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Interactive: How does your town's high school graduation rate compare?

Interactive: How does your town's high school graduation rate compare? | Southern France | Scoop.it
See 2013 high school graduation rates by school in Monmouth and Ocean counties, and check out other counties' schools as well. Also see statewide averages for different economic, racial and ethnic groups.
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The 6 Types Of Assessments (And How They're Changing) - Edudemic

The 6 Types Of Assessments (And How They're Changing) - Edudemic | Southern France | Scoop.it

Testing, especially any sort of standardized testing tends to get a bad rap. Teachers complain that they spend too much time teaching to a test. But assessments do have value, and an important place in our learning structure. By measuring what students are learning, we as teachers can look at how we are approaching different subjects, materials, and even different students. The handy infographic takes a look at different types of assessments and their attributes and questions. Keep reading to learn more.


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Limitless Learning Limited's curator insight, July 31, 2013 5:47 AM

A useful summary of how assessement is used in education to inform and demonstrate learning.

Shea Stehm's curator insight, August 2, 2013 1:41 PM

Testing, especially any sort of standardized testing tends to get a bad rap. Teachers complain that they spend too much time teaching to a test. But assessments do have value, and an important place in our learning structure. By measuring what students are learning, we as teachers can look at how we are approaching different subjects, materials, and even different students.

Dee KC's curator insight, August 6, 2013 3:25 PM

following the DfE's assessing without levels guidance this looks like  god place to start when reviewing how you measure progress

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10 Great Tutorials to Create Interactive eBooks Using iBook Author ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

10 Great Tutorials to Create Interactive eBooks Using iBook Author ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Southern France | Scoop.it

"Are you planning to give iBooks Author a place in your classroom? The video tutorials below will definitely give you a hand. As you know by now, iBooks Author is one of the formidable apps available in the iTunes store. It allow users to create interactive ebooks and share them with the rest of the world."


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Philippe Trebaul's curator insight, August 3, 2013 3:44 AM

From Karen Dietz


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Monika Górska's curator insight, August 4, 2013 5:57 PM

try it?

 

Tony Gough's curator insight, August 5, 2013 9:31 AM

Every teacher should be using this! And every student reading them!

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Picadilo - Photo editing at its best

Picadilo - Photo editing at its best | Southern France | Scoop.it

Picadilo is a 100% free online photo editor that's both easy to use and powerful. Transform your photos using eye catching effects, versatile editing tools and classy textures - plus the flexibility of multiple editing windows.


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Gayla Keesee's curator insight, August 7, 2013 9:53 AM

I'm familiar with Pixlr and Photoshop--looking to see how this tools is similar.

Al Wright's comment, August 13, 2013 9:16 PM
Amazing site!
☆ Emma *・✧'s curator insight, August 19, 2013 3:04 PM

Perfect for those who want to experiment or have a little fun with filters and effects without paying big bucks. :)