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Nice Interactive Timeline Of Major Inventions

Nice Interactive Timeline Of Major Inventions | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
ITN has created a nice interactive timeline of major inventions from the past 114 years. I'm adding it to The Best Sites Where Students Can Learn About Inventions. Here's their introductory video a...
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Arizona State University, Claire McLaughlin's curator insight, January 6, 2015 4:36 PM

This is a great site of inventions of the last 114 years.  It uses real footage of the invention with audio.  Quotes given by the inventors are also posted.  Students would get the real picture of "life back then."

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14 Little-Known Ways Students Can Get More Out Of Google | Edudemic

14 Little-Known Ways Students Can Get More Out Of Google | Edudemic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
'14 little-known ways students can get more out of Google' http://t.co/8KR7oNVGz1 (via @edudemic) #edtech http://t.co/kLvjbBrYsI
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DoInk: Using the Composition Mode

DoInk: Using the Composition Mode | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The DoInk Animation app is a wonderful tool for teaching flip book style animation to students as well as creating a multitude of amazing compositions. Here is a tutorial showing how to put your...
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Aardman updates Animate It for iOS to version 2.0 with design refresh plus new ... - AppAdvice

Aardman updates Animate It for iOS to version 2.0 with design refresh plus new ... - AppAdvice | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Animate It for iOS has finally undergone a long-overdue design refresh.
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Are district apps the next big thing in K-12?

Are district apps the next big thing in K-12? | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Two Wisconsin school districts have created apps allowing families to receive updates on everything from weather alerts and cafeteria offerings to grades and school events. 
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My school has an app (two years in development) that provides convenient updates and information for our school community.  This can be a very expensive project to add into already over-extended budgets but is worth it in the end if the app is well-designed.

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Q&A: Author Audrey Watters on Education Technology's 'Monsters' - EdTech Magazine: Focus on Higher Education

Q&A: Author Audrey Watters on Education Technology's 'Monsters' - EdTech Magazine: Focus on Higher Education | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
One of EdTech's Top 50 bloggers has a vision for the future.
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Brickapic

Brickapic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Turn your pic into a LEGO® brick mosaic.
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Convert images into "lego" images.

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Looking For Real-World Math Problems? Try Google Earth!

Looking For Real-World Math Problems? Try Google Earth! | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Aiming to get kids to understand and solve real-world math problems, one teacher developed a tool that uses Google Earth.
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Game Based Learning in Education - Free Report - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Game Based Learning in Education - Free Report - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A ETR RRC Report on Game Based Learning in Education - an edtech trend of 21st century which is making students and teachers more engaged and focused on work and also creating better classroom environment and learning outcomes.
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5 More Cool Tools to Take Classroom Collaboration to a New Level

5 More Cool Tools to Take Classroom Collaboration to a New Level | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
More Fun Free Tools for Collaborative Classroom Assignments In May, we published the post, 20 Fun Free Tools for Interactive Classroom Collaboration. Given the
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Assistive Technology Blog: Man Controls Both Prosthetic Limbs With Mind

Assistive Technology Blog: Man Controls Both Prosthetic Limbs With Mind | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @ATBlog2: Assistive Technology Blog: Man Controls Both Prosthetic Limbs With Mind http://t.co/BS3OgjzVOB #assistivetechnology #amputee #…
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8 Fantastic Free Resources You Must Know for Foreign Language Teaching and Learning

8 Fantastic Free Resources You Must Know for Foreign Language Teaching and Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Here are eight fantastic free resources for learning and teaching foreign language.Source: edtechreview.inSee on Scoop.it - Educational Technology ApplicationsSource: inkleined-to-teach.comSee on S...
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Interested in Working and Learning with Langwitches in 2015?

Interested in Working and Learning with Langwitches in 2015? | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Readers of the Langwitches blog know the passion I have for sharing my work and own learning path around of 21st century, modern, contemporary, the "now" literacies with educators and students from...
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Excellent Science Apps to Use on Chromebooks ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Excellent Science Apps to Use on Chromebooks ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @AngelynCheatham: Excellent Science Apps to Use on Chromebooks http://t.co/EHMVmf6jnv #edtech #web20 #edapps
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Midyear Update on Hot Apps for Teaching

Midyear Update on Hot Apps for Teaching | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Vicki Davis with Richard Byrne





Tune in as we check in with the author of one of our favorite resources for finding great education technology tools.
Follow: @rmbyrne, @coolcatteacher, @bamradionetwork
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Five-Minute Film Festival: The Basics of Blended Learning | Edutopia

Five-Minute Film Festival: The Basics of Blended Learning | Edutopia | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Get a better understanding of the definition and the promise of blended learning from this playlist of nine videos and additional resources gathered by VideoAmy.
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70+ Source of Royalty Free Stock Photos for Your Themes, Website and Blog

70+ Source of Royalty Free Stock Photos for Your Themes, Website and Blog | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
An image can express a thousand words within a single appearance. It not only tells its audience what you precisely want to tell them, but also breathes life to your website and help to accelerate your conversion wheel.
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How to Disable Auto Play Video Ads in Google Chrome | Google Gooru

How to Disable Auto Play Video Ads in Google Chrome | Google Gooru | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
How to Disable Auto Play Video Ads in Google Chrome | Google Gooru http://t.co/w0AxayTWIi via @thegooglegooru #gafe #edapps #google -cf
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Teacher's Quick Guide to Google Best Services ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Teacher's Quick Guide to Google Best Services ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @iria_marino: What can you do with Google? http://t.co/J8UA3yX3yP #Google @JSrichinda #edtech #edchat
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Free Technology for Teachers: Seven Web-based Tools for Delivering Flipped Lessons

Free Technology for Teachers: Seven Web-based Tools for Delivering Flipped Lessons | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Seven Web-based Tools for Delivering Flipped Lessons
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10 children's app trends for 2015

10 children's app trends for 2015 | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
How your kids might be playing, learning and creating on devices this year, as well as how those apps may get them out in the real world

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The Digital Rocking Chair's curator insight, January 5, 2015 10:59 AM


Stuart Dredge:  "Plenty of companies, from the biggest children’s brands to brand new technology startups, are exploring the potential of tablets and apps for kids, so what do they have in store for 2015?"

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10+ Places To Watch Fun Educational Videos Online

10+ Places To Watch Fun Educational Videos Online | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The Internet is full of great videos, some of which can be quite educational. A while back, we rounded up a few choice websites with informative videos to expand your mind.
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Top iOS news of the week: Apple tops, iPad slumps, pen patent - ZDNet

Top iOS news of the week: Apple tops, iPad slumps, pen patent - ZDNet | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Holiday week news in the world of iOS: Apple dominates holiday sales, iPad sales could slump for the first time, and Apple patents a pen.
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A Good Chart Featuring Over 50 Educational Encyclopedias

A Good Chart Featuring Over 50 Educational Encyclopedias | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @Delran_Super: 50 examples of educational encyclopedias via @medkh9 #edtech #library #edtechadmin #tlchat www.educatorstechnology.comSee on Scoop.it - Educational Technology Applications
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The 25 Best Pinterest Boards in Educational Technology

The 25 Best Pinterest Boards in Educational Technology | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Thanks to OnlineUniversities for this list of the Best Pinterest Boards in Educational Technology. Blogs and Twitter aren’t the only social tools out there that can help you keep up with the latest and greatest developments in educational technology. Pinterest is rapidly becoming a favorite tool of educators all over the nation, and many have amassed some pretty great collections of edtech-related pins that teachers and students alike can use to explore new ways to learn, share, teach, and grow.
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jlkpodar's curator insight, January 9, 2015 4:08 AM

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