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How Assessment Can Lead to Deeper Learning

How Assessment Can Lead to Deeper Learning | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
Most educators, policymakers, and parents agree that today's students need a mix of knowledge, skills, and dispositions to prepare them to be successful and engaged citizens. Given that students need
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A Guidebook for Social Media in the Classroom

A Guidebook for Social Media in the Classroom | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
Is Social Media Relevant? Take the Quiz

Before we talk social media, let's talk about the relevance of social media by taking a quiz. Which of the following is most likely to be true?



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In pictures: London now and then

In pictures: London now and then | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
Old meets new in hybrid images from the Museum of London - and a new app allows people to make their own.
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Why Tablets Are Great For Classrooms - Edudemic

Why Tablets Are Great For Classrooms - Edudemic | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
Desktop, laptop, tablet, or mobile phone/smartphone, there sure are a multitude of options when it comes to classroom technology. You may be stuck with one or the other, but if you have a choice, what option will be the best for your students?  The handy infographic below takes a look at why tablets are a …
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How To Use Smartphones For Language Learning - Edudemic

How To Use Smartphones For Language Learning - Edudemic | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
“Have you mastered what we are working on?” I am working on trying to balance the need to know that my students ‘have it’ with the practical realities of a modern language class. For that reason I have been looking at more and more choice in not only what language students use to demonstrate learning …
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6 Powerful Tools Teachers And Students Should Try Out - Edudemic

6 Powerful Tools Teachers And Students Should Try Out - Edudemic | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
There are loads of powerful tools and apps out there worth trying. Here are some of the absolute best.
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Resources For Teaching About Drugs, Alcohol, and Addiction - Edudemic

Resources For Teaching About Drugs, Alcohol, and Addiction - Edudemic | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
Philip Seymour Hoffmann's untimely death is very sad, though not nearly unusual enough for stars, but there is something about the whole situation that strikes me as worth bringing up here.
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11 Signs That Technology Is A Key Part Of Education - Edudemic

11 Signs That Technology Is A Key Part Of Education - Edudemic | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
The current trend of education technology is nothing to sneeze at. There are iPads and Android devices popping up in classrooms around the world.
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3 Excellent Tools to Create Interactive Posters and Visuals for Your Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

3 Excellent Tools to Create Interactive Posters and Visuals for Your Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
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New Common Sense Media Study Paints a Clear Picture of Teens’ Digital Lives

New Common Sense Media Study Paints a Clear Picture of Teens’ Digital Lives | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
Last month, Common Sense Media released “
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2 Pros And 2 Cons To Education Technology - Edudemic

2 Pros And 2 Cons To Education Technology - Edudemic | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
There are some important reasons to integrate education technology. However, there are some key considerations to make before doing so.
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4 Tips To Help Students Start Blogging - Edudemic

4 Tips To Help Students Start Blogging - Edudemic | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
“Ms. Clark, I can’t believe it! Someone from Argentina and New Zealand just read my blog!” This kind of wide-eyed excitement is why I have been blogging with my students for nearly 10 years.
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6 Ways Social Media Will Change In 2014 - Edudemic

6 Ways Social Media Will Change In 2014 - Edudemic | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
For those who don't use social media, #1 will reign supreme. If you're not already on the social media train, 2014 will be the year to hop on. If you've already been riding the train, check out #2-6 to see what the trends are expected to be!
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Teachers Guide to Teaching Using Social Media ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Teachers Guide to Teaching Using Social Media ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
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4 Things To Consider As You Allow Phones in Class - Edudemic

4 Things To Consider As You Allow Phones in Class - Edudemic | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
As a language teacher I find mobile phones are a great resource as a dictionary, a unique way to do homework and, for many of my students, an alternative way to take notes. I’ve been using them in my class for a while now and their presence is actually hardly noticed – so seamlessly is …
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Animate Your Course Book with Engaging Activities | TeachingEnglish | British Council | BBC

Animate Your Course Book with Engaging Activities | TeachingEnglish | British Council | BBC | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
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Cybenglish

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25 Ways To Use Pinterest With Bloom's Taxonomy

25 Ways To Use Pinterest With Bloom's Taxonomy | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
Recently, I've been spending quite a bit of my time researching how to use Pinterest in the classroom in a way that is meaningful and relevant. I've posted a couple of articles about Pinterest befo...
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Five-Minute Film Festival: 8 Interactive Video Tools for Engaging Learners

Five-Minute Film Festival: 8 Interactive Video Tools for Engaging Learners | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
It's no secret that I am a passionate advocate for using video in the classroom. When used well, videos can help students make connections to people and ideas beyond their usual frame of reference. Th
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Is Facebook really losing members?

Is Facebook really losing members? | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
A glut of studies have predicted Facebook's demise, but how enduring is the social network?
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8 Exceptionally Useful Resources for Special Education Teachers - Edudemic

8 Exceptionally Useful Resources for Special Education Teachers - Edudemic | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
The educational industry is constantly changing, and it is currently focused on helping students achieve better results through research-based strategies.
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Six Scaffolding Strategies to Use with Your Students

Six Scaffolding Strategies to Use with Your Students | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
What’s the opposite of scaffolding a lesson?
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How To Define Learning Objectives - Edudemic

How To Define Learning Objectives - Edudemic | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
Learning objectives are the stops on that journey. Keep reading to learn more about how you can design the learning objectives and help your students reach their goals.
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3 Fun Web Tools That Let You Remix Web Pages - Edudemic

3 Fun Web Tools That Let You Remix Web Pages - Edudemic | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
These may be some of the most fun and interesting web tools you'll try today.
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100+ Influential Learning Professionals Worth Following - Edudemic

100+ Influential Learning Professionals Worth Following - Edudemic | 21st century Teaching Tools | Scoop.it
The below list of influential learning professionals features nearly 150 influential learning pros who know a thing or two about the future of education and e-learning.
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