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The fun project turning school kids into filmmakers

The fun project turning school kids into filmmakers

 

by Brett Henebery

10 Feb 2016

The ‘maker’ movement has taken many forms over…

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Posted by Timothy Gangwer on February 10, 2016 at 9:36am

How to Provide Kids With Screen Time That Supports Learning

How to Provide Kids With Screen Time That Supports Learning

By Deborah Farmer Kris

NOVEMBER 11, 2015

The digital landscape of American childhood is in flux, according to surveys:…

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Posted by Timothy Gangwer on February 9, 2016 at 9:28am

Martin Scorsese and The Importance of Visual Literacy

Martin Scorsese and The Importance of Visual Literacy

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Posted by Timothy Gangwer on February 5, 2016 at 3:16pm

Guess What! – Behind the Scenes #1 Visual literacy

Guess What! – Behind the Scenes #1 Visual literacy

Creating a new language course is always a team effort. Authors, editors, artists, designers and many others work closely together, each adding their own particular skills and insights.

Over the next two weeks, to…

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Posted by Timothy Gangwer on January 19, 2016 at 12:30pm

What Drives Children’s Creativity?

What Drives Children’s Creativity?

By Joanne Foster, EdD | Dec 07, 2015 |

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Pens vs. paintbrushes. Compelling words vs vivid strokes. What underlies creativity for writers? For artists? Are there commonalities?…

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Posted by Timothy Gangwer on January 12, 2016 at 8:42am

 

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The fun project turning school kids into filmmakers

The fun project turning school kids into filmmakers by Brett Henebery10 Feb 2016The ‘maker’ movement has taken many forms over the years, but one project is taking it a step further, allowing school kids to be filmmakers.Glen Carter, principal of Miranda Public School, has been inspiring his students in a very different way – though a project called…See More
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How to Provide Kids With Screen Time That Supports Learning

How to Provide Kids With Screen Time That Supports LearningBy Deborah Farmer KrisNOVEMBER 11, 2015The digital landscape of American childhood is in flux, according to surveys: Most children under the…See More
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Martin Scorsese and The Importance of Visual Literacy

Martin Scorsese and The Importance of Visual LiteracyFebruary 05, 2016 | By andrewsiegel | The Arts | Comment I think that one of our collective gaps in knowledge is the little understood skill of visual literacy.  We mistakenly dismiss the ability to…See More
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Guess What! – Behind the Scenes #1 Visual literacy

Guess What! – Behind the Scenes #1 Visual literacyCreating a new language course is always a team effort. Authors, editors, artists, designers and many others work closely together, each adding their own particular skills and insights.Over the next two weeks, to celebrate the launch of…See More
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What Drives Children’s Creativity?

What Drives Children’s Creativity?By Joanne Foster, EdD | Dec 07, 2015 |SynopsisPens vs. paintbrushes. Compelling words vs vivid strokes. What underlies creativity for writers? For artists? Are there commonalities? How can parents and teachers nurture children’s creative expression? Here’s a candid dialogue between an author (Joanne Foster), and an artist (Rina Gottesman).A writer stares at an empty page or stark keyboard.…See More
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Google Proves That TV Teaches Girls to Not Like Computer Science

Google Proves That TV Teaches Girls to Not Like Computer ScienceBy Emily DeRuy | December 1, 2015National JournalGirls are less likely to consider a career portrayed as the haven for geeky boys.A new Google re­port that in­cludes sur­veys of par­ents and stu­dents con­duc­ted by Gal­lup sug­gests that ste­reo­types per­petu­ated by TV…See More
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What is my learning style? How to use this in your classes

What is my learning style? How to use this in your classesBy Varsity Tutors November 14, 2015 9:32 amYou’ve probably heard of the three primary learning styles: auditory, kinesthetic and visual. Maybe you’ve even given some thought to which learning style fits you best. But what does knowing one’s learning style really mean?Knowing your learning style is important because it can provide you with insight into how your brain learns…See More
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The Secret Weapons to Success

The Secret Weapons to SuccessBY TATIANA RADUNOVIC •   NOVEMBER 5, 2015The recent wave of midterms has swept across Carthage, leaving some students miserable and without an A in sight. Although midterms are not uncommon in nature, some students still have not found their preferred methods of studying.Study habits can be categorized by three different learning styles: visual, aural and kinesthetic. There are many different ways to study,…See More
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October is National Bullying Prevention MonthEvery October, schools and organizations across the country join STOMP Out Bullying™ in observing National Bullying Prevention Month. The goal: encourage communities to work together to stop bullying and…
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The search for a thinking machine

The search for a thinking machineBy Jane WakefieldTechnology reporter17 September 2015 From the section TechnologyBuilding an artificial brain that thinks like a human is complex and experts are only just beginning to get to grips with itBy 2050 some experts believe that machines will have reached human level intelligence.Thanks, in part, to a new era of machine learning, computer are already starting to assimilate information from raw data in…See More
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