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Visual Notetaking » Show What You Know with Media

RT @naomiharm: Visual Notaking http://t.co/jfMfS2T6Un Thanks @wfryer for this amazing list and how-to! #ipaded #iosedapp #edapps #sketchnot…
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Free Technology for Teachers: How to Create an Audio Slideshow With Annotations in YouTube

Free Technology for Teachers: How to Create an Audio Slideshow With Annotations in YouTube | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
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The Best 4 Google Drive Tools for Creating Mind Maps and Diagrams

The Best 4 Google Drive Tools for Creating Mind Maps and Diagrams | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @DLGWAEA: The Best 4 Google Drive Tools for Creating Mind Maps and Diagrams http://t.co/2icRnJvDrs #edtech #edapps #gafe http://t.co/Zei…;
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A New Search Tool For You and Your Students | Tech Learning

The Resource for Education Technology Leaders focusing on K-12 educators.
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Teaching across the curriculum with digital maps - Innovate My School

Teaching across the curriculum with digital maps - Innovate My School | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
It can be good to help students get a little extra perspective. Rachel Jones teams up with Brighton assistant headteacher David Rogers to take a look at what mapping technology can offer the classr...
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How schools kill creativity

How schools kill creativity | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity.
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Old enough or too young? MIT ‘sticker’ program teaches preschoolers programming skills - Electronic Products

Old enough or too young? MIT ‘sticker’ program teaches preschoolers programming skills - Electronic Products | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Old enough or too young? @MIT ‘sticker’ #program teaches #preschoolers #programming skills: http://t.co/Q9WmExzQ6v #edtech #research
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Adobe Unveils Web-Based Tools for Creating, Managing PDFs

.@Adobe launches cloud-based tools for creating, managing PDFs http://t.co/dxFIa4pk7w
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How to gamify your teaching: A quick guide to GBL - Innovate My School

How to gamify your teaching: A quick guide to GBL - Innovate My School | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Everyone enjoys gaming of one kind or another, but how can teachers go about implementing video games into the classroom? Nicole Ponsford puts all the research onto the table and discusses the findings.
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CoSN 2015 Harvard's Chris Dede Talks Deeper Learning - EdTech Magazine: Focus on Higher Education

CoSN 2015 Harvard's Chris Dede Talks Deeper Learning - EdTech Magazine: Focus on Higher Education | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Harvard Wirth Professor in Learning Technologies Chris Dede spoke with EdTech about the concepts behind Deeper Learning and the many ways technology can support it.
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Storybird: The Ultimate Online Storytelling Too...

Storybird: The Ultimate Online Storytelling Too... | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A great story teller can transport you to another world. They immerse you in the detail where you can see, smell and hear the narrative they are weaving.
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Turning Student Cell Phones into Instructional Tools with Nearpod (EdSurge News)

Turning Student Cell Phones into Instructional Tools with Nearpod (EdSurge News) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Heads down on desks. Eyes glued to a cell phone blinking and begging to be tapped for a higher score.
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LOST TEACHER TOOLS: Haiku Deck for UDL Multiple Means of Action and Expression

LOST TEACHER TOOLS: Haiku Deck for UDL Multiple Means of Action and Expression | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A great example of integrating web-based tools to support #UDL - LOST TEACHER TOOLS: Haiku Deck http://t.co/Nak0wCRfuQ
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Digital learning key part of SkillsFuture modules by polys, universities

Digital learning key part of SkillsFuture modules by polys, universities | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
TODAY reports: Online learning will be a key feature of the bite-sized courses to be offered by the publicly-funded universities and polytechnics as part of the SkillsFuture initiatives to drive lifelong learning.
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Another model to consider for lifelong learning.  I did not note information on the criteria used to determine the courses to be offered,

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Boy Oh Boy, Christmas Has Come Early For Teachers With The New StoryCorps Mobile App!

Boy Oh Boy, Christmas Has Come Early For Teachers With The New StoryCorps Mobile App! | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Anyone who's every listened to NPR is probably familiar with StoryCorps, and I've published several posts sharing their resources. They just unveiled a new free mobile app at the TED Conference tha...
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5 Fantastic, Fast, Formative Assessment Tools |...

5 Fantastic, Fast, Formative Assessment Tools |... | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
"With tools like Socrative, Kahoot, Zaption, Chatzy, and Plickers, teachers can use tech for immediate feedback about how students are learning and understanding the lesson."
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Chris Carter's curator insight, March 18, 2015 9:02 PM

It is what it is.

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The Newspaper Clipping Image Generator - Create your own fun newspaper

The Newspaper Clipping Image Generator - Create your own fun newspaper | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Make a newspaper clipping with your own headline and story. In example to surprise friends and coworkers, send a birthday greeting or to give your next blog entry a special look.
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Lesa Townsend's curator insight, April 8, 2015 7:55 PM

This looks really cool.  I'll have to check it out later.

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A Beautiful Visual on How Technology Is Transforming 21st Century Education - Linkis.com

RT @AngelaMaiers: A Beautiful Visual on How Technology Is Transforming 21st Century Education http://t.co/RD59FA10j4 #edtech
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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.
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Chris Carter's curator insight, March 18, 2015 9:32 PM

Yes, a powerful tool that is still flying under the radar. It is not "just" podcast any more, not by a long shot. 

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Survey: Adaptive Learning Tools Most Effective Ed Tech -- Campus Technology

Survey: Adaptive Learning Tools Most Effective Ed Tech -- Campus Technology | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Four out of five, 81 percent, of higher ed students used mobile devices in 2014, up 40 percent over 2013, according to a new survey from McGraw-Hill Education.
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Teaching in a Digital Age | The Open Textbook Project provides flexible and affordable access to higher education resources

Teaching in a Digital Age | The Open Textbook Project provides flexible and affordable access to higher education resources | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The book examines the underlying principles that guide effective teaching in an age when everyone,and in particular the students we are teaching, are using technology.
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In Awe of Appsmashing

In Awe of Appsmashing | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Have you ever heard of Appsmashing? If you haven’t, be prepared to have your mind blown. Last week, the Edcite team gave you tips for adapting your curriculum during the summer. While you have some...
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Student Rights & Voices Takes Center Stage

Student Rights & Voices Takes Center Stage | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
By Daniel Kao - Student rights is a mindset that empowers students to take control of their own learning, education, and lives.
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