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2014-08-18 23:09:44

Cabarrus County Schools in North Carolina partners with company to customize alignment of digital learning resources to curriculum. Cincinnati (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 As more districts shift from print to digital learning resources, many administrators are looking to ease the transition for teachers and students by aligning curriculum with high quality and relevant digital content. With more than 30,000 students in 39 schools, Cabarrus County Schools in North Carolina is paving the way...

2014-08-18 23:09:02

Specialist Moodle commercial services now on offer from OpenSource.Support after joining the Moodle Certified Services Provider program Perth, Western Australia (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 OpenSource.Support, as the name suggests, is focused on support services for Moodle and Mahara, specialising in long-term support for older versions. Thousands of schools, universities, not-for-profits and businesses are using older versions of Moodle. There can be many reasons. Customizations large and...

2014-08-18 23:07:45

Edsys, a premier Education Systems solutions provider in the country, has launched a School Work Force Management system. This system makes managing the work force easier for school authorities, while also providing several benefits to both the school management and staff. Trivandrum, Kerala (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Edsys, one of the premier Education systems solutions providers in the country, has introduced School Work Force management system, which aims at helping school managements to...

2014-08-18 16:24:09

Verizon/Digital Promise Program to Provide Students, Teachers With Tablets; Teachers to Receive Training on Effective Use of Mobile Technology in Learning VISTA, Calif., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Rancho Minerva Middle School and Vista Innovation and Design Academy are among eight schools in the nation chosen to take part in an innovative program focusing on the greater use of mobile technology in education to enhance their studies in the classroom and at home. In addition,...

2014-08-15 08:27:42

DUBLIN, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Interactive Whiteboard Market (IWB) 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 An IWB is an interactive display system that projects images stored in a computer and allows users to control screen activities using a pen, stylus, or finger. The IWB was introduced to facilitate the teachers in the classrooms for delivering the content. The growing...

2014-08-14 16:30:20

Approachable, Intuitive Resource Designed Based on Extensive Student Research WASHINGTON, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blackboard Inc. today announced the release of Job Genie((TM)), a free mobile app designed to minimize student anxiety around the job selection process by helping them explore potential career paths and options for college. Job Genie is the latest innovation to come out of Blackboard Labs, an initiative dedicated solely to education technology experimentation. The...

2014-08-13 23:10:15

Four Schools Awarded Amazing Grants for Commitment to Engage Students and Teachers Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 The Lightspeed Systems Foundation, a fund of Kern Community Foundation, serves administrators, educators, and students by awarding competitive grants that impact the learning community. Through Amazing Grants, the Lightspeed Systems Foundation monetarily rewards K12 schools in the United States for exemplary digital learning projects that result in inspired teachers,...

2014-08-13 23:08:32

Chief Instructional Strategist, Ethan Edwards, to explore what it means to design a compelling instructional challenge as part of popular premium training webinar series for e-learning professionals from Allen Interactions. Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 Allen Interactions Inc., an internationally acclaimed custom learning design, development, strategic consulting, and technology firm, announces their next premium training webinar for e-learning professionals. The...

2014-08-13 08:35:02

NEW YORK, Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- School districts across the country are beginning to adopt a new tool that will make it easier for educators to help students overcome behavioral challenges -- an impediment to academic progress for students. Rethink, an education technology company that puts cutting-edge tools to support students with special needs in the hands of educators and parents, announced today a new management and tracking platform that helps teachers improve student...

2014-08-11 16:23:57

School managers and a workgroup formed by professors, parents, students, employees and community representatives can already assess schools based on educational innovation indicators at seven school management levels SAO PAULO, Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Instituto Crescer (www.institutocrescer.org.br), which has among its pillars the development of projects related to Education 3.0, launches a free online assessment (http://educartec.org.br/self-assessment/) that permits...


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Technophobia
2013-12-24 11:45:54

Technophobia, from Greek techne, meaning art, skill, or craft, and phobos, meaning fear, is the fear or the dislike of advanced technology or complex devices, particularly computers. Although there are a number of interpretations of technophobia, they appear to become more complex as technology continues to evolve. The term is usually used in the sense of irrational fear, but others contend that their fears are justified. It is related to cyber phobia and it is the opposite of technophilia....

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