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DESIGN & CREATIVITY
INSIDE SAM – EPISODE 2 (Sambiglyon)
REPORT: HIGH-ACHIEVING MINORITIES DROP OFF IN HIGH SCHOOL (Education News)
3 NEW DIGITAL STORYTELLING APPS FOR KIDS (Educational Technology and Mobile Learning)
FRIENDS OF SAM
Mendel's Garden Path is a genetics activity adapted from Genome Island in Second Life to Opensim. It has been used by Dr. Clark to teach college genetics.
LINK: VIBE Presentation: Lessons from Mendel's Garden Path, Max Chatnoir (Tuesday 22 April)
Eight Educational Outreach: ASSET
Show me the money! Use this clip from “The Electric Company” to define and demonstrate cost, dollar, quarter, dime and nickel. You’ll kill two birds with one stone by tackling vocabulary and counting with your young students at the same time. (Grades 1-3)
LINK: Spooky summer soiree
"It is not true that people stop pursuing dreams because they grow old, they grow old because they stop pursuing dreams." Gabriel Garcia Marquez
LINK: Warrior: "Your life matters"
TAPPING INTO THE EMOTIONAL SIDE OF VIDEO GAMES: DEVELOPING HOPE, HEALING AND LOVE (Mashable)
WORLD OF WARCRAFT KICKS OFF AZEROTH CHOPPERS (Massively)
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: WHAT’S IT TO YOU? PART 2 - NOT DEAD YET (Library Journal)
BYE BYE BRAILLE! THIS FINGERREADER RING CAN READ BOOKS TO THE BLIND (Kotaku)
MANGA TEACHES JAPANESE KIDS ALL ABOUT THE AVENGERS (Digital Trends)
FREE PUBLISHING SERVICE (Sambiglyon)
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
SUBMISSIONS FOR OUR INSERT COIN: NEW CHALLENGERS CONTEST ARE OPEN! (Engadget)
PROJECT ARA TO LAUNCH $100K MODULE CONTEST TO FOCUS MINDS OF DEVELOPERS (Digital Trends)
GOOGLE NOW LETS YOU ACCESS YOUR COMPUTER THROUGH ANDROID WITH CHROME REMOTE DESKTOP (The Verge)
HUBBLE DELIVERS CLEAREST CROSS-SECTION OF THE UNIVERSE (Wired UK)
'MOST EARTH-LIKE PLANET YET'' SPOTTED BY KEPLER (BBC)
TRENDS UK TO LAUNCH HAYNES BUILD YOUR OWN ENGINES WEBSITE (Toy News)
CHESS ROBOTS TO CAUSE JUDGMENT DAY? (ScienceDaily)
THE FUTURE OF INTERSTELLAR COMMUNICATION GOES "PEW, PEW, PEW" (Gizmodo)
THE IDEAS ARCHIVE
When searching for something on the internet, you can think of the web as something you pour into the top of your computer using a funnel and then sift out the unwanted elements in the mixture ...
READ MORE: All search results are relevant to some extent
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