education tectonics
17 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Anthony Lavoipierre
Scoop.it!

Weebly releases website-creation app for iPad

Weebly releases website-creation app for iPad | education tectonics | Scoop.it
To think they used to say that one couldn't do real work or create content on the iPad... Enter Weebly for iPad, a native application by the popular
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Anthony Lavoipierre
Scoop.it!

A Guidebook for Social Media in the Classroom

A Guidebook for Social Media in the Classroom | education tectonics | Scoop.it
Is Social Media Relevant? Take the Quiz

Before we talk social media, let's talk about the relevance of social media by taking a quiz. Which of the following is most likely to be true?



☐ Shou
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Anthony Lavoipierre from iPads and Higher Education
Scoop.it!

Subtext to build interaction around online text

Subtext to build interaction around online text | education tectonics | Scoop.it

Subtext is a free iPad app that allows classroom groups to exchange ideas in the pages of digital texts. You can also layer in enrichment materials, assignments and quizzes—opening up almost limitless opportunities to engage students and foster analysis and writing skills.


Via Nik Peachey, Fiona Harvey
more...
Terry Yelmene's curator insight, December 12, 2013 4:28 PM

This development might serve a a simple model for more comprehensive evolving seven-dimensional  knowledge artifacts.

Fiona Harvey's curator insight, December 14, 2013 4:15 PM

This is awesome.  Use digital text for discussion with the class on your iPad and the academic can see what the class discussion is, and can also interact...

Aunty Alice's curator insight, December 28, 2013 2:00 PM

Sounds like a great tool that also fosters discussion and interaction with others

Rescooped by Anthony Lavoipierre from The 21st Century
Scoop.it!

18 Free Web Tools for the Classroom - The ICT Advisors

18 Free Web Tools for the Classroom - The ICT Advisors | education tectonics | Scoop.it
A list of 18 Free Web Tools for the Classroom, with a short explanation of each one!

Via Dr. Susan Bainbridge
more...
Clarice Bagrichevsky's curator insight, March 24, 2014 6:59 AM

!!!!!!!!!

Michael Westwood's curator insight, March 24, 2014 9:31 AM

Many of these could be used  to create very interesting and interactive projects.

WEAC's curator insight, March 25, 2014 9:04 PM

Good list of tools for creating stories, cartoons, music and more.

Rescooped by Anthony Lavoipierre from :: The 4th Era ::
Scoop.it!

The Other 21st Century Skills: Why Teach Them ~ User Generated Education

The Other 21st Century Skills: Why Teach Them ~ User Generated Education | education tectonics | Scoop.it

by Jackie Gerstein

 

"Many have attempted to identify the skills important for a learner today in this era of the 21st century (I know it is an overused phrase).  I have an affinity towards the skills identified by Tony Wagner"


Via Jim Lerman
more...
Patrice McDonough's curator insight, February 10, 2014 8:09 AM

This infographic says it all.  Learning happens when these skills are taught alongside content. Thanks for sharing!

Scooped by Anthony Lavoipierre
Scoop.it!

Redefining the Writing Process with iPads

Redefining the Writing Process with iPads | education tectonics | Scoop.it
Take a moment to think about how you learned to write. What steps did you go through? What was your process?

Most of us learned the same core set of skills on paper: organize, draft, edit, revise, t
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Anthony Lavoipierre
Scoop.it!

10 Benefits Of Blended Learning For Teachers [Infographic] -

10 Benefits Of Blended Learning For Teachers [Infographic] - | education tectonics | Scoop.it
How is blended learning impacting teacher professional development?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Anthony Lavoipierre
Scoop.it!

(Re)Creating Poets: How to Teach Poetry in the Classroom

(Re)Creating Poets: How to Teach Poetry in the Classroom | education tectonics | Scoop.it
The wonderful poet Naomi Shihab Nye first introduced me to William Stafford's idea that no one becomes a poet. She says that we are all born poets, and it's just that some of us choose to keep up the
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Anthony Lavoipierre from :: The 4th Era ::
Scoop.it!

Report: Most Schools Delivering BYOD Programs, Training Teachers in Mobile Devices Usage -- THE Journal

Report: Most Schools Delivering BYOD Programs, Training Teachers in Mobile Devices Usage -- THE Journal | education tectonics | Scoop.it
Implementation of bring-your-own-device programs in school districts has exploded since last year, spreading from 22 percent to 56 percent, according to a new survey from the Center for Digital Education and the National School Boards Association.

Via Jim Lerman
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Anthony Lavoipierre from The 21st Century
Scoop.it!

You should know these - A List of Useful Educational Websites

You should know these - A List of Useful Educational Websites | education tectonics | Scoop.it
Imgur is home to the web's most popular image content, curated in real time by a dedicated community through commenting, voting and sharing.

Via Dr. Susan Bainbridge
more...
God Is.'s curator insight, May 14, 2014 10:55 AM

I have been to a couple or three of these websites. Great to know there are some others...

Wilko Dijkhuis's curator insight, May 27, 2014 1:45 AM

Nice list to have

Lori Onofri's curator insight, November 25, 5:35 PM
Facebook, twitter, 
Scooped by Anthony Lavoipierre
Scoop.it!

12 Characteristics Of An iPad-Ready Classroom

12 Characteristics Of An iPad-Ready Classroom | education tectonics | Scoop.it
Implementing iPads isn’t exactly a just-add-water proposition. While they’re wondrous little devices capable of enchanting learners for hours, to get the learning results you’re likely after will take planning, design, and reflection. It can help...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Anthony Lavoipierre
Scoop.it!

Lisa Nielsen: The Innovative Educator: charlotte danielson

Lisa Nielsen: The Innovative Educator: charlotte danielson | education tectonics | Scoop.it
A blog to share ideas about innovative, real, and relevant learning.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Anthony Lavoipierre
Scoop.it!

Schools Should Be Teaching Kids How to Use the Internet Well - The Atlantic

Schools Should Be Teaching Kids How to Use the Internet Well - The Atlantic | education tectonics | Scoop.it
Schools Should Be Teaching Kids How to Use the Internet Well The Atlantic The following day, a group of CEOs wrote an open letter encouraging the chairman of the FCC to “act boldly to modernize the E-rate program to provide the capital needed to...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Anthony Lavoipierre
Scoop.it!

Replacing Teachers with Emotion

Replacing Teachers with Emotion | education tectonics | Scoop.it
Teachers mean well. By teachers, I mean you.

You mean well.

After all, you're here, aren't you -- ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Anthony Lavoipierre
Scoop.it!

Why Learning Innovation Can't Come From Teachers Alone

Why Learning Innovation Can't Come From Teachers Alone | education tectonics | Scoop.it
Why Learning Innovation Can't Come From Teachers Alone
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Anthony Lavoipierre
Scoop.it!

We Say We Like Creativity, but We Really Don’t

We Say We Like Creativity, but We Really Don’t | education tectonics | Scoop.it
In the United States we are raised to appreciate the accomplishments of inventors and thinkers—creative people whose ideas have transformed our world.
more...
No comment yet.