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A Principal's Reflections: Ideas and Tools to Give Everyone a Voice

A Principal's Reflections: Ideas and Tools to Give Everyone a Voice | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Ideas and Tools to Give Everyone in the Classroom a Voice | https://t.co/DlS9FSCuL2 #EdTech
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Tips for Transforming Educational Technology through Professional Development and Training

Tips for Transforming Educational Technology through Professional Development and Training | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Teachers say they lack proper technology support, but schools can turn the tables on inadequate training programs using these best practices.
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The 8 Skills Students Must Have For The Future | Edudemic

The 8 Skills Students Must Have For The Future | Edudemic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Education has focused on the basic “3Rs” of reading, writing & arithmetic, but as technological innovation changes educators must re-evaluate their skills.
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The lack of women in tech is more than a pipeline problem

The lack of women in tech is more than a pipeline problem | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Only 18 percent of undergraduate computer science degrees and 26 percent of computing jobs are held by women. It’s worse at the top of the corporate world..
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Defining the PD roles of the librarian and tech specialist - Home ...

Defining the PD roles of the librarian and tech specialist - Home ... | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
For school districts that have both school librarians and technology integration specialists, the mutual roles and responsibilities of these positions can be blurred, especially when it comes to teaching and supporting teacher ...
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The Role of Librarians In The Digital Age Infographic | e-Learning ...

The Role of Librarians In The Digital Age Infographic | e-Learning ... | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The Role of Librarians In The Digital Age Infographic explores how digital technology is changing libraries and the unique role librarians play.
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Lesson Planning.

Lesson Planning. | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Are your lessons and units in need of some flavor? Spice up your instructional planning process with these fun resources!
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How Do We Make eLearning More Interactive?

How Do We Make eLearning More Interactive? | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Intrepid Learning’s instructional designers aim to cultivate active participation, reduce the boredom factor, and ensure that learning outcomes serve our clients’ business goals. But how? (How Do We Make eLearning More Interactive?
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Pseudocontext Saturdays: Introduction

Pseudocontext Saturdays: Introduction | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
2013 Jun 26. See every edition of Pseudocontext Saturdays. I'm in the middle of Jo Boaler's What's Math Got To Do With It? when she drops the term "pseudocontext." It's great: Instead of giving stu...
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Why Learning Through Social Networks Is The Future

Why Learning Through Social Networks Is The Future | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Why Learning Through Social Networks Is The Future
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Teach Kids how to Code, Make Apps and 3-D Models With These Tools - The Digital Shift

Teach Kids how to Code, Make Apps and 3-D Models With These Tools - The Digital Shift | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The best applications for teaching basic programming skills—no geek cred required to use them successfully in your classroom or library. Other apps enable kids to build 3-D models, which they can print, too.
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Getting A Special Wristband Is Not The Best Road To Greater Student Motivation | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day…

Getting A Special Wristband Is Not The Best Road To Greater Student Motivation | Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day… | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Getting A Special Wristband Is Not The Best Road To Greater Student Motivation http://t.co/Wr2B0ytnla #edtech
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Web Tools for Teachers by Type - LiveBinder

Web Tools for Teachers by Type - LiveBinder | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

"Greetings! This LiveBinder is dedicated to helping teachers find the right web tool for the task at hand. Feel free to copy it, share it, leave comments, and if you feel so moved, mark it as "useful. You can find my contact info and more of my resources below."

 


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Do Reading Logs Ruin Reading?

Do Reading Logs Ruin Reading? | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Rather than creating a new generation of pleasure-readers, forcing kids to keep track of their reading time can turn it into a chore.
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The Top 8 Professional Reads for Educators 2016 (plus more)

The Top 8 Professional Reads for Educators 2016 (plus more) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The Top 8 Professional Reads for Educators (plus more) as voted by you for your Summer reading list! After sending out a survey over the space of 2 weeks on Twitter and through other Social Media P…
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7 Characteristics Of Teachers Who Effectively Use Technology

7 Characteristics Of Teachers Who Effectively Use Technology | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
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6 of The Best TED Ed Riddles to Use with Students in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

6 of The Best TED Ed Riddles to Use with Students in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

6 of The Best TED Ed Riddles to Use with Students in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning https://t.co/eSZMsyZrBk via @medkh9

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Digital Tools that Support Formative Assessment - Mobile 34

Digital Tools that Support Formative Assessment - Mobile 34 | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Digital Tools that Support Formative Assessment. This list originally appeared at http://www.nwea.org/blog/2014/33-digital-tools-advancing-formative-assessment-classroom/ · Lino – A virtual corkboard of sticky-notes so ...
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Are You using These 5 Popular Educational Web Tools ? ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Are You using These 5 Popular Educational Web Tools ? ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @NMHS_Principal: Are You using These 5 Popular Educational Web Tools
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How to Differentiate Learning With iTunes U - Edudemic

How to Differentiate Learning With iTunes U - Edudemic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
This year I was teaching the advanced iPad class, even within that class there was a tremendous range of abilities ranging from your early adopters to your skeptics. However, thanks to iTunes U, I was able to differentiate activities.
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A Simple Way To Introduce Your Students To Coding

A Simple Way To Introduce Your Students To Coding | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A Simple Way To Introduce Your Students To Coding
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50 apps in 50 minutes

A concise set of illustrations featuring fifty of our favorite apps for education.


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7 Essential Ingredients Of Project-Based Learning

7 Essential Ingredients Of Project-Based Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
7 Essential Ingredients Of Project-Based Learning (7 Essential Ingredients Of Project-Based Learning http://t.co/7R2VFUWgy5 -- concise model #edtech)...
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The Digital Divide That Will Decide the Future of EdTech

The Digital Divide That Will Decide the Future of EdTech | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
But many content industries have been ravaged by a digital revolution and come out the other side disrupted, almost unrecognizable: It started with music, then media ... it's been hitting education for some time now.
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Some questions to ask are: how engaged are parents at each school; how visionary are parents; are we all on the same page regarding supporting students to achieve at their max with digital tools and good instructional design? via @BonnieBraceySutton
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10 Mind Mapping Strategies For Teachers

10 Mind Mapping Strategies For Teachers | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
10 Mind Mapping Strategies For Teachers

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Karen Bonanno's curator insight, November 6, 2013 1:22 AM

Doesn't matter what you call this strategy, it applies to every age group (young and old).

Joanne Schenkel's curator insight, February 17, 2014 10:22 PM

Worth keeping track of...