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Learning with 'e's: Mobile learning and blended interaction

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How Technology Is Being Used In Special Ed - Edudemic - Edudemic

How Technology Is Being Used In Special Ed - Edudemic - Edudemic | Leadership, Technology and Learning | Scoop.it
One of the more niche areas of education where technology is really making a huge difference for students is in special education. ...

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Ten Steps to Better Student Engagement

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As a teacher, my goal was to go home at the end of each day with more energy than I had at the beginning of the day. Seriously.
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SmartBlog on Education - Small changes are not small change - SmartBrief, Inc. SmartBlogs

SmartBlog on Education - Small changes are not small change - SmartBrief, Inc. SmartBlogs | Leadership, Technology and Learning | Scoop.it
Is change hard? Is change easy? The answer to both of those questions is “yes.” If you reflect upon all that is done to “change” schools, you would prob
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6 Ways Successful People Stretch Their Comfort Zones

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Truly great entrepreneurs aren't satisfied with comfort. Pushing their own limits is how they get to greatness.
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Great Leaders Serve - Take Back Your Life

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Developing 21st Century Critical Thinkers | Teaching Strategies | Mentoring Minds

Developing 21st Century Critical Thinkers | Teaching Strategies | Mentoring Minds | Leadership, Technology and Learning | Scoop.it
Download an 11X17 version of the Developing 21st Century Critical Thinkers Infographic by Mentoring Minds.com.
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How do Finnish kids excel without rote learning and standardized testing?

How do Finnish kids excel without rote learning and standardized testing? | Leadership, Technology and Learning | Scoop.it
The OECD’s PISA studies show Finnish students are among the best in the world in reading, math and science.
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The Smart Way to Use iPads in the Classroom

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Touch-screen tablets for young students have become all the rage. Some districts are even buying iPads for every kindergartner, a move sparking both celebration and consternation.
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Effective Leadership: Are You Committed?

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Jimmy Casas is the Principal at Bettendorf High School and 2012 Iowa Principal of the Year. Check out his personal blog as well! A couple of weeks ago I attended the Iowa ITEC Conference in Des Moi...
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Everything I Need To Know About Education ... I Learned In Kindergarten! - iPads in Education

Everything I Need To Know About Education ... I Learned In Kindergarten! - iPads in Education | Leadership, Technology and Learning | Scoop.it
Everything I Need To Know About Education ...I Learned In Kindergarten!

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I was recently giving a workshop at a lo…
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Top Innovative Elementary School Math Apps for iPad | PadGadget

Even though math is an essential part of everyday life, many children still resist its charms. When I was growing up “math fun” meant making words with a calculator.
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Adobe & Education

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What is a Leader?

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Leading is simple.  That is the premise of Random Acts of Leadership.  One way to remind us of this is to talk to children about what leadership means and what a leader is.  Kids don't tend to comp...
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Winnipeg student uses iPad to speak first words

Winnipeg student uses iPad to speak first words | Leadership, Technology and Learning | Scoop.it
Eight months ago, seven-year-old Jade Forscutt couldn’t talk to her classmates at Samuel Burland School.

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Marcelo Carusso's curator insight, September 24, 2013 8:50 AM

great !!! 

Michael MacNeil's curator insight, September 24, 2013 11:51 AM

This is wonderful.  The advantages of technology in assisting those with disabilities cannot be underscored enough. You should see what a colleague of my wife is doing with Makey Makey in this regard.

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Principals Must Not Do Other People’s Work (Getting Control of Your Time Part 4) | Andy Johnsen Coaching

Principals Must Not Do Other People’s Work (Getting Control of Your Time Part 4) | Andy Johnsen Coaching | Leadership, Technology and Learning | Scoop.it
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People Do Business With People They Like

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People ultimately choose to do business with people they like, and everyone likes someone who appreciates them. I once read a quote by the ever so brilliant writer known as Anonymous. It states, “People will forget what you said.
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Encouraging Innovation | Social Media Today

Encouraging Innovation | Social Media Today | Leadership, Technology and Learning | Scoop.it
Just 42% of employee thought their managers took the ideas they produced and championed them to senior management, which was a stark contrast to the 75% of managers who believed they did this very well.
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What Makes a Leader?

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Business management magazine, blogs, case studies, articles, books, and webinars from Harvard Business Review, addressing today's topics and challenges in business management.
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11 (Almost) Free Mind Mapping Apps for the iPad

11 (Almost) Free Mind Mapping Apps for the iPad | Leadership, Technology and Learning | Scoop.it
Mind mapping is a method that works for quite a lot of people. Brain storming, idea mapping, thought generation, think tanks - call it what you will. Traditionally done on large pieces of paper, wh...
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Digital Workflow on iPads Using Schoology, Google Apps and Notability


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Maria Persson's curator insight, July 4, 2013 5:42 PM

Always useful to find apps to help make the work day more profitable on multiple levels and purposes...thanks Lisa for the great finds!

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How More Social and Emotional Learning (and Less Academics) Actually Builds Academic Success

Elementary school principal Scott McFarland explains why helping children relax and self-regulate also helps them become better students.
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Deb Nystrom, REVELN's curator insight, May 7, 2013 5:10 AM

Sounds holistic, integrated.  How cool is that for amping up the learning? ~ D

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Learning tools over the years - Articles - Educational Technology - ICT in Education

Learning tools over the years - Articles - Educational Technology - ICT in Education | Leadership, Technology and Learning | Scoop.it
Here’s an interesting infographic which looks at how the technology used in the classroo...

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John Rudkin's curator insight, April 19, 2013 2:55 AM

All learning technologies have a place, but "technology' - in the form of a solution, support and application device or system "decays" over time. It goes from technology to facility.....and falls from the innovation spot that breaks it into use. That said, drawing with a stick in mud, once a real innovation to led to early man being able to convey and communicate is still relevant in some situations. Mind you, saying that, I have to refrain from pointing these things out in case the current Education Secretary here in england decides to add it to the curriculum ;-)

Johani Karonen's curator insight, April 19, 2013 4:52 AM

Take a look and figure out where we're at right now!

annet doorn's curator insight, October 12, 2013 12:19 PM

erg leuk plaatje over de geschiedenis van middelen die gebruikt zijn in het onderwijs.

 

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appoLearning

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The best educational iPad apps, handpicked by experts.
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The Adventures of Library Girl: Technology Is Not Transforming Education. YOU are.

The Adventures of Library Girl: Technology Is Not Transforming Education. YOU are. | Leadership, Technology and Learning | Scoop.it
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