21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom
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Strategies for enhancing student achievement in today's technology-rich classrooms.
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Cool Infographics - Blog - How Has Internet Changed Education?

Cool Infographics - Blog - How Has Internet Changed Education? | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it
How has internet changed education infographic from SEO.com explores what kind of impact the I...
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Edina Technology Integration: EdCampMSP Session: 1:1 with iPads ...

Edina Technology Integration: EdCampMSP Session: 1:1 with iPads ... | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Eric Simmons shared his experience in West St. Paul. Here are notes on the pluses and minuses of his experience... Staff had iPads last March, the students in September. He would definitely recommend staff have them ...
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48 Ultra-Cool Summer Sites for Kids and Teachers

48 Ultra-Cool Summer Sites for Kids and Teachers | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it
A good majority of northern hemisphere and international schools are winding down the 2011-2012 school year and doors will be closing as the students and teachers take off on their summer adventure...
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Virtual Education: New Report Cautions Parents

Virtual Education: New Report Cautions Parents | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Is online schooling as effective as learning inside the classroom?
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iPadio

iPadio | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it
ipadio allows you to broadcast live to the web from your cell or land line phone.
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50 Best iPad Apps for STEM Education

50 Best iPad Apps for STEM Education | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it
You can help get kids interested in STEM fields no matter their age with the help of the iPad and its numerous apps.

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Can Skype's New Learning Lab Make Teachers Tech-Savvy? - Education - GOOD

Can Skype's New Learning Lab Make Teachers Tech-Savvy? - Education - GOOD | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it
The London-based 'Learning Lab' will train educators on how to use the latest hardware and software.
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App Synergy: How To Synergize Your Evernote Use - AppAdvice

App Synergy: How To Synergize Your Evernote Use - AppAdvice | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it
AppAdviceApp Synergy: How To Synergize Your Evernote UseAppAdviceLivescribe produces an actual pen, which digitizes your handwriting and sends it to Evernote.
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iPads in the Classroom | Senga's Space

Now, I'm not an expert on using iPads in the classroom. In fact, I suffer from iPad envy as I don't even own one!! (though I do have a very nice Samsung Galaxy Tablet my lovely son bought me for Christmas).
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iPads for education? | Teacher’s Monthly

iPads for education? | Teacher’s Monthly | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it
See on Scoop.it – Mobile Learning & Information Literacy “Elkanah have a set of iPads that roam around from class to class. Both schools found it important for the teachers to be ac...
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Free Technology for Teachers: 10 Things You Can Do To Make Yourself an Ed Tech Star This Summer

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Edutech for Teachers » Blog Archive » Having the Audacity to Podcast

Edutech for Teachers » Blog Archive » Having the Audacity to Podcast | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it
When this is accomplished, I truly believe that podcasts are one of the technology components that enhance the classroom experience while making it a collaborative and dynamic learning environment. ...
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Create Stylish Presentations And Share Them Online With @SlideRocket

Create Stylish Presentations And Share Them Online With @SlideRocket | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it

SlideRocket is a platform for creating, managing and sharing presentations online... SlideRocket also provides Google Drive integration and can be accessed from your Google Drive account.


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Top 10 Twitter Accounts to Follow For Education Technology

Top 10 Twitter Accounts to Follow For Education Technology | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it
List and brief description of the best 10 tweeters for education technology news, information and resources. (RT @web20classroom: Great educators on this list.
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All the Web 2.0 Tools you'll ever need in one blog post! | Digital Learning Environments

All the Web 2.0 Tools you'll ever need in one blog post! | Digital Learning Environments | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it

 I am web geek, and not just because I own a Foursquare t-shirt that I bought at a discount after my 1000th check in.  The real reason I know I am a web geek is because I LOVE discovering cool web 2.0 tools that can enhance my classroom!  I am about to share with you my not so secret sources for teacher Web 2.0 excitment! ...and that's not all!  Actually, it is, but I think you will enjoy discovering all of the new tools that these web sources will present.  I guarantee that you will find something new that will amaze you as you explore.  So get ready to dive into these web 2.0 treasure troves!
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1) Cool Tools for Schools Wiki- http://cooltoolsforschools.wikispaces.com/

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 2) 100 Web 2.0 Tools Every Teacher Should Know About
http://edudemic.com/2012/05/best-web-tools-slides/

 

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3) Here are 101 site to troll!  http://www.goedonline.com/101-web-tools-for-teachers

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4) The Super Book of Web Tools for Educators
http://issuu.com/richardbyrne/docs/super_book_of_web_tools_for_educators/1

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5) EdTEch Tool Box Ultimate Web 2.0 list
http://edtechtoolbox.blogspot.com/p/web-20-tools_04.html

 


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About That App Gap: Children, Technology and the Digital Divide

About That App Gap: Children, Technology and the Digital Divide | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it
The skills people will always need to thrive -- deep thinking, the ability to differentiate fact from hype, creativity, self-regulation, empathy, and self-reflection -- aren't learned in front of screens.
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Tips and success stories for effective mobile learning | eSchool News

More and more schools are using mobile learning devices to help boost student engagement and achievement, and a new monograph from the Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) examines some of the best practices in mobile devices from schools across...
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5 Ways Apps Fit Into Curriculum and Learning Strategies

5 Ways Apps Fit Into Curriculum and Learning Strategies | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it
How instructional technology coordinators and teachers are helping students meet standards by supplementing instruction with apps.
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Apps in Education: 12 Museum Apps from around the World

Apps in Education: 12 Museum Apps from around the World | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it

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Ubi turns any wall into a touchscreen using Microsoft's Kinect - Ars Technica

Ubi turns any wall into a touchscreen using Microsoft's Kinect - Ars Technica | 21st Century Concepts-Technology in the Classroom | Scoop.it
Ubi turns any wall into a touchscreen using Microsoft's KinectArs TechnicaChathoth and Zhang were school friends who wanted to develop an alternative to smart pens such as LiveScribe; Hajizadeh was a friend of a friend who came on board to develop...
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Calif. schools expand lessons via computer - San Jose Mercury News

Calif. schools expand lessons via computerSan Jose Mercury NewsBy CHRISTINA HOAG AP LOS ANGELES—Math is so popular at Ritter Elementary School in Watts that kids arrive before the morning bell and line up to do extra work before class, but it's not...
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