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3 Ways to Display iPad Screen on A Projector ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

3 Ways to Display iPad Screen on A Projector ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
RT @OZTLNet: 3 Ways to Display iPad Screen on A Projector ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning http://t.co/8EdRv4x3Sb
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How We Took Flipped PD From Concept to Reality - Edudemic

How We Took Flipped PD From Concept to Reality - Edudemic | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
Fred Sitkins has made a dream a reality. He and his colleagues have taken the idea of 'flipped pd' and made it happen.
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"In order to be successful with an attempt at flipping PD, all professionals within a school must be dedicated to the idea of taking ownership of their own learning."
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Teens and Technology 2013 | Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project

Smartphone adoption among teens has increased substantially and mobile access to the internet is pervasive. One in four teens are “cell-mostly” internet users, who say they mostly go online using their phone.
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How new digital technology is helping young people to cope with ...

How new digital technology is helping young people to cope with ... | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
Mental illness can be your very worst companion. It might keep you in your bed all day, coiling round you with its tight embrace and soft whispers, “Stay here. The morning's past and you'll never manage anyway.
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Mars Curiosity Rover Finds Proof Life Could Have Thrived on Planet in Past

Mars Curiosity Rover Finds Proof Life Could Have Thrived on Planet in Past | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
NASA’s Curiosity rover, drilling into a rock near its landing site, has found clear evidence that Mars, eons ago, could have supported living microbes. Mission scientists said today, in the words of Mike Meyer, NASA’s chief Mars scientist, they’ve...
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NYC mayor kicks off anti-earbud hearing safety campaign

NYC mayor kicks off anti-earbud hearing safety campaign | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
As if supersized sodas weren't a big enough target, NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg has a new target in his quest to improve the health of New Yorkers -- (NYC mayor kicks off anti-earbud hearing safety campaign http://t.co/4u1St3UqyS)...
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Children are sent to school too young in the UK

Children are sent to school too young in the UK | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
Deborah Orr: Special educational needs affect all ability levels.
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We were selected for the NSBA Education Technology Innovation Showcase! | Nearpod

We were selected for the NSBA Education Technology Innovation Showcase! | Nearpod | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
This is a fabulous app!
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The Ed-Tech-Enthusiasts Daily

The Ed-Tech-Enthusiasts Daily | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
The Ed-Tech-Enthusiasts Daily, by Jessica V Allen: updated automatically with a curated selection of articles, blog posts, videos and photos. (The Ed-Tech-Enthusiasts Daily is out!
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Qualcomm: 'Augmented reality as a technology is starting to mature' - The Guardian (blog)

Qualcomm: 'Augmented reality as a technology is starting to mature' - The Guardian (blog) | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
The Guardian (blog) Qualcomm: 'Augmented reality as a technology is starting to mature' The Guardian (blog) There are signs of AR having real potential for education, children's entertainment, interactive print and other areas; Nokia is making a...
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Cellphone as mood ring: New app monitors your emotional state

Xpression, heralded by psychologists, listens to your conversations and determines your moods, then reports back to your doctor.
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Education – Google Maps

Education – Google Maps | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
RT @CanGeoEdu: #Google #Maps for #Educatilon http://t.co/DTi9QDlgl5 via @go_geo #ocsb #plocsb
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Obama’s campaign manager tells students that technology, social media won the 2012 campaign

Obama’s campaign manager tells students that technology, social media won the 2012 campaign | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
RT @RedAlert: Obama’s campaign manager tells students that technology, social media won the 2012 campaign http://t.co/iA8ceNWgjt via @camjyoung
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UAE firm enables Apple’s iPhone to make satellite phone calls: This is a game changer

UAE firm enables Apple’s iPhone to make satellite phone calls: This is a game changer | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
Compact adaptor turns iPhone into a satellite phone (RT @UAENews: UAE firm enables Apple’s iPhone to make satellite phone calls: This is a game changer http://t.co/IlG34IZnsw #UAE #Business)...
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Could the iPhone 6 be the game stealer?
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Jaron Lanier: the digital pioneer who became a web rebel – interview

Jaron Lanier: the digital pioneer who became a web rebel – interview | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
Jaron Lanier is one of the most respected voices in tech. Recently he has been warning of the dangers inherent in the internet's design.
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Remind 101: Communication Tool for Educators

Remind 101: Communication Tool for Educators | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
Remind101 is a free, safe messaging service for teachers to communicate with students and parents via text or email. Teachers sign up for an account, create classes or groups, gather subscribers, and start messaging.
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BitTorrent Live

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"BitTorrent Live is a powerful new web-based live streaming technology." http://t.co/mIEM2q7e99
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Google Pays Fine Over Street View Privacy Breach

Google Pays Fine Over Street View Privacy Breach | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
The $7 million fine was for the secret collection of personal information from wireless networks as Google photographed houses and offices for its maps service. (Google's net income: $32M/day.
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The iPhone’s biggest flaw

The iPhone’s biggest flaw | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
The iPhone has a flaw, and it's not a minor one. In fact, it affects every single one of the over 100 million sold so far, and there is no real solution yet in sight. The iPhone's ...
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Whose Learning Is It Anyway? (WebWise 2013)

Whose Learning Is It Anyway? (WebWise 2013) | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
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15 Ways Digital Learning Can Lead To Deeper Learning - Edudemic

15 Ways Digital Learning Can Lead To Deeper Learning - Edudemic | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
Let's say you start digital learning by encouraging students to use Animoto or just use a device in the classroom. Then what?
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6 Great Apps to Turn your iPad into Collaborative Whiteboard ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Performance Learning Daily

6 Great Apps to Turn your iPad into Collaborative Whiteboard ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Performance Learning Daily | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
6 Great Apps to Turn your iPad into Collaborative Whiteboard ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning http://t.co/vz1BCnhIDT via @medkh9William J.
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100+ Google Tricks for Teachers

100+ Google Tricks for Teachers | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
From super-effective search tricks to Google tools specifically for education to tricks and tips for using Gmail, Google Docs, and Google Calendar, these tricks will surely save you some precious time.
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Twitter for Teachers

A how-to guide for teachers who want to learn the basics of Twitter.
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Connect Education with Life - Technology Integration in Education

Connect Education with Life - Technology Integration in Education | Ed-Tech Trends | Scoop.it
Checking out "Connect Education with Life" on Technology Integration in Educat: http://t.co/mGOmgx5mjt #edchat
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