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12 Apps That Should Be On Elementary School iPad

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Literacy, Creativity, & Play: 12 Apps That Should Be On Elementary School iPad
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Free Technology for Teachers: 4 Google Apps Updates You Might Have Missed Last Week

Free Technology for Teachers: 4 Google Apps Updates You Might Have Missed Last Week | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
4 Google Apps Updates You Might Have Missed Last Week https://t.co/IrCWafvT0i #edtech #education #edchat
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Google teams up with MIT to make programming easier for kids

Google teams up with MIT to make programming easier for kids | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Google is teaming up with MIT's Media Lab to create Scratch Blocks, an updated version of the kid-centric programming language.
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Nice, But Expensive, Brainpop Feature: You Can Track Student Progress

Nice, But Expensive, Brainpop Feature: You Can Track Student Progress | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
I’ve been a longtime fan of Brainpop’s Social Studies animations, and often use them in my ELL U.S. & World History classes. I pay for the $220 yearly “classroom” subscr…
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5 reasons to install Google's keyboard on your iPhone

5 reasons to install Google's keyboard on your iPhone | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Google's new keyboard for iOS has some tricks sure to make Android users jealous.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Create an Interactive Video Summary of the School Year

As the end of the school year approaches you might find yourself looking for a way to create an audio slideshow of highlights of the school year.
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EdTech Startup Oddcast Expands “Voki” Classroom Program With A New App In Response To Teacher Demand

EdTech Startup Oddcast Expands “Voki” Classroom Program With A New App In Response To Teacher Demand | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Oddcast launches a new version of its Voki website for teachers along with a free iOS application called Voki for Education.
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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
7 Characteristics Of Teachers Who Effectively Use Technology
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Girls Who Code taps four teen girls for YouTube series

Girls Who Code taps four teen girls for YouTube series | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Girls Who Code selected four teens from around the country to serve as modern day role models in a new YouTube series 'My Code.'
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How to help students become digital creators

How to help students become digital creators | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A new report examines how giving students the power to explore digital technology improves learning.
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12 Common Core Tools & Resources For Teachers -

12 Common Core Tools & Resources For Teachers - | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
12 Common Core Tools & Resources For Teachers https://t.co/oYM7PJmFxP #education #teaching #edtech https://t.co/Jqu80uAIEt
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7 Tips for Teachers Who Have No Interest in Coding

7 Tips for Teachers Who Have No Interest in Coding | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
You can teach coding. There are simple ways to start. If you are already a teacher, you already have an advantage. Get the confidence to teach coding.
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Google Apps “GAFE Smashing” activities — Part 2: Digital Differentiation

When students and educators start smashing Google Apps together, creative activities start to emerge that aren’t possible with a single app. We’re exploring “GAFE Smashing” in a series of posts.
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Virtual reality — from the living room to the classroom

Virtual reality — from the living room to the classroom | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
With the dawn of virtual reality, we are in the midst of a massive paradigm shift in how educators will perceive and incorporate video gamin
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Google Slides: Ask Questions DURING a Presentation - Teacher Tech

Google Slides: Ask Questions DURING a Presentation - Teacher Tech | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Allow audience members to ask questions during a presentation. Google Slides allows the speaker to collect questions from the audience and respond.
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16 essential photo editor apps

16 essential photo editor apps | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Photoshop is the world's go-to photo editor – so much so that the word has become verbified, like 'Hoover' or 'Google'.
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Tech Tips for Teachers: 4 Ways to Use Google Forms

Tech Tips for Teachers: 4 Ways to Use Google Forms | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Experts from around the web share tactics and advice for educators who want to make the most of Google Forms.
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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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3 Reasons Educators Should Blog | Tech Learning

3 Reasons Educators Should Blog | Tech Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The Resource for Education Technology Leaders focusing on K-12 educators.
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20 Of The Best Laptops For Teachers Of 2016 -

20 Of The Best Laptops For Teachers Of 2016 - | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
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What a Decade of Education Research Tells Us About Technology in the Hands of Underserved Students (EdSurge News)

What a Decade of Education Research Tells Us About Technology in the Hands of Underserved Students (EdSurge News) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

Despite all the celebratory rhetoric around our nation's
declining dropout rates, during a given year, nearly 20% of students expected to graduate do not.
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Excellent read but sad news indeed.

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At schools with sub-par Internet, kids face a poor connection with modern life

At schools with sub-par Internet, kids face a poor connection with modern life | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The financial decisions of telecom companies have put rural students at a disadvantage.
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30 essential iPad Apps for the paperless classroom

30 essential iPad Apps for the paperless classroom | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
I make no apologies for making this an iPad focused post. So many of the schools that I work with have iPads both for students and for educators. The majority of the 30 Apps I’ve chosen are o…
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5 Of The Best eLearning Authoring Tools For Blended Learning -

5 Of The Best eLearning Authoring Tools For Blended Learning - | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
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Google takes a new approach to native apps with Instant Apps for Android

Google takes a new approach to native apps with Instant Apps for Android | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Mobile apps often provide a better user experience than browser-based web apps, but you first have to find them, download them, and then try not to forget you..
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Google Apps “GAFE Smashing” activities — Part 1: Dynamic Docs

Google Apps “GAFE Smashing” activities — Part 1: Dynamic Docs | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Google Apps are powerful classroom tools by themselves. When you smash multiple apps together in one activity, magic can happen. Here are some examples.
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