Daily Education and Technology News for Schools 10/17/2011

Maide Control This app lets you control cad and 3d environments like Google Sketchup. Really, the Ipad is now an interface with your regular computer and it is only beginning. The Maide video is definitely worth a watch and if …

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Education’s 3200 Error

Sickness is everywhere. In my house. In our schools. …Sitting here at 6:42 am in the morning, I am in my comfy chair for a brief moment at the start of my day about to head a school after another

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Targeting Investments in Children

Phillip Levine and David Zimmerman have edited a truly wonderful volume, Targeting Investments in Children: Fighting Poverty When Resources Are Limited, that puts together what we know about the effectiveness of a wide variety of programs targeted at lifting children out …

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The Economist ranks business schools worldwide

For all of the angst out there about the growing international competition to U.S. higher education, you may be surprised to learn that in The Economist magazine’s new rankings of full-time business schools worldwide, institutions in the United States do …

The Answer Sheet

Targeting Investments in Children

Phillip Levine and David Zimmerman have edited a truly wonderful volume, Targeting Investments in Children: Fighting Poverty When Resources Are Limited, that puts together what we know about the effectiveness of a wide variety of programs targeted at lifting children out …

Profit of Education

Do we really want a lifeline of all our time?

… Petrified. Do I really want my entire life online? A friend started posting college pics on Facebook. (this is one of them- can you pick me out? Polka dots!) If you are filled with dread at the thought: what happens

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It’s Inevitable

When it comes to issues of education reform and using technology to enhance teaching, I rarely find myself on different sides of the fence from Gary Stager (although we sometimes differ on the details).  However, when it comes to the …

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Queries on Global Change from FWCC

Friends World Committee for Consultation is the major point at which Quaker groups around the world come together.   We Friends have a practice of offering Queries - questions - to which we respond with reflection, or if you prefer, …

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Cartoon: Violent Video Games Vs. The GOP Debates

Via TIME…

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