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Top 10 ways to use technology to promote reading

Top 10 ways to use technology to promote reading | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it

 "I am updating my workshop on how technology can be used to promote Voluntary Free Reading - the only undebatably fool-proof means of both improving reading proficiency and developing a life-long love of reading in every student." - Doug Johnson


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Supporting students with dyslexia: tips, tricks and tech for teachers

Supporting students with dyslexia: tips, tricks and tech for teachers | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
1.2 million children in the UK have dyslexia so it's important teachers understand how to support pupils with the disability. David Imrie shares his techniques and insights

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Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, September 15, 2013 4:37 AM

Some great advice about how technology can help teachers to support students with Dyslexia.

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25 Children’s Books to Teach Your Kids Meaningful Values - Goodnet

25 Children’s Books to Teach Your Kids Meaningful Values - Goodnet | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
As Confucius said, “you cannot open a book without learning something.”
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What Does “Transforming the Workforce” Say About Developing Young Children’s Language and Literacy Skills? Part 1

What Does “Transforming the Workforce” Say About Developing Young Children’s Language and Literacy Skills? Part 1 | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
This is part one of a two-part post, focusing on teachers of children in pre-K through third grade.
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The Children Who Grow Up in 'Book Deserts'

The Children Who Grow Up in 'Book Deserts' | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
In many high-poverty urban neighborhoods, it’s nearly impossible for a poor child to find something to read in the summer.
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Reading for pleasure - a door to success

Reading for pleasure - a door to success | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
Evidence indicates reading for pleasure improves literacy, social skills, health and learning outcomes. It also gives people access to culture and heritage and empowers them to become active citizens, who can contribute to economic and social development.

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Parents have the biggest influence over their child's language and emotional development

Parents have the biggest influence over their child's language and emotional development | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
Parents who provide learning support at home can improve their child's literacy and emotional development, regardless of their class or educational background.

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Bloom's Taxonomy Verbs - Free Classroom Chart

Bloom's Taxonomy Verbs - Free Classroom Chart | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
This 'Bloom's Taxonomy Verbs' chart is published under Creative Commons and is free to share on your own blog, school site or social network.

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63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World

63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World

 

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https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2015/07/19/learning-path-for-professional-21st-century-learning-by-ict-practice/

 


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63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World
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More like 63 Things Everyone should know in this Digital World, interesting.

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How well are you preparing your students for life in an increasingly digital world?

#MIEExpert #MIEExperts

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Creativity now is as important in education as literacy and we should treat it with the same status."

Creativity now is as important in education as literacy and we should treat it with the same status." | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it

"Creativity now is as important in education as literacy and we should treat it with the same status." - Sir Ken Robinson


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La creatividad es un componente esencial en el proceso de aprendizaje y logro de las competencias exigidas en el siglo XXI. La infografía de Gust MEES presenta 12 beneficios de la creatividad.

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Creativity now is as important in education as literacy and we should treat it with the same status." - Sir Ken Robinson


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Creativity now is as important in education as literacy and we should treat it with the same status." - Sir Ken Robinson


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New Teachers: Technology-Integration Basics

New Teachers: Technology-Integration Basics | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
Find tips, strategies, tools, and other resources to help new teachers successfully integrate technology to facilitate educational objectives in the classroom.

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Experts: tablet games can aid childhood development

Experts: tablet games can aid childhood development | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
It is the modern parent's dilemma: to give in to the allure of the iPad, or endure the screams of a bored child. 

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ClassHook Helps You Find Educational Video Clips | Free Technology for Teachers

ClassHook Helps You Find Educational Video Clips | Free Technology for Teachers | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it

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How To Motivate Learners Before, During and After an eLearning Course Infographic - |e-Learning

How To Motivate Learners Before, During and After an eLearning Course Infographic - |e-Learning | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
The How To Motivate Learners Before, During and After an eLearning Course Infographic suggest ways to maintain learner motivation throughout your e-course.

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For Teens, Phonics Isn't Enough | Adolescent Literacy Topics A-Z | AdLit.org

For Teens, Phonics Isn't Enough | Adolescent Literacy Topics A-Z | AdLit.org | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
AdLit.org offers resources (articles, research, teaching strategies, book recommendations) for parents and educators of struggling adolescent readers and writers.
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NYC Learning Center Equips Parents with Reading Skills

NYC Learning Center Equips Parents with Reading Skills | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
Rosa Roman dreaded visits to the doctor’s office, recalls Sandra Cespedes, who became Roman’s English instructor at a New York City school for adult education.
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Third Grade Reading and Retention Policies to Improve Education Outcomes

Third Grade Reading and Retention Policies to Improve Education Outcomes | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
Third grade reading proficiency is believed to be an important benchmark in education.
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Summer Reading Recommendations: a Dive Into Young Adult Fiction

Summer Reading Recommendations: a Dive Into Young Adult Fiction | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
Check out these young adult fiction page-turners -- and then recommend them to your own kids or the students you teach.

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How To Give Students Specific Feedback That Actually Helps Them Learn

How To Give Students Specific Feedback That Actually Helps Them Learn | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
How To Give Students Specific Feedback That Actually Helps Them Learn by Justin Chando To tell a student “great job”or "this need

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12 Ways to Nurture a Love of Reading

12 Ways to Nurture a Love of Reading | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it

Nurturing a love for reading begins with providing reasons for reading and getting students excited about books.


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Teaching With YouTube: 197 Digital Channels For Learning

Teaching With YouTube: 197 Digital Channels For Learning | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
Teaching With YouTube: 197 Digital Channels For Learning

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Alternativas de selección de material educativo para la planeación de actividades de aprendizaje. Esta es una excelente alternativa, buscando conectar a los estudiantes en el conocimiento.
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Start by Talking

Start by Talking | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it

Language and literacy expert Catherine Snow has one piece of advice for principals, superintendents, policymakers, and every aspiring educator: It all comes down to reading.

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Why we should all be reading aloud to children | Rebecca Bellingham - TEDxTalks

Why we should all be reading aloud to children | Rebecca Bellingham - TEDxTalks | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it

"Why should we keep reading aloud to kids even when they can already 'read on their own?' This talk demonstrates the magic of read aloud and reminds us all why reading aloud is so essential- at school and at home. This talk is for parents and teachers who want to teach comprehension and connect with kids in powerful ways." 


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10 Strategies To Make Learning Feel More Like A Game | LEARNing To LEARN

10 Strategies To Make Learning Feel More Like A Game | LEARNing To LEARN | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it

"We’ve talked about gamification quite a bit, which is different than game-based learning, if you’ll recall. (The definition of gamification is the application of game-like mechanics to non-game entities to encourage a specific behavior. You can read more if you’d like.)"

 

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https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2014/10/03/design-the-learning-of-your-learners-students-ideas/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2015/07/19/learning-path-for-professional-21st-century-learning-by-ict-practice/

 


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Gust MEES's curator insight, December 16, 2015 6:47 AM

We’ve talked about gamification quite a bit, which is different than game-based learning, if you’ll recall. (The definition of gamification is the application of game-like mechanics to non-game entities to encourage a specific behavior. You can read more if you’d like.)"


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https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2014/10/03/design-the-learning-of-your-learners-students-ideas/


https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2015/07/19/learning-path-for-professional-21st-century-learning-by-ict-practice/




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Wonderful. This really gets one thinking of how to make learning more enjoyable and more effective and affective.

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Understanding Dyslexia and the Reading Brain in Kids

Understanding Dyslexia and the Reading Brain in Kids | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
Reading is a skill humans aren't born with, but schools are designed to reward those whose brains are well-wired to read, which can complicate the learning

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20 Best Google Education Resources for Teachers

20 Best Google Education Resources for Teachers | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
20 Google education resources every teacher should have nearby.

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Is tech hampering kids' reading? Authors say it's not that simple

Is tech hampering kids' reading? Authors say it's not that simple | Red Apple Reading Literacy and Education | Scoop.it
If you're worried that "new media" is turning our kids' brains to mush, you are in good company. Socrates felt the same way. More than 2,400 years ago, the great Greek philosopher worried that an

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