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Cybraryman Internet Catalogue

Cybraryman Internet Catalogue | EdTech Today | Scoop.it

"Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out." -Benjamin Franklin

 

FAIL = First Attempt In Learning!

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When it Comes to Technology, Teachers Need as Much Scaffolding as Students | The Committed Sardine

When it Comes to Technology, Teachers Need as Much Scaffolding as Students | The Committed Sardine | EdTech Today | Scoop.it

The lack of a systematic framework for developing teacher capacity and competency in teaching with technology is a massive black hole in Education today. We bandy around the term 21st Century learners every day at school but where is the plan for ensuring 21st century teaching and learning is taking place?

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What is ‘Real Maths’? & iPad Mini-Projects

What is ‘Real Maths’? & iPad Mini-Projects | EdTech Today | Scoop.it
I’ve just finished another mini-project with my Grade 6 Maths class and it’s been another successful integration of the iPad. The mini-projects involve the students planning, calculating and creating around the different Mathematics strands. Which in my mind is the REAL MATHS!
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Teens: Home schooling aids, rather than inhibits, socialization - San Jose Mercury News

Home-schooled students like me are occasionally subject to one awkward question: Do you ever socialize?
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How to Get Your Kid Coding When You Don't Know How to Code Yourself

How to Get Your Kid Coding When You Don't Know How to Code Yourself | EdTech Today | Scoop.it
Want your kid to be the next Zuckerberg or another programming genius but don't know how to code yourself? No problem.
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Why Do We Dream?

Leanback and IMG! later this week!LINKS TO LEARN: Smarter Every Day: http://www.youtube.com/destinws2 How to Lucid Dream: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=llw...
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12 videos to spark educators' thinking | Scott McLeod | Big Think

12 videos to spark educators' thinking | Scott McLeod | Big Think | EdTech Today | Scoop.it

If you’re like me, you have trouble keeping up with all of the great videos that are out there. I love it when others help me separate the wheat from the chaff.

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8 Tips For Blogging With Students | Edudemic

8 Tips For Blogging With Students | Edudemic | EdTech Today | Scoop.it

Blogging is a great way to promote reflective writing in class. The best way to get started is to jump in and try it out, and this list should provide some pointers to get you started.

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21st Century Learning - LWF12 part 3

21st Century Learning - LWF12 part 3 | EdTech Today | Scoop.it

We're delighted to present you with the 3rd instalment of essential viewing from the recent LWF 12 : Future of Learning Conference.

 

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Teaching with Evernote: A 6th and 8th Grade Science Teacher Shares His Top Tips (Back-to-School Series)

Teaching with Evernote: A 6th and 8th Grade Science Teacher Shares His Top Tips (Back-to-School Series) | EdTech Today | Scoop.it

I first heard about Evernote about a year ago, but have become an avid user much more recently. Here are just a few of the ways that I use Evernote for teaching:

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200+ Extremely Helpful YouTube Videos For Teachers | Edudemic

200+ Extremely Helpful YouTube Videos For Teachers | Edudemic | EdTech Today | Scoop.it

If you’re a teacher, student, higher ed administrator, you should peruse the following list to get informed and maybe even learn a thing or two.

 

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Pics4Learning | Free photos for education

Thousands of copyright free and copyright friendly images and photos for teachers and students.
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9 Great educational apps for kids and teens

9 Great educational apps for kids and teens | EdTech Today | Scoop.it
I think we all can agree: flinging birds and slicing fruit are not educational afternoon activities.
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100 Mobile Tools for Teachers | Cellphones.org

100 Mobile Tools for Teachers | Cellphones.org | EdTech Today | Scoop.it
With all of the new mobile tools on the market today, teachers can more easily work from satellite locations, share educational resources and access school-related data directly from their cell phones. Here are 100 mobile tools for teachers that make the grade.
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Digging into the Maya mystery | Science News for Kids

Digging into the Maya mystery | Science News for Kids | EdTech Today | Scoop.it

In the jungles of Belize, near the southern border of Mexico, rise giant stone pyramids. I’ve seen deadly snakes lurk in this area, as well as venomous scorpions, tarantulas the size of a grownup’s hand and swarms of killer bees. Despite these dangers, volunteers such as myself come here to help archaeologists at the site uncover clues to a longstanding mystery

 

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How To Cite A Tweet In Academic Papers | Edudemic

How To Cite A Tweet In Academic Papers | Edudemic | EdTech Today | Scoop.it

Twitter is a big part of education and technology. But what happens when it needs to be included in an academic paper? Until now, you had to do your best to guess the proper citation for tweets in academic papers. That all just changed.

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Why do we Dream - BBC Horizon

Horizon uncovers the secret world of our dreams. In a series of cutting-edge experiments and personal stories, we go in search of the science behind this mos...
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PresentationTube

PresentationTube provides a video presentation recorder and sharing network to help instructors, students, virtual presenters, and business professionals record, publish and share quality, accessible, and interactive video presentations from the...
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Free Resources and Downloads for Project Learning | Edutopia

Free Resources and Downloads for Project Learning | Edutopia | EdTech Today | Scoop.it
Educators from Maine have shared details about their administration, school culture, professional development, and curriculum -- materials you may adapt for your class, school, or school district.
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Pupils learn how to 'fail well'

Pupils learn how to 'fail well' | EdTech Today | Scoop.it
A top girls' school is planning a "failure week" to teach pupils to embrace risk, build resilience and learn from their mistakes.
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Twitter: 6 Ways To Get More Out Of It

Twitter: 6 Ways To Get More Out Of It | EdTech Today | Scoop.it

Whether you're using the popular micro-blogging site to promote your business, or you're simply seeking to take your wisdom to the next level, the Twitterverse is full of tools and tricks to boost your efficiency and get you tweeting like a pro. Take a look at a few of our favorites.

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Free Kindergarten Software - Freeware

Free Kindergarten Software - Freeware | EdTech Today | Scoop.it
The best FREE software for kindergarten (toddlers, preschool).
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