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Digital Wish Offering More Than 50 Different Grants for K-12 - Latest ...

Education K-12. National. Deadlines: Mar. 15. Digital Wish is offering a plethora of k-12 education grants featuring a multitude of products and services that will enhance the teaching and learning process.
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12 Great iPad Apps for Elementary School Kids | Education.com

12 Great iPad Apps for Elementary School Kids | Education.com | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it
The iPad isn't only the latest craze in technology, but it's also a great teaching tool. Here are our top iPad app picks for Elementary school kids by grade.
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Va., Md. and DC seek to opt out of key parts of No Child Left Behind law - Washington Post

Va., Md. and DC seek to opt out of key parts of No Child Left Behind law - Washington Post | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it
Va., Md.and DC seek to opt out of key parts of No Child Left Behind lawWashington Post“There's real reason to be concerned that under the proposed plan, low-income students in Virginia and minority students in Virginia will again be overlooked,” said...
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How to Cope With Low Vision With the Use of Technology

How to Cope With Low Vision With the Use of Technology | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it
When a person loses most of their vision it is a very difficult thing to get used to; you feel as if you have also lost your independence. However, technology is ever changing and, because of it, a person with low vision can live a normal life.
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How Teachers Actually Feel About Education Technology [Infographic] | Edudemic

How Teachers Actually Feel About Education Technology [Infographic] | Edudemic | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it
How Teachers Actually Feel About Education Technology [Infographic] http://t.co/yiU5KsPo via @zite #edtech #ipaded...
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11 Easy Ways to Make Work Fun

11 Easy Ways to Make Work Fun | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it
If your employees aren't having fun, they're probably not performing at their highest level. So ease up already and try one of these tactics.
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Teachers are the answer to better results in school

Teachers are the answer to better results in school | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it
DAVID Gonski and his team are to be congratulated for a significant review of complex funding arrangements that have evolved over the past 40 years.
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Computers in schools: money well-spent, Concordia University study says

Computers in schools: money well-spent, Concordia University study says | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it
Concordia University researchers set out to answer a "big picture" question: Does computer technology have a positive effect overall on learning in the classroom?
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The Three Es of Successful Academic Achievement and Enrichment: Enjoyment, Engagement, and Enthusiasm (Part 2 of 3) » Compass Learning Navigator

The Three Es of Successful Academic Achievement and Enrichment: Enjoyment, Engagement, and Enthusiasm (Part 2 of 3) » Compass Learning Navigator | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it

Posts from Dr. Joseph Renzulli, a world-renowned expert on gifted and talented education and whole-student education, as well as co-developer of Renzulli Learning, a revolutionary online learning system that personalizes learning for students based on their interests, learning styles, and expression styles.

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Tech Tools: TechLAB Shootout: 5 Classroom Notebooks

Tech Tools: TechLAB Shootout: 5 Classroom Notebooks | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it
Easily the most productive and prolific part of the digital school, the classroom notebook continues to deliver more for less.
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2013 Education Budget: What it Means For You | ED.gov Blog

2013 Education Budget: What it Means For You | ED.gov Blog | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it

Continuing its commitment to education and an America built to last, the Obama Administration released its 2013 budget proposal to Congress today. It includes new education investments that will give U.S. students and workers the education and training they need for the jobs of today and tomorrow.

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The Social Classroom | Scholastic.com

The Social Classroom | Scholastic.com | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it

Trying out interactive learning...140 characters at a time.

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Classroom Guide: Top Ten Tips for Teaching with New Media | Edutopia

Full of succinct and practical ways to prepare our students for 21st-century success, this guide will help you deliver the relevant and meaningful education all students deserve.

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TAGT | Klout

TAGT | Klout | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it
Klout is the Standard for Influence. Join Klout to discover your influence and compare with others you may know. (I gave @TXGifted +K about Gifted Education on @klout. What are you influential about?
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Technology trumps the college lecture - Washington Post

Technology trumps the college lecture - Washington Post | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it
Technology trumps the college lectureWashington PostToday's technology provides many ways superior to lectures to deliver information and use it in feedback-rich learning activities.
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Most Consumers Clueless About 'Do No Track' Technology - PCWorld (blog)

Most Consumers Clueless About 'Do No Track' Technology - PCWorld (blog) | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it
Most Consumers Clueless About 'Do No Track' TechnologyPCWorld (blog)By John P.
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Apple profiles law firm use of iPads : Amazing Firms Amazing Practices

Apple profiles law firm use of iPads : Amazing Firms Amazing Practices | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it
The iPad has become a formidable competitive weapon for law firms: Quote from Fennemore Craig case study on Apple.com/business: "If I didn't hav (Thank you !!
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50 Ways to Use Twitter in the Classroom | TeachHUB

50 Ways to Use Twitter in the Classroom | TeachHUB | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it

K-12 teachers have taken advantage of Twitter’s format to keep their classes engaged and up-to-date on the latest technologies. The following projects provide you and your students with 50 ways to incorporate Twitter into important and lasting lessons.

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How to Choose the Right Words for Best Search Results | MindShift

How to Choose the Right Words for Best Search Results | MindShift | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it

How to Choose the Right Words for Best Search Results

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What Innovation? Stop Trying So Hard - Forbes

What Innovation? Stop Trying So Hard - Forbes | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it
Innovation. These days, there’s hardly a mission statement that doesn’t include it, or a CEO who doesn’t promote it. Yet in most organizations creativity isn’t exactly flourishing. Maybe that’s because we’re trying too hard to formalize it. 
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Microsoft Office for iPad: Why You’ll Need It, How You’ll Use It

Microsoft Office for iPad: Why You’ll Need It, How You’ll Use It | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it
Microsoft Office has been a desktop computer staple for decades, and now it looks like it might finally migrate to modern touchscreen tablet...
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100 Greatest Books fir Kids

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Parent & Child magazine unveils its list of top books, choosing Charlotte's Web as its number-one pick. See how many other books on the list your district owns.

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Apple Readying 'Products That Will Blow Your Mind' - Forbes

Apple Readying 'Products That Will Blow Your Mind' - Forbes | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it
Apple's Tim Cook, addressing shareholders for the first time since he took over as CEO from Steve Jobs in August, said today the company will introduce mind-blowing products this year.
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Putting the “E” in STEM during National Engineering Week | ED.gov Blog

Putting the “E” in STEM during National Engineering Week | ED.gov Blog | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it

To celebrate National Engineering Week, and to highlight the need for highly skilled science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) teachers, Arne stopped by the launch of the new public-private partnership 100Kin10. The 100Kin10 initiative is working to help meet President Obama’s goal of recruiting and training 100,000 world-class STEM teachers within 10 years. #STEM #njed

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How to Use Twitter to Grow Your PLN | @Edutopia

How to Use Twitter to Grow Your PLN | @Edutopia | @iSchoolLeader Magazine | Scoop.it
Edutopia's Betty Ray on how to get started using Twitter to expand your personal learning network.
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