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How To Copy Photos From Your Computer To An iPad or iPhone - Windows or Mac | iPad Academy

How To Copy Photos From Your Computer To An iPad or iPhone - Windows or Mac | iPad Academy | Learning English | Scoop.it
If you have a large number of pictures to transfer to your iPhone/iPad, the best approach is to connect your device to your computer and use the iTunes program.

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Useful advice for those who don't already know how to do this!

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Viljenka Savli's curator insight, August 21, 2013 11:34 PM

Important to know when working with a lot of photos, useful information...

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15 Of The Best Educational Apps For Improved Reading Comprehension

15 Of The Best Educational Apps For Improved Reading Comprehension | Learning English | Scoop.it

"Reading comprehension is a matter of decoding, reading speed, and critical thinking about the text, all of which can improve with tiered practice.

So below, in an order of general complexity, are 15 apps for improved reading comprehension, ranging from word and sentence fluency, to recall, to critical thinking skills, to reading speed."


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Useful information for teachers and students!

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Bmw's curator insight, September 2, 2013 10:09 AM

thanks John. plenty of ideas for reading.

Karine Thonnard's curator insight, September 5, 2013 4:58 AM

add your insight...

 
Maria Persson's curator insight, September 5, 2013 3:13 PM

Always great to have more than one choice since there isn't one perfect app!

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Video and Screencasting Apps for Learning

Video and screencasting apps can help teachers develop their own tutorials for students (similar to Khan academy) or can be used so students can make their own

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Lots of excellent resources for teachers and students, but also some information that applies to business. Check out http://www.touchcast.com/
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Ness Crouch's curator insight, August 16, 2013 2:40 PM

Great ideas and practical!

Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, August 17, 2013 11:29 PM

A quick and easy to watch and learn from overview on screen casting.

Kristyn Curran's curator insight, December 18, 2013 8:08 AM

This seems like a home run!  Make your own video tutorials for your students to meet THEIR needs. 

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Touchcast

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Excellent resource for teachers and students, but also some information that applies to business!

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10 Great Tutorials to Create Interactive eBooks Using iBook Author ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

10 Great Tutorials to Create Interactive eBooks Using iBook Author ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Learning English | Scoop.it

"Are you planning to give iBooks Author a place in your classroom? The video tutorials below will definitely give you a hand. As you know by now, iBooks Author is one of the formidable apps available in the iTunes store. It allow users to create interactive ebooks and share them with the rest of the world."


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Every teacher should be using this! And every student reading them!

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Karen Dietz's comment, August 2, 2013 4:54 PM
Yep, I agree Chris, quality will vary. And a terrific thought about the role curators will play in the ebook world. I hadn't thought of that, but you are right!
Philippe Trebaul's curator insight, August 3, 2013 12:44 AM

From Karen Dietz


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Have a great WE!


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Monika Górska's curator insight, August 4, 2013 2:57 PM

try it?

 

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7 Reasons Why Podcasts Are Changing the Way We Learn English | Real Life English

7 Reasons Why Podcasts Are Changing the Way We Learn English | Real Life English | Learning English | Scoop.it

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Why podcasts are important, apart from being 'free!'

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A Must See Graphic on Creative Commons for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Must See Graphic on Creative Commons for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Learning English | Scoop.it

"Creative Commons is a non-profit that helps sharing and reuse of creativity and knowledge via free legal and technological tools . These tools are not alternatives to copyright laws, rather they work alongside them.

To help you better teach your students about Creative Commons and how it works, here is a handy graphic that visually captures the main important things students need to know about Creative commons. Enjoy"


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KB...Konnected's curator insight, August 2, 2013 6:16 PM

This info is also good for teachers who sell products through TpT and Teacher's Notebook.

Dawne Tortorella's curator insight, August 10, 2013 3:36 PM

Actually good for faculty too!

johanna krijnsen's curator insight, December 4, 2013 10:54 AM

graphic on creative commons

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8 Great iOS Apps for Recording Music :: Blogs :: List of the Day :: Paste

8 Great iOS Apps for Recording Music :: Blogs :: List of the Day :: Paste | Learning English | Scoop.it
Whether you’re an engineer taming an untuned set of drums or a guitarist looking for a new tone, there are some great apps for creating music. Here are eight of our favorites.

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Rafael O'Grady's curator insight, August 16, 2013 6:30 PM

As technology advanced over the years, new applications have been developed to help us with everyday tasks. There are many apps out there that can help us compose and record music. I think these apps are very helpful for an artists because it enables us manage music in a more organized way

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How to Remove “Other” Data Stored on the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch - OSXDaily

How to Remove “Other” Data Stored on the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch - OSXDaily | Learning English | Scoop.it

"Most iOS users encounter “Other” for the first time when they connect their iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to a computer, where they’ll find it listed in the little iTunes usage bar graph. With everything else so well labeled, Other can be a bit of a mystery, particularly when it takes up a ton of storage in iOS. "


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Ann Francis's curator insight, July 26, 2013 7:47 AM

Finally, a way to ger rid of the pesky other@ipad apps

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Infographic flyer: What's your digital footprint?

Infographic flyer: What's your digital footprint? | Learning English | Scoop.it

"This infographic flyer was created to put important digital footprint information in one place in a graphically pleasing format.  Take a look and let me know what you think."


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Do you know what 'your' digital footprint is?

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Beth Dichter's curator insight, July 4, 2013 7:54 PM

If you are discussing digital citizenship with your students this infographic is worth checking out. It combines a variety of resources, including a number of videos, best practices to create your digital identity (beginning at age 13), using social media to show your voice and much more. 

AnnaB's curator insight, July 5, 2013 1:43 AM

add your insight...

 
Ra's curator insight, July 5, 2013 9:18 PM

Positive ways for young people to look at building their online profile plus reasons for being "real".

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Infographic: The Socratic questioning process ...

Infographic: The Socratic questioning process ... | Learning English | Scoop.it

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Take a philosophical approach to learning!

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Overarcher's curator insight, July 9, 2013 11:55 PM

socratic questioning in pictures, love it!

Maria Persson's comment, July 11, 2013 3:15 PM
My daily life at work and play so often involves Socratic questioning - I never get bored and constantly on a learning curve! Thanks for sharing this great resource!
Margarita Parra's comment, July 22, 2013 7:01 PM
There is an approach to solving a problem, by Guy Brousseau. It looks much like this process.And it works!
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Telephone vocabulary English lesson

Telephone vocabulary English lesson | Learning English | Scoop.it
A list of telephone vocabulary that is also used with the English lesson on telephone conversation.

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Add this to your list of telephone vocabulary!

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Learning Basic English's curator insight, June 26, 2013 5:43 PM

A list of telephone vocabulary that is also used with the English lesson on telephone conversation.

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5 Phrasal Verbs with the verb "Get" that you can use in a Business Context

5 Phrasal Verbs with the verb "Get" that you can use in a Business Context | Learning English | Scoop.it
Two months ago (I cannot believe how time flies!) I wrote this post about 5 phrasal verbs you can use with the verb "Take" in a Business English context. In that post I said that the most common ve...

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Phrasal verbs can be a nightmare. See if this helps!

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Shanthi Cumaraswamy Streat's curator insight, June 28, 2013 7:08 AM

My latest blog. Hope it's useful.

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eyeReport

Enhance your sharing experience. Add your personal touch to your iPhone's videos by actually reacting on screen to what your iPhone captures, and then share them by mail, or upload them to Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.

Create additional value by juxtaposing contrasting videos, by turning onscreen reporter of your filmed experiences, by adding a teacher's talking head to a written blackboard, and much much more.


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The potential for a lot of fun in the learning process is there with 'eyereport'!

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Paulo Moekotte's curator insight, August 26, 2013 6:10 AM

Deze app biedt ideale mogelijkheden om iets te delen door middel van video in een onderwijssetting (zoals bijvoorbeeld een praktijkmoment in de BPV) en daar vervolgens persoonlijk als stagiair(e) op te reageren of reflecteren door middel van een overlay.

Dico Krommenhoek's curator insight, August 26, 2013 7:14 AM

Zou interressant kunnen zijn voor verhalen vertellen in M.V.T.

M W Jones's curator insight, August 26, 2013 1:55 PM

allows you to add your own voice-over comments to video clips (reactions to personal videos/explanations for teaching)

 

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How To Create A Perfect Tweet [INFOGRAPHIC]

How To Create A Perfect Tweet [INFOGRAPHIC] | Learning English | Scoop.it
Much has been written about how to write the perfect tweet, from what link shortener to use to how many characters to leave room for retweets.
Now the folks at Neomobile have tried their hand at creating a guide to composing the perfect tweet.

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Useful information for the twitter folk out there!

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Dolly Bhasin 's curator insight, September 17, 2013 8:33 PM

A great infographics for newbees to twitter.

Mary Anne Hahn's curator insight, December 30, 2013 6:22 PM

Tweet tips

John Thomas's curator insight, February 12, 5:51 AM
How To Create A Perfect Tweet [INFOGRAPHIC]

Much has been written about how to write the perfect tweet, from what link shortener to use to how many characters to leave room for retweets.
Now the folks at Neomobile have tried their hand at creating a guide to composing the perfect tweet.

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Video and Screencasting Apps for Learning

Video and screencasting apps can help teachers develop their own tutorials for students (similar to Khan academy) or can be used so students can make their own

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Ness Crouch's curator insight, August 16, 2013 2:40 PM

Great ideas and practical!

Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, August 17, 2013 11:29 PM

A quick and easy to watch and learn from overview on screen casting.

Kristyn Curran's curator insight, December 18, 2013 8:08 AM

This seems like a home run!  Make your own video tutorials for your students to meet THEIR needs. 

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How to Clear Chrome Browser History, Cache, & Cookies on iPhone & iPad

How to Clear Chrome Browser History, Cache, & Cookies on iPhone & iPad | Learning English | Scoop.it

"Chrome is an excellent web browser alternative to Safari on the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, and if you use the Chrome app you’ll probably want to know how to clear out the common browser data that gets stored locally in iOS. This includes data like web caches, cookies, site browsing history, and possibly saved login details and passwords."


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Training in Business's curator insight, August 10, 2013 11:24 AM

how to clear the chrome browser history on your iPad and iPhone

 

#chrome #ipadtips #iphonetips http://goo.gl/BRqvr0

 

Linus Ridge's comment, August 14, 2013 1:59 PM
You learn something new every day :)
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Business English Idiom | English Idiom for Business | English Idiom for EFL Students

Business English Idiom | English Idiom for Business | English Idiom for EFL Students | Learning English | Scoop.it
Comprehensive list of Business English Idiom that is critical for the EFL ESL Business English student. The list include...

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A lot of useful business idioms!

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The Big Marketing Activity Coloring Book--Fun For All

The Big Marketing Activity Coloring Book--Fun For All | Learning English | Scoop.it
Download this awesomely entertaining marketing activity book and have fun doing our Email Marketing Word Find, Dress up a Marketer, Revenue Cycle Maze, Thought Leader Book Match Up, Content Marketing Crossword, and so much more!

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A little bit of marketing fun!

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Karen Goldfarb Copywriter's comment, August 4, 2013 8:32 AM
You're welcome. It's Karen Dietz's clever scoop. Thanks goes to her.
JettRay's comment, August 4, 2013 8:38 AM
I shared it, as well. There is always great content to share from Karen Dietz! Thanks Karen!!
Alison D. Gilbert's curator insight, August 5, 2013 6:44 PM

Let's have some social media fun.

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A Must See Graphic on Creative Commons for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Must See Graphic on Creative Commons for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Learning English | Scoop.it

"Creative Commons is a non-profit that helps sharing and reuse of creativity and knowledge via free legal and technological tools . These tools are not alternatives to copyright laws, rather they work alongside them.

To help you better teach your students about Creative Commons and how it works, here is a handy graphic that visually captures the main important things students need to know about Creative commons. Enjoy"


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KB...Konnected's curator insight, August 2, 2013 6:16 PM

This info is also good for teachers who sell products through TpT and Teacher's Notebook.

Dawne Tortorella's curator insight, August 10, 2013 3:36 PM

Actually good for faculty too!

johanna krijnsen's curator insight, December 4, 2013 10:54 AM

graphic on creative commons

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9 Infographics on Mobile Technology & iPads in Education

9 Infographics on Mobile Technology & iPads in Education | Learning English | Scoop.it
From elementary school to grad school, technology is changing the way schools teach and students learn. One of the more common technologies leading this change is the Apple iPad.

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Rob Hatfield, M.Ed.'s curator insight, July 26, 2013 1:49 AM

Excellent infographic resources...

Jennifer Eggers's curator insight, July 26, 2013 9:29 AM

[ Infographic ]

designandtech's curator insight, July 26, 2013 11:14 AM

Particularly telling are the points about the importance placed on Media Literacy. 

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Business problems? The Solution is Four Simple Steps Away

Business problems? The Solution is Four Simple Steps Away | Learning English | Scoop.it

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Jordan Anderson- www.havefunandprofit.com's curator insight, July 24, 2013 8:20 PM

Check out this Four Simple Steps for Business Problems!

Istvan Kalapacs's curator insight, July 27, 2013 12:42 AM

Érdekes tanácsok probléma megoldásra.

Cleaning Services Toronto's curator insight, July 30, 2013 12:48 AM

Your search for professional Commercial/Residential Cleaners have come to an end here : http://www.commercial-cleaning.ca/

 

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Six Infographics for Independence Day

Six Infographics for Independence Day | Learning English | Scoop.it
The Declaration of Independence, signed on July 4th, 1776, is both a symbol of American liberty and an enduring monument to the philosophy of America’s

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What's important about the USA constitution?

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Joe Andrade's curator insight, July 5, 2013 6:27 PM

Some interesting information for the fourth of July wekend. These infographics incorporate elements of history and geography, taking a look at people and places of the past and present. From the original thirteen colonies to all fifty states and the habits and traditions of different regions of the U.S.

Tracy Bodzioch Feighery's curator insight, July 7, 2013 5:48 PM

I'd like to be able to teach students to create infographics using course content.

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Talking on the phone English lesson

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Talking on the phone English lesson. From introducing yourself to leaving a message

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How's your telephone voice?

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Learning Basic English's curator insight, June 26, 2013 4:14 PM

Talking on the phone English lesson. From introducing yourself to leaving a message

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Telephone phrasal Verbs

Telephone phrasal Verbs | Learning English | Scoop.it
Important phrasal Verbs about telephones that you need to know

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More phrasal verbs!

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