Wednesday, February 15, 2012

New tools make self-publishing e-books easier – USATODAY.com

New tools make self-publishing e-books easier – USATODAY.com

Thursday, February 9, 2012

Letters alive™ Reading Curriculum: Augmented reality that makes learning...


Education's first classroom curriculum based on "augmented reality" technology attracted huge crowds at just-completed educational technology conferences in Florida and Texas. Pioneered by Logical Choice Technologies, Letters alive™—a new phonics curriculum for children learning to read—has seemingly-alive animals popping up in the hands of students and even responding to student questions and actions. Teachers and administrators in attendance were taken aback by the mind-blowing interactivity and intelligence of the virtual animals. Educators recognized the profound impact the curriculum could have on learning not only with pre-k and kindergarten students, but also with English Second Language (ESL) and Special Needs students.

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Shawn Achor: The happy secret to better work | Video on TED.com

Shawn Achor: The happy secret to better work | Video on TED.com

This video really highlights the Solution Focused principles used in counseling.