Archive for October 2008

Coming soon…

  [Editor note: before you mentally file this away with the 100K Tesla, take note… not only does the Aptera come out of the gate with over 100 mpg, prices start at $27K… about the same amount that we paid for the Sensible City Prius.] CARLSBAD, Calif. — Bored working as an engineer for a…

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CF: Technology & Learning – Decision 2008

For the next two weeks, classes using Promethean’s Activote Student Response System can participate in “Cast Your Vote: Decision 2008.” This online activity lets classrooms from around the world choose the next US president. Each participating classroom has been assigned a US state. Teachers are provided with flipchart templates to use in their classroom (which can…

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CF: Inhabitat features Urban Re:Vision Re:Construct winners

From our friends at Inhabitat… Gunwook Nam’s Human Pump is a clever solution to the world’s water crisis that captures kinetic energy generated from human foot traffic and uses it to power a system of pumps that bring fresh drinking water to the surface in a playful, dramatic and life-saving waterfall. One of three winners in the Re:construct competition sponsored…

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CF: KRXA’s “Tomorrow Matters” RE:VISION interview with Stacey Frost

Deborah Lindsay of Tomorrow Matters hosted Stacey Frost for a one-hour interview on URBAN RE:VISION and its most current competitions and activities. It is one of the most elequent and comprehendable overview’s we have ever organized. Take a listen: [download mp3]. Visit Tomorrow Matter’s online: [click here]. To learn about Re:Vision 6, the latest competition in…

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Updated – London Symposium

This week we are in London to support the ITiE Symposium, a gathering of education leaders from around the globe (over 30 countries represented) which focuses in great depth on the issues that are currently affecting the educational environment globally. Last night Britain’s Minister of State for Schools, Jim Knight, addressed over 200 international delegates (including…

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