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Is Your Kid Having a Cell Phone? Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Is Your Kid Having a Cell Phone? Infographic - e-Learning Infographics | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
To make the decision on giving a cell phone to your kids, after school created the Is Your Kid Having a Cell Phone? Infographic to guide parents.
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How much of this do you agree with? How much is missing?

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For Cash-Strapped Schools, Smart Ways to Spend Limited Tech Dollars

For Cash-Strapped Schools, Smart Ways to Spend Limited Tech Dollars | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
For schools looking to spend limited dollars allocated for technology in smart and efficient ways, lessons learned over years of making tough decisions can be helpful.
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This isn't a brand new article but it has some very useful advice for those purchasing school tech.

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3 reasons Microsoft made Office free for iPhone and Android

3 reasons Microsoft made Office free for iPhone and Android | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Microsoft has a few very good reasons for expanding the availability of the Microsoft Office mobile apps. Tony Bradley explains.

Via ASG
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In case you didn't know this has happened, it has.  And this offers an explanation as to why.

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12 Good Research and Citation Tools for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

12 Good Research and Citation Tools for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
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A really useful selection of tools  including children-friendly ones.  It's never too early to learn about research and proper citation!

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Free Technology for Teachers

Free Technology for Teachers | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
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This is a nice idea for printing large, eye-catching posters using your usual printer.

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What Students Think About Using iPads in School

What Students Think About Using iPads in School | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Students weigh in on how devices change what happens in class, how they think about learning and how they organize their school work.
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Interesting views from students about iPads in school.  I hope the field trips weren't cut to pay for the iPads. (see Anthony Mainiero)

 

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How Educators Around The World Are Implementing Mobile Learning (And What You Can Learn From Them) - InformED

How Educators Around The World Are Implementing Mobile Learning (And What You Can Learn From Them) - InformED | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
In less than a decade, mobile technology has spread to the furthest corners of the planet. Of the estimated 7 billion people on Earth, 6 billion now have
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There are some excellent insights in this post.  It's always wise to learn from what others have already done.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Canva Launches an iPad App for Creating Beautiful Infographics and Slides

Free Technology for Teachers: Canva Launches an iPad App for Creating Beautiful Infographics and Slides | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
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Now it's easier to create your own infographics for classroom use (and for the teachers' room!).

 

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7 Tips to Effectively Use Google Scholar ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

7 Tips to Effectively Use Google Scholar ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
RT @FullMind_Design: 7 Tips to Effectively Use Google Scholar http://t.co/PTBKP4AUtH #edtech @medkh9
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How to make the most of a really useful scholarly search tool.

 

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Five-Minute Film Festival: The Basics of Blended Learning

Five-Minute Film Festival: The Basics of Blended Learning | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Get a better understanding of the definition and the promise of blended learning from this playlist of nine videos and additional resources gathered by VideoAmy.
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Many very good video resources about blended learning basics.

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Education Library - Planet Nutshell

Education Library - Planet Nutshell | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
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A nice selection of videos for younger learners about Netsafety

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New in iOS 8 for Teachers & Students

New in iOS 8 for Teachers & Students | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Learning in Hand Show #28 is about some of what's new in Apple's iOS 8.
Instead of showing you the major features you might already know about, I
demonstrate the lesser known additions that teachers, students, and parents
will be interested in.
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A handy quick guide to some useful new features on iOS8

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Free Technology for Teachers: Frequently Overlooked Google Search Tools and Strategies

Free Technology for Teachers: Frequently Overlooked Google Search Tools and Strategies | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
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Internet searches are something we do more and more.  Imagine the time saved and the better results achieved through improved search skills.

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Flipped-Learning Toolkit: 5 Steps for Formative Assessment

Flipped-Learning Toolkit: 5 Steps for Formative Assessment | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
With the five-step mastery check, flipped learning teachers can quickly determine who understands the work, who's struggling, and who hasn't even watched the video.
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If you're thinking about flipping your classroom - these ideas may help when it comes to formative assessment

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The Authentic History Center

The Authentic History Center | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
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A very interesting selection of online authentic US history resources.

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A Great Tool to Create 3D Timelines in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Great Tool to Create 3D Timelines in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
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Make history and stories come to life more with these 3D timelines

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Digital Citizenship: Developing a Culture of Trust and Transparency

Digital Citizenship: Developing a Culture of Trust and Transparency | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Turning a forbidding acceptable use policy into a friendlier digital empowerment guideline can shift your school culture into a more tech-friendly place.
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Do we have to change the way we think about Digital Acceptable Use Policies in schools?

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Carol Rainbow's comment, November 4, 4:51 PM
We abandoned AUP many years ago in Oxfordshire advocating instead an e-safety charter developed and agreed by all parties
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The 5 Main Fluencies of The 21st Century Learning ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The 5 Main Fluencies of The 21st Century Learning ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
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Two important questions to ask ourselves are Do we agree with these? How can they be achieved in our classrooms?

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Digital Citizenship Week: 6 Resources for Educators

Digital Citizenship Week: 6 Resources for Educators | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Digital Citizenship Week is October 19-25, and it's the perfect time to talk about online responsibility and safety. Matt Davis has collected some of the best resources to bring digital citizenship into the classroom.
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An excellent selection of Digital Citizenship resources.

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iPads + project based learning = limitless possibilities - Daily Genius

iPads + project based learning = limitless possibilities - Daily Genius | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Debbie Carona shows you how to harness the power of the iPad for project based learning.
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What happens when Project Based Learning meets iPads.

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Free Technology for Teachers: New Features Added to Google Classroom

Free Technology for Teachers: New Features Added to Google Classroom | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
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For all those using Google Classroom... even more new features added today.

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Code.org Launches Code Studio, A Toolset And Curriculum For Teaching Kids Programming | TechCrunch

Code.org Launches Code Studio, A Toolset And Curriculum For Teaching Kids Programming | TechCrunch | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Since its creation, Code.org's mission has been to get coding into curriculums for students as schools nationwide. Today, the nonprofit group is launching..
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This looks like an excellent resource for anyone teaching code in class.

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9 Reasons You Should Know a Little HTML and CSS

9 Reasons You Should Know a Little HTML and CSS | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Take your tech skills to the next level and you'll be on your way to a more fulfilling career.
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It's not just for programmers and geeks...

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Free Technology for Teachers: Long Awaited Features Added to Google Forms

Free Technology for Teachers: Long Awaited Features Added to Google Forms | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
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Useful changes for any users of Google forms - especially the 'shuffle question order' feature

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A Straightforward Guide To Creative Commons | Edudemic

A Straightforward Guide To Creative Commons | Edudemic | Learning Bytes from The Consultants-E | Scoop.it
Way back when, research meant going to the library, finding something in a book, and indicating what book you found the information in when you created your bibliography. The internet has brought a significant amount of grey area to the world of citations and bibliographies. Students need to understand how to distinguish relevant, reliable material …
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Which CC licenses allow what and how should they be attributed?  Apparently...99% of CC photos on the web are not attributed properly.

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