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Helping your teen to learn the skills necessary for the 21st century economy
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Education startups prep for Hub event - Boston Herald

Education startups prep for Hub eventBoston Herald“We're hoping people who arrive will attempt to fundamentally change education in America,” said Matthew Mamet, director of product at Alleyoop, an online college readiness startup that is one of...
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The Best 376 Colleges, 2012 Edition (College Admissions Guides) | Touch Textbooks For Free

The Best 376 Colleges, 2012 Edition (College Admissions Guides) | Touch Textbooks For Free | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
The Best 376 Colleges, 2012 Edition (College Admissions Guides) What makes The Best 376 Colleges the most popula...
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They’re Watching You — Infographic on College Admissions and Social Media

They’re Watching You — Infographic on College Admissions and Social Media | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
Colleges are starting to look at applicants social media accounts to help them make admission decisions. Learn how this could impact your admission to college.
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U.S. teens lead in deaths, pot and obesity

U.S. teens lead in deaths, pot and obesity | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
U.S. teens smoke the most marijuana in the world, have the highest mortality in the world and have high binge drinking rates, a worldwide study found. (Surprised?
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Test Prep Proportionately More Valuable to College Admissions Than Grades

Test Prep Proportionately More Valuable to College Admissions Than Grades | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
Anthony-James Green, regarded as one of the best SAT tutors in New York, is strongly urging students to spend more time on their SATs and ACTs, even if it means that their grades have to suffer slightly in th...
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College Board Introduces BigFuture.org, a Free Comprehensive College Planning Resource

The Education Conservancy, Educators and Students Collaborated in Effort to Help Overcome Obstacles to College (New & free #college planning resource to help low-income students tackle #admissions http://t.co/hRkG1nw7...
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21st Century Learning: The Access Question | voicEd.ca

21st Century Learning: The Access Question | voicEd.ca | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
What is 21st Century Learning, besides a no-so-clever marketing slogan? I pondered this a few months back when I came across a post from Heidi Siwak, and she pretty much asked the ultimate question: “These students are ...
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Combining 21st Century Skills, Project Based Learning, and iPads

Combining 21st Century Skills, Project Based Learning, and iPads | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
These are my notes from Felix Jacomino and Inge Wassmann's breakout session, “Combining 21st Century Skills, Project Based Learning, and iPads” at the 2012 Mobile Learning Conference in Phoenix, Arizona, on April 13, ...
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Getting A New Spin: On-line Studying

On-line learning schooling is a brand new outlet for self-motivated individuals. Whereas individuals can say that this isn't for everyone, twenty first century education is necessary for everyone. With web know-how the fusion of ...
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Twitter / Brandan Zielinski: @taywagnerr and I working ...

@taywagnerr and I working on my college admissions letter. http://t.co/7HksYnQF
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@taywagnerr and I working on my college admissions letter.
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22nd Century Education « CLOUDUCATION

22nd Century Education « CLOUDUCATION | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
Since we are now well established in the 21st century, and we have collectively done plenty to explain what 21st century education is and how we can implement it, we shouldn't forget that the 22nd century is just a few short ...
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21st Century Education Requires Lifewide Learning

21st Century Education Requires Lifewide Learning | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
Editor's note: This post is part of a three-week series examining educational innovation and technology, published in partnership with the Advanced Leadership Initiative at Harvard University.
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College Admissions and the Online Stalk Factor

College Admissions and the Online Stalk Factor | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
Ever wonder just how much college admissions look at social media accounts when evaluating applicants?
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The Four C's: Making 21st Century Education Happen

The Four C's: Making 21st Century Education Happen features educational leaders from Envision Schools (California), Catalina Foothills School District (Arizo...
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What Are the Most Important Parts of the College Application? - College Admissions Q&As (usnews.com)

What Are the Most Important Parts of the College Application? - College Admissions Q&As (usnews.com) | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
Focus on the essay, but don't underestimate the other parts of the college application, experts say. (RT @MonstersMIC: RT @USNewsEducation: What Are the Most Important Parts of the College Application?
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Nancy Lublin: Texting that saves lives | Video on TED.com

TED Talks When Nancy Lublin started texting teenagers to help with her social advocacy organization, what she found was shocking -- they started texting back about their own problems, from bullying to depression to abuse.
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A 21st century skills paradox - Articles - Educational Technology ...

A 21st century skills paradox - Articles - Educational Technology ... | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
The Educational Technology - ICT in Education website is aimed at teachers, users, leaders and managers of educational ICT. Published by Terry Freedman, a UK-based independent educational consultant.
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What You Need to Know About The New Wave in College Admissions — Ellen Richards Educational Services

What You Need to Know About The New Wave in College Admissions — Ellen Richards Educational Services | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
College and universities are changing the way they handle admissions which is what the new wave in college admissions is all about.
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New research on how elite colleges make admissions decisions | Inside Higher Ed

New research on how elite colleges make admissions decisions | Inside Higher Ed | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
RT @karldouglass: Great piece for college bound and their parents.
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MIT and others launch a tech education revolution - Computerworld

MIT and others launch a tech education revolution - Computerworld | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
MIT and others launch a tech education revolutionComputerworldThe class is part of an open education program called MITx.
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The 21st Century Principal: 3 Practices for 21st Century School ...

The 21st Century Principal: 3 Practices for 21st Century School ... | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
In an interview with James Bellanca, education scholar Linda Darling-Hammond clearly delineates 3 practices administrators must engage in to bring our schools into the 21st century. (The interview can be found in the book ...
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Singapore's 21st-Century Teaching Strategies (Education Everywhere Series)

Singapore's 21st-Century Teaching Strategies (Education Everywhere Series) | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
Singapore's 21st-Century Teaching Strategies (Education Everywhere Series) (Singapore's 21st-Century Teaching Strategies (Education Everywhere Series) http://t.co/mQ5GM9uy via @edutopia...)...
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3quarksdaily: The Stanford Education Experiment Could Change ...

3quarksdaily: The Stanford Education Experiment Could Change ... | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
The Stanford Education Experiment Could Change Higher Learning Forever. Steven Leckart in Wired: ScreenHunter_02 Apr. 15 13.36 Last fall, the university in the heart of Silicon Valley did something it had never done ...
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Ways to use QR Codes in the Elementary Classroom and Using Google Docs to Create Them | iGeneration - 21st Century Education

Ways to use QR Codes in the Elementary Classroom and Using Google Docs to Create Them | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
“Traditional thinking is all about ‘what is’. Future thinking will also need to be about what ‘can be’” By Edward de Bono Quick Response codes also known as QR c...
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Future Proof Education – Learn

Future Proof Education – Learn | Positioned for Success - How to Help Your Teen Prepare for the New Economy | Scoop.it
Future Proof Education – Learn http://t.co/TTCd3POA How do we learn in 21st century?
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