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5 New Technologies That Have Changed The Digital Classroom ...

5 New Technologies That Have Changed The Digital Classroom ... | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

In the past, the suggestion of getting a college degree without ever cracking a book meant paying a degree mill. It meant the degree was in name only, reflecting neither learning nor effort.

Then distance learning meant correspondence courses, perhaps combined with some coordinated telecasts. Technology has already changed all that, and the future will change it even further. Edudemic.


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Open Education on the Move: An Interview with Vijay Kumar - MIT News Office

Open Education on the Move: An Interview with Vijay Kumar - MIT News Office | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

Director of MIT's Office of Educational Innovation and Technology (OEIT) discusses some of the key concepts propelling the open education movement.

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TEDxManhattanBeach - John Bennett - Why Math Instruction Is Unnecessary

Talk title: Why math instruction is unnecessary John is a teacher of math and a homeschooling parent who offers a radical-sounding proposal: that we cease to...

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50 Incredibly Useful Links For Learning & Teaching The English Language | Digital Delights for Learners

50 Incredibly Useful Links For Learning & Teaching The English Language | Digital Delights for Learners | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

Teaching a new language to non-native speakers may be one of the most challenging educational jobs out there, so ELL teachers can use all of…...

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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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Student Learning Center to be open 24 hours - Daily Californian

Student Learning Center to be open 24 hours - Daily Californian | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

Student Learning Center to be open 24 hoursDaily CalifornianStarting Monday, the Student Learning Center will be open as a study hall 24 hours a day, seven days a week for the next three academic years.

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Apply now for School Direct places 2013/14 - Schools

Apply now for School Direct places 2013/14 - Schools | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

Information about School Direct, a programme which gives schools the opportunity to influence the delivery of initial teacher training (ITT).

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50 Nifty Websites for Teaching Yourself Lots of Media Skills

50 Nifty Websites for Teaching Yourself Lots of Media Skills | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it

Media Muppet's fifty favourite websites for teaching yourself all about lovely media stuff. The web's best online tutorials and practical advice blogs covering social media, journalism, filmmaking and more.

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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

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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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