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Let me Google that for You...

This week I had a tough assignment.  I had to debate the question, ‘should schools teach things that can be googled?’  I was arguing the agree side of this debate and I found it challenging to say the least.   1,039 more words


Matthew Leupold, a work in progress

So my task this week was to cyber-sleuth a classmate, the lucky guy being Matthew Leupold! A simple Google search of “Matthew Leupold” brought up his… 373 more words


A Few Rules for Good Presentations

I am currently watching a course at lynda.com on Design 101 Presentation, taught by John McWade.. Everyone who gives PowerPoint presentations should watch this course. A fdw of his rules are: 102 more words

Educational Technologies

1-to-1 Laptop Initiatives Linked to Higher Scores

A new study, analyzing results of fifteen years’ worth of research studies, found that efforts by K-12 schools to implement 1-to-1 laptop deployments has , on average, had a statistically significant positive impact on student test scores in English/language arts, writing, math, and science. 184 more words


Networked Learning Project (Post 1 )-"Hashi" (Chopsticks)

For the Networked Learning Project I had to think of something that I have always wanted to learn how to do. One thing that I always tried to learn, but never really achieved my goal in is… 274 more words