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New technologies, resources and applications that improve teaching and education
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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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Mike Dilger's curator insight, March 20, 2014 5:47 PM

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

Mike Dilger's curator insight, March 24, 2014 7:41 AM

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

Ron Nail's curator insight, September 22, 2015 10:51 AM

Good compilation topic

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Skill Silo

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Skill Silo is the best way to learn a language, 1-on-1 via Skype. Choose any time that works for you and learn from the comfort of your own home.
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8 New EdTech Tools for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

8 New EdTech Tools for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
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Free Technology for Teachers: How to Create Images, Videos, and Web Pages With Adobe Spark

Free Technology for Teachers: How to Create Images, Videos, and Web Pages With Adobe Spark | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
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5 Benefits of Microlearning Based Training for Learners Infographic

5 Benefits of Microlearning Based Training for Learners Infographic | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
The infographic outlines why “less is more” and highlights the top 5 Benefits of Microlearning based Training for Learners.

Via Laurent Picard, steve batchelder, juandoming, Stephania Savva, Miloš Bajčetić
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Tony Guzman's curator insight, May 24, 3:04 PM
This infographic helps explain what microlearning is and how it can benefit students and workforce training.
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EdTechnocation: What Does Google Spaces Mean for Education

EdTechnocation: What Does Google Spaces Mean for Education | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
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elearning at eCampus ULg's curator insight, May 24, 3:43 AM
Just tried it last week, let's see the potential
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Innovate My School - Finding the right learning management system (LMS)

Innovate My School - Finding the right learning management system (LMS) | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Innovative ideas and methods from some of the leading teachers and educators.
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Google Sheets: Count Stuff - Teacher Tech

Google Sheets: Count Stuff - Teacher Tech | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Google Sheets can be used by even the most basic users. Quick activity is to use Google Sheets count stuff quickly. Create a chart, insert in Google Slides
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3 Microsoft Office Online Teamwork & Collaboration Tools That Impress

3 Microsoft Office Online Teamwork & Collaboration Tools That Impress | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
With Office 2016 and its free online counterpart, Office Online, Microsoft has rolled out new tools for teams to collaborate remotely and in real time. We show you what you can't miss.
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Here Is A Superb New Google App for Science Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Here Is A Superb New Google App for Science Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
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Free Technology for Teachers: 10 Good Options for Creating Digital Portfolios - A PDF Handout

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Control Alt Achieve: Googlink: Using Google Drawings like a Thinglink

Control Alt Achieve: Googlink: Using Google Drawings like a Thinglink | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
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An Excellent Free Tool from Adobe to Create Animated Stories and Educational Posters ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

An Excellent Free Tool from Adobe to Create Animated Stories and Educational Posters ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
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A Step by Step Guide to Help You Create An Edmodo Group for Your Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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Here's a Free Avatar Template & Tutorial | The Rapid E-Learning Blog

Here's a Free Avatar Template & Tutorial | The Rapid E-Learning Blog | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
When I review vector images, I like to review the other images from the same artist. This way when I need to build a module or template, I can find assets drawn in the same style. This lets me deconstruct the vector illustration and use the parts to create illustrations that meet my own need. …
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Free Technology for Teachers: 5 Good Options for Creating End-of-Year Audio Slideshow Videos

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ShareTube Sync Videos

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Share, watch, and talk about videos that are synced to the second. What are you waiting for? Get started watching perfectly synced videos with your friends!


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, May 24, 8:36 AM

A handy tool for online teachers. This enables you to watch a video that is synced with your students.

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For £9,000, students expect their classes to go digital

For £9,000, students expect their classes to go digital | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Students in the UK are now paying annual fees of up to £9,000 – and they expect more for their money. This is a radical change from the situation a couple of decades ago when student grants provided the…

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Ten of the best video editing apps for iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows 8 | Stuff

Ten of the best video editing apps for iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows 8 | Stuff | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Turn your home movie clips into Cannes-worthy mini-epics with a few simple swipes
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Free Technology for Teachers: 4 Google Apps Updates You Might Have Missed Last Week

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Google Classroom: Add Images of Analog Work - Teacher Tech

Google Classroom: Add Images of Analog Work - Teacher Tech | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Use Google Classroom to turn in digital and non-digital work. Using the Google Classroom mobile app students can simply take a picture and submit the picture of their analog work directly to Google Classroom. Using a Chromebook takes a little more effort, but is still pretty easy! Create Direct students to click on the “Open” …
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New- You Can Now Add Different Pre-made Charts to Your Google Documents ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

New- You Can Now Add Different Pre-made Charts to Your Google Documents ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
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Free Technology for Teachers: FreshGrade Helps You Quickly Create Video Slideshows of Your Students' Best Work

Free Technology for Teachers: FreshGrade Helps You Quickly Create Video Slideshows of Your Students' Best Work | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
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Easily Convert Images to PDFs with This Handy Tool ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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Comments Invite Conversations - Teacher Tech

Comments Invite Conversations - Teacher Tech | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
Conversations around learning are powerful ways to improve student understanding. Provide digital comments instead of annotations to invite conversations.
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Padlet is the easiest way to create and collaborate in the world

Padlet is the easiest way to create and collaborate in the world | Keeping up with Ed Tech | Scoop.it
From your hobby to your career, your class notes to your final exam, your mood board to your runway show, padlets help you organize your life.

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