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Why Students Should Use Twitter - Edudemic

Why Students Should Use Twitter - Edudemic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
There are loads of scholarships, essay contests, STEM competitions and grant opportunities for middle school, high school and college students posted daily on Twitter. Having a Twitter account allows you to access all that and more.
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8 Resources Exploring Learning Experience Design (LX Design) — Emerging Education Technologies

8 Resources Exploring Learning Experience Design (LX Design) — Emerging Education Technologies | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
LX Design Brings Together Numerous Learning Disciplines LearningExperienceDesign.com describes Learning Experience Design (LX Design) as, “the process of creating learning experiences that enable the learner to achieve the desired learning outcome in a human centered and goal oriented way.” This page
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10 EdTech Resource Lists for Teachers | Getting Smart

10 EdTech Resource Lists for Teachers | Getting Smart | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
By Jessica Carrell - Here is a helpful collection of resources for teachers to reference when looking for recommendations around all things EdTech.
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3D printing with 6 year olds

3D printing with 6 year olds | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Using Blokify for iPad to make 3D creations with 6 year old students. Students build their own designs using Blokify and then send them for printing on ou
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25 Of The Best Research Apps For iPad & Android

25 Of The Best Research Apps For iPad & Android | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
25 Of The Best Research Apps For iPad & Android Out of all the reasons to use a tablet or smartphone in the classroom--or th
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Pre-K Tech Tools

Pre-K Tech Tools | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Apps Sites Gadgets /Toys Etc code.org https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/wheels-on-bus-all-in-one-educational/id543545550?mt=8 The Wheels On The Bus Animatch Snap CircuitsR Monkey Preschool LunchboxV b https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/monkey-preschool-lunchbox/id328205875?mt=8 eBooks Butterfl
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The Future of EdTech Under the New Secretary of Education

The Future of EdTech Under the New Secretary of Education | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
If the Senate confirms Betsy DeVos’ appointment as the new Secretary of Education this week, it is unclear how much of a role technology will play in federal K-12 education efforts. DeVos has not publicly remarked at length on the role of edtech, which understandably troubles some edtech supporters.
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The Padagogy Wheel – It’s Not About The Apps, It’s About The Pedagogy - TeachThought PD

The Padagogy Wheel – It’s Not About The Apps, It’s About The Pedagogy - TeachThought PD | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The Padagogy Wheel is designed to help educators think – systematically, coherently, and with a view to long term, big-picture outcomes – about how they use mobile apps in their teaching. The Padagogy Wheel is all about mindsets; it’s a way of thinking about digital-age education that meshes together concerns about mobile app features, learning transformation, motivation, cognitive development and long-term learning objectives.
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Why Blogs Still Matter in 2017

Why Blogs Still Matter in 2017 | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Two weeks ago I launched the "30 days of blogging" challenge on this blog (you can read about it here). Almost 200 education bloggers signed up to share their blog, and 151 of those bloggers
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5 ideas for using Google Classroom’s new differentiation and grouping feature

5 ideas for using Google Classroom’s new differentiation and grouping feature | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Google Classroom lets you assign to small groups or individual students. See how it works and how you can use this feature in your class.
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Roundup of Resources on Ancient Geography

Roundup of Resources on Ancient Geography | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

[Most recently updated 2 January 2017] Included in the following list are links to digital project dealing with geography and th

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Six Key Components of Effective Online Instruction | Getting Smart

Six Key Components of Effective Online Instruction | Getting Smart | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
By Carol A. Ribeiro - With the flood of information available in today's digital age, what does practical and effective online instruction even look like?
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50 Of The Best Teaching And Learning Apps For 2016

50 Of The Best Teaching And Learning Apps For 2016 | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
50 Of The Best Teaching And Learning Apps For 2016 by TeachThought Staff What are the best teaching and learning apps for 2016? That's
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How to Take a Screenshot of an Entire Webpage

How to Take a Screenshot of an Entire Webpage | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A simple screenshot is great for capturing what’s immediately visible on your monitor, but what if you need to capture an entire webpage? Here are three simple ways you can capture a long web page as one continuous image and, in the process, preserve it exactly as it appears to the viewer.
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10 Websites + 4 Apps that Make Geography Fun

10 Websites + 4 Apps that Make Geography Fun | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
One of the hardest challenges for teachers is how to engage students in core subjects such as geography. It’s about mountains and rocks and valleys that haven’t changed for thousands of…
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25 resources for bringing AR and VR to the classroom

25 resources for bringing AR and VR to the classroom | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The benefits of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) include increased engagement, appeal to visual learners and shared experience among students.
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Cursive in the Classroom: What Else is Becoming Obsolete?

Cursive in the Classroom: What Else is Becoming Obsolete? | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Determining which concepts will be permanently left by the wayside is a challenge for many educators. What is becoming obsolete in the classroom?
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UbD Template| Understanding By Design Lesson Plan

UbD Template| Understanding By Design Lesson Plan | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Learn the secrets of an Understanding By Design, UbD lesson plan, in 3 quick steps! Your Units will be stronger & more effective with UbD template, backward design
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8 Helpful Videos About Chromebooks From Your Friends At Google!

8 Helpful Videos About Chromebooks From Your Friends At Google! | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
In these 8 fantastic videos from Google, you will learn a little something about your new Chromebooks.
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A Parent’s Perspective on EdTech and Learning Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

A Parent’s Perspective on EdTech and Learning Infographic - e-Learning Infographics | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The Parent’s Perspective on EdTech and Learning Infographic by Learning Assembly presents parents’ perspectives on the value of edtech!
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What's Hot: 9 Major Ed Tech Trends for 2017 -- THE Journal

What's Hot: 9 Major Ed Tech Trends for 2017 -- THE Journal | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Education technologies are, by their nature, capricious. So it makes sense to consider what could drive innovation among classrooms for the new year. Our panel of K-12 experts weighs in.
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'Scratch Coding Cards' Make It Easy to Pick up Programming - GeekDad

'Scratch Coding Cards' Make It Easy to Pick up Programming - GeekDad | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
What if you've never stepped foot in a computer science class, but you want your child to know how to code? It can be difficult to pass along information you don't have yourself. Luckily, No Starch has published a set of Scratch Coding Cards to help anyone get started with MIT's coding site.
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5 Education Podcasts For Your Playlist | Gaggle Speaks

5 Education Podcasts For Your Playlist | Gaggle Speaks | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Education podcasts are just one way to hear about innovative teaching practices on the horizons. Here are a few podcasts that should be on your playlist.
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10 great virtual field trips to check out in 2017

10 great virtual field trips to check out in 2017 | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Virtual field trips let you take students all over the world to unique experiences they wouldn't get otherwise. Here are 10 to check out.
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How to Insert Video Clips Into Adobe Spark Projects

How to Insert Video Clips Into Adobe Spark Projects | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

Last week Adobe Spark added a new option to their video editing program. You can now insert video clips into your projects. Previousl

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