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Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom: Twitter In Schools-A Getting Started Guide | Technology and School Leadership

Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom: Twitter In Schools-A Getting Started Guide | Technology and School Leadership | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
Twitter for school. Typical as I have written a guide to Facebook fr schools this week!
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iPads in Primary Education: Using the App Store for Persuasive Writing | Alive and Learning

iPads in Primary Education: Using the App Store for Persuasive Writing | Alive and Learning | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
Using the App Store for Persuasive Writing (iPads in Primary Education: Using the App Store for Persuasive Writing via @DavidMiller_UK | @scoopit http://t.co/L8aZai8h...)...
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Flickr in the K-12 Classroom - Constructivism

Flickr in the K-12 Classroom - Constructivism | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
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the past, students would cut pictures out of National Geographic, Life
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Flickr in the Classroom

Flickr in the Classroom | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
Almost everyone who has used the Internet knows about Flickr. It is one of the most popular photo-sharing sites on the web. What many educators do not know however, is that Flickr has many features making it ideal for classroom use.
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Enterprise Games: using game mechanics to build a better business ...

Enterprise Games: using game mechanics to build a better business ... | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
Enterprise Games picks up where Jane McGonigal's book (Reality is Broken) left off – how gaming ideas and practices can apply to business. This book is a hidden treasure that I would not normally have picked up, but I am ...
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Web 2.0 Tools and the Classroom

A presentation of some ways that Web 2.0 tools such as blogs, podcasts, and wikis can be used in the classroom.
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Classroom Revolutionaries - Michael Noer Backslash - Forbes

Classroom Revolutionaries - Michael Noer Backslash - Forbes | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
These 15 education innovators are harnessing a slew of disruptive technologies to change everything from the way we teach grade school math to how we train the next generation of teachers.
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Literature Circles: Fostering Critical Thinking and Oral Communication (Virtual Tour)

Thoughtful discussion about a selected text provides students with opportunities to develop skills in critical thinking and comprehension. See full lesson pl...
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How Teachers Use Skype in the Classroom

How Teachers Use Skype in the Classroom | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
"Skype in the Classroom" was created for teachers so that they could introduce their pupils to cultures and experts worldwide in real time (Hi everyone!
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A Twitter Classroom Always Prepped Blog

RT @morgetron: A Classroom in the Twitterverse #edchat #edtech #engchat #nebedchat #teach #ipaded #21stedchat http://t.co/yE47aacW @alwaysprepped...
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Why phonics tests spell trouble

Why phonics tests spell trouble | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
Parents are up in arms about the state of reading and writing in primary schools.
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7 Global Education Trends To Know About - Edudemic

Global education trends are constantly evolving to cater to modern needs, new research findings and society.
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The 200 Best Special Education Apps | Edudemic | Alive and Learning

The 200 Best Special Education Apps | Edudemic | Alive and Learning | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
If you’re a special education teacher or are simply looking for an innovative way to reach a student… this is for you ...
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Education Technology - theory and practice: Flickr for Teachers and Classrooms

Education Technology - theory and practice: Flickr for Teachers and Classrooms | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
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Teachers Network: How To: Incorporate Technology in the Classroom: Using Flickr in the Classroom

Teachers Network: How To: Incorporate Technology in the Classroom: Using Flickr in the Classroom | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
Teachers Network seeks to improve student learning by helping teachers integrate web-based lessons into their instructional practice. Browse free lesson plans by Subject and/or Grade.
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How to Use Flickr in Your Classroom

How to Use Flickr in Your Classroom | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
I love photography. It wasn't until I started doing Project 365 as a new year's resolution that I really started to be so intrigued with it.
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Best Education in the World: Finland, South Korea

Best Education in the World: Finland, South Korea | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
Finland and South Korea top the list of 40 developed countries with the best education systems. They are followed by Hong Kong, Japan, and Singapore, while the U.S. rates down at 17th place.
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A Green Legacy: The Importance of Environmental Education

Green 4 good fundraising (TM) is a web-based company dedicated to helping schools and non-profits raise money through the sale of environmentally and socially responsible products, but that’s not where it stops.
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Four Simple Steps to Small-Group Guided Writing - ReadWriteThink

Four Simple Steps to Small-Group Guided Writing - ReadWriteThink | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
Students will go batty about the three writing strategies they learn in this lesson centered on Nicola Davies’ Bat Loves the Night.
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The Benefits Of Swapping Exercise Balls For Desk Chairs

The Benefits Of Swapping Exercise Balls For Desk Chairs | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
Students in Sara Wright's fifth-grade class are embracing a new seating arrangement -- without chairs.
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Two Different Views Of The Classroom Of The Future?

Two Different Views Of The Classroom Of The Future? | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
There is a lot of talk about the future of education and what the classroom of the future might look like. Here are two different ideas of what the classroom of the future might look like. The firs...
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How to create a classroom ambiance conducive to learning - by Suzanne Rose - Helium

The right classroom ambiance can go a long way in promoting learning.  Consider the following ways in which to create this ambiance.
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Ken Robinson: Changing education paradigms | Video on TED.com

TED Talks In this talk from RSA Animate, Sir Ken Robinson lays out the link between 3 troubling trends: rising drop-out rates, schools' dwindling stake in the arts, and ADHD. An important, timely talk for parents and teachers.
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Classroom Management: More Than a Bag of Tricks

Classroom Management: More Than a Bag of Tricks | Classroom technologies | Scoop.it
Effective classroom management is about prevention, routine, and developing relationships—not bribery, says an education professor.
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