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Making Use of QR Codes in Education - Online Universities.com

Making Use of QR Codes in Education - Online Universities.com | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
These funny looking checkerboards are cropping up everywhere – at zoos and in museums, in books, on airline tickets and driver’s licenses, on product packaging and store displays, online, and even in classrooms …...
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Using Networks for More Than a Single Click | The New Media Consortium

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What Are Effective Methods for Brainstorming a Million-Dollar Idea?

What Are Effective Methods for Brainstorming a Million-Dollar Idea? | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
Jeff Nelson, former Google employee, answers a Quora user's query about how to come up with a million dollar idea.
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7 Creative Ways to Organize Your Mobile Apps

7 Creative Ways to Organize Your Mobile Apps | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
With thousands of apps at our fingertips, they can quickly overcrowd our screens. Find an organizational structure that works for you.
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She Was Sick Of Being Photoshopped, So She Did THIS. 

She Was Sick Of Being Photoshopped, So She Did THIS.  | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
We need to see more of this! 
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Preschoolers Outsmart College Students In Figuring Out Gadgets

Preschoolers Outsmart College Students In Figuring Out Gadgets | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
When researchers asked young children to figure out an experiment using cause and effect, they did a much better job than young adults. That may be because their thinking is more flexible and fluid.
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7 Apps for Teaching Children Coding Skills

7 Apps for Teaching Children Coding Skills | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
Digital learning specialist Anna Adam provides a quick overview of seven apps that are appropriate for teaching younger children one of the most critical 21st century skills: coding.
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Chart: How To Use 15 Punctuation Marks, In Order Of Difficulty - DesignTAXI.com

Chart: How To Use 15 Punctuation Marks, In Order Of Difficulty - DesignTAXI.com | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
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Curtis Newbold, who runs a blog called The Visual Communication Guy, has come up with an informative chart...
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Project Based Learning: Don’t Start with a Question

Project Based Learning: Don’t Start with a Question | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
End with a Question through Tinkering-Based Learning Do you have to start project-based learning (PBL) with a question? (Oh, wait a second! Am I starting this post with a question?) This is somethi...
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Take Action: Verbs That Define Bloom’s Taxonomy

Take Action: Verbs That Define Bloom’s Taxonomy | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
A neat visualization of the verbs associated with Bloom's Taxonomy.
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Thinking About The R in SAMR - Edudemic

Thinking About The R in SAMR - Edudemic | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
The end of the school year is a time for reflection. What did we do well? What do we need to improve upon? These are the typical questions that both individuals and school districts ask at the end of the spring. However, there is another important question that I struggle to answer as well. This …
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22 Powerful Productivity Hacks for Small Business #Entrepreneur

22 Powerful Productivity Hacks for Small Business #Entrepreneur | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
Instead of working harder - why not work smarter? Tips for Small Businesses
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Design Movement - 21st Century Learning and Leadership

Design Movement - 21st Century Learning and Leadership | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
21st Century Learning and Leadership
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Infographic: See The Daily Routines Of The World's Most Famous Creative People

Infographic: See The Daily Routines Of The World's Most Famous Creative People | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
From Darwin to Mozart, this data visualization of Daily Rituals: How Artists Work shows you how the super-achievers spent their time.
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Five-Minute Film Festival: Classroom Makeovers to Engage Learners

Five-Minute Film Festival: Classroom Makeovers to Engage Learners | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
How can a classroom be set up to maximize learning? Get inspired by this video playlist with tips and ideas for teachers to make over their classrooms.
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This Is What a Student-Designed School Looks Like

This Is What a Student-Designed School Looks Like | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
The Independent Project is a result of a high school student's mission to create a school where students would feel fully engaged, have an opportunity to develop expertise in something, and learn how to learn.
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This Is No Oil Slick: Huge Anchovy School Swarms Off California Coast - weather.com

This Is No Oil Slick: Huge Anchovy School Swarms Off California Coast - weather.com | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
Scientists at California's Scripps Institution of Oceanography spotted a massive school of anchovies swarming in the waters off the coast of La Jolla Tuesday afternoon, and captured them in these photos and video.
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USAV Partners with VERT Wearable Jump Technology

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Hacking School: One Teenager’s Path to Happiness

Hacking School: One Teenager’s Path to Happiness | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
Teenager Logan LaPlante explains why he's committed to making his education about learning how to live a healthy and happy life, not just how to make a living.
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How Flipped Classrooms Are Growing and Changing

How Flipped Classrooms Are Growing and Changing | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
The teaching method is approaching “mainstream” status, according to the report.
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A Simple Idea That Just Might Revolutionize Education

A Simple Idea That Just Might Revolutionize Education | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
Blog post at Brilliant or Insane :

Despite his relative anonymity, James Pillans dramatically changed teaching and learning. Pillans, you see, invented the blackboard and [..]
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Maker Education and Experiential Education

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As those who follow me on Twitter and via this blog know, I am an advocate of the Maker Education movement.  The reason, as I've mentioned, is that I come from a background in Experiential Educatio...
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SAMR

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"SAMR, a model designed to help educators integrate technology into teaching and learning, was developed by Dr. Ruben Puentedura, Ph.D..  The model aims to enable teachers to design, develop, and...
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NMC and CoSN Release the NMC Horizon Report > 2014 K-12 Edition | The New Media Consortium

NMC and CoSN Release the NMC Horizon Report > 2014 K-12 Edition | The New Media Consortium | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
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OK Go: The Writing’s on the Wall | The Kid Should See This

OK Go: The Writing’s on the Wall | The Kid Should See This | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
A four-minute, epic one-take video that adds to their highly ambitious visual collection of music, this is OK Go's The Writing's on the Wall. The series of forced perspective and anamorphic illusions,
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A Handy Google Image Tip for Teachers and Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Handy Google Image Tip for Teachers and Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Perfecting Educational Practice | Scoop.it
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