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100 images for visual brainstorming

100 images that can inspire you when you are brainstorming about new products or services.

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Great images, thought provoking.

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Ken Morrison's comment, September 29, 2012 6:43 PM
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Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, January 10, 2013 3:49 PM

A handy visual resource.

Sarah McElrath's curator insight, January 28, 2013 9:51 AM

Love the rainbow of colored post-its.

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A Guidebook for Social Media in the Classroom

A Guidebook for Social Media in the Classroom | Awesome Technology | 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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9 Things Every Student Should Be Able to Do with Google Drive ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

9 Things Every Student Should Be Able to Do with Google Drive ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it

"Google Drive is a powerful productivity suite with an increasing potential in education. From storing documents to creating stunning presentations and drawings, Google Drive empowers you with the necessary tools to enhance your productivity and augment your workflow.  I have been sharing several guides and materials on how teachers can tap into the power of this platform and this section aggregates all I have shared in this regard so far."


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Susanne Sharkey's curator insight, March 11, 7:06 AM

Great suggestions on how students can use Google Docs

Nevermore Sithole's curator insight, March 11, 11:28 PM
9 Things Every Student Should Be Able to Do with Google Drive
Ness Crouch's curator insight, March 29, 2:51 PM

I've still got a few things to teach my class but we are getting there.

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197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About - InformED

197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About - InformED | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
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17 Interesting Ways to use Prezi in the Classroom

17 Interesting Ways to use Prezi in the Classroom | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it

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betulbetul's curator insight, November 5, 2013 1:41 PM

Prezi is awesome. It has a number of different template options and a modern way of making a presentation. Kids like it.

Jo Blannin - Innovative Learning's curator insight, November 10, 2013 8:57 PM

Good beginners ideas for using Prezi with your students :0)

David Baker's curator insight, November 18, 2013 7:51 AM

The Prezi show is a great resource for different teacher and student uses of Prezi as well as modeling quality thinking strategies such as ,"Zoom In", as described Making Thinking Visible.

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24 basics to know if you use Microsoft PowerPoint

24 basics to know if you use Microsoft PowerPoint | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
Did you know you can broadcast your slides over the web, or use your mouse as a laser pointer? Here are 24 handy tips for using PowerPoint.
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Google Drive - Quick reference guide for teachers and students

Google Drive - Quick reference guide for teachers and students | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
Having trouble getting your head around Google Drive and / or Google Docs?
Well stress no more with this great printable guide to using Google Drive.

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Chris Upton + helpers's comment, August 26, 2013 12:48 PM
got it...
Pippa Davies @PippaDavies 's comment, August 26, 2013 6:51 PM
Thanks Maria!:)
Ann Sciabarrasi's curator insight, December 22, 2013 4:01 PM

looks helpful

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13 Free Web Tools Students and Teachers Should Know About

13 Free Web Tools Students and Teachers Should Know About | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
Web-based tools continue to proliferate, giving teachers more to add to their arsenal, but it can be hard to determine which resources are worth spending time exploring.
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Citation Generator

Citation Generator | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
Automatically generate bibliographies, references and title pages in APA, MLA and Chicago styles.
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How To Convert Prezi To YouTube Videos | PowerPoint Presentation

How To Convert Prezi To YouTube Videos | PowerPoint Presentation | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
Anyone who has used the Prezi platform would know that creating a Prezi and uploading it to Prezi.com is easy enough, however when it comes to converting it to a YouTube video, there seems to be no native method of doing so...
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Tutorial: Convert your PowerPoint to a movie | 24Slides Blog

Tutorial: Convert your PowerPoint to a movie | 24Slides Blog | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
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10 Creative Ways To Use Google Tools To Maximize Learning - Edudemic

10 Creative Ways To Use Google Tools To Maximize Learning - Edudemic | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
While there are hundreds of tools and devices available, we have found 10 creative ways to use Google tools and services to help improve learning.
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I've Been Using Evernote All Wrong. Here's Why It's Actually Amazing

I've Been Using Evernote All Wrong. Here's Why It's Actually Amazing | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
For years, I kept hearing how awesome Evernote was: how it could store everything you possibly needed, make it available everywhere, and how scores of people couldn't live without it. I tried it multiple times, and never saw the appeal until now.
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The Best PowerPoint Alternatives for Creating Great Presentations - The Digital Shift

The Best PowerPoint Alternatives for Creating Great Presentations - The Digital Shift | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
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39 Tools To Turn Your Students Into Makers From edshelf

39 Tools To Turn Your Students Into Makers From edshelf | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
These web, desktop, and mobile apps will help your students become makers, inventors, builders, and programmers.
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Create a striking slide presentation - Adobe for Academics

Create a striking slide presentation - Adobe for Academics | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
Create a striking slide presentation. Tips on using InDesign

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Baiba Svenca's curator insight, March 15, 12:20 AM

Even though Adobe is not a free software, their product InDesign lets you stand out by creating stunning presentations. Watch the tutorial that will give you an insight into the creative process.

InDesign is aimed at academics but in my opinion it can successfully be used in general education as well.

Mr Tozzo's curator insight, March 17, 7:20 AM
Create a striking slide presentation - Adobe for Academics
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Prezi - Blog - 10 ways to learn how to use Prezi—and a giveaway!

Prezi - Blog - 10 ways to learn how to use Prezi—and a giveaway! | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
Starting your first prezi is exciting—the blank canvas contains so much potential, creat...
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44 QR Codes Resources For Teaching & Learning

44 QR Codes Resources For Teaching & Learning | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
44 QR Codes Resources For Teaching & Learning

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Bonnie Bracey Sutton's curator insight, November 30, 2013 1:22 PM

good resources....

Melissa Marshall's curator insight, December 1, 2013 6:12 AM

Some great ideas and resources here.

Soledad de Noriega's curator insight, December 9, 2013 10:44 AM

Keep an eye on www.teachthought.com!

 

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Top Design Resources for Non-Designers

Top Design Resources for Non-Designers | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
So you aren't a professional designer but still want to create beautiful presentations -- don't worry, that's the majority of us. Without having to shell out thousands of dollars in years of traini...
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40 ways to use Google Apps in your classroom

40 ways to use Google Apps in your classroom | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
Thanks to Becky Evans for putting together this great presentation
outlining 40 different ways to use Google Apps in the classroom. They are
easy to comprehend and shouldn't be too difficult to follow.
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7 of the Best Audio and Video Tools for Teachers

7 of the Best Audio and Video Tools for Teachers | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
These seven great audio and video tools for teachers and students can make your classroom and curriculum a whole lot more vivid and engaging.
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Your essential 'how-to' guide to using Prezi in an academic environment

Your essential 'how-to' guide to using Prezi in an academic environment | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
Presentation boredom can be a significant barrier to academic communication. Ned Potter provides guidance on the strengths and weaknesses of Prezi as a fresh approach to the PowerPoint doldrums. Pr...

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Sanford Arbogast's curator insight, June 11, 2013 5:53 AM

love using prezi for group projects

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Jing, screenshot and screencast software from TechSmith

Jing, screenshot and screencast software from TechSmith | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
Jing captures anything you see on your computer screen, as an image or short video, and lets you share it instantly. Sign up for your free a
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Slideful - Free Online Slideshow maker

Slideful - Free Online Slideshow maker | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it

This free online tool is used to make photo slideshows for webpages. It is based on javascript, contains a simple image editor, has round corners and allows customization.


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Richard Bates's curator insight, June 6, 2013 10:09 PM

A great tool for presentations.

Yahya Qachach's curator insight, June 24, 2013 7:24 AM

cinema.net

Glimuel Ramos Giger's curator insight, January 7, 8:19 PM

i love

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A great How-to Tutorial on Creating Student Portfolios on iPad Using Google Drive App ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A great How-to Tutorial on Creating Student Portfolios on iPad Using Google Drive App ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it

"This is a post several of you have been looking for, I know this from the emails I have been receiving from you. Now you have a great video tutorial on how to use Google Drive app to create documentation, spreadsheets, tutorials, and PDF annotation all from the palm of your hand using your own iPad."


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Ludmila Smirnova's curator insight, May 30, 2013 8:33 PM

Life stories with iPad and g-DRIVE

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The best PowerPoint trick you don't know about

The best PowerPoint trick you don't know about | Awesome Technology | Scoop.it
PowerPoint has some amazing drawing tools that lets you create all kinds of illustrations. But sometimes it can be frustrating when you group text with an object to create an image because when you...

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AnnaB's curator insight, June 4, 2013 11:44 PM

add your insight...

 
Alfredo Corell's curator insight, June 6, 2013 5:29 AM

A neverendingstory of amazing tools to improve Powerpoint.

 

Has prezi killed the Slide-star???

Nacho Vega's curator insight, July 7, 2013 3:39 AM

Really interesting information!