A 9-year-old goes in on standardized tests and ends with the best mic drop of all time. http://t.co/pzITyvPAoX
"Watchkin is a service that allows you to watch and project YouTube videos without seeing the related sidebar content typically seen on YouTube.com.
Watchkin can be used in a few ways. You can enter the direct URL of a video into Watchkin to have the sidebar content removed. You can search for videos through Watchkin and have family-friendly results displayed (if a video appears that is not family-friendly Watchkin has a mechanism for flagging it as inappropriate). Watchkin also offers a browser bookmarklet tool that you can click while on YouTube.com to have the related content disappear from the page. "
Via @nprnews: 5 Lessons Education Research Taught Us In 2014 http://t.co/uefbrsJVbU |Very interesting results!
study showing the importance of libraries
Overview of how libraries can and do help the students in lower economic circumstances.
Here's another reason you should never trust Wikipedia http://t.co/pbQaPcXQJK via @smh
It has survived unchallenged for almost a decade, but Wikipedia editors have finally caught up with, and removed, an entry created by an anonymous Australian contributor who concocted a fake Aboriginal deity named Jar'Edo Wens.
"We exist to shine the light of scrutiny into the dark crevices of Wikipedia and its related projects; to examine the corruption there, along with its structural flaws; and to inoculate the unsuspecting public against the torrent of misinformation, defamation, and general nonsense that issues forth from one of the world's most frequently visited websites, the "encyclopedia that anyone can edit.""
"U.S. Highlights features Street View imagery of historic places like Gettysburg and Antietam battlefields as well as interesting places like state and national parks. Next to the imagery you will find a pop-up box containing facts about the place featured in the imagery you are viewing. "
danielson and techology from Doug Johnson
NJ, Pearson, and PARCC: Lies or ineptitude? http://t.co/SdxX55aNzS
How to split a column of full names into a column with first names and a separate column of last names.
RT @agiftagain: .@Pearson is spying on our kids online! Let's get 50,000 signatures to stop them! http://t.co/R1ZiPPf9oK #PearsonIsWatching…
NJ admits Pearson can get private information about children http://t.co/KW1bonMZuX
create an audio slideshow on YouTube
"Academic Search Premier is terrific resource for college and high school students who need articles about certain subject matter in order to write papers. It offers full-text articles from peer-reviewed journals that students can print, save to a flash drive, or email to themselves as PDF attachments. The database is easy to use, it is updated on a daily basis, and it contains a multitude of articles about many different topics. "
Parents just don’t get social media, chief NJ testing officer says http://t.co/uTyQ7esMHB
Links between NJ education and Pearson are cozy indeed http://t.co/DKGb1XiCfH
No hassles when you clean like #TheHoff. Watch and share for a chance to win the #sweeps! https://t.co/YLwHQLjVP0
RT @sljournal: Pearson Monitors Social Media of Students Taking PARCC Common Core Test http://t.co/5RGv5vpcQ9 via @infodocket
great questions to ask at the end of a class