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When Learning Is Playful And Intuitive, Good Things Happen

When Learning Is Playful And Intuitive, Good Things Happen | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
When Learning Is Playful And Intuitive, Good Things Happen by Peter Kinney, CTO of Digital Dreams Labs Curiosity thrives when learning is intuitive and playful, and curiosity is the key to true learning.

Via Rabbi David Etengoff
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Cloudboard... They might just be on to something!

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The 18 Skills Every 21st Century Learner Should Develop ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The 18 Skills Every 21st Century Learner Should Develop ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Education Revolution | Scoop.it

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Study Finds Learning by Repetition Impairs Recall of Details

Study Finds Learning by Repetition Impairs Recall of Details | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
Researchers discover that while repetition enhances the factual content of memories, it also reduces the amount of details stored.
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To all those drill and kill academic program developers, please read this!

 

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EdTech Workshop: 5 Things I Wish Everyone Understood About Educational Technology

EdTech Workshop: 5 Things I Wish Everyone Understood About Educational Technology | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
RT @SSOperator13: Well said!!! “@cbeyerle: 5 Things I Wish Everyone Understood About Educational Technology http://t.co/nL2HVjncen #edtech”…
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Just a vehicle...

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Online Educational Games | Multiplayer Online Games | Free Kids Online Games

Online Educational Games | Multiplayer Online Games | Free Kids Online Games | Education Revolution | Scoop.it

The online educational games at iKnowthat.com will spark a passion for learning in your children. Our free kids online games and multiplayer online games offer a dynamic and fun educational experience.


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Educational Online Games

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A collection of online educational games for students.

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Riddle me this: what is educational technology? - Zunia.org

Riddle me this: what is educational technology? - Zunia.org | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
Educational technology (edtech) is that technology which intends to improve teaching practice, raise learning outcomes or enhance school management systems. Educational technology is used by a wide variety of different ...
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A good little blip about the need for evidence-based practice in ed. tech. vs. letting industry and profit driven commercialism take over the future of education. 

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Q&A: Jon Bergmann, Flipped Classroom Pioneer, Reflects on His Journey

Q&A: Jon Bergmann, Flipped Classroom Pioneer, Reflects on His Journey | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
The flipped classroom has been tapped by many educators in pursuit of education innovation. Has the new model lived up to its hype?

Via EDTC@UTB
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More than just homework in clalss and lectures at home.. 

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30+ YouTube Channels for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

30+ YouTube Channels for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Education Revolution | Scoop.it

“ 30+ #YouTube Channels for Teachers http://t.co/jK7sUO0Gfx #edchat #edtech”


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These are great for homeschoolers too! 

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How To Help Your Students Embrace Failure through Game-based Learning

How To Help Your Students Embrace Failure through Game-based Learning | Education Revolution | Scoop.it

"Whether our students fear the dark, monsters, heights, some other imagined horror, or something more real such as family troubles or bullying, everyone is afraid of something. For students in our schools those fears probably include something that is an inherent part of our society and our educational system – failure."


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Something all of our gifted kids could use a little help in learning!

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Healthy Habits of Mind - Mindful Schools: Online Courses for Learning Mindfulness and Teaching Mindfulness to K-12 Children and Adolescents

Healthy Habits of Mind - Mindful Schools: Online Courses for Learning Mindfulness and Teaching Mindfulness to K-12 Children and Adolescents | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
Film Summary Mette Bahnsen, a filmmaker in Denmark, has made a beautifully produced film about integrating mindfulness into education called “Healthy Habits of Mind”, which features: NEUROSCIENCE: leading neuroscientist Dr.
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Google Earth Now Provides Tour builder to Create and Tell Stories ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Google Earth Now Provides Tour builder to Create and Tell Stories ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
Google Earth Now Provides Tour builder to Create &Tell Stories ~ Educational Technology & Mobile Learning http://t.co/48X7dk8mxu via @medkh9
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I can think of a million ways to use this to create a guided architecture, cross curricular lesson plan that is both visual and fun!

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Show What You Know Using Web & Mobile Apps [Infographic]

Show What You Know Using Web & Mobile Apps [Infographic] | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
Nowadays teachers and students have a variety of ways to show what they know and to express themselves.

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This info graphic shows multiple ways that our 2e kids can process, retell, and "show" what they know without ever having to put pencil to paper. At last, light at the end of the tunnel for our very visual kids with dygraphia!

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mariabrean's comment, March 2, 2013 2:07 AM
Awsome Infographic nice to see this
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Brenda Norman's curator insight, March 23, 2013 7:42 AM

This is delicious to look at.

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World's Largest Educational Resource Catalog | Opened Inc.

World's Largest Educational Resource Catalog | Opened Inc. | Education Revolution | Scoop.it

OpenEd Inc. was founded in 2012 with the goal of enabling teachers to have access to the best educational resources (videos, games and more) for their students, especially for Common Core standards. To do this we have built the world's largest educational resource catalog (over a quarter million of them). OpenEd is committed to keeping all of this access available free to all teachers worldwide. We are also making most of the site's software (including the catalog itself) open source. OpenEd is a Delaware C corporation with friends and family funding.


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Alignment to standards... this might be a good place to start

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Rob Hatfield, M.Ed.'s curator insight, October 9, 2013 7:55 PM

This is a world class teaching and learning resource!

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Breakthrough Study Reveals Biological Basis for Sensory Processing Disorders in Kids | ucsf.edu

Breakthrough Study Reveals Biological Basis for Sensory Processing Disorders in Kids | ucsf.edu | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
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Interesting!

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The Future of Learning

The Future of Learning | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
Edutopia blogger Beth Holland recalls the robot teacher from the Jetsons and updates that 1960s cartoon view of education's future to include customized learning, embedded technology, ongoing feedback - and human teachers.
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Exactly!

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Doctor: ADHD Does Not Exist | TIME

Doctor: ADHD Does Not Exist | TIME | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
Over the course of my career, I have found more than 20 conditions that can lead to symptoms of ADHD, each of which requires its own approach to treatment. Raising a generation of children—and now adults—who can't live without stimulants is no solution.
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Timely article that I mostly agree with.

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10 Of The Best Educational Online Games

10 Of The Best Educational Online Games | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
10 great educational online games to use with students. From climate change to surgery, every child will find something to engage and excite.

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Play Online Games FREEEEE... http://www.gaminghunks.com/
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Tech Trend: Digital Game-Based Learning - Examples of Games

Tech Trend: Digital Game-Based Learning - Examples of Games | Education Revolution | Scoop.it

This wiki page has links to examples of different digital games. We have grouped the games according to subject area and within the subject areas you will find different types of games: edutainment, serious games, and massive multiplayer online (MMO) games. We also have a short list of some of the more mainstream recreational games. (Note: many of the games could have been placed in multiple subject areas)


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Wiki space dedicated to edutainment gaming

 

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When Learning Is Playful And Intuitive, Good Things Happen

When Learning Is Playful And Intuitive, Good Things Happen | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
When Learning Is Playful And Intuitive, Good Things Happen by Peter Kinney, CTO of Digital Dreams Labs Curiosity thrives when learning is intuitive and playful, and curiosity is the key to true learning.

Via Rabbi David Etengoff
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Cloudboard... They might just be on to something!

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The Education Revolution - The A Factor

The Education Revolution - The A Factor | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
What is the education revolution and what role does technology play? This blog post explores new and experimental educational methods and through technology
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Finally an article that explains both the what and the why for a revolution in education.... and it incorporates the technology piece in a way that I can agree with.

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How (And Why) It's Time To Create Digital Student Portfolios - Edudemic

How (And Why) It's Time To Create Digital Student Portfolios - Edudemic | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
Digital Student Portfolios are becoming more important now than ever! Students are creating and remixing information like never before - and where is all that amazing work going?

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Agreed.  An idea whose time has come. 

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Educational Technology and the Sources of Innovation

Educational Technology and the Sources of Innovation | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
mfeldstein.com - Based on Jon Udell’s excellent post, I spent the weekend getting reacquaint...
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an interesting article that gives some insight into the Thorndike / Dewey converstation that is happening regarding the use of technology in the classroom.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Student Blogging Activities That Don't Rely On Text

Free Technology for Teachers: Student Blogging Activities That Don't Rely On Text | Education Revolution | Scoop.it

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Infographic - Six Emerging Educational Technologies

Infographic - Six Emerging Educational Technologies | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
Infographic: Innovative teachers harness new platforms that enable students see information in new ways and support self-directed learning.

Via Kari Davis
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An interesting perspective about where schools are going in the next 3-5 years as technology makes its way into the classroom.

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OpenEd Recommends Common Core-Aligned Resources

OpenEd Recommends Common Core-Aligned Resources | Education Revolution | Scoop.it
OpenEd, an online catalog of more than 250,000 web-based educational videos, games, and exercises aligned with some 3,300 Common Core State Standards, launches today.

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Another standarsds aligned resource.

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