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Education and Technology

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 2nd January 2015

Education and Technology
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Education and Technology

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evolution of technology in the classroom

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 2nd January 2015

The evolution of technology in the classroom

http://www.phoenix.edu/forward/perspectives/2013/01/the-evolution-of-technology-in-the-classroom.html
evolution of technology in the classroom

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evolution of technology in the classroom

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 2nd January 2015

The evolution of technology in the classroom

http://www.phoenix.edu/forward/perspectives/2013/01/the-evolution-of-technology-in-the-classroom.html

 

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Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 2nd January 2015

What does it take to create e-learning

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What does it take to create e-learning

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Jeopardy-style Game in Google Spreadsheets

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 30th December 2014

How to Create a Jeopardy-style Game in Google Spreadsheets

http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2014/11/how-to-create-jeopardy-style-game-in.html

use Flippity

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Minecraft for Math

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 15th December 2014

6 Minecraft lesson ideas for your Common Core math class

http://www.eschoolnews.com/2014/12/01/minecraft-lesson-ideas-243


Minecraft EDU – Part 3: Mathematics on the Farm

http://www.classthink.com/2014/01/24/minecraft-edu-part-3-mathematics-farm/

Engage NY Module 3 Area and Perimeter Minecraft Math activity

http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Engage-NY-Module-3-Area-and-Perimeter-Minecraft-Math-activity-1570866

Mathematica Minecraft

http://mathematica.stackexchange.com/questions/19669/mathematica-minecraft

 

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brain and virtual reality

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 14th December 2014

How does the brain react to virtual reality? Completely different pattern of activity in brain

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/11/141124162926.htm

UCLA neurophysicists have found that space-mapping neurons in the brain react differently to virtual reality than they do to real-world environments. Their findings could be significant for people who use virtual reality for gaming, military, commercial, scientific or other purposes

Virtual Reality Affects Brain’s ‘GPS Cells’

http://www.livescience.com/49021-virtual-reality-brain-maps.html
a new study in rats shows that the virtual world affects the brain differently than real-world environments, which could offer clues for how the technology could be used to restore navigating ability and memory in humans.

Per Google Scholar:
http://scholar.google.com/scholar?q=brain+and+virtual+reality&hl=en&as_sdt=0&as_vis=1&oi=scholart&sa=X&ei=KvCMVKrHPIaayATNjYKADA&ved=0CB0QgQMwAA

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mindmapping

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 14th December 2014

Three Mind Mapping Tools That Save to Google Drive

http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2014/03/three-mind-mapping-tools-that-save-to.html

MindMup
Lucidchart
Mindmeister

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typewriter

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 11th December 2014

Hemingwrite Modernizes The Typewriter With An E-Ink Screen And Cloud Storage

http://techcrunch.com/2014/12/10/hemingwrite

Want to get off the grid? well, not entirely, since you still will be in the “cloud.” :)

But if you are into “disconnect” and “mindful computing,” this typewriter can be a good start

 

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3D printing Curriculum

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 10th December 2014

Stratasys launches Free 3D printing Curriculum

http://campustechnology.com/articles/2014/12/04/stratasys-launches-free-3d-printing-curriculum.aspx

Here is a link to the first unit: web.stcloudstate.edu/informedia/3dprint/U01.zip
The documents are big (up to 400MB). Please let us know, if you want to work together.

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