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OpenED - now more than a million Common Core Videos, Games, and Assessments!

OpenED - now more than a million Common Core Videos, Games, and Assessments! | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Largest collection of K-12 videos, games and assessments for all Common Core State Standards, flipped classroom LMS. All open source and Open API.

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Emerging technologies applying current educational pedagogy in elementary classrooms.
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PBS LearningMedia Offers Free Ed Tech Webinars -- THE Journal

PBS LearningMedia Offers Free Ed Tech Webinars -- THE Journal | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Topics include using digital resources, implementing 1-to-1 and integrating gaming in to the classroom.
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10 of the Most Engaging Uses of Instructional Technology (with Dozens of Resources and Tools)

10 of the Most Engaging Uses of Instructional Technology (with Dozens of Resources and Tools) | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Start the New School Year With More Fun, Engaging Techniques and Resources Than You’ll Probably be Able to use all Year! Are you looking for ways to
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101 Ways For Teachers To Be More Creative

101 Ways For Teachers To Be More Creative | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
101 Ways For Teachers To Be More Creative
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12 Super Study Tools for Students

12 Super Study Tools for Students | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Are you teaching students good study skills? Do you want to introduce mobile apps that can be used on your students' personal devices? You're bound to find something on this list that can help you ...
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Audio Extractor | Tools for Teachers & Learners

Audio Extractor | Tools for Teachers & Learners | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Online Audio Extractor is a handy software for audio extracting. It can help you to extract sound streams from your favorite videos and save them as OGG, MP3, Wave or FLAC files.
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If you've ever wanted to reuse the sounds from a video and not the sights, this might work for you. Extract easily and reuse audio from your favorite videos. 

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Dropbox Drops Price, Increases Storage -- THE Journal

Dropbox Drops Price, Increases Storage -- THE Journal | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Dropbox, the popular free and fee cloud storage service, has launched a new Pro version that includes a remote wipe feature, enhancements to the sharing of files and a simplified price structure.
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Dropbox in the news - again. This time they're offering a Pro version of Dropbox with a terabyte of storage, up from 100gig, to a function allowing the user to delete an account from a lost/stolen device without losing precious stored data.

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Hundreds of Free Common Core Lessons Focus on Math, ELA Standards -- THE Journal

Hundreds of Free Common Core Lessons Focus on Math, ELA Standards -- THE Journal | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Compiled by a team of teacher researchers, a digital curriculum platform is adding more than 750 free, Common Core-aligned lesson plans in math and English language arts for grades 2 to 12.
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eLearning Infographics -The No.1 Source for the Best Education Infographics - rwestby@pvlearners.net - "pvlearners.net" Mail

eLearning Infographics -The No.1 Source for the Best Education Infographics - rwestby@pvlearners.net - "pvlearners.net" Mail | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Google's approach to email
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Free Technology for Teachers: LibrAdventures - A Map of Writers and Their Stories

Free Technology for Teachers: LibrAdventures - A Map of Writers and Their Stories | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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maker-movement

maker-movement | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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News-O-Matic for Kid-Friendly Current Events

News-O-Matic for Kid-Friendly Current Events | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Sharing current events with students is so important but it is often challenging to find appropriate content for elementary schoolers.  News-O-Matic is a daily newspaper for kids available on both ...
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5 Lessons Drawn from the LAUSD iPad Fiasco

5 Lessons Drawn from the LAUSD iPad Fiasco | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
It’s becoming difficult to read the news in Los Angeles these days without running across yet another article about the problems faced by the sputtering LAUS…
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Top ed-tech stories to watch: Maker movement makes waves | eSchool News | eSchool News

Top ed-tech stories to watch: Maker movement makes waves | eSchool News | eSchool News | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
No. 5 on our list of key ed-tech trends for the new school year is the growth of maker spaces in schools; here's why they're catching on.
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6 Must-Have Apps for Tech Leaders -- THE Journal

6 Must-Have Apps for Tech Leaders -- THE Journal | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
These tablet tools will help technology directors and coordinators make the most out of their mobile devices.
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321 Free Tools for Teachers—Free Educational Technology

321 Free Tools for Teachers—Free Educational Technology | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Would you be interested in the ultimate list of free tools for teachers? At the following post you will found 321 Free Tools for Teachers separated in 18 educational technology categories. Enjoy! F...
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Coding in the Classroom: Computational Thinking Will Allow Children to 'Change the World'

Coding in the Classroom: Computational Thinking Will Allow Children to 'Change the World' | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
New national curriculum gives pupils the computational thinking to "understand and change the world"
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i2Speak - Free Online Smart IPA Keyboard

i2Speak - Free Online Smart IPA Keyboard | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
i2Speak is a free online Smart IPA Keyboard (International Phonetic Alphabet) to quickly write phonetic symbols using Roman letters without the need to memorize any symbol code.
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A fun way to type something in code where it needs decifering, as well as learning about different types of keyboard settings/layouts. Shares out nicely in png or doc.

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Create Engaging Video Lessons with Zaption

Create Engaging Video Lessons with Zaption | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Zaption is a fantastic web app that gives teachers the power to create their own video lessons using a variety of multimedia.  Combining still images, YouTube clips, and more, teachers can design t...
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Samsung to Integrate More Deeply With Dropbox

Samsung to Integrate More Deeply With Dropbox | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Among the hullabaloo of phablets and virtual reality headsets at Samsung’s event today, another related nugget emerged from the vaults of Dropbox. While Samsung and the cloud-storage giant have partnered... Keep reading →
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Research: Digital Media Erodes Ability To Read Emotional Cues -- THE Journal

Research: Digital Media Erodes Ability To Read Emotional Cues -- THE Journal | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
The social skills of students using digital media may be declining, according to a new study from researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles.
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New Teacher Survival Guide

New Teacher Survival Guide | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Teaching Channel wants to help teachers as they begin their career in education. In this series find the videos, blogs, and other resources that will walk you through the steps you’ll need to take before the first day of school.
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Computational Thinking: How To Get It, and Why It’s Important « Annie Murphy Paul

Computational Thinking: How To Get It, and Why It’s Important « Annie Murphy Paul | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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Use ZipGrade to Grade Assessments

Use ZipGrade to Grade Assessments | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
As you're headed back to school this year you may want to check out ZipGrade.  It's a great product for teachers who are tired of grading multiple choice tests by hand or waiting their turn to feed...
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Learn

Learn | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Anyone can learn the basic concepts of Computer Science. Choose an intro activity to start learning.
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New app makes reading fun, prevents 'summer brain drain' | eSchool News | eSchool News

New app makes reading fun, prevents 'summer brain drain' | eSchool News | eSchool News | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
A new app called FarFaria is helping children read with more than 750 children’s stories and is updated with five new ones weekly.
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