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How Minecraft can help with Common Core math | eSchool News | eSchool News

How Minecraft can help with Common Core math | eSchool News | eSchool News | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
One educator is turning to Minecraft to create a tool that helps boost students' math performance.
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The Toys Dad Played With As A Kid

The Toys Dad Played With As A Kid | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
"When I was your age, all I had to play with was..." Sound familiar? Back in the day, your old man probably played with a stick and mud when he was a kid. That must've been a long time ago -- things have changed. Today, some children are playing with tablets before they can even…
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10 Self-Evaluation Tips for Technology Instructional Specialists

10 Self-Evaluation Tips for Technology Instructional Specialists | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
Successful technology integration must include an element of reflection to stay focused on how individual teachers and learners will use this technology in the classroom.
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MzTeachuh: Check Out Edudemic

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An MIT Learning Program Challenges Many Ed-Tech Assumptions

An MIT Learning Program Challenges Many Ed-Tech Assumptions | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
A low-tech teaching technique used by a MIT researcher calls into questions many of the maxims about personalized, student-driven learning upheld by the education technology industry.
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Seven Good "Reads" On Ed Tech

Seven Good "Reads" On Ed Tech | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
Here are several recent good pieces related to educational technology: 10 Things Every Teacher Should Know How To Do With Google Docs is from Edudemic. Will Computers Ever Replace Teachers? appeare...
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5 Free Writing Apps for Pre-schoolers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 Free Writing Apps for Pre-schoolers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
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How To Cite Social Media In Scholarly Writing

How To Cite Social Media In Scholarly Writing | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
How To Cite Social Media In Scholarly Writing
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aficionado, n. : Oxford English Dictionary

The OED is the definitive record of the English language, featuring 600,000 words, 3 million quotations, and over 1,000 years of English.
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Add the new Google Maps to your Website with Street View

Add the new Google Maps to your Website with Street View | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
Here is a super-simple way to embed the new Google Maps in your website including Street View panoramas. Open an area on the map and copy-paste the iframe embed code.
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Kathy Schrock's Kaffeeklatsch: Activators and Summarizers with Mobile Devices

Kathy Schrock's Kaffeeklatsch: Activators and Summarizers with Mobile Devices | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
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A Great Collection of Web Tools for Researchers and Academics ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Great Collection of Web Tools for Researchers and Academics ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
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Google Docs Gives Us A First Taste Of Google’s New Design Language

Google Docs Gives Us A First Taste Of Google’s New Design Language | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
A Google Docs update teases the principles of material design, but the idea is still only half cooked.
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PTA Releases Fourteen Videos To Explain Common Core To Parents | Engaging Parents In School…

PTA Releases Fourteen Videos To Explain Common Core To Parents | Engaging Parents In School… | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
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The DIY World of Maker Tools and Their Uses

The DIY World of Maker Tools and Their Uses | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
From new technology to everyday materials to rebooting school woodshop and home ec classes, makerspaces challenge students to open their minds and expand their skillsets.
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10 Speed Hacks That'll Make Google Chrome Blazing Fast on Your Computer

10 Speed Hacks That'll Make Google Chrome Blazing Fast on Your Computer | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
If browsing speed is important to you—and it should be—you'll probably be interested to know that there are ten simple flag modifications you can make in Google Chrome in order to achieve the fastest browsing speed possible. A few months ago, Dallas covered six ways to speed up the Chrome mobile browser on a Nexus 5, and if they're good enough for his Android phone, they're good enough for our desktops. Below, I'll show you how to enable them, along with a few other speed-increasing tips. Step 1: Access Chrome's "Secret" Settings Chrome allows you to use unofficial browser features called
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Disneynature Explore - An Augmented Reality App for Learning About Nature

Disneynature Explore - An Augmented Reality App for Learning About Nature | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
Disneynature Explore is a free iPad app designed to help children learn about bear, butterflies, lions, chimpanzees, and sea turtles. The activities for learning about each animal include augmented...
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How To Make An Awesome Google Teacher Academy Video - Edudemic

How To Make An Awesome Google Teacher Academy Video - Edudemic | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
  Becoming Google Certified as an educator is becoming more and more popular. This year there will be a record number of Google Teacher Academies and a record number of applicants. The application process has been revised and the questions have changed, but the one minute video is still an important part. While an awesome …
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6 Human Jobs That Computers Will Never Replace

6 Human Jobs That Computers Will Never Replace | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
Computers can drive cars now. What does that mean for us as a society? As technology advances and computers learn to perform human tasks with greater efficiency than even humans themselves, how many of us will be left in the dust? Is there a way to ensure that we remain irreplaceable as workers? The threat…
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Video: Photographing the 'Most Beautiful Subway System in the World'

Video: Photographing the 'Most Beautiful Subway System in the World' | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
St. Petersburg-born photographer Alexander Dragunov has found his niche in the photography world, photographing the surreal, beautiful -- and often empty -
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Suvi Salo's curator insight, July 21, 2:10 AM

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Paulo Coelho Discusses the 25th Anniversary Edition of The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho Discusses the 25th Anniversary Edition of The Alchemist | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
What originally inspired you to write The Alchemist? Coelho: My dream was to be a writer. I wrote my first book in 1987, The Pilgrimage, after completing my own personal pilgrimage from France to Santiago de Compostela, Spain. After that I thought, “Why did it take me so long to fulfill my dream?” So I…
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8 Places for Thrifty Bookworms to Download Free E-Books

8 Places for Thrifty Bookworms to Download Free E-Books | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
Summertime is prime time for getting a good read in. Here's a list of eight places where you can download free e-books.
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High Techpectations: Get Googley in Education - The Latest Resources from Diigo (weekly)

High Techpectations: Get Googley in Education - The Latest Resources from Diigo (weekly) | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
Google for Education - OFFICIAL A Google Education Trainer is a bit different because it isn’t as much about what you do in your classroom, it is about really learning...
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Top Down vs Bottom Up

Top Down vs Bottom Up | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
I find this idea of "How Google Changed when Larry Page…
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Balanced Literacy Works Best for Common Core - NYTimes.com

Balanced Literacy Works Best for Common Core - NYTimes.com | Learning*Education*Technology | Scoop.it
Standards are best met when students read at grade level and can also read books they want, while developing a writing voice and skills. By Mark Federman.
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