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Teaching and learning in the 21st Century - meeting the challenges of digital learning and the iGeneration
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7 Things To Know Before Using Open Educational Resources - Edudemic

7 Things To Know Before Using Open Educational Resources - Edudemic | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Instead of being required to use state money for state-adopted materials like textbooks, Texas school districts can now choose which instructional materials to purchase. Having this option, Amarillo Independent School District chose to shelve textbooks at its Amarillo Area Center for Advanced Learning and invest in a 1:1 iPad initiative, venturing into the ever-growing world …
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OpenEd Releases Releases an iPad App for Finding and Sharing Educational Videos and Games

OpenEd Releases Releases an iPad App for Finding and Sharing Educational Videos and Games | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
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OpenED - now more than a million Common Core Videos, Games, and Assessments!

OpenED - now more than a million Common Core Videos, Games, and Assessments! | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Largest collection of K-12 videos, games and assessments for all Common Core State Standards, flipped classroom LMS. All open source and Open API.
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Top 10 open education articles in 2013 | opensource.com

Top 10 open education articles in 2013 | opensource.com | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Our complete list of this year's top 10 education stories on Opensource.com.
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Using Free Online Tools to Make Lesson Planning Easier - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Using Free Online Tools to Make Lesson Planning Easier - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
If you want a lesson, exemplar, unit, whatever we are calling it today, written for you and handed to you, all you have to do is
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Federal Registry For Educational Excellence Now Lists 200,000 Free Learning Resources [Updates]

Federal Registry For Educational Excellence Now Lists 200,000 Free Learning Resources [Updates] | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
The Federal Registry for Educational Excellence (FREE) has partnered with the Learning Registry to provide educators, parents, and students in the U.S. with more than 200,000 freely available resources online.
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Cultivate Your Creativity With These 4 Fair Use Libraries

Cultivate Your Creativity With These 4 Fair Use Libraries | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Check out these fair use collections the next time you're looking for free media resources.
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Learn with The Open University

Learn with The Open University | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Educational videos from Open University.
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Learning.com - open platform - educational tools, content, resources

Learning.com - open platform - educational tools, content, resources | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Learning.com supports K-12 teachers and administrators to improve student learning outcomes through our Sky digital learning environment, and our Sky-delivered curriculum and assessment solutions.
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Open Courseware

Open Courseware | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Free educational resources on the Web
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Creative Commons Announces “School of Open” with Courses to Focus on Digital Openness

Creative Commons Announces “School of Open” with Courses to Focus on Digital Openness | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Just in time to celebrate Open Education Week, here comes a new initiative, the School of Open, a learning environment focused on increasing our understanding of “openness” and the benefits it brings to creativity and education in the digital age.
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Open content licensing for educators - Free online course Dec. 3 - 14

Open content licensing for educators - Free online course Dec. 3 - 14 | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
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High School Teacher Lesson Plans Go Open Source

High School Teacher Lesson Plans Go Open Source | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Educators can download free teaching materials and get paid to share their lessons.
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OER: Why it's Time to Switch

OER: Why it's Time to Switch | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Open educational resources (OER) are great tools for educators and in most cases, can even replace traditional textbooks.
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5 Great Open Source Digital Textbooks for Biology

5 Great Open Source Digital Textbooks for Biology | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
10 Biology digital textbooks to make learning Biology fun. Explore titles with a narrowed focus as well as general Biology textbooks.
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BC starting to use Open textbooks for post-secondary - big $ savings for students! (Ontario ?)

BC starting to use Open textbooks for post-secondary - big $ savings for students! (Ontario ?) | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
British Columbia's open textbooks project already has helped almost 300 post-secondary students, who saved an average of $146 each on their textbook costs for the fall 2013 semester.
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Open Educational Resources (OER): Resource Roundup

Open Educational Resources (OER): Resource Roundup | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
An educator's guide to open educational resources (OER), including online repositories, curriculum-sharing websites, sources for lesson plans and activities, and open textbooks.
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National Repository of Open Educational Resources (NROER): Project by MHRD - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

National Repository of Open Educational Resources (NROER): Project by MHRD - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | iGeneration - 21st Century Education | Scoop.it
Objective of NROER is to store, preserve and provide access to a variety of digital and open educational resources to students and teachers.
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