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About Keeping up with Ed Tech

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This topic is all about new technologies and resources which are of particular use to teachers and those involved in education or eLearning. It is an amalgamation of our previous topics on 'Ed Tech' and 'e-Learning and e-Teaching', the content of which often crossed over.

 

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Omar Naseralla's curator insight, October 30, 2013 3:39 AM

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Mike Dilger's curator insight, March 20, 2:47 PM

Wide reading is important when assessing technology in the classroom.  Add this to your reading list.

Mike Dilger's curator insight, March 24, 4:41 AM

You need to read widely as to what is happening in the world of teaching and tablets.

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5 eLearning Websites to Revisit Before School Year - eLearning Industry

5 eLearning Websites to Revisit Before School Year - eLearning Industry | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Find out the list of eLearning websites every student should revisit before a school year beginning. Top 5 eLearning websites that you should visit!
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Free Technology for Teachers: Remind Launches Stamps and Voice Messages

Free Technology for Teachers: Remind Launches Stamps and Voice Messages | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
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Three Video Games That Teach Programming Through Play

Three Video Games That Teach Programming Through Play | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Play can release code from the rules and structures that drive it.

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María Dolores Díaz Noguera's curator insight, August 28, 2:48 AM

Three Video Games That Teach Programming Through Play

Kirsten Wilson's curator insight, August 28, 7:44 AM

Additional resources to engage and motivate students to learn code.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Video Creation and Editing 101

Free Technology for Teachers: Video Creation and Editing 101 | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
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Enhance Students Productivity with These Web Tools ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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Free Screen Recorder Video Capture Software.

Free Screen Recorder Video Capture Software. | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it

Screen recorder is convenient and safe software that allows to take PC screen video capture of high quality, with or without sound. The program has no viruses, spyware and unwanted applications. Screen Recorder has been tested by the advanced antivirus systems that proved it is absolutely secure software in its segment.

 


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Progressive training's curator insight, August 27, 2:12 AM

Free Screen Recorder Video Capture Software

Tim Brook's curator insight, August 28, 5:24 AM

Swapped Camstudio (loads of adware and capture issues) for this. So far so good.

Snapshotic's curator insight, August 28, 10:39 AM

I downloaded this and AVG found Malware embedded, beware...

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Computer Science: The Future of Education

Computer Science: The Future of Education | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Robust computer science curriculum is necessary for our society's future. Here are five steps to engage teachers and students in this critical area of study.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Try the New ViewPure for Distraction-free Viewing of YouTube Videos

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Edmodo Resources for Teachers A Comprehensive Chart ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Edmodo Resources for Teachers A Comprehensive Chart ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
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Major UK companies officially back education-oriented iDEA - Innovate My School

Major UK companies officially back education-oriented iDEA - Innovate My School | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Demand for entrepreneurialism and digital nous is growing day-by-day in the British job market. Nominet Trust and The Duke of York yesterday received major corporate backing for their ‘inspiring Digital Enterprise Award’, which aims to train over a million young people in these fields over the next five years.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Use Real Pictures in ClassDojo Profiles

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Free Technology for Teachers: How to Use Box.com to Display PDFs in Blog Posts

Free Technology for Teachers: How to Use Box.com to Display PDFs in Blog Posts | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
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Productivity game | BCS - The Chartered Institute for IT

Productivity game | BCS - The Chartered Institute for IT | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
With the so called ‘Facebook generation’ now joining the workforce, gamified processes could be an important element of reward and recognition initiatives for organisations of all sizes.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Students Can Create Study Planners on ExamTime

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5 Good Extensions to Enhance Your Google Drive Productivity ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 Good Extensions to Enhance Your Google Drive Productivity ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
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Free Technology for Teachers: ClassDojo's Messenger App Now Supports Voice Messages

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Using Pinterest for a More Visual Professional Development - FRACTUS LEARNING

Using Pinterest for a More Visual Professional Development - FRACTUS LEARNING | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
With boards and pins now branching off in every direction, the professional value of Pinterest should certainly not be underrated.

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Free Technology for Teachers: How to be Notified When Someone Completes Your Google Form

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10 tips for getting started with Google Classroom - Daily Genius

10 tips for getting started with Google Classroom - Daily Genius | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
One of the biggest innovations in education happened just about a week ago. It wasn’t a new iPad or a new iteration of the Common Core. Sorry to burst your bubble. No, it was the announcement of a new way to make your Google-based classroom a lot more cohesive. The reason this is such big …
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Free Technology for Teachers: ClassDojo In the High School Classroom

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How Kids Are Learning to Code While Playing Minecraft

How Kids Are Learning to Code While Playing Minecraft | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
To get ahead in the game, kids are learning to code their own Minecraft features.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Tackk Lessons - Lesson Plans Featured on Tackk - Digital Portfolios and More

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6 Tools for Teachers

6 Tools for Teachers | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Bill Gates highlights six promising apps and websites for making your teacher’s job easier: BetterLesson, Lightsail, ThinkCERCA, FineTune, Edmondo, and BloomBoard.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Videos to Help You Get Started Sending Text Message Reminders Through Remind (101)

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PowerPoint Doesn't Suck; 10 Ideas To Make it Great

PowerPoint Doesn't Suck; 10 Ideas To Make it Great | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
I have often heard of people saying, "we shouldn't just keep teaching our kids PowerPoint anymore"' as if it is some terrible technology.  Presentation software (PowerPoint, HaikuDeck, Keynote, Pre...
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