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How to create a sense of privacy with sound

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A little while ago, one of Holland's largest banks presented me with a challenge. They wanted their new retail offices to convey an image of clarity and openness, using a large open space with multiple desks for serving clients.

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Linda Evans's curator insight, September 2, 2013 1:01 PM
How to create a sense of privacy with sound 
Debra Walker's curator insight, September 8, 2013 11:19 PM

Habing worked in some sonically challenged workspaces, including financial services, makes this article very interesting to me.  Edith workspaces evolving, taking into consideration the STI just makes sense.

Jack O'Dowd's curator insight, September 12, 2013 7:01 PM

I agree smart leaders bring innovated ideas to life and music is one way to do this!

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My Grammar Lab

Create your own practice. Chose the grammar you want to study, decide how many questions you want to answer, then create your own test.


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Tracee Orman's curator insight, August 4, 2013 9:18 AM

I'll be checking it out. Sometimes I wish my students had iPads rather than MacBookPros. Crazy, I know...

Andy Lee's curator insight, August 4, 2013 1:32 PM

Will have to try this out.

Ruby Day's curator insight, August 5, 2013 6:31 PM

Will be looking at this for my writing class 

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DropTask - Visual Task Management for Individuals and Teams

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Visualize your workload like never before with DropTask, a complete reimagining of task management on the web.

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AC Norman's curator insight, August 6, 2013 6:46 PM

To do-variant.

Mary A. Axford's curator insight, August 12, 2013 9:05 AM

Haven't tried it, but FYI.

Mike Carrington's curator insight, August 14, 2013 7:13 PM

Like the idea - should make dividing large tasks into manageable chunks much simpler. Could be useful for organising myself and for organising school group work.

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Free online video editor. Make a video using Shotclip.

Free online video editor. Make a video using Shotclip. | Learning and Libraries | Scoop.it
Easy and free online video editor. Edit videos and photos to make great home movies.

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BookChook's curator insight, October 15, 2013 9:01 PM
Free version = 15 mins per month.
KB...Konnected's curator insight, February 11, 2014 9:24 AM

Free version provides up to 15 minutes of video export each month.

Meryl van der Merwe's curator insight, February 12, 2014 8:22 AM

Videos are a great way to "test" knowledge - so this tool is a useful one for teachers

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Vittle: Turn your iPad into a Recordable Video Whiteboard

Vittle: Turn your iPad into a Recordable Video Whiteboard | Learning and Libraries | Scoop.it

Vittle lets you quickly capture any idea, and share them with anyone to view on their own time.

Vittle works like a magic whiteboard that records what you write and say:

Annotate and sketch using the ultra-smooth ink of our proprietary Inkflow Engine,Resize and move anything around the page,Zoom in to focus on key points,Visually navigate through even complex topics.

Use Vittle to build a video library on any subject. It is also a powerful tool for collaborating across time and space with any number of people.


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Bonnie Bracey Sutton's comment, August 26, 2013 7:42 AM
Looks interesting,thanks.
Vicki Mast's curator insight, September 13, 2013 11:24 AM

I just downloaded the free version which looks good, but may have to upgrade. The features look well worth the $3.99 price. You can move & resize your drawn objects, zoom in/out, etc. If you're working on creating "flipped classroom" videos, or how-to tutorials this may be what you need. Check out their website and user guide for the details.

D G Stevenson's curator insight, December 9, 2013 9:01 AM

Useful for explaining concepts in a visually interesting way. 

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Draft. Write Better.

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Write better with Draft. Easy version control and collaboration to improve your writing.

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pohua-chen's curator insight, August 18, 2013 11:09 PM

Good for writing draft

Bart van Maanen's curator insight, August 28, 2013 6:16 AM

Dit is een mooie manier om je met schrijven te helpen, want je kan iemand uitnodigen je tekst te bekijken. Je kunt hem ook annoteren en versie vergelijken.

Nevermore Sithole's curator insight, March 12, 2014 3:30 AM

Draft. Write Better.

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Foxit PDF Reader: The Best Free PDF Reader to Create, Annotate, Form Fill, View, and Print PDFs

Foxit PDF Reader: The Best Free PDF Reader to Create, Annotate, Form Fill, View, and Print PDFs | Learning and Libraries | Scoop.it

Foxit Reader is a small, lightning fast, and feature rich PDF viewer which allows you to open, view, sign, and print any PDF file. Foxit Reader is the only high volume PDF reader providing a complete PDF creation solution, providing the power of PDF creation to every desktop.


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Soledad Olaciregui's curator insight, July 22, 2013 8:18 PM

Hace un año que uso Foxit Reader y realmente es muy bueno. Tengo que probar esta última versión.

Solveig Fridriksdottir's curator insight, July 25, 2013 6:57 AM

PDF

Kim Spence-Jones's curator insight, August 2, 2013 8:06 AM

Again, not tried it yet -- Windows only is a downside for me -- but it looks more capable than the Adobe reader, for sure.

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Side by Side (with Dropbox support)

Get Side by Side (with Dropbox support) on the App Store. See screenshots and ratings, and read customer reviews.

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María Dolores Díaz Noguera's curator insight, August 3, 2013 5:40 AM

Estupendo apoyo para mis estudiantes. Gracias

 

Desiree Desjardins's curator insight, August 3, 2013 9:33 AM

Great idea!

Scott Langston's curator insight, August 4, 2013 9:12 PM

Certainly worth checking out for our iPad classes...

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Picadilo - Photo editing at its best

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Picadilo is a 100% free online photo editor that's both easy to use and powerful. Transform your photos using eye catching effects, versatile editing tools and classy textures - plus the flexibility of multiple editing windows.


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Gayla Keesee's curator insight, August 7, 2013 9:53 AM

I'm familiar with Pixlr and Photoshop--looking to see how this tools is similar.

Al Wright's comment, August 13, 2013 9:16 PM
Amazing site!
☆ Emma *・✧'s curator insight, August 19, 2013 3:04 PM

Perfect for those who want to experiment or have a little fun with filters and effects without paying big bucks. :) 

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DebateGraph

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Debate map visualization of: 12,000+ maps and counting! Click on the bubbles to learn more – and log-in to create free public and private maps on any topic.

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Camelia Mojica Rodríguez's comment, August 11, 2013 9:44 AM
Buen día Gilberto, recibe un saludo desde Tabasco y te comento que cada día es un paso en firme que damos para lograr lo que gentilmente ustedes nos compartieron en México. Muchas gracias.
Dico Krommenhoek's curator insight, August 12, 2013 5:31 AM

Dit ziet er goed uit. In verschillende views kan de mindmap worsten gebruikt om sterkte van ingebrachte ideeën weer te geven, of context te bieden.

http://youtu.be/32InMNjO4tQ om enkele mogelijkheden te bekijken

Martha Schade's curator insight, August 13, 2013 6:31 AM

What a great way to develop your own maps. Have a look at the video to get an idea of the possibilities! 

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Quip - Collaborative word processor for mobile

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With Quip, you can make your edits right in the shared document, comment on a specific section, and even chat with the other authors directly while you're all making tweaks. Tracked changes show exactly how the draft has evolved.


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Kiruthika Ragupathi's curator insight, August 12, 2013 7:52 PM

Seems like a cool collaborative tool!

Viljenka Savli (http://www2.arnes.si/~sopvsavl/)'s curator insight, August 13, 2013 2:08 AM

Useful for collaborative editing of the text...

Heiko Idensen's curator insight, September 21, 2013 1:22 AM

Quip läuft auf Desktop-Computern (PC und Mac), iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, und Android. Wo immer du auch bist, welches Gerät du auch benutzt - Quip ist dabei und funktioniert.

Gemeinschaftliches Bearbeiten

Mit Quip können alle zur gleichen Zeit an derselben Version des Dokuments arbeiten.

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MixBit

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Create videos together! Record, edit and publish videos right from your mobile device, then collaborate and remix videos uploaded by the MixBit community.

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Nik Peachey's curator insight, August 14, 2013 11:15 AM

With all the power of Google behind it, it's hard to see how this won't be a success. Great tool for getting students to collaborate on video based projects together.

Fabiola Hermosilla Alegria's curator insight, August 14, 2013 8:38 PM

En serio!!

Maru Peltonen's curator insight, August 15, 2013 3:12 AM

Kokeiluun!