#09 – Sept 2012

Technology is changing education at an unprecedented rate. Children today are entering a world of digital opportunity like never before but at the same time there are risks and down sides. EdAlive eNews for Teachers keeps you up to date with developments from around the world and ail in one easy to access place.

Premium version of ZooWhiz released!

By Jason Riley, EdAlive eNews on July 30, 2012
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We have seen the rise of generation that knows how to use Facebook but hasn’t a clue how to write a line of programming code

By via Dumbing Down : Stager-to-Go, Computing Education Blog on July 30, 2012

We have seen the rise of generation that knows how to use Facebook but hasn’t a clue how to write a line of programming code

Born to talk and tweet: why some children are always on the phone

By Nick Miller, The Sydney Morning Herald on July 31, 2012

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By Jason Riley, EdAlive eNews on July 31, 2012
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Spotify hits Australia – is Freemium the future?

By Adam Turner, The Sydney Morning Herald on July 31, 2012

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The screens that are stealing childhood

By Andrew Stevenson, The Sydney Morning Herald on July 31, 2012

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Google funds computer teachers and Raspberry Pis in England

By BBC News, BBC News on July 31, 2012

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Facebook engineer turns 5 year olds into hackers

By Klint Finley, Wired.com on July 31, 2012

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How to boost the number of women in computer related fields

By Idit Harel Caperton, The Huffington Post on July 31, 2012

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New digital divide: Lower-income kids waste more time with their gadgets

By Maureen Downey, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on July 31, 2012

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Will schools be tempted to buy tablets to use Windows 8?

By Charlie Osborne, ZDNet on July 31, 2012

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Computer Programming for All: A New Standard of Literacy

By Dan Rowinski, RedWriteWeb/Hack on July 31, 2012

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