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The Guide to Using Google Drive Offline

The Guide to Using Google Drive Offline | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Google Tricks and Tips: Offline Editing in Google Drive! One amazing feature of Google Drive is the ability to work offline. This comes in handy when you are traveling. It is also a great tool for...

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Keeping Pace With K-12 Digital Learning Report Preview: LIVE WEB PRESS CONFERENCE Reveals Latest Digital Learning Trends | North Fork Vue

Report Author John Watson of Evergreen Education Group and Panel of Blended and Online K-12 Students Review Findings, 2014 e-learning Landscape Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 The 2014 Keeping Pace with K-12 Digital Learning report will be...
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12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free

12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
All education is self-education.  Period.  It doesn’t matter if you’re sitting in a college classroom or a coffee shop.  We…
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Top 10 Digital Storytelling Apps for Elementary...

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Top 10 Digital Storytelling Apps for Elementary Students - Tech&Learning on iPads in Education curated by John Evans
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Teacher Tips: Using Google Apps for Education to engage teachers and learners

How Google has helped schools align the curriculum with technology and evoke the engagement of the teachers and pupils. Presentation by Nathan Thomas.
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Children 'prefer to play outdoors than watch TV'

Children 'prefer to play outdoors than watch TV' | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Children would rather be playing outdoors than watching television, but parents' concerns keep them indoors, a survey suggests.
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Investing in girls’ education makes good economic sense

Investing in girls’ education makes good economic sense | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Raimah Amevor examines the uncomfortable truth of the low value placed on the education of females in Nigeria. Nigeria recently demonstrated its dominance as a leading African nation through re-bas...
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105 Free Moodle Video Tutorials

105 Free Moodle Video Tutorials | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
105 Free Moodle Video Tutorials! We know that you love Moodle. This is why we created the following list. Show your appreciation and share it with people interested in Moodle.

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Are we becoming more STUPID? IQ scores are decreasing - and some experts ... - Daily Mail

Are we becoming more STUPID? IQ scores are decreasing - and some experts ... - Daily Mail | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
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Are we becoming more STUPID? IQ scores are decreasing - and some experts ...
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Evidence suggests that the IQs of people in the UK, Denmark and Australia have declined in the last decade.
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Digital learning: how technology is reshaping teaching - Telegraph.co.uk

Digital learning: how technology is reshaping teaching - Telegraph.co.uk | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
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Digital learning: how technology is reshaping teaching
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Not so long ago, the back to school season was marked by a dash to Woolworths for exercise books and colouring pencils.
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Libraries remain in demand - Carlisle Sentinel

Libraries remain in demand
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Darr and Swope also said that some forms of entertainment can also be educational, particularly in children's programs, which sometimes educate students through play.
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It's Time to Take Artificial Intelligence Seriously - Wall Street Journal

It's Time to Take Artificial Intelligence Seriously - Wall Street Journal | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Wall Street Journal It's Time to Take Artificial Intelligence Seriously Wall Street Journal Last year Google showed that its own deep-learning systems could learn to recognize a cat from millions of images scraped from the Internet, without ever...
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How to learn a language online for free

How to learn a language online for free | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
How to learn a foreign language
Some people find learning a language easy, others struggle. Some ...
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Google Allows You To Disable The Sitelinks Search Box, To Search Within The Google Search Results

Google Allows You To Disable The Sitelinks Search Box, To Search Within The Google Search Results | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
In early September, Google introduced the Sitelinks search box that gives webmaster the ability to control how Google handles searches conducted within the

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40 Tools for Creating Presentations | Digital L...

40 Tools for Creating Presentations | Digital L... | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Creating a presentation or slideshow is a staple of any 21st Century Classroom and a skill that every successful educator has and every successful student should learn. It used to be that only programs such as PowerPoint could create presentations.
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Every child should learn to program, but not necessarily how to code

Every child should learn to program, but not necessarily how to code | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
If education shifted the focus from learning computing language to the building process itself, a world of creativity could be unleashed
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Fantastic Resources for Teaching Digital Citizenship Education in Your Classroom - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Fantastic Resources for Teaching Digital Citizenship Education in Your Classroom - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Here are some fantastic resources for teaching digital citizenship education in the classroom.
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Education Program - ACT Pathway

Education Program - ACT Pathway | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
Education Program ACT believe that education is key for the continued progression of the athlete in terms of securing their career away from sport and explore numerous exclusive education opportunities presenting the athlete with the best options...
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Competency-based education arrives at three major public institutions @insidehighered

Competency-based education arrives at three major public institutions @insidehighered | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
RT @RutlandSBL: The bandwagon is starting to fill. More universities going competency based via @insidehighered http://t.co/1Y20oEtUJl #VTe…
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'Wasting Time on the Internet' Is Now an Ivy League Class

'Wasting Time on the Internet' Is Now an Ivy League Class | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
At the University of Pennsylvania, starting next spring
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Taking Classroom Tech Use to the Next Level

Taking Classroom Tech Use to the Next Level | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it

Dissatisfied with existing frameworks used to judge the effectiveness of classroom tech a group of instructional coaches are trying to build their own tool with help from other educators.


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, September 12, 2014 2:12 PM

Interesting article with some useful ideas.

Allan Tsuda's curator insight, September 14, 2014 9:16 PM

Excellent article. Looking for probative value. If not, you might be wasting your time, or your students' time. But at the same time, if district or school has no support, or turned-on and tuned-in leaders to provide meaningful feedback, it's all one big crapshoot. Ouch.

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Skype's Real-Time Translator Learns How to Speak From Social Media - IEEE Spectrum

Skype's Real-Time Translator Learns How to Speak From Social Media - IEEE Spectrum | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
IEEE Spectrum Skype's Real-Time Translator Learns How to Speak From Social Media IEEE Spectrum Before turning to social media, Microsoft's translation system extracted text from published books and Web sources that had been translated from one...
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Malala: Children around the world should fight for education

Continuing her journey as an international education advocate, Malala Yousafzai joins Hari Sreenivasan to discuss how to inspire children around the world to fight for education.
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If students designed their own schools... - YouTube

The best small town in America experiments with self-directed learning at its public high school. A group of students gets to create their own school-within-...
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AI learns like a real toddler - CNET

AI learns like a real toddler - CNET | Learning on the Fly | Scoop.it
AI learns like a real toddler
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The researchers use biologically plausible learning models, such as repetition, association, conditioning, imitation, and reinforcement learning, to teach BabyX basic skills.
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