"The Science/Technology/Society (STS) theme describes a contemporary trend in education which focuses on the teaching of isuessuchasairquality,nuclear power,landuse,and water resources but justification for including STS in the high school core curriculum has a precedence based on historical connections among science, technology, and society"
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"The American Academy of Pediatrics and the Canadian Society of Pediatrics state infants aged 0-2 years should not have any exposure to technology, 3-5 years be restricted to one hour per day, and 6-18 years restricted to 2 hours per day"
"In recent years, a lot of mindmapping resources have begun popping up on the Internet. Some of the more powerful ones require you to download and install a chunky program on your computer. Others cost a pretty penny. Here are four free mindmapping tools that are web-based, meaning you can get up and running immediately without hassle.
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"Chicago is getting ready for a standardized test called the ISAT. Here's a 1 minute video of an Inservice session to help teachers prep for "The Vocabulary Matrix"."
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Paralyzed by a stroke, Henry Evans uses a telepresence robot to take the stage — and show how new robotics, tweaked and personalized by a group called Robots for Humanity, help him live his life. He shows off a nimble little quadrotor drone, created by a team led by Chad Jenkins, that gives him the ability to navigate space — to once again look around a garden, stroll a campu
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"This class covers all the basics of video editing with the brand new version of Apple's iMovie. We cover how to import your footage, add transitions, sound effects, background music, color correction and stabilization, and much more! This class is for the 2013 version of iMovie
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