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The Importance of Teaching Technology to Teachers

The Importance of Teaching Technology to Teachers | eLearning in Education | Scoop.it
Teachers are hungry to use technology in their classrooms. But they don’t. While part of this lack of usage stems from problems with education reform that emerges from administrators and education boards not fully understanding the technologies themselves, another part of teachers not using technology in the classroom comes from the simple fact that they don’t know how to use the technologies, let alone how to incorporate these technologies into their classrooms.

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Ines Bieler's curator insight, July 17, 12:35 PM

Yes. This is still a pretty sad reality.

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"Because technology has increased the intensity and complexity of literate environments, the twenty-first century demands that a literate person possess a wide range of abilities and competencies, many literacies. These literacies—from reading online newspapers to participating in virtual classrooms—are multiple, dynamic, and malleable."(Katt Blackwell)

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E Learning For Kids Learning Colors Kids Video

ABC, Colors, Shapes & Numbers Collection | Kids Alphabet Song | Learning Videos by Little Treehouse Kids! Watch the ABC, Colors, Shape
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E Learning Video Tutorial Learning Colors Letters And Numbers

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Teaching in a Digital Age | The Open Textbook Project provides flexible and affordable access to higher education resources

Teaching in a Digital Age | The Open Textbook Project provides flexible and affordable access to higher education resources | eLearning in Education | Scoop.it

The book examines the underlying principles that guide effective teaching in an age when all of us, and in particular the students we are teaching, are using technology. A framework for making decisions about your teaching is provided, while understanding that every subject is different, and every instructor has something unique and special to bring to their teaching.The book enables teachers and instructors to help students develop the knowledge and skills they will need in a digital age: not so much the IT skills, but the thinking and attitudes to learning that will bring them success.


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Geemik Maria Açucena Da Silva's curator insight, July 17, 5:16 AM
"Although the book contains many practical examples, it is more than a cookbook on how to teach. It addresses the following questions: is the nature of knowledge changing, and how do different views on the nature of knowledge result in different approaches to teaching? what is the science and research that can best help me in my teaching? how do I decide whether my courses should be face-to-face, blended or fully online? what strategies work best when teaching in a technology-rich environment? what methods of teaching are most effective for blended and online classes? how do I make choices among all the available media, whether text, audio, video, computer, or social media, in order to benefit my students and my subject? how do I maintain high quality in my teaching in a rapidly changing learning environment while managing my workload? what are the real possibilities for teaching and learning using MOOCs, OERS, open textbooks?"
Richard Whiteside's curator insight, July 21, 10:09 AM
Pretty sure this is going to be worth a read for anyone involved in ELT publishing, whether focused on digital products, like me, or not. 
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The essential teacher's guide to social media - Daily Genius

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Jayne Courts's curator insight, February 9, 2015 5:24 AM

Tuesday 10th February 2015 is Safer Internet  Day. Please visit http://safetytrain.org.uk/safer-internet-day-2015.html where Safety Train have details on how to stay safe online.

M. Fagot-Karcher's curator insight, February 9, 2015 12:08 PM

intéressant, certes.

 

Simon Awuyo's curator insight, February 11, 2015 2:11 PM

Almost all our students are addicted to social media. this is a point to take advantage of their interest to make them learn without  stress.

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Why School?

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It’s with a great deal of excitement and bit of trepidation that I share my newest book, published by TED Books. It’s a 14,000-word e-book only, extended essay in which I try to flesh out the ideas...
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Recession and Online Education

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Throughout occasions associated with financial economic downturn whenever job opportunities tend to be minimum as well as layoffs tend to be plentiful, grown ups normally look for possibilities to create on their own much ...
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How Open Source is Taking Over Education | edcetera - Rafter Blog

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How #OpenSource is Taking Over Education (& How It Should Be Financed) http://t.co/8cZJGM9f by @kirstenwinkler #edtech #highered...
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How to Discover the Best kids Apps Reviews and App Deals for iPad and iPhone

How to Discover the Best kids Apps Reviews and App Deals for iPad and iPhone | eLearning in Education | Scoop.it
When looking for the best apps for kids you know where to go! The App Store or various top kids apps review sites but where do you go for the best promotional offers?
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iPad open house – lessons learned | Technology with Intention

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Yellowstone National Park Rangers can Skype with Classrooms!

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Essential Chromebook tools and apps for the classroom

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"A while ago I created an infographic featuring 30 apps for the paperless iPad classroom. Today I’ve created a similar type of infographic but with essential Chromebook tools and apps for the …"


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예상했던대로 크롬북의 시대가 도래하도다~
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Issue #181 - eLearning Weekly Newsletter

Issue #181 - eLearning Weekly Newsletter | eLearning in Education | Scoop.it
Issue #181 - This week’s free eLearning weekly newsletter includes: 21 eLearning articles, 5 eLearning jobs, 5 eLearning press releases, 5 eLearning events, 2 free video tutorials, and 5 infographics.
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Universities Use Analytics, Authentication to Prevent Cheating in Online Courses | EduWire.com

Universities Use Analytics, Authentication to Prevent Cheating in Online Courses By Meghan Bogardus Cortez, EdTech Magazine on July 13, 2017 8:53 am In college classrooms, detecting cheating can sometimes be as simple as catching a student looking at someone else’s exam.
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A Tapestry of Multicultural Diversity

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In this lesson, students explore photos of New Yorkers celebrating cultural festivities and examine the topics of diversity and multiculturalism.
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Learning Glass helps UW-Stout professors connect with online students

Learning Glass helps UW-Stout professors connect with online students | eLearning in Education | Scoop.it

Learning Glass is a see-through blackboard with a twist.

 

Assistant Professor Julie Zaloudek: “With Learning Glass, you can see the instructors’ passion for the content we’re teaching. The student has the perception that we’re looking at them, and we like that.”

 

The idea for Learning Glass came from Jamison Patrick, of the Stout Online instructional design team. He saw a video about Learning Glass by a San Diego State professor who created one.

Patrick and Mike Cropp at the UW-Stout Discovery Center Fab Lab designed and built their own Learning Glass last fall using quarter-inch thick tempered glass mounted on a stand. Learning Technology Services created the set for videotaping.

“This provides an opportunity to be more engaging to our students,” Patrick said. “It’s low-cost and the return on investment is high. The possibilities are endless with e-learning.”


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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, April 16, 2016 2:03 PM

The creative engergy of well trained minds is just part of what makes online teaching and learning a vital field. Kudos to the Fab-Lab and the committed educators of Stout Online.

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NASA Wavelength Digital Library

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NASA Wavelength is your pathway into a digital collection of Earth and space science resources for educators of all levels – from elementary to college, to out-of-school programs.
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domiKnow's Building Your mLearning Success Roadmap Presentation

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A Training Industry Insight presentation at the Gilfus Education Group's Innovation Showcase Theater: "Building Your mLearning Success Roadmap" presented by Chris Van Wingerden, VP Learning Solutions dominKnow ...
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How To Test If Your School Is Actually Ready For Digital Learning ...

How To Test If Your School Is Actually Ready For Digital Learning ... | eLearning in Education | Scoop.it
So you want a 1:1 classroom … or perhaps a BYOD classroom. Or maybe you just want a couple iPads for some project-based learning. That's wonderful. But what if your school's wi-fi isn't up to snuff? What if the process of ...
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TodaysMeet in Education

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TodaysMeet as a common reflection and question / answer tool in teaching...
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Has mobile already passed desktop? | LINE

Has mobile already passed desktop? | LINE | eLearning in Education | Scoop.it
Back in 2010, Morgan Stanley’s predicted that ‘Mobile Will Be Bigger Than Desktop Internet in 5 Years’, which seemed a bullish prediction to some at the (RT @LINEComms: 'Has mobile already passed desktop?
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eLearning – What does it take? Instructional Design « e3Learning ...

e3Learning Engage Blog dedicated to e-learning, including Online Training, Online Induction, Compliance Management and Learning Management Systems (LMS) 

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iPads in Primary Education: 10 Practical Ways To Use Apps in Primary Mathematics Teaching - By Mr Williams

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