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| TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) is where the world's leading thinkers and doers gather to share ideas worth spreading.
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Ed Tech, Privatization And Plunder -- InformationWeek

Ed Tech, Privatization And Plunder -- InformationWeek | ed tech.computer class.writing ctr.ICT skills | Scoop.it
All the reasons to be suspicious of the political-industrial conspiracy against public education and public universities.
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Ed-Tech Competition Awards Autism Expressed Teen Tech Curriculum

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Ed-Tech Competition Awards Autism Expressed Teen Tech Curriculum
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7 parallels between Star Wars and Ed Tech

7 parallels between Star Wars and Ed Tech | ed tech.computer class.writing ctr.ICT skills | Scoop.it
I love using themes in faculty trainings and professional development sessions, and Star Wars is something I always come back to. Not solely because of my inherent geekiness, but mainly because ele...
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The MOOC as Three Kinds of Learning Management System

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Examining how Coursera's resources and platforms might be used in state universities.
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10 iPad competitors for school tech budgets

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Who poses a threat to Apple's tablets at the top of the ed-tech mountain?
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Technology for Learning vs.Technology for Education | Remake Learning

Technology for Learning vs.Technology for Education | Remake Learning | ed tech.computer class.writing ctr.ICT skills | Scoop.it
RT @edutopia: Interesting read. RT @dmlresearchhub: Tech for Learning vs.Tech for #Education http://t.co/wYLTBwULZV by @remakelearning #edtech
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Common Core & Ed Tech

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Find and discuss 'best of class' ed tech resources to integrate in Common Core curriculum.
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Beware Batch Processing Of Kids: Ed Tech Expert - InformationWeek

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Beware Batch Processing Of Kids: Ed Tech Expert
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It's hard not to get hepped up about education technology.
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10 Awesome New Web Tools for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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20+ Tips on How to Flip your Classroom

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So you finally made up your mind and decided to give flipped classroom a try. Educational Technology and Mobile Learning has already featured several resources and guides that can be of great help to...

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Ow.ly - Shorten urls, share files and track visits - Owly

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Why Pittsburgh is an EdTech hive - Keystone Edge - keystoneedge

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Citing a host of organizations and resources, Education Week digs into Pittsburgh as a hub for education technology activity.
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Open Learning and the Future of Education - C-SPAN Video Library

Open Learning and the Future of Education - C-SPAN Video Library | ed tech.computer class.writing ctr.ICT skills | Scoop.it
Panelists talked about the impact of online teaching on higher education, focusing on massive, open online courses (MOOCS).
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New Report Taps the 6 Ed Tech Trends to Watch in K-12 - T.H.E. Journal

New Report Taps the 6 Ed Tech Trends to Watch in K-12
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Why VCs can't afford to ignore EdTech any longer

Why VCs can't afford to ignore EdTech any longer | ed tech.computer class.writing ctr.ICT skills | Scoop.it
The education space is massive, very broken, barely touched by technology and has been largely underserved by entrepreneurs and investors. The opportunity for disruption, significant value creation...
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A great How-to Tutorial on Creating Student Portfolios on iPad Using Google Drive App ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A great How-to Tutorial on Creating Student Portfolios on iPad Using Google Drive App ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | ed tech.computer class.writing ctr.ICT skills | Scoop.it

"This is a post several of you have been looking for, I know this from the emails I have been receiving from you. Now you have a great video tutorial on how to use Google Drive app to create documentation, spreadsheets, tutorials, and PDF annotation all from the palm of your hand using your own iPad."


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Life stories with iPad and g-DRIVE

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Presenting in a Bubble: Why we need to move away from ed tech and into the core.

Presenting in a Bubble: Why we need to move away from ed tech and into the core. | ed tech.computer class.writing ctr.ICT skills | Scoop.it
Earlier this year, I wrote a piece about the lack of a need for Instructional Technology-specific conventions like FETC, TCEA or ISTE. The blog entry was not an attack on the organizations themselves,...
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Can 1st Graders Make An iMovie in 20 Minutes?....YES!

Can 1st Graders Make An iMovie in 20 Minutes?....YES! | ed tech.computer class.writing ctr.ICT skills | Scoop.it
The reality of teaching is, at the end of the year there are things that disrupt your normal schedule. Field days, assemblies, testing.....it's all in there.

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Ed Tech is the Future

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Stay connectes to the latest developments in P-24 educational technology
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7 Ways Teachers Can Create Videos without Installing any Software

7 Ways  Teachers Can Create Videos without Installing any Software | ed tech.computer class.writing ctr.ICT skills | Scoop.it
Today while I was reading a short article on the importance of videos in education, it dawned on me to compile a list of some of the best video creation tools to share with you here. I do have...

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Slides - create and share beautiful presentations

Slides - create and share beautiful presentations | ed tech.computer class.writing ctr.ICT skills | Scoop.it

The Slides editor is available right in your browser. All of your work is stored securely on our servers, accessible wherever you are. Presentations can be viewed in any modern browser, including mobile. 

There's a wide variety of themes and transitions to pick from to make sure things look and move the way you want them. Decks are stored as HTML documents, so you can always edit the markup and customize to your needs.


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Susan Preston's curator insight, May 12, 2013 12:17 AM

That would save the problem of sending large files :)

Christine Bushong's curator insight, May 13, 2013 8:30 AM
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Slides is a new online HTML presentation creator by Hakim El Hattab who is also the author of Reveal.js application, which is why the tools are similar. An easy way of creating an online slide presentation without the coding knowledge.

To learn how to work on slid.es, check out the tutorial http://slid.es/news/welcome-to-slides

Free account lets you make public decks and gives you a storage space of 250 MB. There is also a Pro account for $7/mo with 2 GB of space.

Nalya Ovshieva's curator insight, May 14, 2013 4:12 AM

In contradistinction to MS Powerpoint, Slides is a HTML presentation for creating dynamic and inspiring presentations online, which can be stored as HTML documents.

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Watch now: TED Talks Education | TED Talks Education | PBS Video

Hear inspiring leaders on the topic of learning in this TED project hosted by John Legend.
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Great Tips on How to Create Engaging Infographics for your Classroom

Great Tips on How to Create Engaging Infographics for your Classroom | ed tech.computer class.writing ctr.ICT skills | Scoop.it
In his wonderful Book " Literacy in the New Media Age  ", Gunther Kress talked about the shifting metrics of literacy and how digital media reshaped the focus of literacy. For him, the...

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