Facebook announces recipients of Digital Citizenship Research Grants. Pinterest’s First Investor Explains the Secret to the Startup's Success. “I was Pinterest’s first investor.”
That’s a sentence I bet you wish you could say. Here at SXSW, I find myself sitting opposite angel investor Brian Cohen who happily owns that distinction. In other words, he found, as he calls them, a couple of young guys from NYU (Ben Silbermann and Evan Sharp) at a business plan competition where angel investors “forage for new opportunities.” The rest is startup legend. Disney's Anti-Obesity 'Habit Heroes' Exhibit At Epcot Causes Controversy (PHOTOS) UPDATE : 2/28 2:23 p.m. -- Disney responded to our inquiries about the exhibit's closure with the following statement: We are currently in a soft opening period for Habit Heroes, which gives us a chance to collect guest feedback and test and adjust the attraction prior to its opening.
In order to work on further improving and refining the experience, we've decided to close the attraction for the time being. CyberWise by Diana Graber on Prezi. 17 People Who Were Fired For Using Facebook. Social Media Classroom. Www.edb.utexas.edu/minliu/multimedia/PDFfolder/TeachersTechnologyPartridge.pdf. 12: Video, music, and visual presentations with Animoto. This is the 12th post in the “30 days to using the best of the web’s free tools for educators” series.
Be sure to subscribe to the Teacher Challenge blog by RSS, like us on facebook, and follow us on twitter to keep up with future challenge posts as they are published. This guest post is written by the groovy librarian – Glenda Morris. The TeacherCast App Review Gallery features over 60 great app reviews. Helping Parents, Educators, (and Kids!) Understand and Use New Media Tools to Invigorate Education!