InforMedia Services (IMS)

Technology Instruction for St. Cloud State University

technology for early childhood students

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 19th November 2014

Plan for today, Mon, Nov 17 class session: Parent involvement in their children’s social emotional and academic development. Introduce myself, who I am, who do I work with. Why is it good to know IMS and consider working with IMS. How to contact us – 5 min Start with a video from the following IMS [...]

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bingewatching

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 27th September 2014

Stop Binge-Watching TV http://www.slate.com/blogs/browbeat/2012/07/09/binge_watching_tv_why_you_need_to_stop_.html It seems that the perils of social media spill back to previous medias. The migration of TV content from TV to streaming (Neflix, Hulu etc) enables the trend of binge watching, which in addictiveness resembles greatly concerns typical for social media such as : addictiveness, poor concentration (AKA multitasking) etc. Can the [...]

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The Distracted Generation

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 19th September 2014

The Distracted Generation http://elearninginfographics.com/distracted-generation-infographic/

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Maria Popova: Staying Present and Grounded in the Age of Information Overload

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 4th September 2014

Maria Popova: Staying Present and Grounded in the Age of Information Overload http://99u.com/articles/29651/maria-popova-staying-present-and-grounded-in-the-age-of-information-overload The real work is how not to hang your self-worth, your sense of success and merits, the fullness of your heart, and the stability of your soul on those numbers.

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contemplative computing, contemplative pedagogy and getting “unplugged”

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 5th November 2013

Mark Zuckerberg’s Sister Published A Book About A Child Whose Mom Takes Her iPad Away http://www.businessinsider.com/randi-zuckerbergs-kids-book-dot-2013-11#ixzz2jmchiAAf social media etiquette unplug http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/03/books/review/randi-zuckerbergs-dot-complicated-and-dot.html Contemplative Pedagogy and Dealing with Technology Dan Barbezat, Amherst College; David Levy, University of Washington https://docs.google.com/viewer?pid=sites&srcid=cG9kbmV0d29yay5vcmd8d2lraXBvZGlhfGd4OjY4MDVkOTRlNGQyODY0ZjY&docid=9ffbca34d1874ac24b0a339bd01f94cf%7Cbeba8a8cdb041811cbd3136e0fdbd53b&a=bi&pagenumber=45&w=800 The accelerating pace of life is reducing the time for thoughtful reflection and in particular for contemplative scholarship, [...]

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Digital Identity and Digital Citizenship

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 3rd October 2013

5 Excellent Videos to Teach Your Students about Digital Citizenship ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning bibliography: Ramspott’s blog entry best written for my personal taste, but here is a long list of additional and similar opinions: Bramman, R. (n.d.). Digital Identity Essentials: Understanding Online Etiquette and the Rules Social Media Engagement. Research Personal Branding. Retrieved October [...]

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