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Video Download & Player: Save YouTube Videos onto the iPad Camera Roll

Video Download & Player: Save YouTube Videos onto the iPad Camera Roll | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it
Get Video Download & Player - Titan Downloader on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.

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ThingLink Through the SAMR Lens

ThingLink Through the SAMR Lens | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

If you are a teacher with a passion for teaching, ThingLink is an essential tool for your toolkit.  This flexible tool is well-suited for helping students dig deeper into content as they create. Learning to use ThingLink is an adventure worth exploring.


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Teachers Love Technology Infographic

Teachers Love Technology Infographic | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it
Now more than ever teachers are embracing technology and finding new and innovative ways to integrate devices, apps and tools into the classroom. In fact, many educators claim technology is a catal...
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Why (And How) Students Are Learning To Code

Why (And How) Students Are Learning To Code | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

Coding is more important now than ever before. With computer related jobs growing at a rate estimated to be 2x faster than other types of jobs, coding is becoming an important literacy for students to have and a more integral part of education and curricula.


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How to Make Google Drive Work Like a Desktop Suite

How to Make Google Drive Work Like a Desktop Suite | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

Google Drive, and the apps in it--Docs, Sheets, and Slides--are great for people looking for a simple Office suite. It's free, makes collaboration easy, and pretty much anyone can use it. But if you're used to something more traditional, like Microsoft Office, you may be hesitant to use it. Here's how to make Google Drive work more like the desktop suites you're used to.


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GwynethJones's curator insight, April 5, 2014 1:45 PM

In a world where the cloud is important and ever more part of your practice - why not try this?

Maria Richards's curator insight, April 16, 2014 3:07 AM

Taking the Google drive journey?

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7 Tips for Rookie Bloggers!

7 Tips for Rookie Bloggers! | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

Yesterday I was thrilled to hear from a friend and valued member of my PLN, Bobbi Capwell. She published an insightful guest post to share struggles, experiences and advice about becoming a blogger. Her post is sure to inspire educators to blog!

 

 


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15 Fixable “Death by PowerPoint” Issues

15 Fixable “Death by PowerPoint” Issues | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

Inspiring case studies, tips, and presentation ideas to help you set your story free, from the Haiku Deck team and our creative community. 

It’s worth noting that we have nothing against PowerPoint itself — in fact, PowerPoint can be used to create some incredibly awesome presentations, if you have strong design skills or you know someone who does.


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Woodstock School's curator insight, March 30, 2014 11:16 PM

A few tips on how to exploit the real power of presentations.

 

Johani Karonen's curator insight, March 31, 2014 3:33 AM

The sixteenth issue: The mismatcher, was added in a comment! I totally agree on that having an overarching look and feel is really important!

gustavo salazar's curator insight, April 3, 2014 8:59 AM

excelentes recomendaciones para evitar la muerte por power point

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Turning documents into conversations

Turning documents into conversations | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

NowComment is fast, powerful, and feature-rich: you can sort comments, skim summaries, create assignments, hide comments, reply privately, and much more.


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Volkmar Langer's curator insight, April 25, 2014 5:41 AM

That sounds really good :-)) 

CECI Jean-François's curator insight, February 16, 2015 2:20 AM

Intéressant outil pour faire du commentaire social (débat électronique) sur un document, avec des possibilités de tri et de tracking ... Parfait pour l'hybridation de cours

Murielle Godement's curator insight, February 16, 2015 2:52 AM

Le pendant de VoiceThread à l'écrit. NowComment permet de commenter / débattre par écrit sur des documents du web en mode privé ou public. Le mode public ne propose pas de filtre de langue, difficile donc pour le moment de proposer des activités FLE de contributions à des débtas ouverts essentiellement en anglais. 

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What Does the Text Say Music Video

This video goes with a song we wrote in parody with What Does the Fox Say?

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4 Things to Consider as You Allow Phones in Class

4 Things to Consider as You Allow Phones in Class | 21st Century Technology Integration | 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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5 Terrific Web Tools to Create Academic Digital Portfolios

5 Terrific Web Tools to Create Academic Digital Portfolios | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it
5 Terrific Web Tools to Create Academic Digital Portfolios ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning http://t.co/gF7gMmXSPT

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David W. Deeds's curator insight, March 16, 2014 11:44 AM

Google Sites has my vote for #1. 

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What's Cool in Your School?

What's Cool in Your School? | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

If you asked the question “What’s Cool in Your School?” at the Bellwood-Antis Middle School, you’d definitely get this answer: The Tech Club. And that’s why my Geek Squad was featured on the TV-10 Central PA Live show earlier this week.

 

Check out the interview with two of my edtech rock stars—Kermit and Aubree—as they talk tech and share videos demonstrating how BAMS students learn multimedia journalism in a fun and creative way!

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40 Interesting Ways to Use QR Codes in the Classroom

40 Interesting Ways to Use QR Codes in the Classroom | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

Part of Tom Barrett's "Interesting Ways" series


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What We Really Need To Know About Ed Tech

What We Really Need To Know About Ed Tech | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it
Those "5 Things You Need to Know About EdTech" posts seem to crop up on Twitter every couple weeks -- Tech isn't the Point of EdTech, EdTech is about Learning, EdTech is Exciting. But for those who've heard and read it all before, here's a completely different take on that headline.

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Cas Op de Beek's curator insight, April 11, 2014 5:52 AM

It's all about the money!

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Excellent Guides to Help Students Make Appropriate Citations and Bibliographies

Excellent Guides to Help Students Make Appropriate Citations and Bibliographies | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

Today, as I was browsing through EasyBib's most frequenty asked questions I came across some really interesting tips to help teachers and students with the citing of their sources and bibliographies. From citing a tweet to how to evaluate websites, these resources cover almost everything students need for developing their citation skills. 


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GwynethJones's curator insight, April 13, 2014 3:16 PM

COOL!

Bookmarking Librarian's curator insight, April 14, 2014 3:27 AM

Citation of sources; referencing

Dean Mantz's curator insight, April 14, 2014 10:28 AM

Thanks to reuvenwerber for sharing this post on his Jewish Education Around the World page.  http://www.scoop.it/t/jewish-education-around-the-world/

 

This comes and a perfect time as my TnC356 preservice students from Sterling College are creating PSA videos and digital storytelling projects. 

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Should I Post This Image Infographic

Should I Post This Image Infographic | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

As educators, it is not only important to encourage our students to push the technological envelope, but it’s equally essential that we teach them to navigate the digital world in a responsible manner. Unfortunately, students (and people in general) have the tendency to ignore the fact that media is regulated and requires compliance of copyright rules and fair use guidelines. Just like they need to be taught the basics of math and science, students need to learn that just because media is accessible, downloadable and free that this does not necessarily mean it’s acceptable to reuse it in a project of their own—especially without possible restrictions.

 

 

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37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow

37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow


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Content Curation Through the SAMR Lens

Content Curation Through the SAMR Lens | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

There are a variety of helpful tools to choose from to make content curation fun and useful. It’s important to choose a tool that will grow with you as you strive to use technology as a tool that helps you "Teach Above the Line" and transform learning.


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10 Free Online Educational Game Sites

10 Free Online Educational Game Sites | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it
Web-based games can prove to be a treasure trove of learning opportunities, and there are a variety of content-areas, age ranges, and skill levels to choose from. The true pay dirt for browser-based learning games can be found on large online digital game hubs. Here are 10 game hubs players that teachers can use to as one tool in their arsenal.

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Free Technology for Teachers: A Handful of Helpful Google Forms Tutorials for Teachers

Free Technology for Teachers: A Handful of Helpful Google Forms Tutorials for Teachers | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

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Tom Perran's curator insight, March 30, 2014 7:15 AM

These will help you be more productive and efficient!

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18 Free Web Tools for the Classroom - The ICT Advisors

18 Free Web Tools for the Classroom - The ICT Advisors | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

A list of 18 Free Web Tools for the Classroom, with a short explanation of each one!


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Clarice Bagrichevsky's curator insight, March 24, 2014 6:59 AM

!!!!!!!!!

Michael Westwood's curator insight, March 24, 2014 9:31 AM

Many of these could be used  to create very interesting and interactive projects.

WEAC's curator insight, March 25, 2014 9:04 PM

Good list of tools for creating stories, cartoons, music and more.

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Flip the Classroom with Slackmath

Flip the Classroom with Slackmath | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

What do algebra and QR codes have in common? The answer is Slackmath. Developed by math teacher Geoffrey Slack, this nifty site contains dozens of PDFs of algebra problems next to corresponding QR codes.

 

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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Google Docs Add Ons

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Google Docs Add Ons | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

If you open a Google Docs or Spreadsheet you will find a new option in the menu bar named Add-Ons. An Add-On is a way to add functionality to Docs and Sheets through integration with 3rd party apps. It's similar to the Google Chrome Apps store. 

There are many useful tools to Add-On to Google Docs to improve the efficiency of working in Google Docs. You'll find Add-Ons to help you get your own work done, and also for use in the classroom.


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The Rise of the Super-Digital Native

The Rise of the Super-Digital Native | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

The super-digital native will be bold. The super-digital native will be fearless. The super-digital native will be equipped with best practices for engaging critically with technology for teaching and learning.


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aanve's curator insight, March 15, 2014 10:59 PM

www.aanve.com

 

Jamie Ruppert's curator insight, March 17, 2014 8:53 AM

Who are the super digital natives, anyway?

Rosemary Tyrrell, Ed.D.'s curator insight, March 17, 2014 1:58 PM

Somewhat Utopian, but interesting article. 

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BAMS Tech Club: Producing Media for a Real-World Purpose

BAMS Tech Club: Producing Media for a Real-World Purpose | 21st Century Technology Integration | Scoop.it

A few weeks ago I shared a local newspaper article about the partnership my Middle School Tech Club students and I have formed with the Mending Hearts Animal Rescue located in Central Pennsylvania. Since establishing this community service project, the students have been busy creating content and media to promote the adoption of dogs and cats that currently live in the shelter. Our latest project—a video entitled “Mending Hearts Animal Rescue: Saving Lives One Fur-ever Home at a Time”—was added to the group’s Facebook page earlier this week. Be sure to check out one of our most meaningful videos ever!

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