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The Teacher’s Guide to the Library of Congress

The Teacher’s Guide to the Library of Congress | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

We thought you might enjoy an actual guide (written for teachers and education in general) that's easy and a solid resource for the Library of Congress.


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Design The Learning Of YOUR Learners, Students | Ideas

Design The Learning Of YOUR Learners, Students | Ideas | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
. . Design The Learning Of YOUR Learners, Students AND YOURS A GOOD preparation made is already the half way done! SO... Making a design on the How-To learning will give benefits for the educators ...
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Most vulnerable operating systems and applications in 2014

Most vulnerable operating systems and applications in 2014 | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
An average of 19 vulnerabilities per day were reported in 2014, according to the data from the National Vulnerability Database (NVD). In this article, I look at some of the trends and key findings for 2014 based on the NVD’s database.
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How the Internet of Things is affecting urban design

How the Internet of Things is affecting urban design | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
A look at how connected tech and the Internet of Things is affecting our cities.
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Steps for Applying Design Thinking to Build and Evolve Schools

Steps for Applying Design Thinking to Build and Evolve Schools | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Asking users about their needs can open up the possibilities of what can be addressed by schools. As a result of design thinking, one school created a separate parents' center.
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5 apps for signing documents with your iPhone and iPad

5 apps for signing documents with your iPhone and iPad | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Put your John Hancock on that PDF.
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The best free apps for iPhone and iPad | Stuff

The best free apps for iPhone and iPad | Stuff | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Saving all your cash for the Apple Watch? Don't worry - these essential iOS apps are all free
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OS X and iOS Vulnerabilities Top Security Vulnerability Chart, Far Ahead of Windows

OS X and iOS Vulnerabilities Top Security Vulnerability Chart, Far Ahead of Windows | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Every vulnerability found may be good news ("it's been found!"), but it's also a failure of quality control and testing. Are you surprised to see OS X and iOS top the chart?
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Steps to Creating the Conditions for Deep, Rigorous, Applied Learning

Steps to Creating the Conditions for Deep, Rigorous, Applied Learning | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Check out some resources meant to help education leaders find ways transform the vision and goals of schools to move towards applied, connected and real-world learning opportunities for students.
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How to choose between iPads and Chromebooks in the classroom - Daily Genius

How to choose between iPads and Chromebooks in the classroom - Daily Genius | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
The race to be the go-to technology in your classroom is more than heating up. It’s on fire. Like, someone grab a fire extinguisher because the race is ablaze.
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Study Reveals Fascinating Possibilities for Video Gaming and Brain Development and Repair

Study Reveals Fascinating Possibilities for Video Gaming and Brain Development and Repair | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Early Brain Development and Gaming: A New Study on Neurogenesis and Brain Connectivity Could a recent study by neuroscientist Simone Kühn reveal new ways of
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THE INTERNET OF EVERYTHING: 2015 [SLIDE DECK]

THE INTERNET OF EVERYTHING: 2015 [SLIDE DECK] | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
The Internet of Things market will soon be bigger than the PC, smartphone, and tablet markets combined.
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Not Giving Up On a Student

Not Giving Up On a Student | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
How can teachers and administrators help students overcome negative attitudes about school and learning?
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Elements of Learning Experience Design

Elements of Learning Experience Design | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
The process of designing any sort of human experience, regardless of purpose or platform, is centered around reaching a desired outcome, ideally with as little fuss and as much joy as possible. The...
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Goals Suck: Why Building Habits and Systems Makes Sense

Goals Suck: Why Building Habits and Systems Makes Sense | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Even if New Year’s Resolutions aren’t your thing, a new year is always a good time to reflect and evaluate your progress in the past 12 months.
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Brilliant ideas: 5 of the smartest cities in Europe

Brilliant ideas: 5 of the smartest cities in Europe | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Here's a list of five smart European cities -- what they're doing, how they're doing it, and why we want more like them around the world.
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7 Real Ways Blogging Can Make You A Better Teacher And Learner

7 Real Ways Blogging Can Make You A Better Teacher And Learner | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
So, as educators, what could a blog do for you? Here are seven reasons why you should consider starting a your own, school or class blog.
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Third-Party Keyboards Increase iPad Accessibility

Third-Party Keyboards Increase iPad Accessibility | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Apple's new iOS 8 allows for the installation of third-party keyboards, increasing the amount of assistive technology (AT) that can be used with iPad apps for reading and writing.
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7 Ways to Use News-O-Matic in Your Classroom

7 Ways to Use News-O-Matic in Your Classroom | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
I've shared some of the reasons why I think News-O-Matic is a great choice for integrating informational text into your everyday instruction. Not only is nonfiction reading an important skill, but...
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Classroom Space Exploration with the Amazing Star Chart App

Classroom Space Exploration with the Amazing Star Chart App | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Overlaying stunningly detailed views of the night sky on students' phones or tablets, the Star Chart app is their virtual telescope to explore the universe.
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20 Awesome Websites for Free, High Quality Stock Photos - tomakeawebsite.net

20 Awesome Websites for Free, High Quality Stock Photos - tomakeawebsite.net | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
One of the most annoying things about blogging is finding the ‘perfect’ photo to go along with your post. Because in the end, you really only have a few options.
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A Beautiful Visual Featuring The 7 Cs of Effective Communication ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Beautiful Visual Featuring The 7 Cs of Effective Communication ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
February 24, 2015 Following the post we shared here a few weeks ago featuring some useful resources to help teachers and educators master the art of presenting, somebody sent us this beautiful visual... Learn more: - http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=communication
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WriteReader - Children learn to write and read by authoring books

Get WriteReader - Children learn to write and read by authoring books on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.
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iDinoBook - A Nice iPad App About Dinosaurs

iDinoBook - A Nice iPad App About Dinosaurs | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Dinosaur Hook HD: iDinoBook is a nice iPad app all about dinosaurs. The app features a map depicting many of the places that dinosaur fossils have been found around the world. Tap on the placemarks...
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Digital Creativity Guide | Common Sense Media

Digital Creativity Guide | Common Sense Media | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Help foster kids' interest in art, science, music, and construction by using these hand-selected educational apps, games, and websites to unleash creativity.
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