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John Dewey on the True Purpose of Education and How to Harness the Power of Our Natural Curiosity

John Dewey on the True Purpose of Education and How to Harness the Power of Our Natural Curiosity | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it
"While it is not the business of education ... to teach every possible item of information, it is its business to cultivate deep-seated and

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[Infographic] Key Skills That Lead to 21st Century Success

[Infographic] Key Skills That Lead to 21st Century Success | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it
The 21st century skills are set of abilities that an individuals needs to cultivate to succeed in the 21st century. So what are these skills?

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Ms. Edwards's curator insight, September 1, 9:05 PM

Infographic to explain classroom connections to career and college skills. 

Kelly Christopherson's curator insight, September 9, 11:14 PM

A nice graphic of some of the skills that students will need to develop. 

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Anne Davies and Sandra Herbst: Do you have different criteria for all the different projects students do?

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5 Research-Based Tips for Providing Students with Meaningful Feedback

5 Research-Based Tips for Providing Students with Meaningful Feedback | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it
Teacher feedback must be informative and encouraging for students to fully understand whether they're learning and what they can do to improve the learning process.
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Great ePortfolio Resources for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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ePortfolios for Authentic Assessment

ePortfolios empower students to emphasize individual strengths, therefore, allowing them to become key players in their own learning. Join the presenter as she…

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Digital Portfolios using Google Tools - Kern Kelley

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Providing Meaningful Feedback - YouTube

A short tutorial about providing your peers meaningful feedback using the R.I.S.E. Model
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Get the Google Cache Age of a Web Page URL

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Get the Google Cache Age of a Web Page URL

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Creating customized maps for school trips

Creating customized maps for school trips | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it

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Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom: Why Formative Assessments Matter

Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom: Why Formative Assessments Matter | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it
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Instructional Tech QuickGuide to Integration

Instructional Tech QuickGuide to Integration | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it

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Dean Mantz's curator insight, June 6, 9:57 AM

Thanks to @Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)  for sharing this infographic design by Anna Otto (http://techieteacher5280.blogspot.ca/) in Canada.  I like how her team organized the design by varying activities and tools one may use in accomplishing those tasks. 

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The Corruption of Assessments

The Corruption of Assessments | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it
I just finished reading a post from my good friend and co-author of The Relevant Educator, Steve Anderson. His recent post, “Why Formative Assessments Matter” got me thinking about assessments in g...
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Rethinking Assessment: Trusting Teachers to Evaluate Student Learning

Rethinking Assessment: Trusting Teachers to Evaluate Student Learning | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it
Many educators are hoping that through the Common Core State Standards, teaching and assessment can focus more on problem-solving and the process of getting to an answer. But even those process-oriented skills will be assessed with a standardized test. The benefits of the harder-to-quantify skills aren't easily disentangled from academic achievement scores, making it hard to prove through tests that alternative teaching and learning styles can achieve measurable outcomes.
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Kelly Christopherson's curator insight, September 9, 11:13 PM

Teaching isn't easy. It requires a myriad of skills and constant learning. To think a multiple choice test can even to begin to touch the learning that takes place in classrooms is to not really understand learning. 

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Using Exhibits as Assessment

Using Exhibits as Assessment | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it
Students at Normal Park Museum Magnet School create various types of museum-style exhibits to demonstrate their understanding of academic topics.
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Travel Journals: Student-Created Textbooks - YouTube

Normal Park Museum Magnet School GRADES K-8 | CHATTANOOGA, TN Each student at Normal Park Museum Magnet School creates a unique “travel journal” to explore t...
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U32 MS Planning ePortfolios

U32 MS Planning ePortfolios | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it
Planning ePortfolios at U-32 Middle School Team Project
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Kelly Christopherson's curator insight, September 9, 11:16 PM

Some good tools and ideas for ePortfolios. It's time that all schools begin to take this more seriously and begin to help students develop their learning portfolio/profile. 

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ePortfolio Checklist for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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Habits for Success in School and Life

Habits for Success in School and Life | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it
Take a moment to join us in a snapshot of a classroom we recently observed: Students are hard at work designing a travel brochure as a part of their study of Ireland. They need to think about how m...

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colleen demille's curator insight, July 26, 5:14 PM

Cultivating a growth mindset is key!

Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, July 26, 7:05 PM

I used these habits in my classrooms almost 20 years ago. They are excellent and students play a substantial role in their learning.

Cynthia Day's curator insight, July 27, 11:21 AM

Cameras

Ideas

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The e-textbook transformation

The e-textbook transformation | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it

A new wave of e-textbooks is giving students more than just words and a few hotlinks on a digital page. Publishers over the last few years have been adding video, interactive maps and gamified quizzes designed to engage students more deeply in their learning.


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Dennis Granlund's curator insight, July 24, 9:18 PM

This site is timely as schools move from hard copy to etexts.

Martin Debattista's curator insight, July 25, 2:22 AM

A transformation which is not a revolution. It will take time and effort.  It's important we give it the space to take its natural course.

Angela C. Dowd's curator insight, July 25, 2:11 PM

Thank you Nik. I like reading about innovations like e-textbook transformation that make learning more accessible to all students.

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Developing Quality Peer and Self Assessment

Developing Quality Peer and Self Assessment | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it
In this post, I will go over a few strategies that I use in my lessons to improve the  quality  of peer and self-assessment.  While this is not a stand-alone training session but instead simply a c...
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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: The Ultimate Word Wall with ThingLink & Padlet

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: The Ultimate Word Wall with ThingLink & Padlet | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it

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Using SAMR and Bloom's Taxonomy to integrate iPads into the classroom

Using SAMR and Bloom's Taxonomy to integrate iPads into the classroom | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it

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Pippa Davies @PippaDavies 's curator insight, June 12, 11:07 PM

iPad apps and integrating Bloom's taxonomy.

Dean Mantz's curator insight, June 21, 9:12 PM

This is one of the best tutorial guides I have seen designed for QR code creation and how it is based on the SAMR framework. 

Sang Lee's curator insight, June 24, 1:38 AM

iPad into the classroom

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More on formative assessment

More on formative assessment | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it
I've written a few more posts on formative assessment, in particular focusing on formative assessment in a mathematics classroom.

Here is part 1.
Here is part 2.

I was also invited to do a keyn
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Apps and Thinking Levels

Apps and Thinking Levels | Classroom activities: Assessment and Technology | Scoop.it
An educator shares lessons learned from two decades of teaching. GUEST COLUMN | by Michael Fisher Back in 2009, my colleague Paula White and I created a Bloom’s Pyramid of Web 2.0 tools, sorting an...
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