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BLOG BITS, July 2012

Many schools and districts are putting in place policies about gadgets and media rather than people and behavior. – Lisa Nielsen
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Many schools and districts are putting in place policies about gadgets and media rather than people and behavior.
– Lisa Nielsen

While we used to believe that post secondary college options were not for our Intellectually Disabled, today we know differently, and now we move on to promote this to others.
– Cheryl Oakes

I want teachers equipped with the knowledge of the difference of using an app to automate and substitute a task versus informate and transform.
– Silvia Tolisano

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A whole lot of attention has been placed on the vast array of tablet devices that are on the market right now and, yes, I am going to give you my “two cents.”