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Technology: educational divider or equalizer?

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In the Yukon, it matches students with mentors thousands of kilometres away and cuts the dropout rate significantly. But some teachers worry about the ‘app gap’ that leaves poor families out (Technology: educational divider or equalizer?
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@AlanBaxter petchaflickr http://t.co/golbYXul although I do like my muddle head version "flickrkutcha" thanks 4 inspiration @EduSum @cogdog...
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2011 Sessions and Schedule - The Global Education Collaborative

2011 Sessions and Schedule - The Global Education Collaborative | Take 20% | Scoop.it
Conference Sessions Full conference session descriptions and commenting areas are HERE.  For presenters:  if your session shows as having bee… (#globaled11 rocks http://t.co/8Vrg6Eiz...
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Learning to Solve Problems: A Handbook for Designing Problem-Solving Learning Environments

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David H.Jonassen, "Learning to Solve Problems: A Handbook for Designing Problem-Solving Learning Environments" Routledge | English | 2010-09-07 | ISBN: 0415871948, 041587193X | 466 pages | PDF | 4.11 mb This book provides a comprehensive, up-to-date...
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Larry Page-Run Google Shutters 7 More… | Advanced E-Commerce ...

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News reports have suggested that Google's 20 percent project will continue. Google's jobs page for engineers notes, “We offer our engineers “20-percent time” so that they're free to work on what they're really passionate ...
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Creative Control Is An Oxymoron | Two Sharp Pencils And A Broken ...

Creative Control Is An Oxymoron | Two Sharp Pencils And A Broken ... | Take 20% | Scoop.it
I think the term “creative control” is an oxymoron and a dangerous one at that. The word “control” can be deliciously alluring and flirtatious. But, fully embracing creativity requires a distinct letting go to stretch out of comfort ...
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Flubaroo: Run a Script That’ll Grade Your Quizzes (A Google 20% Time Project)

Flubaroo:  Run a Script That’ll Grade Your Quizzes (A Google 20% Time Project) | Take 20% | Scoop.it
Lots of teachers use Google Forms for homework and quizzes, and a new Google Apps Script called Flubaroo makes it incredibly easy to grade and analyze them.
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Benjamin Bloom, Mastery Learning & Education Reform

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Our schools have it backwards. We choose speed over mastery. We develop curricula so the talented cream rises to the top, supporting normal distributions (the bell curve, which indicates the majori...
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a Chris Smith on Software: On Google's 20% time

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Back when I was interviewing, I was very suspicious about Google's 20% time. I've heard rumors about products like GMail coming from 20% time. Marissa Mayer even quipped that to half of Google's launches in 2005 came ...
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