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Infogr.am Charts for Excel | Infogram

Infogr.am Charts for Excel | Infogram | EdTech Topics | Scoop.it
Create infographics and interactive online charts. It's free and super-easy! Follow other users and discover amazing data stories!

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Philip Vinogradov's curator insight, July 26, 2013 7:03 PM

Bringing excell a little closer to Google Sheets. Free if you are already paying through the nose for excell, and if you are working on the newest office in windows 8.

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Maker classrooms: Is there an app for that? | Invent To Learn

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Apps that can be used in makerspaces via Invent to Learn

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Chromebooks

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This page will provide links to online information about the use of Google Chromebooks in the PreK-12 classroom. There have been many successful pilots of these devices and 1:1 adoptions, and this...
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classroom.jpg (1280x960 pixels)

classroom.jpg (1280x960 pixels) | EdTech Topics | Scoop.it
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Traditional classroom (free to use or share) - how would you transform this classroom into a creative / innovative learning space?

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10 Ways to Teach Innovation

10 Ways to Teach Innovation | EdTech Topics | Scoop.it
Getty By Thom Markham One overriding challenge is now coming to the fore in public consciousness: We need to reinvent just about everything. Whether s
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New York City Education - Social Media Guidelines for Students


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Teacher's should use modern technology to connect with their students! Teachers need to get down to their level and communicate in a way that engages them. Let students be in control of their learning.

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InLinkz | Blogging tools for link-ups, blog hops and product lists

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Cool tool that allows others to link their blog posts to your blog - great way to curate content!

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Techno Constructivist - Using Computer Programming Environments for Student Engagement - Scratch!

Techno Constructivist - Using Computer Programming Environments for Student Engagement - Scratch! | EdTech Topics | Scoop.it
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TIES 2013 - Computer Programming for students with Scratch via @anderscj

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dougjohnson - TeckCheck

dougjohnson - TeckCheck | EdTech Topics | Scoop.it
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Assessing District Technology Implementation via Doug Johnson @blueskunkblog

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A Guide to Designing Effective Professional Development: Essential Questions for the Successful Staff Developer » Copy / Paste by Peter Pappas

A Guide to Designing Effective Professional Development: Essential Questions for the Successful Staff Developer » Copy / Paste by Peter Pappas | EdTech Topics | Scoop.it
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8 Tips to Power-Up Your Classroom Presentations

8 Tips to Power-Up Your Classroom Presentations | EdTech Topics | Scoop.it
Last month, I attended a Back to School Night for parents, sitting through presentation after presentation by teachers, some with slides that helped make their presentation a delight to listen to, an
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204 Google Plus interface icons, including several sizes. (pixel perfect) - Design Shock

204 Google Plus interface icons, including several sizes. (pixel perfect) - Design Shock | EdTech Topics | Scoop.it
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Beyond Technology, How to Spark Kids’ Passions

Beyond Technology, How to Spark Kids’ Passions | EdTech Topics | Scoop.it
Amidst a sea of available technology, what does it take to engage students, not just within a standardized curriculum, but in their own learning? What’s technology’s role, and what are policy implications?
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Lua for Kids

Lua for Kids | EdTech Topics | Scoop.it
A guide for teaching kids how to code
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Works with Codea app #kidscancode 

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The Programming/Coding on a Chromebook Master List : chromeos

After I was growing tired of hearing "how do I code on my chromebook", I took it upon myself to compile a master list for /r/chromeos. This took a **L...
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5 Reasons You Should Be Teaching Digital Citizenship

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5 Reasons You Should Be Teaching Digital Citizenship

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This article talks about why schools should be teaching digital citizenship. I found this article very interesting and the 5 reasons made sense as to why teaching digital citizenship is important.

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This has some great points. I feel like everyone should know the basics of digital learning and how to stay safe online. Teaching this in schools is a must.
Luke French's comment, April 19, 4:46 PM
I agree with this articles reasons for teaching digital citizenship in schools. I found the article to be very interesting, and I thought the reasons for knowing the basics of how to stay safe online were well thought through.
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The Big List of Educational Grants and Resources

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Lowe’s Toolbox for Education
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How Do We Inspire Young Inventors?

How Do We Inspire Young Inventors? | EdTech Topics | Scoop.it
Research in the science of learning shows that hands-on building projects help young people conceptualize ideas and understand issues in greater depth.
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These are The Skills Students Learn from Coding ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

These are The Skills Students Learn from Coding ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | EdTech Topics | Scoop.it
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Rubrics for Teachers - Assessment

Rubrics for Teachers - Assessment | EdTech Topics | Scoop.it
Rubrics for Assessment Information, Cooperative Learning, Research Process/Report, PowerPoint/Podcast, Oral Presentation, Web Page and Portfolio, Math, Art, Science, Video and Multimedia Project , Creating Rubrics, Writing, Rubrics for Primary Grades...
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The iPad in education: uses, benefits, and challenges


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Joseph Hill Ed.D's curator insight, December 13, 2013 6:12 PM

For those interested in the research and tech integration educational impact cross the northern border...

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Ipad en educación

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What’s Worth Investing In? How to Decide What Technology You Need

What’s Worth Investing In? How to Decide What Technology You Need | EdTech Topics | Scoop.it
Lenny Gonzalez The promise of technology in the pursuit of learning is vast -- and so are the profits. The SIIA valued the ed-tech market at $7.5 billion
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Thought-provoking questions to help guide new technology purchases.

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Curation As An Emerging Skillset | A 5 Step Guide

Curation As An Emerging Skillset | A 5 Step Guide | EdTech Topics | Scoop.it
How to become a curation king / queen. Traditionally, a curator researches and puts together a collection which speaks to a narrative and / or serves a larger idea in art galleries and / or museums...
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