India buys a quarter of a million netbooks

With no $10 laptop in sight, India buys 250,000 OLPCs – Ars Technica One Laptop Per Child gets new life with India choosing to buy a quarter of a million computers for students throughout the country. It will be interesting to see how they decide to distribute these laptops and what operating system and software […]

India buys a quarter of a million netbooks

With no $10 laptop in sight, India buys 250,000 OLPCs – Ars Technica One Laptop Per Child gets new life with India choosing to buy a quarter of a million computers for students throughout the country. It will be interesting to see how they decide to distribute these laptops and what operating system and software […]

Students, don’t defriend your facebook account just yet

Facebook Users, Research Need Further Study The link above will take you to an article in the Wall Street Journal that gives hope to students who considered dumping facebook after a recent study reported a relationship between social networking and lower grades. (delicious tags: higher_education Facebook socialnetworking K-12)

Take good care of your digital dossier

Digital Dossier This YouTube video from the Digital Natives project can help students and teachers better understand how everything they are doing online is creating a digital finger print or tattoo that can be used later by someone who wants to know more about them. We need to think carefully before adding our personal thoughts […]

Take good care of your digital dossier

Digital Dossier This YouTube video from the Digital Natives project can help students and teachers better understand how everything they are doing online is creating a digital finger print or tattoo that can be used later by someone who wants to know more about them. We need to think carefully before adding our personal thoughts […]

Creating an ePortfolio with WordPress

How to create an ePortfolio with WordPress  In this link, ePortfolio guru Hellen Barrett explains how to create an electronic portfolio with Word Press. I like how her portfolio can be used both for demonstrating competency as well as to create a showcase of best work.  I’m starting to believe that a blog might be […]