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10 Ways Teachers Can Support Third Culture Kids

10 Ways Teachers Can Support Third Culture Kids | Serving and Learning | Scoop.it
“I was talking to the principal of an international school recently, and he had never heard the term “Third Culture Kid” (TCK). This really surprised me. By now, after more than three decades of res...”
Via Lucy Gray, Dean J. Fusto
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Support must be intentional and is always relational.
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Tech Transformation: Developing 21st Century Skills through Multimedia

Tech Transformation: Developing 21st Century Skills through Multimedia | Serving and Learning | Scoop.it

Via Beth Dichter
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Going further requires a plan and process; gaining wisdom requires it begins with a healthy respect of the Lord Jesus.
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Beth Dichter's curator insight, January 29, 2014 10:16 PM

If your goal is to teach 21st century skills you need to define the skills and the decide how to teach them. And if your goal is to use multimedia you have already set some parameters. This post explores one way to organize the skills with the ability to create multimedia. The specific skills are:

* creativity and innovation

* critical thinking

* information fluency

* collaboration

* communication

* managing complexity

* mulitcultural literacy

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Many Mobile Health Apps Neglect Needs of Blind Users

Many Mobile Health Apps Neglect Needs of Blind Users | Serving and Learning | Scoop.it
“ Because people who are blind or have low vision are more likely to have health problems such as obesity or diabetes, it's especially important that mobile health applications work for those users.”
Via Sam Stern
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It's an important educational piece to recognize the potential for early diagnosis as well.
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The importance of BYOT

The importance of BYOT | Serving and Learning | Scoop.it
“ Mal Lee explains why BYOT is one of the critical phases in the digital evolution, transformation and enhancement of schooling. ”
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As important as the pencil and paper.
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MI: Mcity opens as a first-of-its-kind sandbox for autonomous and connected vehicles | Heidi Hoopes | GizMag.com

MI: Mcity opens as a first-of-its-kind sandbox for autonomous and connected vehicles | Heidi Hoopes | GizMag.com | Serving and Learning | Scoop.it

Mcity at the University of Michigan is defined by over 28 acres (11 hectares) of fake buildings, purposefully defaced road signs, and pedestrians pointedly standing in roadways. While this could tax any human driver, the Mcity simulation is designed to test the university's fleet of connected and autonomous vehicles as they interact with an everchanging research facility that's the first of its kind. Opened yesterday, July 20, Mcity allows researchers to test new technologies, such as its recent 3D-printed autonomous car, in a dedicated but controlled environment before pushing out vehicles to the streets of Ann Arbor or beyond. Unlike public streets, Mcity's movable building facades, changeable traffic signal networks, and full control over things such as lane width allows a fully flexible sandbox.

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Via Chuck Sherwood, Senior Associate, TeleDimensions, Inc
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Another reason why UMich is one really cool place to be connected to for understanding education.
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