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30 Powerful Quotes [INFOGRAPHIC]

30 Powerful Quotes [INFOGRAPHIC] | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it

Nicola: Lots of fun and so true!


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The evolution of English: From Romans to Shakespeare

The evolution of English: From Romans to Shakespeare | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
Part one: The history of colonialism was a major factor in the development of English. Follow the global spread of English from the 17th century to the present day
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An interesting and accessible presentation about the spread of English. 

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The evolution of English: From the 17th century to the present day

The evolution of English: From the 17th century to the present day | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
Part two: the history of colonialism was a major factor in the development of English. Follow the global spread of English from the 17th century to the present day
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Nicely presented material on this topic. 

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What is flipped learning?

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To counter common misconceptions and bring clarity to discussions about “Flipped Learning,” the governing board and key leaders of the Flipped Learning Network (FLN) announced a formal definition of the term. They also released the Four Pillars of F-L-I-P™ and a checklist of eleven indicators that educators must incorporate into their practice.


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To some people, this is already old news but many still don't know what this is all about.
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Zombie Pedagogies: Embodied Learning in the Digital Age

Video Preview: http://bit.ly/digitalhuman There is no one pedagogical strategy that works for all students and teachers or in all situations. The space of the …

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Anything with zombies has got to be good!

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Understanding Cheating in Online Courses - CUW Online Learning

Understanding Cheating in Online Courses - CUW Online Learning | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
Live Events, Twitter Feeds, Chat Rooms, and other resources for the Understanding Cheating in Online Courses MOOC (Massively Open Online Course)

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Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, June 9, 10:52 PM

Clever Mooc Style open course on cheating in the online environment. All course modules are open and available to you. 


The hastag for this course is #cheatmooc .  Clever, and provocative; can you cheat your way through a mooc? Why would you? What would be gained?  Lots to think about here.

Maryalice Leister's curator insight, June 13, 4:35 AM

Cheating in online coursework remains a hot topic. Take another look at the issue here.

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Be a better writer in 15 minutes: 4 TED-Ed lessons on grammar and word choice

Be a better writer in 15 minutes: 4 TED-Ed lessons on grammar and word choice | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
There's no denying it -- the English language can be mighty tricky. When writing a paper, a novel or even an e-mail, you might look at a sentence you just wrote and think, "Is that comma supposed t...
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Useful reminders

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Welcome to Erasmus+ the new EU funding programme for education, training, youth and sport |

Welcome to Erasmus+ the new EU funding programme for education, training, youth and sport | | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
Erasmus+ is the new EU funding programme for education, training, youth and sport from 2014-2020. It offers opportunities for people in the UK to study, train, work, volunteer and collaborate with partners abroad.
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In-service Teacher Development Workshops | TeachingEnglish | British Council | BBC

In-service Teacher Development Workshops | TeachingEnglish | British Council | BBC | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
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Not free but £6.00 each is a very good price. Free training has less value than training you have to pay for. These courses are worth the money.

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5 examples of how the languages we speak can affect the way we think | TED Blog

5 examples of how the languages we speak can affect the way we think | TED Blog | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
A look at the ways that the construction of language can have implications for the way we think, act and parse the world around us.
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A Dr. Seuss-Inspired Guide to Twitter

Dr. Seuss, the writer and illustrator behind children’s classics The Cat in the Hat, How the Grinch Stole Christmas! and The Lorax, would have turned 110 on ...

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宮西 咲's curator insight, March 26, 3:53 PM

リズムいいね

Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, March 27, 10:34 AM

I love Dr. Seuss and his social justice work.

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How can English language teachers bring LGBT issues into the classroom? | British Council Voices

How can English language teachers bring LGBT issues into the classroom? | British Council Voices | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
Following her recent British Council Seminar, Laila El-Metoui tells us about the importance of creating an inclusive and positive atmosphere in the classroom.

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Marginnote - for making notes on PDF readings

Marginnote - for making notes on PDF readings | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it

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MarginNote Reader also eliminates the need for users to lug around heavy, bulky textbooks and notebooks. All of their data is ready for them in one place, and users can organize and reorganize their notes with the swipe of a finger! This ease- of-use is one key difference between MarginNote and other note apps.


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Useful one for anyone doing a lot of academic reading.

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Kathy Lynch's curator insight, March 16, 11:11 AM

This could really make a difference for those of us who move from location to location. Thx Nik Peachey!

Agora Abierta's curator insight, March 23, 5:21 AM

Para añadir notas a pdf's

María Dolores Díaz Noguera's curator insight, March 23, 6:42 AM

Marfinnote- for making notes on PDF readings

 

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11 Note-Taking Tips For The Digital Classroom | Edudemic

11 Note-Taking Tips For The Digital Classroom | Edudemic | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
Does the physical act of writing something down help you to remember it? What is the most effective way to take notes? How does all of this play into a more digital classroom?

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Rob Hatfield, M.Ed.'s curator insight, January 18, 3:17 PM

I support Evernote for the 21st century students and the learning environment.

J. Mark Schwanz's curator insight, January 20, 8:54 AM

From "why" to "how" this infographic explains note taking with a tech twist. 

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Which English? on GamesWithWords.org

Which English? on GamesWithWords.org | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
What countries have most influenced the way you speak? Take this test designed by MIT researchers and find out.
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This is an interesting quiz, based on research and using an algorithm. How it guessed I had a German influence to my native speaker English, I do not know. 

 

I found it on the English as a Lingua Franca facebook group. 

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Open access ELT practitioner research

Open access ELT practitioner research | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it

Canadian Journal of Applied Linguistics / Revue canadienne de linguistique appliquée: http://journals.hil.unb.ca/index.php/CJAL/index

 

English Teaching Forum: http://americanenglish.state.gov/english-teaching-forum

 

The Asian EFL Journal: http://asian-efl-journal.com/

 

TESL E-J: http://www.tesl-ej.org/


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Shona Whyte's curator insight, July 4, 1:12 AM

Where else would you look for articles accessible to language teachers and novice researchers?

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The 8 Skills Students Must Have For The Future - Edudemic

The 8 Skills Students Must Have For The Future - Edudemic | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
This year’s “The Learning Curve” report from Pearson takes a look at education across the globe. One of the main things the report does is rank the world’s educational systems (which we’ll talk about in a different post). What I find even more interesting is the focus on what skills current students need to meet …
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Maria Jose Vitorino's curator insight, June 21, 2:50 PM

Para além de Ler Escrever e Contar (e Responder em provas escritas...)

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Flocabulary - Educational Hip-Hop

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Flocabulary is a library of songs, videos and activities for K-12 online learning. Hundreds of thousands of teachers use Flocabulary's educational raps and teaching lesson plans to supplement their instruction and engage students. Our team of artists and educators is not only committed to raising test scores, but also to fostering a love of learning in every child.

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Sounds cool!

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Gary Harwell's curator insight, June 12, 9:09 AM

Definitely useful.

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Skype Translator Will Let You Speak To Anyone -- Even If They Speak Another Language

Skype Translator Will Let You Speak To Anyone -- Even If They Speak Another Language | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
Language barriers are about to be broken way down.

Microsoft showed off its Skype Translator feature at the inaugural Code Conference in Rancho Palos Verdes, California, on Tuesday.

Skype Translator allows users speak to into the video chatting...

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Carlos Fosca's curator insight, June 13, 4:46 AM

la necesidad de hablar diversos idiomas para poder vivir en una sociedad global ha generado el desarrollo de traductores en tiempo real que prácticamente eliminan, sino reducen, la necesidad de ir a una academia o instituto a aprenderlos. El traductor de Skype es un ejemplo claro de ello.

Pablo Alén Feal's curator insight, June 14, 12:55 AM

Hablar en Skype en diferentes idiomas

gwynethjones's curator insight, June 15, 9:35 AM

So cool!

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ELT Leadership and Management

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bizarreLeadership and management in the word of ELT

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scooping a scoop.it may seem a little

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6 Key Benefits Of Mind Mapping - Edudemic

6 Key Benefits Of Mind Mapping - Edudemic | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
When I talk to people about mind mapping, I usually find myself facing one of two reactions: The person I’m speaking with either LOVES mind maps, or pretty much has no idea what they are or what they could be used for. We’ve discussed mind maps occasionally in the past, but I recently stumbled on …
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I'm a big fan of mindmapping and of infographics. This has both!

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21 Things That Will Be Obsolete by 2020

21 Things That Will Be Obsolete by 2020 | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
Flickr: Corey Leopold Inspired by Sandy Speicher's vision of the designed school day of the future, reader Shelly Blake-Plock shared his own predictions
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Learning Theory v5 - What are the established learning theories?

Learning Theory v5 - What are the established learning theories? | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
This Concept Map, created with IHMC CmapTools, has information related to: Learning Theory v5, Organisation Kolb, Psychology Vygotsky, Psychology Bloom, Piaget genetic epistemology, Psychology Skinner, Montessori constructivism, Dewey constructivism, radical constructivism Knowledge as mental representation: 1a. Knowledge is not passively received either through the senses or by way of communication; 1b. Knowledge is actively built up by the cognising subject; 2a. The function of cognition is adaptive, in the biological sense of the term, tending towards fit or viability; 2b Cognition serves the subject’s organization of the experiential world, not the discovery of an objective ontological reality., social constructivism connectivism, Taylor Organisation, Holt homeschooling, unschooling, constructivism radical constructivism, Kolb experiental learning, Montessori Montessori education, Social anthropology Lave & Wenger, Vygotsky zone of proximal development, Lave & Wenger situated learning, Education Illich, scientific pedagogy Education based on science that modified and improved the individual., communities of practice Groups of people who share a concern or a passion for something they do and learn how to do it better as they interact regularly.

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Nevermore Sithole's curator insight, April 1, 4:37 AM
Learning theories
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Learning theories

JulieLaRoche's curator insight, April 12, 8:00 AM

I love infographics like this that depict the 10,000 foot view to show the overall subject, the various theories or parts, and how the pieces fit together and influence one another.

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Collins English Dictionary | Always Free Online

Collins English Dictionary | Always Free Online | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
The official Collins English Dictionary online. Comprehensive and authoritative, rely on Collins for up-to-date English with insights into language trends and usage.

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Sergei Polovin's curator insight, March 27, 10:47 PM

A very useful resource.

Tatiana Kuzmina's curator insight, March 29, 8:04 AM

It's a must

Justin Hodge's curator insight, April 15, 12:41 PM

Great online dictionary.

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Poetry with Kids - Presenting Haiga

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http://www.thebookchook.com/2014/03/poetry-with-kids-presenting-haiga.html


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BookChook's curator insight, March 6, 8:28 PM

Some ideas on presenting haiga after children have created them (by adding haiku to images.) Also links to other articles about creating poetry with kids. 

Sarah McElrath's curator insight, March 27, 5:13 AM

Some great ideas on how to connect pictures with Haiku and then how to present.

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100 Websites You Should Know and Use (updated!) | TED Blog

100 Websites You Should Know and Use (updated!) | TED Blog | LearningTeachingTeachingLearning | Scoop.it
200 websites you need to know about, from e-commerce to search to media + culture. A list of 100 new ones, plus our original 100 from 2007.

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Rob Hatfield, M.Ed.'s curator insight, January 19, 2:38 PM

This is an outstanding teaching and learning resources list.