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Remember the fifth of November - gunpowder, tweeting and blogs

Remember the fifth of November - gunpowder, tweeting and blogs | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it
Keen to bring ICT into history, Chris Leach used social media and the internet to make lessons about Guy Fawkes and the gunpowder plot go with a bang...
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QuadBlogging Connects Student Writers with Global Audiences

QuadBlogging Connects Student Writers with Global Audiences | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it
A blog without an audience is like...a library without books, a car without an engine, Beyonce without a ring.
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Technology Bits Bytes & Nibbles | Best iOS applications for mobile learning

Technology Bits Bytes & Nibbles | Best iOS applications for mobile learning | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it
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The 50 Education Blogs You’re Reading | Edudemic

The 50 Education Blogs You’re Reading | Edudemic | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it
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Work | Projects | Glass Lab |

Work | Projects | Glass Lab | | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it
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Better Apps - Top 5s

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Below are some blogs on education technology,...

Below are some blogs on education technology,... | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it
Below are some blogs on education technology, digital learning and creativity. Do reach out to us if your favourite blog is not on the list. We would love to hear from you.
• 21st Century Classroom by...
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The Literacy Blog

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Future of Technology in Education #FOTE13

Future of Technology in Education #FOTE13 | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it

The 6th annual Future of Technology in Education conference. FOTE13 will take place on Friday 4th October 2013 in Senate House (London)
Although this is a face to face, real life, event ... it is streamed live.

FOTE is a ULCC event looking at trends and influences on IT in education.

To make sure you stay up to date with all things FOTE, follow on Twitter https://twitter.com/#!/FOTiE ;
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FOTEconference ;


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The best ebooks for learning photography

The best ebooks for learning photography | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it

It isn't always possible to be out taking photos so I tend to read around the subject.


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40 Future Uses for Educational Technology [Infographic]

40 Future Uses for Educational Technology [Infographic] | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it
Education will be significantly different in 30 years.  With the rapid advancement of technology, the nature of these challenges changes almost daily. The U.S. Department of Labor reports that 65 percent of grade-school students will end up in jobs that haven’t been invented yet.
So, what exactly will the jobs of the future look like? And what must schools do to keep pace? Edudemic recently posted this infographic from Envisioning Tech, which maps out 40 ways education and technology will change over the next 30 years. Check it out.

Via Donna Browne, techsavvygirl
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The best children's apps are about great storytelling and strong characters

The best children's apps are about great storytelling and strong characters | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it
Technology doesn't replace traditional skills, but it can bring kids into the creative process.

 

I recently visited a book publisher to speak at an away-day for itschildren's publishing team. The brief was to talk about the children'sapps market, including innovative startups and developers.

There was certainly lots of whizzy tech to talk about. Augmented reality; multi-touch counting aids; powerful music sequencers disguised as digital toys; use of the camera; physical accessories… A wave of innovation in the kid-apps space as developers explore the learning and play possibilities of touchscreen devices.

 

But here's the thing: the more I thought about all this technology, and how my own three and five year-old sons use apps, the more I realised that the best children's apps are successful because of a pair of more traditional qualities.

 

Great storytelling. Strong characters. 

 

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Click to read full article - it's great! :)

 


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ChronoZoom

ChronoZoom | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it

A stunning project from Microsoft Research. See the 13.7 billion year history of the cosmos as an interactive and zooming timeline, including our modern times.

http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/history


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About Hive Learning Network NYC

About Hive Learning Network NYC | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it
Hive Learning Network NYC is a Mozilla project that was founded through The MacArthur Foundation’s Digital Media & Learning initiative to fuel collaborations between cultural organization...
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Children's creative writing competition - Hansel and Gretel - National Library of Scotland

Children's creative writing competition - Hansel and Gretel - National Library of Scotland | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it
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50 Interesting Ways To Use Skype In Your Classroom - Edudemic

50 Interesting Ways To Use Skype In Your Classroom - Edudemic | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it
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YouTube's 4 Official Channels for Educators

YouTube's 4 Official Channels for Educators | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it

Since the time YouTube allowed individuals to create their own channels and start sharing their own videos with the world, we noticed a remarkable surge in the educational video ' industry'. More and more teachers from all corners of the world are creating their own channels and there is a growing community of educational video makers that is gaining more popularity and atop of them is TED Edu.


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Apps | Mr Thorne Does Phonics

Apps | Mr Thorne Does Phonics | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it
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Education Blog Awards 2012 – The Winners! | Education Blog Awards

Education Blog Awards 2012 – The Winners! | Education Blog Awards | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it
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Pinterest 101 for Teachers: 5 Power Pinners You Should Follow | Education World Community

Pinterest 101 for Teachers: 5 Power Pinners You Should Follow | Education World Community | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it

By Sarah Caron

Description by eSchool News

 

"Though Pinterest may still be considered a great place to post wonderful recipes for peach cobbler, it’s also becoming a place for innovative educators to post thought-leading ideas. “The key is to follow others who actively use Pinterest to collect great classroom- and education-related resources and ideas,” says EducationWorld. “Who you follow really matters because it directly influence the quality of content you see when you visit Pinterest…we’ve put together a list of five must-follow users to help you get in the pinning groove.”


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Help your child's reading with free tips & free ebooks | Oxford Owl

Help your child's reading with free tips & free ebooks | Oxford Owl | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it
Oxford Owl: Help your child's reading with free tips, phonics support, free ebooks, and the latest reading news. All from Oxford University Press.

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Lindsay's blog | Learning, teaching, assessment and doughnuts

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Guardian Teacher Network | guardian.co.uk

Browse and use thousands of ready-made resources and lesson plans for ages 4-18 absolutely free, on the Guardian Teacher Network.

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Gaming is good for you - Educational Gaming: Learning Through Videogames - Edgalaxy: Where Education and Technology Meet. | Gaming & Education

Gaming is good for you - Educational Gaming:  Learning Through Videogames - Edgalaxy:  Where Education and Technology Meet. | Gaming & Education | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it
Our latest infographic goes over some really great things video games are responsible for. It&...

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A child’s place in a digital world – Juliette & Stephen Heppell (@stephenheppell @julietteheppell) #swdec | Oliver Quinlan: Live Blogs

A child’s place in a digital world – Juliette & Stephen Heppell (@stephenheppell @julietteheppell) #swdec | Oliver Quinlan: Live Blogs | Education, teaching, ideas | Scoop.it
  Digital learning has been going on for a long time, and Stephen and Juliette have been involved into research into this for many, many years.  They talked of the pressure on teachers to work harder, and Juliette told of the challenges for teachers...
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