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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).

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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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    Timeliner XE

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    How do you help students transform information into meaning? Timeliner XE is the powerful and intuitive software program students use to organize data—anything from historical events, to scientific processes, to story plots—to see the connections, and transform a world of information into real knowledge. This all-in-one tool supports students as they gather information; visually organize it on a timeline, sequence, or cycle; and communicate their understanding in rich, multimedia presentations. Product Includes: Mac/Win CD-Rom with teacher take-home rights, User's Guide, as well as Student and Class Activities.

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