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4 Great Educational Alternatives to Pinterest ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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Flipped Learning Explained Visually ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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HOW SUCCESSFUL NETWORKS NURTURE GOOD IDEAS

HOW SUCCESSFUL NETWORKS NURTURE GOOD IDEAS | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it
We write the equivalent of 520 million books every day on social media and email. The fact that so many of us are writing — sharing our ideas, good and bad — has changed the way we think. Just as we now live in public, so do we think in public.

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John Michel's curator insight, March 30, 8:43 AM

Studies have found that the effort of communicating to someone else forces you to pay more attention and learn more.

niftyjock's curator insight, April 1, 5:31 PM

I think in Private but I make mistakes in public 

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So You Have a Mobile-Friendly Website. What Now?

So You Have a Mobile-Friendly Website. What Now? | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it
This post covers what to do once you've got a mobile-friendly website up and running: whether you need an app, why mobile is important for social and email, technical tips for improving your mobile presence, examples and case studies of brands doing these things well, and the mindset we need about mobile as online marketers in 2014 and beyond.
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Business English Stock Market Game - CATESOL News

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Business English: Stock Market Game— Who Will Be the Champion of Investors? By KAZUYA J. SHIDA Instructions for the Teacher LEVEL: Upper-Intermediate to Advanced (Business English) TIMING: 80-100 minutes without the follow-up activity This should include brainstorming, discussions, and checking the answers. The teacher should consider the time it takes for students to set up [continue reading...]
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Tips and Tools to Help you Better integrate Technology in Your Instrcution ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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How administrators can make sure new teachers make it through the first year.

How administrators can make sure new teachers make it through the first year. | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it
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My Favorite tips:

Tips for mentors: Find the strengths of new teacher. Work together to find ways to implement and enhance these strengths.

Tips for teachers: Ask. If something confuses you, ask.

Tips for administrators: Select mentors with care. Choose the risk taker, the early adopter, the seasoned, or those with other special skills at mentoring. 

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Resources For “World Read Aloud Day”

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March 5th is World Read Aloud Day in 2014.
You might find The Best Resources For World Read Aloud Day useful….
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Cultivating a Positive Environment for Students

Cultivating a Positive Environment for Students | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it
High school English teacher Larry Ferlazzo offers advice on helping students develop more positive emotions, which he says can enhance their attention and higher-order thinking skills.
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Studies have shown that sharing positive events with others creates a more trusting and supportive environment, especially if people react positively to what is shared.

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TESOL Connections - January 2014

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Top 10 Moodle Posts of 2013

Top 10 Moodle Posts of 2013 | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it
I’m going to take just a moment to highlight the 10 most viewed posts of 2013 on the blog. It was a great year for Moodle and I have an awesome time learning about all of the Moodle-related happenings and sharing them on the blog.

Via Miloš Bajčetić, Ruedi Grob
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As an open-source learning platform, Moodle is a powerful learning tool for everyone. There is no pressure to listen to the instructors well, or there is no time restriction which often causes mistakes and stress.

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8 Wonderful Blooms Taxonomy Posters for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

8 Wonderful Blooms Taxonomy Posters for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it
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With drawings, maps and photographs, the visual appeal of posters we can make presentations more interactive.  Teachers can share these colorful posters with their students or pin on their classroom walls.

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Yes, You Can Teach and Assess Creativity!

Yes, You Can Teach and Assess Creativity! | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it

A recent blog by Grant Wiggins affirmed what I have long believed about creativity: it is a 21st-century skill we can teach and assess. Creativity fosters deeper learning, builds confidence and creates a student ready for college and career.

 


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Madame Tussauds

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An intermediate online English lesson about Madam Tussauds, London's famous Waxworks Museum. Watch a video about this popular London tourist attraction, learn some useful new vocabulary, and complete a multiple choice quiz to test how much you have understood. 


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Leadership and execution Keys to culture change

Leadership and execution Keys to culture change | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it
A student preparing her masters thesis in healthcare management recently asked me, Why arent more organizations doing The Eden Alternative or something like it From the tone of her voice, it was obvious that she was struggling to find an answer. Well, Ive thought about this question a lot, so I had my answer ready.

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David Hain's curator insight, April 2, 2:21 AM

Introduction to the GROWTH model for change.

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Effective virtual facilitation

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As virtual classes rapidly become de rigueur, the need for an effective virtual facilitation framework accelerates. I propose the 5-stage model of e-moderation developed by world-renowned networked...

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sdoukakis's curator insight, April 3, 12:38 AM

Για το πλαίσιο λειτουργίας προγραμμάτων e-tutoring... 

Inger Langseth's curator insight, April 4, 5:39 AM

Lesson design inpiration!

 

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I have rescooped this from Inger Langseth, trying to keep up with ideas on how to teach (online).

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Free Technology for Teachers: 5 Ways for Students to Create Audio Slideshows

Free Technology for Teachers: 5 Ways for Students to Create Audio Slideshows | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it

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Culture change 'is necessary for TEFL roles'

Culture change 'is necessary for TEFL roles' | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it
The Jobs for TLTP Teaching Jobs, Visit TLTP education today and find your new job in education. Jobs and opportunities are added daily so visit us today to see what we have for you today.
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9 Wonderful TED Talks on Re-imagining Schools

9 Wonderful TED Talks on Re-imagining Schools | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it

Is our education system broken? Answers to this question differ depending on the perspective from which each one of us looks at it and also in terms of what we mean by broken. This question has also been the theme that several scholars and educators from all around the world covered in their TED talks.


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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, March 18, 7:00 PM

I will have to watch these.

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New Padagogy Wheel Helps You Integrate Technology Using SAMR Model - Edudemic

New Padagogy Wheel Helps You Integrate Technology Using SAMR Model - Edudemic | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it
The new Padagogy Wheel features another band focusing on the SAMR Model and on helping teachers (and admins) effectively integrate education technology.
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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, March 1, 6:17 PM

Where do students and teachers fit into this?

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What Makes a Change Agent? - Edudemic

What Makes a Change Agent? - Edudemic | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it
There are some educators out there that make classroom technology integration look easy. For most of us, it’s a daunting task: converting your paper-and-folder, marker-and-poster classroom systems to mobile devices and the cloud. And the ones who dig right in, despite their reservations, to equip their students with the educational technology experiences they need for …
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buket's curator insight, February 23, 2:51 PM

Technology integration should be a key priority for all teachers, even if your district hasn’t formally begun such efforts. It is already part of students’ day to day lives outside the classroom—and the more we can weave it into the classroom, the better prepared we’ll all be for the advent of new learning environments.

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The visual anatomy of a #GreatTeacher by @TeacherToolkit

The visual anatomy of a #GreatTeacher by @TeacherToolkit | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it
This is a dissection of teaching at the heart of a classroom near you. For this article, I will be depicting a colleague I currently work with. I am sure this teacher exists in your school too ... ...
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The great teacher offers practical applications and goes the ‘extra mile’; investing in the interests of individual students. Their classroom support nurtures the growth of students who are in their care.

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The Beginner's Guide To Creating Digital Portfolios - Edudemic

The Beginner's Guide To Creating Digital Portfolios - Edudemic | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it
Last week on the Connected Student Series, I discussed the ‘why’ of digital portfolios. It is imperative that in 2014, students be able to curate, archive and expand on the work they are producing in class.

Via Begoña Iturgaitz
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Portfolio is a collection of work organized by the student to represent the student's learning (reading, thinking, research, teaching, and writing) during the program or career.  A professional portfolio, represents the student's qualifications, skills, knowledge and views relevant to a career in language education.

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Begoña Iturgaitz's curator insight, December 19, 2013 4:34 PM

Tras pilotar  el portfolio europeo de las lenguas en infantil y primer ciclo de primaria, pienso que es un intrumento de potencial increíble.  No concibo la evaluación sin portafolio, digital o no. Este post explica el potencial, los tipos y algunos consejos. Estupendo.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Read Write Think Makes It Easy to Create Crossword Puzzles

Free Technology for Teachers: Read Write Think Makes It Easy to Create Crossword Puzzles | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it
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One of the biggest advantages of using puzzles / crosswords in ESL classroom is they help students  expand their thoughts  and they also develop  how to ask a question. They work in teams/groups and  develop their own problem-solving skills.

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POSTER: 20C to 21C Learning

POSTER: 20C to 21C Learning | Digital story telling in  EFL classes. | Scoop.it
I was asked by Tanya Avrith (@edtechschools) for some graphics to illustrate the new approach to teaching young people in the 21st Century and how the source of information and how we build knowled...
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