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How to Record Skype, Google Hangouts, and Webinars

How to Record Skype, Google Hangouts, and Webinars | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it
This post offers a wealth of information when it comes to recording things like webinars, Google Hangouts, and Skype calls. Before we dive in, I want to

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Stephen Dale's curator insight, March 7, 2013 3:39 AM

A useful guide for anyone who has struggled with the technology to make good quality video/audio recordings.

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Common Core and Educational Technology

Common Core and Educational Technology | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it
Find and discuss 'best of class' ed tech resources to integrate in Common Core curriculum.
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iCharts - Charts Made Easy. Data Made Social.

iCharts - Charts Made Easy. Data Made Social. | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it
iCharts accelerates data storytelling with simplistic, interactive, visualization tools for big and small data providers.

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Sue Gould's curator insight, March 6, 2013 6:34 PM

There is an emerging learning trend towards visual stimulus as a result of growing up with videos, TV, and technology from barbie laptops to Ipads.  This is a great resource for tutors to reach this audience while using few words. 

Alfredo Corell's curator insight, March 10, 2013 7:34 AM

simple, interactive, good...

Robert Sims's curator insight, March 15, 2013 5:07 PM

Here's a great tool for building up the Taxonomy usage in your classroom!

 

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NSBA Celebrates "20 to Watch" Leaders Advancing Education Technology

NSBA Celebrates "20 to Watch" Leaders Advancing Education Technology | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it
NSBA press release March 4, 2013 - NSBA's Technology Leadership Network (TLN) has named its “20 to Watch” honors for 2012-2013.
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Thank you for this honor.

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2013 ASCD Annual Conference and Exhibit Show Session Details - Instructional Technology Tools: The EProDev Professional Development Plan

2013 ASCD Annual Conference and Exhibit Show Session Details - Instructional Technology Tools: The EProDev Professional Development Plan | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it
Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
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Instructional Technology Tools: The EProDev Professional Development Plan #1410

Date: Saturday, March 16
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Location: McCormick Place South, Level 1, Room S102A

Presenter: Rob Furman

Description:
In this session, the presenter will share a technology-based professional development plan that teaches staff how to successfully use e-tools in the classroom. The plan focuses on the top 25 e-tools available online for the classroom and several time-saving e-tools as a part of the professional development plan. The presenter will also share the new EProDev plan for off-site electronic professional development and model how to use technology effectively in the classroom in order to ease educators' anxiety and help them provide students with the opportunities they deserve.

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5:00-6:30PM

Rob Furman , South Park School District
South Park, PA

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Jeff Spalding's curator insight, January 24, 1:32 PM

Don't worry about the "2013" in the title...the conference for this year (2014) will actually be held on March 15-17 in Los Angeles.

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The Padagogy Wheel

The Padagogy Wheel | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it

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Simon Vuillaume's curator insight, April 29, 2013 5:58 PM

Ipadagogy... 

Deborah Banker's curator insight, May 12, 2013 2:03 PM

WOW!!  How cool is this?!

Louise Lewis's curator insight, September 20, 2013 8:34 PM

Perfect for our research into Web 2.0 tools that we may include in our webmixes

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Why and How to Get to Know Your Online Learners

Why and How to Get to Know Your Online Learners | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it
Know your audience.  Know your client.  Know your learners.  Whether we are talking about presenting to a large group, working with a prospective client, going on a first date, or teaching a new gr...

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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, March 2, 2013 1:48 PM

This is very important. I have had conversations with on-line educators and many indicate they find personal contact, in some form, is essential.

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8 Studies Show iPads in the Classroom Improve Education

8 Studies Show iPads in the Classroom Improve Education | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it
Check out just how much of an influence studies show iPads in the classroom are having on education.
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How iPads in the Classroom Enhance Learning

How iPads in the Classroom Enhance Learning | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it
With the scales leaning towards iPads in the classroom usage, it is not a matter of if you should implement mobile devices in schools, but when.
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5 Tips and Tools for Designing a Stand-Out Presentation

5 Tips and Tools for Designing a Stand-Out Presentation | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it

Most people who need to create an exciting presentation are not design experts. Fortunately, there are a number of really neat tools and websites that can assist you in creating a captivating, professional look for your slides.


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Baiba Svenca's curator insight, February 28, 2013 1:19 PM

The article shares some helpful ideas about the importance of color in your design, making screenshots to illustrate a point, using an attractive font, constructing mind maps for organizing your story.

R.G. Riles's curator insight, March 1, 2013 12:09 PM

Extremely important, especially now that we have websites where you're expected to upload your slide show so it can be examined in perpetuity! Great tips for eBook authors as well.

Halina Ostańkowicz-Bazan's curator insight, March 5, 2013 4:08 AM

How to create an exciting presentation.

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Have fun telling your story | An App for digital storytelling

Have fun telling your story | An App for digital storytelling | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it
Tellagami is a mobile storytelling platform. Create and share a short story in seconds. Download our free app!

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Luca Brigada's comment, March 28, 2013 7:35 AM
good article! Very very interesting :)
ThierryLabro's comment, March 28, 2013 7:39 AM
Yes! I love it and i've found an use for a webmedia!
Ana Cristina Pratas's curator insight, December 10, 2013 10:50 AM
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FEATURES 
● Mix and match your character & background 
● Record your voice or type a message
● Resize character and place it in the scene 
● Personalize with a photo background 
● Share via Facebook, Twitter, email or SMS 
● View Gami as a web URL on all devices

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Check Out The New Edudemic Magazine App! | Edudemic

Check Out The New Edudemic Magazine App! | Edudemic | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it

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A Parent's Part in Motivating Independent Reading

A Parent's Part in Motivating Independent Reading | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it
Independent reading is a key factor in reading success. But what exactly does independent reading mean? Independent reading is when a child is reading for pleasure at his/her comfort level.
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Be a Presentation Pro by SOAP

http://soappresentations.com/free-downloads/ We’ve assembled the nine golden rules of presentation development, to help you reach Pro status.


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Maria Claudia Londoño D's curator insight, February 23, 2013 5:57 PM

Some people has a very interesting ideas but they do not know how to present them in an effective way...

Giselle Hardt's curator insight, March 23, 2013 10:05 AM

SOAP Presentations en Belgique et Luxembourg, vous aide à faire des présentations vraiment "pro".

www.soappresentations.be

 

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Deck - create presentations on any device

Deck - create presentations on any device | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it

Deck is a powerful, yet easy-to-use, presentation app built from the ground up for your tablet.

Deck makes creating a world-class presentation complete with animated charts and transitions as simple as touching and tapping. Deck brings your content to life, enabling you to focus on crafting your story and letting us do the rest.


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Halina Ostańkowicz-Bazan's curator insight, March 6, 2013 2:34 AM

Next powerful, yet easy-to-use, presentation app ....

Aren't we going too fast?

Carmenne K. Thapliyal's curator insight, March 6, 2013 4:09 AM

An easy and superb presentation app... and it's Free !! 

Lee Hall's curator insight, March 6, 2013 10:59 AM

So many apps have Deck in the name I found it easier to put in Deck slideshow presentations to find this one. 

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Timeline Photos | Facebook

Timeline Photos | Facebook | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it
Facebook is a social utility that connects people with friends and others who work, study and live around them.
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Please help my school win $6000 worth of Gym equipment. This is a Pittsburgh, PA based company that is running this campain. As the principal of the building I shot my mouth off about the power of social media.. so here I am looking for the giants of social media to help me out on this one.

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Google, Cyborgs, and the Future of Education

Google, Cyborgs, and the Future of Education | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it
Google, Cyborgs, and the Future of Education

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30 tips for awesome presentations

Learn to create presentations, not slide shows, and start giving awesome presentations.

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Jan Peter van Zijl's curator insight, March 3, 2013 5:12 AM

http://www.slideshare.net/wrttnwrd/30-tips-for-awesome-presentations

 

Ook ik ontkom er niet aan ... Binnenkort mag ik een presentatie houden. Handige tips.

Patrick Parsons's curator insight, March 3, 2013 8:04 PM

Excellent points to follow

Halina Ostańkowicz-Bazan's curator insight, March 5, 2013 4:04 AM

How to create and give great presentations.

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FUN Critical Thinking Activities

FUN Critical Thinking Activities | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it
The experts on STAAR, such as the Texas Education Agency, the Lead4Ward team and Regional Service Centers tell us that there are some...

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Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, March 2, 2013 10:34 PM

Some great thinking activities here. Presented through a Smore poster.

McSotos's curator insight, March 3, 2013 6:11 AM

Άννα σε τσάκισα στην αντιγραφή σήμερα, πολύ απλές και ενδιαφέρουσες ιδέες για να αναπτυχθεί ένα "άλλο" κλίμα στην τάξη

lingsc's comment, March 5, 2013 12:41 PM
Thank you!
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Webinar Recording: Motivating the Reluctant Reader Through Technology by Dr. L. Robert Furman

Webinar Recording: Motivating the Reluctant Reader Through Technology by Dr. L. Robert Furman | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it
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Future of Educational Technology 3: Augmented Reality and ELT

Future of Educational Technology 3: Augmented Reality and ELT | Instructional Technology Tools | Scoop.it

So virtual reality applications have the potential to transform our social and learning reality. They have the potential to transform the way we read and interact with text. They have the potential to transform the way and the places where we teach and the relationship between teachers and learners.

 


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, February 28, 2013 9:35 AM

This is one of my own article that I published back in 2010. It's interesting to look at how much of this prediction is starting to be realised now.

Sustraiez Blai's curator insight, May 2, 2013 11:47 AM

Las aplicaciones de realidad virtual tienen el potencial de transformar la manera en que leemos e interactuamos con los textos.