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21 Literacy Resources For The Digital Teacher

21 Literacy Resources For The Digital Teacher | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

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Some useful resources for vocab instruction

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Literacy is a keystone of education. Teachers must constantly stay ahead of digital tools to all them to teach students. This list of resources is an excellent way to help stay in front!

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Planning PD Got You Down? 4 Ways Padlet Can Help You Get Your Groove Back - EdSurge News


Why do weekly faculty meetings have to be the most dreaded part of a teacher’s week? The school day has just ended, there are three differen
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23 GSuite Ideas to Excite Your Students about Learning with Eric Curts

23 GSuite Ideas to Excite Your Students about Learning with Eric Curts | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Eric Curts @ericcurts  teaches us twenty-three ways to use Gsuite tools in our classroom. With ideas for Google Docs, Slides, Sheets, and Drawings for all subjects and ages, you’ll want to scroll down and follow the links in our enhanced show notes. Listen to the show on iTunes or Stitcher You can right click and download […]
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63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World

63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World
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9 Places to Get Awesome Pictures Online for Free (and Without Copyright Restrictions)

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How to Find the Best iOS Apps for Your Classroom

How to Find the Best iOS Apps for Your Classroom | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
  PinterestGone App Fishing! Finding the Best iOS Apps for Your Classroom! The App Store is NOT the best place to find apps for your classroom. The best way to find apps is to connect and learn from other teachers using apps in their classroom. There are many sites that curate and review apps just for …
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Long Live the ‘90s: ‘Edtech’ Crazes Every Teacher (and Student) Secretly Wishes Were Still Around - EdSurge News



If you’ve ever been tempted to click on one of those ‘90s-nostalgia posts, we really can’t blame you—I mean, who doesn’t want to skim throug
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I love this article.  Some of the good ole' days really were pretty good.

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Bad at math? This startup can help ease your "math anxiety" - TechNode

Bad at math? This startup can help ease your "math anxiety" - TechNode | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Were you always bad at math? Does math make you feel uneasy? You might be suffering from math anxiety, a feeling of tension, apprehension, or even fear that interferes with the ability to do math. This aversion starts at a very early age, said Henry Chui, CEO of online learning platform Zap Zap Math which …
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Digital Literacy: Teaching Infographics, a sub-genre

Digital Literacy: Teaching Infographics, a sub-genre | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
During the past few months, I have had the pleasure of teaching a Digital Storytelling course. The focus was on how students can use digital modes to communicate their understanding of concepts, topics, and problems. Recently, the learning was on infographics. We live in a visual world, digital communication makes up most of the reading…
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Technology in the Classroom: The Teacher's Companion

Technology in the Classroom: The Teacher's Companion | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Technology in the classroom does not intend to compete with teachers, but rather to serve as their companion, helping to make the day a little bit easier.
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The Tech Edvocate’s List of 27 Assessment Apps, Tools, and Resources

The Tech Edvocate’s List of 27 Assessment Apps, Tools, and Resources | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Assessment is at the crux of educational evaluation. It’s a major factor in designating student success, and it’s a vital skill that every educator needs to have firm hold of. Succinctly, grades represent the extent to which the learner has met the defined objectives. Teachers generally define these objectives at the beginning of the year, aided by benchmarks, such as statewide academic achievement standards. Assessment is an emotionally laden procedure that implies more than the degree of compliance with the goals. Before beginning a learning activity, teachers should think of and choose the assessment criteria; students appreciate a grading system …
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Maslow, technology and learning

Maslow, technology and learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
learning, technology, education, steve, wheeler, social media, internet, mobile, school, teachers
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Scratch Is Scratching An Itch To Grow More Creatively And Teacher Friendly

Scratch Is Scratching An Itch To Grow More Creatively And Teacher Friendly | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
MIT Media Labs, Scratch, Prepares For Version 3.0Scratch, the coding language for kids developed by MIT Media Labs, and the LifeLong Kindergarten group, is the easiest way to teach kids the concepts behind coding. But coding isn't what Mitch Resnick the creator, is entirely focused on. He, and
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Amazon Alexa in the Classroom

Amazon Alexa in the Classroom | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Bill Selak @billselak shares how he’s using Amazon’s Alexa via the Echo and Dot in the classroom. He shares the ideal grades (in his opinion) and how the Echo is an “assistant” of sorts for his teachers. He also talks about how his school made an app for the Echo and about the biggest mistake they made in […]
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Where is VR/AR and Education Now? - VRScout

Where is VR/AR and Education Now? - VRScout | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Share TweetIn March 2014 Facebook bought Oculus and the current wave of interest in VR and AR was reborn. While the public largely scoffed at the awkward goggles, industry pundits proclaimed VR/AR would one day replace our 2D screens, and highlighted education as one of the top applications in the years to come. Some analysts projected …
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20 YouTube Channels Every Math Teacher Should Know About

20 YouTube Channels Every Math Teacher Should Know About | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
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10 Must Read Gamification Blogs

10 Must Read Gamification Blogs | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
At its heart, gamification is about turning a non-game activity into a game. Gamification can involve any or all of the standard elements of game-playing, including point-scoring, rules and competition with others. Gamification certainly isn’t unique or new to education, but it’s increasingly popular with K-12 teachers as a way to encourage engagement among students who are not typically motivated by standard classroom learning. It’s still a growing field, but there are plenty of resources out there for educators keen to bring some gamification into their curriculum. One great way to stay abreast of innovations and developments within gamification is …
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This Chrome extension will blur out offensive language on your feed

This Chrome extension will blur out offensive language on your feed | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
If you’re sick of reading hateful comments and distressing news headlines, Soothe is here to help.
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YouTube shutting down its video editor and photo slideshow tools on September 20

YouTube shutting down its video editor and photo slideshow tools on September 20 | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
YouTube, being one of the largest platforms for viewing online video content, is all about helping users upload their own content to share with others. Unfortunately, two of the tools that the serv…
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​A Starter Kit for Instructional Designers - EdSurge News


A 2016 report funded by the Gates Foundation found that in the U.S. alone, there are 13,000 instructional designers. Yet, when I graduated fro
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Campus Technology 2017: USC Succeeds at Human-Centered Design for Tech

Campus Technology 2017: USC Succeeds at Human-Centered Design for Tech | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Higher education experts share five tips to improve technology strategies.
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A quick guide to the wonderful world of podcasting

A quick guide to the wonderful world of podcasting | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
They're popular, they're usually free, and they're fun.
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The Best iPad Apps of 2017

The Best iPad Apps of 2017 | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
These 50 apps will transform your iPad, iPad mini, or iPad Pro into the ultimate slate computer for work and play.
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100 Education Hashtags for Teachers and EdLeaders

100 Education Hashtags for Teachers and EdLeaders | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Hashtags can help you take part in important conversations and make valuable connections whether you’re a teacher, principal or superintendent.
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Time to Change the Vocabulary of #EdTech Leadership

Time to Change the Vocabulary of #EdTech Leadership | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Often when administrators are asked about the current state of education technology in their school or district, they make declarativ
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