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Top 10 Essential Web Tools For Project-Based Learning

Top 10 Essential Web Tools For Project-Based Learning | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

By implementing the usage of digital tools into the classroom, the students will get engaged and interested into each other’s opinions. In the list that follows, you will find the most effective tools that will enhance the communication skills of your students, as well as their problem solving, productivity, critical thinking, and collaboration skills.

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The Must-Have Tools for Online Learners - Edudemic

The Must-Have Tools for Online Learners - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Online education gives students access to courses that may not be available locally, but they must have the right tools to take full advantage of these classes.

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Like most things, it's not just one idea or tool, but a combination is what will really make the difference. 

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Groupiful - Manage Task Lists and Projects With a Group

Groupiful - Manage Task Lists and Projects With a Group | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

Groupiful is a new entry into the task management / project management tools market. On Groupiful you can create groups of up to ten members with whom you share task lists, project files, and calendars. Of course, Groupiful contains a messaging system that you can use to exchange notes with and send reminders to group members. 

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18 Fantastic Free iPad Apps for Social Studies

18 Fantastic Free iPad Apps for Social Studies | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Whether you have one iPad, a few, or a class set, there are plenty of great apps that will come in handy in the Social Studies classroom.  These apps provide access to primary source documents, rei...

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Triptico

Triptico | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

A simple desktop app, packed full of innovative resources to enable you to quickly create engaging interactive learning.

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I checked out Triptico and found some very useful tools that I will be using in my classroom. 

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Dale Borgeson's curator insight, November 1, 2014 8:07 PM

I checked out Triptico and found some very useful tools that I will be using in my classroom. 

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10 Ways To Promote Your Classroom Library - Edudemic

10 Ways To Promote Your Classroom Library - Edudemic | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
You have a classroom library. Your library is chock full of useful resources and information that's just waiting to be absorbed by your eager students. Here's a fabulously simple way to start getting the word out about your treasure trove.
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Read aloud today, read aloud tomorrow, it's the answer!

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Zaption - Interact With Video

Zaption - Interact With Video | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

Put together an online lesson by adding images, text, quizzes, and discussions to your own videos or any from YouTube and Vimeo.

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I watched the tutorial for Zaption and it seems like a great tool for teachers to improve their students interaction with video content. 

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Word Tamer - An Interactive Journey in Creative Writing

Word Tamer - An Interactive Journey in Creative Writing | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

Word Tamer is a neat site for learning the process of developing characters, settings, and plots in creative writing. Word Tamer is set up as an interactive journey through a carnival of literary devices. As students move through the carnival they develop characters, develop a setting, and develop a plot for their stories.

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KidsHealth - the Web's most visited site about children's health

KidsHealth - the Web's most visited site about children's health | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
KidsHealth is the #1 most-trusted source for physician-reviewed information and advice on children's health and parenting issues. For parents, kids, teens, and educators, in English and in Spanish.
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This is a very extensive site. The are a bunch of great videos that tell the stories of students dealing with medical issues. These would be great to use in your classroom if you have a student that is affected by one of these challenges. 

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Dale Borgeson's curator insight, November 1, 2014 8:09 PM

This is a very extensive site. The are a bunch of great videos that tell the stories of students dealing with medical issues. These would be great to use in your classroom if you have a student that is affected by one of these challenges. 

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Best of History Web Sites

Best of History Web Sites | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Best of History Web Sites, created by EdTechTeacher, is an award-winning portal that contains annotated links to over 1200 history web sites and activities.

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Wow, what an incredible resource!

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Teachers Easy Tools to Create Their Own Apps

Teachers Easy Tools to Create Their Own Apps | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

As a teacher, you might use one of these platforms to design your own apps; ones that would better speak to the learning needs and challenges of your students. It might sound a little bit challenging but let me tell you this : the more you practice the easier it gets.

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I just used appmakr to make an app for my classroom website. It was easy to use and I am pleased with the results. You can view my results here:

 

http://appstore.monk.ee/details.php?appid=100597575

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Kuizza

Kuizza | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Welcome to Kuizza! The best place to test learn and test your knowledge of anything you like.
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4 Pinterest Boards Packed Full of Educational Technology Resources

4 Pinterest Boards Packed Full of Educational Technology Resources | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
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Please also visit my Pinterest board about educational technology,

http://www.pinterest.com/dborgeson/educational-technology-techmecula-from-temecula-ca/

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Flip, Flash, Study - 10 Free Flashcard Services for Students

Flip, Flash, Study - 10 Free Flashcard Services for Students | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

Flash card services are fairly common on the web. Here is a list of ten that should satisfy just about anyone looking for one of these types of sites.

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Dale Borgeson's curator insight, November 4, 2014 7:51 PM

These online flashcards are easy to make. What a great way for students to study, especially when they create their own!

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Best Education Blogs to Watch in 2014

Best Education Blogs to Watch in 2014 | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

Find out which top education blogs you should be watching closely in 2014 and which rising stars are catching up with the big fish. Read more here.

 

 

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Some really outstanding blogs in this list, Free Technology for Teachers, Larry Ferlazzo, and you discover the next one???

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Three Good Tools for Building Flipped Lessons That Include Assessment Tools

Three Good Tools for Building Flipped Lessons That Include Assessment Tools | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

Here are three recommendations for a tool that will enable you to add an assessment aspect to a flipped lesson.

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The ability to assess will bring some real substance to flipping your classroom. 

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Counting Down the Top S'Cool Tools of 2013

Counting Down the Top S'Cool Tools of 2013 | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

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Blubbr is easy to use and it produces a very professional final product. I recommended Brilliant to a past student of mine that was an exceptional mathematician. 

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Creatorverse | A fun drawing sandbox game with physics

Creatorverse | A fun drawing sandbox game with physics | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Set your creations in motion in Creatorverse, a fun drawing sandbox game with physics for the iPad, Android PC and Kindle.
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Google Plus Guide for Schools

Google Plus Guide for Schools | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

The guide was created by Eric Curts who is both a Google Apps certified trainer and Google certified teacher. In this short guide, Eric will walk you through a step by step process on how to tap into the educational potential of Google...

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Storyboard That

Storyboard That | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

Storyboard That is a nice tool for planning and creating stories online. Completed Storyboard That projects can be downloaded as images and or PPT files that could then be used in a video editing tool like WeVideo. Once in a video editor your students could add narration to their Storyboard That comic strips.

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Find out how strong your vocabulary is and learn new words at Vocabulary.com.

Find out how strong your vocabulary is and learn new words at Vocabulary.com. | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
Vocabulary.com helps you learn new words, play games that improve your vocabulary, and explore language.
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Vocabulary.com is an excellent vocabulary study service offering thousands of vocabulary practice lists and activities for students in elementary school through graduate school. 

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12 Free Web Apps to Boost Your Drawing Skills

12 Free Web Apps to Boost Your Drawing Skills | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
We picked 12 of the best free online drawing apps to suit any level of artist, ranging from professional-grade apps to simple tools for doodling.

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25 Brilliant Teacher Blogs Worth Following

25 Brilliant Teacher Blogs Worth Following | Technology in Education | Scoop.it
There are hundreds of quality teacher blogs out there. Here are some of the most popular - perhaps inspiration to blog yourself!
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3 Good iPad Sticky Notes Apps for Teachers and Students

3 Good iPad Sticky Notes Apps for Teachers and Students | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

Sticky notes are a good way to keep yourself organized and boost the pace of your workflow. I used to have paper sticky notes everywhere in my study room and I still have some dangling here but I shifted to digital sticky notes because I can access them anywhere I go. However, with the widespread of iPad, there emerged a need for apps to do the job the paper and web based stiky notes used to do...

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Seven Free Online Tools for Scheduling Appointments

Seven Free Online Tools for Scheduling Appointments | Technology in Education | Scoop.it

Here are some good tools to help you out the next time you find yourself trying to organize appointments.

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