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Perceptions of Technology in the Classroom (Infographic)

Perceptions of Technology in the Classroom (Infographic) | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
The problems and possibilities of device-oriented learning are different depending on who you talk to.
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Teaching with Technology in the Classroom | Tec...

Teaching with Technology in the Classroom | Tec... | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Once upon a time, pedagogy and subject matter content were two separate domains. Teachers were expected to know their subject (reading, math, science, English, etc.) and they were expected to know ...
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5 Smart ways to use iPad technology in the classroom

5 Smart ways to use iPad technology in the classroom | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Here’s a list of 5 smart ways to use these fabulous technology in the classroom to get you started on your iPad endeavor.
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The best creative apps and accessories for iPad and iPhone

The best creative apps and accessories for iPad and iPhone | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Whether you're sketching, painting or drawing, these apps and accessories should suit you perfectly.
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Millions of Free eBooks and Audio Books Online

Millions of Free eBooks and Audio Books Online | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Introduction This is the launch page for the pages here at Gizmo's Tech Support Alert that list sites with free ebooks and audiobooks. There are 3 pages that separate sites on the format of the ebooks, Kindle, ePub and Online reading.
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Free Authoring Tools for eLearning

Free Authoring Tools for eLearning | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
In this post I will present you a list of Free Authoring Tools that you can use in your eLearning design and development process.
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Shafali R. Anand's curator insight, May 28, 2013 10:20 PM

A list of free authoring tools. I've never been a great fan of Authoring tools with readymade interactions that limit the creativity of an instructional designer - but I must admit that they make content development faster and cheaper. 

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101 ideas for using technology in the classroom

101 ideas for using technology in the classroom | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Sometimes it is difficult to put the technology in your classroom into an educational context. This document contains many ideas for using a PC or mac in education.
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10 awesome apps for K-6 literacy - The Cornerstone

10 awesome apps for K-6 literacy - The Cornerstone | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"There are SO many incredible apps out there, and I know whatever list I come up with is going to be missing tons of great stuff. But I might as well start somewhere, right? So I thought I’d share 10 iPad and iPhone apps I love for helping elementary students with reading and writing skills. The majority of the recommendations below work with multiple grade levels and are free, but the paid ones are worth the investment, in my opinion."
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Millions of Free eBooks and Audio Books Online

Millions of Free eBooks and Audio Books Online | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Introduction This is the launch page for the pages here at Gizmo's Tech Support Alert that list sites with free ebooks and audiobooks. There are 3 pages that separate sites on the format of the ebooks, Kindle, ePub and Online reading.
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Get your free ebooks, books, and audiobooks from New Fiction.

Get your free ebooks, books, and audiobooks from New Fiction. | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
We have a great selection of titles in books, ebooks, and audiobooks. Try them out they are free.
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43 Great Free Tools for Teachers From edshelf

43 Great Free Tools for Teachers From edshelf | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
A curated list of recommended free tools, websites & mobile apps for teachers, such as Google Docs, Prezi, Wordle, ClassDojo, TED, Quizlet, YouTube, etc.
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123D Creature - Create 3D Models on Your iPad

123D Creature - Create 3D Models on Your iPad | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
A few years ago I gave one of my U.S. History classes an assignment to create a short videos to recruit people to join Lewis & Clark's Corps of Discovery. The assignment was designed to get stu...
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The Current State Of Technology In The Classroom [Infographic] - TeachThought

The Current State Of Technology In The Classroom [Infographic] - TeachThought | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
The current state of technology in the classroom is somewhere between its infancy and bold experimentation. For every 1:1 tablet program or BYOD-pioneering district, there…
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MIT Center for Collective Intelligence

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The MIT Center for Collective Intelligence brings together faculty from across MIT to conduct research on how new communications technologies are changing they way people work together.
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10 iPad competitors for school tech budgets

10 iPad competitors for school tech budgets | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"There's no denying that the iPad is the dominant tablet in the lucrative education market right now. Technology, however, is an ever-evolving beast--a field where all it sometimes takes to dethrone the king is the right platform, device or combination thereof at the right time. Could other tablets soon cut into Apple's market share with help from outside marketplaces and learning platforms? Here are our picks for the top 10 tablets, marketplaces and platforms that threaten the iPad's dominance in the classroom:"
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SO, What's THE CHANGE For Teachers In 21st Century Education!?

SO, What's THE CHANGE For Teachers In 21st Century Education!? | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
SO, What's THE Change For Teachers In 21st Century Education!? . This is a general overview only to explain in simple words: I get asked very often and get also a lot of discussions with people...
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A Great Graphic Featuring The 12 Principles of Collaboration [Graphic]

A Great Graphic Featuring The 12 Principles of Collaboration [Graphic] | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Collaboration is a skill central to the 21st century learning; not that it was not important before but with the use of interactive digital technologies, learners need to draw more on their collaborative skills to enhance their learning . Collaboration has several features and principles. It is a learnable skill that we need to teach to our students through hands-on activities. In this regard, I am sharing with you this wonderful graphic on the 12 principles of collaboration. Check it out below and share it with your colleagues and students.
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10 Good iPad apps for Learning English

10 Good  iPad apps for Learning English | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
While I was working on yesterday's post " A List of Great iPad Apps for Summer Learning " It dawned on me to curate a list of iPad apps to learn English. Summer is probably the ideal time to train...
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10 iPad competitors for school tech budgets

10 iPad competitors for school tech budgets | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"There's no denying that the iPad is the dominant tablet in the lucrative education market right now. Technology, however, is an ever-evolving beast--a field where all it sometimes takes to dethrone the king is the right platform, device or combination thereof at the right time. Could other tablets soon cut into Apple's market share with help from outside marketplaces and learning platforms? Here are our picks for the top 10 tablets, marketplaces and platforms that threaten the iPad's dominance in the classroom:"
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The best creative apps and accessories for iPad and iPhone

The best creative apps and accessories for iPad and iPhone | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Whether you're sketching, painting or drawing, these apps and accessories should suit you perfectly.
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The Connected Learners- A Book by Students for Teachers

The Connected Learners- A Book by Students for Teachers | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"It is time to hear from students! Ann Michaelsen, a High School English teacher from Oslo, Norway did precisely that. She gave her students a voice, the time to research, write and platform to share THEIR perspective. What does it mean to be a connected learner as a student?"
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Study Skills Teacher Resource Guide and Activities

Study Skills Teacher Resource Guide and Activities | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
In this section we help students and teachers better understand how they learn best. We provide a ton of examples and survey sets.
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Five Best Mind Mapping Tools

Five Best Mind Mapping Tools | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Mind mapping is a great way to brainstorm, make a plan, or turn ideas into the steps needed to make it real. Thankfully, there are great tools out there to help you build mind maps, organize them, and save them for later.
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10 best history apps for iPhone and iPad

10 best history apps for iPhone and iPad | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
History is relevant, exciting and - thanks to your iPad or iPhone - more accessible than ever.
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