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Pros and Cons of Social Media Education in Schools | SociableBlog

Pros and Cons of Social Media Education in Schools | SociableBlog | crowdscourcing | Scoop.it
Social media education can (and should) include information about what is appropriate to share online, how students can control their privacy settings, how what they post can influence their reputation, and what appropriate interactions are to have...
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SAN FRANCISCO, March 5, 2013: Moravia Crowdsourcing Yields 30 Million Translated Words in 2012 | PRNewswire | Rock Hill Herald Online

SAN FRANCISCO, March 5, 2013: Moravia Crowdsourcing Yields 30 Million Translated Words in 2012 | PRNewswire | Rock Hill Herald Online | crowdscourcing | Scoop.it
/PRNewswire/ -- Moravia's crowdsourcing platform fueled 30 million words in translated content last year. With more than 80 percent completed within 24 hours, the 2012 word count marks a record high for Moravia's crowdsourcing projects.

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Two Tools to Enable Crowdsourcing & WOM

Two Tools to Enable Crowdsourcing & WOM | crowdscourcing | Scoop.it

I recently learned about two new social media tools that draw on the power of crowdsourcing to foster change: Gathr and Thunderclap.


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10 New Awesome iPad Apps for students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

10 New Awesome iPad Apps for students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | crowdscourcing | Scoop.it

"So you are looking for some new apps to recommend for your students and kids, well I just finished curating a list of some awesome iPad apps for you. I am adding this list to the educational iPad apps section I have here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning. These apps cover a wide variety of topics and can be used for different purposes. From presentation making to creating engaging drawings and doodles, you will definitely find an app to recommend to your students. Enjoy"


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Rachel Scott's curator insight, June 6, 2013 3:41 AM

On my last practicum I have a year two class, and once a week during maths, they would do online activities surrounding the topic theory at the time and actively work individually with their own ipad on different exercises that were mathematically based! What a fantastic way of incorproating Technology into another sub-strand!

Chad Keates's curator insight, September 24, 2013 5:09 PM

Apps are finally becoming more universal in their distribution and this is good becasue now instead of just being created for gaming theyare made for more purposes such as education and the kind of apps made are also good beasue they are taiolred to different age groups and thus have more of an impact on the students

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Games & Crowdsourcing to Drive Science Forward: Seth Cooper & Firas Khatib at TEDxPantheonSorbonne

Recorded @ TEDxPanthéonSorbonne in Paris the 8/11/12 Brillants collaborateurs du serious game « Fold-it », Seth Cooper et Firas Khatib présenteront l'extraor...
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