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Grammar & vocabulary learning resources

Grammar & vocabulary learning resources | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Free English grammar & vocabulary exercises, rules, lessons, and tests online. Learn & practice English grammar & vocabulary.
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The 6 Technologies That Will Change the Face of Education - Campus Technology

The 6 Technologies That Will Change the Face of Education - Campus Technology | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Makerspaces, wearable technologies and adaptive learning technologies are three of the six technologies that will have a profound impact on higher education within the next five years, according to the NMC Horizon Report: 2015 Higher Education...
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Chris Carter's curator insight, February 14, 2015 7:12 AM

Technology will never change the heart of education. Relationships form the heart. I snicker at suggestions that the next big thing will change everything. At the same time tech can and should enhance the teaching-learning process by giving relational teaching greater resources fro all of us to share more effective resources, ask more probing questions, and learn together.

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7 Best Practices for Creating a Completely Mobile Campus -- Campus Technology

7 Best Practices for Creating a Completely Mobile Campus -- Campus Technology | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The University of Central Florida recently launched an initiative giving students and faculty anytime, anywhere, any-device access to instructional, research and administrative resources. Here's how.
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LeMaker Provides Banana Pi’s and Generous Support for Solar Digital Library all-in-one Kit Project—and for Maker Spaces

LeMaker Provides Banana Pi’s and Generous Support for Solar Digital Library all-in-one Kit Project—and for Maker Spaces | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
This past summer (July 2014), I became aware of LeMaker, a company that makes and provides support for open source technology. More specifically for the purposes of this post, I was interested in t...
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Apps for Autism

Apps for Autism | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
When in comes to choosing the right Apps for Autism, a little bit of investment may go a long way. Both  iTunes and the Android app store have heaps of apps designed specifically to help children with varying types of autism and ADHD.
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Chris Carter's curator insight, February 14, 2015 7:14 AM

Together we can share resources that empower the voices of people whose voices are challenged by autism.

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5 Applications to Make Awesome Animations - Small Business Computing

5 Applications to Make Awesome Animations - Small Business Computing | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Animated video is a great way to spice up your small business marketing. And it can boost your bottom line. We look at five animation software tools—four online and one computer-based—to help you get moving.
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What Comes First: the Curriculum or the Technology? | Edudemic

What Comes First: the Curriculum or the Technology? | Edudemic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
What Comes First: the Curriculum or the Technology? | Edudemic http://t.co/hqhQqcBbDf #ptsc #INeLearn #suptchat #cpchat #edchat #edtech
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Excellent Qualitative Formative Assessment Toolkit for Teachers

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Excellent Qualitative Formative Assessment Toolkit for Teachers | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @jadeballek: Differentiated Assessment:
Excellent Qualitative Formative Assessment Toolkit for Teachers - http://t.co/zTnpStWSyF #edtech
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A Dictionary For 21st Century Teachers: Learning Models

A Dictionary For 21st Century Teachers: Learning Models | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A Dictionary For 21st Century Teachers: An ongoing index of emerging learning models, theories, and technology for progressive teaching.
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These 3 video editing apps give you pro results straight from your phone

These 3 video editing apps give you pro results straight from your phone | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Today's tablets and phones have all the processing power you need for creating incredible movies, on the go. Here are three apps that can help.
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Send in the e-Cadets! Making kids responsible for e-safety - ICT and Computing in Education -

Send in the e-Cadets! Making kids responsible for e-safety - ICT and Computing in Education - | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
I came across the eCadets scheme recently, and mentioned it in the special e-safety edition of Dig...
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Great Creativity Apps That Every Teacher with an iPad Must Know - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Great Creativity Apps That Every Teacher with an iPad Must Know - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Here's a list of great creativity tools that every teacher with an iPad must know.
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5 Excellent New Twitter Tools for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 Excellent New Twitter Tools for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @theedtechdoctor: 5 Excellent New Twitter Tools for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning http://t.co/2Ojf75DBB8 #edtech
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iPhone And iPad Users Can Now Download iOS Apps From Pinterest - TechCrunch

iPhone And iPad Users Can Now Download iOS Apps From Pinterest - TechCrunch | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Pinterest is making its visual social network a destination for app downloads, after it announced a partnership with Apple that lets its users download iOS..
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Teachers' Guide to iPad ( Everything You Need to Know about Your iPad) ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Teachers' Guide to iPad ( Everything You Need to Know about Your iPad) ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @AngelynCheatham: Teachers' Guide to iPad ( Everything You Need to Know about Your iPad) http://t.co/WYHXu4YKkb #edtech #web20 #edapps
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Harvard and M.I.T. Are Sued Over Lack of Closed Captions

Harvard and M.I.T. Are Sued Over Lack of Closed Captions | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Federal lawsuits filed by advocates for the deaf says both schools violate antidiscrimination laws by not providing closed captioning in online lectures and podcasts.
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50 Ways EdTech Benefits Teachers and Students

50 Ways EdTech Benefits Teachers and Students | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
By Tom Vander Ark - There are at least 50 ways new EdTech tools are helping teachers to create new learning environments and experiences for students.

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Does Research Support Letting Students Use Cell Phones for Learning?

Does Research Support Letting Students Use Cell Phones for Learning? | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Teens today.Always on their phones. Lightening fast thumbs sharing content on Snapchat, Vine, Instagram, Twitter and more.
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AAC Posts from PrAACtical Week 6: February, 2015

AAC Posts from PrAACtical Week 6: February, 2015 | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Monday: Fun Finds at #ATIA15 Tuesday: Core Words for February - Putting Sentences Together Wednesday: Video of the Week - Auditory & Visual Scanning with Jack and Mary-Louise Thursday: 5 Things Families May Not Know About SLPs and AAC Assessment...
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Free Technology for Teachers: Read & Write for iPad and Android - Text to Speech and More

Free Technology for Teachers: Read & Write for iPad and Android - Text to Speech and More | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Read & Write for iPad/Android - Text to Speech & More http://t.co/Ux28z5oHxw #edtech #ipaded #edapps http://t.co/NVSQ3XGclA
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Tech Tool Review: Web-based Presentation Tools

Tech Tool Review: Web-based Presentation Tools | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
It seems fitting that our Tech Tool Review post for February comes during the month that features Groundhog Day. While most Americans await Punxsutawney Phil’s prognostication of more or less winte...
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10 Alternatives to InfuseLearning for Assessments

10 Alternatives to InfuseLearning for Assessments | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Yesterday, it was announced that InfuseLearning, the popular, free online formative assessment tool, will be closing its doors for good on April 3, 2015. Those that have used it know that it was a ...
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Chris Carter's curator insight, February 11, 2015 8:27 PM

Given the recent, unpleasant news, passing this piece along seems in order.

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60 Podcasts You Should Check Out

60 Podcasts You Should Check Out | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Tyler Nakatsu & Bonnie Lathram - our list of podcasts you should check out to support your learning, teaching, and knowledge in general.
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The 6 Major Skills for 21st Century Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The 6 Major Skills for 21st Century Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The 6 Major Skills for 21st Century Students http://t.co/vD38z7UJ5v #edtech #web20 #edapps
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Jeroen Clemens's curator insight, February 12, 2015 6:45 AM

another set of skills. But this one is interesting too.