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5 Places to Find Web 2.0 Resources | Digital Learning Environments

5 Places to Find Web 2.0 Resources | Digital Learning Environments | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it

I am web geek, and not just because I own a Foursquare t-shirt that I bought at adiscount after my 1000th check in. The real reason I know I am a web geek is because I LOVE discovering cool web 2.0 tools that can enhance my classroom! I am about to share with you my not so secret sources for teacher Web 2.0 excitment! ...and that's not all! Actually, it is, but I think you will enjoy discovering all of the new tools that these web sources present. I guarantee that you will find something new that will amaze you as you explore. So get ready to dive into these web 2.0 treasure troves!

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How Digital Tools Improve Teaching and Learning

How Digital Tools Improve Teaching and Learning | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it

"Digital tools are transforming essential elements of the education space. Understanding how they are impacting teaching and learning will help guide your consideration of which tools are useful and how to best implement them..."


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A Year’s Worth of Free E-Learning Templates & Tips for Success

A Year’s Worth of Free E-Learning Templates & Tips for Success | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
Here are all of the free templates shared during the year as well as links to all sorts of practical tips and tricks to help you build better courses.
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The Role of Online and Technology-Enabled Learning in Meeting President Obama’s 2020 Graduation Goal | The Sloan Consortium

The Role of Online and Technology-Enabled Learning in Meeting President Obama’s 2020 Graduation Goal | The Sloan Consortium | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it

Hal Plotkin (Department of Education, US): "The Role of Online and Technology-Enabled Learning in Meeting President Obama’s 2020 Graduation Goal" reviewed key aspects of the Department of Education’s Learning Powered by Technology plan, with emphasis on the role of online & technology-enabled learning in meeting President Obama’s 2020 graduation goal.

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Helping Faculty Members Use Technology Is Top Concern in Computing Survey

Helping Faculty Members Use Technology Is Top Concern in Computing Survey | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
Service issues, like user support and mobile computing, were also priorities for technology officials in the Campus Computing Project's latest survey.
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Flipping the Classroom Worksho Teaching Naked: Technology & E-Communication for Student Engagement (Free workshop)

Flipping the Classroom Worksho Teaching Naked: Technology & E-Communication for Student Engagement (Free workshop) | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
1.5 hoursWorkshop Description:
Friday, Oct. 11 at 3:00 pm ET
Wiley Learning Institute is pleased to offer this workshop free of charge.  The recording will be available for 30-days after the live event.

Can’t join us on this date?  Join us on Tuesday, November 12thinstead!

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Why Should You Try Game-Based Learning?

Why Should You Try Game-Based Learning? | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
This visual takes a look at how game-based learning activities are designed, why they work, and how well they work in classrooms. Keep reading to learn more.
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Students Prefer Print but Not Books for Serious Academic Reading

Students Prefer Print but Not Books for Serious Academic Reading | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
E-reader use is on the rise, and the textbook market is shifting toward customizable digital products. Are students ditching print in favor of electronic alternatives for their academic reading?
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Is it Crazy To Charge People To Send You Email?

Is it Crazy To Charge People To Send You Email? | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
How many e-mails do you have in your inbox? In general, each one represents a task—something to read, a query to answer, a meeting to schedule, a bill to pay, a request to fulfill or deny.
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Analyst: Apple Could Finally Be Opening Up Apple TV To ...

Analyst: Apple Could Finally Be Opening Up Apple TV To ... | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
A writer focused on covering early-stage startups, especially those with a technology focus. → Learn More. posted 2 hours ago. Comments. hero_appletv_2ndgen. The Apple TV could finally be getting a developer SDK that ...
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7 Uses for Your Outdated iPad

7 Uses for Your Outdated iPad | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
While most tablets have a shelf life longer than six months (*cough* iPad 3 *cough*), they all grow obsolete eventually. When the march of technology sends your slate to the junk drawer don't just sell it off.
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30 iPad Apps Every Teacher Should Be Using ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Glogster EduTech

30 iPad Apps Every Teacher Should Be Using ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Glogster EduTech | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
"Below is a list of apps I have curated for you. This selection is not exhaustive and no matter how many apps I include here there will always be some lacking.
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Web 2.0 List Of Web 2.0 Application Links

All the Web 2.0 technology tools you need to get started experimenting with this new advancement in interactive and productive internet experiences, over one thousand (1,000) web based tools listed here in our Web2.0 favorites.
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Photos: Cool gadgets unveiled at Vegas Consumer Electronics Show

Photos: Cool gadgets unveiled at Vegas Consumer Electronics Show | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
Here are a few of the innovative devices major firms have rolled out for entertainment, gaming and communication.
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Cloud Storage Face-off: Dropbox vs Google Drive vs SkyDrive

Cloud Storage Face-off: Dropbox vs Google Drive vs SkyDrive | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
If you follow hongkiat.com closely, you’ll know that we have mentioned Dropbox, Google Drive and SkyDrive before. In this article, we’re going to compare these three cloud storage services head to head. (Image Source: Jonas Rask) Cloud storage services are so handy nowadays as it saves space on your portable ... Continue reading »
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Want to Become a Rapid E-Learning Pro? Then Check Out All of These PowerPoint Tips - The Rapid eLearning Blog

Want to Become a Rapid E-Learning Pro? Then Check Out All of These PowerPoint Tips - The Rapid eLearning Blog | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
I’ve been doing this PowerPoint stuff for so long that I often think the tips I share are common knowledge and everyone knows them. But every time I do a workshop, I’m reminded that what may be old to me is often new to others.
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How Brewster Kahle and the Internet Archive Will Preserve the Infinite Information on the Web

How Brewster Kahle and the Internet Archive Will Preserve the Infinite Information on the Web | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
Brewster Kahle is an unassuming man. But as an internet pioneer and digital librarian, he may rightly be called a founding father of the Open Culture ethos.
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Good to see a status update on the project and find out it’s not just internet sites Kahle is archiving but that he also has an actual physical location for what he’s archiving? Impressive.  

 

I’ll have to make time to watch the TED Talk and see if Kahle answers the issue he brings up in the article, that of archiving “the best we have to offer.” What kind of software is available that can sift through the tares and keep the wheat?

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Survey of Faculty Attitudes on Technology | Inside Higher Ed

Survey of Faculty Attitudes on Technology | Inside Higher Ed | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it

Doug Lederman and Scott Jaschik: "

Online education arguably came of age in the last year, with the explosion of massive open online courses driving the public's (and politicians') interest in digitally delivered courses and contributing to the perception that they represent not only higher education's future, but its present. Faculty members, by and large, still aren't buying -- and they are particularly skeptical about the value of MOOCs, Inside Higher Ed's new Survey of Faculty Attitudes on Technology suggests.


Read more: http://www.insidehighered.com/news/survey/survey-faculty-attitudes-technology#ixzz2htLtwbG3 ;
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Valley Views: Technology can't replace benefits of a school library - Poughkeepsie Journal

Valley Views: Technology can't replace benefits of a school library - Poughkeepsie Journal | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
Valley Views: Technology can't replace benefits of a school library
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As educators, we design instruction and create learning spaces to support the needs of all learners.
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Yup, Something (Good) Is Up at Blackboard

Yup, Something (Good) Is Up at Blackboard | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
When a company the size of Blackboard makes substantial organizational changes, it can be difficult to assess what is really going on. In the beginning, the stories tend to look similar.
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Colleges try to verify online attendance

Colleges try to verify online attendance | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
Colleges eager to make sure that students signed up for online courses are actually taking them
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101 Web 2.0 Tools for Teachers You Should Know About

101 Web 2.0 Tools for Teachers You Should Know About | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
The 101 best web 2.0 tools for teachers based on functionality, application, ease of use and compatibility with educational technology.
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Using Instagram in an Educational Context | Emerging Education Technology

Using Instagram in an Educational Context | Emerging Education Technology | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
The highly popular photo sharing app can deliver a variety of educational benefits. Guest post by Jason Phillips. If you are active on social websites, or
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Apple Is Building A Social Music Network - hypebot

Apple Is Building A Social Music Network - hypebot | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
Guest post by Matt Kiser (@Matt_Kiser) for sidewinder.fm, a music and tech think tank. There's a lot of talk about how Apple is building a whiz-bang, streaming Internet radio app to kill Pandora.
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Great Pinterest Tips for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Great Pinterest Tips for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it

Pinterest is a promising visual bookmarking platform. It is gaining in popularity more and more and of course teachers and educators are part of this success for there are now a burgeoning number of  educational boards on Pinterest where you can get free access to tons of web tools and teaching tips.There are also some great educational Pinners that are  committed to sharing useful resources with their fellow teachers. In this regard, Educational Technology and Mobile Learning has its own Pinterest Board where we have been pinning everything we publish here or we find in other blogs and websites, make sure to follow us to stay updated about our future pinnings.


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10 iPad Apps to Help you Stay Organized ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | 2.0 Content-Curating 3.0

10 iPad Apps to Help you Stay Organized ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | 2.0 Content-Curating 3.0 | Educational Technology Tools | Scoop.it
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