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More than six ways to encourage collaboration in language class – Teaching Village

More than six ways to encourage collaboration in language class – Teaching Village | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
RT @vickyloras: RT @chucksandy: Collaboration in Action on @Barbsaka's Teaching Village Blog http://t.co/sScdppdX #collaboration #iTDi #esol #esl #efl...
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Tools, tech & best practice for designing, implementing & sharing PBL with EFL students.
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Stormboard is Making Collaboration Easy, Fun and Flexible - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Stormboard is Making Collaboration Easy, Fun and Flexible - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Stormboard, a free, online whiteboard and sticky note brainstorming and collaboration application, is proud to announce the launch of Stormboard 2.0.

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Digital Tools for Project Based Learning

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Digital Tools for Project Based Learning http://t.co/Eg7CZCkHqh
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A different side of EFL: Motivating and involvi...

A different side of EFL: Motivating and involvi... | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
A different side of EFL: Motivating and involving teachers in applying Project Based Learning on eflclassroom curated by Juergen Wagner (A different side of EFL: Motivating and involving teachers in applying Project Based Lea...
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Edynco

Edynco | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Edynco is a wonderful new site for creating Learning Maps.  This site reminds me of Prezi in that it allows educators to create a multimedia presentation that is "zoomable".  These Learning Maps can contains all types of media (i.e.
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Coffee for the Brain: Student Voice and Participation in Teacher Project Tuning Session

Coffee for the Brain: Student Voice and Participation in Teacher Project Tuning Session | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Project based learning where #students "tune" the project. Brilliant idea via @coolcatteacher http://t.co/b7RgL4yBFi
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How To Use Project-Based Learning To Redefine Learning

How To Use Project-Based Learning To Redefine Learning | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
It almost seems too good to be true... Students asking for more work? Using emoticons to describe an assignment? Taking pride in their work? But it’s not a just a dream, it’s reality.
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Upcycle Night: A Middle School PBL Project

Upcycle Night: A Middle School PBL Project | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Two years ago when my wife and I moved to Madison, Wisconsin, I was lucky enough to get a job at a new project- and environment-based charter school, Badger Rock Middle. After a tough first year of l
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What are the advantages and disadvantages of portfolio assessment? | Teach them English

What are the advantages and disadvantages of portfolio assessment? | Teach them English | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Formative assessment, just to get you all up to speed, covers the range of informal diagnostic tests and techniques, such as learner portfolios, us teachers can use to assist the process of learning by our learners.
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Reflections of a Class Flipper: Piloting Studen...

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Reflections of a Class Flipper: Piloting Student-Led Project Based Learning on M-learning in 9-12 education curated by Edith Irizarry (Reflections of a Class Flipper: Piloting Student-Led Project Based Learning | @scoopit
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Focus on portfolios: 4 advantages of alternative assessment | Teach them English

Focus on portfolios: 4 advantages of alternative assessment | Teach them English | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
In ELT, research indicates that the portfolio process is beneficial when compared to traditional assessment, because its emphasis is on learners’ strengths as opposed to their weaknesses.
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#Autism and Project Based Learning

#Autism and Project Based Learning | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
I wanted to share what I think is a really interesting teaching approach that Elliott's teachers are taking with homework. The sad reality is that many parents at our school aren't super involved with their kids education.
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Project-Based Learning: Debunking the Myths and Fallacies

Project-Based Learning: Debunking the Myths and Fallacies | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
More than 20 years of teaching and leading schools that rely on project-based learning (PBL), I have heard many untruths stated as "PBL gospel." These fallacies survive as myths that get in the way (Debunking the myths of project based learning - ...
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Buncee

Buncee | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Buncee is a innovative new (beta) site for creating interactive presentations/lessons.  This is a fantastically simple site to use to create not only beautiful looking slideshows but e-cards, posters, and more.
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Create a striking slide presentation - Adobe for Academics

Create a striking slide presentation - Adobe for Academics | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Create a striking slide presentation. Tips on using InDesign

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Even though Adobe is not a free software, their product InDesign lets you stand out by creating stunning presentations. Watch the tutorial that will give you an insight into the creative process.

InDesign is aimed at academics but in my opinion it can successfully be used in general education as well.

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Create a striking slide presentation - Adobe for Academics
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30 Search Engines Perfect For Student Researchers

30 Search Engines Perfect For Student Researchers | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
The handy infographic below takes a look at different methods of online research, and gives a flowchart flush with a number of different web search options for you to try out.
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Wildlands School, Project Based Learning Example - YouTube

A tour of a project at Wildlands Science Research Charter School. (RT @pblhq: Excellent video from an awesome school outlining authentic, rigorous project-based learning.
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Project Based Learning: Giving Up Control | Edu...

Project Based Learning: Giving Up Control | Edu... | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
When I hear people mention project based learning I think of releasing control.
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Been

Been is a new site for social bookmarking that has to be seen to be believed.  This is a beautiful looking site that installs a plugin that allows people to bookmark sites in a visual way.
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Reinventing Classroom Learning

Reinventing Classroom Learning | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Last Spring I was hearing a lot of hullabaloo about Project Based Learning.  Most of what I ...
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A Look At Creating Online Collaborative Spaces For Students

A Look At Creating Online Collaborative Spaces For Students | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Students expect it at this point. Let's take a look at how to create some online collaborative spaces for students ready to learn.
The post A Look At Creating Online Collaborative Spaces For Students appeared first on Edudemic.
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How to Get High-Quality Student Work in PBL

How to Get High-Quality Student Work in PBL | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
"I thought the project was going well . . . but by the end, I felt that the work my students produced was not as good as I imagined it would be. I was a little embarrassed and almost wanted to dial b
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- Math and Project Based Learning: 22 Amazing Resources, Part 1

- Math and Project Based Learning: 22 Amazing Resources, Part 1 | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
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A Good Tool to Create Classroom Newspapers and Brochures ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Good Tool to Create Classroom Newspapers and Brochures ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
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Exploring Project-Based Learning: Little Hands, Big World

We are pleased to be sharing about our project based learning at the Brandon Teachers' Association LIFT conference in Brandon, Manitoba. Please visit this link to access our presentation slides.
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How To Make A Movie Poster: A Template For Students

How To Make A Movie Poster: A Template For Students | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Note: above trailer has one example of mild language (that’s in the original film). Preview and decide before sharing publicly. Are you planning a book trailer for your students? A “writer’s antithesis” assignment where you...
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looks like a really cool way to engage lower level/teens

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