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How to integrate Google Apps with the SAMR model - Daily Genius

How to integrate Google Apps with the SAMR model - Daily Genius | Secondary Edtech | Scoop.it
Bringing highquality (and free!) Google Apps into the classroom is a popular trend these days in education technology. Whether you’re using the allnew Google Classroom to simply working on using Google Calendar to track your field trips, there is a lot to think about. But what happens when you want to take your […]
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Resources on Jesuit Education from Boston College

Resources on Jesuit Education from Boston College | Secondary Edtech | Scoop.it
Jesuit education is a vast topic encompassing history, biography, spirituality and pedagogy. It's interwoven with the history of the Catholic Church and the life of St. Ignatius, and yet even non-
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Pump Students Up with Digital Icebreakers : Teacher Reboot Camp

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4 Big Things Transformational Teachers Do

4 Big Things Transformational Teachers Do | Secondary Edtech | Scoop.it
Transformational teachers create experiences in their classrooms, melding the art and science of any subject and making their students care about learning.
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A Guidebook for Social Media in the Classroom

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Is Social Media Relevant? Take the Quiz

Before we talk social media, let's talk about the relevance of social media by taking a quiz. Which of the following is most likely to be true?



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The mysterious workings of the adolescent brain

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Why do teenagers seem so much more impulsive, so much less self-aware than grown-ups? Cognitive neuroscientist Sarah-Jayne Blakemore compares the prefrontal cortex in adolescents to that of adults, to show us how typically “teenage” behavior is caused by the growing and developing brain.
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The Best Add-Ons for Google Drive

The Best Add-Ons for Google Drive | Secondary Edtech | Scoop.it
Yesterday, Google introduced add-ons for Google Docs and Sheets. These add-ons allow you to add all kinds of functionality to your documents, including signing faxes, creating bibliographies, and more. While it's still in its infancy, here are a few of the best add-ons available at launch.
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What Does It Mean To Be Literate In The 21st Century?

What Does It Mean To Be Literate In The 21st Century? | Secondary Edtech | Scoop.it
Is it time to re-think the list of life skills that we want our kids to know?
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Content management tool for teaching from custom resources of textbooks, OER - Ginkgotree

Content management tool for teaching from custom resources of textbooks, OER - Ginkgotree | Secondary Edtech | Scoop.it
Create, collaborate, and deliver digital course materials that follow your custom curriculum. Include copyrighted works with automatic copyright clearance. Invite your students to a personal learning network to share resources, thoughts, and questions.
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10 Benefits Of Digital Planning For Teachers

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10 Benefits Of Digital Planning For Teachers
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A pragmatice look at the benefits of substituting and augementing with technology.

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Coming to an office near you

Coming to an office near you | Secondary Edtech | Scoop.it
INNOVATION, the elixir of progress, has always cost people their jobs. In the Industrial Revolution artisan weavers were swept aside by the mechanical loom. Over the...
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Though I don't agree with the solutions presented, this article offers an interesting look at the job market for our students and the skills they need to be successful.

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Google Tips

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A bunch of other stuff you can do with Google. #GoogleTips
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Get to know your Google Apps with Google Tips.

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11 Tips to Keep iOS 7 From Destroying Your Battery Life

11 Tips to Keep iOS 7 From Destroying Your Battery Life | Secondary Edtech | Scoop.it
While your iPhone's new operating system comes with plenty of advantages, iOS 7's not without its drawbacks.
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Why your tech PD might be all wrong | eSchool News | eSchool News

Why your tech PD might be all wrong | eSchool News | eSchool News | Secondary Edtech | Scoop.it
Tech training and PD should be about more than the device; it should have purpose.
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A nice reminder to stay focused on the learning objective rather than the tool.

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Bloom's 'Digital' Taxonomy - Printable Reference Table

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This overview shows the progression of Bloom's Digital Taxonomy, how each thinking skill applies in practice, and examples of activities using digital tools.
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Student Engagement: Resource Roundup

Student Engagement: Resource Roundup | Secondary Edtech | Scoop.it
Keeping students captivated and ready to learn throughout the year is no small task. Here's a list of articles, videos, links, and other resources that offer strategies and advice for keeping them engaged in learning.
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Teaching Adolescents How to Evaluate the Quality of Online Information

Teaching Adolescents How to Evaluate the Quality of Online Information | Secondary Edtech | Scoop.it
An essential part of online research is the ability to critically evaluate information. This includes the ability to read and evaluate its level of accuracy, reliability and bias. When we recently as
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The lecture

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I recently wrote that Understanding by Design is agnostic about any specific method or pedagogy. The bottom-line question has to do with validity: given the goals, what follows? Thus, it makes litt...
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Top 10 iOS Shortcuts and Gestures

Top 10 iOS Shortcuts and Gestures | Secondary Edtech | Scoop.it
Sometimes, the simplest way to do something isn't the most obvious way. A lot of gestures and shortcuts aren't exactly intuitive, but they can make certain tasks a lot faster. Here are 10 of our favorite shortcuts and gestures on iOS.
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11 EdTech Bloggers To Follow in 2014

11 EdTech Bloggers To Follow in 2014 | Secondary Edtech | Scoop.it
Looking for new ideas for how to use technology in your classroom in 2014? Looking for colleagues to inspire your practice? Ideas to help integrate technology into your lesson plans? Look no further. One of the things we love most about teaching in the age of technology is the ability it...
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The lecture

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I recently wrote that Understanding by Design is agnostic about any specific method or pedagogy. The bottom-line question has to do with validity: given the goals, what follows? Thus, it makes litt...
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The mysterious workings of the adolescent brain

The mysterious workings of the adolescent brain | Secondary Edtech | Scoop.it
Why do teenagers seem so much more impulsive, so much less self-aware than grown-ups? Cognitive neuroscientist Sarah-Jayne Blakemore compares the prefrontal cortex in adolescents to that of adults, to show us how typically “teenage” behavior is caused by the growing and developing brain.
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10 Commandments of Innovative Teaching - A.J. Juliani

10 Commandments of Innovative Teaching - A.J. Juliani | Secondary Edtech | Scoop.it
What is innovative teaching? The answer is always changing. Here's a list of ways we can innovate while technology, standards, and content all change.
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A look at what it means to be an innovative teacher.

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A Student's Guide to Using the Kindle for Research

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The Kindle is great for reading the occasional book, but you might not know that it's also a fantastic tool for students. When used correctly, it can essentially operate as a portable tool to keep all your books, notes, and research in one place. Here's how to turn a Kindle into your new best friend for school.
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Helpful resource for learning the extra features of eReaders.

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Remix-T

This website helps college teachers develop, deliver, and assess assignments incorporating images, video, and sound.
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