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Seven Word Biographies

Seven Word Biographies | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A couple of weeks ago, I started some new classes, so I decided to create a new getting to know you activity based on seven word biographies. I think it's an enjoyable way to kick off the new term ...
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Changing how people learn with digital textbooks « TeleRead ...

Changing how people learn with digital textbooks « TeleRead ... | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Two recent stories have showed how developers and academics are using digital textbooks to change the way teachers and students engage.
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The Top 5 iPad Science Apps - PC Magazine

The Top 5 iPad Science Apps - PC Magazine | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The Top 5 iPad Science Apps
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A surprising number of science-related apps designed for the iPad are now available through iTunes.
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Favorite Educational iPad Apps That Are Also on Android - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Favorite Educational iPad Apps That Are Also on Android - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Here is a list of some of the amazing educational iPad apps that are also available on the Android Play Store.
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Dos and Don'ts for Skype in the Classroom - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Dos and Don'ts for Skype in the Classroom - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Skype is being used by many educators in their classrooms in many innovative ways. Get to know how teachers use Skype to open their students to a world beyond the classroom walls and connect with other classrooms.
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Use Easy Annotate with PDFs - Class Tech Tips

Use Easy Annotate with PDFs - Class Tech Tips | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

"For teachers and students looking to mark up a text on their iPad, Easy Annotate is worth checking out.  This iPad app lets users look at two PDF documents at once for side by side viewing, editing and linking.  Easy Annotate gives you the power to highlight, mark, underline, cross-out, draw, and add notes to any PDF document."

 


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iOS devs can finally offer promo codes for in-app purchases - Cult of Mac

iOS devs can finally offer promo codes for in-app purchases - Cult of Mac | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
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Apple is finally giving iOS developers the opportunity to provide promotional codes for in-app purchases.
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Cooperation vs Collaboration

Cooperation vs Collaboration | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
We often use these words interchangeably, but they represent fundamentally different ways of contributing to a group and each comes with its own dynamics and power structures that shape groups in...
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Tweet from @tonyvincent

Tweet from @tonyvincent | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A Great Student Rubric for Reviewing Apps #ipaded #edtech #mlearning http://t.co/mhuST6jsqs via @tonyvincent #edapp #edchat
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The Best Augmented Reality Apps for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The Best Augmented Reality Apps for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The Best #AugmentedReality #Apps for Teachers http://t.co/vLSpZTCWYb vía @medkh9 #edtech #edtools #edapps #AR
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5 New Tech Tools That Teachers Must Explore - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

5 New Tech Tools That Teachers Must Explore - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Here’s is the list of five new tech tools that teachers must explore to help them in their teaching processes.
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The Top 23 Educational iPad Apps Teachers Favour to Use in Schools ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The Top 23 Educational iPad Apps Teachers Favour to Use in Schools ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The Top 23 Educational iPad Apps Teachers Favor to Use in Schools ~ http://t.co/IAdhR6iUoQ via @medkh9 #edtech #ipaded #ipadchat
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How to Cite Tweets in an Academic Paper

How to Cite Tweets in an Academic Paper | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
MLA and APA prepare for the future of the academic citation. (Properly cited tweets in an academic paper?
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The 8 Key Elements Of Digital Literacy - Edudemic

The 8 Key Elements Of Digital Literacy - Edudemic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Many teachers have added ‘digital literacy’ as number four on the list of literacies their students should have (or be working towards, in most cases). Reading, writing, and math are now followed by digital literacy.
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Kleinspiration: Interactive Exercises from @SnapLearning to Practice Close Reading

Kleinspiration: Interactive Exercises from @SnapLearning to Practice Close Reading | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Interactive Exercises from @SnapLearning to Practice Close Reading http://t.co/2gFkhvRZHj via @KleinErin
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How to Use the Free YouTube Video Editor

How to Use the Free YouTube Video Editor | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
If you share video online, you should learn how to use the free YouTube editor. This free, online video editor is easy to use, and has more features than you might expect!
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Tool that Helps You Answer: Do All My Students Understand? Geddit- EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Tool that Helps You Answer: Do All My Students Understand? Geddit- EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Geddit is a web-based free app used by the teachers in the classroom to enable students to give immediate feedback about their understanding of a particular lesson. (Tool that Helps You Answer: Do All My Students Understand?
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18 Ways To Use Rubrics In Education - Edudemic

18 Ways To Use Rubrics In Education - Edudemic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Rubrics are an extremely useful classroom evaluation tool, though many teachers these days aren’t using them anymore, and don’t think they are necessary. The lovely graphic below from Mia MacMeekin takes a look at rubrics and why they should be used and what they can improve, along with a little guide for teachers on rubrics. …
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The Difference Between Updating And Rebooting Your Classroom

The Difference Between Updating And Rebooting Your Classroom | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
The Difference Between Updating And Rebooting Your Classroom (The Difference Between Updating And Rebooting Your Classroom @teachthought #edchat #educhat #K12 #edreform #teaching http://t.co/V83cOwm6jX)...
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Why And How Teachers Are (And Aren't) Using Technology - Edudemic

Why And How Teachers Are (And Aren't) Using Technology - Edudemic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
We often talk about iPads in K-12 classrooms, the availability of information on the web for college students to access, and a host of other similar topics in too many categories to mention.
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10 FREE Science Apps for Kids

10 FREE Science Apps for Kids | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
FREE science app - DIY Sun Science teaches kids about the science of the sun. Funded by the NASA and developed by Berkeley’s Lawrence Science Hall, this educational app is the second in a series of...
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App Smashing: Combining Google Drive, iTunes U, And Apps In The Classroom - Edudemic

App Smashing: Combining Google Drive, iTunes U, And Apps In The Classroom - Edudemic | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Many schools that have adopted one-one tablet technology struggle with the pre-requisite skills associated with moving files from app to app.
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Top 10 Websites for Teaching Grammar To Your Students - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Top 10 Websites for Teaching Grammar To Your Students - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Here is a list of top ten websites for teaching or learning grammar lessons.
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Using YouTube as a Time Machine for Your Classroom [#Infographic]

Using YouTube as a Time Machine for Your Classroom [#Infographic] | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Planning a lesson around YouTube just got easier and more fun. (Planning a lesson around YouTube just got easier: http://t.co/e8yChPbzot #EdTech)
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Drop message to create real world learning | To...

Drop message to create real world learning | To... | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Drop Messages is a fun app that allows you to share experiences with friends and family in a whole new way.
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