this morning after it issued a dire warning about the state of the textbook business, cut profit forecast, and warned of an "unprecedented" decline in its North American business.
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Student privacy in the digital age

Student privacy in the digital age | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
In the digital age, data privacy has become a key concern for school leaders. Do you know your legal obligations?
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Private school kids better off, study finds

Private school kids better off, study finds | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
Private school students become higher earners, live in wealthier suburbs and are happier than their public school peers, new research has revealed.
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Girls who attended private schools have a wage difference of 17% higher than girls who attend public schools. Curtin study finds.
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5 Reasons Your Employee Engagement Stats Are Bad

5 Reasons Your Employee Engagement Stats Are Bad | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
The better your employee engagement stats, the stronger your company. Here's what you may be doing wrong.
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Brace yourselves: AI is set to explode in higher ed in the next 4 years - eCampus News

Brace yourselves: AI is set to explode in higher ed in the next 4 years - eCampus News | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
A new report predicts that artificial intelligence (AI) in the U.S. education sector will grow 47.5 percent through 2021.
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12 Excellent Professional Learning Podcasts for Teachers and Educators

12 Excellent Professional Learning Podcasts for Teachers and Educators | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
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5 Ways Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Reality Will Change Education

5 Ways Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Reality Will Change Education | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
There are two technologies that have really captured the attention of educators as well as futurists. These are artificial intelligence an
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Teachers, education will be One of the next industries to be disrupted. Let's be an Uber not a Kodak.
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School abolishes gendered uniforms

School abolishes gendered uniforms | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
A school in New Zealand has done away with gendered uniforms, replacing them with shorts, a kilt and trousers that can be worn by either sex
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PISA, TIMMS results revealed

PISA, TIMMS results revealed | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
The OECD’s global rankings of schools’ maths, reading and science performance on have been released. The Educator looks at where Australia stands
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Good news for female STEM engagement

Good news for female STEM engagement | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
A new study shows some promising trends for the future of female engagement in STEM education
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SAMR Model Visually Explained for Teachers

SAMR Model Visually Explained for Teachers | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
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A remindaer for some, new for others. Can improve grades when you progress to redefinition.
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Emojis in NAPLAN tests spark controversy

Emojis in NAPLAN tests spark controversy | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
NEXT time you complain about how those damn kids these days are glued to their mobile phones, consider pointing your finger at our modernising education system.
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There was a lot of sceptisism when Graphic Media was included as part of English, now mainstream. Is this really any different?
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To Solve Its Hardest Problems, Silicon Valley Turns to Physicists

To Solve Its Hardest Problems, Silicon Valley Turns to Physicists | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
As the technological challenges of tech companies get bigger and badder, a crowd of physicists is moving in on the engineer headcount
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Machine learning will change not only how the world analyzes data but how it builds software. Neural networks are already reinventing image recognition, speech recognition, machine translation, and the very nature of software interfaces. As Microsoft’s Chris Bishop says, software engineering is moving from handcrafted code based on logic to machine learning models based on probability and uncertainty.
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How to use Apple Pay on your Mac with macOS Sierra | Cult of Mac

How to use Apple Pay on your Mac with macOS Sierra | Cult of Mac | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
Apple Pay arrived on Mac with macOS Sierra. Here's how you can use it on your iMac or MacBook. You'll be spending money in no time!
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Technologies That Will Define the Classroom of the Future

Technologies That Will Define the Classroom of the Future | Technology and Leadership in Education | Scoop.it
What innovative technologies that have recently appeared will soon reside in the future classrooms?
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