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Concept Video Shows The Book Of The Future - Edudemic

Concept Video Shows The Book Of The Future - Edudemic | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
The book of the future is being written right now, it seems. Check out this video for one take on what it might look like.
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Future of the book...yes, finally better than print.

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Why It's Time To Take Ownership Of Your PLN - Edudemic

Why It's Time To Take Ownership Of Your PLN - Edudemic | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
I know the old saying can be true, teachers make the worst students. But it's time to take ownership of your PLN and here's why.
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Love this guy's perspective about contributing to the dialog rather than always harvesting. Important to be part of the dialog.

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The Incredible Way A Michigan Physics Teacher Uses Google Glass

The Incredible Way A Michigan Physics Teacher Uses Google Glass | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
We get overly excited about new technology. So it's no surprise that we're over the moon about Google Glass and it's potential for education. Here's why.
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What's coming next? WOW. Check this out.

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9 Digital Learning Tools Every 21st Century Teacher Should Be Able To Use

9 Digital Learning Tools Every 21st Century Teacher Should Be Able To Use | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
What are the kinds of a tools a 21st century teacher should be expected to master? Here are 9.
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Another list of important tools for 21st century teachers. Links to more lists at the bottom of the article.

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A Design Challenge to Students: Solve a Real-World Problem!

A Design Challenge to Students: Solve a Real-World Problem! | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it

"Solving real world problems in local communities—now that's relevant learning experience for students! Ian Quillen at MindShift uses the Design Learning Challenge to demonstrate an intriguing competition with over 750 students tackling real world problems and developing creative and innovative solutions. The competition's popularity and attraction highlight the student's quest for participating in a meaningful challenge to improve their communities. ”


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A great starting place for experiential, PBL. Love the cross-curricular approach.

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Educators’ Guide to RSS and Google Reader Replacements | The Edublogger

Educators’ Guide to RSS and Google Reader Replacements | The Edublogger | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
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Great article on aggregators in education to compile RSS and share magazines that you create with others in groups.

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A Nation of Wimps

A Nation of Wimps | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
Parents are going to ludicrous lengths to take the bumps out of life for their children. However, parental hyperconcern has the net effect of making kids more fragile; that may be why they're breaking down in record numbers.
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Great article about the dangers of over-parenting. Gen X parents--notice yourselves in this?

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50 Must-See Teacher Blogs Chosen By You - Edudemic

50 Must-See Teacher Blogs Chosen By You - Edudemic | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
Blogs have been around for years but are they still important in a world of social media? After checking out this amazing list of 50+ teacher blogs, the answer is clear: blogs are a great resource for content creators.
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Good teacher blogs.

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Kevin Honeycutt, "Our kids will spend the rest of their lives in the future. Are we getting them ready?"

Our kids will spend the rest of their lives in the future Are we getting them ready? Kevin Honeycutt (@kevinhoneycutt) - Hutchinson, Kansas

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Fantastic video about our opportunity and responsibility in the technology age. Love it. 

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CERT's comment, May 8, 2013 4:12 AM
"What are our kids doing now that they couldn't do before?" We think that this is really the main focus that we should attach to technology and what we need to implement in our schools.
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Digital Ways to Engage your Students

Digital Ways to Engage your Students | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
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Great ideas for important uses of technology in the classroom. 

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The 101 Most Useful Websites of 2012

The 101 Most Useful Websites of 2012 | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
The 101 Most Useful Websites on the Internet is a frequently updated list of lesser-known but wonderful websites and cool web apps.
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Some cool tools. Would love to see the updated 2013 version. Would have some changes, I am sure.

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iPad Apps and Resources for Teachers

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TCEA is a member-based organization devoted to the use of technology in education.
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cool resource that categorizes ipad apps by subject. I imagine this will need to be a fluid resource, but it's a start.

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Top 5 Apps for Organizing School Work - Edudemic

Top 5 Apps for Organizing School Work - Edudemic | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
While digital media gives us nearly unlimited access to info, organizing that info is critical--and that's where these five resources can come in handy.

Via Jon Samuelson
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more good tools for organizing

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Latisha Ford's curator insight, March 20, 2013 12:41 PM

I use EVERNOTE like everyday, absolutely loveit!!

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What To Know About The STEM Skills Gap - Edudemic

What To Know About The STEM Skills Gap - Edudemic | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
There is a current STEM skills gap and some are even calling it a dilemma. Here's a primer on what you should know about it all.
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Compelling statisitics and graphs of the STEM imperative.

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How To Cite Social Media Using MLA and APA - Edudemic

How To Cite Social Media Using MLA and APA - Edudemic | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
Social media posts and videos are cropping up in academic publications more and more. This chart shows just how to cite social media with ease.
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MLA citations evolving with technology. Formatting not surprising.

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Why Right Now Is Just The Beginning For Education Technology - Edudemic

Why Right Now Is Just The Beginning For Education Technology - Edudemic | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
The stars are finally aligning for a dramatic shift in terms of education technology. Dr. Jeff Borden weighs in on why right now matters.
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Educational partnerships will be key in guiding developments on the ed tech frontier.

 

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Concept Video Shows The Book Of The Future - Edudemic

Concept Video Shows The Book Of The Future - Edudemic | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
The book of the future is being written right now, it seems. Check out this video for one take on what it might look like.
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Amazing possibilities for ebooks!

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Flipped Classroom - Real World Student Feedback

"As I do most years, I gave my students some reflection questions about our school year together.  Since it was my first year of a totally flipped classroom, I was very curious to see what they’d have to say."


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Would love to know what she used and how she structured her lessons. Still, interesting feedback from her students.

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elearning at eCampus ULg's curator insight, May 27, 2013 5:53 AM

Un petit retour d'expérience est toujours instructif

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Report: Students Use Smart Phones and Tablets for School, Want More -- THE Journal

Report: Students Use Smart Phones and Tablets for School, Want More -- THE Journal | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
Most elementary and secondary students are using mobile devices in their studies, either in the classroom or at home. And, according to a new study, the majority would like to be able to use them more in class.
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Some interesting data on device usage.

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Grading writing: The art and science — and why computers can’t do it

Grading writing: The art and science — and why computers can’t do it | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
Writing is a fundamental human act. What really goes into assessing it?
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A great response to the question over computer graded writing. Point made!

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The Edublog Awards

The Edublog Awards | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
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Great list of award winning resources for teachers setting up PLNs.

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#ASCD13 Reading List

#ASCD13 Reading List | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
We gathered some of the most buzz-worthy books at ASCD's annual conference in Chicago. Take a look and make sure to add some of them to your "to-read" reading list!
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Good visual to use as a resource to illustrate how Twitter can help sort information at conferences or related to a specific topic. 

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Evernote as a Portfolio: Promotes Lifelong Learning!

Evernote as a Portfolio: Promotes Lifelong Learning! | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
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Very cool Jing video about how to use Evernote for assignments and portfolios for students.

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http://www.GoogleLitTrips.com

GoogleLitTrips
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Links to lit trips created and curated by others

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10 Ways To Start Using Skype In The Classroom - Edudemic

10 Ways To Start Using Skype In The Classroom - Edudemic | Collaborative Learning and Educational Partnerships | Scoop.it
Using Skype in the classroom shouldn't be a daunting task. In fact, it's a simple and effective education tool that not enough students get to try out!
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Some good ideas about using Skype in the classroom with links to resources.

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