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Technology's Effect on Education (#134)

posted on February 1, 2008 at 3:59 PM

Technology's Effect on Education (#134)
The use of the Internet and all the devices it spawned as well as some stand alone gadgets has been a boon to modern education. But the devices are not solely employed to tap that knowledge. As filmmaker Woody Allen once said, "I believe in the... Read More »

Multitasking and Issues with Communication in the Digital Age (Web Exclusive) (#134)

posted on February 1, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Multitasking and Issues with Communication in the Digital Age (Web Exclusive) (#134)
Michael Bugeja from Iowa State University and Jan Bartlett from the University of Northern Iowa discuss the issues that multitasking brings to today's world. 11:42 Read More »

Multitasking in the Digital Age (Full Program) (#134)

posted on January 30, 2008 at 12:00 AM

Multitasking in the Digital Age (Full Program) (#134)
Full Program: The internet, cell phones, iPods, and more - how are multitasking gadgets changing the way we gather information, communicate, socialize, work and learn? 27:47 Read More »

Wind Energy Education (#111)

posted on November 10, 2007 at 4:28 PM

Wind Energy Education (#111)
Ideally located in Iowa's windy northwest, Iowa Lakes Community College in Estherville, is helping the growing workforce needs of the wind energy industry. The college developed one of the first training programs of its kind in the nation.... 03:15 Read More »

James Pence: Extended Interview (#104)

posted on May 23, 2007 at 12:00 AM

James Pence: Extended Interview (#104)
James Pence, Marketing Director of Teacher's Domain, WGBH, Boston talks about advantages and challenges of integrating technology in to classrooms. 15:10 Read More »

The Digital Horizon (Full Program) (#104)

posted on May 22, 2007 at 12:00 AM

The Digital Horizon (Full Program) (#104)
Full Program: Web sites, blogs, podcasts, vidcasts, HDTV and more - how is the new digital media affecting the way we receive and enjoy entertainment? How is it changing learning styles in Iowa’s classrooms? And 65 years after the first digital computer was... 25:31 Read More »

Which Generation are You? (#104)

posted on May 22, 2007 at 12:00 AM

Which Generation are You? (#104)
There are some people who expect technology in their lives. And there are others who think technology is slowly tearing away at the fabric of our society. Who's right? 04:56 Read More »

Responsibility (#104)

posted on May 22, 2007 at 12:00 AM

Responsibility (#104)
From copyright issues to open content to ethics, using media and technology responsibly can be an issue for all of us. 07:47 Read More »

The Impact (#104)

posted on May 22, 2007 at 12:00 AM

The Impact (#104)
Digital technology has had a huge impact on entertainment, education and the way we gather information. But some would say there is a downside. 07:10 Read More »

The Future (#104)

posted on May 22, 2007 at 12:00 AM

The Future (#104)
How will digital technology change our society and our lives in the future? 04:44 Read More »

Internet Intruders: Protecting Our Children from Online Advances (Full Program) (#110)

posted on May 21, 2007 at 12:00 AM

Internet Intruders: Protecting Our Children from Online Advances (Full Program) (#110)
Full Program: Iowa parents are finding out the hard way that they need new tools in the fight against an old crime. 27:38 Read More »

Matters of the Heart (Full Program) (#106)

posted on May 21, 2007 at 12:00 AM

Matters of the Heart (Full Program) (#106)
Full Program: How well are you caring for yourself, both physically and emotionally? We hear advice from experts in the fields of wellness, nutrition, and medical science. 27:38 Read More »

Web Exclusive: Tips for Parents and the Parent-Child Internet Agreement (#110)

posted on May 14, 2007 at 4:21 PM

Web Exclusive: Tips for Parents and the Parent-Child Internet Agreement (#110)
Iowa parents are finding out the hard way that they need new tools in the fight against an old crime. 07:54 Read More »

New Heart Disease Research & Technology (#106)

posted on February 12, 2007 at 2:09 PM

New Heart Disease Research & Technology  (#106)
Researchers at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics are investigating whether a patient’s own stem cells can be used to repair cardiac arteries, helping to restore vital blood flow to the heart itself. 03:46 Read More »

Technology in Education (#104)

posted on December 11, 2006 at 12:00 AM

Technology in Education (#104)
Find out how technology is impacting the way students learn. 04:54 Read More »
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