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The first 20 hours -- how to learn anything: Josh Kaufman at TEDxCSU - YouTube

Josh Kaufman is the author of the #1 international bestseller, 'The Personal MBA: Master the Art of Business', as well as the upcoming book 'The First 20 Hou...
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You can learn anything you want! You  just need to allow yourself to learn.

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The first 20 hours -- how to learn anything: Josh Kaufman at TEDxCSU - YouTube

Josh Kaufman is the author of the #1 international bestseller, 'The Personal MBA: Master the Art of Business', as well as the upcoming book 'The First 20 Hou...
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You can learn anything you want! You  just need to allow yourself to learn.

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Melissa Marshall's curator insight, June 8, 11:01 PM

How to learn anything - really - and what to do in the first 20 hours you practise a new skill. This makes sense!

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INFOGRAPHIC: Student plagiarism causes and solutions - eCampus News

INFOGRAPHIC: Student plagiarism causes and solutions - eCampus News | eLanguages | Scoop.it
Inspired by research by professors from UIC Online, a new infographic explains the different kinds of plagiarism, why it happens and how to stop it.
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Challenges to Implementing Computer Technology in Education

Challenges to Implementing Computer Technology in Education | eLanguages | Scoop.it
What no teacher ever says: “I had no problem using technology in my classroom.” Even if YOU understand the plethora of digital tools, that often isn’t true for parents, other teachers, your Admin. Which becomes a challenge.
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Using The SAMR Model To Frame How To Teach With Apps

Using The SAMR Model To Frame How To Teach With Apps | eLanguages | Scoop.it
TEST Using The SAMR Model To Frame How To Teach With Apps by TeachThought Staff This is post is sponsored by Drawp. They had nothing to do with the content–only asked that we include a link back to their platform, which you can see above.
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Two Excellent Web Tools to Create Story Maps in Class

Two Excellent Web Tools to Create Story Maps in Class | eLanguages | Scoop.it
July 26, 2014 The two web tools I m sharing with you today are ideal for creating and sharing mapped stories. Students can use them in class to organize, narrate and present information through the...
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How Questions Promote Cognitive, Social, and Emotional Learning Across Subject Areas

How Questions Promote Cognitive, Social, and Emotional Learning Across Subject Areas | eLanguages | Scoop.it
Foster more careful and grounded reading in students by asking questions of varying levels of difficulty.
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11 Great Apps to Enhance Your Evernote

11 Great Apps to Enhance Your Evernote | eLanguages | Scoop.it
July 25, 2014 Evernote is a powerful note taking web tool and mobile app. It is definitely an elemental component of teachers workflow. I have been using it for a few years now and I just can't live...
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10 Surprising Social Media Facts You Never Knew

10 Surprising Social Media Facts You Never Knew | eLanguages | Scoop.it
Did you know that Twitter has six different networks? Did you know that the best day for engagement on Facebook is Friday? Did you know that Pinterest has specific themes for certain days of the week?
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Broadcast your Presentation to Student Devices using Presefy - Instructional Tech Talk

Broadcast your Presentation to Student Devices using Presefy - Instructional Tech Talk | eLanguages | Scoop.it
Yep, Presefy (presefy.com) does just what the title says. What’s even better is that it does this from any internet enabled device from anywhere in the world.
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Handy Google Drive Tip for Teachers- Moving Docs to Multiple Folders

Handy Google Drive Tip for Teachers- Moving Docs to Multiple Folders | eLanguages | Scoop.it
July 25, 2014 Here is an excellent Google Drive tip I learned today from Shake Up Learning. As much as I love Google Drive and spend so much time discovering its hidden tricks and features I must say...
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Why Adults Struggle to Pick up New Languages

Why Adults Struggle to Pick up New Languages | eLanguages | Scoop.it
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Why Is It So Hard to Change How We Teach Math?

Why Is It So Hard to Change How We Teach Math? | eLanguages | Scoop.it
American students continue to fall behind international peers in math, but it's not for lack of trying different teaching methods. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more!
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Free Beautiful Online Survey & Form Builder | Typeform

Free Beautiful Online Survey & Form Builder | Typeform | eLanguages | Scoop.it
Create awesome online forms with Typeform, the FREE online survey tool that makes asking questions easy, human & beautiful. Sign up now and try it out!
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Managing Your Team’s Workload With Agile Learning Design

Managing Your Team’s Workload With Agile Learning Design | eLanguages | Scoop.it
This is an excerpt from Jennifer Bertram’s new white paper, Agile Learning Design for Beginners: Designing Learning at the Speed of Change.
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How To Actually Delete your Digital Footprint

How To Actually Delete your Digital Footprint | eLanguages | Scoop.it
Helping students understand their digital footprint is an integral part of being a good digital citizen.
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5 Practical Learning Tips Based On How People Do–And Don’t–Learn

5 Practical Learning Tips Based On How People Do–And Don’t–Learn | eLanguages | Scoop.it
TEST 5 Practical Learning Tips Based On How People Do–And Don’t–Learn by Charlie Chung, Class Central There has been a large body of work in neuroscience, psychology, and related fields offering more and more insight into how we learn.
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Five ways colleges can use digital technology to improve communication

Five ways colleges can use digital technology to improve communication | eLanguages | Scoop.it
Ideas on how colleges can use online tools to boost student learning, drive recruitment and support staff development Continue reading...
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Three Good Interactive Visuals on SMAR Model for Teachers

Three Good  Interactive Visuals on SMAR Model for Teachers | eLanguages | Scoop.it
July, 2014 In today's post I am sharing with you three interactive visuals on SAMR model created on ThingLink. Besides providing iPad apps that fit in with each of the categories of SAMR:...
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​Digital vs. Print: Different, Not Worse?

​Digital vs. Print: Different, Not Worse? | eLanguages | Scoop.it
READING 2.0: Do you find yourself taking online reading less seriously than print?
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InfuseLearning- A Wonderful Student Response Tool

InfuseLearning- A Wonderful Student Response Tool | eLanguages | Scoop.it
July 25, 2014 InfuseLearing is a great virtual learner response system. In a very basic level, InfuseLearning allows teachers to ask quick assessment questions to check for students' understanding....
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Tech Ed Resources for your Classroom–Webinars

Tech Ed Resources for your Classroom–Webinars | eLanguages | Scoop.it
I get a lot of questions from readers about what tech ed resources I use in my classroom so I’m going to take a few days this summer to review them with you. Some are edited and/or written by members of the Ask a Tech Teacher crew.
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A Must Have Resource for Finding Educational Sites, Apps and Services

A Must Have Resource for Finding Educational Sites, Apps and Services | eLanguages | Scoop.it
July 24, 2014 Graphite is one of the amazing platforms that connects teachers with technology. Graphite is a free website from Common Sense Media that provides reviews of the latest exciting...
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The Best Tools and Apps for Flipped Learning Classroom

The Best Tools and Apps for Flipped Learning Classroom | eLanguages | Scoop.it
July 25, 2014 Following the posting of "Managing iPad Videos in Schools" somebody emailed me asking about some suggestions for tools and apps to create instructional videos to use in a flipped...
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Would You Create An Online Course? Here’s Why Some Do (And Some Don’t)

Would You Create An Online Course? Here’s Why Some Do (And Some Don’t) | eLanguages | Scoop.it
There are a ton of sites out there now for teachers to share lesson plans and resources. Sharing, at least in this case includes having access to platforms where you can both get and give content.
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Ultimate List of Online Course Providers

Ultimate List of Online Course Providers | eLanguages | Scoop.it
Chances are that at some point you have considered taking an online course (or perhaps you already have). The process for finding the right course is similar for most people, which goes something like: 1.
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Free Online Learning at GCFLearnFree

Free Online Learning at GCFLearnFree | eLanguages | Scoop.it
GCFLearnFree - The freedom to learn what you want, when you want, absolutely free! Check out our Everyday Life, Basic Math, and Computer Training today!
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