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Laptop Vs Tablet

Two educators in the trenches duke it out.

For the Love of Laptops: As learning tools, tablets don’t cut it.
By Gary Stager

This isn’t my first time at the rodeo. I led professional development in the world’s first two laptop schools 22 years ago, and in the intervening years I’ve helped schools across the globe go one-to-one, most recently a Korean international school where every K–12 student has a laptop ... (read more).


Day of the Tablet: In classrooms, it’s the right tool for the job.
By Dan Brenner

Imagine packing for a weekend trip and trying to decide whether to use a big camp trunk or a small suitcase that fits in the overhead storage area of a plane. Or consider where you would want to shop for groceries for a big dinner party you are hosting: the local supermarket or the neighborhood delicatessen ... (read more).

—Winter 2013—

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    Self-Driving Cars

    Self-Driving Cars

    by Katie Marsico

    Most people spend a lot of time driving. But what if they could simply choose a destination and relax, not needing to pay attention to speed limits, traffic, or other worries on the road? Some of today's most forward-thinking engineers are working to make this idea a reality with self-driving cars. Readers will learn all about the technology behind these technological marvels and find out how self-driving cars could become the next big thing in transportation.

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    Guided Reading Short Reads Digital Nonfiction Grade K-3 - Large School

    Guided Reading Short Reads Digital Nonfiction Grade K-3 - Large School

    Zoom in on essential close reading! Bringing high-quality fiction to today’s multi-platform classroom, Guided Reading Short Reads Digital Fiction enables students and teachers to use interactive features within texts to enhance and optimize small group instruction. It gives students the opportunity for close reading, focusing on the text at a sentence and paragraph level—sustained across a short passage.
    Teacher Support includes:
    • Lessons designed to orchestrate purposeful repeated close readings of each text
    • Comprehensive guidance for the selection of developmentally appropriate texts that both challenge students and reinforce existing skills
    • Writing prompts that can be used to assess student comprehension in each genre
    Managing Guided Reading Groups is Easy with NEW Digital Tools!
    • Record texts read and guided reading level for groups and individual students
    • Generate reports of group and student guided reading levels and skills covered
    • Search feature to select texts by guided reading level, text type, genre, or skill
    Each Short Reads Guided Reading level includes:
    • 10 Student eCards at each guided reading level
    • Compelling fiction
    • Opportunities for deep, critical reading
    • Lessons for each eCard
    Guided Reading Short Reads Digital is a site license, renewable annually. Three school sizes are available:
    Small: 249 students or less.
    Medium: 250—500 students.
    Large: 500+ students.

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