A Look At Google’s Massive Library Of Free Lesson Plans – Edudemic #yam

Did you know that Google offers a sortable library of lesson plans that are free to download and use? It???s part of the company???s big push into education (seems to be quite the trend these days) and involves thousands of free lesson plans just wait…

Did you know that Google offers a sortable library of lesson plans that are free to download and use? It???s part of the company???s big push into education (seems to be quite the trend these days) and involves thousands of free lesson plans just waiting for you to try out.

Most incorporate Google products but then again so do most high-tech lesson plans these days. You can sort the listings by the type of Google product you want or, if that???s not your cup of tea, view the plans organized by subject.

50 Little-Known Ways Google Docs Can Help In Education – Edudemic #yam

Google Docs is such an incredible tool for college students, offering collaboration, portability, ease of use, and widespread acceptance. But there are so many options, both hidden and obvious, that there???s a good chance you???re not using Google Do…

Google Docs is such an incredible tool for college students, offering collaboration, portability, ease of use, and widespread acceptance. But there are so many options, both hidden and obvious, that there???s a good chance you???re not using Google Docs to its fullest capability.

We???ve discovered 50+ great tips for getting the most out of Google Docs as a student, with awesome ideas and tricks for collaboration, sharing, and staying productive.

BBC News – Viewpoint: What dangers may lie ahead for libellous tweeters #yam

On 2 November, Newsnight broadcast what are now known to be mistaken claims by former care home resident Steve Messham that he had been sexually abused by a prominent 1980s Conservative politician.

Following the broadcast, there was much speculation as to who that politician was. Some of this discussion was via Twitter, with individuals linking Lord McAlpine to the Newsnight report – causing his name to appear as a “trending topic”.

Media reports suggest that Lord McAlpine may be considering suing at least some of those thousands of people for libel.

The legal position of an individual who posts content online, be it on Facebook, Twitter, or on comment sections of online news pages, is clear: He or she is responsible for that content. Ignorance of the law is not a defence.

BBC News – Viewpoint: What dangers may lie ahead for libellous tweeters #yam

On 2 November, Newsnight broadcast what are now known to be mistaken claims by former care home resident Steve Messham that he had been sexually abused by a prominent 1980s Conservative politician. Following the broadcast, there was much speculati…

On 2 November, Newsnight broadcast what are now known to be mistaken claims by former care home resident Steve Messham that he had been sexually abused by a prominent 1980s Conservative politician.

Following the broadcast, there was much speculation as to who that politician was. Some of this discussion was via Twitter, with individuals linking Lord McAlpine to the Newsnight report – causing his name to appear as a “trending topic”.

Media reports suggest that Lord McAlpine may be considering suing at least some of those thousands of people for libel.

The legal position of an individual who posts content online, be it on Facebook, Twitter, or on comment sections of online news pages, is clear: He or she is responsible for that content. Ignorance of the law is not a defence.

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