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"Talking about augmented reality technology in teaching and learning the first thing that comes to mind is this wonderful app called Aurasma. Since its release a few years ago, Aurasma gained so much in popularity and several teachers have already embraced it within their classrooms. For those of you who are not yet familiar with how Aurasma works and how to use in it in your class, the video tutorials below will help you out."
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Many students with weak decoding skills can read: with their ears. As teachers, we can make a strategic choice of differentiating in our lessons in order to allow a poor reader to ‘read with their ears’ in class until the time they can read with their eyes. As long as this occurs alongside additional intervention to address their decoding difficulties, we may be improving his or her life chances by providing this opportunity.
The Independent eBooks Expected to Outsell Print in the UK by 2018: Report mediabistro.com samsungkindle eBooks will outsell print books in the UK by 2018, according to a new report from Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC).
These days, students can walk into a classroom and use their tablet or smartphone as the AR device to trigger to original content made on movie-making software and posted to YouTube, leading to an immediate and immersive learning experience.
The All Hallows’ School library has had a distinguished history since its inception in 1882, and rapid changes in technology over the last three decades have produced a major shift in how the library operates and delivers student services.
Apple's New iOS 8 a Game-Changer for eBook Retailing Huffington Post This is a game-changer for ebook retailing, a big win for authors, the most significant counter yet to Amazon's hegemony over ebooks, and a boost to book culture because it'll...
Boom in electronic gadgets prompts libraries to offer more ebooks Phys.Org But those platforms are getting simpler and more standardized, making it easier for users to borrow e-books from major publishers as well as small independents, and read...
Last fall, PCG Education’s Greg Nadeau gave a talk at TEDx Beacon Street to kick off a grass roots campaign to encourage families to help kids personalize learning by setting up a lifelong learning blog.