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Really Good Stuff Digital Platform ~ ROCKS

Really Good Stuff Digital Platform ~ ROCKS Designed by Teachers. Loved by Students Really Good Stuff is helping teachers to achieve the most from technology with an excellent supplemental curriculum solution featuring 170-plus educational applications mapped to align with national, state, and Common Core standards. The premise of having a curated list of top-notch digital tools all in one…
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Why Your School Needs Really Good Stuff’s Digital Learning Collection

Why Your School Needs Really Good Stuff's Digital Learning Collection - Now more than ever we need to be committed to not just screentime and content, we need to be involved in what the activities on the screen entail. Really Good Stuff Digital Learning Collection can assist teachers in getting actively involved in what their…
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Good handwriting and good grades: FIU researcher finds new link

Good handwriting and good grades: FIU researcher finds new link Frank Jenson from Binary Labs asked us to share this video clip. We were happy to post this video, and also want to emphazie that it is not just handwriting, but all fine motor skills that kids need to spend time with. Handling scissors, playing…
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Tell my Dad i’m good in Math for iOS devices

Springmoon Apps announces its new app for education, Tell My dad i'm good in math for iOS devices for kids from 6 - 14 years. It targets the parents who would like to follow up their kids mathematical skills even if they are not available. This educational app provides training with random exercises in different simple math operations (Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division) in different types of formats to give kids maximum focus.
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The World’s First Wearable-for-Good

Rajesh Anandan the SVP of UNICEF Ventures kicked off the Digital Kids Conference on February 20th which took place at Pier 59 in NYC. He began by describing the World's First Wearable-For-Good “fit-bit like” band that has been designed to tackle two profound issues plaguing the world today. Child obesity and malnutrition, the program gives kids…
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What’s Really Wrong With Education in the US?

The question, What's Really Wrong with Education in the US?, posted by Arne Duncan, United States Secretary of Education, was the basis for a recent New York Times article: Are we falling behind as a country in education not just because we fail to recruit the smartest college students to become teachers or reform-resistant teachers’ unions,…
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An iPad is only as GOOD as the Content On it

An iPad is only as GOOD as the Content On it. Content, content, content! Any app that stands the test of time does so because it has relevant and lasting content. Case in point, we (TWA) download many, many apps.... what stays on our iPad’s? Only the best of the bunch. Your iPad is only as…
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Apps might be good for kids, pediatricians coming around to mobile use

A  post about how apps might be good for kids, pediatricians coming around to mobile use, recently appeared in iMedicalApps, and we felt that this report was important enough that we wanted to share. Teachers With Apps has discussed this topic in prior blogs, one being Digital Play – Potential and Possibilities for the Younger Set. Here we shared a memorable…
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