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Google's Loon Project Puts Balloon Technology in Spotlight - National Geographic

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Google's Loon Project Puts Balloon Technology in Spotlight
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Google's Project Loon aims to bring remote parts of the globe online with a ring of floating balloons.
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How is technology transforming the role of teachers? - The Guardian

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How is technology transforming the role of teachers?
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'An Industry of Mediocrity': Study Criticizes Teacher-Education Programs - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription)

NPR 'An Industry of Mediocrity': Study Criticizes Teacher-Education Programs Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) Colleges of education are "an industry of mediocrity" that churns out unprepared teachers to work in the nation's elementary...
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'Tweet' is now an official word in the Oxford English Dictionary

'Tweet' is now an official word in the Oxford English Dictionary | Teaching with Tech | Scoop.it
In the latest sign that social media is changing the way we speak and behave, the Oxford English Dictionary announced the inclusion of the definition of the word "tweet" in its latest update.
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The Consumerization of IT: Pendulum or Wrecking Ball? -- Campus Technology

The Consumerization of IT: Pendulum or Wrecking Ball? -- Campus Technology | Teaching with Tech | Scoop.it
The proliferation of consumer technology on campuses has created new challenges for IT departments. Will the pendulum swing back toward centralized IT, or is consumerization knocking down the old ways forever?
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Technology can empower children in developing countries - if it's done right

Technology can empower children in developing countries - if it's done right | Teaching with Tech | Scoop.it
The internet and digital technologies offer huge potential but avoiding a one-fits-all approach and ensuring the right protection mechanisms is vital (Article from @GuardianSustBiz: Technology can empower children in developing countries, if it's...
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'An Industry of Mediocrity': Study Criticizes Teacher-Education Programs - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription)

'An Industry of Mediocrity': Study Criticizes Teacher-Education Programs - Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) | Teaching with Tech | Scoop.it
NPR 'An Industry of Mediocrity': Study Criticizes Teacher-Education Programs Chronicle of Higher Education (subscription) Colleges of education are "an industry of mediocrity" that churns out unprepared teachers to work in the nation's elementary...
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Forum on K-12 funding: Education must be a non-partisan issue - AnnArbor.com

Forum on K-12 funding: Education must be a non-partisan issue - AnnArbor.com | Teaching with Tech | Scoop.it
Forum on K-12 funding: Education must be a non-partisan issue
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The message of an Ann Arbor forum on K-12 education funding in the state of Michigan Monday was clear: Education must be reverted to a non-partisan issue.
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Taking College IT Out of the Hardware Business -- Campus Technology

Taking College IT Out of the Hardware Business -- Campus Technology | Teaching with Tech | Scoop.it
Babson College in Massachusetts has overhauled its back-end computing operations with a $1.7 million "datacenter in a box." The move is part of what CIO Sam Dunn characterized as a long-term vision to shift his college out of the hardware business...
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Will the Real Digital Native Please Stand Up? -- Campus Technology

Will the Real Digital Native Please Stand Up? -- Campus Technology | Teaching with Tech | Scoop.it
A decade after the term 'digital native' was first popularized, educators examine what the term means today--if anything.
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