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Rescooped by Sarah M Howell from iGeneration - 21st Century Education (Pedagogy & Digital Innovation)
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Starting School Later Makes Teenagers Happier and Smarter

Starting School Later Makes Teenagers Happier and Smarter | EduPress | Scoop.it
"Making teens start school in the morning is ‘cruel,’ brain doctor claims." So declared a British newspaper headline in 2007 after a talk I gave at an academic conference.

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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Lynn Chong's curator insight, June 27, 2013 3:47 AM

The stress of not having enough sleep

Teenage Sons's comment, September 23, 2014 12:11 PM
I think we all wished this article came out when we were in school. Thanks for the info. Maybe we'll see this in more schools.
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American Education and the IQ Trap | The Creativity Post

American Education and the IQ Trap | The Creativity Post | EduPress | Scoop.it
A national survey in 2011 found that the predominant method of assessment, by far, is the administration of IQ tests and standardized academic tests. At least 34 states, including California, consider such tests an indication of ...
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What 100 Experts Think About The Future Of Learning

What 100 Experts Think About The Future Of Learning | EduPress | Scoop.it
If you’re an educator, surely you know that technology has and will continue to have an incredible impact on learning.

The talks are in split into the following categories:

* General - learn about making technology work in education and more.

* Sharing education - exploring open, shared education.

* Creativity and innovation - new ways to foster innovition and the creative spirit.

* Internet and new media - how does the Internet and new media impact teaching and learning?

* Leadership -new leadership skills.

* Educational technology - explore technology made for education.

* Brain and Psychology - how does the brain work?

* Technology education - what is the state of technology education?

* Teaching methods - check out innovative teaching methods.

* Institution - how does technology impact institutions.


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Ken Morrison's comment, September 29, 2012 9:23 PM
Thank you for the rescoop. It looks like you have a great site here!
Ken Morrison's comment, October 2, 2012 8:39 PM
Thank you for the rescoop Charles
Ken Morrison's comment, October 2, 2012 8:39 PM
Thank you for the rescoop Charles