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Write and Read Online With Medium

Write and Read Online With Medium | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it
Medium is a web based platform for reading and creating great writing. It has a beautiful, simplistic interface that’s free of distractions yet has just t
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Frictionless Formative Assessment with Social Media

Frictionless Formative Assessment with Social Media | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it
In a seminal experience sampling study (EMS), Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi gave beepers to teenagers with instructions to write down what they were feeling and thinking whenever the devices went off. This
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Infographic of the Week: How to Use Twitter in 60 Seconds

Infographic of the Week: How to Use Twitter in 60 Seconds | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it
Over the last week or so I've fielded a number of questions about Twitter such as What are hashtags? and How do I embed an image into my tweet? So when I came across this awesome How to Twitter in ...
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Students Want More Alignment of Tech In and Out of School

Students Want More Alignment of Tech In and Out of School | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it
Project Tomorrow's 2013 Speak Up survey of more than 325,000 students and 75,000 parents, teachers and administrators digs into how students and teachers are us
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Cindy Rogers's curator insight, April 12, 2014 6:06 AM

We have to find a way to integrate smart phone usage.  They are NOT going away.

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Improve Your PLN - Must Know Twitter Hashtags for Administrators

Improve Your PLN - Must Know Twitter Hashtags for Administrators | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it
Let me share with you some important Twitter Hashtags that will help you know many edtech enthusiasts, learn from the resources provided by them, explore and exchange your knowledge.
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How Secure Are Your Documents In Google Drive?

How Secure Are Your Documents In Google Drive? | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it
I use Google Drive every day. While Word is still my go-to for writing, Drive is my home base for storing documents and cataloging the test results I collect while reviewing computer hardware. There are literally thousands of documents in my drive, and I take it for granted that they'll be available whenever I need…
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Want to Teach? 4 Ways To Share Your Knowledge & Experience Online

Want to Teach? 4 Ways To Share Your Knowledge & Experience Online | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it
Those who can, do; those who can't, teach. Right?…Right? How terribly droll. No, teaching isn’t the preserve of the inept. Teaching is an important process in learning. One of my first technology jobs had this baked into its training process, where new hires had to "see one, do one and teach one". Teaching allows you…
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20+ Mobile Learners Worth Following On Twitter #mlearning

20+ Mobile Learners Worth Following On Twitter #mlearning | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it

Here is a list of 20+ Mobile Learners that share great mlearning content on twitter.  Each one of them shares their unique views of mobile learning from around the world. 

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Infographic: A Teacher's Guide to Social Media

Infographic: A Teacher's Guide to Social Media | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it
If you aren't using social media, you may now be in the minority among your peers. Check out this infographic on how educators are using social media, then get started yourself with Atomic Learning's training courses on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and other social networking tools.
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10 things your iPad can do with a little extra help

10 things your iPad can do with a little extra help | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it
On its own, the iPad is capable of accomplishing a great number of day to day tasks. With a little help from an add-on accessory it can do quite a bit more.
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The Teacher's Guide To Twitter

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This teacher's guide to Twitter is designed for anyone ready to use the service or already old hat. Whatever your skill level, this should help!
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Twitter University: Bridging the Gap Between the Academe and the Students

Twitter University: Bridging the Gap Between the Academe and the Students | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it
There's a divide between the academe and students, and it can't be more obvious in their social media activities. While the students have been utilizing

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Awesome Way To Teach Over The Summer

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Teaching over the summer? Easily find standard aligned teaching resources, with just one click. Try it at fishtree.com!

 

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12 Reasons to Get Your School District Tweeting This Summer

12 Reasons to Get Your School District Tweeting This Summer | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it
Joe Mazza (@Joe_Mazza on Twitter) is principal of Knapp Elementary in Lansdale, PA, a school where 20 languages are spoken at home. His blog eFACE Today offers ideas on connecting families using
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Why Teachers And Students Should Backchannel (Twitter)

Why Teachers And Students Should Backchannel (Twitter) | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it
What is a backchannel you ask? A backchannel is a conversation that takes place alongside an activity or event. In most cases, this happens using a digital or mobile device. There are many different ways you can backchannel. You could use Twitter, Today’s Meet, or Google Moderator just to name a few. Having a backchannel …
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Flipboard As a Textbook Replacement

Flipboard As a Textbook Replacement | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it

OK…so let me clarify that title. I honestly think textbooks are on their way out…or at least I hope they are. Really it should read “Flipboard as core curation artifact for classrooms” but that wouldn’t have you here reading now would it. 

 

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Social Media in Education

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Image Credit: Edudemic Social Media in education—we’ve all listened to presentations, discussed classroom applications on the way to lunch, and shared best practices as best we can. Today I’m think...
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My Top 5 Tips For Creating A Twitter PLN

My Top 5 Tips For Creating A Twitter PLN | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it

There doesn’t really seem to be a clear common consensus as to whether a Twitter PLN should be a professional or a personal learning network. Certainly I think it should probably be a bit of both. Also, as when dealing with all social media, you should be mindful of your school’s social media policy. You should also be mindful of protecting your own professional identity when posting online.

 
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6 Ways To Find Video Games You Can Teach With

6 Ways To Find Video Games You Can Teach With | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it
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10 Ways Teachers Can Use Twitter for Professional Development

10 Ways Teachers Can Use Twitter for Professional Development | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it

This is our third consecutive post on Twitter. Now that you have a roadmap on how to use Twitter in your classroom and after you have identified with the different educational  hashtags you need to follow as a teacher, let us share with you some ideas on how to leverage the power of this social platform for professional development purposes.

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37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow

37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it
37 Blended Learning Resources You Can Use Tomorrow: blended learning, elearning, digital tools, khan academy, youtube
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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Flexible Learning Tools at ICE 14

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4 Powerful Tools For Making Your Own Interactive Content

4 Powerful Tools For Making Your Own Interactive Content | Simple Tips for Teaching with Technology | Scoop.it
Infographics are popular. They’re a fun way to present and read data, and many people believe that information that is presented visually is often retained better (at least for some learners). Many teachers today are using infographics, both in their classrooms and for their own professional development. There are so many tools out there to …
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