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Why Tablets Are Great For Classrooms - Edudemic

Why Tablets Are Great For Classrooms - Edudemic | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Desktop, laptop, tablet, or mobile phone/smartphone, there sure are a multitude of options when it comes to classroom technology. You may be stuck with one or the other, but if you have a choice, what option will be the best for your students?  The handy infographic below takes a look at why tablets are a …
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Life of an Educator by Justin Tarte: 10 ways Twitter makes me a better educator

Life of an Educator by Justin Tarte: 10 ways Twitter makes me a better educator | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
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Project-Based Learning vs. Problem-Based Learning vs. X-BL

Project-Based Learning vs. Problem-Based Learning vs. X-BL | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
At the Buck Institute for Education (BIE), we've been keeping a list of the many types of "_____- based learning" we've run across over the years:


Case-based learning
Challenge-based learning
Commu
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How BYOD Programs Can Fuel Inquiry Learning

How BYOD Programs Can Fuel Inquiry Learning | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
The opportunity to extend access to technology in the classroom and at home is enticing, but school districts can get hung up on important details like providing a strong network, making sure each child has a device, and questions about around...
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Gamified eLearning Infographic

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The Gamified eLearning Infographic presents the “What, Why and How” of gamification.
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The Best Free Education Web Tools Of 2013 - Edudemic

The Best Free Education Web Tools Of 2013 - Edudemic | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
There's a wealth of education related web tools out there that can make your life easier and turn your computer, phone, and/or tablet into a teaching and learning powerhouse.
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How to Differentiate Learning With iTunes U - Edudemic

How to Differentiate Learning With iTunes U - Edudemic | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
This year I was teaching the advanced iPad class, even within that class there was a tremendous range of abilities ranging from your early adopters to your skeptics. However, thanks to iTunes U, I was able to differentiate activities.
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Why BYOD Makes Sense: Thinking Beyond a Standardized 1:1

Why BYOD Makes Sense: Thinking Beyond a Standardized 1:1 | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
I was recently asked, "Why are you giving the teachers choice of a laptop? Why not just go all in with one device?" My answer, simply stated, is that homogenization of any tool is never a good idea i
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20 iPad Gaming Apps to Boost Kids Critical Thinking Skills ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

20 iPad Gaming Apps to Boost Kids Critical Thinking Skills ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
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60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category

60 Ways To Use Twitter In The Classroom By Category | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Teachers and educators around the world have found innovative ways to use Twitter in the classroom as a teaching tool, and we’ve shared many of these great ideas here with you.
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5 Ways To Get Better At Twitter - Edudemic

5 Ways To Get Better At Twitter - Edudemic | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
How do you make the leap from admittedly passive Twitter newbie to 'active' participant? This post deals with some things to keep in mind as you work to get better at Twitter and grow your PLN.
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After slow start, students give technology an A+ - LIHerald.com

After slow start, students give technology an A+ - LIHerald.com | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Second in a series examining the use of technology in local schools. At Oceanside Middle School, the excuse of choice is no longer “the dog ate my homework,” but “the iPad app …
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5 Top Tech Tools (And How To Use Them In Education) - Edudemic

5 Top Tech Tools (And How To Use Them In Education) - Edudemic | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
What are some of the best tech tools being used by educators right now? Here are a few of our top picks plus how to use them in the classroom.
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Social Media in Education: Resource Roundup

Social Media in Education: Resource Roundup | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
This collection of blogs, articles, and videos from Edutopia aims to help teachers deploy social media tools in the classroom to engage students in 21st-century learning.
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What Is Web 3.0 And How Will It Change Education? - Edudemic

What Is Web 3.0 And How Will It Change Education? - Edudemic | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
We'll reach a new state of web skills when we reinvent technology tools to better enhance our personal learning. We'll be at 3.0 when schools are everywhere and not viewed as daycare.
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This Is How Students Are Using Smartphones - Edudemic

This Is How Students Are Using Smartphones - Edudemic | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
How do students typically use a smartphone? Do they just Instagram, Tweet, Post, Poke, Like, Snapchat, and Circle their friends all day long? Is it just text messaging or something more?
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Teacher to Teacher: 7 Steps for Integrating Technology - Getting Smart by Aimee Bartis - edchat, EdTech, GAFE, ntchat

Teacher to Teacher: 7 Steps for Integrating Technology - Getting Smart by Aimee Bartis - edchat, EdTech, GAFE, ntchat | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
You’ve attend district and campus staff development. You understand some of what the district’s chosen device can do. It’s time to get started.
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New Padagogy Wheel Helps You Integrate Technology Using SAMR Model - Edudemic

New Padagogy Wheel Helps You Integrate Technology Using SAMR Model - Edudemic | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
The new Padagogy Wheel features another band focusing on the SAMR Model and on helping teachers (and admins) effectively integrate education technology.
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Is Putting Expensive Technology In Classrooms A Recipe For Disaster? - Edudemic

Is Putting Expensive Technology In Classrooms A Recipe For Disaster? - Edudemic | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
We have a good friend who is known for breaking every iDevice he has ever had. He is an early adopter and bought the very first iPhone on the first day it was available.
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What Is Social Learning (And Does It Work)? - Edudemic

What Is Social Learning (And Does It Work)? - Edudemic | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Distance learning, e-learning, mobile learning, blended learning. There are a slew of educational learning trends that have been happening for years now. A
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How To Project Your iPad Screen: 7 Tools Detailed

How To Project Your iPad Screen: 7 Tools Detailed | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
How To Project Your iPad Screen: 7 Tools Detailed
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9 Ways Mobile Learning is Moving into Academia

9 Ways Mobile Learning is Moving into Academia | Moving Education into the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Mobile phones are ubiquitous among students, both in college and K-12. And while some schools shun the use of cell phones, others are embracing them ...
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Effective Apps And Web Tools For BYOD Classrooms - Edudemic

Effective Apps And Web Tools For BYOD Classrooms - Edudemic | Moving Education into the 21st Century | 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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