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eProf Puts Teachers In Control Of Live, Interactive Online Classrooms - TechCrunch

eProf Puts Teachers In Control Of Live, Interactive Online Classrooms - TechCrunch | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
eProf Puts Teachers In Control Of Live, Interactive Online ClassroomsTechCrunchIt's simply not as sexy as social, mobile, local, but the tides are changing in a huge way in EdTech, and co-founder and CEO of eProf Trevor Koverko has plans to ride...
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Social media infography & web 2.0

Social media infography & web 2.0 | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
Du page rang à l'Author Rank de Google #SEO #infographie (Social media infography & web 2.0 http://t.co/VO8wIZqi)
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Schools that work for kids | Eric Sheninger | TEDxBurnsvilleED - YouTube

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Schools have historically been set up to work for teachers. Learn a...
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6 Ed Tech Tools to Try in 2015

6 Ed Tech Tools to Try in 2015 | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
Although most of these tools aren't brand-new, they are all growing in popularity, and each one can enhance teaching and learning in unique, time-saving, or engaging ways. [...]
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Becky Roehrs's curator insight, January 21, 11:02 AM
Kaizena sounds cool-adding voice feedback to your student assignments..
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New Study Finds Value In Social Emotional Learn...

New Study Finds Value In Social Emotional Learn... | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
Why Schools Should Pay More Attention To Students’ Grit And Self-Control is the headline of a recent Huffington Post article about a new study released by the National Bureau of Economic Research. It supports Social Emotional Learning (SEL).
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this is an interesting article and reinforces Goleman's work. -cultivating SEL in students? -teachers need SEL to teach it?
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Three Effective Ways to Look for Educational Content in Twitter

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Three Effective Ways to Look for Educational Content in Twitter | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
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we have to meet our digital natives in their realm.
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Creating a Paperless Classroom

Creating a Paperless Classroom | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
In this TeacherCast workshop, we examine the inner workings of a Paperless Digital Classroom. for more information contact Jeff Bradbury @TeacherCast
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I have taken the plunge and gone paperless because 100 printers were removed from our building. I am still working the kinks out with using CB, but it has been awesome!!
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Voices of Change #IBVOC support our thunderclap!!

Voices of Change #IBVOC support our thunderclap!! | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
I just supported Voices of Change #IBVOC on @ThunderclapIt // @Mssas_2000
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Managing Difficult Conversations: Advice for Academic Leaders

Managing Difficult Conversations: Advice for Academic Leaders | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
Difficult conversations are inevitable in any organization. Understanding how they arise and how they play out can help minimize the disruption without avoiding the issue or alienating those involved.
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10 Ways to Get Student-Centered Learning Right | Edudemic

10 Ways to Get Student-Centered Learning Right | Edudemic | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
10 Ways to Get Student-Centered Learning Right via @Edudemic http://t.co/P0uMciFphO
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The 25 Best Pinterest Boards in Educational Technology

The 25 Best Pinterest Boards in Educational Technology | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
Thanks to OnlineUniversities for this list of the Best Pinterest Boards in Educational Technology. Blogs and Twitter aren’t the only social tools out there that can help you keep up with the latest and greatest developments in educational technology.
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I was speaking with a colleague about giving editing rights to students on pinterest. I have a delicious stack and I know that if I spent time using pinterest instead it may appeal more because of the visual aspect of it.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Create a Word Cloud Within Your Google Documents

Free Technology for Teachers: Create a Word Cloud Within Your Google Documents | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
word cloud add on in google docs
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I am enabling this in thr e-reflections my students are keeping with more the idea to generate more discussion. Is the word cloud for the entire document or can their be multiple word clouds?
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Sony Unveils Google Glass Alternative; Asks Developers to Make Apps - NDTV

Sony Unveils Google Glass Alternative; Asks Developers to Make Apps - NDTV | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
NDTV Sony Unveils Google Glass Alternative; Asks Developers to Make Apps NDTV Sony announced the SmartEyeglass eyewear's SDK Developer Preview for app developers via a blog post on Friday, saying, "The software development kit will enable...
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Learn about the Common Core with these great apps today!

Learn about the Common Core with these great apps today! | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
Check out these great apps to help you learn how to teach using the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) (RT @TeacherCast: Learn about the Common Core with these great apps today!
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How To Do Green Screen Photography on an iPad at School

How To Do Green Screen Photography on an iPad at School | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
There are lots of great learning opportunities when you use green screen effects in the classroom. I've written about some of those before, but almost all of them involved green screen movies. What...
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Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week - How to Create Your Own iPad Games

Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week - How to Create Your Own iPad Games | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
TinyTap is a fantastic free iPad app and Android app through which you can create educational games. To create a game on TinyTap you upload pictures or take new pictures and arrange them into a set...
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I haven't tried this, but it looks interesting
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A Principal's Reflections: How Digital Tools Improve Teaching and Learning

A Principal's Reflections: How Digital Tools Improve Teaching and Learning | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
New post - How Digital Tools Improve Teaching and Learning http://t.co/2HunE30ymx #digilead #edtech #edchat #FutureReady
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The 8 Minutes That Matter Most

The 8 Minutes That Matter Most | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
Like a story, lessons deserve compelling beginnings and endings. From pop culture connections to finishing with a level-up, here are eight strategies for holding students' attention.
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I like the tips in this article. They support a positive climate and culture in the classroom and there are both no tech and tech suggestions.
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: New Poster: Explaining SAMR Model Through Google Apps

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I like the way that one tool was used to demo how you can reach the R in SAMR.
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Tons of Great Free Downloadable Classroom Posters and Educational Infographics ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Tons of Great Free Downloadable Classroom Posters and Educational Infographics ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
RT @EdTechFam: Tons of Great Free Downloadable Classroom Posters and Educational Infographics http://t.co/h2S8dYvhQL #Edtech
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5 Reasons Technology Should Be Allowed in the Classroom - EdTech Magazine: Focus on Higher Education

5 Reasons Technology Should Be Allowed in the Classroom - EdTech Magazine: Focus on Higher Education | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
Letting students use their devices in class can personalize and improve the educational experience in many ways.
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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, November 8, 2014 7:33 PM

There is only reason that digital technologies should be used. The use improves teaching/learning. If it does not, what makes us think it is worth using.

 

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How to open files in desktop apps from Google Drive on the web - PCWorld

How to open files in desktop apps from Google Drive on the web - PCWorld | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
Google's latest 'blend online with offline' trick is automatically opening Google Drive files from the web with your desktop apps.
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Teacher PD for the Digital Classroom: 6 Bold Id...

Teacher PD for the Digital Classroom: 6 Bold Id... | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
Training and support for teachers on the effective use of educational technology is the key to enhancing learning in the connected classroom.
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TED Talk: SOLE using an SRS - ExitTicket Student Response System

TED Talk: SOLE using an SRS - ExitTicket Student Response System | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
Sugata Mitra's wish at the end of his legendary TED Talk was to try a new approach to education: a SOLE. ExitTickt SRS can help bring his wish to reality.
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Digital Walkthroughs: Use Skitch to Capture, Advance, and Celebrate Learning

Digital Walkthroughs: Use Skitch to Capture, Advance, and Celebrate Learning | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
School leaders: Every time we enter a classroom, we don't have to sit down and commence with a ten minute formal walkthrough. Instead, consider using a photo app such as Skitch to take a picture of...
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awesome way for school leaders to model the expectations
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Learn how to use the Google Sheets app on your iPad or Android Tablet

Learn how to use the Google Sheets app on your iPad or Android Tablet | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
Google has doubled down on its approach to mobile devices, releasing stand alone apps for Drive, Docs, Sheets, and now Slides.
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