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30 Creative Ways Google Glass Can Be Used In Education Infographic

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Australia-based online learning service Open Colleges compiled the How Google Glass Can Be Used In Education infographic detailing how Google Glass could be

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Hmm, nothing that seems game-changing. Most of it is just spooky.

 

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30 Creative Ways Google Glass Can Be Used In Education Infographic

Australia-based online learning service Open Colleges compiled the How Google Glass Can Be Used In Education infographic detailing how Google Glass could be used to help facilitate learning in the future.

http://elearninginfographics.com/google-glass-in-education-infographic/

#googleglass #education #edtech

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Wow! Have you heard of Google Glass? We wonder how long it will be before we are seeing it in our classrooms. This infographic shows some educational uses.

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Is Gifted Education Relevant at the High School Level? | Global ...

Is Gifted Education Relevant at the High School Level? | Global ... | The Gifted Challenge | Scoop.it
This week's gtchat considered whether or not gifted education is relevant at the high school level. Jen Merrill may have said it best, "A person is gifted from birth to death, regardless of educational setting, so yeah, it's relevant ...
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Underachievement in Gifted and Talented Students with Special Needs

Underachievement in Gifted and Talented Students with Special Needs http://t.co/y2ohffKNd1 #SPED #edchat @waOSPI @OurVoiceWEA

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KAMS students create database for gifted students, teachers - hays Post

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hays Post KAMS students create database for gifted students, teachers hays Post Frustrated with the restraints of gifted programs in Kansas schools, students of the Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science at Fort Hays State University worked...
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How cool! By gifted students, for gifted teachers.

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Gifted kids may not be well-served - Cincinnati.com

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Gifted kids may not be well-served
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But only about 8 percent of those students are receiving gifted services, according to data released Tuesday by the Ohio Department of Education.
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Ohio requires identification but not services. Not so bright.

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SAMR Model Explained Through Examples ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

SAMR Model Explained Through Examples ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | The Gifted Challenge | Scoop.it
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I missed this in-service and need to follow up on SAMR when I have more time!

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Assessing 21st-Century Skills and Competencies Around the World ...

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How do teachers assess things like creativity and collaboration, or cross-cultural skills? Today, Measuring 21st Century Competencies, a new report developed out of Asia Society's Global Cities Education Network, focuses on ...
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I will look for this RAND report. Assessment of the four C's is a stumbling block with their acceptance in the US.

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Welcome · Digital Public Library of America

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The DPLA offers a single point of access to millions of items - photographs, manuscripts, books, sounds, moving images, and more - from libraries, archives, and museums around the United States. Users can browse and search the DPLA's collections by timeline, map, format, and topic; save items to customized lists; and share their lists with others. Users can also explore digital exhibitions curated by the DPLA's content partners and staff.

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This Is Irrefutable Evidence Of The Value Of A Humanities Education - Huffington Post

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This Is Irrefutable Evidence Of The Value Of A Humanities Education Huffington Post And as Rubenstein noted at Davos last week, career-specific skills can often be learned on the job -- whereas critical thinking and problem-solving skills are...
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Pete Seeger: 'Do you know the difference between education and experience?' - Washington Post (blog)

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Pete Seeger: 'Do you know the difference between education and experience?
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A Night with the Pottsgrove School Board (with tweets) · PottstownNews

In case you couldn't make Tuesday's Pottsgrove School Board meeting, and you forgot to follow Mercury Reporter Evan Brandt's live tweets, this is a collection of those Tweets from the Pottsgrove School Board meeting of Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014
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The 6 Essential Features of a 21st century Education | Ben Kestner's ...

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In his introduction to John Gatto's book "Dumbing us Down-The Hidden Curriculum of compulsory Schooling", David Albert lists Dan Greenberg's six consensus points which he says leading educators, business leaders and ...
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Gifted Challenges: Gifted education "lite": Helping your child adapt

Gifted Challenges: Gifted education "lite": Helping your child adapt | The Gifted Challenge | Scoop.it
gifted children, gifted education, parenting, enriched learning,

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Love the comments here....

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Gifted Education Perspectives: STEM is Gifted Education

Gifted Education Perspectives: STEM is Gifted Education http://t.co/UxaewhfCsP via @benhebebrand


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Gifted Ed. Is Crucial, But the Label Isn't - Education Week News

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Gifted Ed. Is Crucial, But the Label Isn't Education Week News Gifted education interventions are often delivered in very small doses (an hour of advanced instruction per week is not uncommon), and the most potent intervention for raising...
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Cash in on Learning: What's So Different About Differentiation for the ...

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In the 1930s, as the reach of public education broadened to include more than just the elite, it was found that some students had academic needs beyond those provided in the general curriculum. These “gifted” students, it ...
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A new resource on differentiating for gifted learners

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Gifted Education Perspectives: Underachievement in gifted students

Underachievement in our schools has been called a national crisis; and there are some who claim that underachievement among gifted students is even more prevalent. Research dating back as far as the 1980s show that ...
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Nice little review on it's causes.

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Top 25 Research Articles about VAMs

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All the support one would ever need to prove that VAMs can't be used to measure teacher effectiveness.

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The future of education? It's a love story (EdSurge News)

The future of education? It's a love story (EdSurge News) | The Gifted Challenge | Scoop.it
There are two vibrant conversations going on in education right now.


The first centers around creativity, and is led by the likes of Ken Robinson, Tony Wagner, and Dale Dougherty.


The second is about personalization and innovation, and includes Sal Khan, Tom Vander Ark, Sebastian T

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Interesting suggestions about how to merge the two with technology:

There are two vibrant conversations going on in education right now.

The first centers around creativity, and is led by the likes of Ken Robinson, Tony Wagner, and Dale Dougherty.

The second is about personalization and innovation, and includes Sal Khan, Tom Vander Ark, Sebastian Thrun, and Clay Christensen.

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SueFoS's curator insight, February 15, 11:06 PM

 Trends in school education are very relevant to VET. We can learn a lot by looking at how to apply creativity, innovation and personalisation to developing competence in VET environments.

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Outdoor learning: Education's next revolution? - Salon

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Outdoor learning: Education's next revolution?
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Disengagement is — and perhaps always has been — one of education's greatest quandaries.
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20 Great Math Websites for Teachers and Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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Recommended by Dorie Martin

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Schools bid for better gifted test - New York Daily News

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Schools bid for better gifted test
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EDUCATION officials are in the market for new exams to determine which students get picked for the city's gifted and talented programs — after testing giant Pearson botched the tests last year.
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50 Utterly Unmissable Gap Year Articles to Blow Your Tiny Mind

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Ready for your mind to be blown? Excellent! This collection of the 50 most utterly unmissable gap year articles should do the trick.

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EV's curator insight, January 29, 7:42 AM

Dig a bit for health insurance information.

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Pottsgrove Gifted Education To Get First-Ever Audit - The Sanatoga Post

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The Sanatoga Post Pottsgrove Gifted Education To Get First-Ever Audit The Sanatoga Post POTTSTOWN PA – A first-ever audit of gifted education in the Pottsgrove School District will be conducted in coming months at a cost of $12,800, as authorized...
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How to get outstanding results from Gifted and Talented students - Teacher Training course

This course is aimed at teachers wishing to push their most able and managers of the school's provision for Gifted and Talented students. On this interactive...
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Rethinking Giftedness and Gifted Education: A P...

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Rethinking Giftedness and Gifted Education: A Proposed Direction Forward Based on Psychological Science - Association for Psychological Science on Talented and Gifted Education curated by Susan Liner Fisher (Rethinking Giftedness and Gifted...

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