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How to Lock Down Your iPad or iPhone For Kids

How to Lock Down Your iPad or iPhone For Kids | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
iPads and iPhones give you control over how your kids can use your devices. You can quickly lock your device to a certain app before handing it over or lock down an entire device with comprehensive parental controls.
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From High Tech High to project-based learning in the UK: my teaching story

From High Tech High to project-based learning in the UK: my teaching story | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
High Tech High teacher John Bosselman tells Emily Drabble about massive potential of project-based learning and why he's working to spread the practice in the UK
It wasn't my childhood ambition to be a teacher.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Teaching With ChronoZoom - A Timeline of Almost Everything

Free Technology for Teachers: Teaching With ChronoZoom - A Timeline of Almost Everything | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it

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QuizBean - Quickly Create and Distribute Quizzes to Students Even If They Don't Have Email Addresses

QuizBean - Quickly Create and Distribute Quizzes to Students Even If They Don't Have Email Addresses | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
QuizBean is a nice platform for creating simple image-based quizzes that your students can complete online. The service recently received some updates that teachers will appreciate.
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Advice on Creating Infographics from the Author of Cool Infographics

Advice on Creating Infographics from the Author of Cool Infographics | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Infographics are everywhere these days. I post some on this blog from time to time. A well-designed infographic can convey a lot of information in a concise package. An infographic that has a poor design is just a poster.
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3 Keys To Making BYOD Work For Your Classroom

3 Keys To Making BYOD Work For Your Classroom | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
BYOD continues to change the learning ecosystem, which includes administrators, teachers, faculty, students and school IT.
The post 3 Keys To Making BYOD Work For Your Classroom appeared first on Edudemic.
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Why It’s Time For Teachers To Embrace Twitter

Why It’s Time For Teachers To Embrace Twitter | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Twitter, and its role in teacher professional learning, is one of the hottest trends in teaching today.
The post Why It’s Time For Teachers To Embrace Twitter appeared first on Edudemic.
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OS X Dock tricks you may not have encountered

OS X Dock tricks you may not have encountered | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
The Dock and some of its features and functions can be accessed in non-standard ways which are sometimes more convenient. [Read more]
    
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Top 8 Tablets for Teachers and Students

Top 8 Tablets for Teachers and Students | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Are you thinking of buying a tablet and not sure yet which one to pick out ? The flowchart below will probably help you out. Last year, I published here an article entitled " the best 10 tablets for...
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Video - How to Create Google Scholar Libraries and Alerts

Video - How to Create Google Scholar Libraries and Alerts | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Google Scholar, like Google Books, is one of the research tools that students often overlook when searching on the web.
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The Mobile Wave

The Mobile Wave | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
1) We all know that sales of smartphones and tablets are are growing fast, however… 2) Those sales are growing even faster than we may realize, and… 3) The implications of this new wave of computing devices is going to be enormous; is going to...
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'Vining' the Bill of Rights: History lesson taps social media

'Vining' the Bill of Rights: History lesson taps social media | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Students in Andy Kastl's (second from left) social studies class at Clintondale High School in suburban Detroit use the social media app Vine for a lesson on the Constitution.
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Five Of The Best Free Apps That Should Be On Every iPad -- AppAdvice

Five Of The Best Free Apps That Should Be On Every iPad -- AppAdvice | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
These free apps are helpful and essential to install on any iPad.
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How To Get Students To Love Reading

How To Get Students To Love Reading | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Reading is one of the major foundations of any student's studies. In any subject - including math - understanding how to read and being able to comprehend words on a page is a make or break in academics and in life more generally.
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Curate Visual Stories and Multimedia Itineraries with Google Tour Builder

From the Haiti earthquake to Hurricane Sandy, check out how Team Rubicon uses Tour Builder to document the disaster relief missions that have taken them arou...


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holds possibilities for education.

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Useful tools why reinvent the wheel, better to leverage?

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A content creation tool with a lot of potential.

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Learning New and Unfamiliar Skills Can Improve Memory

Learning New and Unfamiliar Skills Can Improve Memory | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
It's no secret that if you want to improve your memory (or any brain function), you have to work at it. A new study, however, shows that specifically learning a new skill that's unfamiliar to you can have a marked improvement in memory.
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Five Good Online Tools for Creating Infographics

Five Good Online Tools for Creating Infographics | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
In my previous post shared some advice from Randy Krum, author of Cool Infographics, about creating infographics. In his book Randy devotes a chapter to design tools.
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8 Ways To Unlock The Power Of Your Interactive Whiteboard

8 Ways To Unlock The Power Of Your Interactive Whiteboard | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Interactive whiteboards are a great classroom tool. Many teachers use them to project and capture images - basically as a high tech, connected chalkboard.
The post 8 Ways To Unlock The Power Of Your Interactive Whiteboard appeared first on Edudemic.
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It’s More Expensive To NOT Educate A Child

It’s More Expensive To NOT Educate A Child | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Especially in the United States, and especially when we talk about higher education, high cost is consistently an issue. There are communities all over the world struggle to find the best way to educate their children at a reasonable price.
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Apple Now Most Desired Brand for Desktops and Tablets, Survey Says

Apple Now Most Desired Brand for Desktops and Tablets, Survey Says | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
For the first time ever, Apple surpassed Dell as the most popular brand for desktop computers this year according to a new study from Parks Associates.
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Easily Organize your Dropbox Files with This Awesome iPad App

Easily Organize your Dropbox Files with This Awesome iPad App | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
If you are like me then Dropbox is one of the tools you use on everyday basis. The cloud-based facilities it provides are too valuable to be missed and barring Google Drive, no other web tool...
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Four ways to help our kids learn and thrive in an increasingly digital world

Four ways to help our kids learn and thrive in an increasingly digital world | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
A major take away from last month’s American Education Week and International Education Week events around the nation and the world, is it’s clear that we all need to get smarter about education.
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Dozens of Web Tools That Don't Require Registration

Dozens of Web Tools That Don't Require Registration | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
A couple of nights ago someone on Twitter asked me for recommendations for web tools that her middle school students could use without having to register to use them.
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How one school turned homework on its head with 'flipped' instruction

How one school turned homework on its head with 'flipped' instruction | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. -- Walk the halls of Clintondale High School, just north of Detroit, and the school doesn't appear out of the ordinary.
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How to create a 'flipped' video lecture for at-home study

How to create a 'flipped' video lecture for at-home study | Educational Technology - Yeshiva Edition | Scoop.it
Math teacher Stacey Roshan explains how she creates video lectures that her students watch at home or on mobile devices.
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