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Esther Wojcicki
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If you want to print, the are some great ideas
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Says Kim, "I will continue to ask the questions and fight for the genocide to be recognized for what it was."
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Will be speaking at the conference on May 16 with a great panel-- Krishna Bharat (founder, Google News); Krishna Vedati (founder, Tynker) and Shalini Govil-Pai, Global Head of YouTube.  Sign up to come!
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Great. I think founder of google news should know that moderation is required to remove propoganda based news in politics category especially.
I hope he is taking feedbacks :)
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Wow, this could be a great use of tablets and iPads...in pre school and K-3.   After third grade, kids want computers
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Umm. Let's hope these kids are washing their hands enough
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Very sad to see these statistics
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n the Museum of Anthropology in Mexico City http://en.wikipedia.org/…/National_Museum_of_Anthropology_%…
with Marco Ferrera and Diego Padilla. Amazing museum!
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Children watch an average of 3 hours of TV per day...not a good situation
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Might have something to do with all those crinkly  packages which are passed mindlessly to the child or left in the larder to which the child stuffs the contents of into its face somewhat innocently! :)
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Nepal begins coming to terms with the death and devastation left by earthquakes and aftershocks. More than 3,400 people have died in Nepal alone.
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Downright SHOCKING. There is a time in life for everything and not sure I think that the 60s is a time to have more children
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Reading the article it seems, that she is somekind of an media-attention junkie. BTW: "Bild" ("News"-paper) and "RTL" (Trash-TV) are both far away from being serious media.
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Hello all parents....this could be a great new way to get kids to sleep
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Tried it... Didn't worked... I have use the Umpa Lumpa method in various friends and family member's babies with success tho
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Play is very important in life no matter what your age
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lyf with a sister is so entertaining
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What amazing statistics...33% of kids under one have used a smart phone or tablet.  Can we do something to help kids that age learn important values and skills?
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my children started using tablets and electronic devices when they were already a few months older than one. They learned the alphabet , numbers, songs, how to  use the device and some other stuff, like animals. 
They learned to read with books, though. There is a lot of distraction (like they favourite videos, etc.) on tablets.... so, a mixture of digital and analogue probably yealds the best results. 
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I am very interested in making education more effective.  I am Chair of the Board of Learning Matters and Vice Chair of Creative Commons.  I founded the Palo Alto High School Journalism program that is now the largest in the US.   I love discussing ways to improve education within the current system.
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Vice Chair of Creative Commons
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  • Learning Matters
    Chair of the Board, 2010 - present
  • Creative Commons
    V.Chairperson, 2007 - present
  • Hewlett Foundation
    Consultant, 2007 - present
  • Carnegie Foundation
    Consultant, 2009 - present
  • Palo Alto High School
    Educator/Education Tech Consultant, 1984 - present
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