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Dean Mantz

BIK Portal - BIK Community - 14 views

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    Great resource for educators, parents and students. The site provides a brief overview of numerous online services. The site allows you to quickly search or filter by category.
Dean Mantz

Straight from the DOE: Dispelling Myths About Blocked Sites | MindShift - 14 views

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    Interview with US Department of Education's Director of Education Technology, Karen Cator to dispell myths about blocked sites.
Dean Mantz

Kindergarten math internet resources for skill building at I4C - 17 views

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    Math skills for students ranging from Kindergarten to 8th grade mathematics.
Dean Mantz

Cybraryman Internet Catalogue - 8 views

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    Very nice collection of resources on using Skype in the classroom
Dean Mantz

Cybraryman Internet Catalogue - 12 views

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    A collection of methods questioning techniques.
Jennifer Dorman

The nine tribes of the internet | Pew Internet & American Life Project - 0 views

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    This talk explores the latest findings of the Pew Internet & American Life Project about broadband adoption and wireless connectivity and looks at why government agencies, associations, activists, and businesses should use varied digital strategies to serve the needs of different tribes of technology users.
Jennifer Dorman

Update: Microsoft updates free tool to remove persistent worm | InfoWorld | News | 2009... - 0 views

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    Update to the Malicious Software Removal Tool removes Conficker worm that infects a server and then tries to download other malicious software
Jennifer Dorman

ChunkIt! - 0 views

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    Discover an innovative new way to surf Google and the Web. With a single click, ChunkIt! searches the contents hidden behind the links on any Web page to extract the valuable "chunks" of information that really matter.
Jennifer Dorman

Let Your Geeky Kids Play Online With KidZui - 0 views

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    MakeUseOf.com
Jennifer Dorman

New Study Shows Time Spent Online Important for Teen Development - MacArthur Foundation - 0 views

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    Key points: -There is a generation gap in how youth and adults view the value of online activity. -Youth are navigating complex social and technical worlds by participating online. -Young people are motivated to learn from their peers online. (this is a key finding in the study and very relevant to educators) -Most youth are not taking full advantage of the learning opportunities of the Internet. (another finding that could impact the way teachers engage students in online learning) "The research demonstrates that, although many young people are developing a broad range of sophisticated new literacy and technical skills, they are also facing new challenges in how to manage their visibility and social relationships online."
Jennifer Dorman

eSchoolNews - This fair-use guide offers copyright shelter - 0 views

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    Created though a partnership among the Media Education Lab at Temple University, the Center for Social Media at American University (AU), and AU's Washington College of Law, with funding from the MacArthur Foundation, the code identifies five principles of consensus about acceptable practices for the fair use of copyrighted materials, wherever and however it occurs: in K-12 schools, higher-education institutions, nonprofit groups that offer media-education programs for children and youth, and adult-education programs. 1. Employing copyrighted material in media-literacy lessons 2. Employing copyrighted material in preparing curriculum materials 3. Sharing media-literacy curriculum materials 4. Student use of copyrighted materials in their own academic and creative work 5. Developing audiences for student work
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