Archive for February 2011

Darden Fellow John Hunter to Speak at TED

For over 30 years, teacher John Hunter, a Fellow of the Center for Global Initiatives (CGI) at the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business, has challenged students in his Charlottesville, Virginia public school classrooms to…

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Clear Village kicks off Helsingborg Lab

Today, Clear Village kicks off an exciting new participative design Lab in Sweden, aimed at articulating the future cultural life of its host city, Helsingborg. Led by Clear Village and Artur Moustafa of the Helsingborg City Theatre, participants will gather background information and stimuli which…

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Westmorland Elementary enjoys class gadgets while learning

WESTMORLAND — If one listened closely, one could almost hear a pin drop in a highly attentive classroom.

The sound of learning with mostly silent electronic gadgets keeps Westmorland Union Elementary School teacher Michelle Padilla’s class “focused and interested in what’s going on.”

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Tech & Learning: Qtopia Demo at FETC

Qtopia, a free online learning platform with thousands of ready‐to‐use practice materials, was unveiled today at FETC. The online environment provides student access to educational activities, games, and homework from anywhere with internet access. Click here to read the full story: http://www.techlearning.com/article/36470

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Qtopia to Debut at the Florida Educational Technology Conference

PUYALLUP, WA – 02/01/11 — Qtopia, a free online learning platform with thousands of ready-to-use practice materials, will be released at FETC.  The online environment provides student access to educational activities, games, and homework from anywhere with internet access.  The service is available for use immediately at Qtopia.com. “Qtopia was created with the educator and learning process in…

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