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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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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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This wearable guides kids through epic quests and teaches them along the way

This wearable guides kids through epic quests and teaches them along the way | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
We went hands-on with the Herokins wearable and interactive app for kids to find out how it can bring families together and impart important life lessons.
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CiteFast- An Incredibly Easy Citation Tool for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

CiteFast- An Incredibly Easy Citation Tool for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
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A first step toward dedicated funding for digital learning

A first step toward dedicated funding for digital learning | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
Senate committee adds a dedicated digital learning program to ESEA bill.
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Free Technology for Teachers: FAQs About the 2015 Practical Ed Tech Summer Camp

Free Technology for Teachers: FAQs About the 2015 Practical Ed Tech Summer Camp | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
FAQs About the 2015 Practical Ed Tech Summer Camp http://t.co/1qnOx0JCEU #edtech
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I wish I could attend!!
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Why Creativity in the Classroom Matters More Than Ever | Edudemic

Why Creativity in the Classroom Matters More Than Ever | Edudemic | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
Learning specific skills doesn't have as much value in today’s world. Learning how to be more creative prepares students for life beyond the classroom.
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I wonder what number 2 would look like in my classroom. #1, 3-5 I am doing regularly. I think time would be my concern with number 2 especially with teaching an assessed course.
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How Teachers' Use Of Technology In The Classroom Is Changing (Survey)

How Teachers' Use Of Technology In The Classroom Is Changing (Survey) | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it

Infographic illustrating how teachers are using technology to adapt to this new generation of students and how their use of technology in the classroom is changing.


Via Nik Peachey, Miloš Bajčetić
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I am hoping that Digital Learning Day was a spark for some in our school building.  The kids just enjoyed showing off their digital tools!

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Nik Peachey's curator insight, March 16, 8:38 AM

Disappointing to see that PowerPoint is still the most common tool used in the classroom.

Javier Antonio Bellina's curator insight, March 24, 8:40 AM

Tecnología en el salón de clase en los países civilizados.

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ONTSpecialNeeds on Twitter

ONTSpecialNeeds on Twitter | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
For our awesome 21st century educators in #Ontario. Check out these CORE Teacher apps pic.twitter.com/sSyON7ijFe
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How to Use Instagram in The Classroom

How to Use Instagram in The Classroom | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
[AdSense-A] I know what you're saying. You're sitting there at your desk not believing what you're seeing in front of your face. You're looking at
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I wish instagram wasn't blocked, but it is.
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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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Six apps to tryout.  Short descriptions are given for each app along with video tutorial, and suggested uses!  Emaze is another alternative to Powerpoint and Prezi worth checking out. 

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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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Teacher Recommended: 50 Favorite Classroom Apps

Teacher Recommended: 50 Favorite Classroom Apps | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
Educators from around the country shared their favorite teaching apps.
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The Scoop on Periscope: Broadcast Live Video to the World

The Scoop on Periscope: Broadcast Live Video to the World | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
I find myself explaining Periscope and how I use it a lot lately.
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this was a great way to be at iste15. the notatiste15 community was awesome.
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50 great apps for teachers - Washington Post (blog)

50 great apps for teachers - Washington Post (blog) | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
For English, math, science, social studies, music, art, etc.
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Ed Tech Developer’s Guide | Office of Educational Technology

Ed Tech Developer’s Guide | Office of Educational Technology | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
U.S. Secretary of Education unveils a guide for #developers, #startups, and #entrepreneurs...http://t.co/tAiO8Fxqpq http://t.co/0iPeFtoSYm
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maybe this can inform me better on how to use our app more advantageously.
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: A Beautiful Visual on How Technology Is Transforming 21st Century Education

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: A Beautiful Visual on How Technology Is Transforming 21st Century Education | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
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Your Kid's School Is Missing the Tech Revolution, and It's All Your Fault | WIRED

Your Kid's School Is Missing the Tech Revolution, and It's All Your Fault | WIRED | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
A few months ago, I got an email from a parent at my son’s San Francisco public school, asking if I was familiar with an app called Pencil.
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I appreciate the candor in this article.
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10 Of The Best Dictation Apps

10 Of The Best Dictation Apps | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
It's time to dispense with typing and note-taking - get your hands on one of the best dictation apps for your smartphone and tablet
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"Vocapic" Is A Multilingual Site For Learning English, Spanish or French Vocabulary

"Vocapic" Is A Multilingual Site For Learning English, Spanish or French Vocabulary | 2.0 Tech Tools for Education | Scoop.it
Vocapic is a simple and free bilingual site that lets you learn either English, Spanish or French vocabulary. First click on the top right to indicate the language you speak now, then move down to ...
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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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