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U of T and GTA ‘Makers’ show off their creations during weekend-long extravaganza

Technology and creativity collided this past weekend at Toronto’s Maker Festival, a celebration of the city’s entrepreneurs, engineers, artists and hackers.  
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How—and Why—We Can Improve the Future of Mobile Learning (EdSurge News)

How—and Why—We Can Improve the Future of Mobile Learning (EdSurge News) | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
When Massive Open Online Courses (or MOOCs) were first introduced, people quickly realized these platforms could help students learn more effectively at their own pace on their own schedule. “Formal” education was no longer constrained to traditional classroom hours, if it ever was.This development,
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'Teachers must embrace new technology or risk becoming obsolete'

'Teachers must embrace new technology or risk becoming obsolete' | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
'In the past I have always said that a computer could never replace a teacher, because learning was based on relationships. Today, I am not so sure'
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Board rethinks traditional high schools

Board rethinks traditional high schools | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
News, Local, Provincial, Canada, World, Sports, High School Sports, Local Hockey, Hockey, Basketball, Baseball, Football, Soccer, Lacrosse, Curling, Othe
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Navigating the Digital Transformation Journey

Navigating the Digital Transformation Journey | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Accelerating Innovation in Education
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The Future of Learning — Learning {Re}imagined

The Future of Learning - Learning {Re}imagined - Medium
What is the purpose of school & the role of EdTech?I was recently invited to give a keynote talk at Windays 16, a Microsoft sponsored event hosted on a bea…
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16 Modern Realities Schools (and Parents) Need to Accept. Now.

16 Modern Realities Schools (and Parents) Need to Accept. Now. | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
It’s been interesting to watch over the last year or so a growing chorus of parents, authors, educators and even some po…
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Do Digital Leaders Have to Lead Digitally?

Do Digital Leaders Have to Lead Digitally? | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
I attend a lot of Superintendent events where there are discussions on the digital transitions of districts.  These discussions  are often about how "we" need to change, and far too often these conversations are being held in very traditional ways.  One is left often believing that the changes are about other people and not really…
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TeachThought: A Diagram Of Pedagogy in the 21st Century -

TeachThought: A Diagram Of Pedagogy in the 21st Century - | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
TeachThought: A Diagram Of Pedagogy in the 21st Century by Terry Heick We know that thinking in the 21st century seems different. What about teaching? Aside from the presence of dizzying technologies, added pressure for data-based improvements, and a persistent call for innovation, how is teaching different [...]
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12 Critical Competencies For Leadership in the Future

12 Critical Competencies For Leadership in the Future | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
The rate of change in the business world today is greater than our ability to respond. In a world that is often describe…
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Jerry Busone's curator insight, May 2, 7:58 AM

I love these competentcies as they apply to many walks of life. Whetehr you are a leader of a team, or orgainzation or a a coach oleading teams to victories this applies. What lives over the top of all this is you must have a passion find great talent and communciate to them often.... most coaches and leaders lose at their converastions thay have have or dfont have daily.Good List here.

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Why Pedagogy First, Tech Second Stance is Key to the Future

Why Pedagogy First, Tech Second Stance is Key to the Future | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
As districts across the country purchase technology at a feverish pace, they must ensure they have a solid implementation plan.
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8 Intriguing Ways You Can Use Virtual Learning in Classrooms Today | Emantras.us

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Create a Startup Culture in Your Classroom

Create a Startup Culture in Your Classroom | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Through use of classroom space, intentional course design and scheduling, and building "brand" identity, teachers can create a startup culture of empowerment and innovation for their students.
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These Five Behaviors Can Create an Innovation Culture

These Five Behaviors Can Create an Innovation Culture | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Breakthroughs happen when organizations are set up to support them.
Via Alexis Assimacopoulos, Mark E. Deschaine, PhD
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New Vision for Education: Fostering Social & Emotional Learning Through Technology

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What If? Let's Reimagine Learning. Technology Can Help. | Kerry Gallagher | TEDxYouth@BHS

In your home, your school, and your workplace...you are a learner. What do you want to learn? Who do you want to be connected to? What can technology mak
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Embracing Meaningful Change at All Levels

Embracing Meaningful Change at All Levels | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
One of the conversations that you will here from school districts is the idea that they want people to embrace change.  One of the things that I believe in is that change solely for the sake of cha…
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How Innovators Think

How Innovators Think | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
How Innovators Think is a project to identify and research the patterns in the thinking of the world’s top innovators, t…
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Emeric Nectoux's curator insight, May 22, 12:32 AM

What prevents individuals and organizations from innovating is their mindset.

Being innovative requires a deep understanding of the world we live in. Innovators should not fall into traps such as thinking that "everybody loves innovation" or "innovation is easy"... This article gives the 2 side of the coin, when it comes to innovation, for the innovators and the non-innovators.

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I knew you would like this one when I scooped it! ;) Have a nice week end :)
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8 Ways to Lead Like It Really Matters

8 Ways to Lead Like It Really Matters | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
65% of all employees are dissatisfied at work. Here's how to ensure that your people aren't in that group.
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Digital Promise Puts Education Research All In One Place

Digital Promise Puts Education Research All In One Place | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
A new tool lets educators and ed-tech developers easily find peer-reviewed research articles relevant to their work.
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Start with a Question: How Your Students Can Design Their Own Learning

Start with a Question: How Your Students Can Design Their Own Learning | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
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How Can 21st Century Students Learn In 19th Century Schools?

How Can 21st Century Students Learn In 19th Century Schools? | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
The children of Australia are today's students and tomorrow's employees. And while each generation has passed through the student lifestage, Generation Z are the only ones to have done so in the 21st century.
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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, April 26, 1:12 PM
Derrida who was one of the people that the "post" movements is attributed to suggested that to say something is post means we include the something in that. We cannot be post logical without including the logical.