Edtech PK-12
Follow
Find
31.4K views | +10 today
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!

American Libraries Learn To Read Teenagers - NPR (blog)

American Libraries Learn To Read Teenagers - NPR (blog) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
NPR (blog) American Libraries Learn To Read Teenagers NPR (blog) Some libraries mashed up print and digital by helping young people film book trailers and create"Read Boxes" — like the Red Box movie kiosks — with QR codes for others to view and...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

For Common Core, Khan Academy Goes High-Tech

For Common Core, Khan Academy Goes High-Tech | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Khan Academy unveiled a comprehensive set of free, interactive, online math exercises meant to support the new Common Core State Standards in grades K through 12.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

New Guide for District Tech Leaders on Front Lines of Student Privacy Battle

New Guide for District Tech Leaders on Front Lines of Student Privacy Battle | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A new guide attempts to offer a step-by-step guide for school districts seeking to protect the privacy of student data when contracting with private companies.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

80 Ways to Use Google Forms to Support Learning ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

80 Ways to Use Google Forms to Support Learning ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @colonelb: 80 Ways to Use Google Forms to Support Learning http://t.co/Gl98cDM5OT #edtech
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Get This Pair of Free Digital Books from iPad Educators! — Learning ...

Get This Pair of Free Digital Books from iPad Educators! — Learning ... | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
iPad Educators is a great website with the tagline "Redefining Teaching, From Dubia to the World." The website is run by four educators and is non-commercial, which is great because their app reviews are not paid for by the ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

instaGrok for iPad Helps Students Organize Their Research

instaGrok for iPad Helps Students Organize Their Research | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
instaGrok is a research tool that I first started sharing with teachers a couple of years ago. Students can use instaGrok to search for a topic and quickly get lists of facts on that topic, links t...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Free Technology for Teachers: Seven Free Online Whiteboard Tools for Teachers and Students

Free Technology for Teachers: Seven Free Online Whiteboard Tools for Teachers and Students | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Free web-based tools for collaborative drawing and typing. Great for student brainstorming! http://t.co/i2o722AuHi #edtech #edchat @rmbyrne
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

8 Excellent Tools for Formative Assessment to Try With Your Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

8 Excellent Tools for Formative Assessment to Try With Your Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @jenniferlagarde: 8 Excellent Tools for Formative Assessment to Try With Your Students http://t.co/OYQiLx3aN5 #tlchat #edchat #edtech
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Mobile Learning on Pinterest

Mobile Learning on Pinterest | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Explore Remind101's hand-picked collection of Pins about Mobile Learning on Pinterest. | See more about mobile learning, ipads and educational technology.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Free Technology for Teachers: Speech to Text and Text to Speech In Your Web Browser

Free Technology for Teachers: Speech to Text and Text to Speech In Your Web Browser | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Free Technology for Teachers: Speech to Text and Text to Speech In Your Web Browser http://t.co/Bch7YpXDt6 #edtech #tech
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

20 Guiding Questions To Develop A Digital Literacy Plan

20 Guiding Questions To Develop A Digital Literacy Plan | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Source: TeachThought Literacy is a chief concern for both academic and professional progress. Digital literacy is emerging as a genuine concern in education as technology competes with traditional ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Ozge Karaoglu's Blog - Creating Interactive Pictures

Ozge Karaoglu's Blog - Creating Interactive Pictures | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Creating Interactive Pictures http://t.co/WIsb4A0ZzD via @ozge #edtech
Cindy Rudy's insight:

I am a fan of Thinglink.  It is a simple to use tool with end product that requires critical thinking, decision-making, and curation!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Focus on the Opportunities Ed Tech Brings, Not the Hype

Focus on the Opportunities Ed Tech Brings, Not the Hype | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
You can hardly open a newspaper, visit an education website, or visit a school without being bombarded by excited claims about educational technology and a raft of intimidating jargon.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Beyond Technology, How to Spark Kids’ Passions

Beyond Technology, How to Spark Kids’ Passions | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Amidst a sea of available technology, what does it take to engage students, not just within a standardized curriculum, but in their own learning? What’s technology’s role, and what are policy implications?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teachers Who Use Educational Technology Infographic | e-Learning Infographics

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teachers Who Use Educational Technology Infographic | e-Learning Infographics | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teachers Who Use Educational Technology Infographic clarifies the habits of highly-effective educators, who use edtech! (Neat infographic.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Why You Should Use Video In Education - Edudemic

Why You Should Use Video In Education - Edudemic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
When I was a student, ‘using video in education’ mostly meant showing a movie in class. Which to me, as a student, was clearly much better than the alternative of a lecture.
more...
Tim Scholze's curator insight, March 23, 2014 10:48 AM

I'll try, will you?

Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Create Full Feature Stop-Motion Videos On Your iPad

Create Full Feature Stop-Motion Videos On Your iPad | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The National Film Board of Canada recently released a fantastic new iPad app for creating stop-motion videos. NFB StopMo Studio allows you to take a series of pictures and stitch them together to c...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

iPad Screencasting Apps for Schools

iPad Screencasting Apps for Schools | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
They're versatile, fun, and easy to use, so it's easy to see why iPad screencasting apps are so popular in the classroom. Here is a rundown of some of the very best.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Instructional Design Models in the 21st Century: A Review ...

Instructional Design Models in the 21st Century: A Review ... | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
EdTech Weekly Digest - 2 (March 2014) · The Fourth .... My research interest are 'Web 2.0', 'e-learning', 'Ubiquitous technologies', 'social media' , 'systems thinking', 'instructional design', 'education', 'green computing'.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

iDig Video #043 - H.S. Film Students Creating Their Own Guides! | EdReach

iDig Video #043 - H.S. Film Students Creating Their Own Guides! | EdReach | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The iDig Video team looks at how students can create their own guides to filming - including shots, composition and editing techniques.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

The Paperless iPad Classroom with the Google Drive App - Google Drive

The Paperless iPad Classroom with the Google Drive App - Google Drive | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
more...
iCoachP53's curator insight, March 19, 2014 10:54 AM

Google Drive is the lightest backpack you'll ever carry.

Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

Microsoft Office for iPad to Launch on March 27 - Mac Rumors

Microsoft Office for iPad to Launch on March 27 - Mac Rumors | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Microsoft will launch its Office suite on the iPad at a media event on March 27 according to a report from The Verge. The suite -- including Word,...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Cindy Rudy
Scoop.it!

5 Great Coding and Programming Apps for Kids

5 Great Coding and Programming Apps for Kids | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
  The ability to code is such a common demand nowadays and we think the following apps will be an excellent introduction for learners of all ages. There’s something for everyone in these 5 app...
more...
No comment yet.