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Resume Designer Now Lets You Create, Edit And Share Resumes On An iPad

Resume Designer Now Lets You Create, Edit And Share Resumes On An iPad | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Resume Designer, the useful app which allows users to create, edit, and share resumes while on the go, has received an important update.
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Visual Mapping: Two iPad Apps for improving your computer mindmaps and presentations

Visual Mapping: Two iPad Apps for improving your computer mindmaps and presentations | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"During my visual mapping training in Spain and in France, people often ask me where I've found the images and icons I use in my presentations and visual maps. Most of these images are created using two powerful and intuitive iPad Apps: Paper and Tayasui Sketches. Here are some details and examples."
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Best Apps for Teaching & Learning 2013 | American Association of School Librarians (AASL)

Best Apps for Teaching & Learning 2013 | American Association of School Librarians (AASL) | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"The apps recognized as Best Apps for Teaching & Learning are of exceptional value to inquiry-based teaching and learning as embodied in the AASL's Standards for the 21st-Century Learner. The apps foster the qualities of innovation, creativity, active participation, and collaboration and are user friendly to encourage a community of learners to explore and discover."
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TEN THINGS ABOUT ONLINE TEACHERS

TEN THINGS ABOUT ONLINE TEACHERS | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Reflections of my experiences in WiziQ in 2012 What does this means for teachers and learners everywhere? TEN THINGS YOU MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT ONLINE
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The Staggering Number Of Schools That Have Gone Google - Edudemic

The Staggering Number Of Schools That Have Gone Google - Edudemic | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
The sheer number of schools that have gone Google are simply incredible. More than 20 million students are currently using Google Apps. http://www.edudemic.com/2013/07/the-staggering-number-of-schools-that-have-gone-google/
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Education - Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

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How to adjust privacy settings in the Facebook app for iPhone and iPad | iMore.com

How to adjust privacy settings in the Facebook app for iPhone and iPad | iMore.com | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Today on Talk Mobile the topic is social network privacy, with a particular emphasis on Facebook and employers. The question of the week is whether or not your employer should be entitled to ask for your Facebook password.
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The March To Online Learning Continues | The Thinking Stick

The March To Online Learning Continues | The Thinking Stick | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Just a quick post to point to two pieces of information that shows the slow march we’re seeing to online learning and how it is going to effect high schools in the near future. The disruption is near for sure.
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MOOCs and mobile: How Georgetown is pioneering the campus of the future

MOOCs and mobile: How Georgetown is pioneering the campus of the future | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Education Dive spoke with CIO Lisa Davis about how Georgetown is experimenting with new, potentially disruptive technologies.
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Sheffield universities team say iPad apps can help children learn to read

Sheffield universities team say iPad apps can help children learn to read | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"Research conducted by Sheffield’s two universities has shown that iPads and other tablets can help children to develop reading skills from a very early age. The researchers took iPads into school nurseries to watch how very young children explore storytelling apps. Professor Jackie Marsh said the work was a collaboration between the two universities. “A team of us looked at iPads and how useful they are to promote children’s early reading. We worked in two school nurseries with children under three, using Storybook apps on iPad"
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Special Needs Students and Technology: A Match Made in the Classroom

Special Needs Students and Technology: A Match Made in the Classroom | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Utilizing technology in the classroom can help disabled and special needs students master skills to help them advance and live more independently.
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The 5 Levels of Digital Storytelling | Digital Play | Digital Delights for Learners

The 5 Levels of Digital Storytelling | Digital Play | Digital Delights for Learners | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
The 5 Levels of Digital Storytelling | Digital Play http://t.co/99zrrYN6
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How to make iPad kids film better - IPAD4SCHOOLS

How to make iPad kids film better - IPAD4SCHOOLS | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
It's about time I add another post about my actual teaching practice and how my kids use iPads. One set of iPad skills that interests all the kids and gives them something fun to do is professional...
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High Techpectations: Apple of My Eye: Resources Catching My Attention (weekly)

High Techpectations: Apple of My Eye: Resources Catching My Attention (weekly) | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
iPads for all: Waltham officials approve technology initiative - Waltham, Massachusetts - Wicked Local Waltham tags: iPad iPads news MA 1:1 Consultants: NVRHS not ready for iPad plan : page...
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Curriculum 'to match world's best'

Curriculum 'to match world's best' | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
A revised national curriculum for schools in England is to be published later, with the aim of catching up with the world's best education systems.
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At The Padagogy Wheel Core: Immersive Learning Targets Engagement

At The Padagogy Wheel Core: Immersive Learning Targets Engagement | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
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Princeton University - Exercise reorganizes the brain to be more resilient to stress

Princeton University - Exercise reorganizes the brain to be more resilient to stress | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Physical activity reorganizes the brain so that its response to stress is reduced and anxiety is less likely to interfere with normal brain function, according to a research team based at Princeton University.
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8 Apps for a U.S. History Refresher - Mac|Life

8 Apps for a U.S. History Refresher - Mac|Life | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"The United States is a young nation with a rich history that we celebrate every July 4. If you were to base it just off the events of that day, though, you'd think it's just a country that prides itself in pyrotechnics and eating in excess. Obviously, there's plenty more to it than that. If you want to learn more about the historical context of the rocket's red glare, do it from the white glow of your iOS device. Need fodder for a spirited Fourth of July discussion? We've gathered eight apps that will walk you through the important moments of American history, teach you about all of the major players that helped shape it, provide firsthand accounts from those who experienced it, and much more."
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4 reasons why universities will go extinct

4 reasons why universities will go extinct | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
You may already know that higher education is in crisis, but do you know why?
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9 Statistics That Prove Millennials Think Differently About College

9 Statistics That Prove Millennials Think Differently About College | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
The next generation of students wants to bring new perspective to higher education.
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Meet The Robot That Will Teach Your Child To Program - ReadWrite

Meet The Robot That Will Teach Your Child To Program - ReadWrite | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"Ever since the tech world collectively decided that programming is the essential skill all kids ought to learn, perhaps even before they learn to read, the market has been saturated with tablet apps aimed at raising the next Zuckerburg. Bay Area startup Play-i is taking another approach. The company is literally making physical robots to encourage tangible play with technology."
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The iPad Toolkit for Learning?

The iPad Toolkit for Learning? | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
THE STARTING POINT? It is interesting to reflect how this simplification of iPad key tools has changed in a relatively short space of time. iWork suite aside, you could purchase the above apps for ...
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PublishME - Create Presentations 'on-the-go'

PublishME - Create Presentations 'on-the-go' | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
PublishME enables you to create, edit, and share vibrant presentations. Upload existing presentations, PDFs, Word or Excel documents or create a new presentation from scratch, using the canvas.
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