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Coggle- A Handy Google Drive Tool for Collaboratively Creating Diagrams and Mind Maps

Coggle- A Handy Google Drive Tool for Collaboratively Creating Diagrams and Mind Maps | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it

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Gareth Morgan's curator insight, July 7, 4:33 AM

Looks like a really useful collaborative mind mapping tool.

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Your online life, permanent as a tattoo - 2013 repost Ted talk

Your online life, permanent as a tattoo - 2013 repost Ted talk | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it
What if Andy Warhol had it wrong, and instead of being famous for 15 minutes, we’re only anonymous for that long? In this short talk, Juan Enriquez looks at the surprisingly permanent effects of digital sharing on our personal privacy. He shares insight from the ancient Greeks to help us deal with our new “digital tattoos.”

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Google Tips and Tricks - "I didn't know I could do that in Google!"

Google tips and tricks presentation to educators on Nov. 6, 2014 at BIT14 (ECOO) in Niagara Falls Ontario Canada.

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Karen Dunlap's curator insight, June 24, 11:09 AM

I really didn't realize....

Kathy Lynch's curator insight, June 25, 1:42 PM

Thx Tom D'Amico

Philip Williams's curator insight, July 8, 1:49 AM

Up to date and very useful.

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Donna Fry (@fryed)'s curator insight, August 14, 2014 10:26 PM

The importance of strong networks in leading systems.

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Teachers Test Drive Google's Classroom

Teachers Test Drive Google's Classroom | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it

"Google Classroom is still a few weeks away from its full-scale rollout, but some teachers already have their hands on the work in progress."


"What do teachers have to say about Google’s latest app?"


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What Differentiated Instruction Is--And Is Not: The Definition Of Differentiated Instruction

What Differentiated Instruction Is--And Is Not: The Definition Of Differentiated Instruction | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it
What Differentiated Instruction Is--And Is Not: The Definition Of Differentiated Instruction

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The Guide to Keeping Up With Google

The Guide to Keeping Up With Google | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it
Hashtags, Twitter, G+, Communities, Blogs and YouTube Channels You Should Follow! I often get asked, “How do you keep up with Google?” Well, first let me say that it’s almost impossible!...

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Updated Padagogy Wheel Tackles The Problem Of Motivation In Education - Edudemic

Updated Padagogy Wheel Tackles The Problem Of Motivation In Education - Edudemic | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it
One of the biggest problems in education is motivation. The newly updated Padagogy Wheel tries to figure out how to solve that problem.

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Michael MacNeil's curator insight, June 16, 2014 8:38 AM

You have to engage the gear before you can drive off.  Being motivated means going further.  If you like aphorisms...otherwise just check it out.

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Moving Forward - epci

Moving Forward - epci | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it
This site documents the journey of a team of k-2 educators examining the impact of changes in instructional practice on student learning.
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The work of our EPCI in 2013/14

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OSSEMOOC meets TEDx

OSSEMOOC meets TEDx | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it
During the last few weeks, we have focused on the topic of  digital citizenship.  The discussions and sharing of insights and personal experiences  have been very rich. Our professional learning se...
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How To Use Social Media In Education

How To Use Social Media In Education | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it
(this is a continuation from yesterday’s article about barriers to using social media in education) The first step towards applying social media into education starts with empowering teachers by giving them freedom to use social media to engage with students and giving them the freedom to come-up with innovative ways of teaching using technology. On …

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Google Keep vs Evernote (one perspective)

Google Keep vs Evernote (one perspective) | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it
 Though I’m an Evernote user (sort of), and I understand how powerful the application is, I think Google Keep is a better service for students. Why? It’s just easier. And it’s colorful. And it works on phones and computers (like everything else, I guess). And you don’t need to sign up for anything extra if …

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What Does Learning Look Like? A Look At Physical And Digital Spaces - Edudemic

What Does Learning Look Like? A Look At Physical And Digital Spaces - Edudemic | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it
What does learning look like? Is it a classroom? Is there a teacher? Are students working by themselves or collaborating with others? Are they listening or constructing? Can all of these answers be correct?

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nicole jennings's curator insight, April 4, 2014 9:34 PM

This is a great read, very helpful in showing the different types of teaching methods with and without technology and a teacher in some cases. Very interesting to see different techniques.

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How to Make Great Presentations With Pecha Kucha

How to Make Great Presentations With Pecha Kucha | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it
Learn how to make great presentations using the Pecha Kucha method, and download our custom Pecha Kucha PowerPoint template to help out.

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Arizona State University, Claire McLaughlin's curator insight, June 25, 12:32 PM

Pecha Kucha is a great way for students to keep within specified time limits when doing presentations.  It also helps students organize their ideas.  If you haven't used it before, there is are step-by-step instructions on how to use it as well as helpful tips at the end of this article.

Te Aniwa Tutara's curator insight, June 25, 3:42 PM

I will definitely be using this technique and I may even incorporate it into the assessment requirements for my students.  This was fascinating and interesting.

Tony Guzman's curator insight, June 26, 3:28 PM

This article shares some great tips on how to complete a Pecha Kucha presentation using PowerPoint.

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Digital Citizenship Using Visual Metaphors (Darren Kuropatwa)

Digital Citizenship Using Visual Metaphors (Darren Kuropatwa) | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it

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Cindy Peters's curator insight, November 12, 2014 9:00 AM

Looking to teach your kids about digital citizenship?  Here are some tips.

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23 Tools and Resources to Create Images for Social Media

23 Tools and Resources to Create Images for Social Media | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it
A huge list of tools, apps, icons, and backgrounds for creating amazing, professional images for social media and marketing.

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Training in Business's curator insight, October 7, 2014 11:49 AM

23 Tools and Resources to Create Images for Social Media

Gina Tucker's curator insight, October 8, 2014 11:56 AM

Here at scoop.it we believe that adding a visual touch to your content is highly important. Pictures are the first thing your audience will notice, and likely what they will remember most about your blog. We allow you to choose from our photo suggestions or add your own! Many other social tools allow similar image manipulations. Here are some options. 

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Gamification vs. Game-Based Learning

Gamification vs. Game-Based Learning | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it
Gamification seems like it has taken over the entire eLearning industry. What exactly is it and how does it differ from game-based learning?

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Google Classroom Guide: Help and Support for Educators

Google Classroom Guide: Help and Support for Educators | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it
Need a getting started guide for Google Classroom? Help and support is on hand in this step-by-step tutorial for Google's new online learning platform for schools.

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Create an eBook with Google Slides | Google Gooru

Create an eBook with Google Slides | Google Gooru | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it

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Handy Web Tools to Help You Grow Your Personal Learning Network

Handy Web Tools to Help You Grow Your Personal Learning Network | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it

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Gilbert Faure au nom de l'ASSIM's comment, July 19, 2014 7:18 AM
haven't seen scoop.it? although it's the best in my opinion for learning
Gary Harwell's curator insight, July 21, 2014 12:25 AM

good stuff.

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The 8 Skills Students Must Have For The Future

The 8 Skills Students Must Have For The Future | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it

"So what are the things that are becoming just as important as the ever-traditional ‘Reading, Writing, and Math’? Take a look below. Do you already incorporate these ideas into all of your classes? Which do you find hardest?"


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Kirsten Wilson's curator insight, July 30, 2014 12:04 AM

Great infographic that truly shares what must be taught for Students in the 21st Century to be "Future Ready."

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19 Proven Tips for Getting Parents Involved at School

19 Proven Tips for Getting Parents Involved at School | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it
Experts agree that parent involvement in their children's education is one of the biggest predictors of student success. This guide offers 19 proven strategies for increasing family engagement and str

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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, May 16, 2014 10:31 AM

I invited parents into my classroom, listened to them, and allowed them to be directly involved in their children's education as children's first pedagogues. It works when done authentically and providing meaningful opportunities.

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Educational Technology in the Canadian Classroom Infographic | e-Learning Infographics

Educational Technology in the Canadian Classroom Infographic | e-Learning Infographics | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it
The Educational Technology in the Canadian Classroom Infographic shows how education technology is impacting Canadian teachers and students.

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Tshegofatso Lion's curator insight, May 13, 2014 5:11 AM

Mathematics on daily basis

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Continuum in E-Learning: People, Process and Product (P3)

Continuum in E-Learning: People, Process and Product (P3) | Collaborative Life Long Learning | Scoop.it
In e-learning, people are involved in the process of creating e-learning materials, or products and making them available to its target audience. The People-Process-Product or the P3 continuum can be used to map a comprehensive picture of e-learning (Figure 3).

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