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Daphne Koller: What we're learning from online education | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Daphne Koller is enticing top universities to put their most intriguing courses online for free -- not just as a service, but as a way to research how people learn.

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How enterprises see big data analytics changing the competitive landscape next year

How enterprises see big data analytics changing the competitive landscape next year | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it
87% of enterprises believe big data analytics will redefine the competitive landscape of their industries within the next three years.

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Google's Santa Tracker is back with new coding courses, geography games and more

Google's Santa Tracker is back with new coding courses, geography games and more | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it
The holiday season is upon us, and with it comes along Google’s annual Santa Tracker. Every day from today until Christmas, new games and ‘scenes’ will show up in Google’s Santa’s…

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Teacher Selfie: Have You Seen Yourself Teach Lately?

Teacher Selfie: Have You Seen Yourself Teach Lately? | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it
Teacher Selfie: Have You Seen Yourself Teach Lately?

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Amy Burns's curator insight, December 1, 2014 9:15 AM

Video is a powerful tool to use in the classroom, whether it is to record student work or your own!

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Cool & Noteworthy 2012: The best photography iPad apps

Cool & Noteworthy 2012: The best photography iPad apps | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it
BJP selects the best iPad apps of the year for photographers - from Reuters to Adobe, William Klein to Elliott Erwitt.

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20 apps and resources that do cool things with your social data

20 apps and resources that do cool things with your social data | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it
Social media seems to get a bad reputation nowadays, what with recurring talks of privacy concerns and freedom of speech restrictions. It’s understandable, of course; platforms like ... (Our Vine Analytics got the stamp of approval from @Thenextweb.

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Estefanía Aguilar's curator insight, September 5, 2013 4:36 AM

checking what Kinzaa and Mentionmapp could offer

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The Converted by Ideon.

The Converted by Ideon. | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it
The best way to convert numbers since the measuring cup. The Converted is a radical new way to convert. It will take a few minutes to become familiar and once you do it's second nature and you have become the converted.

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Educational Leadership:STEM for All:EL Takeaways

Educational Leadership:STEM for All:EL Takeaways | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it

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David W. Deeds's curator insight, December 1, 2014 8:56 AM

Thanks again to John Evans.

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53+ Free Image Sources For Your Blog and Social Media Posts

53+ Free Image Sources For Your Blog and Social Media Posts | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it
Find the visual content you need with our complete list of free image sources, offering high-quality images for your blog posts and social media updates.

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Bart van Maanen's curator insight, December 1, 2014 8:10 AM

Waar kun je waardevolle, goede en #gratis #foto's vinden voor websites en social media? Bekijk deze kloeke lijst. 

Anne Sommi Edmondson's curator insight, December 2, 2014 10:36 AM

Nothing to do with Records Management but something any of us, who do any posting can use.

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10 Ways to Use Pinterest in the Classroom

10 Ways to Use Pinterest in the Classroom | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it
Due to the popularity of my post Pinterest – Turning Procrastination into Classroom Preparation, I've decided to follow up with ways to use Pinterest with students. When using Pinterest, keep in mi...

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Viz is the first iOS App that lets you create simple graph charts instantly

Viz is the first iOS App that lets you create simple graph charts instantly | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it

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HighlightCam - Turn Great Moments Into EPIC MOVIES!

HighlightCam - Turn Great Moments Into EPIC MOVIES! | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it
Create amazing movies right from your iOS or Android device - automatically! Easy, fast, and always free; you'll definitely want to share this with your friends. You can even manage (and share) your movies right from your browser!

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StudyBlue Unveils New Way For Students To Digitally Collaborate | Edudemic

StudyBlue Unveils New Way For Students To Digitally Collaborate | Edudemic | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it

Social learning is about to become much easier. StudyBlue, a mobile and online study service that specializes in helping students (and teachers) create digital flashcards, just unveiled a new way for students around the globe to share notes, explain concepts, and collaboratively learn about literally anything.


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Hawking's speech software goes open source for disabled

Hawking's speech software goes open source for disabled | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it
03 December 2014 - 00H58
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© AFP | British theoretical physicist and professor Stephen Hawking speaks at an Intel press conference in London on December 2, 2014
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The system that helps Stephen Hawking communicate with the outside world will be made available online from January in a move that could help millions of motor neurone disease sufferers, scientists said Tuesday.

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Gust MEES's curator insight, December 2, 2014 7:51 PM

03 December 2014 - 00H58
Hawking's speech software goes open source for disabled
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© AFP | British theoretical physicist and professor Stephen Hawking speaks at an Intel press conference in London on December 2, 2014
LONDON (AFP) - 
The system that helps Stephen Hawking communicate with the outside world will be made available online from January in a move that could help millions of motor neurone disease sufferers, scientists said Tuesday.


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Create Killer Presentations with Explain Everything

Create Killer Presentations with Explain Everything | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it

Explain Everything is a whiteboard and screencasting app that makes creating interactive lessons a simple proposition. Its full-featured editing options and its import/export functions allow it to stand apart from the other competitors


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Lee Hall's curator insight, December 1, 2014 10:31 AM

I don't usually include tools that cost, but Explain Everything is one app I was willing to purchase with my money. It lets you record a presentation and then export is as a mp4 to your camera roll, so you can share it with others. Great for the flipped classroom.

Jimun Gimm's curator insight, December 16, 2014 8:36 AM

당신의 통찰력을 추가 ...

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Concerned About Copyright? A Guide For Legally Using Images On The Web

Concerned About Copyright? A Guide For Legally Using Images On The Web | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it
Every creation is copyrighted by default. If in doubt whether or not you can use it, ask the creator. If you cannot identify the copyright owner, better don't use the material. And if you do use someone else's work, whether with explicit permission or based on a generic license, be sure to credit your source.…

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Dr. Laura Sheneman's curator insight, December 3, 2014 5:19 PM

Very well done guide about using images found online.  It even guides you through asking permission to use a photo you found.

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Top 20 Educational Websites for Young Learners ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Top 20 Educational Websites for Young Learners ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it
Today I am sharing with you a number of useful websites that are particularity designed for younger learners. Yes, finding kids-friendly website is not an easy task and it even becomes harder for those busy teachers and parents who can hardly afford an extra hour or two to conduct online searches. The list below is not comprehensive but it does include some of the best websites for helping kids learn better.

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Heath Detweiler's curator insight, December 1, 2014 2:51 PM

I know some teachers so maybe this will be useful. 

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The best apps for education on the move:  Infographic - Edgalaxy - Cool Stuff For Nerdy Teachers - Edgalaxy: Where Education and Technology Meet.

The best apps for education on the move:  Infographic - Edgalaxy - Cool Stuff For Nerdy Teachers - Edgalaxy:  Where Education and Technology Meet. | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it

Show this infographic to students and get them to tell you what their first impression was, then look more closely and identify what message the infographic is giving them. Great intro to showing the basic features of an infographic, plus it shows some great apps to use in education!


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Animate Your Life | Tellagami

Tellagami is a mobile app that lets you create and share a quick animated message called a Gami.

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What Maslow’s Hierarchy Won’t Tell You About Motivation

What Maslow’s Hierarchy Won’t Tell You About Motivation | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it
Leaders need to focus on three basic psychological needs.

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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, December 6, 2014 11:55 AM

Maslow's hierarchy becomes more internalized as we move up. What Deci describes is similar to what Habermas described as the colonization of the lifeworld.

 

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Christian Salafia's curator insight, January 28, 10:16 AM

Prior to, and more importantly, more vital to one's success are the three psychological needs of autonomy, relatedness, and competence.

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30 best iPhone and iPad apps this week - theguardian

30 best iPhone and iPad apps this week - theguardian | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it
It’s time for this week’s roundup of the best new iPhone and iPad apps and games released on Apple’s App Store.

As ever, the prices provided in brackets are for the initial download only: when an app uses in-app purchases, this will be listed as (Free + IAP). No, it’s not changing to “get” just yet.

More interested in Android apps? They’re covered in a separate weekly Best Android Apps roundup. But if it’s iOS you’re after, read on for this week’s selection which, since we’ve missed a few weeks, is a bumper top 30.

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190+ entertaining education videos perfect for classrooms

190+ entertaining education videos perfect for classrooms | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it
Want to find a better way to enhance classroom lessons? Discover interesting concepts you might not normally know about? This awesome playlist of entertain

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Adrian Bertolini's curator insight, November 29, 2014 1:12 AM

They’re embedded in the form of a YouTube playlist – check out the ‘how to use the ‘How To Use The Education Videos Playlist’ area for more info!

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Clapmera - Take photos by clapping your hands.

Clapmera - Take photos by clapping your hands. | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it

Get Clapmera on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.


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Parko - Find a parking spot

Parko - Find a parking spot | ePick & Mix | Scoop.it
Parko is a free smartphone application for iPhone & Android that brings a crowd-sourcing solution for finding a parking spot using cutting-edge technology.

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STUDYBLUE - Free app to help with studying

Get STUDYBLUE on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.

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