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Prezi Desktop - use Prezi offline

Prezi Desktop - use Prezi offline | EduInfo | Scoop.it

Prezi: Prezi Desktop is a presentation software for Windows and Mac giving you all the power of Prezi without needing an internet connection. Start your prezi online or off, work on your desktop, then upload your prezis to the cloud (only if you want to) to access remotely or to securely share your ideas with anyone.


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The Future of Data Storage [Infographic]

The Future of Data Storage [Infographic] | EduInfo | Scoop.it
Ebuyer has prepared an infographic outlining how data storage has progressed so far and where it is heading.

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Antoine Knockaert's curator insight, September 13, 2:25 AM

A little bit humoristic but ... maybe !

Quran Coaching's curator insight, September 13, 12:42 PM

The Quran-Coaching is the best platform for the quran learning by taking online quran classes.
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Andrew Stewart, Esq.'s curator insight, September 14, 6:32 PM

The  evolution of data storage has been very interesting to watch, I can remember buying audio tapes, then compact disks, them digital music downloads, now we are entering into a new technology like Trent Reznor's Beats, which allows full access to any and all music for a relatively small fee.


Other types of Data storage have evolved even more dynamically, evidenced by the following infographic.

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A Flipped Classroom? Or Should It Be Sideways? | Edudemic

A Flipped Classroom? Or Should It Be Sideways? | Edudemic | EduInfo | Scoop.it

Since it is a less radical departure from what students and parents expect, there’s less stress and uncertainty. If you fear that students may not have access to video lectures or get distracted from learning while on their own time, then teacher resources and equipment available in most schools solve this logistics problem. Wealth and home situation do not become a barrier to learning.

 


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, September 4, 3:47 AM

Um? Sideways??

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Opal Davis Dawson on Twitter: 12 roles for Goole Drive in Classroom @TeachThought #satchat http://t.co/Xwtoqmu5DB

Opal Davis Dawson on Twitter: 12 roles for Goole Drive in Classroom @TeachThought #satchat http://t.co/Xwtoqmu5DB | EduInfo | Scoop.it
12 roles for Google Drive in Classroom #satchat http://t.co/jVbSOwZkUM #edchat #sunchat #edtech

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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, August 31, 10:32 AM

Time to stir your ed-tech thinking as you ramp up a new school year. 

Gary Harwell's curator insight, September 1, 9:54 AM

Roles are good.

Reshelle Johnson's curator insight, September 1, 11:22 AM

Google is gaining a foothold in classrooms.  My former employer now has a Google Chrome program in place and used this past summer to educate teachers on their use.  The feedback was good.  I am going to keep in touch with some of my former coworkers and will see how the program pans out over the course of the school year.

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Computer Science: The Future of Education

Computer Science: The Future of Education | EduInfo | Scoop.it
Robust computer science curriculum is necessary for our society's future. Here are five steps to engage teachers and students in this critical area of study.

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Aris P. Louvris's curator insight, August 25, 6:40 AM

Η επιστήμη της Πληροφορικής: το μέλλον της εκπαίδευσης

Javier Marrero Acosta's curator insight, August 25, 10:32 AM

Curriculum y robótica

ManufacturingStories's curator insight, August 26, 12:49 PM

For more resources on STEM Education visit http://bit.ly/1640Tbl

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12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free

12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free | EduInfo | Scoop.it
All education is self-education.  Period.  It doesn’t matter if you’re sitting in a college classroom or a coffee shop.  We… (All education is self-education.  Period...

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Robin Yu's curator insight, September 10, 6:29 PM

Lots of familiar sites and some new ones too.

Donna Meehan's curator insight, September 13, 8:11 PM

Did you ever wish you had a chance to learn something new?  Here is a list of FREE top-notch self-education resources.  Have a look, I couldn't believe some of them myself.

delta14's curator insight, September 19, 12:12 PM

Sugerencias para su perfeccionamiento académico /profesional

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12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free

12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free | EduInfo | Scoop.it
All education is self-education.  Period.  It doesn’t matter if you’re sitting in a college classroom or a coffee shop.  We… (All education is self-education.  Period...

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Robin Yu's curator insight, September 10, 6:29 PM

Lots of familiar sites and some new ones too.

Donna Meehan's curator insight, September 13, 8:11 PM

Did you ever wish you had a chance to learn something new?  Here is a list of FREE top-notch self-education resources.  Have a look, I couldn't believe some of them myself.

delta14's curator insight, September 19, 12:12 PM

Sugerencias para su perfeccionamiento académico /profesional

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Connectivism – it’s a theory. I am “the one who is connected.” | eLearning Faculty

Connectivism – it’s a theory. I am “the one who is connected.” | eLearning Faculty | EduInfo | Scoop.it
Connectivism is a learning theory that helps me, as a learner, think critically and become adaptable. There is some argument about it from the big brains and

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juandoming's curator insight, July 19, 10:29 AM

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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, July 19, 7:14 PM

Is it just a theory? Dewey and others suggested theory and practice were blended together. Theory without practice may not work. Practice without theory may not work either.

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Twitter is Google for Educators

Twitter is Google for Educators | EduInfo | Scoop.it

I know many of you read the title are were thinking, "Huh? I don't use Twitter the same ways as Google." Courtesy of dictionary.com, consider the following definition: Amazing how a company...


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Gust MEES's curator insight, July 14, 12:31 PM

I agree completely that Twitter is "Google For Educators"!

Елена Гончарова's curator insight, July 16, 5:27 AM

добавить понимание ...

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3 Key Concepts That Will Help You Understand Learning in the Digital Age

3 Key Concepts That Will Help You Understand Learning in the Digital Age | EduInfo | Scoop.it
These three "gogies" of effective online learning will help you get a clearer picture of learning and eLearning in the digital age.

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Joyce Valenza's curator insight, July 4, 9:28 AM

Interesting new takes to consider.

Julie Bourguignon's curator insight, July 9, 5:34 AM

A variety of skills are needed to become a well-rounded individual. This supposes learning approaches tailored to facilitate acquisition of these skills.

Julie Lindsay's curator insight, September 1, 7:03 AM

We need to be considering multi-pedagogical learning as a consequence of integrating technology with learning.

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New Wonderful Twitter Guide for Teachers and Educators ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

New Wonderful Twitter Guide for Teachers and Educators ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | EduInfo | Scoop.it

"The power of Twitter resides in the kind of connections and networks it allows you to make.Twitter is by far the social networking platform that teachers and educators populate the most. As such, creating a personal/professional learning network comprising kindred others is as easy as participating in the weekly educational chats organized on Twitter (#edchat as an example). These meet-ups enable you  to meet and connect with teachers from all around the globe. They also introduce you to a treasure trove of information, resources, links, tips, and learning experiences that can be leveraged for your own purposes."


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Cindy Riley Klages's curator insight, June 19, 9:17 AM

Love this!

 

maralma's curator insight, June 19, 9:24 PM

Useful tools!

John Rudkin's curator insight, June 20, 6:33 AM

Quick, simple....easy to take on board.

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Why is Moodle the Best LMS? - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Why is Moodle the Best LMS? - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | EduInfo | Scoop.it

Moodle (acronym for Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment) is an open source Learning Management System (LMS ) or a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE ). It is rising in popularity among the educators around the world, as a tool for creating dynamic websites for students. It is open source, since it is customizable, has no contracts or user costs to pay and is widely available for free use. It can be efficiently integrated with your management system and allows you to support personalized learning, which is effective even outside the classroom and encourages the involvement of the broader community of the institution.

 

Moodle has constantly maintained its top spot among the LMS tools and has been ranked 11th overall among the top 100 tools for learning in 2013 . Many factors have contributed to Moodle being highly successful. On top of being a great LMS, it is also free to use. Teachers can teach their own online courses using this and find it stable and easy to use and being customizable, it fits to its user’s needs with ease.

 

 Moodle has several advantages over other LMSs, here’s the list of a few:

 

- It is an open source learning platform, which is utilized by millions of people worldwide. This open source nature allows anybody to tinker with its code or add new things. Users can share changes with the Moodle community for others to use for free. All this leads to the extension and reformation of the software.

- It makes use of simple technologies, as a result of which its developers are easy to find.

- It is built on some of the most reliable technologies, such as PHP, MySQL, Apache.

- It has a fully cooperative development model which offers constant scope for improvement by allowing many high quality contributions to acquire new modules, features and enhancements.

- It makes use of the more advanced programming approach, the object-oriented programming which makes its functionality all the more efficient and allows users to proceed at their own pace, as well as customize it according to their needs.

- It focuses on making the learning and teaching experience constructivist. This process encourages the involvement of learners in the learning process, rather than letting them receive knowledge passively. The learning environment becomes more democratic with interactive and student-centered activities.

- It is convenient for educational institutions and organizations for learning and course management.

- It can be quickly deployed in your organization, without the requirement of any extra efforts.

- It is highly cost-effective, since it has a low risk startup and a low initial investment.

- It provides you with fast and reliable updates of information.

- It provides you with regular support, all the time you use it. Its support feature is active twenty four hours a day, seven days a week and addresses to its developers, members and users.


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The Future of E-Ducation: The Impact of Technology and Analytics on the Education Industry

This groundbreaking EdTech study examines the way that modern technology is bringing remarkable innovation into the educational sector; a field which has historically remained fairly fixed and traditional for centuries. The report analyses the degree to which education is being made into a universally accessible, innovative, personalized, and adaptive experience, and finds that the these changes will be pivotal for achieving the United Nations’ goal of universal education by 2015.

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Julie Bourguignon's curator insight, June 2, 5:25 AM

Food for thought

N Kaspar's curator insight, June 7, 11:29 PM

A great overview of the possibilities for technology to impact education - not only in distributed learning programs but also in brick and mortar schools.  Worth a look.

Ricard Garcia's curator insight, June 17, 2:10 AM

For those who really want to know what needs to be done in the future.

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Teaching 1 to 1 with Tablets

This is the presentation from my workshop on using tablet computers in a one to one context.

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Fiona Harvey's curator insight, August 11, 4:06 PM

Yet another superb collection of ideas, tools and apps for education

Patricia Daniels's curator insight, August 26, 7:28 AM

Slides from Nik Peachey concerning iPad use in the context of one-to-one teaching. As well as providing some practical tips there are some useful links to tools that will enable students to practise diverse literacy skills.

Melissa Marshall's curator insight, August 27, 12:10 AM

Here is a great presentation filled to the brim with simple ideas for using iPads - from Tellagami (recorded animation) to TodaysMeet (backchannel) to Fotobabble (recording voice over a picture). Some of these are ones we have used at school before, others open up new channels we are yet to explore! 

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Online Voice Recorder

Online Voice Recorder | EduInfo | Scoop.it

Online Voice Recorder is a free simple application which records sound from microphone. After recording you can trim the sound and save it to your computer.

 


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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, September 5, 11:02 PM

This looks like a very cool tools for recording, editing and sharing audio clips. H/T Nik Peachey.

JordiMarínba's curator insight, September 8, 1:24 PM

Very usuful online Voice Recorder

Mª Jesús García S.M.'s curator insight, September 10, 9:35 AM

No registration needed, that's nice!

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What’s the Difference Between a Flipped Classroom and Flipped Learning?

What’s the Difference Between a Flipped Classroom and Flipped Learning? | EduInfo | Scoop.it

Why do I characterize this explanation as a flipped classroom and not flipped learning? Because, contrary to popular belief, these terms are not synonymous. Yet nearly every article written on these topics mistakenly equates them.

 

 


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Gosia Iwaniec's curator insight, September 8, 10:26 AM

Wort looking at the four pillars of F-L-I-P

 

Flexible Environment:

 F.1: I establish spaces and time frames that permit students to interact and reflect on their learning as needed.  F.2: I continually observe and monitor students to make adjustments as appropriate. F.3: I provide students with different ways to learn content and demonstrate mastery.

Learning Culture:

 L.1: I give students opportunities to engage in meaningful activities without the teacher being central.  L.2: I scaffold these activities and make them accessible to all students through differentiation and feedback.

Intentional Content:

 I.1: I prioritize concepts used in direct instruction for learners to access on their own.  I.2: I create and/or curate relevant content (typically videos) for my students.  I.3: I differentiate to make content accessible and relevant to all students.

Professional Educator:

 P.1: I make myself available to all students for individual, small-group and class feedback, in real time, as needed.  P.2: I conduct ongoing formative assessments during class time through observation and by recording data to inform future instruction. P.3: I collaborate and reflect with other educators and take responsibility for transforming my practice.
Moana TeaniniEnglishteacher's curator insight, September 14, 12:10 PM

very good

 

Maria Persson's curator insight, September 18, 11:13 PM

Keep in mind that no matter what 'method' you use it should be focused on the student and their learning. Very well explained in this article!

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Computer Science: The Future of Education

Computer Science: The Future of Education | EduInfo | Scoop.it
Robust computer science curriculum is necessary for our society's future. Here are five steps to engage teachers and students in this critical area of study.

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Aris P. Louvris's curator insight, August 25, 6:40 AM

Η επιστήμη της Πληροφορικής: το μέλλον της εκπαίδευσης

Javier Marrero Acosta's curator insight, August 25, 10:32 AM

Curriculum y robótica

ManufacturingStories's curator insight, August 26, 12:49 PM

For more resources on STEM Education visit http://bit.ly/1640Tbl

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40 Maps That Explain The Internet

40 Maps That Explain The Internet | EduInfo | Scoop.it

The internet increasingly pervades our lives, delivering information to us no matter where we are. It takes a complex system of cables, servers, towers, and other infrastructure, developed over decades, to allow us to stay in touch with our friends and family so effortlessly. Here are 40 maps that will help you better understand the internet — where it came from, how it works, and how it's used by people around the world.


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Deb Nystrom, REVELN's curator insight, August 22, 1:00 PM
Here's why the Internet works, "... because open standards allow every network to connect to every other network.  (So far...)   This is what makes it possible for anyone to create content, offer services, and sell products without requiring permission from a central authority.

It levels the playing field for everyone and it’s the reason why we have a rich diversity of applications and services that many of us enjoy today.

Source:  Internetsociety.org    ~  D 

Well Connected Mom's curator insight, August 22, 8:04 PM

Curious how the Internet started?  These maps of servers show the progression.

Coolwired's curator insight, August 31, 10:04 AM

This informative site sheds light on the pervasive workings of the Internet.

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39 Awesome Tools and Resources for Blogging and Social Media Marketing

39 Awesome Tools and Resources for Blogging and Social Media Marketing | EduInfo | Scoop.it
Social media and blogging has gone from being an activity you did for just fun and pleasure to serious business. If you mean business and and need to market and monetize your business, personal brand, website or blog to take advantage of the opportunities. Here some tools, resources to guide you.

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juandoming's curator insight, July 21, 6:13 AM

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The e-textbook transformation

The e-textbook transformation | EduInfo | Scoop.it

A new wave of e-textbooks is giving students more than just words and a few hotlinks on a digital page. Publishers over the last few years have been adding video, interactive maps and gamified quizzes designed to engage students more deeply in their learning.


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Dennis Granlund's curator insight, July 24, 9:18 PM

This site is timely as schools move from hard copy to etexts.

Martin Debattista's curator insight, July 25, 2:22 AM

A transformation which is not a revolution. It will take time and effort.  It's important we give it the space to take its natural course.

Angela C. Dowd's curator insight, July 25, 2:11 PM

Thank you Nik. I like reading about innovations like e-textbook transformation that make learning more accessible to all students.

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Using Google Docs For Setting Up Conferences With Parents

Using Google Docs For Setting Up Conferences With Parents | EduInfo | Scoop.it
I used to hate setting up conferences! Don't get me wrong, I love meeting with parents, but I despised the back and forth trying to find the perfect time slot for each parent. With three boys and b...

 

Learn more:

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Parents

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Engage-ME%21

 


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What is flipped learning?

What is flipped learning? | EduInfo | Scoop.it

To counter common misconceptions and bring clarity to discussions about “Flipped Learning,” the governing board and key leaders of the Flipped Learning Network (FLN) announced a formal definition of the term. They also released the Four Pillars of F-L-I-P™ and a checklist of eleven indicators that educators must incorporate into their practice.


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Flipped Classroom Resources | RIT Teaching & Learning Services

Flipped Classroom Resources | RIT Teaching & Learning Services | EduInfo | Scoop.it

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Julio Cirnes's curator insight, July 8, 1:00 PM

Flipped and blended learning

Miguel Angel Perez Alvarez's curator insight, September 13, 7:31 PM

Blended y Flipped en educación

Rosa Saló Sagué's curator insight, September 18, 4:42 AM

Blended and Flipped learning ... The are both great but they mean a lot of work to do!!!! Nice infography though.

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Blogging as Pedagogy: Facilitate Learning

Blogging as Pedagogy: Facilitate Learning | EduInfo | Scoop.it
Blogging should not be an add-on, not an isolated project, but should be seen as PEDAGOGY. Ann Davis shared a definition of Pedagogy beyond a  simple "method of teaching" (unfortunately I was not a...

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Javier Antonio Bellina's curator insight, June 9, 7:05 PM

Los Blogs como herramienta pedagógica

Margarita Saucedo's curator insight, June 17, 11:03 PM

Un buen medio de comunicación

Tina Jameson's curator insight, June 19, 7:53 PM

If you are looking at 'blogging' as a possible classroom tool / strategy to use with students - then this infographic and accompanying 'blog' advice could be useful. 

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Umberto Eco: “En el futuro, la educación deberá enseñar a comparar sitios Web” | REDEM

Umberto Eco: “En el futuro, la educación deberá enseñar a comparar sitios Web” | REDEM | EduInfo | Scoop.it

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Minerva Bueno's curator insight, June 2, 5:50 PM

"Si leí bien, hay un objeto de perfección que es el libro, el libro de papel tal como lo conocemos. ¿Por qué? Es hasta el momento la manera más segura de conservar y transmitir la información. Por tres razones. En primer lugar, creo que es el más práctico para leer, aunque ahora haya jóvenes que dicen: “No, yo leo mejor en el iPad”. Después, está el amor por el objeto. Si voy a mi sótano y veo mi “Pinocho” de cuando tenía 8 años y en el que había escrito cosas, me vuelven emociones que no encuentro en un disco que contiene el texto de Pinocho. Por último, teniendo en cuenta mi edad y si hubiera existido, no podría recuperar el disco de Pinocho porque se habría desmagnetizado. Eso es un problema: las computadoras cambian tanto que no sabemos cuál es la vida útil de un disco…"

Alazne González's curator insight, June 3, 12:44 PM

Umberto es muy grande,,,

Roberto Ronconi's comment, June 4, 4:28 PM
Va mucho mas alla de lo que dice. Se trata en términos generales de Alfabetización Digital, Alfabetizacion Informacional, Alfabetizacion Mediatica, Alfabetizacion Académica ... multialfabetización
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A Curated Journal of the Best Copyright-Free Contents Available Online: The Public Domain Review

A Curated Journal of the Best Copyright-Free Contents Available Online: The Public Domain Review | EduInfo | Scoop.it
Online journal dedicated to showcasing the most interesting and unusual out-of-copyright works available on the web

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Lara N. Madden's curator insight, May 21, 2:39 PM

This could be a great resource for both educators and students.

Allan Tsuda's curator insight, May 21, 8:55 PM

Fantastic resource for digital content.

Linda Denty's curator insight, May 21, 9:55 PM

This is so awesome everyone should bookmark it.