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Teaching and learning in the 21st Century - meeting the challenges of digital learning and the iGeneration
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[Infographic] How is Internet Making Kids Smarter?

[Infographic] How is Internet Making Kids Smarter? | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
The Internet is making the children of today smarter in at least four key ways.
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The 6-Step Guide To Becoming A Better Learner - Edudemic

The 6-Step Guide To Becoming A Better Learner - Edudemic | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
“Education is what people do to you and learning is what you do for yourself,” said Joi Ito in his TED2014 talk. “You’re not going to be on top of mountain all by yourself with a #2 pencil … What we need to learn is how to learn.” Indeed, traditional education may not be for …
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W. Bradley Gooderham's curator insight, July 9, 11:00 AM

Some good tips that we can all follow over the summer.    I really like #2: READ.   Reading transports us to places and introduces us to situations that can inform our worldview in the most significant ways.

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How The Digital Classroom is Reinventing Learning - interview

How The Digital Classroom is Reinventing Learning - interview | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Want to take classes from top professors at schools like Harvard and MIT without the commute - and better yet, without the tuition? Find out how.
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maralma's curator insight, June 19, 9:06 PM

Great ideas!

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Summer Learning Guide - Avoid the summer "learning slump"

Summer Learning Guide - Avoid the summer "learning slump" | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Keep your kids sharp with Common Sense Media’s Summer Learning Guide to the best apps, games, websites and all of our digital tools to stay fresh this summer.
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Students Learn Best When You Do This

Students Learn Best When You Do This | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Students Learn Best When You Do This
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University lectures are ineffective for learning, analysis finds

University lectures are ineffective for learning, analysis finds | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
After nearly a thousand years, it might be time for universities to rethink how professors convey wisdom and information to their students, Science magazine reports. A meta-analysis of 225 studies published in PNAS found that the age-old practice of students snoozing while a professor speaks from a lecturn is far less effective than other, more active forms of learning for university students. Continue reading →
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17 Awesome Resources on Micro-Learning

17 Awesome Resources on Micro-Learning | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
We, at Learnnovators, have been fascinated about micro learning or bite-sized learning. We have been doodling about the possibilities this learning technique offers while developing cost effective and powerful mobile performance support solutions. Today, while contemplating on the design for a mobile-based bite-sized learning solution (made up of quick, short instructional videos accompanied by Quick Reference Guides) for one of our clients, we set out on a journey to explore and learn more about this wonderful approach. Read on...
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Infographic: Preparing Teachers for Deeper Learning - Digital Promise

Infographic: Preparing Teachers for Deeper Learning - Digital Promise | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Accelerating Innovation in Education
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The Age of Bite-sized Learning: What is It and Why It Works

The Age of Bite-sized Learning: What is It and Why It Works | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
There're many good reasons learners seek out information in small chunks. You might want to take a look at these to create your eLearning courses.
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Report - Digital Learning in Ontario Schools - The new normal

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Too Much Technology and Not Enough Learning?

Too Much Technology and Not Enough Learning? | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
I was reading the book The Smartest Kids in the World by Amanda Ripley and couldn't help wondering what our schools would be like today if we were forced to teach without the technology (including co
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Meet Oppia, Google’s New project to allow anyone to create online interactive activities

Meet Oppia, Google’s New project to allow anyone to create online interactive activities | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Google has become an increasingly active participant in the world of education, particularly when it comes to exploring the role technology can play in..
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Blended Learning vs other forms of learning

Blended Learning vs other forms of learning | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Blended learning is a buzz word that’s been thrown around quite a bit lately and brings together the best of both classroom learning and elearning. In fact it seems to be the ideal solution all-around as it appeals to all learning styles, circumstances, needs and demands. It combines the support of classroom learning with the flexibility of elearning.
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6 Powerful Strategies For Deeper Learning In Your Classroom

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9 Powerful (And FREE) Tools To Boost Summer Learning - Edudemic

9 Powerful (And FREE) Tools To Boost Summer Learning - Edudemic | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Rapidly approaching the dog days of summer (give or take a few days or weeks), I felt a need to share a power packed suitcase of tools that could be used to archive your summer highlights and memories. Many educators never really go on vacation. While they may appear to be leisurely sipping daiquiris on …
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Cool Tools Are Fun, But Learning Should Come First

Cool Tools Are Fun, But Learning Should Come First | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Some teachers can get caught up in the latest ed- tech resources and forget to prioritize educational value above all else.
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Revolutionary Ways to Learn Outside the Classroom

Revolutionary Ways to Learn Outside the Classroom | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
An Indiana State University study discovered nearly half of students surveyed are bored at school, half skipped school at least once or twice, and some 20 percent entertain the idea of dropping out. But learning doesn’t have to be such a chore. Revolutionize your child’s education simply by incorporating new mediums, technology and ideas to […
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Why is 21C Learning Different?

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6 Tips & 18 Resources To Extend Learning Beyond The Classroom

6 Tips & 18 Resources To Extend Learning Beyond The Classroom | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
6 Tips & 18 Resources To Extend Learning Beyond The Classroom
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Awesome Chart: Traditional Vs New Learning Environments

Awesome Chart: Traditional Vs New Learning Environments | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it