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What is eLearning Gamification?

What is eLearning Gamification? | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
You know you have become an eLearning nerd when watching a movie all you think about is eLearning gamification and instructional design.

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Emerging technologies applying current educational pedagogy in elementary classrooms.
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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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The Best Resources On The Importance Of Building Positive Relationships With Students

The Best Resources On The Importance Of Building Positive Relationships With Students | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
I regularly emphasize the importance of building relationships with students -- in my teaching practice, here in my blog, and in my books. It's a reflection of my nineteen-year community organizing...
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Topic still as relevant as it was in '07.

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Toontastic App Is Now FREE

Toontastic App Is Now FREE | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Google has acquired one of my favorite storytelling apps and it is now FREE (was $9.99)  If you don't already own this app grab it and get those kids creating. Listed below are a few posts I have m...
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Top 10 Ways to Teach Yourself to Code

Top 10 Ways to Teach Yourself to Code | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Programming is one of the most valuable skills you can pick up in these modern times, whether for career prospects or to stretch your brain and create something awesome.
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An Easy and Simple Way to Create Educational Screencasts and Tutorials on Your Mac ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

An Easy and Simple Way to Create Educational Screencasts and Tutorials on Your Mac ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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10 Excellent Lessons from Google to Help Students Better Use Google Maps in Their Learning ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

10 Excellent Lessons from Google to Help Students Better Use Google Maps in Their Learning ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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AND with Google Earth Pro now "free," it's an even better application to use in the classroom. 

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Free Technology for Teachers: CK-12 Launches a New Collection of Elementary School Math Resources

Free Technology for Teachers: CK-12 Launches a New Collection of Elementary School Math Resources | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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4 Awesome Arts Apps for Students of All Ages -- THE Journal

4 Awesome Arts Apps for Students of All Ages -- THE Journal | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Common Sense Media’s service Graphite, which offers independent ratings and reviews of learning apps and websites, has compiled this list of the best arts apps for students.
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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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Forces and the Properties of Materials - Yr 3/4 Teaching Ideas - 15 Lesson Plans That Will Engage Your Students! - Australian Curriculum Lessons

Forces and the Properties of Materials - Yr 3/4 Teaching Ideas - 15 Lesson Plans That Will Engage Your Students! - Australian Curriculum Lessons | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Summary of Teaching Resource: Teaching ideas for teaching year 3/4 forces and the properties of materials. These ideas are linked to the
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CultureStreet - Books

CultureStreet - Books | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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A wonderful site with lots of activities for reading, author studies, comics creations and all things art!

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10 Professional Development Resources for 2015 | Tech Learning

10 Professional Development Resources for 2015 | Tech Learning | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it

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There are some great choices here for you to pick up new ways to provide PD without boring your colleagues to death. I highly recommend the webinars given by Shelly Terrell and Coursera is rich with choices for quality programs.

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More about business and economic situation in 2015 at http://www.quanticaconsultoria.com

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Bunkr - Create presentations with Facebook posts, videos, Vine, Instagram, tweets

Bunkr - Create presentations with Facebook posts, videos, Vine, Instagram, tweets | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Create elegant presentations with your web content like never before.

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Interesting ways to post!

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5 Tools for Easy Web Design

5 Tools for Easy Web Design | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
If you want to build your own web presence, then it is becoming easier and easier. If you know where to look, you can download your own web templates, add a background image to it, your text and images, and Bob's your Uncle, you are online and famous -- if you have a web host…
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The 21st Century Principal: NC's New A-F School Grading System: Perfect Measure of Poverty in Schools

The 21st Century Principal: NC's New A-F School Grading System: Perfect Measure of Poverty in Schools | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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The Best Augmented Reality Apps to Use with Students (Accompanied with Tutorials and Lessons) ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The Best Augmented Reality Apps to Use with Students (Accompanied with Tutorials and Lessons) ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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