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Teaching and learning in the 21st Century - meeting the challenges of digital learning and the iGeneration
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Teaching and learning in the 21st Century - meeting the challenges of digital learning and the iGeneration
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This scoop it profile by @Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)  includes many useful blogs and articles that aim to teach in the 21st century. This includes learning with the use of technology. What he refers to as the 'iGeneration' includes many useful updates that can be used for both the students and teachers in the classroom. A few i came across that sparked my interest were a description on how to set up a blog with wordpress for teachers, this can be very useful to me as a student now and also in the future. I enjoy D'Amico's profile as he scoops quite interesting topics.

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When curriculum resources are limitless due to the access we have to on-line materials, then the question we ask about those materials become more important. Values Education helps us all to ask the right questions! See some innovative whole school projects at:

http://valueseducation.edu.au/verve/_resources/VASP_FINAL_REPORT_2010.pdf

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3 iOS Apps That Make it Simple for Recording Your Music

3 iOS Apps That Make it Simple for Recording Your Music | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Musicians always have the desire to record our music, be it our own or that music we are listening to around us. They also have longed for a way to quickly capture musical thoughts and ideas that p...
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The 10 Most Important Business Skills in 2020 (Infographic)

In just six years time, the skills you'll be looking for in star employees will be vastly different from those ideal in today's workers. Consider this your crystal ball.
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Free Technology for Teachers: A Complete Guide to Using Socrative 2.0

Free Technology for Teachers: A Complete Guide to Using Socrative 2.0 | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
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Gmail update brings ability to insert Drive files in-line, smarter autocomplete

The main feature in the update is the new ability to insert a file from your Drive account into the email, so the recipient can click on it and be taken to the Drive version.
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8 ways to make social media matter

8 ways to make social media matter | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Target audience: Nonprofits, cause organizations, foundations, NGOs, social enterprises, businesses, educators, journalists, general public. Post by Nancy Schwartz Nonprofit Marketing Problem Solver & Coach at Getting Attention.org Pressure. You...
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Ok Google - From the Chrome Browser

Ok Google - From the Chrome Browser | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
If you are using Google Chrome you can go into your settings and turn on voice searching. I love this feature because it makes it easy for myself and my students to search for answers in the moment...
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Disruptive Collaboration

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Disruptive Collaboration
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July 11 - World Population Day - Here Are Related Resources

July 11 -  World Population Day - Here Are Related Resources | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Tomorrow, July 11th, is World Population Day. You might be interested in The Best Resources For Learning About Our World’s Population Of 7 Billion. Here's how the United Nations describes World Pop...
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Introducing Mobile Devices and Selecting Mobile Apps for Your K-5 Learners

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Meeting Registration: Introducing Mobile Devices and Selecting Mobile Apps for Your K-5 Learners - Video Conferencing, Web Conferencing, Meeting and Webcast Service. Produce your own high quality online meetings, with video conferencing, web conferencing, video meetings, registration service, surveys, PayPal Integration and more. Try it free for two weeks!
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From Guilt to Google: Experimenting with Tech Tools to Improve Writing Feedback (EdSurge News)

From Guilt to Google: Experimenting with Tech Tools to Improve Writing Feedback (EdSurge News) | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
You know the feeling--that “gotta-get-this-grading-done” robotic trance. The blinding feeling of grading close to 180 essays. The guilt of balancing meaningful feedback without taking three weeks to do it.I have graded essays for years. I have tried all the tricks to get through my stacks of essays
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Parents Look to Teachers for Internet Safety Training

Who's responsible for making sure students get an education in online safety? According to four out of five teachers, parents are relying on the schools too much in this regard.
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How Thinking Inside the Box Unleashes Creativity

How Thinking Inside the Box Unleashes Creativity | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Creativity can shine in spite of and because of limitations. And it's one of the most important skills we can pass on to the next generation.
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5 Great Edu Podcasts for you to check out to enhance your PLN

5 Great Edu Podcasts for you to check out to enhance your PLN | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Are you looking to outsource your professional development in 2014? Are you tired of searching and searching through thousands of blogs and reading through countless paragraphs sharing the hows and whys of educational technology?  Who has time to do this.  Have you tried listening to podcasts for your professional development? Podcasts are first and foremost FREE.  They are ON DEMAND content and can answer dozens, if not hundreds of dozens of questions that you may have about educational technology, professional pedagogy and more.  Did you know there are more than 700,000 podcasts on iTunes … RIGHT NOW? How do I listen to a podcast? There are several exciting ways to consume audio and video information.  Everyone has their favorite.  Here are just a few. Apple Podcasts App Stitcher Radio iHeart Radio Podomatic Spreaker No matter if you are looking for audio content or video content, these services are here to help you.  Best of all, they are FREE. With all of the great educational
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Why Virtual Reality Technology Will Blow Your Mind in 5 Years

Why Virtual Reality Technology Will Blow Your Mind in 5 Years | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Unless you’ve just woken up from a two year coma, you’ve probably heard a lot of hype about the virtual reality and the Oculus Rift -- enough that you’re probably sick of it. Well, too bad, because I’m here to tell you, without hesitation, that the future of virtual reality is here now. It works,…
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My Incredible Body Teaches Kids How the Human Body Works

My Incredible Body Teaches Kids How the Human Body Works | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
My Incredible Body is an iPad app (currently free) designed to help students learn how the human body works. The app features eight sections. Those sections are circulation, muscles, senses (vision...
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Best iOS Radio Apps: iPad/iPhone Apps AppGuide

Best iOS Radio Apps: iPad/iPhone Apps AppGuide | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Bring your favorite talk shows and music with you
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Keep your kids sharp with educational entertainment this summer (free eBook per day)

Keep your kids sharp with educational entertainment this summer (free eBook per day) | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
ccording to an article about edu retention from Reading is Fundamental, kids will experience learning losses over the summer if they aren’t engaged in educational entertainment activities this summer!
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