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Inquire2Learn Article - HookED Wiki

Inquire2Learn Article - HookED Wiki | Inquiry learning through technologies | Scoop.it
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"...This article outlines four conversations that bring clarity to the design of inquiry-based learning environments that integrate Information Communication Technologies (ICTs)."

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Our inquiry framework / School stories / NZ Curriculum Online

Our inquiry framework / School stories / NZ Curriculum Online | Inquiry learning through technologies | Scoop.it
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"..Sylvia Park's inquiry planning team support all teachers to develop authentic engaging learning for their students. In this story the planning team and students discuss what inquiry looks like in their school."

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Virtual Learning Network: E-learning, Inquiry, Collaboration and the Nature of Science

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"...This term our Senior Team have been focusing on integrating ICTs and the 'Nature of Science' effectively into our science teaching and the inquiry process."

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Virtual Learning Network: Inquiry Learning

Virtual Learning Network: Inquiry Learning | Inquiry learning through technologies | Scoop.it
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A group for those involved in Inquiry learning to share and discuss issues, successes, ideas, resources and strategies

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The thinking generation | EDtalks

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Sharon Friesen talks about changes needed in education, focusing on the work students do. She suggests we need to prepare a thinking generation who ask questions of the world, requiring teachers to be guides, mentors, facilitators and designers.

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Diana-Grace's curator insight, August 24, 2013 4:47 PM

Thinking + Time = Deep learning 

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Using ICT for inquiry and investigation | EDtalks

Using ICT for inquiry and investigation | EDtalks | Inquiry learning through technologies | Scoop.it
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"Chris Nicol discusses the significant impact ICT has had at Rangitoto Kindergarten through a focus on empowering children to actively drive their own learning. Their emergent curriculum has been supported through ICT use, helping to show learning in action across a wide spectrum of children’s interests and passions."

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Wanaka Primary School - Learning at WPS - Inquiry and E-Learning

Wanaka Primary School - Learning at WPS - Inquiry and E-Learning | Inquiry learning through technologies | Scoop.it
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"...The Inquiry approach to learning at Wanaka Primary School is based on the belief that students are powerful learners who need to be actively engaged in the process of investigating, processing, organizing, synthesizing, refining and extending their knowledge within a topic...."

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Ken Robinson: Bring on the learning revolution! | Video on TED.com

In this poignant, funny follow-up to his fabled 2006 talk, Sir Ken Robinson makes the case for a radical shift from standardized schools to personalized learning -- creating conditions where kids' natural talents can flourish.
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Using mobile technology to engage students in inquiry-based learning

Prof. Chris Buddle integrated mobile technology into the field experience of ENVB 222: St Lawrence Ecosystems with the students, TA and instructor using Tosh...
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Inquiry & ICT

Inquiry & ICT | Inquiry learning through technologies | Scoop.it
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"How can ICT support inquiry learning? This was the question I hoped to answer with my e-fellows research..."

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CAST: About UDL

CAST: About UDL | Inquiry learning through technologies | Scoop.it
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Universal Design for Learning
is a set of principles for curriculum development that give all individuals equal opportunities to learn.

UDL provides a blueprint for creating instructional goals, methods, materials, and assessments that work for everyone--not a single, one-size-fits-all solution but rather flexible approaches that can be customized and adjusted for individual needs.

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Introduction to inquiry based learning

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Popular discussion on education as well as recent findings in the learning sciences tell a similar story. The model of education typical of 20th century classrooms was effective for that era of human history, but the ‘knowledge society’ we now live in requires new thinking about what constitutes effective and engaging teaching and learning. Teachers are now faced with the challenge that “former conceptions of knowledge, minds and learning no longer serve a world where what we know is less important that what we are able to do with knowledge in different contexts.” (Dr. Sharon Friesen)...

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Research into inquiry learning & technologies - Google Scholar

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The search results in Google Scholar for articles related to 'inquiry/learning/technologies' (since 2010)

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Virtual Learning Network: Kids Rewired - Real Inquiry facilitated by elearning & Powerful PLD

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"..KIDS REWIRED  is a student led inquiry as well as an innovative Kids conference with a difference. It is a conference which is organised BY students FOR students."

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Students directing their own learning | EDtalks

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In this EDtalk Ewan McIntosh from No Tosh talks about the benefits of students directing their own learning - benefits for teachers as well as students. Ewan gives some examples, and believes that over time outcomes from student-directed learning can be tied back to the curriculum.

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Inquiry as a disposition | EDtalks

Inquiry as a disposition | EDtalks | Inquiry learning through technologies | Scoop.it
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Sharon Friesen talks about inquiry being a disposition cultivated during teaching and learning, rather than a process that “gets done” by students. She talks about successful inquiry leading to deep understanding, giving examples from her own experiences.  

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*** ICT U Can!: Kath Murdoch and Inquiry Learning - Part One

*** ICT U Can!: Kath Murdoch and Inquiry Learning - Part One | Inquiry learning through technologies | Scoop.it
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A summary from a Kath Murdoch workshop....by Jane Nicholls

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Integrating Technology and Pedagogy for Inquiry Based Learning: The Stanford Mobile Inquiry-based Learning Environment (SMILE)

Integrating Technology and Pedagogy for Inquiry Based Learning: The Stanford Mobile Inquiry-based Learning Environment (SMILE) | Inquiry learning through technologies | Scoop.it
Integrating Technology and Pedagogy for Inquiry Based Learning: The Stanford Mobile Inquiry-based Learning Environment (SMILE)
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"...A key limitation to many ICT projects, particularly in thedeveloping world, is a lack of integration between pedagogy and technology. This articlepresents a framework for how ICT technology and inquiry-based pedagogies can be integrated inclassroom settings, known as the Stanford Mobile Inquiry-based Learning Environment..."

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Inquiry Based Learning: Teaching to 21st Century Learners

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Vicki Butler's curator insight, July 22, 2013 10:49 PM

How do we do this model with teachers/administrators --- they are learners too? Have you modified/adapted these for professional development? Would you consider PLE/PLNs as a part of this model?  Just curious - I'd love hear some of your collective thoughts.

Diana-Grace's curator insight, August 24, 2013 4:52 PM

Need big questions and environemnts that stimulate curiosity..

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Galileo Educational Network

Galileo Educational Network | Inquiry learning through technologies | Scoop.it
Galileo Educational Network is dedicated to improving student, teacher and leaders learning through creating and researching 21st century learning environments.
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What is Inquiry?

What is Inquiry? | Inquiry learning through technologies | Scoop.it
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"Inquiry-based learning is a constructivist approach, in which students have ownership of their learning. It starts with exploration and questioning and leads to investigation into a worthy question, issue, problem or idea."

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