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Google Apps as LMS and PLE - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Google Apps as LMS and PLE - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
This article will talk about how to combine the free edition of Google Apps to set up a synergetic LMS for your teaching practice, dealing with lecturing, content creation, collaboration and assessment.

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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Boys Aren't Better Than Girls at Math, but Teachers Think They Are - Slate Magazine (blog)

Boys Aren't Better Than Girls at Math, but Teachers Think They Are - Slate Magazine (blog) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
When it comes to explaining why women are underrepresented in STEM, it’s not enough to point to discrimination in hiring, even though that is a real phenomenon.
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Perception vs. Reality

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3 Best Educational Apps That Improve Math Fluency | Edudemic

3 Best Educational Apps That Improve Math Fluency | Edudemic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
After testing 10 different apps in the classroom for several weeks, I can confidently endorse Operation Math, Free Graphing Calculator, and DragonBox Algebra 5+ as the best math fluency apps for iO...
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Free Technology for Teachers: Three Fun and Free Android Apps for Math Practice

Free Technology for Teachers: Three Fun and Free Android Apps for Math Practice | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Three Fun and Free Android Apps for Math Practice via Free Technology for Teachers - In BYOD ... http://t.co/IA1lEG31jT
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The Least Talked About Problem in EdTech | Ideas and Thoughts - Linkis.com

The Least Talked About Problem in EdTech | Ideas and Thoughts - Linkis.com | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The Least Talked About Problem in EdTech #Edchat http://t.co/PMYTcx3jVr
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What Teachers Need to Know about Critical Thinking Vs Creative Thinking ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

What Teachers Need to Know about Critical Thinking Vs Creative Thinking ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @fishtree_edu: Critical Thinking vs Creative Thinking http://t.co/gV1Iuf5Rig ; #stuvoice #edchat #digcit http://t.co/aG32vXG16S
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Chris Carter's curator insight, February 15, 2015 5:04 AM

Sold! This infographic has me thinking. Now, am I thinking critically or creatively?

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Google Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum – Know your web – Good to Know – Google

Google Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum – Know your web – Good to Know – Google | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A Free Digital Literacy And Citizenship Curriculum From Google: http://t.co/WwDCoV0Lhf
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iOS Apps For Middle School Education

iOS Apps For Middle School Education | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Public mind map by Jeff Chicki. Create your own collaborative mind maps for free at www.mindmeister.com
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Audio & Video Tips - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Audio & Video Tips - The Rapid eLearning Blog | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
  Today’s authoring tools make it easy to leverage the power of multimedia. Your courses can include not only graphics and illustrations but also narration, music, screencasts, and videos.

Via Gumersindo Fernández, Juergen Wagner, steve batchelder
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100+ STEM iPad Apps For Learning

100+ STEM iPad Apps For Learning, from TeachThought.com.

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Minecraft in Education: The Eduplex v2.0 (EdTech Training Center)

Links to Minecraft projects: Eduplex v1.0 http://goo.gl/o5jL31 Entrepreneur Math Project (Project-Based Learning) http://goo.gl/s4sf9G Calculating Speed with...
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iOS Apps Can Now Be Twice As Big - TechCrunch

iOS Apps Can Now Be Twice As Big - TechCrunch | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
For the first time since the launch of the App Store, Apple has increased the maximum size allowed for apps and games distributed through its App Store.
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Technology Tidbits: Thoughts of a Cyber Hero: Explain 3D

Explain 3D http://t.co/JXOjs15jwV #edtech #web20 #edapps
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Unexpected Tools That are Influencing the Future of Education

Unexpected Tools That are Influencing the Future of Education | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Unschooling, greater independence for the student and teacher, and getting in touch with our social and emotional selves are just some of the topics that have inspired educators and life-long learners.
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Sharryn Cunningham's curator insight, February 21, 2015 8:15 PM

Somehow parents, teachers and school leaders need to find the balance between traditional and contemporary teaching and learning expectations. To be truly effective this needs to be a whole school vision to ensure students consolidate 21st Century practices.

Roselyne Lecuyer's curator insight, February 23, 2015 4:03 AM

Eg Learning Maths through games apps !

Cf also : 5 Games and Apps That Build Math and English Skills

http://blogs.kqed.org/mindshift/2014/03/5-games-and-apps-that-build-math-and-english-skills/

Jen Pollard's curator insight, February 23, 2015 7:47 PM

Unschooling, greater independence for the student and teacher, and getting in touch with our social and emotional selves are just some of the topics that have inspired educators and life-long learners.

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13 Creative Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom

13 Creative Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @jonathanwylie: 13 Creative Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom h/t @mattBgomez #edtech #socialmedia www.educationandtech.comSee on Scoop.it - Educational Technology Applications
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25+ Terrific Educational App Developers - Teachers With Apps

25+ Terrific Educational App Developers - Teachers With Apps | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
25+ Terrific Educational App Developers , a group called EdAppTalk gets together to talk education and techSource: teacherswithapps.comSee on Scoop.it - Educational Technology Applications
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Free Technology for Teachers: Words Mine Offers a Tetris-like Game for Spelling Practice

Free Technology for Teachers: Words Mine Offers a Tetris-like Game for Spelling Practice | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @brianhdean98: Words Mine Offers a Tetris-like Game for Spelling Practice http://t.co/qNYxGVC8n7 #ipaded #flipclass #byod #ipadchat #edt…
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Inkboard Upgrade Lets You Scribble All Over Your Photos

Inkboard Upgrade Lets You Scribble All Over Your Photos | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Did you ever have to resist the urge to doodle on a photo? Now you don’t have to … resist the urge, that is. You can just go ahead and…
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iCloud beta now lets anyone create an Apple ID and use Pages, Numbers, and Keynote for free

iCloud beta now lets anyone create an Apple ID and use Pages, Numbers, and Keynote for free | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Good news for people wanting to use Apple's productivity software: starting tonight, anyone, with or without a Mac or iOS device, will be able to create an Apple ID and sign in to the iCloud beta website to start using Pages, Numbers, and Keynote...
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‘The Digital Economy’ author Don Tapscott looks back two decades to look forward

‘The Digital Economy’ author Don Tapscott looks back two decades to look forward | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Landmark author argues that digital disruption undermines the traditional approach to social supports
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Pinterest, Apple partner to feature iOS apps on Pinterest - Telecompaper (subscription)

Pinterest, Apple partner to feature iOS apps on Pinterest - Telecompaper (subscription) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Pinterest, Apple partner to feature iOS apps on Pinterest
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Pinterest and Apple and collaborating to feature iOS apps on Pinterest and allow users to download those apps directly from Pinterest's website, reported Gigaom.
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A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: Amazing! 74 Infographics for Teacher-Librarians (L.A. Teachers Too!)

A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: Amazing! 74 Infographics for Teacher-Librarians (L.A. Teachers Too!) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
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How Can Developers Make Meaningful Learning Games for Classrooms?

How Can Developers Make Meaningful Learning Games for Classrooms? | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
As game developers look at a complicated education marketplace studded with persistent challenges, a few guidelines have begun to emerge to help make it easier for teachers to use and see value in educational games.
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