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QR Voice: A Picture Is Worth A 100 Characters

QR Voice: A Picture Is Worth A 100 Characters | Learning Technologies and Other Things | Scoop.it
I've posted a couple of articles in the past about QR codes in the classroom, and I've found that they can be an engaging, hands-on way to disseminate information to students. Today, I want to shar...
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Yammer: Social Networking - Connect with Your Coworkers

Yammer: Social Networking - Connect with Your Coworkers | Learning Technologies and Other Things | Scoop.it
Yammer is a leading enterprise social network used by more than 200,000 companies worldwide, including 85% of the Fortune 500, to get work done smarter and faster. Sign Up Today.
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Create a free private social network

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bubbl.us | brainstorm and mind map online

bubbl.us | brainstorm and mind map online | Learning Technologies and Other Things | Scoop.it
Brainstorm online with bubbl.us. Easily create colorful mindmaps to print or share with others. Almost no learning curve.
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Web based, collaborative mind mapping/flow chart tool (asynchronous)

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Meet student expectations with mobile learning : JISC

Meet student expectations with mobile learning : JISC | Learning Technologies and Other Things | Scoop.it
As 80% of people will be accessing the internet using mobile devices by 2015 (Ericsson), organisations need to embrace mobile learning quickly if they are to keep abreast of student expectations.
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Useful collection of resources on mobile learning

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Quizlet

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We make simple learning tools that let you study anything, for free.
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Generates flash cards, games and quizzes from any images and questions you supply.

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Go Mobile with your Presentations - Presefy.com

Go Mobile with your Presentations - Presefy.com | Learning Technologies and Other Things | Scoop.it
Spice up your presentations by going 100% mobile and allow your audience to follow in real-time on their own devices.
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Use your mobile as a presentation remote

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Pitching Technology to Schools

The Do’s and Don’ts of Pitching Technology to Schools | Learning Technologies and Other Things | Scoop.it
As a technology integrationist for a private school, I hear from a lot of edtech startups. A lot. Eventually, many of them begin to blend together in my head.
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Some pertinent insights for education based change agents including teacher innovators and technologists

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Google Form: send score and answers for multiple choice tests

Create a quiz with Google form and send score & correction, for each participant, by email, right away or at a chosen time.
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The 10 most popular TED-Ed lessons so far

The 10 most popular TED-Ed lessons so far | Learning Technologies and Other Things | Scoop.it
From chemistry to Shakespeare to origami, here are the top 10 most watched TED-Ed lessons so far—as the initiative celebrates its first year.
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Inspired by the Mobile User Forum yesterday.

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Yammer: Social Networking - Connect with Your Coworkers

Yammer: Social Networking - Connect with Your Coworkers | Learning Technologies and Other Things | Scoop.it
Yammer is a leading enterprise social network used by more than 200,000 companies worldwide, including 85% of the Fortune 500, to get work done smarter and faster. Sign Up Today.
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PiratePad: QYrBvVizjU

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Web based synchronous note pad - No need to create accounts

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Vyew

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Free alternative to Wimba Classroom.

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Ways to use QR Codes in the Elementary Classroom and Using Google Docs to Create Them

Ways to use QR Codes in the Elementary Classroom and Using Google Docs to Create Them | Learning Technologies and Other Things | Scoop.it
"Traditional thinking is all about 'what is'. Future thinking will also need to be about what 'can be'" By Edward de Bono Quick Response codes also known as QR codes are similar to barcodes. When y...
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Creating QR codes in Google Docs

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Special Learning Types on Learnist

Special Learning Types on Learnist | Learning Technologies and Other Things | Scoop.it
Here are some of the ways that you can embed special 'smart' learnings on your boards to make them come alive!
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Using Learnist in the High School Classroom

Using Learnist in the High School Classroom | Learning Technologies and Other Things | Scoop.it
This board is about ways to introduce and use Learnist in the high school classroom, as well as ways to use Learnist to overcome some common classroom challenges.
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Voting via SMS | Voting via Internet | Voting via Twitter | Classroom interaction | Shakespeak

Voting via SMS | Voting via Internet | Voting via Twitter | Classroom interaction | Shakespeak | Learning Technologies and Other Things | Scoop.it
The innovative way to engage, enlighten and interact during lectures via SMS, Internet and Twitter
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Show What You Know Using Web & Mobile Apps [Infographic]

Show What You Know Using Web & Mobile Apps [Infographic] | Learning Technologies and Other Things | Scoop.it
Nowadays teachers and students have a variety of ways to show what they know and to express themselves.
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Samsung 'Galaxy Watch' and Apple 'iWatch' to kickstart wristphone market (Wired UK)

Samsung 'Galaxy Watch' and Apple 'iWatch' to kickstart wristphone market (Wired UK) | Learning Technologies and Other Things | Scoop.it
The executive vice president of mobile products at Samsung, Lee Young-Hee, has confirmed the company is working on a wristwatch
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