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Awesome Screenshot Extension for Google Chrome | Google Gooru

Awesome Screenshot Extension for Google Chrome | Google Gooru | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

This Chrome extension makes it super easy to grab a screenshot and in just seconds you can edit it and then share it any way you like. 


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The Borgeson Bunch - My Classroom Website!

The Borgeson Bunch - My Classroom Website! | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

This is my very own classroom website chock full of the stuff I find and include on this board. Check it out!

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Check back on a regular basis. The content changes almost daily. 

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7 Sites for Helping Students Learn About Wildlife

7 Sites for Helping Students Learn About Wildlife | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

Earth Day is coming up next week on April 22nd. This week before Earth Day is a good time for lessons about the wildlife that can benefit from the conservation efforts promoted through Earth Day. Here are some of my favorite sites and apps for helping students learn about wildlife.

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Too Noisy - Noise Meter Application

Too Noisy - Noise Meter Application | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
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Projecting the Too Noisy meter for all of your students to see could be a good way to help them understand the appropriate volume for conversations while working on group activities in your classroom.

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Penpal News | Learning Made Social

Penpal News | Learning Made Social | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
PenPal News connects over 25,000 students from around the world to discover new cultures, learn about global issues, and practice foreign languages. 
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5 Ways for Students to Showcase Their Best Work

5 Ways for Students to Showcase Their Best Work | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

As the end of the school year approaches you may be looking for a good way for students to organize and share examples of their best work of the school year.

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Ten Good Tools for Editing Images Online

Ten Good Tools for Editing Images Online | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

In the list below you can read more about Pixlr and nine other good options for enhancing, cropping, and creating images online.

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Create a mobile app in minutes and for free with Yapp

Create a mobile app in minutes and for free with Yapp | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
With the Yapp app maker, easily create apps for iOS and Android in minutes and for free.
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A slight negative, any users of the apps you create for your event must first download and install the Yapp app.

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How To Use Google Voice In Education - Edudemic

How To Use Google Voice In Education - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Education is about communication, but few educators are willing to hand out their personal mobile number. With Google Voice you don’t have to.  When you go to Google.com/voice you can set up a new number with Google. It will ask you for a forwarding number. This must be an actual landline or mobile number in …
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Two Useful iPad Apps to Create Classroom Posters

Two Useful iPad Apps to Create Classroom Posters | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

The apps provide a wide variety of pre-made styles and templates to choose from and any poster created via these apps can be shared through social media websites like Twitter and Facebook, emailed, or printed in different formats. Have a look and share with your colleagues

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Great Web Tools

Great Web Tools | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

In order to help educators integrate technology effectively, we have compiled a list of technology tools focused on learning goals consistent with the CRCD framework. Unlike other lists that promote “cool tools,” yet leave teachers wondering about purposeful educational integration, our list is driven by specific learning goals that promote critical-thinking, creativity, collaboration, and community-mindedness. We hope you will find our list useful.

 

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Edtech Teacher has produced a comprehensive list of tech tools that will fill every teachers' needs. 

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A Beginner's Guide to Creating Digital Portfolios

A Beginner's Guide to Creating Digital Portfolios | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
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Three Good Places to Find Art Lessons

Three Good Places to Find Art Lessons | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
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I've used the resources on Art Babble when we have studies artists in our Meet the Masters program. 

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Webinar Recording - Empowering Elementary Learners With Technology

Webinar Recording - Empowering Elementary Learners With Technology | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

Classroom teachers talk about some of the best websites to use with their students. 

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EdTeach Teacher has an outstanding website that provides a great base for teachers to meet their educational technology needs. 

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Spacehopper

Spacehopper | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

Spacehopper features geography questions that are based on Google Maps Street View imagery. Spacehopper shows you a Street View image and you have to guess where in the world the image was captured. 

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Five Good File Conversion Tools

Five Good File Conversion Tools | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

 If your school is not using Google Drive, Dropbox, or a similar cloud service, you may find yourself and your students in need of a file conversion tool too. A more common need for a file conversion tool arises when we start to work with audio and video files. Here are file good online file conversion tools. 

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Make sure you bookmark your favorite of these sites. I guarantee you will need one some day. 

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Literably

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Literably scores oral reading assessments. Get regular, accurate information on your students’ reading.

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The people at Literably has been very responsive to my inquiries. 

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A Beautiful Classroom Poster on Writing Accuracy

A Beautiful Classroom Poster on Writing Accuracy | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

Print this poster and have each student keep it in their writing folder. 

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ShareDrop

ShareDrop | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

ShareDrop could be a good tool to use in an elementary school computer lab or a similar setting in which students don't have email addresses or Google Accounts for sharing work with their teachers. By using ShareDrop when students are ready to share their work with their teachers they can simply drag it into the browser on their laptops, desktops, or tablets.

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Bouncy Balls

Bouncy Balls | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Make all kinds of bouncy balls react to sounds from your microphone. A great sound/noise monitor for kids and a fun way to visualize music.
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3 Fun Ways To Use QR Codes For Language Learning - Edudemic

3 Fun Ways To Use QR Codes For Language Learning - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
As smartphone use/ownership among students rises – so has the use of the QR codes. I add them to unit packages for links for Quizlet sites or my YouTube channel – hoping that the ubiquitous phone in the teenagers hand will help them find support outside of class time. Some educators use them as a …
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3 Professional Development Tips For Schools Going 1:1

3 Professional Development Tips For Schools Going 1:1 | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
As our 1:1 initiative moves forward, I see that there are three kinds of teachers that are part of the process: 1. The teachers who are ready for change (!!) 2. The teachers who are willing to change 3. The teachers who just want to get by I wish someone would have told me about …
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The Best Web-based Audio Recording and Editing Tools for Teachers and Students

The Best Web-based Audio Recording and Editing Tools for Teachers and Students | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

As a teacher , you can use these tools to record audio clips to share on your classroom blogs or send them to students parents. You can also record your audio feedback on students work and share it with them or use them on digital storytelling projects.

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Teaching with Instagram: 20+ Ideas & Resources

Teaching with Instagram: 20+ Ideas & Resources | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

Every day people share the stories of their lives through images and short video clips on Instagram. We heart them and comment on them. Instagram is the social network for us to visually share what is important to us and many of our students and their parents visit Instagram daily. We can use this popular free mobile app and social network to engage our students and get them to connect with our subject matter. 


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10 Ways Teachers Can Use Twitter for Professional Development

10 Ways Teachers Can Use Twitter for Professional Development | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

This is our third consecutive post on Twitter. Now that you have a roadmap on how to use Twitter in your classroom and after you have identified with the different educational  hashtags you need to follow as a teacher, let us share with you some ideas on how to leverage the power of this social platform for professional development purposes.


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7 Online Tools for Creating Charts & Diagrams

7 Online Tools for Creating Charts & Diagrams | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

Here is a handy group of chart creation tools. You can create flowcharts, mindmaps, and graphic organizers. 

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Google Cultural Institute

Google Cultural Institute | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
The Google Cultural Institute brings together millions of artifacts from multiple partners, with the stories that bring them to life, in a virtual museum.
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