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How do we make education relevant and meaningful for 21st century learners and teachers?
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ECRP. Learning to Document in Reggio-inspired Education

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Flipped Classroom 2.0: Competency Learning With Videos | MindShift

Flipped Classroom 2.0: Competency Learning With Videos | MindShift | Reforming Education for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
The flipped classroom model generated a lot of excitement initially, but more recently some educators -- even those who were initial advocates -- have expre
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3 TEDx Talks on 21st C. & Deeper Learning

3 TEDx Talks on 21st C. & Deeper Learning | Reforming Education for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Sharing today 3 recent TEDx talks by three of my fellow travelers in the 21st century and deeper learning movement: Grant Lichtmann, Julie Wilson, and Marc Chun. Grant Lichtmann is probably most fa...
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What will the new Google search mean for teachers?

What will the new Google search mean for teachers? | Reforming Education for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
As plans for Google's Knowledge Graph and new search emerge, Ben Morse explores the impact these developments will have on education and people working in schools
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"I'm reminded of a Reddit question that was asked: "If someone from the 1950s appeared today, what would be the most difficult thing to explain to them about life today?" The best answer? "I possess a device, in my pocket, that is capable of accessing the entirety of information known to man. I use it to look at pictures of cats and get in arguments with strangers."

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Swedish school makes Minecraft a must - The Local - m.thelocal.se

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Creativity: A Literacy? | DMLcentral

Creativity: A Literacy? | DMLcentral | Reforming Education for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
You could make the argument that of all the ills perpetuated by the industrial age approach to education the worst is conformity. Originality had no place in a factory production line. Or so it was thought.
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Mining Minecraft, Part 1: Little gamers' digital play through a teacher's eyes | NetFamilyNews.org

Mining Minecraft, Part 1: Little gamers' digital play through a teacher's eyes | NetFamilyNews.org | Reforming Education for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
First of a 3-part series on what can be learned by everybody involved in digital environments at school - not just students!
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10 TED Talks Perfect For the eLearning Industry

10 TED Talks Perfect For the eLearning Industry | Reforming Education for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Does eLearning kill creativity? Bring on the eLearning revolution! What do you believe about open-source learning? What eLearning developers can learn...
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McGraw-Hill exec: tech will make us rethink age-grouping in schools

McGraw-Hill exec: tech will make us rethink age-grouping in schools | Reforming Education for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
As digital learning platforms continue to personalize education, McGraw-Hill SVP Jeff Livingston believes schools, particularly at the high school level, will need to rethink grouping students by age and instead organize students by competency.
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'Is My School Teaching Outdated Lessons?'

'Is My School Teaching Outdated Lessons?' | Reforming Education for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
My family and I recently had a discussion around the practicality of education.
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Gee's vision on game-based learning, affinity spaces and education ...

Gee's vision on game-based learning, affinity spaces and education ... | Reforming Education for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Although the speech refers to game-based learning and games in general, professor Gee makes enlightening considerations about education, informal learning, nature of knowledge, among others. Before including the notes ...

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Why Educators Should Spend 15 Minutes a Day on Social Media

Why Educators Should Spend 15 Minutes a Day on Social Media | Reforming Education for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Some simple advice for educators on how to maximize your time.
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TEDxBozeman - Paul Andersen - Classroom Game Design

Paul Andersen has been teaching science in Montana for the last eighteen years.  He explains how he is using elements of game design to improve learning in h...
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How new digital tools are making kids smarter - The Globe and Mail

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Gallup.com - The Gallup Blog: The New Bill of Rights for All Students

A new bill of rights for students.
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newlits - home

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Is Minecraft the Ultimate Educational Tool? | Idea Channel | PBS

If you've watched past episodes of Idea Channel, you know we're huge fans of Minecraft. This totally amazing video game allows you to build your own world fr...
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How Can Teachers Prepare Kids for a Connected World?

How Can Teachers Prepare Kids for a Connected World? | Reforming Education for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Educators are always striving to find ways to make curriculum relevant in students’ everyday lives. More and more teachers are using social media around les
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How to Turn Your Classroom into an Idea Factory

How to Turn Your Classroom into an Idea Factory | Reforming Education for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
By Suzie Boss The following suggestions for turning K-12 classrooms into innovation spaces come from Bringing Innovation to School: Empowering Students to Th
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Are You Behind?

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Rethinking Assessment

Rethinking Assessment | Reforming Education for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
With few exceptions, all the things our children are using to connect and learn outside the classroom -- social media, cell phones, Internet connections -- are banned inside classrooms.
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Literacy worth investing in

Literacy worth investing in | Reforming Education for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Learning isn't analog any more. When I think of analog learning, I think of something static.
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Is Sweden's Classroom-Free School the Future of Learning?

Is Sweden's Classroom-Free School the Future of Learning? | Reforming Education for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Is Sweden's Classroom-Free School the Future of Learning?
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Learning to Learn

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What Do Emotions Have to Do with Learning?

What Do Emotions Have to Do with Learning? | Reforming Education for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Thinkstock When parents and teachers consider how children learn, it’s usually the intellectual aspects of the activity they have in mind.
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