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  • n. Plural form of flattener.

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  • Synopsis of Project: Our students will be paired with each other to create wikis and multimedia resources discussing the educational and industrial implications of the "flatteners" as outlined in Thomas Friedman's book, the World is Flat.

    The Classroom is Flat: Teacherpreneurs and the Flat Classroom Project Kickoff

  • For the next 3 weeks students from International School Dhaka, Bangladesh Grade 11 ITGS class and students from Westwood Schools Grade 10 computer class will discuss life from their side of the world based on the selected 'flatteners' as per Friedman's book.

    Flat Classroom Project Launch Today

  • For three weeks students from International School Dhaka, Bangladesh Grade 11 ITGS class and students from Westwood Schools Grade 10 computer class will discuss life from their side of the world based on the selected 'flatteners' as per Thomas Friedman's book The World is Flat.

    International Collaboration: The Flat Classroom Project

  • One of the key "flatteners" Friedman describes is the proliferation of the Microsoft Windows operating system and the fall of the Berlin wall.

    newmatilda.com - Comments

  • Judges are currently reviewing the multimedia, as found on the Master List, under topics such as Connecting the World Online, and Virtual Communication, and other 'flatteners' found in Friedman's book, The World is Flat.

    E-Learning Journeys

  • Instead of banning scammy ads for bogus teeth whiteners and stomach flatteners, Google will now ban the advertiser itself, "effectively neutering the advertiser's ability to shift from one ad and shell site to another."

    Boing Boing

  • The bust flatteners look a lot more painful than a corset.

    What Women Are Saying About Clothing Today

  • A clip in this piece is 'outsourced' to a team member in another classroom, so not only do students study the flatteners as discussed by Friedman, they use them in the project.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • The Flat Classroom Project is inspired by the book and uses the 10 flatteners as topics for student team work.

    Reminder: Flat Classroom Conference in 5 Days!

  • At my last mammo (and by “last” I mean LAST ONE EVER), the technician twisted my right breast just enough that when the flatteners (tech term there) were applied, the pain was excruciating.

    Dentists and nipple injuries « knitnut.net

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