Tag Archives: Search

[sg_popup id=1]

10 Great Academic Search Engines for Research Students

December 23, 2016Niche-specific content is usually not readily available through regular generic search engines. One example is the academic and scholarly content. While running a  search query about an academic topic through a generic search engine such as  Google would probably render fairly decent results, it, however, usually takes digging into so much fluff before […]

Continue reading >

6 Great Search Engines Designed Specifically for Kids

December 23, 2016After posting about the 10 most popular academic search engines that teachers and student researchers can use to locate and access scholarly content online, today’s post features another set of important search engines but, this time, for kids. These platforms are designed specifically for younger adults and help them search the net in […]

Continue reading >

Instructional Assistant, Educational Talent Search

Department Name Educational Talent Search Campus or Location Metropolitan Campus Vacancy Number 119-17 Reports To Dir, Educational Talent Search Recruitment Type External/Internal Job Category Support Staff Position Type Full-Time Union Position Non-Union Number of Openings 1 Job Description Summary Provide academic support in mathematics to students enrolled in a College or Pre-College Program utilizing education […]

Continue reading >

Some Very Good Search Engines for Academics and Educators

In today’s post I am sharing with you some interesting search engines ideal for folks in engaged in social science research.Researchers working in the fields of psychology, anthropology, and related subjects will find great results using these search engines. Behavioral Brain Science Archive: Check out this searchable archive to find extensive psychology and brain science […]

Continue reading >

A Very Good Collection of Academic Search Engines for Teachers

Wikipedia has this comprehensive list of major academic databases and search engines. This list has over 50 titles neatly organized based on the discipline they target. From sociology to agriculture, almost all disciplines are covered. These search engines are especially useful for teachers, educators, and academic researchers looking for  a quick access to  articles published […]

Continue reading >

In Search of Subjectivities: An Educational Philosophy and Theory Teacher Education Reader, Volume II

While traditionally identified as a practice-based endeavour, the many dimensions of teacher education raise important philosophical issues that emphasise the centrality of ethics to questions of relationality and professional practice. This second volume of the Educational Philosophy and Theory reader series demonstrates the continuing relevance of philosophical approaches to the field of teacher education. The […]

Continue reading >

Bibblio- A Powerful Search Engine for Teachers and Students

October , 2015Bibblio is a wonderful search platform that allows you to search for and access a wealth of educational content neatly organized in easy to share collections. Bibblio’s content is curated by other users and fetched from all around the web making it way more convenient than  the search results you would normally get […]

Continue reading >

The Maya Adventure “Maya, Search & Rescue” – Mathematics Adventures 1 – Timeless Math Series – Lightspan Adventures – Playstation Educational Learning Objective Based Software (Approved for Class Room Use)

Lightspan Adventures Product Features Compatible with Playstation 1 & 2 and 3 (check individual system for details). Early Education Software Video Games Become More Learning Non-Volient Learning Objectives For A Complete Overview Of Our Stock Click Here…

Continue reading >

Google Goggles- A Great Image Search App for Teachers

May 9, 2015 Google Goggles is one of the best Android apps for image search. Google Goggles allows you to conduct an extensive search on any physical item you point your mobile phone camera at (e.g. a painting, a famous landmark, a barcode, or QR code, a product, or a popular image). If Goggles retains […]

Continue reading >

Some Very Good Tutorials to Help Students Develop Online Search Skills

April 24, 2015 The key to unlocking the educational potential of the virtual world is through knowing how to effectively search it with the minimum time and efforts possible. Effective search in this sense refers to the ability to locate targeted information online using ‘informed search queries’. It does take time and practice to develop […]

Continue reading >

New- Google Released A New Feature for Downloading Search History

April 20, 2015 Google has recently added a new feature which allows users to download their search history into a file that is automatically saved on Google Drive. Before, users can only view their search history. Unless you searched for things you don’t want your grandma to see, downloading your search history will enable you […]

Continue reading >

A New Visual Featuring Some Interesting Google Search Tips

April 17, 2015 Here is an interesting infographic covering some handy Google search tips. This could be a very good material to share with students. Of course, as we have repeatedly argued here, searching Google is an indispensable skill for the 21st century students. An effective search query goes beyond composing a simple lexical phrase […]

Continue reading >