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My Paperless Classroom: Primary Teachers: Learn Coding Fundamentals in an Hour

My Paperless Classroom: Primary Teachers: Learn Coding Fundamentals in an Hour | School Libraries, Ed Tech and MakerSpaces | Scoop.it
If you have heard about the hour of code, I hope you saw this coming from the title. If you don't know about the hour of code, it is time. Code.org wants to support everybody everywhere in learning to code. They are organizing all kinds of people to create tutorials that can be used in schools to get kids coding, even if it is just for a one hour guided activity

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Love that students can learn the basics of coding within an hour. 

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Willemijn Schmitz's curator insight, August 21, 2014 3:08 AM

Moeten we volgens mij allemaal aan geloven! Allemaal programmeren leren.

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School libraries shelve tradition to create new learning spaces

School libraries shelve tradition to create new learning spaces | School Libraries, Ed Tech and MakerSpaces | Scoop.it
You might think technology would spell the end of books and libraries. But many schools have embraced the digital revolution and built innovative spaces that foster a love of literature

Via Anu Ojaranta, Dean J. Fusto
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Leadership Starts With You

Leadership Starts With You | School Libraries, Ed Tech and MakerSpaces | Scoop.it
Most leadership failure is the result of poor self-leadership. Leading yourself - personal leadership - is the most important tasks of any leader. It’s the most important set of practices a leader can develop.

Via Stefano Principato, Dean J. Fusto, Nancy J. Herr
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Nancy J. Herr's curator insight, September 23, 2014 12:15 PM

The old adage "be true to yourself" lives on. We need to develop personal practices that enhance our skill to lead others.

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12 TED Talks on how to be a great leader

12 TED Talks on how to be a great leader | School Libraries, Ed Tech and MakerSpaces | Scoop.it

What makes a great leader? The ability to rule with an iron fist? Being well-liked? These TED speakers offer nuanced takes on how to inspire others to follow you.


Via Kenneth Mikkelsen, Lynnette Van Dyke, Dean J. Fusto
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The Edcamp Foundation | The Edcamp Model – A New Publication from the Edcamp Foundation

The Edcamp Foundation | The Edcamp Model – A New Publication from the Edcamp Foundation | School Libraries, Ed Tech and MakerSpaces | Scoop.it

The Edcamp Model – A New Publication from the Edcamp Foundation #Edcamp http://t.co/Mve30gFAOE


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Handouts for a Perfectly Paperless Classroom - ClassTechTips

Handouts for a Perfectly Paperless Classroom - ClassTechTips | School Libraries, Ed Tech and MakerSpaces | Scoop.it
Handouts is a paperless student/teacher platform for tablet-centered classrooms.  With this app teachers can create handouts to distribute to students by taking a picture of a paper activity sheet ...

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Mirta Liliana Filgueira's curator insight, August 24, 2014 11:56 PM

Creación de folletos

Mika Auramo's comment, August 25, 2014 2:12 AM
dang, this really sucks, another useless and paperless app for teacher to test
Ness Crouch's curator insight, August 26, 2014 5:39 AM

This looks like a really interesting tool. I'd like to see how I can use this.

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Life of an Educator by Justin Tarte: 10 reasons we need social media in education

Life of an Educator by Justin Tarte: 10 reasons we need social media in education | School Libraries, Ed Tech and MakerSpaces | Scoop.it

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My Paperless Classroom: Primary Teachers: Learn Coding Fundamentals in an Hour

My Paperless Classroom: Primary Teachers: Learn Coding Fundamentals in an Hour | School Libraries, Ed Tech and MakerSpaces | Scoop.it
If you have heard about the hour of code, I hope you saw this coming from the title. If you don't know about the hour of code, it is time. Code.org wants to support everybody everywhere in learning to code. They are organizing all kinds of people to create tutorials that can be used in schools to get kids coding, even if it is just for a one hour guided activity

Via John Evans
Lisa Milstead 's insight:

Love that students can learn the basics of coding within an hour. 

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Willemijn Schmitz's curator insight, August 21, 2014 3:08 AM

Moeten we volgens mij allemaal aan geloven! Allemaal programmeren leren.

Cynthia Day's curator insight, August 22, 2014 5:13 AM
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LA School Turnaround Sets Sights on Reinventing the Library - EdSurge

LA School Turnaround Sets Sights on Reinventing the Library - EdSurge | School Libraries, Ed Tech and MakerSpaces | Scoop.it
LA School Turnaround Sets Sights on Reinventing the Library EdSurge Years after Green Dot founder Steve Barr renamed the school to Alain LeRoy Locke College Preparatory Academy (or colloquially Locke College Prep) and elected to split the school's...
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Makerspaces - The Future of Education: Marc Teusch at TEDxLuxembourgCity

Marc is passionate about technology, electronics and computer science. He loves teaching people new skills and generating passion within youngsters. A former...
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NC middle school adopts co-principal model to turn things around

NC middle school adopts co-principal model to turn things around | School Libraries, Ed Tech and MakerSpaces | Scoop.it
A middle school in Salisbury known for a high staff turnover rate and low test scores is turning things around. You’ll see two principals now in the halls of Knox Middle School. Parents say the model is a welcome change.

Via Bob Farrace, Mel Riddile, Dean J. Fusto
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My School, my library, :-) 

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Lead By Example Others Will Follow

Lead By Example Others Will Follow | School Libraries, Ed Tech and MakerSpaces | Scoop.it
When you lead by example, you create a vision of what is possible for others. They can look lead by example, too, once you show them how it’s done.

Via Anne Leong, Dean J. Fusto, Nancy J. Herr
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Nancy J. Herr's curator insight, October 2, 2014 10:22 AM

Always a winner. Practicing what we preach is a way to develop others and allows us to experience personally the challenges of what we want to see done.

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What if lectures were at home? What if they are with #flipclass?

What if lectures were at home? What if they are with #flipclass? | School Libraries, Ed Tech and MakerSpaces | Scoop.it
Learn all about the Flipped Classroom concept and how you can get involved.

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Redesigning Education Through Technology: The EdCamp PD Model: Have a Go

Redesigning Education Through Technology: The EdCamp PD Model: Have a Go | School Libraries, Ed Tech and MakerSpaces | Scoop.it
@oJaison Total buy-in is a key. Here's my post from last school year describing the process. http://t.co/1B1GbkXSu4 @atragg

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EdCamp is a great way to personal PD. 

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A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: 22 Great Places If You Teach Research Skills

A Media Specialist's Guide to the Internet: 22 Great Places If You Teach Research Skills | School Libraries, Ed Tech and MakerSpaces | Scoop.it

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9 Word Cloud Generators That Aren't Wordle - Edudemic

9 Word Cloud Generators That Aren't Wordle - Edudemic | School Libraries, Ed Tech and MakerSpaces | Scoop.it
The details about the following nine word cloud generators will give you a fair idea how, as an educator, you can get the best out of them.

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New Report: “Leading Learning: Standards of Practice for School ...

New Report: “Leading Learning: Standards of Practice for School ... | School Libraries, Ed Tech and MakerSpaces | Scoop.it
Leading Learning: Standards of Practice for School Library Learning Commons in Canada, 2014 presents a model for the development and implementation of the school library as a library learning commons.
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What a Makerspace is (Tools included)

This is an informational video about Makerspace's/Hackerspace's.
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