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When talking 21st Century Skills that are used in student centered projects this one is an outstanding example. Students created a 58 second video explaining the steps needed to complete the process of creating a movie with Powerpoint and stop animation pictures.
Now that every technology company in America seems to be selling cloud computing, Technology Review decided to find out where it all began. Cloud computing is one of the hottest buzzwords in technology.
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Very nice use of Edmodo's folders to compile and share curriculum based apps for mobile learning via @TheConsultantsE on Twitter. They have used @symbaloo to compile web mashups of apps by curriculum focus as well as productivity options.
There is a lot of buzz around the flipped classroom model. Blogger and AP Chemistry Ramsay Musallam covers the pros and cons and offers a framework to help you consider whether flipping is the approach for your classroom.
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