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Learning Frontiers | Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership

Learning Frontiers | Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it
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Looking at the educational principles  - personal, integrated, connected and co-created.

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60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category

60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it
Teachers and educators around the world have found innovative ways to use Twitter in the classroom as a teaching tool, and we’ve shared many of these great ideas here with you.

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Marinhos's curator insight, January 29, 2014 3:56 PM

60 formas de usar? Não conseguia imaginar meia dúzia!

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Learning from my mistakes: an English teacher's blog: Questioning the questions

Learning from my mistakes: an English teacher's blog: Questioning the questions | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it
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Q&A: Why School Leaders Should Embrace Social Networking

Q&A: Why School Leaders Should Embrace Social Networking | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it
Eric Sheninger, the principal of New Milford High School in New Jersey, is known for his innovative use of social networking in education.
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Assessment is not a spreadsheet - it's a conversation

Assessment is not a spreadsheet - it's a conversation | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it

For the love of learning is Joe Bower's blog. 

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Joe Bower's blog has some interesting insights. He advocates traditional assessment methods should be replaced by task-involved feedback.

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Seriously Amazing

Seriously Amazing | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it
The Smithsonian asks and answers questions about science, art, history and culture, exciting the learning in everyone, every day.
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4 (Digital) Habits That Will Make You More Creative - The Principal Of Change

4 (Digital) Habits That Will Make You More Creative - The Principal Of Change | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it

"Doing the same thing that we have always done is not going to make any us any more creative or innovative, but according to the “Creativity Research Journal” (as referenced in Red Thread Thinking), there are some things that we could do daily that will actually make us more creative."

 


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Technology enables more involved, effective education

Technology enables more involved, effective education | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it
New technology allows children to become more involved and enthusiastic in education.
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Infographic Friday: Blogging in the Classroom | Course Redesign Community

Infographic Friday: Blogging in the Classroom | Course Redesign Community | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it
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Very good reasons for blogging. Via Silvia Tolisano

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Filtering and blocking the internet won’t protect young people, educating them will | CILIP

Filtering and blocking the internet won’t protect young people, educating them will | CILIP | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it

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Digital literacy 'as important as reading and writing' - Telegraph

Digital literacy 'as important as reading and writing' - Telegraph | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it
Considering the importance placed on digital literacy in many career roles, the new 2014 curriculum seems a step in the right direction – but does more still need to be done?
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Google's 200 ranking factors: The complete list [infographic]

Google's 200 ranking factors: The complete list [infographic] | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it
Google's stayed mum of the secret of their rankings, but Single Grain and Backlinko have compiled the most complete information they can find on the Internet to expose the secret of ranking success...
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A Visual Guide To Teaching Students Digital Citizenship Skills - Edudemic

A Visual Guide To Teaching Students Digital Citizenship Skills - Edudemic | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it
While looking for a better way to start teaching students digital citizenship skills, one teacher decided to make a visual guide herself - and share it!
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Curriculum: Understanding YouTube & Digital Citizenship – Google in Education

Curriculum: Understanding YouTube & Digital Citizenship – Google in Education | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it

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Elena Orlova's curator insight, December 9, 2013 7:33 PM

Google в области образования

Deborah Welsh's curator insight, December 9, 2013 7:45 PM

Some very good Youtube clips on Digital Citizenship are also accessible from the Google in Education site.

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Future Learning Short Documentary

Future Learning Short Documentary | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it

Students are the future, but what's the future for students? To arm them with the relevant, timeless skills for our rapidly changing world, we need to revolutionise learning.

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Sugata Mitra, Salman Khan, and others talk about learning in the future.

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6 Tips on How to Create an Online Mind Map with ExamTime

6 Tips on How to Create an Online Mind Map with ExamTime | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it

6 tips on how to create a Mind Map online using ExamTime's free online study tools. When sitting down to create a mind map all you need are two things; an idea and a brain.

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Lisa Nielsen: The Innovative Educator: What's your digital footprint? Take this quiz and find out!

Lisa Nielsen: The Innovative Educator: What's your digital footprint? Take this quiz and find out! | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it
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Excellent blog from Lisa Nielsen.

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Doing the Things that Really Matter Really Well | In Their Own Words | Big Think

Doing the Things that Really Matter Really Well | In Their Own Words | Big Think | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it
The things you really appreciate aren’t the complicated things.   They’re the simple things that work just the way you expect them to. 
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What Ever Happened to Common Sense? No Child Pushed Ahead - Teachers With Apps

What Ever Happened to Common Sense? No Child Pushed Ahead - Teachers With Apps | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it
What Ever Happened to Common Sense? No Child Pushed Ahead
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60 minutes: The future of education?

With the backing of Gates and Google, Khan Academy and its free online educational videos are moving into the classroom and across the world. Their goal: to revolutionize how we teach and learn. Sanjay Gupta reports.
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21 Things That Will Become Obsolete in Education by 2020 - THE DAILY RIFF - Be Smarter. About Education.

21 Things That Will Become Obsolete in Education by 2020 - THE DAILY RIFF - Be Smarter. About Education. | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it
Desks, Language Labs, Computers, Homework, Standardized Tests in College Admissions . . . .

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Deborah Welsh's insight:

Does the list include me??

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Chris Carter's comment, November 24, 2013 7:16 PM
I am happy to curate. Thank you for rescooping, Nikalaos, Heather, and Deborah. Deborah, There is no way that this list can include you. Effective teachers will never be replaced by machines.
Deborah Welsh's comment, November 24, 2013 8:26 PM
Being facetious. I'm not the youngest follower you have!
Chris Carter's comment, November 24, 2013 9:11 PM
Let's put it this way, if a cup were a hundred years, my cup is half full.
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7 outstanding science based websites you may not know

7 outstanding science based websites you may not know | Learning space for teachers | Scoop.it

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