Monthly Archives: February 2013

Cool Tool | NerdScholar

Compare schools, search for scholarships or use their handy student loan calculator to estimate your monthly payments and evaluate other loan options. All this from NerdScholar, winner of the College Knowledge Challenge, a competitive grant initiative funded by the Bill … Continue reading

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College Connections

The compelling case for telepresence in higher education HIGHER EDTECH | by Andy Lausch The number of students applying to and attending college grew 37 percent between 2000 and 2010.  With that kind of growth and competition for students, it … Continue reading

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Drum Roll, Please

The quest to save a music program, one click at a time COOL TOOLS | by Alaethea Hensley Being a part of the Cougar Drum Line is one of those activities that every Cahoon Elementary student looks forward to as … Continue reading

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Teacher Search and Rescue

Empowering educators to work collaboratively GUEST COLUMN | by Lynn Ochs As education budgets continue to tighten across the U.S., professional development for teachers is often one of the first things on the chopping block. Yet, given the growing challenges … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | SMART Table

Just a letter off from ‘tablet’ makes a big difference – but will the new SMART Table 442i from SMART Technologies excite young learners and help them grow together both socially and academically? Pull up a chair and have a … Continue reading

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