In the past few years, many colleges have expanded the scale and scope of centers that support teaching and learning with technology, as part of an effort to build a new “innovation infrastructure” for instruction. That’s according to...Show More Summary
Slow and fast, mid- or tip-flex—they can all be confusing terms for even advanced anglers. Watch these two instructional videos from Tim Rajeff for a great explanation of understanding fly rod action. Thanks to technological advancements in plastics manufacturing, improvements … more ?
(Tech Support | Cleveland, OH, USA) Tech Support | Cleveland, OH, USA Categories: Extra Stupid Technology Tags: Tech Support Tech Support | Cleveland, OH, USA(I work tech support for a large corporation that services 50,000+ employees. Show More Summary
If you’re streaming pre-recorded yoga classes online, apparently you’re doing it all wrong. Now technology allows for yoga teachers to give live, personal instructions from virtually anywhere in the world. We wrote about the Finland-based company Yoogaia last year. Show More Summary
Technology and Instruction - Fairy Dust (Image Source) In my tongue in cheek post yesterday, The Secret Is Out, I briefly shared the results of a new study claiming that "school computers and classroom technology does not improve pupils'...Show More Summary
Is an oven complicated enough to need a thick instruction guide? For newer models with enhanced technology and fancy upgrades, the answer is a resounding "yes."
Are you a CTO, technical support or Instructional Technologist in Texas schools? Then you'll want to attend the inexpensive TCEA Technology Education Coordinators Special Interest Group (TEC-SIG) meeting taking place October 8 and 9, 2015!View the agenda online... Show More Summary
J.D. Power and Associates on Tuesday released its study of in-car technology that showed many new car buyers either don’t use features available on their car or aren’t aware they exist. According to the study, at least 20 percent ofShow More Summary
Researchers have finally been able to decipher, using hi-tech technology, a burned parchment originally discovered 45 years ago at the Dead Sea, and found it to be a part of the book of Leviticus from a 1,500-year-old Torah scroll.
With Gimbals becoming more common, it is not surprising that DIY versions emerge, and with the maturity of technology, they are usually pretty awesome. But this 2-Axis gimbal from Daniel Rhyoo stands out big time! Aside the slick looks, light weight and carbon fiber finish, Daniel provides full instructions, as well as a full part-list on [...]Show More Summary
(School | TX, USA) School | TX, USA Categories: Extra Stupid Technology Time Tags: School School | TX, USA (I am on the phone.) Me: “I sent the instructions to you in an email about half an hour ago; have you received it?” Customer: “No, but I am in the next time zone, so I will check in another half an hour, at the time you sent it.” Me: “If […] (Read more...)
Technology is transforming America’s classrooms From online learning resources like Khan Academy to Teach to One – which creates customized lessons for each student based on progress from the previous day – new digital instructional tools allow teachers to tailor learning to students' needs, skills, and interests. Show More Summary
Two years ago, Texas gun enthusiast Cody Wilson experimented with the burgeoning 3-D printing technology that, following coded instructions, manufactures products from plastic. NASA recently used the process to create a wrench aboard the International Space Station with instructions sent from Earth.
Lisa Nielsen says teachers can use technology in the classroom to expand students’ horizons. José Antonio Bowen says it often interferes with teaching children how to think.
While neuroscience races ahead, continuing to unlock more secrets about how our brain works and functions (still largely a mystery), parallels continue to grow between how neurons fire to relay information and instructions throughout our nervous system, and how information flows between individuals and organizations in an increasingly connected world.
From Pflugerville ISD folks:" We are working hard to build an infrastructure that will last for a decade and support any instructional initiatives that come our way. Our 2014 Bond has set aside over $5 million for student devices and we need instructional leaders to join our team and help us integrate. Show More Summary
The Fab Academy program is a distributed educational model providing advanced digital fabrication instruction for students through a unique, hands-on curriculum and access to technological tools and resources. In this series, Erin, aka RobotGrrl shares her experiences with the program as she progresses through the courses. Show More Summary
Dmitry Medvedev instructed the government to sign the BRICS memorandum on Science, Technology and Innovation (STI).
. So since I left MetaFilter almost a year ago, my goal was to spend more time “librarianing” I have a part time job with the Internet Archive running Open Library. I write for The Message a Medium publication, sometimes … Continue reading ?
Technology specialist Sara Boucher teaches about 1,000 students in classes as large as 45 at Steven G. Schorr Elementary School in Clark County, Nevada, making it hard to tailor instruction and impossible to learn everyone's name. She does her best, but the teacher shortage in the county, which includes Las Vegas, is about to get worse. Show More Summary