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Students as Questioners – Thanks Bloom!

Students as Questioners – Thanks Bloom! | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it
An educated person today is someone who knows the right question to ask

(Ernest Boyer, former US Commissioner of Ed. and President of the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.)
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Evernote And Moleskine Team Up To Create Smart Business Notebook

Evernote And Moleskine Team Up To Create Smart Business Notebook | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it
The notebook is geared toward workers jotting down notes in meetings.
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Love Evernote. This is a great improvement to their Smart Notebook by Moleskin

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Quite Possibly the Most Brilliant Thing Ever — A Map of the Internet, Drawn to Scale

Quite Possibly the Most Brilliant Thing Ever — A Map of the Internet, Drawn to Scale | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it
It's a strange and beautiful world.
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Love this great infographic!

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3-D Printed Candy Makes Me Love The Future

3-D Printed Candy Makes Me Love The Future | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it
Its the Easy Bake Oven of the digital age!
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Effective Apps And Web Tools For BYOD Classrooms - Edudemic

Effective Apps And Web Tools For BYOD Classrooms - Edudemic | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it
I'd recommend using this chart as a jumping off point to new adventures in learning in BYOD classrooms and beyond!
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The Teacher's Guide To Flipped Classrooms - Edudemic

The Teacher's Guide To Flipped Classrooms - Edudemic | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it
We've combed through thousands of resources to offer you our first official guide to flipped classrooms. It's a curated list just for you.
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2 Beautiful Templates to Create Classroom Newspapers using Google Docs ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

2 Beautiful Templates to Create Classroom Newspapers using Google Docs ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it

Today I am sharing with you an awesome newspaper template available for download free of charge from Google Docs gallery. I have been playing around with its features and did some customization to them and  found it really worth sharing with you here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning.


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Nice resource for newsletter projects

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How to Password Protect a Document in Google Drive.

How to Password Protect a Document in Google Drive. | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it
Most of us are logged into Google full time in PCs or SmartPhones. Password protect your Google drive document to prevent peeping toms from seeing your sensitive information.

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Nice tip for those of us logged into Google on our devices with important or sensitive data on our Spreadsheets. 

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Good to know.

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Thanks a lot
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Google for Educators: The Best Features for Busy Teachers

Google for Educators: The Best Features for Busy Teachers | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it
Eye in the Sky: Melissa Browning's students saw their school's Brooklyn neighborhood through Google Maps's street view.
Credit: Google Maps





Among all the links and downloads out th...

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50 Interesting Ways To Use Skype In Your Classroom | Edudemic

50 Interesting Ways To Use Skype In Your Classroom | Edudemic | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it
50 Interesting Ways To Use Skype In Your Classroom http://t.co/YhVCxnnN via @edudemic #edchat #edtech #globaled #gtchat #rcjs...
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Digital Faculty: Professors and Technology, 2012 | Inside Higher Ed

Digital Faculty: Professors and Technology, 2012 | Inside Higher Ed | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it
Digital Faculty Professors and Technology 2012 | Inside Higher Ed: However other technology trends are more like...
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Digital_Storytelling - LiveBinder

Collection of Digital Storytelling resources, projects, and collaborative sites. This tab of the livebinder is all about digital storytelling on the iPad
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The Top 17 Free Digital Stotytelling Apps for The iPad

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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 12 Great Free Keyboarding Games to Teach Kids Typing

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 12 Great Free Keyboarding Games to Teach Kids Typing | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it
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Nice list that I have schools asking for 

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Google Custom Search

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A custom Google Search to find apps by subject and level created by +Obe Hostetter

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Play-i |Delightful Robots for Children to Program

Play-i |Delightful Robots for Children to Program | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it
Reserve Bo & Yana! The robots that open a new world of play and learning for your child.
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Learn to code at any age. The geek in me loves this!

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JLLowton's Edtech Tips for Teachers: Getting Better at iPad Management: New Configurator and Meraki SM

JLLowton's Edtech Tips for Teachers: Getting Better at iPad Management: New Configurator and Meraki SM | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it
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For those managing iPads in schools.

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Ed-Tech Cheat Sheet [INFOGRAPHIC] | LearnDash

Ed-Tech Cheat Sheet [INFOGRAPHIC] | LearnDash | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it
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Nice Edtech Infographic from LearnDash

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Free Technology for Teachers: Three Google Sheets Scripts That Help Teachers Save Time

Free Technology for Teachers: Three Google Sheets Scripts That Help Teachers Save Time | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it

If you're a Google Apps user there are three Google Sheets (spreadsheets) scripts that I recommend trying. These scripts can help you save time on on sorting, grading, and assessing students' work.


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lovefolders love GClass Folders & Flubaroo for teachers

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Although under the heading of Google Apps all three scripts relate to using and managing Google documents and so are very handy.

They include Flubaroo, Doctopus and gClassFolders.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Google Docs for Teachers - A Free eBook

Free Technology for Teachers: Google Docs for Teachers - A Free eBook | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it

New guide to Google Docs updated after the latest changes to the Docs. From the terrific Mr Byrnes.


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Nice guide for teachers using Google Apps by @rmbyrne

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Check out our new QR Code made with UnitagLive , a free tool to create visual QR codes

Check out our new QR Code made with UnitagLive , a free tool to create visual QR codes | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it

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Dr. Robbie K. Melton | TBR Emerging Technology and Mobilization

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The 5 Common Fears Of Using Google Apps For Education

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Using Google Apps For Education can be a daunting move for any school. Here are the 5 biggest fears and our 5 reasons to disregard them.
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Apps for Digital Storytelling - Digital Storytelling with the iPad

Apps for Digital Storytelling - Digital Storytelling with the iPad | Lowton's Scoop.it on Digital Tools for Teachers | Scoop.it
Site covers digital storytelling/ project creation aspects on the iPads and has pages with iPad apps listed as well as resources.
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A List of The Best Free Digital Storytelling Tools for Teachers

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make a comic : stripcreator

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