Next Gen Toys – AI and Siri On Steroids

Next Generation Toys Jean M. Twenge recently published a thought-provoking article titled “Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation“. I will be the first to admit I haven’t read the “parenting book” from cover to cover and I have made my share of parenting mistakes. I am not sure any parent or technology company for that matter could anticipate […]

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First eBook Publication – People, Education, Technology

Special thanks to Richard Schwier from the ETAD Master Program at the University of Saskatchewan.   The publication includes a number of ETAD Master program essays covering various topics around educational technology.  

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Distraction Addiction – Alex Pang

“Rather than being forced into a state of perpetual distraction, with all the unhappiness and discontent such a state creates, we can approach information technologies in a way that is mindful and nearly effortless and that contributes to our ability to focus, be creative, and be happy. “It’s an approach I call contemplative computing. “The […]

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Technology SAMR Model for Administrators – Part 1: Staff Presentations | Edutopia

Technology SAMR Model for Administrators – Part 1: Staff Presentations | Edutopia.   The introduction of wireless networks and bring-your-own-device (BYOD) programs in classrooms has increased the demand for teachers to effectively utilize technology worldwide. We have seen an emphasis placed on technology-centered professional development to ensure that classroom educators are best prepared for these […]

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? Moment of Discovery – Visionary Educational Leadership – What Does the Future Hold?

This video truly demonstrates how Apple envisioned education in the future. It is critical for every organization to have staff that can plan for a tomorrow that few can see. Leadership and risking taking are important elements when it comes to implementing or preparing for change. [youtube] via ? Moment of Discovery – YouTube.

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About Us | STEM Fuse – Curriculum Kick Starter

STEM Fuse was born in my mind in February of 2008. It left my mind and hit a square, bar height, kitchen table in Sartell, Minnesota in 2009. It now consists of 11 employees and at least that many more contributing contractors along with a second office in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.Things have changed and […]

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Padagogy Wheel

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NMC Horizon Report > 2014 K-12 Edition | The New Media Consortium

The internationally recognized NMC Horizon Report series and regional NMC Technology Outlooks are part of the NMC Horizon Project, a comprehensive research venture established in 2002 that identifies and describes key trends, significant challenges, and emerging technologies likely to have a large impact over the coming five years in education around the globe. This volume, […]

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The NMC Horizon Report: K-12 Edition | The New Media Consortium

Launched in 2009, the NMC Horizon Report > K-12 Edition broadened the reach of the NMC Horizon Report series to include primary, middle, and high schools. The K-12 Edition examines emerging technologies for their potential impact on and use in teaching, learning, and creative inquiry in pre-college education environments. via The NMC Horizon Report: K-12 […]

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? Daphne Koller: What we’re learning from online education – YouTube

Daphne Koller is enticing top universities to put their most intriguing courses online for free — not just as a service, but as a way to research how people learn. With Coursera (cofounded by Andrew Ng), each keystroke, quiz, peer-to-peer discussion and self-graded assignment builds an unprecedented pool of data on how knowledge is processed. […]

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