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28 Aug

1. Election – Where to from here – possibilities http://blogs.abc.net.au/antonygreen/2010/08/hung-parliament-where-to-from-here.html
2. Attention is key http://www.nytimes.com/2010/08/16/technology/16brain.html?_r=1
3. Share learning http://www.wepapers.com/
4. Cheap calls via google http://www.smh.com.au/technology/technology-news/aussies-make-cheap-phone-calls-through-google-20100827-13usc.html
5. Livescribe smartpen http://www.eschoolnews.com/2010/08/26/new-software-turns-paper-into-an-inexpensive-digital-tablet/
6. The socially networked classroom – facebook http://www.eschoolnews.com/2010/05/20/teaching-in-a-socially-networked-classroom/?ast=42
7. New projectors make any wall an IWB http://www.eschoolnews.com/2010/01/13/new-projector-makes-any-wall-an-interactive-whiteboard/?ast=41
8. Blended learning boosts achievement http://www.eschoolnews.com/2009/07/14/ed-blended-learning-helps-boost-achievement-2/?ast=34
9. Are qualified teachers always effective teachers? http://www.eschoolnews.com/2010/08/26/are-qualified-teachers-always-effective-teachers/
10. Will Skype eclipse fee-based videoconferencing? http://www.eschoolnews.com/2010/05/17/will-skype-eclipse-fee-based-videoconferencing/?ast=42
11. Ipad in school http://www.pcworld.com/businesscenter/article/204207/how_schools_are_putting_the_ipad_to_work.html
12. The Web Way to Learn a Language – lote http://www.nytimes.com/2010/01/28/technology/personaltech/28basics.html?_r=1&em
13. One-to-one computing http://www.eschoolnews.com/2010/02/11/one-to-one-computing-the-last-piece-of-the-puzzle/
14. Smartphones give you wings: Pedagogical affordances of mobile Web 2.0 http://www.ascilite.org.au/ajet/ajet26/cochrane.pdf
15. Alternatives to Pride and Prejudice – favorite was Pride, Prejudice and Zombies. Also : Chris Crutcher’s books: Whale Talk, Staying Fat for Sarah Burns and Deadline-his books have a protagonist who is bullied but with a good self concept…Deadline is a football book and Whale Talk is about 5 misfits who form a swim team. John Grisham’s Bleachers. Friday Night Lights also has a lot of societal issues students might enjoy debating.
16. Ten Tips for Personalized Learning via Technology http://bit.ly/96GvD2
17. Anne Robinson http://www.slideshare.net/LibraryOnline/library-services-resources-for-staff Library Services & Resources for Staff slideshare also on issuu http://issuu.com/libraryonline/docs/staff_guide
18. 5 reasons teachers should avoid facebook http://doyle-scienceteach.blogspot.com/2010/08/5-reasons-teacher-should-avoid-facebook.html
19. YouTube Launches Full-Length Movie Section http://j.mp/9hL845
20. Very funny – Harry Potter Literal http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MahTKZDHXaA

 
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