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Unique Learning Badges - START YOUR BADGE JOURNEY TODAY - YouTube

Imagine a world where all learning; formal, non-formal and even informal could be valued and recognised, by you and by others! Welcome to the UNIQUE Learning...
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Exemplar Program Case Studies - The Partnership for 21st Century Skills

Exemplar Program Case Studies - The Partnership for 21st Century Skills | EDU_TECH | Scoop.it
What does 21st century learning look like?
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Poverty school failure link 'a myth'

Poverty school failure link 'a myth' | EDU_TECH | Scoop.it
The most disadvantaged pupils in Shanghai match the maths test results of wealthy pupils in the UK, says the OECD.
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Day 2: Education World Forum - Alan's View | Versari

Day 2: Education World Forum - Alan's View | Versari | EDU_TECH | Scoop.it
Versari Co-founder Alan Maguire has been attending the Education World Forum in London this week. He gives his viewpoint of Day 2 of the global gathering.
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International Education ministers head to London for Education World Forum

International Education ministers head to London for Education World Forum | EDU_TECH | Scoop.it
Related PostsMinister Motshekga joins other education ministers for World Education Forum in LondonSA: Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga to Release 2013 NSC Matric Examination ResultsFurther study opportunities for Class of [...]...
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The Life of a Remarkable Piece of Content

The Life of a Remarkable Piece of Content | EDU_TECH | Scoop.it
Download HubSpot's free case studies and Slideshare to see the life of a remarkable piece of content. Learn what it takes to make your content stand out from the rest.
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3 Strategies to Promote Independent Thinking in Classrooms

Imagine the intentional focus you would bring to crossing a rushing creek. Each stepping-stone is different in shape, each distance uneven and unpredictable, requiring you to tread with all senses in
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Finding intriguing ways to sequence information;

Learning from past errors also provides capacity for continued student learning;

Teachers also have success by incorporating purposeful goals in classroom instruction.


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'We're Losing Our Little Boy': One Family's Fight For Their Son's Education

'We're Losing Our Little Boy': One Family's Fight For Their Son's Education | EDU_TECH | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON -- Greg Masucci just wants to hear his little boy say his own name.
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Learning how to learn... how schools are wasting the plasticity of a young brain.

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Born to Learn

Born to Learn is the first animation in a fascinating series aimed to provide easy-access to the exciting new discoveries constantly being made about how hum...
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Born to Learn, born to Fly, born to Dream. Born to be Big.

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The 11-Minute Guide To All 8 Intelligences - Edudemic

The 11-Minute Guide To All 8 Intelligences - Edudemic | EDU_TECH | Scoop.it
It is important to stress that the Multiple Intelligence theory here discussed should not be confused with theories on different types of personality or different learning styles.
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Gardner and the main problem of education versus different individual skill. http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=zQ_hnePpwJ8

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Videos - Pearson Research & Innovation Network

Videos - Pearson Research & Innovation Network | EDU_TECH | Scoop.it
Center For Online Learning Topics Meet the Team Resources Videos Teaching in a Digital Age Rapid Feedback Collaboration Get Involved Videos: School of Thought Expectations for students and educators have never been higher.
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Dana Elementary School: A P21 21st Century Learning Exemplar - YouTube

This video was produced as part of the Partnership for 21st Century Skills' 21st Century Learning Exemplar Program in collaboration with and through the gene...
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The Use of Social Media in School

The Use of Social Media in School | EDU_TECH | Scoop.it
Teachers and schools are attempting to leverage the engaging qualities of social media for use in the classroom and beyond.
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The use of social media in school can't be left to chance; it needs to be mediated....

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50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About

50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About | EDU_TECH | Scoop.it
  via Edudemic Technology and education are pretty intertwined these days and nearly every teacher has a few favorite tech tools that make doing his or her job and connecting with students a l...
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Newsroom - Professional Development at EWF 2014 - Promethean

Newsroom - Professional Development at EWF 2014 - Promethean | EDU_TECH | Scoop.it
Promethean Challenges Current Approaches to Teacher Professional Development at EWF 2014.
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Promethean released to new White Papers, that challenge current models of teacher CPD (Continuing Professional Development) and ICT Professional Development (ICT-PD), heralding a shift in the way teachers and leaders view and engage in Professional Development.

Emphasis the teachers' adaptive expertise. Teachers as long life learners!


The three core classroom approaches:

Knowledge Transfer (KT)Knowledge Sharing (KS)Knowledge Community (KC)
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EFF (effdebate) on Twitter

EFF (effdebate) on Twitter | EDU_TECH | Scoop.it
The latest from EFF (@effdebate). Education Fast Forward (EFF) brings together leading thinkers and change agents from across the world of education. Supported by Cisco and Promethean. Global!
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Education Fast Forward (EFF) brings together leading thinkers and change agents from across the world of education. Supported by Cisco and Promethean.

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Pop-Up Schools Could Radically Improve Global Education | Wired Design | Wired.com

Pop-Up Schools Could Radically Improve Global Education | Wired Design | Wired.com | EDU_TECH | Scoop.it
Most of the buildings in Machakos, the former capital of Kenya, are made of concrete, with neat fences, informal gardens, indoor plumbing, and electricity, however erratic.
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2013-12-02-12RulesPosterORIGINAL.jpeg (1296x1728 pixels)

2013-12-02-12RulesPosterORIGINAL.jpeg (1296x1728 pixels) | EDU_TECH | Scoop.it
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12 Rules The Best Teachers Live By... http://www.huffingtonpost.com/katrina-fried/12-rules-the-best-teacher_b_4374176.html?goback=%2Egde_52491_member_5814178165379076099#21
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Internet of Things - Architecture — IOT-A: Internet of Things Architecture

Internet of Things - Architecture — IOT-A: Internet of Things Architecture | EDU_TECH | Scoop.it
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IoT-A proposes the creation of an architectural reference model together with the definition of an initial set of key building blocks. Using an experimental paradigm.

Is a 3 year-project gathering 18 partners from 8 different European countries (BTW: Intel http://gigaom.com/2013/10/08/intel-joins-the-internet-of-things-party-with-a-new-platform-and-quark-details/).

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Project Zero

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Educational research group at the Harvard Graduate School of Education.Project Zero’s work includes investigations into the nature of intelligence, understanding, thinking, creativity, ethics, and other essential aspects of human learning.

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Creating the Conditions to Unlearn

Originally post on Figuring It Out The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who cannot read and write, but those who cannot learn, unlearn, and relearn. Alvin Toffler I was recently ask...

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Education 3.0: 'Learning Psychology' -- Embracing Better Ways to Teach | Innovation Insights | Wired.com

Education 3.0: 'Learning Psychology' -- Embracing Better Ways to Teach | Innovation Insights | Wired.com | EDU_TECH | Scoop.it
Image: USDAgov/Flickr In case you forgot my definition from last time, Education 3.0 is the confluence of three crucial education elements: Neuroscienc
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