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The 100 Best Learning Tools Of 2012 As Chosen By You - Edudemic

The 100 Best Learning Tools Of 2012 As Chosen By You - Edudemic | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
More than 500 learning professionals took part in voting for their favorite tools, apps, and learning resources.
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7 Characteristics of A Digitally Competent Teacher - Edudemic

7 Characteristics of A Digitally Competent Teacher - Edudemic | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
What does being a ‘digitally competent’ teacher mean? Does it mean using laptops, smartphones, or tablets in your classroom? Does it mean finding new and interesting ways to use those devices along with apps and web tools?  What level of expertise with technology constitutes ‘competent’? Or does the concept encompass more than that? Do things …
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Why Students Should Use Twitter - Edudemic

Why Students Should Use Twitter - Edudemic | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
There are loads of scholarships, essay contests, STEM competitions and grant opportunities for middle school, high school and college students posted daily on Twitter. Having a Twitter account allows you to access all that and more.
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24 Multimedia Tools That Support The Common Core - Edudemic

24 Multimedia Tools That Support The Common Core - Edudemic | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
Technology is a powerful tool for learning that can be used effectively to support the Common Core and help students develop the skills for success.
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10 Drivers of Blended Learning - Getting Smart by Tom Vander Ark -

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There are at least 10 reasons that make blended learning an unstoppable force.

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How to Create Excellent Courses with Open Education Resources

How to Create Excellent Courses with Open Education Resources | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
What are Open Education Resources (OER)?  Where does one find open resources and under what conditions can educators use them? If you don’t have an answer to one or more of these questions, y...

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Digital Storytelling: how to make an animated PPT movie

How-to video for creating digital storybooks using custom animations in PowerPoint. For more resources from Nancye Blair, visit www.EngagingEducation.net.


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Interesting and well explained step by step tutorial on how to create digital storybooks using custom animations in PowerPoint.

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Absolute must and useful for so many contexts...thanks for the scoop!
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All part and parcel of having your 'digital' voice heard.  Great tool.  

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10 Awesome Web Tools Teachers should Be Using

10 Awesome Web Tools Teachers should Be Using | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning is back to you with another list of some great educational websites.

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My 10 Favorite Educational Mind Maps - Edudemic

My 10 Favorite Educational Mind Maps - Edudemic | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it

They may look like jumbled and messy flowcharts for the insane, but mind maps are actually extremely useful and perfect tools for brainstorming. You essentially take a flow of ideas and translate them into interconnected webs designed to help clarify your thinking (or mind, as it were).

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35 Digital Tools That Work With Bloom's Taxonomy - Edudemic

35 Digital Tools That Work With Bloom's Taxonomy - Edudemic | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
Bloom's Taxonomy and digital tools creates an innovative learning environment where students are engaged in their assignments.
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Education Rethink: Ten Reasons to Get Rid of Homework (and Five Alternatives)

Education Rethink: Ten Reasons to Get Rid of Homework (and Five Alternatives) | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
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College of Future Could Be Come One, Come All

College of Future Could Be Come One, Come All | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
Colleges are building global student bodies and trying to create models for massive open online courses, or MOOCs.
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6 Things To Teach Students About Social Media - Edudemic

6 Things To Teach Students About Social Media - Edudemic | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
Now more than ever, students need to understand the basics of social media and how it can affect their future both negatively and positively.
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The 30 Best Web 2.0 Tools For Teachers (2012 Edition) - Edudemic

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10 Things Every Teacher Should Know How To Do With Google Docs - Edudemic

10 Things Every Teacher Should Know How To Do With Google Docs - Edudemic | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
Google Docs is a powerful word processing tool that many schools have adopted. As it’s similar to Microsoft Word and other word processing tools, most of its features are intuitive to use. However, in addition to completing many of the functions of a traditional word processor, Google Docs provides even more capabilities that can be …
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A must Have Educational Technology Cheat Sheet ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A must Have Educational Technology Cheat Sheet ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
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24 Game-Based Sites That Make Studying More Fun - Online Universities.com

24 Game-Based Sites That Make Studying More Fun - Online Universities.com | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
Here are just a few of the great sites that are embracing game-based learning, helping make studying more fun.
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37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow

37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow: blended learning, elearning, digital tools, khan academy, youtube...

 

 

 

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22 Ways to Create Compelling Content When You Don’t Have a Clue [Infographic] | Copyblogger

22 Ways to Create Compelling Content When You Don’t Have a Clue [Infographic] | Copyblogger | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
If you've been with us since the beginning, you know we like to practice what we preach. This (our first) infographic is no different.

 

Great resource for when I get blogger's block.


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Free Technology for Teachers: 60 of the Best Websites and Apps for Teachers

Free Technology for Teachers: 60 of the Best Websites and Apps for Teachers | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
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6 iPad Apps That Help You Create Interactive Study Guides - Edudemic

6 iPad Apps That Help You Create Interactive Study Guides - Edudemic | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
Check out these six iPad apps to create fun, engaging, interactive study guides for your students.
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20+ Apps to Support the Digital Storytelling Process : Teacher Reboot Camp

20+ Apps to Support the Digital Storytelling Process : Teacher Reboot Camp | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it

Throughout history, people have learned through stories. The metaphors and hidden messages help us to understand difficult concepts and themes. Additionally, stories help us visualize material and help us tie knowledge with our experiences.

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Pedagogy and Space: Empirical Research on New Learning Environments (EDUCAUSE Quarterly) | EDUCAUSE.edu

Pedagogy and Space: Empirical Research on New Learning Environments (EDUCAUSE Quarterly) | EDUCAUSE.edu | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
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6 Ways For Teachers To Effectively Use Social Media - Edudemic

6 Ways For Teachers To Effectively Use Social Media - Edudemic | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
Using social media inside the classroom can be extremely effective. Increase productivity, communication, and understanding by using these six tips.
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7 habits of highly effective teachers Always Prepped Blog

7 habits of highly effective teachers Always Prepped Blog | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it
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The Ultimate Teacher's Guide To Creating Educational Apps - Edudemic

The Ultimate Teacher's Guide To Creating Educational Apps - Edudemic | Education Today and Tomorrow | Scoop.it

It’s no secret that students love their smartphones. Most were seemingly born with one in their hand. They use them to chat, talk with friends, get news, and to learn. Wait, learn?!

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