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197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About

197 Educational YouTube Channels You Should Know About | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it

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Look at these great educational YouTube Channels!    #Ed Tech is constantly changing. 

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Arthur Correia's curator insight, November 27, 2013 9:15 AM

 It's a reshare...and it won't be tha last :)!

carldowse's curator insight, January 16, 2014 4:56 AM

Must be something there for us!

Judy Brown's curator insight, May 29, 2014 7:32 PM

Autistic kids need to be shown lots of love and need a teacher who will treat them right.

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Boeing grants available for math, science teachers - Norman Transcript

Boeing grants available for math, science teachers - Norman Transcript | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it
Boeing grants available for math, science teachers
Norman Transcript
NORMAN — Public school teachers in Canadian, Cleveland, and Oklahoma counties can apply through Dec.
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Attention :

Maths. & Science Teachers:

Canada & Cleveland & Oklahoma!

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In digital age, librarians are needed more than ever [infographic]

In digital age, librarians are needed more than ever [infographic] | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it
It's so good such infographics like the one presented below are created. They don't only list challenges both librarians and library patrons face in times

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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A picture says a thousand words! Thanks, for this, Tom!

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Scott Holcomb's curator insight, October 15, 2013 4:01 PM

Our "Librarians" converted to "Media Specialists" a couple of years ago...

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Coolwired's Social Media Blog

Coolwired's Social Media Blog | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it
Social Media Club Cool Beginnings!
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Check out the amazing STEMx Conference here! Did I mention that it is free?? Learn from top notch educators, and keynote speakers. Enjoy!

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12 Excellent New Web Tools for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

12 Excellent New Web Tools for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it
RT @NMHS_Principal: 12 Excellent New Web Tools for Teachers http://t.co/sf1EsphmZ1 #edtech
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These are excellent new Web Tools!

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How to Use Google+ Hangouts

How to Use Google+ Hangouts | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it
Google+ is Google's new social networking tool. Once you have created a circle of friends, you can choose to hang out with them on Google+. This allows you to video chat, IM chat, watch YouTube videos together, and more.
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There are some handy tips in this article, about Google+ Hangouts! Enjoy!

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70 best free iPad apps 2013

70 best free iPad apps 2013 | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it
Frustratingly, many of the best free iPhone apps cost 59p or more for iPad. But there are some rare gems - iPad apps so good you can't believe they're free. And here are our top picks.
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    The title says it all. See if you agree.

Feel free to add your own favorites to this list.

     Happy Easter everyone!

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17 ways iPads will be used in schools in 2013

17 ways iPads will be used in schools in 2013 | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it
New classroom tablet programs are beginning and others are expanding. Here's a look at what's taking shape.
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Welcome to the future of education!

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Best iPad Apps and Resources

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7 Excellent iPad Games to Develop Kids Critical Thinking ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning (7 Excellent iPad Games to Develop Kids Critical Thinking ~ Educational Technology & Mobile Learning http://t.co/U96X9WaW...
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Happy New Year! Just when you feel that you have caught up with everything iPad, along comes this great Pinterest from @dsmacdonald!

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5 Free Alternatives to Instagram

5 Free Alternatives to Instagram | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it
If you're looking to jump ship on Instagram, these five photo apps might give you the experience —and security — you're looking for.

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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 Since there is such a backlash against Instagram today, I thought some of you might be interested in some free alternatives. Here are 5 free alternatives for you.

I hope this is useful to you! Please let me know what you think. Thanks for your time!

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100 Search Engines For Academic Research

100 Search Engines For Academic Research | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it

100 Search Engines For Academic Research (RT @TassoneNidhi: 100 Search Engines For Academic Research #edtech http://t.co/IeeP79ZF”; RT @rogerjcurtis @Halfrican_One #edtech #edchat...)...100 time-saving search engines. Be prepared to spend some serious quality time here!

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80+ iPad Apps | Tim Bedley Landing Page

80+ iPad Apps | Tim Bedley Landing Page | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it

RT @NMHS_Principal: 80+ iPad Apps http://t.co/YGDxnyuZ #edtech #mlearning .Set aside some good "quality time" to properly explore this site. Enjoy!

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Back to School Tech Tip: Safely Text Your Class with @Remind101

Back to School Tech Tip: Safely Text Your Class with @Remind101 | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it

I started using remind101 when it first launched last year. I enjoy how simple and effective the site is to use.Student safety is always a concern. See if you agree with this author's opinion.

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Listly List - iPad App Recommendations for K-6

Listly List - iPad App Recommendations for K-6 - ThingLink, iMovie, Dictionary, Socrative Student Clicker, Doodle Buddy, GarageBand, Book Creator, MathBoard, Motion Math, ScreenChomp, Sock Puppets, Explain Everything, Motion Math Zoom, Popplet lite,...

Via Karen Stadler
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Attention Parents and Educators:

Here is an excellent list of apps for use with  elementary school children (K-6)!

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Touchable Technology

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   Here is a carefully curated collection of outstanding Web 2.0 educational links for you, your students,  and your family.

   Be prepared to  immerse yourself in ed tech. Enjoy!

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11 BYOD Apps That Keep The Focus On Content

11 BYOD Apps That Keep The Focus On Content | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it
11 BYOD Apps That Keep The Focus On Content (RT @TeachThought: 11 BYOD Apps To Help Keeping The Focus On Content http://t.co/BYLtVgcEZs #edtech #byod)...
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Technology is an excellent tool, when used in the hands of a great teacher! 

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Set up a kid-friendly iPad | Macworld

Set up a kid-friendly iPad | Macworld | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it
Before handing over your iPad to a kid, it's best to do some parental preparation. In this Macworld Video, Scholle Sawyer McFarland offers some tips.

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Here is an excellent site for Parents! Technology is changing so quickly.

Keep your children safe online. :-)

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Google Plus Daily: The Main Differences Between Facebook & Google+

Google Plus Daily: The Main Differences Between Facebook & Google+ | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it
Fed up with Facebook? There’s an interactive, well supported, rapidly growing, easy to use social network that’s ready for you right now: Google Plus.
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This excellent site from Edudemic thoroughly examines the differences between Facebook and Google+ .

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Former U.S. Ed-Tech Chief Karen Cator to Lead Digital Promise

Former U.S. Ed-Tech Chief Karen Cator to Lead Digital Promise | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it
The former Apple Inc. official plans to use her government and tech company experience to help bridge the public and private sectors. (To improve #edu through technology, former U.S.
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Congratulations to Karen Cator, who brings a wealth of experience and ideas!

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Schools are doing Education 1.0; talking about doing Education 2.0; when they should be planning Education 3.0

Schools are doing Education 1.0; talking about doing Education 2.0; when they should be planning Education 3.0 | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it
Schools are doing Education 1.0; talking about doing Education 2.0; when they should be planning and implementing Education 3.0. This post seeks to compare the developments of the Internet-Web to t...
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20 Educational Apps Approved By Parents - Edudemic

20 Educational Apps Approved By Parents - Edudemic | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it
The influx of technology into parenting and the day-to-day lives of children is too big to ignore.
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Being a good parent is no easy job. Technology is changing everything!

Toddlers are often exposed to apps at an increasingly early age.

Good luck to all Parents and Guardians! So much to learn, so little time!

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100+ Great Educational iPad Apps for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

100+ Great Educational iPad Apps for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it
RT @Clair55: 100 apps to use in teaching: http://t.co/n8LMzkWp #highered #edchat #mobilelearning
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Just in time for the holidays, comes this superb collection of educational iPad Apps! So much to learn, so little time!

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45+ Teacher Recommended Educational Apps

45+ Teacher Recommended Educational Apps | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it

This is an oustanding list of Educational Apps! Highly recommended. So much to learn, so little time!


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24 Game-Based Sites That Make Studying More Fun - Online Universities.com

24 Game-Based Sites That Make Studying More Fun - Online Universities.com | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it

Here are just a few of the great sites that are embracing game-based learning, helping make studying more fun. There are many more out there! The (r)evolution in education is just beginning!

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The Best Free iPad and iPhone Kids' Apps According to Apple | Groovin' On Apps

The Best Free iPad and iPhone Kids' Apps According to Apple | Groovin' On Apps | #LearningCommons | Scoop.it

You can get nearly one-fifth of Apple's top recommended kids' apps for free. Cool beans, right? They include the best free games, educational, fun learning and creativity apps for kids. Find them all here. This is a great resource list for Parents and Educators, alike!


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