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Authenticating Online Information

Authenticating Online Information | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it

Students are introduced to Internet search skills through researching a personal hero. By focusing on the early parts of the research process, students learn to select well-defined topics, ask relevant research questions and select effective keywords. Students then present the information they have found to their classmates in the form of a media product.


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When an orderly classroom is counterproductive - Washington Post (blog)

When an orderly classroom is counterproductive - Washington Post (blog) | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
What's the real purpose of classroom management?
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How Google and Apple will smartify your home - Computerworld

How Google and Apple will smartify your home - Computerworld | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
The next big culture shift in consumer technology is clearly home automation, and both Google and Apple will have a lot to say about it in the next couple of weeks.
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Should all teachers be qualified?

Should all teachers be qualified? | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Should all teachers be qualified in order to teach? Peter Kent, president of the ASCL says 'yes', Richard Cairns, head of Brighton College says 'no'
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Google to invest Rs 1,500 crore in new Hyderabad campus; focus on three key projects - The Economic Times

Google to invest Rs 1,500 crore in new Hyderabad campus; focus on three key projects - The Economic Times | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
The search giant plans to “focus on three key projects from its upcoming Hyderabad campus, including its super-fast Google Fibre broadband services, Street View and Google Education”.

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IBM Digital Experience 2015 - Overview - IBM Training - Global

IBM Digital Experience 2015 - Overview - IBM Training - Global | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Maximize your IT investment with technical training from IBM. Choose from thousands of courses delivered via classroom, e-learning or blended learning formats.
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Top 14 Digital Storytelling Tools for Teaching ...

Top 14 Digital Storytelling Tools for Teaching ... | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Digital storytelling has become an essential part of modern world education system through which students learn a lot more than the traditional ways. If you are
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The Future of Digital Learning

The Future of Digital Learning | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
How are educators using digital media and technology in today's classrooms? What do future classrooms look like? See what thousands of educators are saying.
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Is student privacy erased as classrooms turn digital? - Yahoo News

Is student privacy erased as classrooms turn digital? - Yahoo News | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
When parents and school officials in New Jersey discovered that educational publisher Pearson recently monitored students' Twitter accounts during standardized testing periods, an uproar ensued.
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Google Tools to connect and communicate - free online workshop May 16 - Simple K12

Google Tools to connect and communicate - free online workshop May 16 - Simple K12 | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it

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Quantum Computing Is About to Overturn Cybersecurity's Balance of Power - Singularity Hub

Quantum Computing Is About to Overturn Cybersecurity's Balance of Power - Singularity Hub | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
“Spooky action at a distance” is how Albert Einstein described one of the key principles of quantum mechanics: entanglement.  Entanglement
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Work Smarter: Using Tech Tools to Promote Reading and Writing Workshops (EdSurge News)

Work Smarter: Using Tech Tools to Promote Reading and Writing Workshops (EdSurge News) | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
To many educators, personalizing reading and writing instruction sounds like an impossible and, oftentimes, lofty dream.

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One teacher describes how he uses Google Forms to help with Reading and Writing Workshops.

It mentions some other non-Google Drive apps early on and the Google Forms ideas are near the end of the article.

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The 6 Pillars of Experiential Education -- Animation

Jim Sheils of Board Meetings International explains the 6 pillars of experiential education with the help of a drawshop animator. Learn why real, hands-on ...
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The biggest difference between Google and Facebook - explained by someone ... - Business Insider

The biggest difference between Google and Facebook - explained by someone ... - Business Insider | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Lars Rasmussen worked at both Facebook and Google for a number of years. In that time, he definitely noticed some major differences between the companies.
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Why We Need Design Thinking In Healthcare - InformationWeek

Why We Need Design Thinking In Healthcare - InformationWeek | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Designers begin by understanding how people work in the real world, and then create the best IT system that's technically feasible.
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Why ‘soft skills’ are key to effective person-centred mental health care |

Why ‘soft skills’ are key to effective person-centred mental health care | | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Five key ways to improve person-centred care – and your personal relationships #education #nhs #skills

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The step-by-step guide to making Google love your school website - Daily Genius

The step-by-step guide to making Google love your school website - Daily Genius | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
If you’re in a school, you might think that you’re not really competing online – that your website is simply a way of maintaining a contact point between your school and the parents.

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How Machine Learning Is Eating the Software World - Datanami

How Machine Learning Is Eating the Software World - Datanami | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Marc Andreessen, who created the World Wide Web, famously said in 2011 that software was eating the world. Four years later, that trend has accelerated, on
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The 20 Digital Skills Every 21st Century Teacher should Have ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The 20 Digital Skills Every 21st Century Teacher should Have ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
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Heutagogy: designing for self-directed learners...

Heutagogy: designing for self-directed learners... | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
While acknowledging that the whole concept of self-determination – or ‘Google learning’ as it has been called, pejoratively, in certain circles – is fraught with the potential for missing the point, being distracted into rabbit warrens or just...
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Traditional vs. Modern Learning Systems — e-Learning Feeds

Traditional vs. Modern Learning Systems — e-Learning Feeds | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Traditional vs. Modern Learning Systems. eLearning News 4 Aug 2014 - 04:07. Image for Traditional vs. Modern Learning Systems. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Read the full story by e-Learning Industry.
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Content Transformation Solutions - Any Platform, Any Device, Any Language

Braahmam is helping industries, such as ICT, Electronics & Home Appliances, Publishing, and Life Sciences, bring their content to life by providing scalable ...
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Should teachers be evaluated on how ‘gritty’ their students are?

Should teachers be evaluated on how ‘gritty’ their students are? | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
MacArthur “genius” fellow argues that there are major flaws in the ways we measure children’s character traits.
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Learning by Doing and Storytelling

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We're taught to think that all great minds think alike. While this may have worked during pre-21st century industrial times, this is no longer the case today
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Is memory needed in a digital age? - BBC News

Is memory needed in a digital age? - BBC News | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
We all rely on electronic devices to remember factual information for us, so should students be allowed to use search engines in exams?
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