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Meograph: Four-dimensional storytelling

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Meograph is the easiest way to create multimedia stories. With no training you can quickly create stories about the news, history, travels, life events, and more by combining video, audio, pictures, text, links, maps, and timelines. Then share by embedding anywhere on the web, or through your favorite social network.


Via Baiba Svenca, Teaching, Learning & Developing with Technology
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Now this is geeky-cool stuff!

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GIANFRANCO MARINI's curator insight, March 31, 2013 2:11 AM

Ancora uno strumento per creare storie dedicato al mondo educational, lo slogan di Meograph è infatti "riconduci l'apprendimento alla vita reale con le storie". Meograph può essere utilizzato liberamente, esiste un piano di abbonamenti che consente di gestire le proprie classi online e offre altri vantaggi.

 

Meograph è uno strumento di storytelling, un webware che  di realizzare in modo molto semplice delle storie utilizzando l'intero web come risorsa da cui ricavare testi,k immagini, video, mappe, links, timelines ecc.  Il risultato può essere incorporato in un sito web e/o condiviso nei principali social network.

 

Risulta molto utile per predisporre presentazioni su argomenti disciplinari e interdisciplinari da parte di docenti e/o studenti su qualsiasi tematica. 

 

Meograph è utilizzato da molte organizzazioni che si occupano di media e da migliaia di scuole e autori per la realizzazione delle loro storie in quanto è uno strumento molto semplice ma completo per creare materiali multimediali e interattivi 

 

 

LINK UTILI

link al sito: http://www.meograph.com/education

 

esempi sull'utilizzo educativo di Meograph:

- "ascesa e caduta dell'impero romano" http://www.meograph.com/educationexamples

- "diritti delle donne negli Usa": http://www.meograph.com/channel4kvwm/10/womens-rights-in-the-usa#

 

tutorial su come usare meograph

http://youtu.be/2n9HZKu5X7s

http://youtu.be/BOzclIpH-RQ

http://vimeo.com/55034577

 

 

Amy Pardo's curator insight, April 2, 2013 9:10 AM

I wonder how this might work for my oral history project.

 

Renee Maufroid's curator insight, April 24, 2013 2:12 AM

Super great tool!

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Teacher with Geeky Technology

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4 Stages of Educational Technology Integration Infographic (4 Stages of Educational Technology Integration Infographic via @pinterest http://t.co/vtt7OxdDiC)...
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Amazon Launches A 3D Printing Store With Customizable Goods

Amazon Launches A 3D Printing Store With Customizable Goods | 3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Amazon has launched a new store for 3D-printed goods, which include items that can be customized to change their size, color, material and even aspects of their design. The store covers a range of types of products, ...
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3 Myths about EdTech and Equity

3 Myths about EdTech and Equity | 3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology | Scoop.it
An Undergraduate’s Take on EdTech’s Inequity-Reducing Potential (Scholar Cary Kelly reflects on the promise—and pitfalls—that accompany emphasis on educational technology http://t.co/IzQOE3ZF07)...
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Use a personal learning network to keep up with instructional technology

Use a personal learning network to keep up with instructional technology | 3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Given the pace and breadth of technology innovation these days, keeping up with the latest in instructional technology is difficult to do alone, especially if you’re not sure where to begin.
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One of the first things I wanna do at CAG is set up PLNs.

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Clarke students at Geek Academy get ready for new school roles

Clarke students at Geek Academy get ready for new school roles Online Athens Many of the students in the Geek Academy are getting ready for new roles they'll play in this technological transition year, explained Carrie Sigmund, instructional...
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Geek Academy, gotta love that name! 

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A Second Life on Facebook

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A growing Second Life Facebook community with 4 facebook pages that are providing a wonderful service.
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Visit every single one! ;)

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The genius behind all of these pages is Mr. Zulu Hassan himself.

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Virtual Reality: Disrupting The Way We See The World

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Following World War II, the military has pumped millions of dollars into this technology.
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David W. Deeds: Teaching/Training with 3D Virtual Worlds (in Schools)

David W. Deeds' presentation for Moodle MOOC Virtual Conference 2014 (MMVC14)! Teaching/Training with 3D Virtual Worlds (in Schools) uses the what does/doesn't…
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The 7 Constants Of Game Design, Part 2

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In the second of a three-part series exploring the constants of game design, we delve into talking about elegance, naturalism and the role of time.
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How to get the best out of Google Now

How to get the best out of Google Now | 3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology | Scoop.it
If you'd like to know how to properly set up Google Now and learn about exactly what it can do then this guide is for you. We take a look at handy voice commands and optimal settings.

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Check out Google Now! 

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Google Glass App Landscape (Finally) Showing Signs Of Growth

Google Glass App Landscape (Finally) Showing Signs Of Growth | 3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology | Scoop.it
It has a long, long way to go to rival app stores like those for Android and iOS (and I doubt it’ll ever rival their size, actually), but the Google Glass app landscape is finally starting to show signs of life.
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Gotta get my Google Glass out of my suitcase. Which one is it in?? ;)

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9 Characteristics of A Leading Educator

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9 Characteristics of A Leading Educator ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning http://t.co/3HsHLsvVRN via @medkh9
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Here's my pick for Infographic of the Week! 

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9 Easy Tips For Finding Exactly What You Want On Google

9 Easy Tips For Finding Exactly What You Want On Google | 3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Get your Google search on.

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Handy tips! 

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Gaia satellite begins 3D-mapping the galaxy

Gaia satellite begins 3D-mapping the galaxy | 3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Gaia satellite begins 3D-mapping the galaxy. The largest digital camera ever sent into space is beginning its quest to map the Milky Way, surveying a billion stars with nearly a billion pixels. by Claire Reilly · @reillystyley ...
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"A billion stars with a billion pixels"! 

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Minecraft 'Head Into The Clouds' contest has some breathtaking creations

Minecraft 'Head Into The Clouds' contest has some breathtaking creations | 3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology | Scoop.it
I still play Minecraft a lot. Usually I build fortresses and islands in the sky, and I'm often very happy with my airbourne sanctuaries. Not anymore though, because the entries in Planet Minecraft's 'Head Into The Clouds' contest easily put everything I've done to shame.
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I see it, but it´s still a little hard to believe. ;)

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Zombie-Infested Virtual World Reveals Our Ethical Blind Spots

Zombie-Infested Virtual World Reveals Our Ethical Blind Spots | 3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Players of an online survival game expressed guilt for killing, but less so for non-lethal actions that would result in a character’s death.
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Gotta check out DayZ when I have some time. 

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Google Glass enters operating room at Stanford

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CrowdOptic is one of five partners in the Glass at Work program that Google announced in June to help create business uses for Google Glass.
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Easily the geeky-coolest thing I've seen in a while. 

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Survey: Teachers, Games and Assessing Students

Survey: Teachers, Games and Assessing Students | 3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology | Scoop.it
The growth in using digital games in the classroom comes as many educators and administrators are also looking for new ways to gauge student understanding and mastery of issues – generally called assessment.
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Intro to the New Google Drive July 2014

Learn about the changes coming to a Google Drive near you and star the school year off in the know thanks to Google Certified Teacher Alice Keeler!
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Alice Keeler is my hero. ;)

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32 Ways to Use Google Apps in Your Classroom

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RT @David63Baker: 32 Ways to Use Google Apps in Your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning http://t.co/SOzKLDHvL9 via @med… (RT @DJFTLL: 32 Ways to Use Google Apps in Your Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Lear...
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Survey: Where do you want OpenSim to go?

Survey: Where do you want OpenSim to go? | 3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology | Scoop.it
On the one hand, OpenSim is currently the only free, open source virtual world platform that is supported by a wide variety of vendors, used by hundreds of grids, allows in-world content creation, and — as the cherry on the top ...
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Thanks to Hypergrid Business.

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The 7 Constants Of Game Design, Part 1

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In the first of a two part series exploring game design, this article discusses the idea that games operate within a universe of defined constants, meaning..
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OpenSimulator Load Test 2 Report

OpenSimulator Load Test 2 Report | 3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology | Scoop.it
Hi folks. As some of you will know, we've recently started doing OpenSimulator load tests for the second OpenSimulator Community Conference (OSCC 2014) taking place on the weekend of November 8th/9th.
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Remember the OpenSimulator Community Conference coming up in November! 

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Warlords of Draenor™ Beta Patch Notes

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For more information about Alpha testing and how you can opt in for a chance to participate in the Warlords of Draenor beta test later down the line, check out World of Warcraft®: Warlords of Draenor™ Beta Test Begins!
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Who's up for some beta testing? 

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11 Great GOOGLE CLASSROOM Tutorials by Early Access Testers

11 Great GOOGLE CLASSROOM Tutorials by Early Access Testers | 3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology | Scoop.it

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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Here we go. Can't wait to get this going at CAG. 

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