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Teaching and Tech Tweet Wrap, w/e 05-12-18

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Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets posted on Twitter over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers.

EmergingEdTech Teaching Technology Tweet Wrap

This week in the wrap … check out an instant translator (how might instant translation impact how we teach, especially if we teach languages?), any schools jumping on a major digital learning initiative would do well to review this list of 10 challenges and how to overcome them, are administrators ready to give computer science it's due?, a fun game for physics and general science teachers to check out, a look at the combined Gates Foundation and Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, and more to explore!

Wanted: Visionary Research to Accelerate Gains in Education
https://www.insidephilanthropy.com/home/2018/5/11/czi-and-gates-research-development-in-education

Baidu shows off its instant pocket translator
https://www.technologyreview.com/s/610623/baidu-shows-off-its-instant-pocket-translator/

Principals Warm Up to Computer Science, Despite Obstacles
https://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2018/04/18/principals-warm-up-to-computer-science-despite.html

Love a good Bot Battle! Computer Science Students Battle Robots at their Final Exam
https://www.keene.edu/news/stories/detail/1525713288728/

McGraw-Hill Education Delivers New Game-Based Learning Simulations in Higher Education Course Materials
https://www.mheducation.com/news-media/press-releases/new-game-based-learning-simulations-higher-education.html

Will Europe’s Looming Tech (Privacy) Rules Prove to Be a Template for the World?
https://singularityhub.com/2018/05/08/will-europes-looming-tech-rules-prove-to-be-a-template-for-the-world/

How To Overcome 10 Digital Learning Challenges
http://www.thetechedvocate.org/how-to-overcome-10-digital-learning-challenges/

A Fun Game for Learning About Physics
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2018/05/a-fun-game-for-learning-about-physics.html#.WvbeKYgvzb0

Report: Use adaptive, personalized learning to cultivate successful workforce
https://www.fierceceo.com/growth-innovation/adaptive-personalized-learning-cultivate-successful-workforce

7 Strategies I Use When Students Make Apps (Or Do Any Genius Projects) 
http://www.coolcatteacher.com/e307/

4 Reasons: Why are video lectures shorter than live lectures?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EDw62xlpv7o

4 Ways Colleges Are Embracing Virtual Reality
https://edtechmagazine.com/higher/article/2018/05/4-ways-colleges-are-embracing-virtual-reality

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