9 Ways Students Can Use Social Media to Boost Their Careers
If you’re a Generation X-er or older, you likely use social media to cut it in the real world. You may also use social networks for personal reasons, but it’s always with the understanding that you’re a professional.
Critical Thinking Index Page
The Foundation and Center for Critical Thinking aim to improve education in colleges, universities and primary through secondary schools. We present publications, conferences, workshops and professional development programs, emphasizing instructional strategies, Socratic questioning, critical reading and writing, higher order thinking, assessment, research, quality enhancement, and competency standards.
ThumbScribes – Collaborative Writing Community – Login
ThumbScribes is a platform for creating collaborative content.
Co+Create haiku, poems, short stories, flash fiction, novellas, exquisite corpse and songs, real time or asynchronously with your computer, tablet, cell phone or even IM.
Flash activity to support spelling
Automate your Dropbox
Cloud application to automate things around your Dropbox
Six Strategies for Differentiated Instruction in Project-Based Learning | Edutopia
Project-Based Learning (PBL) naturally lends itself to differentiated instruction. By design, it is student-centered, student-driven and gives space for teachers to meet the needs of students in a variety of ways. PBL can allow for effective differentiation in assessment as well as daily management and instruction.
Everstudent Student Planner – Apps on Android Market
Easily manage your academic tasks & assignments and sync them into Evernote.
Everstudent lets you keep track of your daily academic tasks with a simple yet elegant planner interface, while synchronizing with the greatest note-taking software, Evernote®.
The State of Digital Education [INFOGRAPHIC] | kevin CORBETT
The State of Digital Education [INFOGRAPHIC]
Math Equation Renders a Heart Shape in Google Search Results
This Valentine, Send your Loved One a Google Search Query
Is public school enough to master a language? | A journée in language.
Is public school enough to master a language?
Everstudent – A Student Planner Within Evernote
Everstudent is a student planner that integrates with Evernote. Using Everstudent, students can keep track of assignments and due dates for all of their courses.
5 Essential Spreadsheets for Social Media Analytics
Social media analytics and tracking can be very time-consuming and expensive. You’ll find quite a few smart social media monitoring tools, but what if you can’t afford them?
Windows 8 ‘Borrowed’ Features From Linux
Microsoft in its blog “Building 8” explained their new native USB 3.0 stack. The news was no doubt greeted but along with comments that Linux has been doing that for three years.
Microsoft Will Launch Kinect For Workplace Next Month
Microsoft wants its popular Kinect to be a game changer for more than just video games.
Teaching with Google+ | Edutopia
Google+, as you likely know, is Google’s own foray into social media.
As much the digital overlap of Google Search, Docs, Calendar, and Gmail software as it is a response to Facebook, Google+ has strong potential application in formal learning environment. First, a look at what makes Google+ tick.
TechLearning: SCHOOLCIO : BYOD Strategies
Proponents of “bring your own device” (BYOD) programs like them for a lot of reasons: budgets keep dwindling, students already bring devices to school, and technology isn’t getting cheaper. “People are saying ‘It’s happening in the real world. Let’s mirror that in our schools,” says Lucy Gray, project director ofthe Leadership for Mobile Learning (LML) initiative at CoSN, the Consortium for School Networking.