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10 Steps to Strengthen Digital and Media Literacy

10 Steps to Strengthen Digital and Media Literacy | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A leading authority on media literacy education says education leaders should take these steps to improve digital and media literacy.
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How to Set Up an iTunes Allowance | Mac|Life

How to Set Up an iTunes Allowance | Mac|Life | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

"You can set up an iTunes allowance, which lets you specify a precise amount of cash that your kid can spend on apps without having to bug you each time he wants to try out a new iOS game. The allowance works just like an iTunes gift card, and can be used to purchase music, iOS apps, and Mac apps. It's easy to set up--we'll show you how!"


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A List of Free audio books for kids

A List of Free audio books for kids | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

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Best News Discovery Tools 2012

Best News Discovery Tools 2012 | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Via Scoop.it - Searching & sharingRobin Good: If you are curating a specific topic you may find yourself often wading through tons of useless content and wondering where you can find some good ...
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20 Great iPad Apps for Primary Literacy | The Creative Education Blog

20 Great iPad Apps for Primary Literacy | The Creative Education Blog | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

"So I asked everyone on Twitter for some advice on what th best apps were out there, and @narthernlad came back with so many suggestions I’m going to split them over a couple of posts!"


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At last - An app to create lesson plans

At last - An app to create lesson plans | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

"Two years of apps and not a Lesson Plan app that fit my needs!"

 

Untill now ... "iPlan Lessons $9.99 The price may seem high but consider that you buy this once and you never have to buy lesson plan books again (here's a selection of lesson plan books and their costs)."


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ThinkBinder

ThinkBinder | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
ThinkBinder is an app for real-time collaboration...

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3D technology helps autistic kids learn to read

Just another eSchool Media site (RT @greggfesta 3D technology helps autistic kids learn to read- http://t.co/VyCeUUGP #adpcenter #nmutr #edtech #njecc #classroomreset...)...
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iLibrarian » 5 Free Online Tools to Create Your Own Infographics

iLibrarian » 5 Free Online Tools to Create Your Own Infographics | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

Infographics and data visualizations have become incredibly popular ways to impart information while keeping your audience engaged. As a result, a slew of user-friendly, free online applications have been created which enable users to create their own information graphics


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Ten Websites for Science Teachers | Edutopia

Ten Websites for Science Teachers | Edutopia | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Blogger Eric Brunsell takes us on a tour of his favorite online resources for science teachers.
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50sites ver2

Version 2 of the highly successful series 50 Sites in 60 Minutes.
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12 Top Notch Online Presentation Tools » SitePoint

12 Top Notch Online Presentation Tools » SitePoint | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Sean lists 12 tools that will help you create online presentations to ease your long-distance meetings and easily get your point across without ever having to travel. (And Prezi!
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Top 5 Apps for Organizing School Work | Edudemic

Top 5 Apps for Organizing School Work | Edudemic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @lorievela: Top 5 #Apps for #Organizing School Work http://t.co/w9PWnR0C via @edudemic #education #productivity #edtech...
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How to save PDF files from Safari directly to iBooks | The iPaddict

How to save PDF files from Safari directly to iBooks | The iPaddict | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

"Have you ever come across a PDF file while surfing the web in Safari and wondered how to save a copy to iBooks for later viewing? Whether you need to save an important forms, an eBook, a user manual, an insurance policy, or something as simple as a nutritional information sheet for your favorite restaurant, your iPhone and iPad have the ability to save to iBooks built right in."


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Making Visual Narratives - makingvisualnarratives.com

Making Visual Narratives- comics, art, puppets, quilts, teaching, lesson plans (RT @batesdiane Excellent resource 4 Making Visual Narratives #edtech #digikids #digitalstorytelling http://t.co/oHyVSE5H...)...
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Select & Speak: An Easy To Use Text To Speech Extension [Chrome]

Select & Speak: An Easy To Use Text To Speech Extension [Chrome] | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

Select and Speak is a handy extension for Google Chrome that allows users to listen to text from almost any website. The extension has a list of voices (accents) to choose from; you can choose any of the voices that you recognize the clearest and the easiest.


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Works very fine in English - Useless in Danish and probably all other languages beside English
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50 Ways to Integrate Technology - Ways to Anchor Technology in Your Classroom Tomorrow

50 Ways to Integrate Technology - Ways to Anchor Technology in Your Classroom Tomorrow | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

50 useful websites for technology


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40+ Super Secret iPad Features and Shortcuts | iPad.AppStorm

40+ Super Secret iPad Features and Shortcuts | iPad.AppStorm | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
We all want to get the very best out of our devices! Who doesn't love finding out a new trick or shortcut?

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ScreenTweet – Awesome Twitter Tool | Mark Brumley

ScreenTweet – Awesome Twitter Tool | Mark Brumley | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

This could be a great way to use twitter in the classroom without having to ask pupils to create accounts


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Free Technology for Teachers: Two Tools for Reading ePub Files in Your Browser

Free Technology for Teachers: Two Tools for Reading ePub Files in Your Browser | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

 Two Tools for Reading ePub Files in Your Browser http://t.co/HeGk4c9z #edchat #elemchat #edtech #literacy...

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A New Way For Students To Share Notes & Learn Together | Edudemic

A New Way For Students To Share Notes & Learn Together | Edudemic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @pschoolsystems: A New Way For Students To Share Notes & Learn Together!
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3 Super Handy Page Highlight Tools For Annotating Online

3 Super Handy Page Highlight Tools For Annotating Online | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Highlighters, sticky notes and a red pen have been the tools of choice with paper. But, what are the best page highlight tools online?
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Twitter for Professional Development - The Educator's PLN

Twitter for Professional Development - The Educator's PLN | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Twitter 4 Pro D (RT @fryed: Twitter for Professional Development - In 2.5 minutes http://t.co/JsJoS4zi via @zite #edchat #OntCL #edtech #bced (!
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Teachers, Take Care Of Your Digital Identity | TeachHUB

Teachers, Take Care Of Your Digital Identity | TeachHUB | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Teachers, Take Care Of Your Digital Identity http://t.co/IHZz5lPW (via @TeachHub @briankotts) #edtech #edchat #ukedchat...
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App Store - SAS Flash Cards

Read reviews, get customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about SAS Flash Cards on the App Store. Download SAS Flash Cards and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. And it is free!

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