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New York Times with part of the story on income and education

New York Times with part of the story on income and education | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
An article in yesterday’s New York Times covered some recent research on the increasing education achievement gap between rich and poor. It’s worth a read, but it misses a couple of important...
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MIT launches 'automated course'

MIT launches 'automated course' | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, one of the world's top universities, has revealed its first fully automated, accredited course, without tuition fees.
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Psychometrics in education: Overview of assessment validation - by Dr Pandula Siribaddana - Helium

Psychometrics in education: Overview of assessment validation - by Dr Pandula Siribaddana - Helium | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
Psychometrics can be described as a science that looks in to the development of instruments and theories in relation to educational and psychologi..., Dr Pandula Siribaddana (Psychometrics in education: Overview of assessment validation -
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Obama emphasizes education in economic recovery | Your Daily Update Blog

Obama emphasizes education in economic recovery | Your Daily Update Blog | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
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Education groups team up to promote reform ideas - Boston.com

Education groups team up to promote reform ideas - Boston.com | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
Education groups team up to promote reform ideasBoston.comGroups representing school boards, superintendents, business groups and education reform activists are joining to announce their shared priorities for the new Connecticut legislative session.
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Ten Steps to Better Student Engagement | Edutopia

Ten Steps to Better Student Engagement | Edutopia | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
Project-learning teaching strategies can also improve your everyday classroom experience.
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Tips to Improve Study Skills

Tips to Improve Study Skills | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
A study routine that is done regularly can become a habit that can be very rewarding in the end. It will not only guarantee success in academic life but in life in general.
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Social networking may be a boon for new-age choices - The Times of India

Social networking may be a boon for new-age choices - The Times of India | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
The next time your parents order you to log off Facebook, Twitter or YouTube, and focus on studies instead, it may be a good idea not to listen to them.
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Education Gap Grows Between Rich and Poor, Studies Show

Education Gap Grows Between Rich and Poor, Studies Show | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
The widening achievement gap between affluent and low-income students has received less attention than the divide between white and black students, which has narrowed.
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HowStuffWorks "Top 10 Things You Should Not Share on Social Networks"

HowStuffWorks "Top 10 Things You Should Not Share on Social Networks" | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
There are certain things you should not share on social networks for your own safety. See the top things you should not share on social networks.
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AdF.ly - shrink your URLs and get paid!

10 Ways to Enhance your Social Networking: Throughout the past years, people, especially the youngsters around t...
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MideoMe - Beta List

MideoMe - Beta List | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
Beta List provides an overview of upcoming internet startups. Discover and get early access to the future. (MideoMe: MideoMe is a new video social networking platform. Making conversation has never been so interactive.
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Social-Networking Experiment at Ohio State Hands Students Control of the Recruiting Message - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Social-Networking Experiment at Ohio State Hands Students Control of the Recruiting Message - Wired Campus - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
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Can Technology Save Today's Education ? ( Infographic )

Can Technology Save Today's Education ? ( Infographic ) | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
Can Technology Save Today's Education ?( Infographic ): http://t.co/YUOMvXQg via @AddThis...
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Classroom-Based Assessment Should Replace 'No Child', Experts Say - High School Notes (usnews.com)

Classroom-Based Assessment Should Replace 'No Child', Experts Say - High School Notes (usnews.com) | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
NCLB doesn't work, some say, and it should be replaced with writing assessments and learning records.
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Education 2.0: Mobile technology in education

Education 2.0: Mobile technology in education | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
Appropriate Technology Choice, An Initiative by OneWorld and its partner organization, aims at creating an integrated platform to document, discuss and disseminate the good practices, technology sets and methodologies on use of technology to increase...
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The 13 Most Radical Thinkers In Education | Edudemic

The 13 Most Radical Thinkers In Education | Edudemic | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
RT @cpaterso: The most radical thinkers in education: http://t.co/hTfNcAQz...
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Empower Students to Take Ownership of Learning | TeachHUB

Empower Students to Take Ownership of Learning | TeachHUB | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
Empower Student to Take Ownership of Learning http://t.co/7A3mH1gQ via @zite...
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Can education afford the iPad?

Can education afford the iPad? | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
Can education afford the iPad?http://t.co/kkC1QwtW vía @addthis...
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Classroom Management Guides

Classroom Management Guides | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
A teacher should strive hard to create a positive classroom environment to reinforce her teaching method.
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The State of Digital Education Infographic - #edtech #edutech #edu11

Vastly improved technology and increased student drop out rates have set the stage for education's Internet moment. Get the full story in this beautiful infographic.
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Is Your Facebook Fan Page Design Power-packed for Performance?

Is Your Facebook Fan Page Design Power-packed for Performance? | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
We all know that social networking sites have taken the world by storm. Of all these, it is Facebook that continues to be the most popular community on the internet. (New post: Is Your Facebook Fan Page Design Power-packed for Performance?
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Paulo Freire in the 21st Century: Education, Dialogue, and Transformation (Interventions: Education, Philosophy, and Culture) | Critical Pedagogy Bookstore

Paulo Freire in the 21st Century: Education, Dialogue, and Transformation (Interventions: Education, Philosophy, and Culture) | Critical Pedagogy Bookstore | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
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FBI seeks system to monitor social networking sites | Homeland Security News Wire

FBI seeks system to monitor social networking sites | Homeland Security News Wire | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
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15 Social Networking Apps for Your Smartphone or Tablet : Keeping you connected on-the-go

15 Social Networking Apps for Your Smartphone or Tablet : Keeping you connected on-the-go | Social Networking and Education | Scoop.it
Keeping you connected on-the-go - Everyone who uses the internet engages in some form of social networking, even if they don't realize it. Facebook is by far the most popular example. Yet...
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