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QR Code Quest: a Library Scavenger Hunt | The MHMS Daring School Library Blog

QR Code Quest: a Library Scavenger Hunt | The MHMS Daring School Library Blog | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
A QR Code Quest Library Scavenger hunt - easily adaptable to any subject or grade level! Take, use, share!

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Rescooped by Robin SellersEDU from New Web 2.0 tools for education
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puush / home

puush / home | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
puush is a super-quick way to share screenshots and files. Quickly capture any portion of your screen, upload any file, and share them with a short URL automatically placed in your clipboard."
[May be a good way to create directions for your students for when they are online.]
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Rescooped by Robin SellersEDU from Information Technology
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Apps in Education: 12 Apps to Assist Students to Study

Apps in Education: 12 Apps to Assist Students to Study | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
12 Apps to help students study
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ALA | AASL Best Websites for Teaching and Learning

ALA | AASL Best Websites for Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
This list provides several topical areas, topics naturally aligned to the AASL standards, as well as a brief description of the tools themselves along with links.
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Explore The Scoop.it Community | New Features On Content Curation Platform Scoop.it

Explore The Scoop.it Community | New Features On Content Curation Platform Scoop.it | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
Since the beginning of the Scoop.it adventure, we have envisioned our platform as a new way to share and to be heard on the web in the Age of Information Abundance. We are thrilled by the intelligent content you have collectively built.

Scoop.it does not simply contain absolute knowledge. It is a place where different viewpoints and opinions collide, where mutual expertise shapes information, where the power of collaboration gives you a picture drawn by humans....
[read full article and watch video http://j.mp/qifYhg]
[Teachers, I see great things to come for this resource in the classroom. Imagine students compiling a research paper on Scoop.it. They find resources, determine if they are reliable, evaluate them, and then Scoop them to their own Scoop.it page. What a great way to integrate technology!]
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Rescooped by Robin SellersEDU from Teacher Resources
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Free Technology for Teachers: BBC Witness Podcasts - History Told By Those Who Experienced It

Free Technology for Teachers: BBC Witness Podcasts - History Told By Those Who Experienced It | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it

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Rescooped by Robin SellersEDU from Tools for Teachers & Learners
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Cloze test creator

Cloze test creator | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
Create your own interactive tests to chech your understanding of text, vocabulary, grammar and word relationships.
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Christine Lampe's comment, July 10, 2011 12:17 AM
Wow, this is a simple yet very powerful cloze generator--thanks for sharing this! Interactive file is a single html document, very portable. My one quibble is that there is no option for uniform gaps in the generator--can be remedied in an html editor, but rather tedious to do every time...
Michael Riccioli's comment, February 26, 2015 3:00 PM
Great site!
Michael Riccioli's comment, February 26, 2015 3:01 PM
There's a C-Test generator as well (by Lucy Georges)
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Why Skype Is The Simplest Way To Get Started Teaching Online

Why Skype Is The Simplest Way To Get Started Teaching Online | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
“Online teacher leaves the confines of virtual classroom comfort zones to ‘brave’ it on the wild west of skype & world wide web.” Report from the (RT @brad5patterson: Why Skype Is The Simplest Way To Get Started Teaching Online http://ow.ly/5APvX ...
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Using Wikis for Collaborative Learning | Faculty Focus

If you are looking for ways to facilitate collaboration among students, consider using a wiki—a website that contains pages ...
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15 tools for education | Collaboration Ideas

15 tools for education | Collaboration Ideas | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
Collaboration ideas: It is about team collaboration, co-work, collaboration techniques, books and resources, entertainment and more.
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Rescooped by Robin SellersEDU from ElementaryEd
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Our view: Don't blame tests for school cheating scandals - USA Today

Our view: Don't blame tests for school cheating scandals - USA Today | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
USA TodayOur view: Don't blame tests for school cheating scandalsUSA TodayNow that the test results are finally leading to solutions, more testing will be needed to assure continuing accountability.

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Rescooped by Robin SellersEDU from Learning with Mobile Devices
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School's Controversial Decision to make iPads 'compulsory'. Discussion on iPads in Education

School's Controversial Decision to make iPads 'compulsory'. Discussion on iPads in Education | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
An Auckland, New Zealand school has triggered an uproar by placing the new iPad on its 'compulsory' stationery list for Year 9 students next year.
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Rescooped by Robin SellersEDU from Learning Technology News
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Easy Notecards

Easy Notecards | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
Create your own flash cards and note cards to revise materials from your course book or to help prepare for tests. [A tool to help with studying for tests.]
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Rescooped by Robin SellersEDU from iLearn, iPad in Education
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Bloomin' iPad by Kathy Schrock

Bloomin' iPad by Kathy Schrock | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
[Cools apps to get our students thinking on iPad]
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iPads give a voice to disabled kids

iPads give a voice to disabled kids | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
A LEARNING revolution is under way in special schools, with the lives of disabled students profoundly changed with the introduction of iPads.
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Rescooped by Robin SellersEDU from EduTech
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7 Virtual Field Trips Every Teacher Ought to Know About

7 Virtual Field Trips Every Teacher Ought to Know About | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
Due to budget cuts, many teachers lack the essentials like pens and paper.
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Rescooped by Robin SellersEDU from Innovative Instructional Design
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Rubric for Online Instruction

Quite useful...a detailed rubric for checking your online course design
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Ideas For Using Edmodo - Google Doc

A plethora of ideas! (I love the word, "plethora.")
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Blending Learning with Social Technology Components | Upside Learning Blog

Blending Learning with Social Technology Components | Upside Learning Blog | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
A lot of companies today face a resource situation that’s not unique in this age.
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Rescooped by Robin SellersEDU from Tools for Teachers & Learners
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Animaps - Create and view beautifully informative animated maps

Animaps - Create and view beautifully informative animated maps | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
Create and view beautifully informative animated maps. This seems like a great way to integrate holiday images with locations and tell stories that move geographically and through time. Marvelous tool. Check out some of the examples.
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Tools for Tackling Plagiarism

Tools for Tackling Plagiarism | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
Other tools beyond standard search engines can help educators address appropriation. Detailed below, these resources can aid not only teachers who suspect plagiarism, but also students who want to avoid infringement, an all too common risk in the age of cut and paste. #edtech
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Plug Into Technology: Collaborative Learning...Learning To Collaborate

Plug Into Technology: Collaborative Learning...Learning To Collaborate | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
Click here to access a website I recently came across that was a treasure trove of resources for purposefully developing ...
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Apple opens a “Teachers” section on iTunes Appstore

Apple opens a “Teachers” section on iTunes Appstore | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it

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Toyota Teen Driver

Toyota Teen Driver | Scoop.it Education | Scoop.it
Discovery Education and Toyota are looking for recommendations from high school teachers on how to keep teens safe behind the wheel. The grand prize is a free teen safe driving program for your community and second place wins virtual driving simulators. Submit your entry by May 3rd.
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