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Checking For Cheaters

Now there's a free plagiarism paper checker for educators to test out for those students who can't just seem to DO THEIR OWN WORK. I stumbled upon the link in the comment section, while reading a great post from Arvind Grover on "Where Do You Start in Tech Education" at the 21Apples blog.-Amy Bowllan

Checking For Cheaters

Now there's a free plagiarism paper checker for educators to test out for those students who can't just seem to DO THEIR OWN WORK. I stumbled upon the link in the comment section, while reading a great post from Arvind Grover on "Where Do You Start in Tech Education" at the 21Apples blog.-Amy Bowllan

Who Helped To Shape You?

Back in 2002, NPR did a report on the 100 Best Fictional Characters of the 20th century. The commentator opens the dialogue with the notion that someone in fiction helped to shape you into who you are today. Here are NPR's top 10 from 2002…1 – Jay Gatsby, The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald, 1925 2 – [...]

Who Helped To Shape You?

Back in 2002, NPR did a report on the 100 Best Fictional Characters of the 20th century. The commentator opens the dialogue with the notion that someone in fiction helped to shape you into who you are today. Here are NPR's top 10 from 2002…1 – Jay Gatsby, The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald, 1925 2 – [...]

It’s Not Just Dove Doing It

Does your school promote the positive self-esteem for young girls in science, math and technology? It's probably a topic that should just be embedded into curriculum. Anyway, Dove has their real beauty image campaign which is making its way onto the billboards; while Girl Scouts is promoting Girls Go Tech.  "It is all around you! During your lifetime you will have [...]

It’s Not Just Dove Doing It

Does your school promote the positive self-esteem for young girls in science, math and technology? It's probably a topic that should just be embedded into curriculum. Anyway, Dove has their real beauty image campaign which is making its way onto the billboards; while Girl Scouts is promoting Girls Go Tech.  "It is all around you! During your lifetime you will have [...]

You Can ‘Digg’ Your Way Out

MSM's mantra is, "If it bleeds it leads!" And if you're into reading Digg stories (which comes via Will Richardson's website a while back) you'll see why people are clicking over to alternative news and information."Digg is a technology news website that combines social bookmarking, blogging, RSS, and non-hierarchical editorial control. With digg, users submit stories for review, but [...]

You Can ‘Digg’ Your Way Out

MSM's mantra is, "If it bleeds it leads!" And if you're into reading Digg stories (which comes via Will Richardson's website a while back) you'll see why people are clicking over to alternative news and information."Digg is a technology news website that combines social bookmarking, blogging, RSS, and non-hierarchical editorial control. With digg, users submit stories for review, but [...]

Take The Online Quiz

Is this statement true or false? "As you browse through a book dealing with your topic, you come across a sentence that states very clearly a point you would like to make in your term paper. You add the sentence to your paper exactly as you see it and cite the book. Later a friend [...]

Take The Online Quiz

Is this statement true or false? "As you browse through a book dealing with your topic, you come across a sentence that states very clearly a point you would like to make in your term paper. You add the sentence to your paper exactly as you see it and cite the book. Later a friend [...]