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N.Y.C. High School Strives for 'Authentic' Assessment

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East Side Community High School is among 48 New York schools where students complete projects to graduate—rather than take the state test.
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The generation that tech forgot - BBC News

The generation that tech forgot - BBC News | ipad4assessment | Scoop.it
How can the tech industry engage the over-65s who feel devices are not designed with them in mind?
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6 Useful Apps for Teaching Kids how to Code ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

6 Useful Apps for Teaching Kids how to Code ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | ipad4assessment | Scoop.it

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The Effort Effect

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Marina Krakovsky, Stanford Online

 

In the late 1960s, a hot topic in animal research was “learned helplessness”: lab animals sometimes didn’t do what they were capable of because they’d given up from repeat failures. Dweck wondered how humans coped with that. “I asked, ‘What makes a really capable child give up in the face of failure, where other children may be motivated by the failure?’” she recalls


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David Deutsch Explains Why It’s Good To Be Wrong

David Deutsch Explains Why It’s Good To Be Wrong | ipad4assessment | Scoop.it
David DeutschMaking a mistake on a science exam is bad. So is publishing a paper with flawed reasoning. But what about being fallible…

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Parent Cortical Mass's curator insight, May 10, 7:27 AM

“error is unavoidable in the growth of knowledge.”

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Q&A With Sir Ken Robinson

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Sir Ken Robinson shares his thoughts on student engagement and testing, the future of teacher education programs, and why vocational education matters.
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Bloom's Revised Taxonomy Action Verbs infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Bloom's Revised Taxonomy Action Verbs infographic - e-Learning Infographics | ipad4assessment | Scoop.it
The Bloom's Revised Taxonomy Action Verbs infographic includes some action words that are useful in writing learning objectives.

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nice and usefull 

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añada su visión ...

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10 Google+ Tips for Successful Teachers

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Here are Google+ Tips for Successful Teachers. These tips rope in education technology in a way that increase teacher student engagement
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GoodWeave International

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GoodWeave, a nonprofit that works with the top consumer capitals of the world and the key rug-producing areas – Nepal, Afghanistan and India to stop child labor in rug production.  In the two decades since then, GoodWeave has gone on to reduce the number of “carpet kids” by 75%. One important key is a custom FileMaker solution that helps the nonprofit raise and manage funds, conduct factory inspections, and track GoodWeave-labeled rugs across the entire supply chain.

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Non-Breaking Reporting Groups

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Today we're going to look at a reporting challenge that comes up from time to time, and a technique that can be useful to have in your developer bag of tricks. In the demo file, Non-Breaking-Groups...
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Which of these top 20 programming languages should your school teach? - Page 4 of 4 - eClassroom News

Which of these top 20 programming languages should your school teach? - Page 4 of 4 - eClassroom News | ipad4assessment | Scoop.it
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A brand new approach to screenshot software | Clarify-it

A brand new approach to screenshot software | Clarify-it | ipad4assessment | Scoop.it
Clarify is screenshot software that combines image capture, image editing and text authoring letting you turn screenshots into communications.
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Bluetooth to bribery: Five ingenious ways Indians cheat - BBC News

Bluetooth to bribery: Five ingenious ways Indians cheat - BBC News | ipad4assessment | Scoop.it
Cheating during exams has flourished in India with increasingly inventive methods evolving over the years.
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Overuse of Overlays: How to Avoid Misusing Lightboxes

Overuse of Overlays: How to Avoid Misusing Lightboxes | ipad4assessment | Scoop.it
Use the 5 Ws – Who, What, When, Where, and Why – to determine if an overlay will help or harm your user experience.
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The periodic table of iPad Apps

The periodic table of iPad Apps | ipad4assessment | Scoop.it
“I was recently inspired by Sean Junkins' (@sjunkins) periodic table of iPad Apps. I thought it was a really useful too - being able to map Apps to activities - I thought it a really helpful too. Wi...”
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What is the 10,000 Hour Rule and Why Do Parents Need to Know About It?

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by Ava Arsaga, Parent Cortical Mass

 

When somebody performs in an exceptional way, you might exclaim, "What talent!" But if you refer to the expertise as “talent,” you lose sight of the hard work it took that person to reach such a high level of achievement. You might mistakenly believe an innate ability caused their success. Knowing the 10,000-Hour Rule can free you from the myth of talent.


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A Simple Technique to Prevent Choking under Pressure (Which Sounds Like it Couldn’t Possibly Work)

A Simple Technique to Prevent Choking under Pressure (Which Sounds Like it Couldn’t Possibly Work) | ipad4assessment | Scoop.it

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Documentary Addict - Watch Documentaries Online

Documentary Addict - Watch Documentaries Online | ipad4assessment | Scoop.it
Watch a massive collection of full-length documentaries for free online. Are you a Documentary Addict?
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Mods: Multi-Point Google Maps for FileMaker - SeedCode

Mods: Multi-Point Google Maps for FileMaker - SeedCode | ipad4assessment | Scoop.it
A couple examples of slick mods to ProMaps, the Google Maps add-on for FileMaker Pro and FMGo.
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Addressing Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs with Technology

Addressing Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs with Technology | ipad4assessment | Scoop.it
A major criticism I have of most educational institutions is that their primary focus is on students' intellectual and cognitive development.  Too often individual learner's needs do not enter into...

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davidconover's curator insight, March 13, 8:16 AM

I teach in an at-risk high school and I am constantly modeling Maslow's framework within a Serious Games context. This is a great article to initiate design thinking.

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4 Things Every Student Must DO to Preserve their Work

4 Things Every Student Must DO to Preserve their Work | ipad4assessment | Scoop.it
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4 Things Every Student MUST Do to Preserve and Archive their Work

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11 Free Assessment Tools for iPads

11 Free Assessment Tools for iPads | ipad4assessment | Scoop.it
The iPad is a great tool for accessing and creating content.  Teachers can also use this device to collect and organize student work.  Here are a few ways you can turn your iPad into an assessment ...
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