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Need To Explain To Others What Content Curation Is? Use This Visual Collection

Need To Explain To Others What Content Curation Is? Use This Visual Collection | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
What is content curation about? Diagram, charts and infographics to make sense of the curation conundrum

Via Robin Good
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As a new teacher, I was thrilled to find content that was saved, or curated, for me to pull from. And the visuals are a nice way to hook an audience.

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Curate using this visual map

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This will be helpful to share to those wondering about content curation.

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Valuable collection of the art of curation from Robin Good.

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Emerging technologies applying current educational pedagogy in elementary classrooms.
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The top education trends worth knowing about - Daily Genius

The top education trends worth knowing about - Daily Genius | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
FacebookTwitter Do you know the top education trends that are being used in classrooms around the world? What about the differences between a flipped classroom and a BYOD classroom? They’re actually a lot more similar than you might think. In an effort to help you figure out the key differences and similarities, I put together …
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Can Social Media Impact Learning? | Tech Learning

Can Social Media Impact Learning? | Tech Learning | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
The Resource for Education Technology Leaders focusing on K-12 educators.

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How To Put A YouTube Video In PowerPoint

How To Put A YouTube Video In PowerPoint | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
This is your SUPER GUIDE for putting YouTube videos into PowerPoint! Follow the links below to find the tutorial for your version of PowerPoint...OR...slowly scroll down the page to learn some adva...
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Moovly - Create Animated Content like a Pro

Moovly - Create Animated Content like a Pro | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Moovly is an online tool that allows you to create animated videos, tutorials, explainers, presentations, infographics, video clips, display ads or e-cards.

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Moovly es una herramienta online que te permite crear videos, tutoriales, explicaciones, presentaciones, infografías, vídeos, anuncios gráficos animados o tarjetas electrónicas ...

doro saxionbieb's curator insight, March 2, 3:51 AM

mooie tool voor het maken van geanimeerde presentaties

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Wonderful online tool.

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List Of 38 Apple iOS 8 Features Every Apple Fan Should Know About | Fixithere

List Of 38 Apple iOS 8 Features Every Apple Fan Should Know About | Fixithere | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Apple - iOS 8 - What's New - iOS 8 Features: Hidden New Features - Hidden features from iOS 8, Apple's new operating system and updates.
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Classroom Accommodations for Dyslexia Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Classroom Accommodations for Dyslexia Infographic - e-Learning Infographics | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
The Classroom Accommodations for Dyslexia Infographic presents some common ways schools can make learning more accessible.
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10 Ways to Use Google Drawings in the Classroom

10 Ways to Use Google Drawings in the Classroom | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Below is an infographic I created with Piktochart. (Another fantastic tool for educators and students!) There are ten ideas for using Google Drawings in the classroom. Honestly, it was hard to stop at ten! This tool is so versatile. It is also worth menti
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The Newspaper Clipping Image Generator - Create your own fun newspaper

The Newspaper Clipping Image Generator - Create your own fun newspaper | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Make a newspaper clipping with your own headline and story. In example to surprise friends and coworkers, send a birthday greeting or to give your next blog entry a special look.
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A fun way to record important events in history or personally.

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Google fights Chromebook thieves with Chrome OS remote disable function

Google fights Chromebook thieves with Chrome OS remote disable function | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Chromebook Enterprise and Education users can now lock their computers remotely in case of theft or misplacement as long as they run Chrome OS version 40+.
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A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: The Value of Primary Sources

A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: The Value of Primary Sources | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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This Surprising Reading Level Analysis Will Change the Way You Write

This Surprising Reading Level Analysis Will Change the Way You Write | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Ernest Hemingway is regarded as one of the world’s greatest writers. After running some nerdy reading level stats, I now respect him even more.
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5 Anchors For Using Technology To Teach Reading -

5 Anchors For Using Technology To Teach Reading - | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
5 Anchors For Using Technology To Teach Reading by Paul France, NBCT, InspirED Teaching reading is an art filled with limiting factors: motivation, vocabulary, decoding, and comprehension are only a few of the comprehensive skills or...
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Great insight and reasons to keep elementary librarians and reading teachers around amid rampant education budget cuts. 

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How Creative Teachers Make Beauty Out Of Chaos

How Creative Teachers Make Beauty Out Of Chaos | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
How Creative Teachers Make Beauty Out Of Chaos
by Patricia Rose Upczak, The International Conference of Creativity, Thinking & Education April 18th & 19th, 2015.
Creativity is a process filled with paradox and deep emotion.
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Internet Live Stats - Internet Usage & Social Media Statistics

Watch the Internet as it grows in real time and monitor social media usage: Internet users, websites, blog posts, Facebook, Google+, Twitter, and Pinterest users. Visualize the total number of emails, Google searches, YouTube videos, Tumblr posts, Instagram photos, in 1 second. Historical trends, statistics, infographics and live data visualization
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Word Map

Word Map | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
This experiment brings together the power of Google Translate and the collective knowledge of Wikipedia to put into context the relationship between language and geographical space.
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This is a great app to hear words spoken in different languages and from all over the world.

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2b - Liveschool

2b - Liveschool | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
A free app that helps your team work together, get rid of classroom management paperwork, and motivate students with consistent feedback and positive rewards.
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"LiveSchool is perfect for individuals or teams of teachers looking to seamlessly manage student behavior between multiple classes. Teachers can create custom behavior rubrics that allow students to earn points toward a weekly “paycheck” report that can be used to establish engaging incentives. Using almost any smartphone, tablet, desktop, or smartboard, teachers and administrators can award points, leave and view comments from other teachers, and share with parents." Monica Burns, Class Tech Tips; @ClassTechTips

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Technology All Around with LeVar Burton | Reading Rainbow uTech | Ep. 1 - YouTube

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Reading Rainbow comes to Youtube Kids. Quality video content for online learning anywhere with the Youtube Kids app

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ARTSEDGE: March 02

ARTSEDGE: March 02 | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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Celebrate Read Across America with a visit to Arts Edge and get biographical information on Dr. Seuss and his contribution to literature for juveniles and adults alike.

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LoiLoNote School is a powerful learning support app designed for classroom settings.

LoiLoNote School is a powerful learning support app designed for classroom settings. | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
LoiLoNote School is a powerful learning support multiplatform app designed for classroom settings. It's a Cloud-based and CLM-enhanced collaboration, sharing and production tool that is all about creativity. It helps a teacher foster 21st Century Skills in students, while letting a breath of fresh air into the classroom. Developed with and for teachers and students for the sake of learning.
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Shutterfly Photo Story for the Classroom | Shutterfly

Shutterfly Photo Story for the Classroom | Shutterfly | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Are you a teacher or parent? Learn how you can use Shutterfly Photo Story for iPad to enhance any classroom lesson.
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Meets ELA and technology standards for a multitude of grade levels and great for engagement. Teachers can get free books for their classroom by piloting a lesson. 

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Renaissance Learning Acquires UClass, a 'Dropbox for Education' (EdSurge News)

Renaissance Learning Acquires UClass, a 'Dropbox for Education' (EdSurge News) | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Renaissance Learning has acquired UClass, a San Franciso, CA-based startup that’s billed itself as a “Dropbox for Education.”Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The deal comes six months after UClass raised $1 million seed round in August 2014. Renaissance Learning, on the other hand, was bought b
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This merge will help educators already using the Renaissance Learning platform for reading comprehension to assess student's needs more precisely and with quicker response - saving teachers precious time searching for appropriate reading practice for their students.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Read & Write for iPad and Android - Text to Speech and More

Free Technology for Teachers: Read & Write for iPad and Android - Text to Speech and More | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it

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▶ Google Classroom | TechEducator Podcast 81 - YouTube

Please LIKE our video and Subscribe to our channel! http://www.TeacherCast.net | TeacherCast Educational Broadcasting Network Video recorded by Jeff Bradbury...

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