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Free Technology for Teachers: You Shouldn't Be an Instructional Technology Coordinator If You Don't Understand This...

Free Technology for Teachers: You Shouldn't Be an Instructional Technology Coordinator If You Don't Understand This... | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it

I realize that this post comes from the pages of,I'm tired of writing about this and you are probably tired of it too, but I have to talk about copyright, creative commons, and plagiarism again. Today, I discovered yet another blog that is copying and pasting posts from my blogs and those of many other edubloggers without permission. Unfortunately, the person behind the blog that is carrying out the practice of copying and pasting the posts did not lift  the post I wrote last month about why you can't just copy and paste posts from another person's blog without their permission.

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http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2013/07/you-shouldnt-be-instructional.html#.Ue3mGRaEmHJ

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iPadpalooza is an Educational Technology Learning Festival held in Austin, TX

iPadpalooza is an Educational Technology Learning Festival held in Austin, TX | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it

Want to attend iPadpalooza this summer?  Here's a special $50 VIP discount for any members of this community:   https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ipadpalooza-2015-tickets-13560482769?discount=VIPad2015 

This year features keynote speakers - Adam Bellow, Eric Whitacre, and Guy Kawasaki. 100's of sessions over three days, food trucks, live music, the APPmazing race (first place is an Apple Watch), a Youth Film Festival....all in AUSTIN,TX this summer!  June 23-25.

For more info go to http://iPadpalooza.com

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Instagram’s CEO Wants to Clean Up the Internet—But Is That a Good @&#$ing Idea?

Instagram’s CEO Wants to Clean Up the Internet—But Is That a Good @&#$ing Idea? | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
A CEO's quest to make Instagram a really nice place to be. Luckily, he's got a little help from artificial intelligence.
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Where have you been all my life Structure Strips!?

Where have you been all my life Structure Strips!? | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
I've been spending some serious amounts of time this summer leading conversations around the country focused on the integration of social studies and literacy. And for the last few years, I've had the chance to work with the Kansas Department of Education and Kansas teachers as we rolled out our revised state standards and assessments…
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How I Use Mailing Labels to Grade My Students' Notebooks | The TpT Blog

How I Use Mailing Labels to Grade My Students' Notebooks | The TpT Blog | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
Kovescence of the Mind used to spend hours grading her students' notebooks. Now she's able to spend just a fraction of the time. Her secret? Mailing labels.
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Exploring the "3Is of Internet Safety" for Parents and Their Kids

Exploring the "3Is of Internet Safety" for Parents and Their Kids | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
All parents can benefit from this explanation of the 3Is of Internet Safety from our popular book Growing Global Digital Citizens.
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Unsplash | Beautiful Free Photo Community

Unsplash | Beautiful Free Photo Community | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
Do-whatever-you-want free HD photos. Gifted by the world's most generous community of photographers.
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Unsplash Beautiful, free photos. Gifted by the world’s most generous community of photographers.
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10 Wordless Videos that Teach Problem Solving - Speech is Beautiful

10 Wordless Videos that Teach Problem Solving - Speech is Beautiful | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
I work in teletherapy, which means that I use a computer to display my materials and activities for my students. I have a couple extremely quiet older elementary students and I decided that video was a way to engage and encourage them to answer questions and retell events. In particular I wanted them to think …
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How to Add Colored or Patterned Backgrounds to Facebook Posts

How to Add Colored or Patterned Backgrounds to Facebook Posts | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
A while back, you may have noticed color gradients suddenly appearing behind friends' Facebook statuses. At first, I found them quite disconcerting; but I’ve started to get used to the darn things, and I even use them now and again. By now, the feature has rolled out to most (if not all) Facebook users. Here’s how you can add colored or patterned backgrounds to your Facebook posts on iPhone.
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5 Emoji Learning Activities with Google Docs

5 Emoji Learning Activities with Google Docs | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
A while back I did a blog post on the "Emoji Random Writing Prompt Generator" I had created with Google Sheets. Basically the shee
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A Letter to My New Principal

A Letter to My New Principal | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
We share evidence and practitioner-based learning strategies that empower you to improve K-12 education.
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12 secrets of teachers who trimmed 10+ hours off their workweeks

12 secrets of teachers who trimmed 10+ hours off their workweeks | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
We asked several hundred club members: what did you do differently that helped you save so much time? Here are the answers in their own words.
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What Makes Educational Apps Tick?​

What Makes Educational Apps Tick?​ | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
There's no denying that the iPad has helped teachers around the world deliver their curriculum in new and exciting ways. With a variety of apps that help keep materials organized, offer new approaches to interactive learning, and assist in group projects as well as individual assignments, these neat devices have certainly earned their keep in…
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How to make the upcoming eclipse an incredible STEM lesson

How to make the upcoming eclipse an incredible STEM lesson | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
Using data collection during the eclipse to engage students in a unique learning experience.
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20 Free Stock Photo Sites for Your Social Media Images

20 Free Stock Photo Sites for Your Social Media Images | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
Trying to find great free social media images can be incredibly time-consuming. We've put together a list of the best 20 free stock photo sites to help you.
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ClassHook Helps Teachers Use Television Clips in Their Classroom - Class Tech Tips

ClassHook Helps Teachers Use Television Clips in Their Classroom - Class Tech Tips | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
Instead of searching through YouTube for perfect classroom television clips to start a lesson or illustrate a concept, ClassHook helps teachers.
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10 Ways to Overcome Teacher Stress for Educators of All Levels

10 Ways to Overcome Teacher Stress for Educators of All Levels | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
Explore these 10 simple and indispensable strategies for helping you overcome teacher stress in your own school environment now and for all time.
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My name is Matt, and I ditched my homework. Here’s why

My name is Matt, and I ditched my homework. Here’s why | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
I wasn't getting the results I wanted. Homework damaged my relationship with students. So I ditched it. Here's why.
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Bringing Authors Into Your Classroom

Bringing Authors Into Your Classroom | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
Video chats with published writers will inspire your students to read and write more.
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Popular K-12 Classroom Assessment Techniques Teachers Need to Know

Popular K-12 Classroom Assessment Techniques Teachers Need to Know | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
Classroom assessment techniques are generally simple, non-graded, in-class activities designed to give educators and the students’ useful feedback on
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5 Great Suggestions for Getting the Most Out of Flipping Your Classroom

5 Great Suggestions for Getting the Most Out of Flipping Your Classroom | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
Here are 5 tips for having the highest possible level of success as you look toward flipping your classroom for digital learners.
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7 Questions Principals Should Ask When Hiring Future-Ready Teachers

7 Questions Principals Should Ask When Hiring Future-Ready Teachers | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
7 Questions Principals Should Ask When Hiring Future-Ready Teachers
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Record Lectures on the Mac App Store

Record Lectures on the Mac App Store | Tech in the Classroom- Laptops, iPads & MORE | Scoop.it
Read reviews, compare customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about Record Lectures. Download Record Lectures for Mac OS X 10.8 or later and enjoy it on your Mac.
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