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AirSketch – project a drawing on your iPad to your SmartBoard or White board from any location in your classroom – DEN Blog Network

AirSketch – project a drawing on your iPad to your SmartBoard or White board from any location in your classroom – DEN Blog Network | Connected Learning | Scoop.it
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Three Simple C's of Social Media Success for Educators - by Frank Pileiro

"I like to keep things simple and efficient. So, after reflecting on it a bit, I have broken it down to the three steps or three C's that guide me in social media participation. My three simple C's to social media success are Connect, Contribute, and Curate."

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TechLearning: November 2011, What’s New

TechLearning: November 2011, What’s New | Connected Learning | Scoop.it
The Resource for Education Technology Leaders focusing on K-12 educators.
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Four to Five Years: Learning Analytics « 2011 Horizon Report

"Learning analytics promises to harness the power of advances in data mining, interpretation, and modeling to improve understandings of teaching and learning, and to tailor education to individual students more effectively."

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Julia Steiny: Kids Are Way Ahead of Us as Digital Learners

"Education-tech expert Angela Maiers makes this distinction: “The 21st century will not be defined by the volume or speed at which you consume information. (That was the old way of being smart.) It will be defined by how well you curate that information, translate it and contribute information back in a way that your community can understand it. Teaching students to be competent curators is our main responsibility as educators.”"

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20 Ways to Create a Healthy Faculty Environment | Edutopia

20 Ways to Create a Healthy Faculty Environment | Edutopia | Connected Learning | Scoop.it
Educator and technologist Jac de Haan shares 20 tips for creating a vibrant and healthy work environment for educators.
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Family finds iPad a breakthrough for kids with disabilities

Family finds iPad a breakthrough for kids with disabilities | Connected Learning | Scoop.it
Six-year-old Joshua Bruckner looked intently at the iPad on his
family’s kitchen table, playing a game of sorting colored beans
into colored jars.
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Tom Vander Ark on “Teachers in the Age of Digital Instruction” | Digital Learning Now

"Fordham released two important papers today as part of the Creating Sound Policy for Digital Learning series. The first, Teachers in the Age of Digital Instruction, is by the co-directors of Public Impact."

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Flat Stanley Goes Mobile: Fresh Start for Popular Global Ed Project | Edutopia

Flat Stanley Goes Mobile: Fresh Start for Popular Global Ed Project | Edutopia | Connected Learning | Scoop.it
Blogger Suzie Boss describes the new version of New Flat Stanley -- a free phone app that lets you drop your custom-made flat person into a picture.
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District-created app improves the home-school connection | eSchool News

District-created app improves the home-school connection | eSchool News | Connected Learning | Scoop.it
Missouri’s Rockwood School District (RSD) aims to have all district parents as involved in their children’s education as possible.
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5 Opportunities to Get iPods & iPads Into Your Classroom

5 Opportunities to Get iPods & iPads Into Your Classroom | Connected Learning | Scoop.it
Educators often question how they can acquire iPods and iPads to use in their own classrooms, especially when so many districts are experiencing serious budget crunches.
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The Innovative Educator: 10 Online Ed Trends Coming to a High School Near You

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iPads for Learning - 21 Steps to 1-to-1 Success

e-booklet with resources on planning and implementing successful 1-to-1 initiatives.

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Center for Digital Education’s Converge Yearbook: Technology Innovation in Education

Center for Digital Education’s Converge Yearbook: Technology Innovation in Education | Connected Learning | Scoop.it
Be a part of the change in education! Download this inaugural Yearbook that highlights both the top technology trends in education and 50 of the innovators who have made it all possible.
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YouTube.com/Teachers Helps Innovative Educators Transform Learning

"The site is a resource for educators everywhere to learn how to use YouTube as an educational tool. There are lesson plan suggestions, highlights of great educational content on YouTube, and training on how to film your own educational videos."

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Ramona Pierson - Mass Customisation and Personalisation of Learning

Education is at a turning point worldwide.
Seeking ways to transform or to even
revolutionise the system, due to its current
ineffective status for so many children,
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Will · "My Teacher is an App"

"My Teacher is an App" (This is a long one.) So I hope no one minds if I continue to try to document the ways in which “education” is being reframed in this country at the peril, I think, of losing...
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Measuring 1:1 Results -- THE Journal

Four years ago Mooresville Graded School District (MGSD) in Mooresville, NC, rolled out a 1:1 laptop program that put MacBooks in the hands of all students in grades 3 through 12.
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10 ways schools are teaching internet safety | eSchool News

10 ways schools are teaching internet safety | eSchool News | Connected Learning | Scoop.it
As internet use has become a daily part of most students' lives, students must know how to protect themselves and their identity at all times—especially when teachers and parents aren’t there to help them.
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Learning with 'e's: Digital footprints

Learning with 'e's: Digital footprints | Connected Learning | Scoop.it

Increasingly, as we ask our learners to engage with social media as a part of their study, we are also asking them to leave a trace of themselves on the Web. Whether it is writing a blog, posting a video on YouTube, working collaboratively on a wiki, or simply bookmarking a site on Diigo or Delicious, students are leaving the digital footprints - evidence of their presence - all over the internet. And there may be ethical issues attached. Digital footprints are persistent, with artefacts and traces remaining visible and searchable for many years. Should we therefore be more careful about what we ask students to do and where we ask them to go on the Web?

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The Innovative Educator: The Ten No Nos of Teaching with a Projector or Interactive Whiteboard

The Innovative Educator: The Ten No Nos of Teaching with a Projector or Interactive Whiteboard | Connected Learning | Scoop.it
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