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Ten Takeaway Tips for Teaching Critical Thinking

Ten Takeaway Tips for Teaching Critical Thinking | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Ideally, teaching kids how to think critically becomes an integral part of your approach, no matter what subject you teach.
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Learning with 'e's: Learning theories for the digital age

@fuchsia_blue @acockroft @GrahamBM ...and here are several more digital age theories with links http://t.co/JY2FGZ0aeL
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Bring on the learning revolution!

Bring on the learning revolution! | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
In this poignant, funny follow-up to his fabled 2006 talk, Sir Ken Robinson makes the case for a radical shift from standardized schools to personalized learning -- creating conditions where kids' natural talents can flourish.
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A Beginner’s Guide to Google Webmaster Tools

A Beginner’s Guide to Google Webmaster Tools | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
TechWyse has created a guide to help you get started on using the Google Webmaster Tools. Check out how you can use this powerful tool to create new opportunities for improving your SEO performance by downloading our free eBook!

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iNeoMarketing's curator insight, April 21, 5:24 PM

Behind a quick form. For the non-techies, this is perfect. And as a marketer, you need to know some of the basics so that you can successfully interact with your MarkOps folks.

Marco Favero's curator insight, April 22, 5:43 AM

aggiungi la tua intuizione ...

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A Beginner’s Guide to Google Webmaster Tools

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13 Reasons Why Your Brain Craves Infographics

13 Reasons Why Your Brain Craves Infographics | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
This HTML 5 interactive infographic explains why infographics have been so successful.

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iNeoMarketing's curator insight, April 21, 6:36 PM

The increase in the use of infographics has been overwhelming, for all the reasons above PLUS companies are getting smarter about their usage.

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The Ideal Length For All Your Social Media Posts [Infographic]

The Ideal Length For All Your Social Media Posts [Infographic] | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Set yourself some limits by learning the optimal length of LinkedIn posts, email subject lines, headlines, and more.

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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, April 12, 10:51 AM

Set yourself some limits by learning the optimal length of LinkedIn posts, email subject lines, headlines, and more.

SageRave's curator insight, April 17, 11:12 AM

Another good cheat sheet for Social marketers and bloggers.

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Mobilizing staff to use technologies in their teaching

Mobilizing staff to use technologies in their teaching | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
In this project, we formed a professional learning community, which had a number of teacher educators and other members of the faculty from a variety of areas. Members had range of experience with mobile and other digital technologies, from being inexperienced to having extensive experience.

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Maruja Romero's curator insight, April 10, 9:10 PM

Conformar comunidades para enseñar el uso de la tecnología movil.

Kajsa Hartig's curator insight, April 11, 8:41 AM

"It became very obvious that for the community to succeed, the members needed to have a common interest and have stakes in investigating mobile learning. "

Angela C. Dowd's curator insight, April 24, 12:39 PM

Thank you Nik...I like it that this article highlighted "investigating how to develop effective learning environments, and how to ensure the learning outcomes were achieved as a result of mobile device usage."

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The MindShift Guide to Digital Games and Learning

The MindShift Guide to Digital Games and Learning explains key ideas in game-based learning, pedagogy, implementation, and assessment. This guide makes sense of the available research and provides suggestions for practical use.
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What Education Do You Need To Become A Billionaire? - Investopedia

What Education Do You Need To Become A Billionaire? - Investopedia | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
What kind of education does it take to become a billionaire? We take a look at the formal and informal education of the world's five richest people.
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Homework vs. No Homework Is the Wrong Question

Homework vs. No Homework Is the Wrong Question | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Does your school have a homework policy? How does your school ensure that teachers don't overload students with busy work?
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Meet Google Keep, and 6 ways it can help schools

Meet Google Keep, and 6 ways it can help schools | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Google Keep is like a bulletin board you can keep with you wherever you go. It's perfect for organizing ideas or quickly jotting down inspiration.

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Finland's Latest Educational Move Will Produce a Generation of Entrepreneurs - Singularity Hub

Finland's Latest Educational Move Will Produce a Generation of Entrepreneurs - Singularity Hub | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Last Friday marked the fifth anniversary of the iPad, a device heralded for triggering the broad adoption of tablet computers and for further
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Students, don't rate me on my appearance but on my teaching

Students, don't rate me on my appearance but on my teaching | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Feedback forms give students the chance to shape university teaching. Why then do some waste the opportunity by focusing on their lecturer’s looks and clothes?
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How to enhance your lessons with Google Art Project

How to enhance your lessons with Google Art Project | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
This is reblogged from my post on Daily Genius. Google Art Project is one of my favorite tools available online. It is a repository of high resolution images and 3D “museum view” virtual art galler...

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Miguel Damiani's curator insight, April 22, 10:41 AM

¿Conoces algo sobre el Art Project de Google? Podría ser muy util para tus clases

GwynethJones's curator insight, April 22, 9:51 PM

Cool beans!

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How Students Benefit From Social Media #infographic

How Students Benefit From Social Media #infographic | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Social Media has fast become part of many people's every day lives. With so much new technology being introduced today, there are many benefits and reasons for students to be using social media on a daily basis.
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Living, Learning, Working and Playing in the Digital Age

Living, Learning, Working and Playing in the Digital Age | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
We live in a Digital Age. Access to the Internet is now seen by most governments as a basic right for citizens, just like education. In 2009, France went further by declaring that access to the Internet is a basic human right in the country.

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Mohammed Zakaria's curator insight, April 19, 12:10 PM

Due to this reason the scope of being employed in this field is increasing day by day and hour by hour.

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Free Technology for Teachers: 5 Tools for Creating Multimedia Quizzes - A Comparison Chart

Free Technology for Teachers: 5 Tools for Creating Multimedia Quizzes - A Comparison Chart | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
There are plenty of online tools for creating multimedia quizzes and flipped lessons. I am frequently asked for recommendations for "the best" one. I'm partial to using Google Forms to create multimedia quizzes, but there are others worth trying too. The chart embedded below provides an overview of the key features of five popular tools for creating multimedia quizzes and flipped lessons....

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Jeff Domansky's curator insight, April 12, 10:38 AM
Useful tools for potential engagement of customers by marketers as well as educators.
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MinecraftEdu Takes Hold in Schools

MinecraftEdu Takes Hold in Schools | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it

Minecraft’s education options are as vast as the game itself. Don’t worry if you feel limited by time or your own imagination. Thousands of others are imaging worlds, too—and are willing to share.


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, April 7, 5:15 AM

Interesting article on how Minecraft is being used in education.

Frank Napoli's curator insight, April 7, 7:59 AM

Using a popular game to teach!

Mónica Beloso's curator insight, April 7, 11:12 AM

añada su visión ...

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The schools bringing lessons to life

The schools bringing lessons to life | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Today’s schools are moving with the times, and many are investing in highly sophisticated technology, discovers Paul Bray
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Stock split could cost Google more than $500 million - SFGate

Stock split could cost Google more than $500 million - SFGate | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
An unorthodox stock split designed to ensure Google CEO Larry Page and fellow co-founder Sergey Brin retain control of the Internet’s most profitable company could cost Google more than half a billion dollars.
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Teachers warn of 'Victorian' poverty among pupils

Teachers warn of 'Victorian' poverty among pupils | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Teachers' leaders say school staff are having to bring in their own food to feed pupils arriving hungry.
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America's Best Employers

America's Best Employers | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Where are the best places to work? We polled 20,000 U.S. employees and came up with a ranking of the top 500. Is your company on the list?
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The 8 Digital Skills Students Need for The Future

The 8 Digital Skills Students Need for The Future | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
The 8 Digital Skills Students Need for The Future ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning http://t.co/ZrwpZSqfa4
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Google Sheets: Click Here to Tweet

Google Sheets: Click Here to Tweet | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
I like to use a spreadsheet to tweet things. There is a formula you can use in a spreadsheet that allows you to click on a hyperlink and compose a tweet. You can create a list of questions for your...

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