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The Next Ten Words--Jeff Johnson Edition

If you were a journalist and could only ask one question of any politician you ever interviewed, perhaps the best question to ask would always be, … 876 more words

Helping Improve Comprehension for Students with Dyslexia

Recently we exhibited at the SPELD New Zealand Memory Matters conference. Many of the delegates work directly with school and university students who have Dyslexia. This video from Livescribe discusses how a student can use Livescribe smartpens in class to help comprehension. 27 more words


Xykademiqz Drowns in Swimming

A few weeks ago I posted on my disorienting foray into the Twilight Zone world of high-school athletics at Eldest’s new school.

It’s all very macho. 634 more words

Memory Matters - A Customer Perspective on how Livescribe Helps

The theme for this years SPELD New Zealand conference is “Memory Matters”. Over the years of working with Livescribe we’ve heard from hundreds of customers about how important their smartpen is and how it aids memory. 39 more words


Editorial and Professorial Nuggets

–  I am an associate editor of a specialized disciplinary journal. I try my best to include junior researchers (postdocs, young profs or nonacademic scientists, even some senior graduate students) as reviewers when I know they do good work based on what I have heard or seen them present at conferences. 792 more words

Panel Event: "Environmental Perspectives: Turning Kids Onto Science, Inside and Outside Class" (10/15/14)

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2014, 7:30 – 8:45PM
Environmental Perspectives: Turning Kids Onto Science, Inside and Outside Class
Downstairs at Town Hall; enter on Seneca Street. $5. 110 more words