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Reflections on ISTE 2014 Atlanta

Last night I came back from ISTE 2014 in Atlanta. As ISTE always is, it’s empowering, inspiring, overwhelming, and exhausting. This year, I had the privilege of becoming a board member of the ISTE Independent School Educators Network  (new twitter … Continue reading

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A Vision of the Future From Those Likely to Invent It – NYTimes.com

A great infographic about the future and technology courtesy of the NY Times A Vision of the Future From Those Likely to Invent It – NYTimes.com.

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Getty Museum Adds Another 77,000 Images to its Open Content Archive – Open Culture

Open Culture has announced that the Getty Museum has published an additional 77,000 images to its Open Content Archive! The Getty Museum’s Open Content Archive is a repository of images that the museum has placed in the Public Domain. More than 87,000 high … Continue reading

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Digital Zombie Series: “Notifistraction” Disease

Originally posted on Hooked On Innovation:
Original Image here: http://goo.gl/XNgMhR Since the beginning of time, man has always had an innate sense of alertness.  In our primitive self, that alertness was used to make us aware of dangers around us.…

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SXSWedu – Can the Liberal Arts Survive in an Age of Innovation?

The next session I am attending is a topic near and dear to my heart as a liberal arts major, “Can the Liberal Arts Survive in an Age of Innovation?” The speakers are David Maxwell, President of Drake University, Liz … Continue reading

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Interactive Map of Global Indicators

The PEW Research center has recently published a new interactive map that highlights global indicators drawn from their database. Examine how the world’s opinion of President Barack Obama has changed over his presidency or the world’s opinion of China. The … Continue reading

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Facebook is a bad way to rate potential employees, study finds

Originally posted on Naked Security:
Potential employers Google us. They pore over our tweets. They scan our Facebook postings. They want to see our truly embarrassing internet gaffes before they let us step through the door for an interview. In…

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5 Things Everyone Should Learn to do on Their iPad

Did you get a fancy new iPad for Christmas or have one that you want to harness for a little more power? Here are five skills that everyone should learn to maximize their iPad: Cloud sync your Calendar – The … Continue reading

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The Vatican & Bodlein Libraries Go Public & Digital

The Vatican and Bodlein Libraries, in conjunction with a grant from the Polonsky Foundation, have gone digital. Now instead of booking a reservation with the librarians and hopping on a plane to Italy or England, patrons can simply log on … Continue reading

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Technology Together: Whole School Professional Development for Capability and Confidence

The next conference I am attending is by Sam Bruzzese (you can check out his blog here). If you would like to see the notes for his talk, check out the link here. I’m excited to hear more information about providing … Continue reading

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