Technology in Education

In this handout photo provided by NASA, a Solar and Heliospheric Observatory image shows Region 486 that unleashed a record flare last week (lower left) November 18, 2003 on the sun.

Solar Flares

The burst or wave that results from the flare is a coronal mass ejection or scientists simply call it CME.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/18/2012

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Art Is Everywhere!

There are all sorts of connections between arts and sciences.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2012

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More School Districts Offering All-Day Kindergarten

Introducing your children to all-day Kindergarten can help set them up to be successful in school for the rest of their lives.

11/14/2011

Students of the Hondsrug college use iPa

Taking Notes ‘On The Cloud’

Cloud note-taking services allow busy students to stay organized by synchronizing their notes online through companies such as SpringPad, Evernote, SimpleNote and Microsoft OneNote.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/24/2011

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Cloud Storage Services: Great For College Students

Cloud Storage services, such as Dropbox, allow college students to easily store and share documents, photos, videos and other types of files over the internet – easing the way they communicate and learn in school.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/05/2011

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Finding Stuff Is Fun! (And Educational)

Finding good math activities for the summer is a tough task. But one activity that involves numbers will surely get kids involved

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2011

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Nifty Science Stuff Online

Good internet resources about science for teachers, parents and kids can be hard to come by. To make it easier for people to find the information they need for school or for their own knowledge, the Verizon foundation has funded “Thinkfinity,” a collection of websites that includes Science Netlinks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2011

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YouTube Hosts Educational Clips

YouTube, the internet video service that has captivated the world has launched a new webpage where it hosts videos having to do with topics taught in schools and universities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2011

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A Major Decision!

Finding a major is one of the biggest challenges that students face, before and during college.

07/22/2011

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Science + Mystery = Pretty Fun Stuff

If you have a kid interested in science and technology, or want to get your child more interested in the topics, Dragonfly TV might be the perfect show.

07/08/2011