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ICTmagic Resources-Old Maps Online

ICTmagic Resources-Old Maps Online | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
A beautifully made search engine for old maps. A great resource for history and geography projects. Just scroll or search the location and choose the map you wish to view.
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Essay Map

Amazing FREE essay outliner for middle school students http://t.co/mANiI2Lx #sped #edchat #edtech #education #spedchat #RTI...
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A Better Interactive Whiteboard: an iPad and the Apple TV | Tech Savvy Teachers

A Better Interactive Whiteboard: an iPad and the Apple TV | Tech Savvy Teachers | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Presented at ISTE 2012 The Interactive Whiteboard (IWB) promised a rich learning experience, but the reality of classroom use has, by in large, not lived (A Better Interactive Whiteboard: an iPad and the Apple TV http://t.co/HxvADKo8...
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Check out the TeacherCast review of the app: Qrafter

Check out the TeacherCast review of the app: Qrafter | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Qrafter is a universal app that interprets those digital masterpieces, QR Codes. I began introducing my students to quick response codes 2 years ago.
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How tablets are changing assistive technology

How tablets are changing assistive technology | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
eClassroom News (RT @SNewco: RT @nearpod: How tablets are changing assistive technology http://t.co/3MfASHPb #mlearning #ipaded...)...
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Nik's QuickShout: Digital Study Skills - Gist Reading

Nik's QuickShout: Digital Study Skills - Gist Reading | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
RT @missnoor28: Digital Study Skills - Gist Reading http://t.co/7jMBRV41 by @NikPeachey #edtech #edchat #ESL #EFL...
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check out the TeacherCast review of the app: Math Flash Cards

check out the TeacherCast review of the app: Math Flash Cards | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Growing up, I was never good at Math.  My test scores were low and it took me hours of studying just to memorize my multiplication tables.
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7 Tips for iBooks Accessibility

7 Tips for iBooks Accessibility | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

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I just authored an iBook textbook focusing on iBooks Accessibility. I’ve tried my best to make the iBook an exemplar of the principles I discuss. The videos are closed captioned, the images ...

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snag.gy - paste images!

snag.gy - paste images! | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

Snag.gy is an image hosting service that lets you paste images from your clipboard directly online. via @rmbyrne

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Five-Minute Film Festival: Learn to Use Web 2.0 Tools

Five-Minute Film Festival: Learn to Use Web 2.0 Tools | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Amy Erin Borovoy is Edutopia's digital media curator, and she has a passion for content at the intersection of online video, new technologies, and education.
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Knowledge Graph: Easy Fact Finding Allows for Deeper Search

Knowledge Graph: Easy Fact Finding Allows for Deeper Search | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Wondering how to use Google’s new Knowledge Graph? The resulting panels to the right of the main results are meant to move research beyond simple data retriev (RT @noagendaHS Google's knowledge graph helps students dive deeper into learning.
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Introducing Skype in the classroom

This short animation shows how teachers can use Skype in their classrooms - meet new people, introduce experts, and connect with different cultures from around the world. Skype is a free and easy way to transform learning experiences.
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The iPad and Student Use

The iPad and Student Use | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Students aren’t daunted by the iPad interface. They may take time to experiment and understand steps required to produce an outcome, but they will persevere. Having observed students at diffe...
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Tony Vincent's Learning in Hand - Project Based Learning and iPads/iPods

Tony Vincent's Learning in Hand - Project Based Learning and iPads/iPods | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

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1000's of Free Online Technology Resources - WeAreTeachers

K-12 Tech Tools  ( http://edutechdatabase.wikispaces.com/) is a database of over 1000 free, kid-safe, online resources.

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Kids have a blast discovering plants and climate with Green Up - Teachers with Apps

Kids have a blast discovering plants and climate with Green Up - Teachers with Apps | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
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Why Twitter Matters: Tomorrow’s Knowledge Network

Why Twitter Matters: Tomorrow’s Knowledge Network | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

Twitter still comes in for high-blown denunciations from Great Persons who have never used it. RT @AnaCristinaPrts


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CristinaSkyBox: Visual Blogging & Surveying

CristinaSkyBox: Visual Blogging & Surveying | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it

Blogging serves different purposes and is becoming a more mainstream class activity as time goes by.  For learners who are beginning to blog, Image manipulation is not just a playful activity either; it is part of digital literacies and learning about multimedia. via @CristinaSkyBox


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Digital Learning Day: Resource Roundup

Digital Learning Day: Resource Roundup | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Here are 30 great tech makeovers and ideas to help you get started: Resources by Topic Integrating Technology into Schools Online Learning and Blended Classrooms Teaching with New Me (RT @edutopia: [Timely] Digital Learning Resource Roundup
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Web 2.0 Tools for Education

Web 2.0 Tools for Education | Edtech PK-12 | Scoop.it
Web 2.0 Tools for Education: 12 Stunning Infographics on Education, Technology & Social Media | Education Insigh...
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13 Websites That Offer Free eBooks for Teachers

On average, using one free eBook instead of a printed copy can save your class around $450! Try perusing these 13 websites to find free teacher eBooks.
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