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So Bill Gates Has This Idea for a History Class ..

THE EDUCATION ISSUE

Bill Gates, right, with David Christian, a professor from Australia with a new approach to teaching history.

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Two Moms Created A Website To Help Families Find Their Parenting 'Village'

The Huffington Post

 By Caroline Bologna

  • Posted: 08/29/2014 12:18 pm EDT Updated: 08/29/2014 12:59 pm EDT

    They say it takes a village to raise a child. 337 more words

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    Back-to-School Digital Life Conversation Starters

    Check out an interesting graphic filled with back-to-school digital life conversation starters over at the Platform for Good website. You can also download a PDF with a larger image to post at home near a work area or on the refrigerator. 177 more words

    21st Century Learning

    Teaching Kids to Search Well and Evaluate What They Find

    My post, Back-to-School Research Tip: Help Your Child Use Curated Online Databases, is posted over at the Platform for Good website. It describes strategies that parents and educators can use to help children understand more about quality searching and help 21st Century kids become better evaluators of their search results. 135 more words

    Parents And Technology

    "We actually want parents to be very aware of what the children are doing online"- Ms. Noopur Raghunath, Founder, Certus Technologies

    Ms. Noopur Raghunath, Founder, Certus Technologies shares her views with technuter.com on child monitoring app eKAVACH:
    Could you please tell us about eKAVACH?
    Suppose your child is downloading an application which is not suitable for his age group. 8 more words

    How Quickly Do New Apps Gain Kids’ Attention?

    As we get ready to return to school for the 2014-15 academic year, my thoughts turn toward the digital life changes that I’ll observe in the lives of my 21st Century students when we come together in September. 267 more words

    Parents And Technology

    Fight the Bully: What Parents Can Do

    I get asked a lot of questions. Seriously, I’ll show you my inbox sometime. It’s truthfully one of the best parts of my job, being able to impart wisdom that I have picked up from over five years of travelling around the United States and talking with people. 595 more words

    Cyberbullying