American Association of Deaf Students April 2014 Study of 4 groups of students: those hard of hearing, with learning disabilities, English language learners and students with no identified learning disability all showed significant improvement in retention using computer tablet notes.Read Full
click here for What We Learned from 5 million Books by two Harvard researchers.
Culturomics is a form of computational lexicology that studies human behavior and cultural trends through the quantitative analysis of digitized texts– presented here by Jean-Baptiste Michel and Erez Lieberman Aiden
The guys are charming and funny and the results of their research, in charts, are revelatory– in the possibiliities they illumine.
Teacher, Kevin of Meandering Minds blog uses Voicethread and Google Docs to guide students in viewing and analyzing their digital life. Give it a look and listen– not a bad look-back for non-students, too, but critical for student growth.Read Full
Tony Wan, Co.Exist It takes more than a village: It also takes a hotspot. TeachAClass.org is bringing wireless routers pre-loaded with online education content to provide lessons to rural communities. As a turbulent snowstorm whips across the vast, desolate Mongolian grasslands, a group of schoolchildren huddle over laptops, their eyes transfixed as the sagacious Sal Khanworks […]Read Full