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Chemistry World - Interactive Podcast Periodic Table

Chemistry World - Interactive Podcast Periodic Table | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
A periodic table of podcasts from Royal Society of Chemistry covering most elements. You can download or listen online. http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/Science
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Biologist and students develop iPad nature app in National Science Foundation-funded project - Loyola University New Orleans

Biologist and students develop iPad nature app in National Science Foundation-funded project - Loyola University New Orleans | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"Loyola University New Orleans biologist Aimée K. Thomas, Ph.D., is helping college students teach younger children the wonders of nature through an iPad app they helped create. The fruit of their labor, the iPad app “GO to Lake Thoreau,” is now available free in the iTunes app store. The National Science Foundation is funding Thomas’ project to use innovative technology to prepare college students-turned naturalists to teach middle-school children. Thomas received the two-year $250,000 grant from the National Science Foundation through the Informal Science Education initiative."
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32 Interesting Ways to Use Padlet in the Classroom

32 Interesting Ways to Use Padlet in the Classroom | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
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5 iPad Apps to Teach and Learn Guitar on iPad ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 iPad Apps to Teach and Learn Guitar on iPad ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"Earlier this week somebody emailed me asking for apps to teach guitar. I asked a colleague with me here in the university who is a music teacher and she recommended the following apps. I am not sure whether these are the best apps out there or not but at least they have been used with students and proved to work."
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LinkedIn to Allow Users to Add MOOC Certifications To Profiles

LinkedIn to Allow Users to Add MOOC Certifications To Profiles | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Social media giant LinkedIn will now allow its users to show off their online education achievements directly on their profiles.
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A World of Knowledge: 50 Different Views of Education - InformED

A World of Knowledge: 50 Different Views of Education - InformED | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Education sprouts in many forms depending on how you look at it. Our views of what it should look like and how it should materialize depend on our value of it and our experience with it. What if a class consisted of words that led to information that whirled into blended realms of creativity set up just for students, created by students. The students then dictated what they learned instead of reluctantly ingesting information and standards imposed upon them.
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Search Google Like a Pro | Visual.ly

Search Google Like a Pro | Visual.ly | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
“ This infographic aims to help readers search Google with a few simple yet very impressive and helpful advance search operators.”
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8 Excellent iPad Apps to Create Portfolios ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

8 Excellent iPad Apps to Create Portfolios ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"So you want to be able to create and access your digital portfolios on the go. There are apps that allows you to do that and some of don't cost a dime. There is also the possibility to work on your digital portfolios on Google Drive, in fact EdTech did a great video tutorial on how to use Drive as a portfolio solution in your iPad classroom. Below are some of the good apps you can try on your iPad to create digital portfolios and as always if you know about another good app to add to the list, please share with us in the comment form below. Enjoy"
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8 Educational Apps To Create Digital Portfolios

8 Educational Apps To Create Digital Portfolios | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Digital portfolios are becoming increasingly popular in classrooms across North America. School administration, teachers, parents, and students are all recognizing the benefits of this amazing tool. Digital portfolios have the ability to impact education and student learning in ways that we simply have not been able to do before technology evolved to the level it is at today. This exciting new technological era will change the ways students think and learn, creating digital arenas for sharing work and building on knowledge.
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Tapping into Teen Minds: How Augmented Reality (AR) Can Be Great for Math Class: Learning Goals

Tapping into Teen Minds: How Augmented Reality (AR) Can Be Great for Math Class: Learning Goals | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Learn about how augmented reality (AR) can be great for math class and addressing the learning goals and success criteria using a Layar Photo Trigger Wall.
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eLearning 101: Free eBook on the basics of eLearning just released!

eLearning 101: Free eBook on the basics of eLearning just released! | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
“ The team at eFront and TalentLMS have got together to create a FREE ‘eLearning 101’ eBook to download which contains information on all important and relevant concepts, trends and applications of elearning.”
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Delete Cyber Bullying

Instant messaging, blogging, emailing, texting, and video chatting... what's next? With this dramatic shift to electronic socializing, bullying is no longer ...
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5 Great Apps and Sites to Help Students Stay Organized - graphite

5 Great Apps and Sites to Help Students Stay Organized - graphite | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
This Top-Pick List Friday, we are looking games and apps that help students stay organized. These tools will help students stay on top of their assignments, keep their notes in one place, and create multimedia presentations.
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35 Interesting Ways to use Twitter in the Classroom

35 Interesting Ways to use Twitter in the Classroom | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
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197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About - Teachers With Apps

197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About - Teachers With Apps | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"If you don’t have a YouTube channel as an education provider, there’s a good chance you’re behind the times. Nearly every major educational institution in the world now hosts its own collection of videos featuring news, lectures, tutorials, and open courseware. Just as many individuals have their own channel, curating their expertise in a series of broadcasted lessons."
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17 Pros and Cons of Using iPads in the Classroom - SecureEdge

17 Pros and Cons of Using iPads in the Classroom - SecureEdge | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
"For many schools this year, the dream of having iPads in the classroom turned into a reality. Some schools have brought them in through 1:1 initiatives and other seen them start to flood in after implementing BYOD policies. As with anything else, teachers have seen some pros and cons with this cool, new classroom technology. Here’s a list of some things to expect with iPads in the classroom."
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5 Fabulous Ways To Use Google Apps In The Classroom - Edudemic

5 Fabulous Ways To Use Google Apps In The Classroom - Edudemic | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Google apps in the classroom are wonderful for collaborating on a learning project.
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3 Interesting EdTech Tools You Might Not Have Heard Of

3 Interesting EdTech Tools You Might Not Have Heard Of | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
“The Interactive Printing Press – a brilliant EdTech tool Every online tech-savvy teacher knows about the excellence of Edmodo, the content Kings at Khan Academy, and the fantastic durability of Dropbox.”
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25 Awesome Social Media Tools for Education - InformED

25 Awesome Social Media Tools for Education - InformED | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Connecting with each other comes to us more easily now that we can just tap away on a keyboard and chat with a person who lives over 3000 miles away. Finding information knows no boundaries with Google on every computer in the world. As educators, this means access to more, faster, which is thrilling and mindboggling. However, it can also be frustrating and confusing with so much to choose from.
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Pencil by 53 is the perfect stylus accessory for artists and doodlers - iMore

Pencil by 53 is the perfect stylus accessory for artists and doodlers - iMore | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Pencil is a new stylus by 53, who is also responsible for the wildly popular iPad sketching app, Paper. Don't be fooled though, as Pencil isn't your ordinary stylus.
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Kids Category — Top 12 Completely Free Apps! — Nov. 19, 2013 - Smart Apps For Kids

Kids Category — Top 12 Completely Free Apps! — Nov. 19, 2013 - Smart Apps For Kids | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
How it works: I go through the iTunes Top 100 free list for the Kids category and take out the apps with in-app purchases and for teachers/classrooms/adults until I have a Top 12 list.
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8 Good Mind Mapping and Brainstorming Tools for Teachers and Students

8 Good Mind Mapping and Brainstorming Tools for Teachers and Students | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
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Infographic: A-Z of Top eLearning Trends You Should Know!

Infographic: A-Z of Top eLearning Trends You Should Know! | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
This A-Z of Top eLearning Trends infographic is a fantastic resource for modern teachers. It covers concepts you should know when integrating technology into the classroom. ExamTime.com is a new free online learning platform designed to transform learning into an 'active' process using proven tools & techniques - Mind Maps, Flashcards, Quizzes, Notes & more. Get started at www.examtime.com.
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Two Handy Web Tools to Create and Draw on Maps

Two Handy Web Tools to Create and Draw on Maps | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
Somebody sent me an email earlier this week asking for web tools to create and draw on maps. Below are two of the tools that I know of but you can also check this collection of map tools I have...
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Five iOS apps to help you get educated online - TUAW

Five iOS apps to help you get educated online - TUAW | Better teaching, more learning | Scoop.it
In our connected world, there are a growing number of sites and services that you can use to get an education online. Here are five resources that have
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