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10 URLs That Every Google User Should Know

10 URLs That Every Google User Should Know | Education | Scoop.it
Which website has access to my Google account? What does Google know about me? Where can I see ads that I've clicked on Google search?

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Spotlight on Literacy and the Common Core

Spotlight on Literacy and the Common Core | Education | Scoop.it

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Simplifying Text Complexity

Simplifying Text Complexity | Education | Scoop.it
Get a handle on Text Complexity with the help of Sarah Brown Wessling. See a presentation covering Text Complexity that includes the 3 part model for measuring text complexity. She also provides tips on applying Text Complexity to your classroom.

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The Impact of Digital Tools on Student Writing and How Writing is Taught in Schools

The Impact of Digital Tools on Student Writing and How Writing is Taught in Schools | Education | Scoop.it
  via Pew Internet Overview A survey of teachers who instruct American middle and high school students finds that digital technologies are impacting student writing in myriad ways and there ar...

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Anna Hu 's curator insight, September 17, 2013 9:42 PM

Some 78% of the 2,462 advanced placement (AP) and National Writing Project (NWP) teachers surveyed by the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project say digital tools such as the internet, social media, and cell phones “encourage student creativity and personal expression.” In addition:

96% agree digital technologies “allow students to share their work with a wider and more varied audience”79% agree that these tools “encourage greater collaboration among students”
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Bill Gates Accuses Common Core Critics Of Trying To Send U.S. Back In Time

Bill Gates Accuses Common Core Critics Of Trying To Send U.S. Back In Time | Education | Scoop.it
Bill Gates is rallying teachers to support an embattled cause, the Common Core State Standards.

At a speech Friday afternoon in Washington, D.C., the Microsoft co-founder is lending his voice to save the standards. According to prepared remarks pr...

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Think Alouds: Unpacking the Standards

Think Alouds: Unpacking the Standards | Education | Scoop.it
If you are having trouble understanding the Common Core Standards, and how to begin teaching with it, check this presentation out. Sarah Brown Wessling explains the Common Core Standards in a way that makes it more approachable for teachers to transfer to the classroom.

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Cindy Riley Klages's curator insight, March 15, 2014 7:03 PM

Great explanation by former Teacher of the Year, Sarah Brown Wessling.

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iPads in Primary Education: Introducing Game Design as Part of an Integrated Project | CALAIX DE SASTRE

iPads in Primary Education: Introducing Game Design as Part of an Integrated Project | CALAIX DE SASTRE | Education | Scoop.it
"The opportunities for learning through the use of digital gaming are diverse and massive.

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