Get Scrapnote (Handwriting Scrapbook with Web, PDF, YouTube and Images) on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews. Dear friends because mLearning technology is next big thing in XXI Century Education and Curation is Social Media King I decided to post again here, and describe daily useful ipad apps for teachers and students . In the same time I will describe new startup web edtools in http://startup4edu.blogspot.ro/ and weekly I will describe top 10 edtools / apps here http://teacherluciandumaweb20.blogspot.com . Follow https://twitter.com/web20education for many other edtools
Digication provides e-Portfolio and Assessment Management Systems for K-12 and Higher Education Institutions.
What is an e-Portfolio? e-Portfolios are platforms for students, teachers, alumni, and professionals to showcase their work and ideas. They are archives of learning, discovery, progress, achievement and reflection. A few uses of e-Portfolios include assessment, admissions, interactive resumes, student galleries, teacher resource sites, collaborative project portfolios, and research presentations. Learn more about the new Digication Assessment Management System (AMS) a solution for K-12 and Higher Ed. Schools to track, compare, and report on student progress and performance.
Way back in 1963 I started out on my career as a teacher of Design and Technology. I have always been a 'problem solver' and thus when computers first arrived on the education scene, in about 1980, I was one of the first to see how computing could make life easier for both teachers and pupils. And this has been my mission ever since!
This is a superb site for making photo slideshows. It is designed for kids and it is really easy to use. just upload your images of choose photos from the gallery. Then add effects and record/upload audio. You can embed, link to or download your video. A free signup is required. http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/Photos+%26+Images
Using ePortfolios to support Student-Led Conferences
1. Create a Framework for Student-Led Conference Portfolios Set up pages in EduBlogs - some pages could include: - Introduction & Table of Contents - About Me (including link or embedded Resume) - Goals - Learning Outcomes to highlight
2. Review artifacts from blog/Learning Journal Set up criteria for artifact selection
3. Link to Artifacts in GoogleDocs or blog entries Embed GoogleDocs vita on a page (sharing settings determines who can read it)Embed GoogleDocs presentation on a pageEmbed Picasa slideshowEmbed video
4. Set Your Learning Goals Create a page to write your learning goals or link to a GoogleDoc Document
5. Share with a portfolio partner - rehearse More Actions -> Share this site (with partner)Review (listed on Sites home page)
"Blog" is an abbreviated version of "weblog," which is a term used to describe web sites that maintain an ongoing chronicle of information.
A blog features diary-type commentary and links to articles on other Web sites, usually presented as a list of entries in reverse chronological order. Blogs range from the personal to the political, and can focus on one narrow subject or a whole range of subjects.
GM: Blogs can also get used by educators to share their knowledge...
A short demonstration of the collections option on Scribd.
With the help of Steve Hargadon and Chris Dawson I recently discovered a neat feature in Scribd. In Scribd you can create public collections to which any Scribd user can add documents. As the creator of the collection you can moderate the submissions before they appear in your collection. I made a short screencast on how to do this.Richard Byrne, Freetech4teachers
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.