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MTA: Lower school ratings due to opt-outs expose absurd accountability system

MTA: Lower school ratings due to opt-outs expose absurd accountability system | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
MTA President Barbara Madeloni said on Wednesday, September 28, that students and parents of students who opted out of taking state standardized tests last spring were expressing legitimate opposition to the focus on testing in public education, and she added that their schools should not be sanctioned for their actions.
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Hypercat standard becomes Australian IoT cat's meow

Hypercat standard becomes Australian IoT cat's meow | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
The chaotic Internet of Things (IoT) space just got a bit less fragmented as an Australian consortium chose to back the Hypercat technology standard.
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A Timeline of Google Classroom’s March to Replace Learning Management Systems (EdSurge News)

A Timeline of Google Classroom’s March to Replace Learning Management Systems (EdSurge News) | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it

Over the last two years, Google has taken its popular applications and outfitted them for the classroom. While many schools and districts continue to use existing learning management systems, such as Blackboard, Canvas, Moodle and Schoology, Google’s Classroom platform is increasingly catching te
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Search Smarter: 30+ Google Search Tricks You Might Not Already Know

Search Smarter: 30+ Google Search Tricks You Might Not Already Know | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
A blog about productivity, workflow automation, company building and how to get things done with less work.
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Thx Mz Teachuh - New Teacher Survival Guide: Differentiating Instruction

Thx Mz Teachuh - New Teacher Survival Guide: Differentiating Instruction | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
Differentiating instruction is a great way to maximize the potential of each student, and ensure that all students understand the concepts. Watch as one teacher incorporates differentiating instruction in her classroom.
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Asian Penguins turn failed program into a Linux success

Asian Penguins turn failed program into a Linux success | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
A failed Windows laptop program at The Community School of Excellence was turned by the Asian Penguins into a Linux success.
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Bluetooth 5: What’s New and What’s Good?

Bluetooth 5: What’s New and What’s Good? | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
The latest version of Bluetooth has been announced and will be packed full of improvements and new features. Here's everything you need to know about it.
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New TED-Ed Video & Lesson: “The history of African-American social dance”

New TED-Ed Video & Lesson: “The history of African-American social dance” | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
The history of African-American social dance is a new lesson and video from TED-Ed. I’m adding it to The Best Websites To Teach & Learn About African-American History, which I’ve ju…
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My New BAM! Radio Show: “What Will Be the Practical Impact of ESSA in the Classroom?”

My New BAM! Radio Show: “What Will Be the Practical Impact of ESSA in the Classroom?” | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
What Will Be the Practical Impact of ESSA in the Classroom? is the topic of my latest eight-minute BAM! Radio Show. Barnett Berry and Morgan Polikoff join me in the conversation. It will also be a …
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35 Awesome Apps that Integrate with Google Classroom | Shake Up Learning

35 Awesome Apps that Integrate with Google Classroom | Shake Up Learning | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
  PinterestGoogle Classroom Apps! Did you know that Google Classroom plays well with others? Yep! Google is known for making their applications open to working with third-party applications, and Google Classroom is no exception. Are you using Google Classroom? I have put together a list of 35 Apps that Integrate with Google Classroom, making it even …
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A quick introduction to Audacity for teachers

A quick introduction to Audacity for teachers | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
Students love manipulating digital sound with Audacity. Learn how to use it in the classroom.
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Why Deep Work Has Become an Essential Skill in a Distracted World – John Spencer

Why Deep Work Has Become an Essential Skill in a Distracted World – John Spencer | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
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Avoid These 5 Common Mistakes in Black and White Photography

Avoid These 5 Common Mistakes in Black and White Photography | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
Black and white photography has been around for nearly 180 years, ever since Louis Daguerre introduced the daguerreotype process to the world. It is still hugely popular despite the rise and ease of color photography. And yet, whenever I look at other people’s black and white photos, I see the same mistakes over and over. …
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US Department of Education Releases Another $245 Million for Privatization of Public Schools

US Department of Education Releases Another $245 Million for Privatization of Public Schools | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
John King awards $245M to charters incl $8M to the Uncommon Schools charter chain, a chain he previously ran that is known for outrageously high suspension rates. Jersey Jazzman called him the King of Student Suspensions. (His own children never attended a no-excuses charter school; when he lived in New York, they were enrolled in…
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An Excellent Rubric To Assess Students Multimedia Projects

An Excellent Rubric To Assess Students Multimedia Projects | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
Here is another wonderful rubric for evaluating multimedia projects in your classroom. This rubric which I came across through Nort
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Technology in the Classroom: 8 Ways to Use Minecraft

Technology in the Classroom: 8 Ways to Use Minecraft | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
8 technology in the classroom ways to use Minecraft that will shake everything up.
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How to Create a Self-Graded Quiz in Google Forms

How to Create a Self-Graded Quiz in Google Forms | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
The new Google Forms allows you to create self-grading quizzes right within the form (no need for an add-on!). This is a great way to create bell-ringers, exit tickets, or quick assessments. Creating a self-graded form is easy!  First, create a new Google Form and give it a title. Next enter your questions (for auto-grading, they…
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10 tips for DIY IoT home automation

10 tips for DIY IoT home automation | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
There are hundreds of projects that beginner IoT makers can implement to make their home run better.
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20 Tips for New Instructional Coaches

20 Tips for New Instructional Coaches | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
Let the teachers do most of the talking, learn to listen, and stay curious. These are just a few of the tips offered to instructional coaches new to the field.
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Historical GOOGLEFINANCE data no longer accessible outside of Google Sheets

Historical GOOGLEFINANCE data no longer accessible outside of Google Sheets | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
We want to make you aware of a small change to the GOOGLEFINANCE function, which makes it easy to pull current or historical securitie
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Google Says They Just Achieved A Huge Breakthrough In Machine Translation

Google Says They Just Achieved A Huge Breakthrough In Machine Translation | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
Google announced today a new system of machine translation which, they say, dramatically increases its accuracy. You can read about it at their blog. TechCrunch describes it as “looking at th…
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Use regular expressions to search in Google Docs

Use regular expressions to search in Google Docs | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
Starting today, you can use “ regular expressions ” to more quickly and easily find what you’re looking for in Google Docs on the web
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How to Use Google Scholar to Track Product Developments

How to Use Google Scholar to Track Product Developments | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
Last week I wrote about how students can use Google Scholar to track product developments and innovations over time. In the vide
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Some Very Good Chrome Apps for Music Teachers

Some Very Good Chrome Apps for Music Teachers | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
We received few requests from some of  our readers here in  EdTech and mLearning  asking about a good Chromebook app to use for creatin
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