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Innovative ideas using @explainevrythng

A short video to explain how I made my short video on the International space station using the iOS app Explain Everything.
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How to Record Simple Screencasts on iOS and Android

How to Record Simple Screencasts on iOS and Android | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
For those of us who want to record our gaming exploits, demo an app for the wider world to see, or email a tutorial to mom and dad through the wonder of video, it’s fortunate that recording screencasts is no longer the exclusive preserve of devs and serious coders. Whatever platform your smartphone (or tablet) runs, you can record on-screen activity without too much trouble.
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What Kids Learn When They Play Minecraft | Learning

What Kids Learn When They Play Minecraft | Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Minecraft can help teach kids about all sorts of things, from math and science to problem solving, collaboration and history.
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3 Apps to use in conjunction with the new Book Creator comic templates - Daily Genius

3 Apps to use in conjunction with the new Book Creator comic templates - Daily Genius | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The comic strip updates to Book Creator.
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17 apps and web tools to help you write a better research paper - Daily Genius

17 apps and web tools to help you write a better research paper - Daily Genius | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Any college student eventually comes up against that academic kryptonite: the dreaded research paper. Most students consider it a necessary evil, but research papers are actually a very effective way to hone research and writing skills.
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10 great Twitter chats every teacher should follow

10 great Twitter chats every teacher should follow | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Last week we celebrated Connected Educator Appreciation Day - one of the most important elements of being a ‘connected educator’ are inarguably Twitter chats.
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3 Great iPad Apps for Creating Educational Rubr...

3 Great iPad Apps for Creating Educational Rubr... | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
3 Great iPad Apps for Creating Educational Rubrics via @medkh9 on iGeneration - 21st Century Education (Pedagogy & Digital Innovation) curated by Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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How to Use Twitter for Teaching and Learning | Edudemic

How to Use Twitter for Teaching and Learning | Edudemic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Teachers can use Twitter to connect with experts around town to get perspectives that will enrich lessons.
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14 Currencies For the Digital Learner

14 Currencies For the Digital Learner | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
14 Currencies For the Digital Learner: How Learning Currencies Are Evolving with technology
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4 Important Google Drive Skills for Teachers | ...

4 Important Google Drive Skills for Teachers | ... | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
4 Important Google Drive Skills for Teachers on iGeneration - 21st Century Education (Pedagogy & Digital Innovation) curated by Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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10 Videos Exploring The Internet As It Was In The 1990s

10 Videos Exploring The Internet As It Was In The 1990s | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The history of the Internet stretches back as far as 1969, but it didn't become popular until the 1990s when the whole thing became commercialized, ISPs started offering access, and the World Wide Web emerged to give normal people something to actually do online. In the developed world, only around 10 percent of people had…
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Watch live conversations about topics that matter most to you

Watch live conversations about topics that matter most to you | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Welcome to Blab, a place to watch, join, and interact with live conversations about the topics that matter most to you.
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Educators, Use the STEM Library to Bring Coding to your Classroom | Tynker Blog

Educators, Use the STEM Library to Bring Coding to your Classroom | Tynker Blog | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Did you know that your students can use coding to show the lifecycle of a butterfly? Create a history timeline or interactive story? Demonstrate fractions or probability?

With our new STEM Project Library — featuring ready-to-use project templates that support many academic areas — you can easily enhance STEM learning by making coding a part of what you already teach, while adding a new level of fun for your students.

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Sphere 360 for Panoramic Picture Taking and Exploration

Sphere 360 for Panoramic Picture Taking and Exploration | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
 Technology helps teachers bring the world to their classroom.  This includes virtual field trips that are accessible through mobile devices.  Sphere 360 is a very cool app that lets users take pan…
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PBS KIDS ScratchJr on the App Store

Read reviews, compare customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about PBS KIDS ScratchJr. Download PBS KIDS ScratchJr and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
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Two New Sites Where Teachers Can Create Virtual...

Two New Sites Where Teachers Can Create Virtual... | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Sites that let teachers create virtual classrooms and then monitor student progress can be very helpful. Here are two new ones that I’m adding to various “Best” lists: Zearn is focused on math, and was suggested by reader Lynn.
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Lisa Nielsen: The Innovative Educator: How Tech Using Teachers Can #HavetheTalk with Administrators

Lisa Nielsen: The Innovative Educator: How Tech Using Teachers Can #HavetheTalk with Administrators | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
How Tech Using Teachers Can #HavetheTalk with Administrators https://t.co/whUZWps2Ws
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Free Technology for Teachers: 5 Things We Can do to Prepare Students to Work Independently

5 Things We Can do to Prepare Students to Work Independently https://t.co/dZsyffsIFm via @rmbyrne
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Apple's 2015 Hour Of Code Workshops Announced - Geeky Gadgets

Apple's 2015 Hour Of Code Workshops Announced - Geeky Gadgets | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Apple has announced its 2015 Hour of Code workshops which will take place in Computer Science Education Week between the 7th and 13th of December. Apple wi
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Because 3d Printing IS Filled With Learning Pos...

Because 3d Printing IS Filled With Learning Pos... | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Download practically anything you want from Thingiverse and spit it out. Instantly. That has a certain cool factor, that will make you want to print a few things.
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How To Monitor Your Digital Footprint using Goo...

How To Monitor Your Digital Footprint using Goo... | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Keeping tabs of your online presence is extremely important for students, teachers, and administrators.
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