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This Infographic Shows You How to Delete Yourself from the Internet

This Infographic Shows You How to Delete Yourself from the Internet | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Ready to erase your tracks and disappear online, once and for all? This infographic from Who Is Hosting This reveals the nine steps you need to take to remove your personal information collected all over the web.
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Will Work For Free | OFFICIAL RELEASE | 2013

Will Work For Free is a documentary by Sam Vallely on the subject of technological unemployment. this work is protected under fair use and will always be fre...
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The Difference between Gamification and Game-Based Learning

The Difference between Gamification and Game-Based Learning | Education Technology | Scoop.it
By Steven Isaacs Have you tried to gamify your classroom? Do you incorporate game-based learning into your curriculum? Gamification and game-based learning have become buzzwords in education yet some general confusion still exists regarding what each is and what each is not. I would love to clear up any misconceptions. Gamification Gamification is the idea of adding game elements to a nongame situation. Corporate reward programs are a good example. They reward users for certain behaviors. Starbu
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PLAY to Learn: 100 Great Sites on Gamification

PLAY to Learn: 100 Great Sites on Gamification | Education Technology | Scoop.it
The incorporation of gamifications to create a game-layer on top of existing educational systems is revolutionary, and many educators, students, and entrepreneurs are taking notice.

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Betty Skeet's curator insight, January 27, 6:08 AM

Games for learning, using what is out there!

Mónica Beloso's curator insight, January 27, 5:23 PM

AÑADA su visión ...

Luigina Sgarro's curator insight, January 28, 6:53 AM

I strongly believe that the future of learning stands in gaming.

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How Technology Will Eat Medicine

How Technology Will Eat Medicine | Education Technology | Scoop.it
The most significant announcement that Apple made in 2014 wasn’t a larger-sized iPhone. It was that Apple is entering the health-care industry. With HealthKit, it is building an iTunes-like platfor...
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Self publish a textbook with Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing

Self publish a textbook with Amazon Kindle Direct Publishing | Education Technology | Scoop.it

Prepare Your File: Amazon’s new Kindle Textbook Creator Beta helps you convert PDFs of your textbooks, course notes, study guides and other educational content that includes complex visual information like charts, graphs and equations into Kindle books.


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, January 25, 5:22 PM

This looks like Kindle's attempt to compete with Apple's iBook Author. It's free so why not give it a try.

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A Working Theory of Game Design « First Person Scholar

A Working Theory of Game Design « First Person Scholar | Education Technology | Scoop.it
A Working Theory of Game Design
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What Your Smartphone Is Doing To Your Body & Mind

What Your Smartphone Is Doing To Your Body & Mind | Education Technology | Scoop.it
On average, people pick up their smartphone 221 times a day to do things with it. It's no secret that we are getting more and more addicted to these handsets, but have you wondered what effect that is having on your mind and your body? Scientists are definitely curious and have a few ideas about…
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Everything Teachers Need to Know about Google Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Everything Teachers Need to Know about Google Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Education Technology | Scoop.it
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China Based WinSun Company Builds 3d Printed Villa

China Based WinSun Company Builds 3d Printed Villa | Education Technology | Scoop.it
A new way of building homes, villa is by 3d printer. Although China is behind the USA, and European countries in additive manufacturing, they are on top in building homes, villas, factories using mega 3d printer (large scale industry 3d printer).



Last year Shanghai, China-based WinSun Decoration Design Engineering Co. build 10 homes completely using 3d printer and today they have announced of making 3d printed living villa which took everyone by surprise. They have fabricated the most notewor
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To become a good teacher, ignore everything you're told and learn from the masters (part 3 of 4)

To become a good teacher, ignore everything you're told and learn from the masters (part 3 of 4) | Education Technology | Scoop.it
In the first post of this series, I described some frustrations I had with what we were told to do in TA training. In the previous post, I recalled some memories of interactions I had with John Pre...
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Wondrous 2D materials, DNA-assembled crystals, Extension microscopy, Neuroprotective Cold-Shock Proteins, Removing less functional cells. | SciTech Digest

Wondrous 2D materials, DNA-assembled crystals, Extension microscopy, Neuroprotective Cold-Shock Proteins, Removing less functional cells. | SciTech Digest | Education Technology | Scoop.it
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Can Massive Open Online Courses change the way we teach? | Impact Lab

Can Massive Open Online Courses change the way we teach? | Impact Lab | Education Technology | Scoop.it
The first Massive Open Online Course (MOOCs), Connectivism and Connective Knowledge (also known as CCK08), led by George Siemens of Athabasca University and
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MCS Digital Learning Creation Hub

MCS Digital Learning Creation Hub | Education Technology | Scoop.it
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Overview/tutorial videos, top recommended apps, plus G Doc cheat sheets.

 

http://educationaltechnologyguy.blogspot.com/p/google-for-educators_22.html

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BNL | Center for Functional Nanomaterials (CFN) | Nanoscale Mirrored Cavities Amplify, Connect Quantum Memories

BNL | Center for Functional Nanomaterials (CFN) | Nanoscale Mirrored Cavities Amplify, Connect Quantum Memories | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Constructing tiny "mirrors" to trap light increases the efficiency with which photons can pick up and transmit information about electronic spin states, essential for scaling up quantum memories for functional quantum computing systems and networks.
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This Is Why Students Need to Learn Coding ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

This Is Why Students Need to Learn Coding ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Education Technology | Scoop.it
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Bluetooth Buttons Let You Summon Siri, Snap Selfies Without Touching Your Phone

Bluetooth Buttons Let You Summon Siri, Snap Selfies Without Touching Your Phone | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Whether you're driving or taking a selfie, you can control functions on your smartphone with a small wireless remote.
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6 links that will show you what Google knows about you — Productivity in the Cloud — Medium

6 links that will show you what Google knows about you - Productivity in the Cloud - Medium
Want to find out all the things Google knows about you? Here are 6 links that will show you some of the data Google has about you.
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Free UML Tool to Draw UML Diagrams

Free UML Tool to Draw UML Diagrams | Education Technology | Scoop.it
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You don't build a house without a blueprint, right? The same should go for building software. Use Lucidchart to create UML diagrams that will serve as efficient blueprints

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This Is Your Brain On Games - InformED

This Is Your Brain On Games - InformED | Education Technology | Scoop.it

“Action video games have a number of ingredients that are actually really powerful for brain plasticity, learning, attention, and vision,” says brain scientist Daphne Bavelier in her TED Talk on the subject.

Findings like Bavelier’s have been cropping up over the last few years, forcing us to reevaluate our firmly held beliefs. Many educators now use video games in formal learning settings, and others are teaming up with members of the gaming industry to design programs that target specific learning goals. The controversy is ebbing, and this year neuroscientists have discovered something that may end the discussion once and for all:

Video games actually make the brain bigger.


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MindShift Guide to Digital Games and Learning

MindShift Guide to Digital Games and Learning | Education Technology | Scoop.it

The MindShift Guide to Digital Games and Learning started as a series of blog posts written by Jordan Shapiro with support from the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop and the Games and Learning Publishing Council. We’ve brought together what we felt would be the most relevant highlights of Jordan’s reporting to create a dynamic, in-depth guide that answers many of the most pressing questions that educators, parents, and life-long learners have raised around using digital games for learning.


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, January 22, 8:40 AM

Nice useful free ebook to download.

CTD Institute's curator insight, January 23, 2:59 PM

Great guidelines for parents & educators.

Claude Emond's curator insight, January 24, 7:58 AM

Digital games and learning to lead together for change

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Money Should Not Stop You From Learning

Money Should Not Stop You From Learning | Education Technology | Scoop.it
People from all ages and places should have access to learn without any cultural, social or technological barrier. Money should not be an impediment to learning and getting education.
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8 Free Online Courses To Improve Knowledge On Technology

8 Free Online Courses To Improve Knowledge On Technology | Education Technology | Scoop.it
Free Online Courses To Improve Knowledge On Technology, Every day we spend a lot of time over the internet. Even when we feel bored, we use to switch
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How to create the world’s most complex 3D-motion nanomachines from DNA | KurzweilAI

How to create the world’s most complex 3D-motion nanomachines from DNA | KurzweilAI | Education Technology | Scoop.it

A machine design  and a nanoscale emulation using DNA origami (transmission electron microscope image) (credit: The Ohio State...

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How to Use Yeoman to Scaffold Your Next Web App

How to Use Yeoman to Scaffold Your Next Web App | Education Technology | Scoop.it
So you've decided to build your next groundbreaking web app, but you don't know where to start. You need to remember to install your client-side dependencies (bower), server side dependencies (npm / node), testing suites, css frameworks / preprocessors, html templating engines...
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Centre for New Public Education

Centre for New Public Education | Education Technology | Scoop.it
The Centre for New Public Education (CNPE) is an advocacy initiative dedicated to building a fairer and future focused education system for all young Australians.
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The 7 e-learning skills of Learning Intelligence

The 7 e-learning skills of Learning Intelligence | Education Technology | Scoop.it
E-learning skills for managing your learning environment. Technology has the capacity to allow us to break out of any contrived education system and expose the motivation behind it but only if we m...
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