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Tues 26 May - 8pm - Curation and Information Literacy #ossemooc

Tues 26 May - 8pm - Curation and Information Literacy #ossemooc | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
This Tuesday, May 26th at 8:00 p.m. EDT, we are thrilled to welcome Deborah McCallum  (@bigideasinedu)  to share her work on curation as an important part of information literacy,  a skill that ser...

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10 Great Tutorials to Create Interactive eBooks Using iBook Author ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

10 Great Tutorials to Create Interactive eBooks Using iBook Author ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it

"Are you planning to give iBooks Author a place in your classroom? The video tutorials below will definitely give you a hand. As you know by now, iBooks Author is one of the formidable apps available in the iTunes store. It allow users to create interactive ebooks and share them with the rest of the world."


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Philippe Trebaul's curator insight, August 3, 2013 3:44 AM

From Karen Dietz


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Have a great WE!


@TREBAULPhilipp

Monika Górska's curator insight, August 4, 2013 5:57 PM

try it?

 

Tony Gough's curator insight, August 5, 2013 9:31 AM

Every teacher should be using this! And every student reading them!

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7 Tips to Effectively Use Google Scholar ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

7 Tips to Effectively Use Google Scholar ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it

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Ruby Day's curator insight, October 12, 2014 11:01 PM

Great resource to share with students

 

Stephan Hughes's curator insight, October 21, 2014 9:29 AM

Could be useful for student teachers who have to prepare academic articles as part of their research methodology subject. 

Oskar Almazan's curator insight, February 8, 11:12 PM
7 Indispensable Google Scholar Search Tips Teachers Should Know about


6 Google Scholar Tips Every Teacher Should Be Aware of

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Blended Learning: Working With One iPad

Blended Learning: Working With One iPad | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
Learn how one educator has found a way to put a single iPad to use so the whole class benefits.
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Betty Skeet's curator insight, February 16, 2015 4:48 AM

How to make use of limited electronic-digital resources shared for the benefit of the whole classroom

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Teens hone tech skills at Iroquois library - The Courier-Journal

Teens hone tech skills at Iroquois library - The Courier-Journal | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
Kien Nguyen works on a computer in the corner. Roger Foubert, sitting one table over, laughs out loud while watching Family Feud on an iPad and Innocent Muyoboke walks into the basement room looking for help on his upcoming ACTs.
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Comfortably 2.0: Creating & App Smashing with App Dice

Comfortably 2.0: Creating & App Smashing with App Dice | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
RT @mrbadura: “10 Activities To Do On An iPad Instead of a Worksheet” http://t.co/4ZBwjZWdOW
#ipaded #1to1ipadchat

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What Are the Most Powerful Uses of Tech for Learning?

What Are the Most Powerful Uses of Tech for Learning? | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
The digital divide is not just about access to devices -- a disparity in powerful uses of technology could be even more difficult to overcome.
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Would You Use Video Games in the Classroom to Engage Adolescent Boys in Learning?

Would You Use Video Games in the Classroom to Engage Adolescent Boys in Learning? | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
TEDTalk - Gaming to Re-Engage Boys in Learning In a video entitled
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Excellent Classroom Poster on How to Cite Information from Internet ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Excellent Classroom Poster on How to Cite Information from Internet ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
RT @medkh9: Excellent Classroom Poster on How to Cite Information from Internet #edtech http://t.co/5pGCrCtcCU via @medkh9
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Helping the Poor in Education: The Power of a Simple Nudge - New York Times

Helping the Poor in Education: The Power of a Simple Nudge - New York Times | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
Researchers have found that something as small as text message reminders can help children born into poor families close the gap with richer students.
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Gone Home: A Video Game as a Tool for Teaching Critical Thinking Skills

Gone Home: A Video Game as a Tool for Teaching Critical Thinking Skills | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
A video game that is classified as a storytelling experience is taking the place of traditional text in some classrooms to teach students critical thinking skills.
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Five-Minute Film Festival: Reimagining the Library

Five-Minute Film Festival: Reimagining the Library | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
In honor of the 30th anniversary of School Library Month, VideoAmy has produced a list of interesting and insightful videos and resources that explore the future of the school library.

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Amazon delivers Kindle Textbook Creator for Mac beta

Amazon delivers Kindle Textbook Creator for Mac beta | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
For the past three years, Apple has had a free Mac app - iBooks Author - available for creating textbooks compatible with the company's iBooks app. Today

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Google Forms: Creating a Rubric

Google Forms: Creating a Rubric | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
Google Forms has so many  applications for education. For students to fill out to submit data to the teacher, for the teacher to record data on observations about students, for students and teacher...

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M. Fagot-Karcher's curator insight, January 19, 2015 4:03 AM

Tout à fait d'accord, un excellent outil à utiliser notamment en pédagogie inversée.

Arizona State University, Claire McLaughlin's curator insight, January 21, 2015 11:26 AM

Google has so much to offer teachers and students.  Google forms is the tip of the ice burg.

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20+ Ways to Integrate Bloom's Taxonomy in Pinterest ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

20+ Ways to Integrate Bloom's Taxonomy in Pinterest ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
RT @medkh9: 20+ Ways to Integrate Bloom's Taxonomy in Pinterest #edtech http://t.co/798oeD9mC3 http://t.co/DX6E3Pw1DF
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Mobile Learning: Why Tech Savvy Educators Are Turning to Podcasts -

Mobile Learning: Why Tech Savvy Educators Are Turning to Podcasts - | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
Mobile learning is on the rise, and podcasting is the cheapest, most intimate way to do it. Podcasts could soon become a requirement for the next gen …

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The Future of Aid: Building Knowledge Collectively

The Future of Aid: Building Knowledge Collectively | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
This paper articulates how development assistance can promote program evaluation generally, and impact evaluation specifically, as a contribution to good governance.
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Beyond EdTech: Build an effective learning ecosytem | David Miyashiro | TEDxAmericasFinestCity

This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Reform and incremental growth will not be enough to restore US publ...
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Google Classroom Now Available as Mobile App (EdSurge News)

Google Classroom Now Available as Mobile App (EdSurge News) | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
WHAT’S IN AN APP: Apparently a lot, as far as Google’s concerned. Building off of its Classroom popularity, Google yesterday launched a native Classroom mobile app for both Android and iOS (also available in Google Play for Education).
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Edtech Tools Get Creative With Formative Assessments - EdSurge

Edtech Tools Get Creative With Formative Assessments - EdSurge | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
How can you prepare students for workplace experiences that don’t exist yet? As an educator in this digital age, that’s one of my biggest challenges.
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Design Thinking Course Trains Future EdLeaders

Design Thinking Course Trains Future EdLeaders | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
By Bonnie Lathram - Reflecting on our visit to UW’s Danforth Program that working to transform principal leadership training.
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Two Great Lego Tools to Enhance Students Creative Thinking (Work on Chromebooks too) ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Two Great Lego Tools to Enhance Students Creative Thinking (Work on Chromebooks too) ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
Need an avenue for student creativity or test a prototype? Try these web based Lego tools! Awesome for 20% time! #pln http://t.co/GBFBQkyDMN

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21st-Century Libraries: The Learning Commons

21st-Century Libraries: The Learning Commons | Big Ideas in Education | Scoop.it
Libraries become a different kind of learning destination when schools reimagine them as open, transparent spaces that invite student communication and collaboration.
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