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The Ultimate List of Content Curation Tools and Platforms

The Ultimate List of Content Curation Tools and Platforms | myvls | Scoop.it

Annotated list with links to the tools: some I haven't heard about before are listed here -as well as some of my favorites.

 


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Having the correct curation tool is important, maybe more then one.

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Vicki Hansen's curator insight, January 6, 2013 4:18 PM

Access content curation tools through the direct links.  Easy for novice curators to expore tools available.  

Duncan Cole's curator insight, April 2, 2013 7:58 AM
A helpful list of the various tools available for teachers for content curation.
Audrey Nay's curator insight, April 23, 2013 4:03 AM

Select the most useful to introduce to students...too many at once is too confusing. 

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AppWriter — The all-in-one assistive technology tool

The all-in-one assistive technology tool
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Cross platform page reader.

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Getting Students To Start Using Evernote

Most 8th graders fall into two extremes: either they know more about technology than I do, or they don’t even know if they have an email address. There really is no in-between. Over the summe...

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Pixabay - Free Images

Pixabay - Free Images | myvls | Scoop.it
Search over 100,000 free photos, cliparts, and vector graphics or share your own pictures as Public Domain on Pixabay.
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Products & Solutions for the Google Apps Ecosystem | BetterCloud

Products & Solutions for the Google Apps Ecosystem | BetterCloud | myvls | Scoop.it
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BetterCloud has a series of video tutorials about using Google products.

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Higher Education and Ed Tech News | Education Dive

Education Dive provides news, trends, jobs and resources for educators and administrators. Our easy to use mobile website and email updates put the education system in the palm of your hand.
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Totara Launches Ground-Breaking Open Badges Functionality - PRWeb - PR Web (press release)

Totara Launches Ground-Breaking Open Badges Functionality - PRWeb - PR Web (press release) | myvls | Scoop.it
Totara Launches Ground-Breaking Open Badges Functionality - PRWeb
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The release of Totara 2.4 means Totara and Moodle will be the world's first Learning Management Systems to include Open Badges functionality.
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Totara is a New Zeland based company that uses Moodle to develop training modules for business.

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How we used Google Apps to deliver a next generation online course at no cost for technology

Tells a story of how professors at University of Louisville in 2012 created and delivered a 3 credit-hour online course with no programmers using free Google...
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Word Tamer

Learn to master the words with the Word Tamer
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A websie where you tame words and train stories. Develop the storyteller in us all.

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Google Search Features

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Tips on how to improve your Google search experience

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| Diigo

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Kid friendly search engine

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Ask Kids

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Kid friendly search engine

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Education Shift

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Collaborative Writing Tools for WordPress

Collaborative Writing Tools for WordPress | myvls | Scoop.it
for sharing, discussing, and preserving scholarly writing on the web
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LearnLaunchX Graduates Seven Education Technology Companies at Inaugural Demo Day

LearnLaunchX Graduates Seven Education Technology Companies at Inaugural Demo Day | myvls | Scoop.it
BOSTON, Sept. 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LearnLaunchX, Boston's education technology accelerator, today graduated seven education technology start-ups.
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5 Things Students Expect From Their Teachers

5 Things Students Expect From Their Teachers | myvls | Scoop.it

Is there "a difference between a 'student' and a 'learner,' between a 'teacher' and an 'educator.'
Teachers want their students to be responsible and curious. They expect their students to follow class rules and do their homework. But what about the reverse? What do students want from their teachers?"

 


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Sue Alexander's curator insight, August 17, 2013 7:51 AM

Some wonderful questions that I look forward to answering.

Allan Shaw's curator insight, August 18, 2013 10:36 PM

I consider points two and three absolutely necessary! Points one, four and five are more difficult to maintain for six hours per day each day of the school year for all students.

Beatriz Montesinos's curator insight, August 20, 2013 9:42 AM

¿Hay diferencia entre "alumno" y "aprendiz" y entre "profesor" y "educador"?

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+1 Your Education

+1 Your Education | myvls | Scoop.it
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Using Google + tools as an LMS in your classroom.

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iPad As....

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EdTechTeacher provides professional development services to teachers, schools, districts, and administrators.
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Istead of looking at iPad apps and trying to fit them into the curriculum, decide what curriculum goal you want the students to acheirv then pick an iPad at to help students rearch that goal.

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BlogBooker - Blog Book

BlogBooker - Blog Book | myvls | Scoop.it
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Have you written some blog posts over the last year? Now you can turn your best blog posts into a book.

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Does the Khan Academy Pass the MOOC “Duck Test”? - EdTech Magazine: Focus on Higher Education

Does the Khan Academy Pass the MOOC “Duck Test”? - EdTech Magazine: Focus on Higher Education | myvls | Scoop.it
Does the Khan Academy Pass the MOOC “Duck Test”?
EdTech Magazine: Focus on Higher Education
EdTech E‑Newsletters. Current Issue | Archives · Higher Ed Scope. EdTech. CDW·G.
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Martin Shervington | Marketing, Psychology & Google+ Insights

Martin Shervington | Marketing, Psychology & Google+ Insights | myvls | Scoop.it
Marketing, Psychology & Google+ Insights for Businesses and Individuals
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Great tutorial for Google+

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Here's What Can Happen In An Internet Minute [Infographic]

Here's What Can Happen In An Internet Minute [Infographic] | myvls | Scoop.it
The Internet is ridiculously huge, so don't even think about trying to get your head around how much activity is taking place. Unless, that is, you break it down to one single second.
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Track the growth of the Internet. What does this mean for educatoin?

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iPad As....

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EdTechTeacher provides professional development services to teachers, schools, districts, and administrators.
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iPad apps listed by what you want the student to do, from EdTechTeacher

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Kidtopia - a Google alternative safe search engine for elementary age kids | Diigo

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Kid friendly search engine

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GoGooligans- The Best Search Engine for Kids

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Kid freindly search engin

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youpd

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One more way to customize Google Drive

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