Khan Academy

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Name: Khan Academy
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Globe University rolls out innovation over Cisco WLAN

For the past 125 years, Globe University has focused on hands-on training to ensure the career success of students offering associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctorate degrees, as well as diploma and certificate programs.  A recent article from the ... [Published Cisco - 3 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Students’ little helpers

DropboxSharing notes and media files without bursting your e-mail at the seams is easy with the Dropbox app. When you sign up, you get 2GB of storage for free, which you can use to share anything from lecture notes to photos and e-books. You can access ... [Published Times of Malta - 6 hours ago]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

The art of not helping: Let children do their own homework

My crucible was a papier-mache pueblo village.A fifth-grade teacher assigned my daughter the project as part of a social studies unit. Typically, she worked on projects like this with a fair amount parental guidance and oversight.I pass over the math ... [Published KansasCity.com - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Where Books Are Banned, The Internet Can Be a Lifesaver

By Jillian York via EFF The censorship or banning of books is a phenomenon that occurs in countries around the world. Books that are considered “scandalous” or inciteful in some way are often targets of censorship by governments, schools, libraries ... [Published Informed Comment - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Adventurous to earn and generous to give away

GOOD news for photographers! Now, one can take a perfect group picture using an app called Perfect Shot. It uses the smile and eye detection systems in the camera and takes the shot at the perfect moment when everyone is smiling and no one is blinking. ... [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Tips for Enhancing the Educational Experience of Your Child

Parents play a leading role on when it comes to their children's' educational experience. School is a major part of a child's education, but parents can give children educational opportunities outside of the school environment. Consider these tips as ... [Published Charlotte Parent - Sep 28 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

On Our Radar This Week: iPhones, UX Issues, Progress Circles

Welcome to On Our Radar, a weekly round-up of news, trends and other cool stuff from the world of web development.You may have heard news about how the latest iPhones are prone to bending. Well now, a tongue-in-cheek advert has arrived on the new iPhone ... [Published SitePoint - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

I need year-long assessments

Dear Otto is an occasional column where I answer questions I get from readers about teaching tech. If you have a question, please contact me at askatechteacher at gmail dot com and I’ll answer it here. For your privacy, I use only first names.Here’s a ... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Big Changes Coming to the SAT

return to Family > EducationSep 2014  |  By  |The College Board announced this spring that it is redesigning the Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT), with the changes to take effect in the spring of 2016.Students entering their sophomore year will be ... [Published Make It Better - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Using Video to Transform Instruction

Video is a powerful tool to help students learn—and a growing number of educators are integrating video into their instruction, either by using pre-existing video assets or by creating their own video clips and lectures.But research suggests that a number ... [Published eSchool News - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 3 reports

Comcast extends Maryland broadband adoption programme

US media and technology company Comcast said it has extended its Internet Essentials promotion offering six months of complimentary service to eligible families who apply before September 30. Since 2011, Internet Essentials has connected more than 350,000 ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

Online maths teaching tool tailored to suit Irish curriculum

A team of researchers at Dublin City University (DCU) have begun working on tailoring a highly successful international means of teaching mathematics to the Irish curriculum.Some 300,000 Irish students are already using the Khan Academy as means of learning ... [Published Irish Times - Sep 17 2014]

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Connie Grier, is the author of "The ABC's of Mentoring: A BiWeekly Road Map to Uplift Youth" and leads The RESPECT Alliance, an organization devoted to bringing the "respect" back to interactions between home and school and increasing parental...
...Saryu, a class 8 student from St Ann’s school at Vijayanagar colony, speaking about the most important aspect said, “Our entire project cost in ` " 450 crore which is nothing compared to similar projects undertaken by other three agencies. It is also commendable that we could use our proficiency in Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) to the best instead of trying for Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV).” Her classmate Akhila Sai added, “On November 10, we had our share of jitters when the orbit raising manoeuvre witnessed incomplete burn but our scientists provided the supplementary burns and corrected the spacecrafts the journey into transmars trajectory after 7th orbit raising manoeuvre in earth orbit on November 30.”"
"The growth that they've experienced has been phenomenal," says the Google analysis. "Higher education institutions must decide whether to embrace and adapt or risk getting left behind."
...new generation of leaders to be digitally ready to access the information and tools all students need to succeed in the 21st century," said Cohen. "There is no better school supply than having broadband Internet at home. With it, kids can do their homework and parents can be more connected to their children's teachers and schools."

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Globe University rolls out innovation over Cisc... [Published Cisco - 3 hours ago]
Students’ little helpers [Published Times of Malta - 6 hours ago]
The art of not helping: Let children do their o... [Published KansasCity.com - Sep 29 2014]
Where Books Are Banned, The Internet Can Be a L... [Published Informed Comment - Sep 29 2014]
Higher education: Innovation and digital transf... [Published ZDNet - Sep 29 2014]
Adventurous to earn and generous to give away [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Sep 28 2014]
Tips for Enhancing the Educational Experience o... [Published Charlotte Parent - Sep 28 2014]
On Our Radar This Week: iPhones, UX Issues, Pro... [Published SitePoint - Sep 26 2014]
Microsoft, Google & Apple: Education Smackdown [Published Information Week - Sep 26 2014]
I need year-long assessments [Published Examiner.com - Sep 26 2014]
Big Changes Coming to the SAT [Published Make It Better - Sep 25 2014]
Loonie Drops Below 90 Cents [Published Huffington Post Canada - Sep 25 2014]
E-Learning Startup Udacity Raises $35M to Launc... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - Sep 24 2014]
Students in Mission Mode, Thrilled That Mars Or... [Published New Indian Express - Sep 24 2014]
Using Video to Transform Instruction [Published eSchool News - Sep 24 2014]
Top Free Homework Help Websites [Published Examiner.com - Sep 24 2014]
Google reveals most-searched university [Published BBC - Sep 24 2014]
A Framework for Goal-Driven Video SEO [Explaine... [Published Business 2 Community - Sep 23 2014]
8 Websites for Free Online Learning [Published US News & World Report - Sep 23 2014]
Comcast extends Maryland broadband adoption pro... [Published Individual.com - Sep 23 2014]
TB Med Tracker ‘Operation ASHA’ Named Tech Laur... [Published India-West - Sep 23 2014]
Comcast Kicks Off Year Four Of Internet Essenti... [Published Securities Technology Monitor - Sep 22 2014]
Silicon Valley’s conservatives try to up their ... [Published Fortune - Sep 22 2014]
Comcast Extends Internet Essentials Six Months ... [Published Comcast - Sep 22 2014]
5 Ways We Can Prepare the Next Generation of Wo... [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 22 2014]
Reclaiming The American Dream: There's an Award... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 22 2014]
5 Ways We Can Prepare the Next Generation of Wo... [Published Huffington Post - Sep 22 2014]
Major players join hands on open source [Published Deccan Herald - Sep 22 2014]
Digital poverty is a global issue we’ve ignored... [Published The Kernel - Sep 21 2014]
NNU honors the J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Found... [Published Noodls - Sep 20 2014]
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Where Books Are Banned, The Internet Can Be a L... [Published Informed Comment - Sep 29 2014]
By Jillian York via EFF The censorship or banning of books is a phenomenon that occurs in countries around the world. Books that are considered “scandalous” or inciteful in some way are often targets of censorship by governments, schools, libraries ...
E-Learning Startup Udacity Raises $35M to Launc... [Published WSJ.com: Venture Capital Dispatch - Sep 24 2014]
Udacity Inc. founder Sebastian ThrunUdacity Inc. Udacity Inc . has secured $35 million, the latest e-learning startup to raise funding in a growing cluster that has raised hundreds of millions from venture investors in a bid to redefine the way people ...
5 Ways We Can Prepare the Next Generation of Wo... [Published theCSRfeed - Sep 22 2014]
by Tae Yoo SOURCE: Cisco Systems Inc. DESCRIPTION: Consider this: Many of today’s top jobs didn’t exist 10 years ago — jobs such as app developers, social media managers, and  cloud  computing administrators. And, by 2018, it’s predicted that there ...
Facebook Launches Ambitious TODO Project to Imp... [Published OStatic blogs - Sep 16 2014]
Facebook's TODO project —which stands for Talk Openly, Develop Openly--is grabbing headlines this week as an effort to improve the way open source software is built and used. Over the years, Facebook has open sourced a number of its own tools, including ...
Internet giants band together to improve open s... [Published Help Net Security - News - Sep 16 2014]
A group of companies that includes Facebook, Google, Dropbox, GitHub and Khan Academy has announced a new collaboration that will focus on making open source "easier for everyone".Additional found... ...
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Bank of America Publishes 2013 Corporate Social... [Published Bank of America Press Release - Jun 24 2014]
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