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Five Common iPad App Questions Answered

The Resource for Education Technology Leaders focusing on K-12 educators.

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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Pixton Comics wins eSchool Media Award as a 2012 Best Ed-Tech ...

Pixton Comics wins eSchool Media Award as a 2012 Best Ed-Tech ... | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
Pixton Comics wins eSchool Media Award as a 2012 Best Ed-Tech Product.
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EMS Education practices - some good ideas for K12

EMS Education practices - some good ideas for K12 | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
In my other life, I am a Paramedic and EMS-Instructor. I've been in EMS since 1988 in college and have been instructing at different levels since 1990.
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E-Learning and Authoring Tool: There's an App for That

E-Learning and Authoring Tool: There's an App for That | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
For years now, we have been hearing about how the cost of classroom materials was putting a real pinch on the learning process.  States like California looked to put a ban on purchasing new textbooks, hoping to squeeze out a few extra years with...
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Can Technology Transform Education Before It’s Too Late?

Can Technology Transform Education Before It’s Too Late? | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
by Perna Gupta, Tech Crunch
As technology continues its march toward the Singularity, transforming the way we work, socialize and play at an increasing rate, there is one very important aspect of American society that lags behind: education.
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Vocaro A Great Free Voice Recording Service

Vocaro A Great Free Voice Recording Service | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
Vocaro is a great voice recording service. It allows you to easily and instantly record your voice and share it with  others. What I really liked about Vocaro is its simplicity and user friendliness.
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Why I Use Google's Products as an Educator

Why I Use Google's Products as an Educator | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
Yesterday, I wrote a post entitled "Alternatives to Google's web services and apps" in which I listed a variety of services and apps that do what Google's tools and apps do for people who may not want to use Google's.
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Wikipedia Goes Dark, News Orgs Say "I Got This"

Wikipedia, Reddit, Craigslist, Mozilla, and many other vital websites have gone dark today to protest SOPA and PIPA, the twin online piracy bills Congress is working on.
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SOPA Uncensored: You Speak Out

Several internet giants either blacked out today, or came out strongly against SOPA and PIPA. ReadWriteWeb covered the issue, noting who spoke out, who blacked out and who jumped in to fill any gaps.
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Educational Technology Creative Collective – Preliminary Task « In ...

Educational Technology Creative Collective – Preliminary Task « In ... | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
This then is the first post in a series of contributions forming part of the participation in the Educational Technology Creative Collective. Initiated by Colin Maxwell, this project. is a collaboration of educators investigating and ...
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Computer skills are the grammar of the 21st century, says Ed Vaizey - The Guardian

Computer skills are the grammar of the 21st century, says Ed Vaizey - The Guardian | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
The GuardianComputer skills are the grammar of the 21st century, says Ed VaizeyThe GuardianVaizey's cabinet colleague Michael Gove, the education secretary, will lay out plans to encourage greater engagement with technology in a speech in London on...
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MindShare Learning Report — Top 12 Canadian EdTech ...

MindShare Learning Report — Top 12 Canadian EdTech ... | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
We begin the New Year with an economy that is teetering on the verge of a recession, the good news is that we can count on continued strong growth in the Canadian educational technology space — education, in our ...
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Physics In Flux » Amazon Releases “Send to Kindle” Software #edtech

Physics In Flux » Amazon Releases “Send to Kindle” Software #edtech | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
image If you have a Kindle, an iPad, an iTouch, iPhone, or Android device, and use the Kindle Reader software, Amazon has released a tremendously helpful mini-program. Their new “Send to Kindle” software allows you to ...
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Free tools to create comic strips

Free tools to create comic strips | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
Creating cartoons and comic strips for educational uses can be quite  interesting task. It obviously pushes the reluctant students to participate more and rub  the dust off their brains.
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5 Great course management resources for educators

5 Great course management resources for educators | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
There are a lot of course management tools available for educators, including Blackboard and PowerSchool, that allow educators to do attendance, grading, post and organize resources and lessons, and interact with students.
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- The How's, Why's and Value of Educational Technology | 3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology

- The How's, Why's and Value of Educational Technology | 3D Virtual Worlds: Educational Technology | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
The Resource for Education Technology Leaders focusing on K-12 educators.
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Survey: 41% Of Teens Experience Cyber-Bullying On Their Cellies

Teenagers are endlessly fascinating, strange balls of neurotic/sexual energy. What company isn't interested in collecting data points about teens' behavior toward technology? (If you can think of one, please tell me in the comments.
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Fun Brain A Great Resource of Awesome Games

Fun Brain A Great Resource of Awesome Games | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
Fun Brain is a cool website for students from different grades.
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Educational Technology Guy: Evernote for Education | Diigo

Educational Technology Guy: Evernote for Education http://t.co/uctTPFVs...
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Pixton A Great Cartoon and Comic Strip Making Tool

Pixton A Great Cartoon and Comic Strip Making Tool | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
Pixton is a cartoon creation tool that allows its users to create awesome comics. Pixton has also a growing community that anyone can access to contribute with their own comics.
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YouTube Tries to Make "Doing Good" Part of its Everyday Routine

One of Google's earliest YouTube employees is now leading a new charge at the company: Trying to figure out how to make YouTube a better service for social good - focusing on nonprofits, education, and free expression/activism.
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10 New Ed Tech Tools for 2012

10 New Ed Tech Tools for 2012 | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
The biggest educational shift I observed in 2011 was a move toward more collaborative learning processes.
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5 Higher Ed Tech Trends for 2012 - Campus Technology

5 Higher Ed Tech Trends for 2012 - Campus Technology | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
5 Higher Ed Tech Trends for 2012Campus TechnologyAs the new year begins, education technology experts look at what's ahead for learners and educators.
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A List of The Best Free File Sharing Tools in 2011

A List of The Best Free File Sharing Tools in 2011 | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
Today I am sharing with you a bunch of awesome file sharing tools. These tools are practically useful to teachers, educators, and students who are the primary targets of my posts here but anyone else can use them too.
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E-learning ‘encouraged by tablet computers in schools’

E-learning ‘encouraged by tablet computers in schools’ | Educational Technology Today | Scoop.it
by UK Virtual College
E-learning has been given a significant push in India and other parts of the world as more and more schools consider the implementation of mobile technologies in their curriculums.
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