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Teaching and learning in the 21st Century - meeting the challenges of digital learning and the iGeneration
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Ten Reasons Visual Communication Can't Be Ignored (visuals help students learn)

Why visual communication is arguably the best way to reach your audiences, and five tips for using images in your content.
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The Parent Toolkit - Tips and guides for healthy living and learning

The Parent Toolkit  - Tips and guides for healthy living and learning | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Produced by NBC News, the Parent Toolkit will help you navigate your child's journey from pre-kindergarten through high school.
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How Does the Brain Learn Best? Smart Studying Strategies

How Does the Brain Learn Best? Smart Studying Strategies | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
A practical and engaging guide to smart studying tips.
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How Visuals Help Us Learn - Edudemic

How Visuals Help Us Learn - Edudemic | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Since we talked yesterday about the plethora of different types of visuals available to present information, we thought it might be useful to take a look at why visuals are useful as classroom tools, and some do-s and don’t-s of using visuals. Enter the handy infographic below. While this particular visual isn’t necessarily geared towards teachers, …
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Education vs Learning - What Exactly is the Difference? - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Education vs Learning - What Exactly is the Difference? - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Surely learning and formal education are not entirely the same thing? But what exactly is the difference?
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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, August 7, 6:44 PM

There are two intertwined definitions of education and only one is included here. Educare is leading students out of child. Educere is allowing students to gain control over their learning and realizing they have support when needed. We have eliminated the latter replacing it with the instrumental version called learning which is what School is about.

 

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Terry Doherty's curator insight, August 9, 10:51 AM

Nice comparisons and contrasts to make understanding easier.

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4 Ways Technology is Changing How People Learn - Edudemic

4 Ways Technology is Changing How People Learn - Edudemic | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
When we talk about what changes technology has brought to classrooms across the globe, the answers could basically be never ending. Teachers could talk about things like bringing ease to researching all types of topics, bringing organization (and a lack of physical papers to lose) to the classroom, and making connections for professional development. There …
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Training in Business's curator insight, August 7, 3:23 AM

4 Ways Technology is Changing How People Learn

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30+ Powerful Summer Learning Apps For All Ages - Edudemic

30+ Powerful Summer Learning Apps For All Ages - Edudemic | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
For some parents, getting their kids to stop reading and say, come to the dinner table, is a difficult task. For other parents, getting their kids to even pick up a book is equally difficult, if not more. And when summertime rolls around and there isn’t any pressing schoolwork to cut into hours of camp, …
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21st Century Learning - Let's Leave 20th Century Education Behind!

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Learning in the Cloud! Cloud Computing for Teachers & Schools

Find resources at http://shellyterrell.com/resources/webinars/ & http://Bit.ly/eltlinks & http://www.pearltrees.com/shellyterrell/cloud-computing/id12134306
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A Wonderful Poster on Failure

A Wonderful Poster on Failure | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
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Sayward Henry's curator insight, July 15, 1:10 PM

Fail Again. Fail Better.

Dean Mantz's curator insight, July 25, 11:52 AM

This is an ideal image for my use when discussing "Failure".  When working with my pre-service students as well as teachers in PD sessions, I explain "FAIL" as First Attempt In Learning.  This image will provide authentic connections for those involved in our discussion.  

Sue Alexander's curator insight, August 23, 8:50 PM

Such an important message for inspiring fearlessness.

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6 Powerful Strategies For Deeper Learning In Your Classroom

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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