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Why (And How) Teachers Should Start Using iTunes U - Edudemic

Why (And How) Teachers Should Start Using iTunes U - Edudemic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

Fred Sitkins explores some of the benefits of using what iTunes U has to offer schools, teachers, and administrators. via @IEducator

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3 Ways to Incorporate Technology into Student Assignments - Top Hat Blog

3 Ways to Incorporate Technology into Student Assignments - Top Hat Blog | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Assignments Are Made For Teaching-Tech Teaching with technology can’t be all gamification and in-class simulations. Incorporating technology into student assignments is one of the most challenging aspects of teaching with digital tools.
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Here’s how Civilization VI brings new life to the epic game series

Here’s how Civilization VI brings new life to the epic game series | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Civilization is a game I've been playing for more or less 15 years, across multiple iterations of the series, and yet each new version always seems to feel..
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Home Page

Home Page | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Unique, live educational experiences that supplement curriculum Offered through an intuitive online catalog and events calendar Utilizing technology you already have in your schools and classrooms Supporting blended, collaborative and experiential learning Our Community FieldTripZoom was established to foster increased,
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Practical Ed Tech Handbook - Updated for 2016-17

Practical Ed Tech Handbook - Updated for 2016-17 | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Last year I published a 30 page document that I called The Practical Ed Tech Handbook . This week I spent some time revising tha
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Top 4 Presentations Apps for Mac Users

Top 4 Presentations Apps for Mac Users | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
For those of you using Macs in their instruction, the apps below are absolutely worth your attention. These are some of the most popula
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Two Excellent Sources of Engaging Science Videos to Use in Class

Two Excellent Sources of Engaging Science Videos to Use in Class | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
iPad can immensely enhance the learning of science through the use of a wide range of educational apps designed specifically for thi
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Padlet's Remake Feature Lets You Use & Create Templates

Padlet's Remake Feature Lets You Use & Create Templates | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Last week the folks at Padlet introduced their fourth update of the summer. In June they overhauled the user interface and published
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An Excellent Rubric To Assess Students Multimedia Projects

An Excellent Rubric To Assess Students Multimedia Projects | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Here is another wonderful rubric for evaluating multimedia projects in your classroom. This rubric which I came across through Nort
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Technology in the Classroom: 8 Ways to Use Minecraft

Technology in the Classroom: 8 Ways to Use Minecraft | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
8 technology in the classroom ways to use Minecraft that will shake everything up.
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9 Educational Technologies That are Most Exciting Right Now (2016-17 Update) — Emerging Education Technologies

9 Educational Technologies That are Most Exciting Right Now (2016-17 Update) — Emerging Education Technologies | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

As we Settle into Another new School Year, These Technologies are Poised to Make a Difference I find it fun this time of year to think about how things have evolved since we started the last school year (when I...

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How to Use Simplenote to Take Notes

How to Use Simplenote to Take Notes | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Simplenote  is a free service for taking notes on just about any device. You can use it in your web browser, on an Android device, on
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Kiddle is a Google-Powered Search for Kids

Kiddle is a Google-Powered Search for Kids | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A new, Google-themed portal for Internet searches designed to keep kids' searches safe — Kiddle.
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8 Useful Educational Web Tools for Research Students

8 Useful Educational Web Tools for Research Students | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
There are a wide variety of web tools and mobile applications that facilitate researchers work and  help them communicate and collaborat
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Digital Curation as a Core Competency in Current Learning and Literacy: A Higher Education Perspective | Distance-Educator.com

Digital Curation as a Core Competency in Current Learning and Literacy: A Higher Education Perspective | Distance-Educator.com | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

Digital Curation as a Core Competency in Current Learning and Literacy: A Higher… https://t.co/cwF49gOgrk #edtech https://t.co/RHrF98PN29

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Smarthistory Offers a Crash Course in Art History

Smarthistory Offers a Crash Course in Art History | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Smarthistory  offers is a free online alternative to expensive art history textbooks. Smarthistory features more than just images o
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Better than a $150 art history text!

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How Digital is Your State?

How Digital is Your State? | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Results of the 2016 Digital States Survey indicate that the effort states are putting into innovation, collaboration and aligning their investments with citizens' priorities has never been higher.
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National Geographic Mapmaker Interactive just got better

National Geographic Mapmaker Interactive just got better | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
National Geographic has always been the go-to for geography goodies. You get lesson plans, teaching resources, maps, and even more maps. And they always have had great map making tools. But they just got better.
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5 Apps to Use with Google Cardboard - Class Tech Tips

5 Apps to Use with Google Cardboard - Class Tech Tips | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

Have you tried Google Cardboard in your classroom? This super inexpensive (under $10!) and lets students explore virtual reality!

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An education for the 21st century means teaching coding in schools - The Edvocate

An education for the 21st century means teaching coding in schools - The Edvocate | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
**The Edvocate is pleased to publish guest posts as way to fuel important conversations surrounding P-20 education in America.
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3 Social Studies Lesson Ideas for the New School Year - Daily Genius

3 Social Studies Lesson Ideas for the New School Year - Daily Genius | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The start of the school year is a great time to engage your students and get them excited about the possibilities your social studies or history class might bring while encouraging them to develop their creative and critical thinking skills.
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20 Observable Characteristics Of Effective Teaching -

20 Observable Characteristics Of Effective Teaching - | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
20 Observable Characteristics Of Effective Teaching - https://t.co/ohgomWjMcO
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New Google Sites: Double Click - Teacher Tech

New Google Sites: Double Click - Teacher Tech | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
In the new Google Sites you do not need to use the sidebar menu to add content. Simply double click and a menu comes up to allow you to insert content.
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3 Ways Video Games Can Help Students Thrive

3 Ways Video Games Can Help Students Thrive | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Game-based learning boosts motivation, literacy and social skills.
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Instructional Technology QuickGuide (v. 8.17.16)

Instructional Technology QuickGuide (v. 8.17.16) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Instructional Technology Tips & Tricks Instructional Technology and Library Services Increase productivity, collaboration, and engagement in your classes through meaningful integration of instructional technology tools. This QuickGuide includes 18 suggestions for enhancing learning through th
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