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24 Useful Tricks for the iPhone And iPad Most People Don’t Know

24 Useful Tricks for the iPhone And iPad Most People Don’t Know | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
This article introduces the top 24 useful tricks for the iPhone and iPad you may not even know about. Keep reading to find some helpful tips.

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Publishing with iBooks Author - Peter Pappas

Publishing with iBooks Author - Peter Pappas | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it

Great Scoop.it page by Peter Pappas! 


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PBL Projects |

PBL Projects | | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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A good site offering step-by-step guides to PBL. Suited mostly for upper grades but can be adapted for primary.

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Free Technology for Teachers: An Often Untapped Source of Digital Devices for Classrooms

Free Technology for Teachers: An Often Untapped Source of Digital Devices for Classrooms | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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Share My Lesson - Free K-12 Lesson Plans & Teaching Resources

Share My Lesson - Free K-12 Lesson Plans & Teaching Resources | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Find and share teacher resources for K-12 teachers and engage with the largest online community of educators in the world.
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How to install iOS 8.1 on your iPhone and iPad — Even if you're low on storage!

How to install iOS 8.1 on your iPhone and iPad — Even if you're low on storage! | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
iOS 8.1 will run on iPhone 4s and newer, iPad 2 and newer, and iPod touch 5. If you have enough available storage space on your device, you can install it using Software Update. If you're already running iOS 8, storage shouldn't be a problem. If you're still on iOS 7, you'll have to pay closer attention and may need to update using iTunes instead. How to update your iPhone or iPad to...
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Create Easy Infographics, Reports, Presentations | Piktochart

Create Easy Infographics, Reports, Presentations | Piktochart | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Piktochart is an easy infographic design app that requires very little effort to produce beautiful, high quality graphics. Make your own infographics here.
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Computational Thinking with Scratch

Computational Thinking with Scratch | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it

per article - "Computational thinking has received considerable attention over the past several years, but there are many perspectives on what computational thinking entails. We are interested in the ways that design-based learning activities — in particular, programming interactive media — support the development of computational thinking in young people. This site and its collection of instruments are designed for K-12 educators and researchers interested in supporting and assessing the development of computational thinking through programming.

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iPads + project based learning = limitless possibilities - Daily Genius

iPads + project based learning = limitless possibilities - Daily Genius | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Debbie Carona shows you how to harness the power of the iPad for project based learning.
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15 Rules of Netiquette for Online Discussion Boards Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

15 Rules of Netiquette for Online Discussion Boards Infographic  - e-Learning Infographics | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
"Netiquette” refers to rules of etiquette that apply to online communication. Follow these 15 rules of netiquette to make sure you sound respectful...
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3 Social Network Alternatives for Schools -- THE Journal

3 Social Network Alternatives for Schools -- THE Journal | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
For educators looking to avoid the complications of having students work on consumer social media platforms, Common Sense Media’s service Graphite has compiled this list of resources that can facilitate social learning.
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Animoto - Video Maker & Photo Slideshow Maker | Animoto

Animoto - Video Maker & Photo Slideshow Maker | Animoto | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Make great videos, easily. Turn ordinary photos and video clips into stunning, HD videos with Animoto's online video maker. Start a free trial today!
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Seventh Graders at Perry Middle School in Ohio Build 3D Printer for STEM Class

Seventh Graders at Perry Middle School in Ohio Build 3D Printer for STEM Class | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
I don’t know if you remember what you were doing in seventh grade, but I’m pretty sure it was something along the lines of doodling in my notebook and stari
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10 Team-Building Games That Promote Collaborative Critical Thinking

10 Team-Building Games That Promote Collaborative Critical Thinking | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
10 Team-Building Games That Promote Collaborative Critical Thinking
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The Difference Between Technology Use And Technology Integration

The Difference Between Technology Use And Technology Integration | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
The Difference Between Technology Use And Technology Integration
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An inbox that works for you

An inbox that works for you | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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Fantastic organization tool for a full inbox. I didn't realize I needed this until now! If you can't wait for it to show up, email for an invite inbox@google.com

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Free Technology for Teachers: Novels on Location - Read Your Way Around the World

Free Technology for Teachers: Novels on Location - Read Your Way Around the World | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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Every child should learn to program, but not necessarily how to code

Every child should learn to program, but not necessarily how to code | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
If education shifted the focus from learning computing language to the building process itself, a world of creativity could be unleashed
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Free Technology for Teachers: Create a Word Cloud Within Your Google Documents

Free Technology for Teachers: Create a Word Cloud Within Your Google Documents | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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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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Easily Create Classroom Posters and Flyers Using Canva for iPad ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Easily Create Classroom Posters and Flyers Using Canva for iPad ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
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Announcing Flickr for iPad | Flickr Blog

Announcing Flickr for iPad | Flickr Blog | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
We’re excited to release Flickr for iPad, the official Flickr 3.2 app optimized for Apple’s beautiful, large retina display, which makes it easy and enjoyable to access, organize and share your stunning photos from anywhere.
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Google Updates Classroom for Improved Teacher, Student Control -- THE Journal

Google Updates Classroom for Improved Teacher, Student Control -- THE Journal | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Five new features are designed to make it easier for students, teachers and administrators to use Google Classroom.
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Video Capture Device Swivl Exits Beta and Adds New Features -- THE Journal

Video Capture Device Swivl Exits Beta and Adds New Features -- THE Journal | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
The Swivl robot (which is compatible with iOS and Android devices) tilts and rotates to follow a teacher as he or she moves around the classroom.
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Using Games to Promote Evidence-Based Learning -- THE Journal

Using Games to Promote Evidence-Based Learning -- THE Journal | Elementary Technology Education | Scoop.it
Here's how one librarian uses a game-show style platform to encourage her students not just to answer questions about what they have read, but also to discuss why their answer is correct.
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