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12 Must Watch TED Talks for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

12 Must Watch TED Talks for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Music Tech Medley | Scoop.it
TED is another wonderful source of educational and inspirational videos to use in your class and for your professional development. A few days ago TED released its annual list of the most popular talks of the year featuring a number of interesting presentations covering different topics (e.g ). However, the list we have curated for you below goes beyond’s TED official collection to embed some wonderful talks directly relevant for us in education. We invite you to check it out below and as always share with us your feedback. Enjoy

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Wendy Zaruba-Lundene's curator insight, January 13, 9:23 AM

Here are 12 great videos you need to check out.  

Willem Kuypers's curator insight, January 25, 4:23 AM

Les sessions TED méritent d'être davantage connues, aussi pour les enseignants.

Les Parents Engagés's curator insight, February 2, 4:43 PM

Oui bon c'est en anglais.....mais TED c'est quand même souvent "amazing"....

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Creating Distinctive Music Notation House Styles: Line Widths

Creating Distinctive Music Notation House Styles: Line Widths | Music Tech Medley | Scoop.it
Mark Adler suggests ways to use line widths to create your own music notation house style, regardless of what music notation software you use.
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Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week - 10 Google Search Tips for Students

Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week - 10 Google Search Tips for Students | Music Tech Medley | Scoop.it
When given a question or a research prompt students immediately turn to Google. Unfortunately, while many students think that they know how to use Google they don't really know how to find informat...
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Flipped Classroom 2.0: Competency Learning With Videos

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The flipped classroom model generated a lot of excitement initially, but more recently some educators -- even those who were initial advocates -- have e
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Using Music in the Classroom to Educate, Engage and Promote Understanding

Using Music in the Classroom to Educate, Engage and Promote Understanding | Music Tech Medley | Scoop.it
In a day when activities and education methods get replaced year after year with the "next big thing," music will remain a constant to which every student (year after year) will form a connection....
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Free Technology for Teachers: How to Create a Jeopardy-style Game in Google Spreadsheets

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Tireless 100-Year-Old Refuses To Give Up Teaching, Reminds Us What Passion Really Looks Like

Tireless 100-Year-Old Refuses To Give Up Teaching, Reminds Us What Passion Really Looks Like | Music Tech Medley | Scoop.it
This senior has shared her love of teaching for generations, and she shows no signs of slowing down.

Madeline Scotto of Brooklyn, New York, has been teaching at St. Ephrem School since 1954, DNAinfo.com reported. With a career spanning more than ...
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iPads in Education: Why iPad?

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There have been lots of interesting stories in the news recently about various iPad deployments in education, some good, some bad. Earlier this year our school made a carefully considered decision ...
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Free Technology for Teachers: Students Can Learn About Careers in Next Vista's Career Videos Collection

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New for audio in iOS 8 & Yosemite: MIDI over Bluetooth LE, new inter-app audio features, more

New for audio in iOS 8 & Yosemite: MIDI over Bluetooth LE, new inter-app audio features, more | Music Tech Medley | Scoop.it
There are some interesting new advancements for audio coming in iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite that Apple didn’t discuss during its keynote presentation earlier this week. Two of the big new audio based f...
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A Powerful Way To Use Music (And iPads) In The Classroom - Edudemic

A Powerful Way To Use Music (And iPads) In The Classroom - Edudemic | Music Tech Medley | Scoop.it
A few years back (Wow! We can’t believe Edudemic has even been around that long!) we wrote about an awesome video that was recorded by a classroom of students and their iPads. The song was such a huge success that it went up for sale on iTunes! Considering that when I was a kid, music …
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The Public Domain Review

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Founded in 2011, The Public Domain Review is an online journal and not-for-profit project dedicated to promoting and celebrating the public domain in all its richness and variety.

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Top 4 iOS Apps for Vocalists

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There's an iOS app for every type of musician, DJ and producer out there. The same is true for vocalists. So, here's a neat roundup of four worthy apps every vo... - Click here to learn more
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Free Technology for Teachers: How to Create a Multimedia Timeline on HSTRY

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Might be a good project for a music appreciation class. 

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Read the article Bob Moog wrote when he met Leon Theremin - Create Digital Music

Read the article Bob Moog wrote when he met Leon Theremin - Create Digital Music | Music Tech Medley | Scoop.it
When Theremin came to the US at the age of 95, he met up with people he had never met, but whom he had influenced to shape the history of music.
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The 32 Most Innovative Online Educational Tools to Use in 2015

The 32 Most Innovative Online Educational Tools to Use in 2015 | Music Tech Medley | Scoop.it
Online educational tools are changing the way we learn. Noodle predicts which free apps and tools will be most influential in the education sphere in 2015.
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Why Talking to Yourself Could Help You Become a More Effective Practicer & Problem-Solver

Why Talking to Yourself Could Help You Become a More Effective Practicer & Problem-Solver | Music Tech Medley | Scoop.it
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Interesting concept.

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Free Technology for Teachers: A Handful of Google Calendar Tutorials for Teachers

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Create Killer Presentations with Explain Everything

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Explain Everything is a whiteboard and screencasting app that makes creating interactive lessons a simple proposition. Its full-featured editing options and its import/export functions allow it to stand apart from the other competitors


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I don't usually include tools that cost, but Explain Everything is one app I was willing to purchase with my money. It lets you record a presentation and then export is as a mp4 to your camera roll, so you can share it with others. Great for the flipped classroom.

Jimun Gimm's curator insight, December 16, 2014 8:36 AM

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How to Use Social Media in the Classroom by @DrexelOnline - TeacherCast.net: Educational Blogs, Podcasts, App Reviews and more

How to Use Social Media in the Classroom by @DrexelOnline - TeacherCast.net: Educational Blogs, Podcasts, App Reviews and more | Music Tech Medley | Scoop.it
Love it or hate it, social media is not going anywhere anytime soon. In fact, it’s now making its way into schools. With this in mind, now is a great time to learn how to use social media in the classroom. If you are wondering just how to go about doing so, here are a few ways teachers are currently incorporating social media.…
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Q&A: Dana Goldstein, Author, 'The Teacher Wars'

Testing, tenure, pay, standards, business influence, poverty and inequality — the big education issues have been with us a long time, says a new book.
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Why I’d Spend a Lot More Time Practicing Scales If I Could Do It All Over Again

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Apple - iPad - Orchestrating a new sound

Apple - iPad - Orchestrating a new sound | Music Tech Medley | Scoop.it
Innovative composer and conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen makes classical music more approachable with an app he created. And his iPad Air helps him turn everyday inspiration into fully-orchestrated compositions.
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Audacity Tips for Music Teachers | Midnight Music

Audacity Tips for Music Teachers | Midnight Music | Music Tech Medley | Scoop.it
Video tutorial: How to import audio, playback tips, shorten a song and create a fade-out in free audio editor Audacity
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