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Bloodshot eyes. Deadpan, drooling faces. Communicating in shrugs, grunts, and moans. This is not a scene from the popular AMC zombie-drama “The Walking Dead,” but a typical scene from many classrooms...
Harry Claus - 2014-06-20 09:41
As you step through the doorway of a history classroom, the lights are off as the teacher drones on about the importance of certain Revolutionary War battles. A plain PowerPoint slide is plastered...
Ariel Tyson - 2014-06-20 08:29
The original posting and video can be viewed at http://dave-baroody.tumblr.com/post/61065379935/as-an-introduction-to-my-american-history-class-i   As an introduction to my American...
David Baroody - 2013-09-21 18:48
Originally posted on the Edutopia blog--------------------At its core, the six-word memoir teaches us to be concise but also introspective. Try describing yourself in six words. Not easy, right? So,...
Jonathan Olsen - 2013-04-12 11:36
Keywords: internet, history, web, comics
I was inspired to create this short-run comic strip after thinking about and learning more about the history of the development of the World Wide Web. (Which sounds funny to say it as a full three-...
Kevin Hodgson - 2012-10-12 02:37
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Elyse Eidman-Aadahl - 2011-03-26 19:14
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In November 2009, I had the honor and privilege of speaking to a group of NWP leaders, teachers, consultants, and friends at a convening for the NWP's DIGITAL IS initiative. This collection features...
Danielle Nicole DeVoss - 2011-01-06 08:20
Keywords: internet, history, web, gopher, telnet
This is the first in a set of four videos I created and narrated for students in an online graduate seminar I taught, called "Teaching with Technology." Early in the course, we talked about the...
Danielle Nicole DeVoss - 2010-10-31 19:13
Melih Bilgil's History of the Internet is not only well-designed and well-narrated, but it provides a more international perspective on the history of the Internet, and it also includes some helpful...
Danielle Nicole DeVoss - 2010-10-28 10:15
Keywords: internet, history, web
Captured at a 2006 conference, Ethan Zuckerman's talk reminds us that there is no "One Great Grand History of the Internet," but, rather, multiple histories, depending on one's vantage point (and...
Danielle Nicole DeVoss - 2010-10-28 08:36

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