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New Social Site Learnist Aims to Become 'Pinterest for Educators' -- THE Journal

New Social Site Learnist Aims to Become 'Pinterest for Educators' -- THE Journal | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it
Online test prep company Grockit has launched a new social learning site, Learnist, which it likens to "the Pinterest for educators and students." With it, users can collect and pin content from around the web, like YouTube videos and websites,...
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4 Awesome Video Bookmarking Tools for Educators

4 Awesome Video Bookmarking Tools for Educators | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it

"we are always searching for relevant video content to share with our students in the classroom. Fortunately enough , we have several free educational video websites where we can dig in and find video materials ideal for classroom inclusion. The only problem, however, is the time constraint. Sometimes we are pressed by our plans and schedules to leave our computers without being able to finsih watching the videos we selected for review, but now thanks to a set of smart applications, we can bookmark our videos and even resume watching them right from the exact moment we left off."

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Record mp3: record live audio and get an mp3

Record mp3: record live audio and get an mp3 | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it

"Just click the button above to start recording. We will give you an mp3 you can save, and a link you can share with anyone"

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- 15 Sites for Creating Flashcards

- 15 Sites for Creating Flashcards | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it

"Flashcards are used by students and educators every day and are one of the most popular ways to learn a subject or topic."

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iorad - the tutorial builder

iorad - the tutorial builder | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it

"Make beautiful tutorials &
share it with the world
in minutes all from your browser...

stop copy/pasting screenshots"

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Free Tools to Go Paperless for Teachers

Free Tools to Go Paperless for Teachers | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it

"Everything you need can be stored digitally for you to access wherever and whenever you want. Here are some tips and tools to help you do so. Remember when you are using digital tools you always need to allow for plan B to use when there is no electricity"

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Trapit

Trapit | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it
Trap.it: Rule the web....

"be it a beginner or advanced user , the following tools are of great help and , if you are not going to use all of them now, you should at least know about them."

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The Ultimate Guide to The Use of Blogs in Teaching

The Ultimate Guide to The Use of Blogs in Teaching | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it

"The tremendous ease of use of a blog has made it a web tool of great potential in education. From 2005 up to this moment, thousands of educational blogs have seen the light and educators from all around the globe have been experiencing with this medium in their teaching" . . . "how to use blogs in their classroom through the different procedures and pedagogical implications behind the use of blogs in education. I am very much hoping that this guide is not like any other guide you would find online but a real summary and fruitful addition."

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Creativity 2.0: 7 Online Polling Tools to Help You Collect Student Feedback

Creativity 2.0: 7 Online Polling Tools to Help You Collect Student Feedback | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it
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10 Free, Must Have Web 2.0 Tools for Your Teaching & Training Needs

10 Free, Must Have Web 2.0 Tools for Your Teaching & Training Needs | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it
Today's post is inspired by several email messages that I've received from my readers who have asked me about my favorite Web 2.0 tools.
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Free Technology for Teachers: 77 Web Resources for Teachers to Try This Summer

Free Technology for Teachers: 77 Web Resources for Teachers to Try This Summer | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it

"The summer is a good time to explore and experiment with new things that you might use in the fall. In the PDF below I've compiled 77 resources that you might want try out over the next couple of months."

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What is a 21st century teacher? | SmartBlogs

What is a 21st century teacher? | SmartBlogs | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it
If we want to gain respect as a profession, then we must embrace a 21st century model of constant growth and improvement.
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Free Technology for Teachers: 3 Clutter-free Ways to Display YouTube Videos

Free Technology for Teachers: 3 Clutter-free Ways to Display YouTube Videos | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it

"Last week a reader contacted me for suggestions about displaying YouTube videos in her classroom without accidentally having an inappropriate "related video" show up on the screen. What follows are the three resources I recommend for displaying YouTube without the sidebar advertisements and related videos."

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Laptops, personalized learning replace lectures in schools | eSchool News

Laptops, personalized learning replace lectures in schools | eSchool News | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it
Last year, Kim Crosby spent about 80 percent of her class time teaching math concepts at Waukesha STEM Academy in Wisconsin. For the other 20 percent, she helped students individually. This year, that time was reversed.
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SocialEdCon: What the Heck Do We Do with Social Media?

SocialEdCon: What the Heck Do We Do with Social Media? | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it

"the main idea is to demonstrate social media as a tool for collaboration and empowerment. This can be done in Edmodo and other so-called “walled gardens” – which may be a fine first step since it’s a closed community  . . .  But one step at a time. The goal is to empower yourself and your community, not freak everyone out."

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Wikispaces - Wikis for Teachers

Wikispaces - Wikis for Teachers | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it

"Wikispaces makes managing your class a breeze, with tools to handle day-to-day work and features to tackle the special activities you've only dreamed of."

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Trapit:The best use of technology in the classroom

Trapit:The best use of technology in the classroom | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it

"I’m pretty happy with how technology in my classroom materialized this year. For technology to be useful, it must take hold; in other words, students must return to the same tools over and over again, rather than just one time."

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Free Cloud Storage Tools for Teachers

Free Cloud Storage Tools for Teachers | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it

"Below is a list of some of the best free cloud storage tools that I deem as very important from an educational perspective. Just keep in mind that when I say free it does not necessarily mean that service is free in its entirety but that it might offer plans like a free basic plan with a limited storage and other pro ones with more storage capacity"

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hackpad

hackpad | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it
Real-time collaborative wiki...

Easy to edit documents keep everyone on the same page. Authorship colors show you who wrote what.

Easy sharing. Invite collaborators by name or email, or just share the URL.

Link at the speed of thought. Just type '@' and you're creating links or new pages.

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Trapit:18 Free Mind Mapping Tools for Teachers and Students

Trapit:18 Free Mind Mapping Tools for Teachers and Students | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it

"Mind mapping. concept mapping, or brainstorming are three different names with almost the same meaning : collecting,organizing , and representing ideas, tasks, words, or other items linked to and arranged around a central key word or idea into a mind map diagram"

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More Spanish: Five for Friday: 5 Web 2.0 tools to record oral communication

More Spanish: Five for Friday: 5 Web 2.0 tools to record oral communication | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it
favorite five Web 2.0 tools to record oral communication in the classroom.The biggest shift in oral assessment for my class occurred because of the variety of web 2.0 tools that can be used to record students. I still believe the best way to practice the language is in person, with a partner or in small groups, but the best way to formally assess a large group of students (at the same time) or gauge their progress is by using the following tools. Each one will fulfill a different need.
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8 Free Websites for Teachers to Publish, Host, and Share their Slideshows and Presentation

8 Free Websites for Teachers to Publish, Host, and Share their Slideshows and Presentation | pre-service teacher ideas | Scoop.it

"Slideshows are great learning tools. They are used by both students and teachers for a variety of purposes and most important of them all is to summarize key ideas and concepts and present them in such a catchy way that readers enjoy exploring."

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