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Foldable.Me

Foldable.Me | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
Foldables are your customisable cardboard friend. You choose what he or she looks like on the Foldable.Me website. Then we'll send him on a postal journey straight to your front door, wherever in world that might be.
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MIT ofrece un curso gratuito en línea sobre aprendizaje creativo

MIT ofrece un curso gratuito en línea sobre aprendizaje creativo | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
Learning Creative Learning es el nombre del curso gratuito en línea ofrecido por el MIT Media Lab, que introduce ideas y estrategias para el diseño de tecnologías para apoyar el aprendizaje creativ...
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plagiarism detection tools for educators

You can use these tools to deter students from cheating on assignments, which raises the quality of work for your course. Instructors can see at a glance assignments that are original and ones that co...
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5 Free Tools to Remove Annoying Features around YouTube Videos ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 Free Tools to Remove Annoying Features around YouTube Videos ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
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And The Prize For Best 'Facebook Privacy Metaphor' Goes To... - Forbes

And The Prize For Best 'Facebook Privacy Metaphor' Goes To... - Forbes | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
You can use SimpleWash (or,
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Tres formas de encontrar los MOOC que se están realizando en estos momentos

Tres formas de encontrar los MOOC que se están realizando en estos momentos | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
Cursos de Stanford, Princeton, Penn, Michigan, Berkeley y Yale, oportunidades en Khan Academy, Notre Dame, University of Michigan, University of Cape Town,
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Smart Computer Mouse Carries Your Digital Identities Between Devices

Smart Computer Mouse Carries Your Digital Identities Between Devices | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
A European firm is raising funds on Kickstarter to pack smartphone-like features in a computer mouse, which carries your digital identities across devices.
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Five Amazing Games That Add a Third Dimension to Learning | MindShift

Five Amazing Games That Add a Third Dimension to Learning | MindShift | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
We received lots of comments on 21 Things That Will Be Obsolete in 2020. To those who expressed doubt that any of those predictions will come to fruition, t
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SOLE Challenge

SOLE Challenge | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
http://youtu.be/aBIALuxEpxE Today we tried our first SOLE (Student Oriented Learning Environment) experiment. This was no easy task. Let me start from the beginning... My technology director sent o...
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Interesting educational experimented suggested by Dr. Sugata Mitra (TED Award Winner) and carried out in a school from the USA. 

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La complicada madurez de Zuckerberg: Facebook ya no mola

La complicada madurez de Zuckerberg: Facebook ya no mola | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
Podría decirse que el último ha sido un fin de semana difícil para Facebook, si observamos los variados rumores que corren en diversos medios digitales internacionales sobre su estado de salud.
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MakeGIF, herramienta web gratuita para crear gifs animados y compartirlos en la red

MakeGIF, herramienta web gratuita para crear gifs animados y compartirlos en la red | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
MakeGIF es una utilidad web, cuyo uso es totalmente gratuito, que nos permite crear divertidas animaciones en formato GIF y compartirlas con nuestros amigos de internet y las redes sociales. Nuestra
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Kids Code the Darndest Things: 10 Amazing Youth Innovators

Kids Code the Darndest Things: 10 Amazing Youth Innovators | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
Here are 10 youth innovators, from ages seven to 15, particularly worth noting and working on projects ranging from games to anti-bullying apps.
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Excellent Digital Game-Based Learning Resources for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Excellent Digital Game-Based Learning Resources for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
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Aulas de la cultura gamer | Recursos educ.ar

Aulas de la cultura <em>gamer</em> | Recursos educ.ar | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
educ.ar es el portal educativo de la Nación, destinado a ejecutar las políticas definidas por el Ministerio de Educación en materia de integración de las Tecnologías de la Información y la Comunicación en el sistema educativo.
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Rylstim Screen Recorder, graba screencasts de tu Escritorio con este liviano software para Windows

Rylstim Screen Recorder, graba screencasts de tu Escritorio con este liviano software para Windows | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
Los screencasts, grabaciones en vídeo de nuestra actividad en pantalla, resultan muy útiles cuando deseamos crear un vídeo tutorial, explicar visualmente a un amigo como se usa una aplicación, o
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MIT ofrece un curso gratuito en línea sobre aprendizaje creativo

MIT ofrece un curso gratuito en línea sobre aprendizaje creativo | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it

Learning Creative Learning es el nombre del curso gratuito en línea ofrecido por el MIT Media Lab, que introduce ideas y estrategias para el diseño de tecnologías para apoyar el aprendizaje creativo. Explican en el sitio del curso que los que participen del curso aprenderán muchas cosas sobre aprendizaje. El curso tendrá distintos grupos de participantes, los cuales podrán compartir ideas, feedback y por supuesto conocer gente nueva.

Cada semana tratarán un tema diferente relacionado al aprendizaje creativo y además los alumnos tendrán actividades a completar.


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Alexandra Herazo Ferrer's comment, March 14, 2013 7:03 AM
Una pena que las inscripciones fueran hasta el 8 de febrero.
Eva Orra Duran's comment, March 14, 2013 8:48 AM
ohh, siento lo de la fecha de inscripción, no me di cuenta!
Alexandra Herazo Ferrer's comment, March 14, 2013 9:01 AM
No prob! Ya vendrán otros. :)
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Pheed: The Next Social Craze for Teens?

Pheed: The Next Social Craze for Teens? | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
We've taken a first look at the Pheed iPhone app, giving you a quick guide to how to get started with the new social service.
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Research Awards 2013: introduction | ESOL Nexus

Research Awards 2013: introduction | ESOL Nexus | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
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The British Council is pleased to announce the second call for research proposals under the auspices of the ESOL Nexus project. 

Through this scheme they aim to facilitate the production of innovative research to benefit the learning and teaching of ESOL in the UK and globally by funding a number of awards. Resulting articles will be published as part of the British Council Research Papers series online in addition to hardcopy, digital and e-book compilations.

This round of applications is now open. The deadline for applications is 31 March 2013

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DuckCapture, práctico software gratuito para tomar screenshots

DuckCapture, práctico software gratuito para tomar screenshots | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
DuckCapture es un software gratuito de utilidad para quienes deben tomar screenshots de forma habitual, permite capturar la pantalla completa, una ventana, un área de la pantalla o una página web
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Box anuncia su integración con Screencast-O-Matic para albergar las grabaciones de screencasts

Box anuncia su integración con Screencast-O-Matic para albergar las grabaciones de screencasts | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
Muchas veces no encontramos palabras adecuadas para poder transmitir a nuestros conocidos la información que necesitan conocer, y para ello, tenemos que
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Games Can and Do Teach (Gamification)

Games Can and Do Teach (Gamification) | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
Gamification:Games can and do teach. Online learning and lectures often do not teach. Course design is more important than the vehicle delivering the course

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gaming is important but not everyone likes to learn that way. Some people like formal learning.
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A Must Have Technology Integration Matrix for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Must Have Technology Integration Matrix for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
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How GoPro Created a Billion Dollar Empire

How GoPro Created a Billion Dollar Empire | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
In a decade of its existence, the GoPro doubled in sales every year to become the number one best-selling camera in the world.
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For those who are uninitiated, cameras are fickle pieces of technology. A truly high-end video camera that can support HD-quality graphics is an expensive endeavor, and one that often inhibits a filmmaker to take real risks with shooting. Who wants to strap a $2,000 video camera to the handles of a bike or the helmet of a rock climber?

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20 Essential Technology Terms for Teachers

20 Essential Technology Terms for Teachers | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
Let's lay out some of the more confusing technology terms that educators will encounter on a regular basis and see just what is behind each one.
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10 Resources For Teaching About U.S. Presidents - Edudemic

10 Resources For Teaching About U.S. Presidents - Edudemic | ICT hints and tips for the EFL classroom | Scoop.it
Teaching about U.S. presidents can be tough due to the political leanings of students, teachers, and just about everyone. Here are some resources to help.
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