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Welcome to 'Geography Education'

Welcome to 'Geography Education' | #classroomtech | Scoop.it

Finding Materials: This site is designed for geography students and teachers to find interesting, current supplemental materials.  To search for place-specific posts, browse this interactive map.  To search for thematic posts, see http://geographyeducation.org/thematic/ (organized by the APHG curriculum).  Also you can search for a keyword by clicking on the filter tab above.

 

Staying Connected: You can receive post updates in the way that best fits how you use social media.

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Via Seth Dixon
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interesting concept for collating social media for geographical locations

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SRINIVAS KASULLA's comment, August 31, 2013 2:19 PM
Awsome liked the map and would like to contribute ....thanks for such a nice article Peters Energy :)
SRINIVAS KASULLA's comment, August 31, 2013 2:19 PM
Awsome liked the map and would like to contribute ....thanks for such a nice article Peters Energy :)
Thomas C. Thompson's curator insight, August 31, 2013 7:51 PM

Love this Geography Education site! Set up two ways: regionally and thematically so you can find lesson ideas easily.

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4 Stages: The Integration Of Technology In Learning

4 Stages: The Integration Of Technology In Learning | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
What are the stages of technology in learning, and how can these stages be used as a framework for improving learning?
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New Survey Uncovers Big Trends In Online Learning - Edudemic

New Survey Uncovers Big Trends In Online Learning - Edudemic | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
Who actually buys education technology? What do teachers think about online learning? A new survey details the major trends in online learning.
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Nik's Learning Technology Blog: What are the qualities of a good educational technology trainer?

Nik's Learning Technology Blog: What are the qualities of a good educational technology trainer? | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
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How To Create An Effective Classroom Website

How To Create An Effective Classroom Website | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
No doubt you have already have a classroom website or will be required to create one in the very near future. Here are some best practices and tools to help.

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Doug Joubert's curator insight, April 7, 2013 5:19 PM

Great ideas and specific points to be made on what can be added to make your class website better.

Katharina Kulle's curator insight, April 14, 2013 5:45 AM

Många bra tips till en blogg. 

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5 Ideas for the One iPad Classroom - Getting Smart by Susan Oxnevad -

5 Ideas for the One iPad Classroom - Getting Smart by Susan Oxnevad - | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
The introduction of iPads into our classrooms is certain to bring about many changes and bring about a significant amount of learning for all.
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Meograph: Four-dimensional storytelling - Rise and Fall of the Roman Empire

Meograph: Four-dimensional storytelling - Rise and Fall of the Roman Empire | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
The Roman Empire once covered much of Europe, North Africa, and parts of Asia. Here is the story of Rome from rise to fall, over more than 1,000 years.
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48 iPad Apps for Teaching and Learning Geography / Earth Science

48 iPad Apps for Teaching and Learning Geography / Earth Science | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
After a year or two of tinkering and experimenting with apps for teaching / learning Geography, I have (finally) compiled this list of what I deem to be the most useful iPad apps for teaching Geogr...
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Humanising Language Teaching Magazine for teachers and teacher trainers

Humanising Language Teaching Magazine for teachers and teacher trainers | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
Humanising Language Teaching Magazine offers lesson plans, student exercises, articles by top EFL professionals, new TEFL publication
notices, and much more for teachers and educators of English as a Foreign Langauge.
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16 Flipped Classrooms In Action Right Now - Edudemic

16 Flipped Classrooms In Action Right Now - Edudemic | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
16 Examples Of Flipped Classrooms in action right now - offers links to different teachers' blogs that show their experiences in using a flipped classroom environment.
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How To Start Using iTunes U In The Classroom - Edudemic

How To Start Using iTunes U In The Classroom - Edudemic | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
Ready to take the plunge and start using iTunes U in the classroom? It's not as scary as you think - and many aren't yet using the tool!
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Create Animation - Sketch Star

Sketch Star is a fantastic place where you can create animations and drawings, see them online and and share them with a community of fellow artists!
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Nifty tool for art collaboration

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Pedagogy, practice and learning theory

Pedagogy, practice and learning theory | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
When I was a teacher trainer, we used to debate whether trainee teachers should be introduced to learning theory before or after they went into the classroom to teach. On the Pedagogy First program...
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The 6 Characteristics Of Modern Online Language Learning - Edudemic

The 6 Characteristics Of Modern Online Language Learning - Edudemic | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
This visualization details some wonderful examples of what the future of online language learning will look like.
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Blended Learning & The Teaching Profession

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Just in time to bust a myth that reared its ugly head in the closing keynoteat the ASU/GSV Summit, Digital Learning Now! today released the "Blended Learning & The Teaching Profession."
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Free apps list

A list of free apps recommended by the STaRT Education Department
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Jason Dargent's curator insight, April 8, 2013 9:59 PM

Great list of free apps sorted in grade levels

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What Is Blended Learning? These Videos Will Get You Started - Edudemic

What Is Blended Learning? These Videos Will Get You Started - Edudemic | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
We talk about it a lot, but never give enough detail. So let's get right down to it. What is blended learning and what should you know about it?
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Vidtionary: A Video Dictionary

Vidtionary: A Video Dictionary | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
See and hear the meaning

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Beth Panitz, Ed.D.'s curator insight, June 30, 2013 11:07 AM

Great contribution to Universal Design for Learning (UDL).

Cindy Riley Klages's curator insight, June 30, 2013 10:17 PM

Great tool for reaching visual and auditory learners!

Mrs Le Roy's curator insight, February 3, 2014 4:15 AM

un dictionnaire où on peut voir et entendre le sens des mots !

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How QR Codes In The Classroom Can Empower Student Voices -

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How QR Codes In The Classroom Can Empower Student Voices
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The 4 Easiest Ways To Mirror The iPad (Comparison Chart) - Edudemic

The 4 Easiest Ways To Mirror The iPad (Comparison Chart) - Edudemic | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
Figuring out how to project or mirror the iPad display onto a TV or projection screen is not always easy. Here's a handy comparison chart to help!
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Top Five iPad Apps for Teaching Across All Content Areas

Top Five iPad Apps for Teaching Across All Content Areas | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
Ever since I was a kid, I loathed back to school commercials. They always showed parents gleefully skipping through aisles of pencils and notebooks as the kids, sullen and dejected, sluggishly follow
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YouTube Blog: YouTube automatic captions now in six European languages

YouTube Blog: YouTube automatic captions now in six European languages | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
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Superb tool for language teachers - pupils can correct the inevitable subtle translation mistakes.

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2 Simple Ways To Use QR Codes In Education - Edudemic

2 Simple Ways To Use QR Codes In Education - Edudemic | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
If you have a smartphone in your classroom, you can leverage the power of the QR code! Here's a few simple ways to start using QR codes in education.
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EarthViewer for iPad Takes You Through the History of Earth

EarthViewer for iPad Takes You Through the History of Earth | #classroomtech | Scoop.it
EarthViewer is a free iPad app that takes you through 4.5 billion years on Earth. EarthViewer allows you to select eons and eras to view. Within each eon and era you can view tectonic plates, conti...
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