OpenStreetMap Conference

By Lisa|March 3, 2015|Events of Interest, Mapping, Of interest|0 comments

NYC State of the Map US 2015, the annual conference for all OpenStreetMap users, is taking place right in our backyard, at the United Nations June 6-8. It would be great if some students participated and attended. OpenStreetMap is one of the views we have in MapsMarker, the WordPress plugin we are using throughout our site to create maps. It is an open-source map and mapping tool, and has an

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Rereading Like a Writer

By Cathy Davidson|March 3, 2015|Reflection|0 comments

It’s a fascinating experience and deep for an author to go back and re-read what she wrote five years ago.   I never do this. I had no choice this time.  It is required.  An assignment. i. We’ve been assigned the “Project Classroom Makeover” chapter of Now You See It: How the Brain Science of Attention Will Transform the Way We Live, Work and Learn.  We are reading this for a

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