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The Must-Have EdTech Cheat Sheet [Infographic]

The Must-Have EdTech Cheat Sheet [Infographic] | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
There's a whole galaxy of terminology that you should know about when it comes to education technology. From PLNs to Blended Learning to Synchronous Online Learning... it can get overwhelming.

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Patricia Christian's curator insight, February 3, 2013 8:14 PM

This is a nice visual summary of terms in education technology.

Roberto Ivan Ramirez's curator insight, May 7, 2013 8:10 PM

Implementos tecnológicos móviles y mezcla de entornos presenciales y virtuales para potencializar el aprendizaje, van a requerir de estrategias eficaces pedagógicas variadas y diversas para cada caso y situación concreta educativa.

Dolores Gómez's curator insight, July 23, 2013 2:50 PM

Para familarizarnos con la terminología.

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6 Expert Tips for Flipping the Classroom

6 Expert Tips for Flipping the Classroom | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Three leaders in flipped classroom instruction share their best practices for creating a classroom experience guaranteed to inspire lifelong learning.

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Gust MEES's curator insight, January 24, 2013 3:23 AM

Such pandemonium is a good thing, insists Mazur, an early adopter of the flipped classroom model that has become all the rage at colleges and universities across the country.


===> "That's how we all learn: by actively engaging in the material rather than sitting in a classroom and writing down the words said by the professor." <===



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10 Great Guides for Better Professional Learning Network

10 Great Guides for Better Professional Learning Network | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

I have recently published Teachers Guide to Personal/Professional Learning Networks ( PLNs ) in which I talked profusely about the importance of PLNs for our professional growth and I also provided some tools and tips on how to start creating your PLN from scratch.

 

I did received a lot of feedback following the publication of that guide and based on some suggestions and recommendations from you I made necessary changes to it and I am still updating it whenever needs be. Thank you so much for your collaboration.


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Gust MEES's curator insight, January 24, 2013 2:12 AM

A great guide...

 

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Future work skills - 2020 [pdf]


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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, January 26, 2013 5:50 PM

My first reaction on reading the list of groups involved was negative. The University of Pheonix has a dog in this fight. They will want digital technologies to at the forefront. That is OK, but we need a balanced view of this emerging world and we need to question some of the views presented. We are not on the cusp of a relationship between humans and their digital tools. We have passed this cusp and each day we are in that emergent world. That kind of comment oversimplies a complex reality full of uncertainty.

France Lefebvre's curator insight, March 19, 2013 8:42 AM

Recherche très pertinente qui apporte un vent de fraîcheur.  On n'y parle pas des emplois du futur, mais plutôt des compétences ou habiletés requises

Martijn Spek's curator insight, April 24, 2013 7:26 AM

Interessant rapport waarbij 'Change' in organisaties en bij mensen een zeer nadrukkelijke rol speelt. De tekenenen zien we nu al bij organisaties ontstaan. Het onderzoek is welliswaar primair gericht op Amerika, maar door de verdere globalisering en internationalisering interessant voor een ieder die met mensen werkt of gaat werken!

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Great Critical Thinking Map for your Classroom [Infographic]

Great Critical Thinking Map for your Classroom [Infographic] | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

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Gust MEES's curator insight, January 23, 2013 10:49 AM

A great Infographic...

 

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Hi, looks like You are interested in Infographics, check over 100 here ===> http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching?tag=Infographics Have a great day :)
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Let Your “Emotional Rudder” Steer The Way

Let Your “Emotional Rudder” Steer The Way | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Eric Hoover has an interesting piece in the Chronicle of Higher Education exploring “noncognitive skills,” the subject of Paul Tough’s popular book How Children Succeed and education’s topic du jour.

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Mary Perfitt-Nelson's curator insight, January 21, 2013 3:35 PM

" Logical reasoning skills and factual knowledge are only so valuable on their own. Students also need an ‘emotional rudder’—an ability to transfer skills and knowledge to real-world situations—to succeed"

Gust MEES's curator insight, January 21, 2013 3:59 PM

I love that idea of an “emotional rudder,” guiding us as we apply our intellectual knowledge and skills.


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How to Twitter in 60 Seconds [Infographic]

How to Twitter in 60 Seconds [Infographic] | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

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Gust MEES's curator insight, January 20, 2013 10:34 AM

BEST Infographic about learning about Twitter I have seen so far, great job, thx!

 

Gust MEES's curator insight, January 20, 2013 10:37 AM

BEST Infographic about learning about Twitter I have seen so far, great job, thx!


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Three Elements of Great Communication, According to Aristotle

Three Elements of Great Communication, According to Aristotle | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
The first master of the art believed in ethos, pathos, and logos.

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Gust MEES's curator insight, January 17, 2013 8:41 PM

In the word ICT is the letter "C" which means "Communication" and as such it is THE most important letter, SO, learning about "Communication" is a MUST ;)

 

AnnC's curator insight, January 19, 2013 12:49 AM

CLASSIC!

Denise Lombardo's curator insight, January 19, 2013 6:23 PM
Great reminder about the importance of balancing all three elements as a good leader...
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A Useful Social Media Cheat Sheet [Infographic]

A Useful Social Media Cheat Sheet [Infographic] | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
The infographic may be designed for small business owners but it's worthwhile for any teacher, student, parent, or other Edudemic reader looking for the quick bites of the social networks.

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Gust MEES's curator insight, January 1, 2013 10:23 AM

A MUST have for anyone who is working with Social Medias, very useful!

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Great Resources and Tools for Teaching Using Comic Strips

Great Resources and Tools for Teaching Using Comic Strips | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

Comic strips and cartoons are great learning and teaching materials. Students love them and you can see the excitement in their eyes the moment they know they are included in their lesson. Well, think of yourself when you were a student, I bet you had the same feelings about these materials.

 

Read more:

http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2012/12/great-resources-and-tools-for-teaching.html

 

Many great resources here!


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Why Every Teacher Should Use Twitter

Why Every Teacher Should Use Twitter | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Twitter, a brief video introduction If you consider yourself a “visual learner,” this brief video introduction to Twitter for Teachers may help. Follow the link here.  I already have a Facebook acc...

 

Read more, a MUST:

http://miched.net/?p=92

 


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Inspiring the Next Generation of Thinkers

Inspiring the Next Generation of Thinkers | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Teaching kids goes beyond textbooks and classroom lessons. It has to include teaching them to open their minds and how to think for themselves.

 

Read more, a MUST:

http://edudemic.com/2012/11/next-generation-of-thinkers/

 


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Now You Can Add Interactive Images to Your Tweets

Now You Can Add Interactive Images to Your Tweets | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
You can now view interactive ThingLink images -- which include embedded content -- in Twitter, opening a whole new set of possibilities for the platform.

 


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Do We Need Social Media Education in Schools Now?

Do We Need Social Media Education in Schools Now? | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Is it time for social media education in our schools? The recent Manti Te'o hoax is only the tip of the iceberg. He knew how to use social media, but didn’t understand its power.

 

There is an urgent need to educate students at all levels on the responsible use of social media. It’s time to help students navigate this unfiltered world of anonymous faces. When searching for a curriculum for social media education.

 

Teaching students how to set their privacy levels on applications is only the starting line, not the finish line.

 

 


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Five Reasons I Love Using QR Codes in My Classroom

Five Reasons I Love Using QR Codes in My Classroom | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
There are so many tools that educators can use to get students interested and engaged in their work. Like most teachers today, I integrate technology into my instruction everyday. I'm lucky to work i

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Joan Stewart's curator insight, January 25, 2013 1:22 AM

Great ideas on QR Codes in the classroom and for use via schools and education and this is just the beginning. QR codes hold so much information they are able to be utilized just about anywhere if thought out correctly.

Joan Stewart's comment, January 25, 2013 1:23 AM
Great for educators, expand into fun learning via QR Codes.
Veille digitale's curator insight, January 25, 2013 1:32 AM

5 raisons d'aimer l'utilisation des QR-Code 

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SID Kit for Schools - Safer Internet Day

SID Kit for Schools - Safer Internet Day | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

Welcome, and thank you for joining us to celebrate Safer Internet Day (SID) 2013, taking place on Tuesday 5 February 2013 with the theme ‘Online rights and responsibilities’ and the slogan ‘Connect with respect’.

 

In 2013, for the second year running, we have again produced a SID Kit for Schools (and other educators), to bring together some great resources for raising online safety awareness.

 

Click on the links to the right to explore.

 

You can use the resources as best suits your local circumstances. For example, you may choose to use all or a selection of the resources, or you may choose to take parts of the kit and adapt them to your own needs. Likewise, although Safer Internet Day is celebrated on a particular day, you may choose to raise the profile of online safety over a day, week or month, depending on what is appropriate in your individual setting.

 

And, as this year’s theme focuses on ===>  ‘Online rights and responsibilities’,

 

– for example the ===> rights and responsibilities of parents and carers, educators, and industry, as well as the rights and responsibilities of children and young people themselves in their online lives. <===

 


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6 Types of Blended Learning

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6 Types of Blended Learning

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Gust MEES's curator insight, January 23, 2013 10:56 AM

A MUST have Infographic...

 

Ana Luisa Lozano's curator insight, January 23, 2013 11:10 AM

Innovation

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Deeper Learning: Defining Twenty-First Century Literacy

Deeper Learning: Defining Twenty-First Century Literacy | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Only a decade and a few years in, how can we fully describe the twenty-first century learner?

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Gust MEES's curator insight, January 21, 2013 9:20 PM

A MUST read...

 

Gianfranco D'Aversa's curator insight, January 23, 2013 2:02 PM

Only a decade and a few years in, how can we fully describe the twenty-first century learner?

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Collect, Organize and Highlight Specific Scenes with Video Curation Platform Zeeik

 

 


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Robin Good's curator insight, January 16, 2013 12:37 PM


Zeeik is a video curation platform which allows you to collect your selected clips into organized collections, and to highlight specific scenes within them.


Zeeik video collections can be edited in a collaborative fashion, and they can be saved, shared and embedded on any web site or blog.


Free to use.


More info: http://zeeik.com



Simón Rave's curator insight, January 18, 2013 7:11 PM

Collect, Organize and Highlight Specific Scenes with Video Curation Platform Zeeik via 

Gust MEES's curator insight, January 21, 2013 10:00 AM

Give it a try, BUT read also the TOS (Terms Of Service...)...

 

See examples here:

 

http://zeeik.com/app2/?sortingOption=Most%20Followed

 

 

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How I Use Twitter In My Classroom - Edudemic

How I Use Twitter In My Classroom - Edudemic | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
A quick look at how I use Twitter for writing prompts. I thought this was going to be another project gone bad! To my surprise since teens love texting, they also loved micro-blogging!

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The First Step in Educational Change Is Unlearning

The First Step in Educational Change Is Unlearning | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
By Jim Shimabukuro Editor Like gold, we horde what we’ve learned about education and expect to live off the interest for the rest of our professional lives. Tossing it out with the garbage is...

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Gust MEES's curator insight, January 16, 2013 5:07 AM

Great points...

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Ed Chat Radio

Ed Chat Radio | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Bam Radio Network

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Gust MEES's curator insight, December 11, 2012 5:23 PM

Good to see such a new innovative start and wish them ALL a great success with it, which I seriously think they will have! Keep up the good works guys, still following it ;)

 

BTW: I would like to see some day ALSO posts about #Cybersecurity, about time to go a step further to the future, ok ;)

 

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7 Habits of Highly Effective Teachers Who Use Technology [Infographic]

7 Habits of Highly Effective Teachers Who Use Technology [Infographic] | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it

November 30, 2012 by Angela Maiers

 

Love this great post from the folks at Always Prepared entitled: ‘The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teachers Who Use Technology‘ and the infographic it inspired from Mark Bates. Both highlight “The Habitudes” of educators who are effectively using technology to enhance and impact teaching and learning. Hat tip to Shawn McCusker for this awesome Twitter find!

 

A MUST read:

http://www.angelamaiers.com/2012/11/7-habits-of-highly-effective-teachers-who-use-technology.html

 


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AAEEBL's curator insight, January 21, 2013 7:26 PM

Applicable to all learners, whether students or teachers or carrerists. 

Maria Kallergi's curator insight, April 3, 2013 7:23 AM

we don't want to be left behind

Terri Rice's curator insight, July 27, 2014 7:08 PM

Absolutely! it is so good to know I have some of the qualities. Working on integrating them all into my daily life.

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6 Things To Teach Students About Social Media

6 Things To Teach Students About Social Media | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Now more than ever, students need to understand the basics of social media and how it can affect their future both negatively and positively.

 

 

 

Read more, a MUST:

http://edudemic.com/2012/11/teach-students-about-social-media/

 


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Pathbrite

Pathbrite | 21st Century Literacy and Learning | Scoop.it
Pathbrite ePortfolios are the best way to collect, track and showcase a lifetime of learning and achievements, and to get recommended pathways for continuous success.

 

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Very easy to set up and you can chose your own categories to make it very personal... You can even use it as an ePortfolio to show your skills to future employers...

 

Read more:

https://pathbrite.com/

 


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