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The Flip: End of a Love Affair

The Flip: End of a Love Affair | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Most teachers who opt for the flipped classroom strategy are not pursuing a student-centered approach to learning. The traditional model is simply being reversed.
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5 Great Tools for publishing Students Works ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

5 Great Tools for publishing Students Works ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
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10 Social Bookmarking Tools to Help Learners Become Digital Researchers – American TESOL Institute

10 Social Bookmarking Tools to Help Learners Become Digital Researchers – American TESOL Institute | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
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Create Podcasts With Your Students On Chromebooks With These Two Free Applications

Create Podcasts With Your Students On Chromebooks With These Two Free Applications | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Check out these two free audio recording applications with your students to create podcast recordings and other educational assignments this year.
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Two Ways to Create Book Trailers on Chromebooks - Video Demonstration

Two Ways to Create Book Trailers on Chromebooks - Video Demonstration | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
A book trailer is a short video designed to entice someone else to read a book that you enjoyed. Having your students create book traile
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Three Video Games That Teach Programming Through Play

Three Video Games That Teach Programming Through Play | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Play can release code from the rules and structures that drive it.
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Using Brain Breaks to Restore Students’ Focus

Using Brain Breaks to Restore Students’ Focus | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Learn about the science and classroom applicability of these quick learning activities.
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3 Free Virtual and Augmented Reality Apps for the Classroom

3 Free Virtual and Augmented Reality Apps for the Classroom | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Using virtual or augmented reality at just the right teachable moment can create a powerful, even moving, experience for students.
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Six Tools for Creating Classroom Quiz Games - A Comparison Chart

Six Tools for Creating Classroom Quiz Games - A Comparison Chart | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Twice in the last week I have given presentations about tools for creating fun formative assessment activities. The most popular part o
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Break down your classroom walls with this groundbreaking app

Break down your classroom walls with this groundbreaking app | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
When I first heard about Google Expeditions I was super excited. I love using 360’s in the classroom. One minute you can be on a visit to the Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabi and the next min…
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6 Christmas Gifts You Should Buy Yourself To Create Professional Content This Year

6 Christmas Gifts You Should Buy Yourself To Create Professional Content This Year | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
It's time to step your game up.
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The Golden Treasures of Google! - Part 1 (Google Maps, Street View and Google Earth)

The Golden Treasures of Google! - Part 1 (Google Maps, Street View and Google Earth) | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Most of us know of the Googley Goodness of Google Drive and related apps for education, but did you know there is much, much more that Google offers for FREE! There are so many hidden gems for teachers and students. This blog series will explore the lesser-known Google tools. (It wouldn't all fit in one post, and I find something new and interesting all the time!) Some of theses tools are made by Google, Inc., and some are made possible with Google tools. Either way, fasten your seatbelt and get ready to get your Google on!
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27 Meaningful (and Fun) Ways to Use Technology for Teaching and Learning — Emerging Education Technologies

27 Meaningful (and Fun) Ways to Use Technology for Teaching and Learning — Emerging Education Technologies | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
A Cavalcade of Inspiring Ideas for Kicking up Learning and Enhancing Engagement in Your Classroom! There are enough ideas, resources, and (mostly) free tools here to keep you exploring and learning all year long. Have at it! 1. Get Your
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7 memory skills that will make you smarter

7 memory skills that will make you smarter | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
The psychologists behind the book "Make It Stick" reveal the best ways to learn and remember new information, at school or at work.
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Getting Started with Google Expeditions and Virtual Reality | Shake Up Learning

Getting Started with Google Expeditions and Virtual Reality | Shake Up Learning | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Pinterest Bring Google Expeditions and Virtual Reality into Your Classroom – Part 1 *This post is sponsored by Samsung. All thoughts and opinions are my own.* You’ve heard the hype, but are you ready to bring virtual reality or VR to your classroom? Getting started with Google Expeditions and virtual reality can sound complicated, so I’ve …
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Looking Glass - Make 3D animations & code Scratch-like blocks for movement!

Looking Glass - Make 3D animations & code Scratch-like blocks for movement! | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Share: Description: This is a superb site and download where you can make 3D animated cartoons by selecting your props, characters and locations and then use blocks to programme how things move and…
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Six Good Places to Find Free Music and Sound Effects

Six Good Places to Find Free Music and Sound Effects | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
In my post earlier today about tools for creating book trailer videos I mentioned a couple of sources of free sound effects and music
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From Dabbling to Doing: 6 Tools That Excite Kids About Coding

From Dabbling to Doing: 6 Tools That Excite Kids About Coding | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Finding the right app or website can help kids of all skill levels discover the fun of coding, whether it's drag-and-drop commands or writing lines of code.
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» Try This, Not That: Make Over Your Lessons to Promote Student Understanding and CuriosityASCD Inservice

» Try This, Not That: Make Over Your Lessons to Promote Student Understanding and CuriosityASCD Inservice | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Have you ever gotten to the end of a unit or lesson and wondered if your students actually learned anything?
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Our most detailed view of Earth across space and time

Our most detailed view of Earth across space and time | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Today, we're making our largest update to Timelapse yet, with four additional years of imagery, petabytes of new data, and a sharper view of the Earth from 1984 to 2016.
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9 Robotics Kits to Brilliantly Inspire Your Toddlers and Tweens

9 Robotics Kits to Brilliantly Inspire Your Toddlers and Tweens | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Robotics kits are a wonderful way toimprove your child's STEM skills. Check out these 9 exciting kits for engineers from toddlers to teens.
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Cool Websites and Tools [February 12th 2013]

Cool Websites and Tools [February 12th 2013] | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Check out some of the latest MakeUseOf discoveries. Most of the listed websites are FREE or come with a decent free account option. If you want to have similar cool websites round-ups delivered to your email daily email subscrib
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Google's Spotlight Stories Series And The Future Of Animation

Google's Spotlight Stories Series And The Future Of Animation | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
The company continues collaborations with animators to create cutting-edge story development software for the 360-degree, mobile world.
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How-To Create an Interactive Word Wall with #ScannableTech - Class Tech Tips

How-To Create an Interactive Word Wall with #ScannableTech - Class Tech Tips | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
An Interactive word wall can transform spaces in your classroom. They provide a way for students to engage with content in an authentic matter.
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Kids Speak Out on Student Engagement

Kids Speak Out on Student Engagement | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Blogger and English teacher Heather Wolpert-Gawron asked her eighth grade students what they find most engaging in the classroom.
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8 Ways to Use Technology to Engage Students Better | Huffington Post

8 Ways to Use Technology to Engage Students Better | Huffington Post | Student Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
With the new school season, teachers are experimenting with ways to engage kids better. And parents are always looking to avoid th
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