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Wikis in the Classroom: Three Ways to Increase Student Collaboration - Faculty Focus | Faculty Focus

Wikis in the Classroom: Three Ways to Increase Student Collaboration - Faculty Focus | Faculty Focus | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

I’ve long said that professors who want to explore teaching with technology should begin with a social media tool rather than a Learning Management System.

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Teaching Technology as It Changes

Teaching Technology as It Changes | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

Jan Muehlfeit, the chairman of Microsoft Europe, says Europe needs better I.T. education, and its young people need to learn to adapt to technological advancements.

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Transformative or just flashy educational tools? | Learning, Teaching & Leading Today

Transformative or just flashy educational tools? | Learning, Teaching & Leading Today | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

There are a couple tools out now that I see bantered around in educational circles that I just hate!

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Gianfranco D'Aversa » ThingLink: create rich images with music, video, sound, text and more

Gianfranco D'Aversa » ThingLink: create rich images with music, video, sound, text and more | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

ThingLink develops tools for image interaction that allow content sharing via online images. ThingLink technology changes how people engage with photos by transforming them from a static image, into a navigational surface for exploring rich, relevant content that enhances the viewer’s knowledge and experience. Brands, publishers and bloggers utilize ThingLink in their images to share links, drive traffic, and set up image-based advertising campaigns.

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What 100 Experts Think About The Future Of Learning

What 100 Experts Think About The Future Of Learning | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

If you’re an educator, surely you know that technology has and will continue to have an incredible impact on learning.

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Webee - Game, Keyboard, and Teaching Tool in one for the Tech-Savvy Kid

Webee - Game, Keyboard, and Teaching Tool in one for the Tech-Savvy Kid | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

Webee, comes with a simple to use interactive keyboard. Webee keyboard comes with only 4 buttons (red, yellow, blue and yellow).

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Teaching for Tomorrow: Flipped Learning

How students are learning is changing, just ask Aaron Sams, a Flipped Learning Pioneer. In Flipped Learning, students watch podcasts of their teacher's lectu... (RT @LiveUnLtd: Flipped learning gives you the chance to learn differently.

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Russia: 100 Best Movies for Middle School | Eastbook - blog on EU Eastern Partnership

Russia: 100 Best Movies for Middle School | Eastbook - blog on EU Eastern Partnership | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

Russia has started voting to select the 100 best movies for watching at school.

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For School

For School | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

FREE - Teach figurative language & poetry terms through song lyrics! "Firework" by Katy Perry is a perfect, upbeat song filled with examples. Includes answer key.

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Classroom creativity! | Sparky Teaching | Teaching in the XXI century

Classroom creativity! | Sparky Teaching | Teaching in the XXI century | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
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10 Free Web 2.0 Tools And How To Easily Use Them In Your Classroom

10 Free Web 2.0 Tools And How To Easily Use Them In Your Classroom | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

If you're short on time but looking to learn about some of the coolest and most engaging web 2.0 tools, you're in luck! From Today's Meet to Socrative, there's plenty here for a teacher on the go but in the know.


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17 Free Tools for Creating Screen Capture Images and Videos

17 Free Tools for Creating Screen Capture Images and Videos | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

"When you're trying to teach people how to do something new on their computers having screencast videos or annotated screen capture images can be invaluable to you and the people you're trying to help. Here are some free tools that you can use to create screen capture videos and images."


Via Baiba Svenca, Vicente Montiel, Roxana Marachi, PhD, michel verstrepen, Ileane Smith, Timo Ilomäki
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Multimedia ePortfolio Tool

Multimedia ePortfolio Tool | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

This is a really elegant tool for creating e-Portfolios. It can display web based materials as well as files from your computer. Really nice way to showcase your talents.


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Teaching Babies

Get Teaching Babies on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.

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Learn Italian for Kids for Android

Learn Italian for Kids for Android | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

Download Learn Italian for Kids for Android (1 - 5 downloads) - If you've ever wanted to teach your child a second language, Italian for Kids is the perfect learning tool for...

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Gianfranco D'Aversa » ScootPad: a leading math and reading practice platform for elementary grades

Gianfranco D'Aversa » ScootPad: a leading math and reading practice platform for elementary grades | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

ScootPad is a really neat site that recognize that no two students are alike and that they will master skills in different ways. ScootPad helps students gain mastery through gradual and thorough practice that is personalized to teach the student. This personalized practice helps build confidence in learning and keeps students moving forward at a pace that is appropriate to them. Students can expect a fun learning environment. Teachers can expect automated practice, real-time progress tracking and assessments that will help you to formulate next steps for students.

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Gianfranco D'Aversa » United Classrooms: The Blog for the Global Education Networking Website

Gianfranco D'Aversa » United Classrooms: The Blog for the Global Education Networking Website | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
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Teaching English to beginners - TEFL ideas

Teaching English to beginners - TEFL ideas | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

How to teach English to beginners; a handy guide for new teachers with ideas, tips and techniques for successful TEFL lessons (RT @manuvilladangos: RT @manuvilladangos: RT @NAVeduca: Good ideas!

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elearn Magazine: How important is Twitter in your Personal Learning Network?

elearn Magazine: How important is Twitter in your Personal Learning Network? | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

Twitter and the Personal Learning Network (PLN). If you are a connected educator, chances are that you have often seen these two terms used together and, perhaps like me, you have wondered what's th...

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The 30 Best iPad apps for university students and academics (part 2) | Learning Molecules

The 30 Best iPad apps for university students and academics (part 2) | Learning Molecules | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

This second part of a three-part series on the best iPad apps for university students and academics discusses apps for conceptualizing and presenting ideas.

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Towards e-learning maturity : Benchmarking elearning

Towards e-learning maturity : Benchmarking elearning | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

Theatre 1 Laura Overton opened by saying she’ll try to give Fusion Knowledge a run for their money. She competes for the first ten minutes with Fusion Knowledge whose stand is like a Cuckoo&#...

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Announcing … Fantastic lineup of Fall classes from Power Teaching students | Escape From Cubicle Nation

A batch of great new classes from @pamslim 's Power Teaching students: http://t.co/sjllmQwm...

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Facebook Groups Adds Dropbox Integration

Facebook Groups Adds Dropbox Integration | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

Now if you want to share files with friends via Facebook groups, you can do so via Dropbox.
This can have a great impact for an active Group


Via Chuck Bartok, Jose H. Flores, Aki Puustinen, Timo Ilomäki
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Awesome Tutorials on how Teachers can Use Google Forms

Awesome Tutorials on how Teachers can Use Google Forms | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

Awesome Tutorials on how Teachers can Use Google Forms


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Gianfranco D'Aversa: 45.000 Followers!

Gianfranco D'Aversa: 45.000 Followers! | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

45.000 Followers: thanks you so much!

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