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Collage Photoshop Tutorials Bundle: 70 Awesome Manuals

Collage Photoshop Tutorials Bundle: 70 Awesome Manuals | Frankly EdTech | Scoop.it
If you start learning Photoshop the most effective method to be familiar with this graphic editor is to follow excellent Photoshop tutorials.

 

 


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Book Apps For iPad: iPad/iPhone Apps AppGuide

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The Best Apps For Reading On The iPad...
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PowerPoint 2013 reviewed

PowerPoint 2013 reviewed | Frankly EdTech | Scoop.it

When you first open PowerPoint 2013 you are instantly struck by the sleek new look and feel. This is not only visually appealing but makes the whole program feel very solid and reliable...


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15 Free Learning Tools You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

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It can be hard to keep up with the ever-growing list of free educational sites out there, much less distinguish which ones will best… ("@SeanHamptonCole: 15 Free Learning Tools You Probably Never Heard Of http://t.co/tfOBkOYt...


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Edutech for Teachers

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This blog is dedicated to innovative teaching and learning through the use of technology and digital media that engages students in learning while providing them with a 21st Century educational experience.


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Snapguide

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This is a great free app for creating step by step instruction guides. It combines video, images and text. Also a great tool for learning how to do something new. The instruction guides can be viewed online or on mobile devices.


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Google Docs for Learning: Updated

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Here you will find an updated collection of ideas for using Google Docs with students. View the interactive glog to get a quick view of ideas or choose from a list of blog posts for more information about a specific learning task.


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Create an interactive eBook for the iPad using iBook Author: THE COMPLETE GUIDE

Create an interactive eBook for the iPad using iBook Author: THE COMPLETE GUIDE | Frankly EdTech | Scoop.it
Want to create your own interactive eBook for the iPad? It's actually really simple using the iBooks Author program that Apple provides for free! Writing eBooks has so many awesome business applications and benefits.

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Sue Ward's comment, September 29, 2012 6:25 PM
Let's create a community of writers too. Writers read...
Ana Cristina Pratas's comment, September 29, 2012 9:58 PM
Hi Sue, I really like your suggestion! For there to be a community of readers, there necessarily has to be a community of writers. It could be anything from fiction to non-fiction. Would be really great!
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Hi Sue, I really like your suggestion! For there to be a community of readers, there necessarily has to be a community of writers. It could be anything from fiction to non-fiction. Would be really great!
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Collect Student iPad Creations with Edmodo

This video outlines how the Edmodo app can be used to collect student created IMAGES and VIDEOS from a classroom set of iPads.
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Virtual Schooling In The News « Virtual School Meanderings

Virtual Schooling In The News « Virtual School Meanderings | Frankly EdTech | Scoop.it
In today's news, the State Educational Technology Directors Association has issued a new report urging states and schools to begin shifting from print to digital-based instruction—and it provides examples of how some states are making ...
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The Rise of the Tech-Powered Teacher

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Technology isn't a silver bullet, says Salman Khan, but when used appropriately, it can enable teachers to lead differentiated and interactive classrooms.

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Multiple Intelligences Apps for The iPad

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Gardner argues that there are at least 6 kinds of intelligences : Intrapersonal, Interpersonal, Musical, Linguistic, Mathematico Logical, Visual Spacial. The underlying point is that intelligence is multifaceted, rich, complex and highly diverse.


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Creativity Is Not the Enemy of Good Writing - National Writing Project

Summary: Bob Fecho and Stephanie Jones, co-directors of the Red Clay Writing Project, offer their inquiry- and research-focused analysis of New Dorp High School's recent successes in this response to Peg Tyre's "The ...

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How to Write a Paragraph, like a Super Star!

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Teachers with Apps


How to Write a Paragraph, by Classroom Complete, is another smash success on the iPad! We recently reviewed, How to Write an Essay and have been using it ever since in our classrooms with a wide cross-section of students. We have found it to be an incredible tool, the simple interactivity helps students get past writer’s block and get excited about writing.


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Six different ways of getting student feedback in your iPad lesson

Six different ways of getting student feedback in your iPad lesson | Frankly EdTech | Scoop.it

One of the most difficult challenges for the teachers at my school is changing from workbooks and worksheets to get students to work and monitor their answers.


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Jacq's comment, February 18, 2013 3:29 AM
Looks good adds to AfL
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AfL stuff 

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Edcanvas - The one place for teachers to create and deliver lessons digitally

Edcanvas - The one place for teachers to create and deliver lessons digitally | Frankly EdTech | Scoop.it

This is a great tool for designing web based lessons that draw on a number of different sources. You can sequence materials, add tasks and worksheets, videos from YouTube and documents from your dropbox. This is a really useful tool for creating engaging web based lessons.


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MelodyJenningsBowers's curator insight, March 28, 2013 10:40 PM

I'm using this on Edmodo. It is one of the free apps in thier app store.

Kristen Baker's curator insight, June 17, 2013 8:31 AM

This is a great "one-stop-shop" for students and teachers to get organized and stay on track with lessons.

Amaia Irazusta Zarra's curator insight, August 15, 2013 1:48 PM

Oso erraza da erabiltzen. Zure dropbox-en, google drive-en nahiz ordenagailuan dituzun dokumentuak, edozein web orri, bideo, irudi.... arrastratu eta askatu

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Loopster Online Video Editor

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Loopster is a great free online video editor. It's really simple to use and can enable you to do most basic video editing functions online. Upload your clips, drag them onto the timeline and then clip and add transitions. You can then download them or export and share them.


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Teachers Guide to The 21st Century Learning Model : Connected Learning

Teachers Guide to The 21st Century Learning Model : Connected Learning | Frankly EdTech | Scoop.it

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The ‘little book of ICT ideas’ | TheTeacherBuzz.com

The ‘little book of ICT ideas’ | TheTeacherBuzz.com | Frankly EdTech | Scoop.it

We love this document that Mark Anderson has produced for a training day at his school in North Somerset, UK. It succinctly provides the name of Web2.0 tools and gives you examples of how to use them...

 

From our experience teachers did need quick, easy and fast ways to connect to new technology ideas. We think Mark achieves this very well!


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Manage Google Docs with an Assignment Tracker

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One of the challenges of rolling out Google Docs for all students at our school is in managing all those docs students are turning in. Teachers are experiencing the frustration of cluttered In Boxes taken over by individual messages from students sharing their assignments. Fortunately, I have found an awesome idea from John Miller @162 that utilizes a Google Form as an Assignment Tracker. The idea is innovative, efficient and simple. Here's how John's invention works:


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The 3 Pillars of Digital Storytelling

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Ingeborg van Beusekom: "Directing digital storytelling? What does that mean exactly? The word says it all: taking charge and thus taking control."


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Pinterest for Teachers: How to Get Started & Board Ideas | Compass ...

Pinterest for Teachers: How to Get Started & Board Ideas | Compass ... | Frankly EdTech | Scoop.it
Get Started – We have all you need to know for setting up your own Pinterest account, creating boards, and grabbing a Pin It button here: Getting Started with Pinterest. 2. Begin Pinning – Pin the things that interest you as an ...
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Going BYOD

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Great infographic...


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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Excellent iPad Apps to Create eBooks

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Excellent iPad Apps to Create eBooks | Frankly EdTech | Scoop.it

.What amazing things technology is bringing into our life. What is even more amazing in technology is its unpredictability. We never know what will come next and in the same time we are alwasy looking for innovations. At first we started with technology, then things advanced to give birth to mobile technology and now we are living in an age of nanotechnology. Isn't it amazing how human life is developing into the unknown ?


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Animated Avatars for PowerPoint Presentations

Animated Avatars for PowerPoint Presentations | Frankly EdTech | Scoop.it
Talking avatars for PowerPoint presentations can help to make more dynamic and familiar presentations. There are many different places where we can download free avatars and characters for presentations.

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Armando's curator insight, December 24, 2012 8:02 AM
Animated Avatars for PowerPoint Presentations
OSI's curator insight, September 20, 2013 12:17 AM

Bonjour

 

Kim Carpenter-Powell's curator insight, February 26, 11:22 PM

This course has been a tedious and challenging at time; however, I think that the redesign activities really helped me to see how my activities and lessons can be improved in order to help my students.