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Poorly Used Technology: The Workbook? - Huffington Post

Poorly Used Technology: The Workbook? - Huffington Post | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Poorly Used Technology: The Workbook?
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I see this all too much with today's technology in the classroom.
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3 Minute Teaching With Tech Tutorial – Using TedEd for Flipped or Blended Learning Lessons

3 Minute Teaching With Tech Tutorial – Using TedEd for Flipped or Blended Learning Lessons | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Learn how Easy it is to Turn a Video into an Online Lesson for any Class With TedEd's free tool. Would you like to be able to build a quick lesson around an
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EmergingEdTech. Education Technology. Internet and instructional technologies for teachers & other educators.

EmergingEdTech. Education Technology. Internet and instructional technologies for teachers & other educators. | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Engaging students and enhancing learning outcomes with the help of Internet technologies and other instructional and education technologies and tools for
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The Problem With Higher Ed Isn't Too Much Debt, But Too Little Data

The Problem With Higher Ed Isn't Too Much Debt, But Too Little Data | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
The cost of higher education is a hotly debated topic right now. But as Megan McArdle points out, the average level of student debt is $30,000, but the median is only $12,000. This is more like a car loan than something that should be economically crippling. So what is the [...]
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What Is Design If Not Human-Centered? (SSIR)

What Is Design If Not Human-Centered? (SSIR) | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
The explosive growth of interest in human-centered design raises bigger questions about traditional design education, training, and practice.
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Five routes to more innovative problem solving | McKinsey & Company

Five routes to more innovative problem solving | McKinsey & Company | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Tricky problems must be shaped before they can be solved. To start that process, and stimulate novel thinking, leaders should look through multiple lenses. A McKinsey Quarterly article.
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Kansas budget proposal could halt new education standards | Wichita Eagle

Kansas budget proposal could halt new education standards | Wichita Eagle | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Republican budget negotiators said they’ll consider a move to block any money that would be spent to implement Common Core standards for reading and math or Next Generation Science Standards in Kansas’ public schools.
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The Teacher of Tomorrow – What makes a 21st Century Educator?

The Teacher of Tomorrow – What makes a 21st Century Educator? | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Technology makes the tools, but what are the general characteristics that make an effective educator a 21st century educator?
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Assessing the Validity of Online Sources

Assessing the Validity of Online Sources | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Like so many things today, I found this wonderful image on one of my social media networks.  The discovery of this fantastic map is symbolic of the opportunities and challenges of 21st century educ...
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100 Ways To Use Twitter In Education, By Degree Of Difficulty - Edudemic

100 Ways To Use Twitter In Education, By Degree Of Difficulty - Edudemic | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Whether you’re an academic or just interested in building your Twitter profile, keep reading to learn some tips and tricks that can help you take the first steps towards using Twitter for coursework, research, building a professional network, and...
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Five Teaching Specialties That are Always in Demand

Five Teaching Specialties That are Always in Demand | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Some teaching specialties are always in demand, regardless of economic conditions and if you're qualified to teach in these areas, your job position is likely to be very stable.
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My TED Talk: Giving Teachers What They Deserve

My TED Talk: Giving Teachers What They Deserve | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Bill Gates gave a talk as part of a special TED session on education, which premiered on PBS Tuesday, May 7, 2013.
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Let your teacher know how great they are!

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6 trends that will accelerate the adoption of technology in higher education

6 trends that will accelerate the adoption of technology in higher education | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
We take a look at the six “key trends” picked out in the NMC Horizon Report: 2014 Higher Education Edition
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6 Emerging Technologies in Higher Ed

6 Emerging Technologies in Higher Ed | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
The 2013 NMC Horizon Project lists six technologies that could be adopted in colleges and universities over the next five years.
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The Higher Education Short List of Emerging Technology

The Higher Education Short List of Emerging Technology | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
The NMC Horizon Project will choose six technologies that could be adopted over the next five years.
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The End of College As We Know It (And Students Feel Fine) - At Work - WSJ

The End of College As We Know It (And Students Feel Fine) - At Work - WSJ | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
In 15 years, higher education will be profoundly different, with more classes offered on-demand and more employer input on the syllabus, according to a global survey of undergraduates.
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Health of US children improves, but more live in poverty

Health of US children improves, but more live in poverty | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Families in the United States are making gains in education and health, two key factors in their overall well-being, a report released on Monday showed, adding to data that suggests the U.
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How Vegas entrepreneurs are disrupting education and health care

How Vegas entrepreneurs are disrupting education and health care | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
How Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh and a small team of entrepreneurs are attempting to fix health care and education in one of the most undeserved parts of the country.
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A Crowdsourced List Of The Best iOS Education Apps - Edudemic

A Crowdsourced List Of The Best iOS Education Apps - Edudemic | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
We've curated a list of the best education apps for Apple's iOS. But now it's your turn. Share your favorite apps, vote up apps that you like, and make this list as useful as possible!

Via John Evans
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Education For All Children: The Secret To Changing The World

Education For All Children: The Secret To Changing The World | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Elly Mawson Elly Mawson is representing the UK at the 2013 G(irls)20 Summit. The Summit brings together one girl, aged 18-20, from each G20 country to look at the G20 Leaders agenda thru the lens of the economic empowerment of girls and women.
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USA #1? 40 Embarrassing Things That America Is The Best In The World At

USA #1? 40 Embarrassing Things That America Is The Best In The World At | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Is the USA still #1?  Well, there are many things that America is still the best in the world at, but unfortunately a lot of those categories are nothing to be
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7 Specific Ways To Harness The Power Of Social Media

7 Specific Ways To Harness The Power Of Social Media | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Still trying to figure out how best to leverage social media? Tom Cannon offers 7 specific strategies for socializing your brand and reaching more customers.
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Interesting read on how to use social media for business.

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Social Media Anonymous

Social Media Anonymous | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Watch the video Social Media Anonymous on Yahoo! Screen. Yahoo! editors have selected this video as a favorite of 2012.
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Pew Internet: Social Networking (full detail) | Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project

Pew Internet: Social Networking (full detail) | Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project | Education, Learning and Technology | Scoop.it
Highlights of the Pew Internet Project’s research related to social networking
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