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The Book As An Interactive Device - eLearning Industry

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Want to know how to use the Book As An Interactive Device in today's education? Check about the Book As An Interactive Device.
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Want to live longer? Read a book -WeForum.org

Want to live longer? Read a book -WeForum.org | Reading Challenge | Scoop.it
Could a bit of light reading every day add years to your life?

A new study by Yale University found that reading books was positively correlated with increased lifespan -- people who read books lived for around two years longer than those who didn’t.

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8 Must Read Personal Development Books for Teachers

8 Must Read Personal Development Books for Teachers | Reading Challenge | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
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Contributions to Creative Classrooms

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"Contributions to Creative Classrooms" is a unique ELTA publication. It is a collection of activities developed by the teachers who attended the ELTA/British Council training course

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A free ebook on creativity.

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10 Must Read Books for Every Teacher ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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Tutoring Tips: Reading Comprehension Strategies

Learn different ways to engage students while reading to increase reading comprehension! The mission of School on Wheels is to provide one-on-one tutorin
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Reading Comprehension Strategies - interesting video for YL
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Lovereading.co.uk Google Maps Mash-Up

A resource to browse your favourite places and find books based there
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Here Is An Interesting Book Review Template to Use with Students in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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The Four Levels of Reading Every Student Should Know About ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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A Collection of The Best Interactive Digital Storybooks by Dr. Seuss ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A Collection of The Best Interactive Digital Storybooks by Dr. Seuss ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Reading Challenge | Scoop.it
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Dr Seuss Treasury - a free iPad app.

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Four creative ways to keep children learning over the summer holidays

Four creative ways to keep children learning over the summer holidays | Reading Challenge | Scoop.it
The arrival of the holidays doesn’t mean learning has to stop. Here are some fun ideas and resources for broadening young minds over the break
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Reading and Writing obviously included!

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Why Libraries Matter More Than Ever in the Age of Google

Why Libraries Matter More Than Ever in the Age of Google | Reading Challenge | Scoop.it
A review of John Palfrey's new book 'BiblioTech,' and the culturally critical role libraries play.
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21st-Century Libraries: The Learning Commons

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Libraries become a different kind of learning destination when schools reimagine them as open, transparent spaces that invite student communication and collaboration.
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5 Reasons Textbooks Will Not Survive

5 Reasons Textbooks Will Not Survive | Reading Challenge | Scoop.it
Textbooks cannot keep up with the way we work. At some point we need to come to terms with the costs and limitations of print resources. Inspired by Matt Miller's Ditch That Textbook and my own experience, this post explores five reasons why textbooks will not survive.
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Why Profs Are Spending So Much Time Writing Crap That Nobody Reads

Why Profs Are Spending So Much Time Writing Crap That Nobody Reads | Reading Challenge | Scoop.it

All of this is very unfortunate. Ideally, the great academic minds of a society should be put to work for the sake of building up that society and addressing its problems. Instead, most Western academics today are using their intellectual capital to answer questions that nobody’s asking on pages that nobody’s reading.


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, November 3, 2016 11:48 PM

Sadly, there's a lot of truth in this.

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Profs and writing
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Why We Need Libraries In a World Filled With Noise

Why We Need Libraries In a World Filled With Noise | Reading Challenge | Scoop.it
I could hear my oldest daughter come rushing down the stairs last week as I arrived home from work. My two youngest pulled and gripped on me as I picked them up and carried both
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8 Wonderful Self-development Books for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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10 Tips to Improve Your Reading Comprehension

10 Tips to Improve Your Reading Comprehension 1. "Never read a book without a pen in your hand." ~ Benjamin Franklin - That's great advice whether you writ
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Great tips - some of them I've always followed ;)
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Welcome | EU READ

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The European platform 'EU Read' offers information on the important and urgent task of reading promotion both nationally and internationally.
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3 Great Chrome Extensions to Enhance Your Reading Experience ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

3 Great Chrome Extensions to Enhance Your Reading Experience ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Reading Challenge | Scoop.it
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30 Great Books for Teachers and Educators ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

30 Great Books for Teachers and Educators ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Reading Challenge | Scoop.it
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Great choice and well organised!

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10 Must Read Books for Every Teacher ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

10 Must Read Books for Every Teacher ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Reading Challenge | Scoop.it
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Who hasn't read at least one?

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This summer's "Reading Ambassadors" are coming from the Governor's Mansion | Book Patrol

This summer's "Reading Ambassadors" are coming from the Governor's Mansion | Book Patrol | Reading Challenge | Scoop.it
School's out, summer is here and it's "summer slide" prevention time. One of the more prominent offerings comes from Scholastic who has signed on forty-four
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2 Wonderful Classroom Posters on Close Reading ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

2 Wonderful Classroom Posters on Close Reading ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Reading Challenge | Scoop.it
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