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Discussions about Education and resources being used as well as recommended for improving the school environment.
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The Best Resources For Creating Infographics | Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day...

The Best Resources For Creating Infographics | Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day... | EDUcational Chatter | Scoop.it
Infographics are visual representations of data design to help communicate information clearly.
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Interactive teaching methods engage students, study finds

Interactive teaching methods engage students, study finds | EDUcational Chatter | Scoop.it
The popular professor was confident he could trump the newfangled teaching techniques being promoted by Nobel Prize winner Carl Wieman and his disciples.
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Cyberkidz: games for math, literacy, geography, creativity and science

Cyberkidz: games for math, literacy, geography, creativity and science | EDUcational Chatter | Scoop.it
What it is: Cyberkidz is a great new website packed full of great learning practice games for kids age 4 to 11.  The games reinforce skills in a variety of disciplines including math, literacy, geography, creativity and science.
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Tech Learning TL Advisor Blog and Ed Tech Ticker Blogs from TL Blog Staff – TechLearning.com

The Resource for Education Technology Leaders focusing on K-12 educators.
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Educational Technology Guy: Sources of Funding and Free Stuff for ...

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In this blog, I talk about educational technology, educational theory, educational pedagogy, and other topics related to these. I teach Physics and EMS classes, so some times I'll talk about those specific areas.
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Gregg Festa : Teaching, Learning and Technology: It's Spring. Time ...

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You haven't gone through a teacher education program if you have not heard of Bloom's Taxonomy of Learning. It's right up there with Gardner's Theory of Multiple Intelligences. Both, arguably, are foundational to understanding how we ...
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Using Angry Birds to teach math, history and science

Using Angry Birds to teach math, history and science | EDUcational Chatter | Scoop.it
Yesterday instead of dutifully writing a blog post, I was having fun building catapults with kids.  I was playing with a transdisciplinary lesson using Angry Birds as my inspiration.  Yes, you read correctly-Angry Birds.
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How Technology is Facilitating Education (Infographic)

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Education is not what it used to be. With technology advancing at a rapid pace, education has become reliant on technology.
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Do Students Think Learning About Bloom's Taxonomy Is Useful ...

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... Jane's E-Learning Pick Of The Day · Jim Burke · Langwitches · Learning the Language · Learning With Computers · Life Is A Feast · Marian Thacher · Marvin Marshall · Michelle Henry · MiddleWeb Resources Blog · Mobile Technology In TAFE ...
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Best Practices in Activity-based Learning II

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Keep a good balance of complexity for the learning activities – not too complex and not too simple!We are always under pressure to deliver quality education and in so doing very often we tend to associate quality with quantity and complexity.
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The Secret Annex

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What it is: The Secret Annex lets students travel back in time to Anne Frank’s hiding place.  Students can explore Anne’s house in a super cool 3D interactive environment.  The Secret Annex gives students an authentic feel for the place where Anne...
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Technology Tips for SWSD: Kathy Schrock's - Google Blooms Taxonomy

Technology Tips for SWSD: Kathy Schrock's - Google Blooms Taxonomy | EDUcational Chatter | Scoop.it
Technology Tips for SWSD. This blog is designed to provide continuing tips for staff, parents and friends. Enjoy, use, respond, send ideas and links you think would be great for us to use. ...
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Constructivism, iSchool and Design a New Educational Paradigm ...

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The mention of higher order thinking skills is from Blooms Taxonomy that I posted about earlier.
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A Taxonomy of Reflection: Critical Thinking For Students, Teachers, and Principals (Part I) - Copy / Paste by Peter Pappas

A Taxonomy of Reflection: Critical Thinking For Students, Teachers, and Principals (Part I) - Copy / Paste by Peter Pappas | EDUcational Chatter | Scoop.it
Part I of IV. In an effort to help schools become more reflective learning environments, I've developed this "Taxonomy of Reflection." - modeled on Bloom's approach.
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Educators | Trekking the Planet

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RT @TrekkingPlanet Taking a 400-day around-the-world journey.
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Principals Call for Mobile and Social Technologies in Schools -- THE Journal

The National Association of Secondary School Principals is looking to change the conversation about mobile computing and social media in schools.
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Bloom’s Taxonomy – Level 3 Apply « The Art of Instructional Design and E-Learning

Bloom’s Taxonomy – Level 3 Apply « The Art of Instructional Design and E-Learning | EDUcational Chatter | Scoop.it
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Great Performances . Educational Resources . Howard Gardner's Multiple Intelligences Theory . Overview | PBS

Great Performances . Educational Resources . Howard Gardner's Multiple Intelligences Theory . Overview | PBS | EDUcational Chatter | Scoop.it
Howard Gardner's Multiple Intelligences Theory.
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Ten Tips for Personalized Learning via Technology | Edutopia

Ten Tips for Personalized Learning via Technology | Edutopia | EDUcational Chatter | Scoop.it
To challenge and support each child at his or her own level, the educators of Forest Lake Elementary deploy a powerful array of digital-technology tools. Discover what your school can learn.
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DEN Blog Network » And the DENny goes to…

DEN Blog Network » And the DENny goes to… | EDUcational Chatter | Scoop.it
Here is RJ's blog post for the Pennsylvania DEN LC providing the SlideShare presentation of the 2011 DENny Awards for Discovery Education Network.
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Blooms Taxonomy « jmizon

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Blooms Taxonomy. May 6, 2011. Written by jmizon. Leave a comment. Teachers' Professional Teaching Standards Element 4; Aspect 4.1.2 Demonstrate a range of questioning techniques designed to support student learning.
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NASA - NASA TV

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NASA.gov brings you images, videos and interactive features from the unique perspective of America’s space agency.
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In Breaking Down Walls, Does Online Education Sacrifice Quality?

In Breaking Down Walls, Does Online Education Sacrifice Quality? | EDUcational Chatter | Scoop.it
There are certainly two camps when it comes to the notion of open courseware and its ability to educate tomorrow’s students. Some, like Mark Pesce, see the concept as breaking down the ivy-covered walls in both the literal and figurative sense.
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Planet Quest: Alien Safari

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What it is: Planet Quest Alien Safari is an interactive exploration adventure that encourages students to click on “life zones” around the world to find bizarre and extreme organisms that live on Earth.  Students will also learn about what the...
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Bloom's Taxonomy

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Bloom's Taxonomy Blooms Rose 1 300x272 Blooms Taxonomy. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The Bloom's Wheel, according to the Bloom's verbs and matching assessment types. The verbs are intended to be feasible and measurable.
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