Edtech PK-12
Follow
Find
31.4K views | +11 today
 
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
onto Edtech PK-12
Scoop.it!

7 Online Quiz Tools Perfect For Classrooms - Edudemic

7 Online Quiz Tools Perfect For Classrooms - Edudemic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Whether you want to have students turn in work via an online form or simply take a quiz or test, online quiz tools are critical for connected classrooms.
more...
No comment yet.
Edtech PK-12
News, chat, integration and emerging technologies information
Curated by Cindy Rudy
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Clips: A Free Video Editor for iPads & iPhones

Clips: A Free Video Editor for iPads & iPhones | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
iMovie is a great video editor for the iPad. Wait, let me restate that. iMovie is a fantastic video editor for the iPad. However, for many people it just seems a little intimidating. I can absolute...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

#makeschooldifferent – Five Things

#makeschooldifferent – Five Things | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
With thanks to Scott McLeod, who started this whole thing, Donna Fry, who picked it up in Ontario, and Aviva Dunsiger who tagged me in her post. 1.  We have to stop pretending...that learning is natural and easy.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Word Writer Pro: The Perfect MS Word Replacement for Mac | Technology Blogged

Word Writer Pro: The Perfect MS Word Replacement for Mac | Technology Blogged | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Word Writer Pro is a newly-released app for Mac which aims big; namely to become a good replacement for the well-known Microsoft Word which is available just on
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

The Qualitative Formative Assessment Toolkit: Document Learning with Mobile Technology

The Qualitative Formative Assessment Toolkit: Document Learning with Mobile Technology | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
To assess your students' ongoing awareness of what and how they're learning, consider using cameras, screenshots, video, and screencasting as everyday classroom tools.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Ignite Teaching - Students Collaborating on Multimedia Projects

Ignite Teaching - Students Collaborating on Multimedia Projects | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Ignite Teaching is a free iPad app that students can use to collaborate on the development of multimedia projects. Through Ignite Teaching teachers can create project titles that they share with st...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Free Technology for Teachers: A Short Guide to Taking Screenshots on Your Laptop and Tablet

Free Technology for Teachers: A Short Guide to Taking Screenshots on Your Laptop and Tablet | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A Short Guide to Taking Screenshots on Your Laptop and Tablet
http://t.co/VJxUn5xtAj #edtech
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

A Good Inventory To Identify Students Learning Styles

A Good Inventory To Identify Students Learning Styles | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A Good Inventory To Identify Students Learning Styles http://t.co/E5HvQ5jQ6U #edtech #web20 #edapps
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

What We're Reading: iPad management in the classroom

What We're Reading: iPad management in the classroom | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Some great resources about iPad management in the classroom, from around the edtech blogosphere.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

25000 iOS Apps Vulnerable To Critical HTTPS Bug Says SourceDNA: Check ... - iDigitalTimes.com

25000 iOS Apps Vulnerable To Critical HTTPS Bug Says SourceDNA: Check ... - iDigitalTimes.com | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A vulnerability in AFNetworking is rendering 25,000 or more iOS apps vulnerable to a critical https bug. Here's how to check if any of your apps are affected.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

A Beautiful Graphic On Bad Digital Habits

A Beautiful Graphic On Bad Digital Habits | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A Beautiful Graphic On Bad Digital Habits http://t.co/HcUgpfYj29 #edtech #web20 #edapps
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

The Best Twitter Chat For Teachers In 2015 -

The Best Twitter Chat For Teachers In 2015 - | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The Best Twitter Chat For Teachers In 2015 by TeachThought Staff If there was ever a doubt that education twitter chats were kind of a big deal, this television guide-style document should set things straight....
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Cindy Rudy from Transmedia: Storytelling for the Digital Age
Scoop.it!

Minecraft and The Future of Transmedia Learning | DMLcentral

Minecraft and The Future of Transmedia Learning | DMLcentral | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
EPIC HEADSHOP: The Evolution of Minecraft
When my 8-year-old son typed “epic headshop at 31;65” into the command prompt, I realized the Minecraft I knew was dead. In its place something new had emerged.

Via The Digital Rocking Chair
Cindy Rudy's insight:

A whole new term for me: transmedia learning!

more...
The Digital Rocking Chair's curator insight, April 23, 3:34 PM


Barry Joseph:  "When my 8-year-old son typed “epic headshop at 31;65” into the command prompt, I realized the Minecraft I knew was dead. In its place something new had emerged. If I wanted to keep using it as a vehicle for advancing learning goals, it was high time for a serious reevaluation."

Dr. Pamela Rutledge's curator insight, April 24, 2:33 PM

An excellent article that explores the link between Minecraft and the concept of transmedia education.  It underscores the importance of defining transmedia as a cross-media experience and critical 21st century literacy (and not immediately escalating to images of a Hollywood franchise).  It also contains links to a couple of very good 'transmedia education' resources if you haven't read them.

Mónica Beloso's curator insight, April 24, 7:34 PM

añada su visión ...

Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

REALLY using the Photo Library | iPad Art Room

REALLY using the Photo Library | iPad Art Room | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
For teaching and learning, the connected camera is an incredible tool, and the Photo Library app adds value that extends far beyond storage space. Using
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

What Will It Take for iPads to Upend Teaching and Learning?

What Will It Take for iPads to Upend Teaching and Learning? | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
One principal in an affluent Bay Area School is striving to do more than just "enhance" classroom learning with iPads.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

10 Easy-to-Use Photo Editing Programs for Newbie Photographers

10 Easy-to-Use Photo Editing Programs for Newbie Photographers | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Ever since Steve Jobs slapped a camera onto the iPhone, everyone has become a budding photographer.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

The iPad as a Tool for Creation to Strengthen Learning

The iPad as a Tool for Creation to Strengthen Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
We don’t want iPads to just become replacements for notebooks and textbooks, we want them to be objects to think with. We want students using them to mess around with the world around them and their courses of study. Here are ideas on how to use iPads to create and document in order to cement what students are learning.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Digital Compass- Teach Digital Literacy and Cit...

Digital Compass- Teach Digital Literacy and Cit... | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Digital Compass- Teach Digital Literacy and Citizenship (grades 6 to 9) on iGeneration - 21st Century Education curated by Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

EDBRIEF: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt acquires Scholastic's EdTech and Services Business

EDBRIEF: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt acquires Scholastic's EdTech and Services Business | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt announced that it agreed to acquire Scholastic’s education technology and services business for $575 million in cash.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

How to Bring Augmented Reality to Your School's Art Show (EdSurge News)

How to Bring Augmented Reality to Your School's Art Show (EdSurge News) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Our school’s annual art show comes with a twist. This year, at the third annual Spring Interactive Art Show, each student selected two pieces from their art portfolio to display—complete with QR codes and augmented reality!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Kleinspiration: Access TONS of Free Digital Content via @EDpuzzle and Personalize It for Your Class!

Kleinspiration: Access TONS of Free Digital Content via @EDpuzzle and Personalize It for Your Class! | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @EDpuzzle: 5 Reasons Why You Should EDpuzzle Your Videos: http://t.co/O0TA6atA4J #edtech #edchat #flipclass via @KleinErin
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Sarah Hodgson on Twitter

Sarah Hodgson on Twitter | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
8 Characteristics of the Innovator's Mindset via @sylviaduckworth #edtech #edchat Bring on #ADE2015 pic.twitter.com/jShBnAOjix
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

36 Free Tools for Creating Unique Images | Sprout Social

36 Free Tools for Creating Unique Images | Sprout Social | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
These free image tools allow you to create unique content for your social media posts, websites and blogs. Infographics to logos, we've got you covered.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

7 Key eLearning Trends For 2016 - eLearning Industry

7 Key eLearning Trends For 2016 - eLearning Industry | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
What's in store for the innovative eLearning methods in 2016? At this article you will find 7 Key eLearning Trends For 2016.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Cindy Rudy from iGeneration - 21st Century Education
Scoop.it!

8 Ways to Develop Critical Thinking Skills with EdTech

8 Ways to Develop Critical Thinking Skills with EdTech | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
This article covers 8 different edtech strategies that can bring a positive difference to any tech-oriented student's classroom experiences.

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
more...
No comment yet.