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InRural es un proyecto de I+D en el entorno rural cuyo fin último es combatir la brecha digital y vertebrar la sociedad restableciendo el equilibrio social, económico y cultural.
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Study Reveals Surprising Facts About Gay Teens In Rural Areas

Study Reveals Surprising Facts About Gay Teens In Rural Areas | InRural | Scoop.it
Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) students living in rural areas are considerably more likely to feel unsafe in their respective academic environments than their urban counterparts, a new report has found.
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In This Flipped Class, Teachers Learn From Students' Video -- THE Journal

In This Flipped Class, Teachers Learn From Students' Video -- THE Journal | InRural | Scoop.it
As many students can attest, video creation doesn't have to be difficult and it certainly doesn't have to be scary. One teacher shares how the flipped classroom can be a lesson in media literacy for students and teachers alike.
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Open Badges

Open Badges | InRural | Scoop.it

Learning today happens everywhere. But it's often difficult to get recognition for skills and achievements that happen online or out of school. Mozilla Open Badges helps solve that problem, making it easy for any organization to issue, manage and display digital badges across the web.

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Solving Formative Assessment's Catch-22

Solving Formative Assessment's Catch-22 | InRural | Scoop.it
Teachers often have a hard time embedding assessment in their instruction, but some technologies are making it a little easier.
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The Winning 1-to-1 Strategy -- THE Journal

The Winning 1-to-1 Strategy -- THE Journal | InRural | Scoop.it
Mooresville, NC's four-year path to a districtwide laptop program led to across-the-board academic achievement and this year's Sylvia Charp Award.
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Khan Academy

Khan Academy | InRural | Scoop.it
With a library of over 3,000 videos covering everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and hundreds of skills to practice, we're on a mission to help you learn what you want, when you want, at your own pace.
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Taking Students Where No School Bus Can Go -- THE Journal

Taking Students Where No School Bus Can Go -- THE Journal | InRural | Scoop.it
You don't often find a group of 75 fifth graders from a public school in Virginia interacting directly with scientists based at Palmer Station, Antarctica, but that's exactly what takes place every year at Herman L.
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The Agriculture Industry Goes Social

The Agriculture Industry Goes Social | InRural | Scoop.it
The agriculture business often gets a bad rep for being “behind the times,” but that couldn’t be further from the truth.
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Lore brings educational social networking to the classroom

Can you imagine a social news feed buzzing with Shakespeare quotes, helpful citations, and homework advice from your professors?
Lore, an ed-tech startup launched in 2011 (initially known as Cours...
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SparkTruck Is A Force For STEM Education On Wheels

SparkTruck Is A Force For STEM Education On Wheels | InRural | Scoop.it
Budget cuts and bureaucracy have kept engineering equipment from our nation's schools, so a scrappy Stanford team is taking a truck chock-full of fun tools to the students themselves.
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Eighth-Graders and Algebra: Making the Case for Online Education

A better question than "Does online learning work?" might be "Under what circumstances and conditions does it have a positive impact on educational outcomes?
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Barefoot College

Barefoot College | InRural | Scoop.it
Established in 1972, the Barefoot College is a non-government organisation that has been providing basic services and solutions to problems in rural communities,
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A 60 Seconds Guide to The Use of Blogging in Education

A 60 Seconds Guide to The Use of Blogging in Education | InRural | Scoop.it
A few months ago Educational Technology and Mobile Learning posted a detailed guide on how Teachers can Use Blogging in Education. We are glad this post has received a wide interaction from...

Via Jon Samuelson, Enid Baines, Kathleen Cercone, Domenico Di Siena
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SLS Guernsey's curator insight, January 23, 3:43 AM

Blogging is a really important tool to help with literacy skills. Give it a try.

Denis Lundie's curator insight, January 23, 7:18 AM

Writing for the web, in all forms, is an essential communication skill. All languages should teach the techniques and rules that apply to writing for the web.

Dênia Falcão's curator insight, January 23, 12:37 PM

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9 Creative Storytelling Tools That Will Make You Wish You Were A Student Again

9 Creative Storytelling Tools That Will Make You Wish You Were A Student Again | InRural | Scoop.it
T.H.E. Journal asked educators for the most creative storytelling apps available, and we did a little digging on our own, too. The tools and apps we found turn students into novelists, artists, and moviemakers.
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Class2Go: Stanford’s New Open-Source Platform For Online Education

Class2Go: Stanford’s New Open-Source Platform For Online Education | InRural | Scoop.it
The cost of higher education in the U.S. today is ridiculous. Student debt shot north of $1 trillion earlier this year, for example. So it's not surprising, then, that we're seeing growing adoption of online learning platforms and tools.
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Forum Frenzy: Public Library (in Adelaide) Offering Free 3D Printing Resources

Forum Frenzy: Public Library (in Adelaide) Offering Free 3D Printing Resources | InRural | Scoop.it
Industrial Design content and community site - articles, discussions, interviews and resources.
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Los mejores recursos online para estudiantes

Los mejores recursos online para estudiantes | InRural | Scoop.it
A esta altura del año pasado armamos una lista con 5 recursos online ideales para estudiantes.
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Small-scale Agriculture and Mobile Technologies

Small-scale Agriculture and Mobile Technologies | InRural | Scoop.it

Mutual learning, observation and community memory: networked communication tools for farmers in Bagamoyo, Tanzania.

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Vídeos y sonidos antiguos recuperados gracias a la tecnología

Vídeos y sonidos antiguos recuperados gracias a la tecnología | InRural | Scoop.it
Gracias a la tecnología, estamos recuperando vídeos y sonidos del pasado que de otra forma no estarían a nuestra disposición.
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One valuable lesson a kindergartner can teach your startup

One valuable lesson a kindergartner can teach your startup | InRural | Scoop.it

Teamwork, risk taking, prototyping, and resilience: These are the pillars of success, and the kids handled these dynamics better than the MBAs.

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Trade School

Take a class with a range of specialized teachers in exchange for basic items and services. Secure a spot in a TradeSchool class by meeting one of the teacher�s barter needs.
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7 Habits of Highly Effective Tech-leading Principals

7 Habits of Highly Effective Tech-leading Principals | InRural | Scoop.it
Unwrapping the key attributes that transform principals into effective technology leaders in their schools and in their districts.
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