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Skitch | Evernote

Skitch | Evernote | @swelledtech | Scoop.it

I've been using Skitch for years on my Mac and it is one of the most user friendly and useful screen / image grab applications. It's now available for Windows users too, so you might want to chek it out. It also integrates with Evernote, so that's another good reason to use it.


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Anything Evernote is on every one of my devices! Skitch is an ever-evolving app that I have used for may different reasons.  

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My students love to use Skitch on their iPads.  They make quizzes for each other with it. Then they save everything with Evernote for their digital portfolios.

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Nation’s biggest teachers union slams ‘botched’ Common Core implementation

Nation’s biggest teachers union slams ‘botched’ Common Core implementation | @swelledtech | Scoop.it
The nation’s largest teachers union is pulling back on its once-enthusiastic support of the Common Core academic standards, labeling their rollout “completely botched.” National Education Association President Dennis Van Roekel said he still...
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The Techno-Sapien Problem: Beyond Physical | KnowProSE.com

The Techno-Sapien Problem: Beyond Physical | KnowProSE.com | @swelledtech | Scoop.it
Our use of #technology transcends the physical. http://t.co/1MBNIJeA49 #thedaywefightback
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Baltimore County schools begin technology initiative - Baltimore Sun (blog)

Baltimore County schools begin technology initiative - Baltimore Sun (blog) | @swelledtech | Scoop.it
Baltimore Sun (blog) Baltimore County schools begin technology initiative Baltimore Sun (blog) From sprawling Los Angeles to tiny Talbot County on Maryland's Eastern Shore, educators are experimenting with the next wave of technology in schools: a...
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Matt Damon: ‘We would never let businessmen design warheads. Why would you cut out educators when you’re designing education policy?’

Matt Damon:  ‘We would never let businessmen design warheads. Why would you cut out educators when you’re designing education policy?’ | @swelledtech | Scoop.it
The actor and activist has a conversation on Reddit. (RT @cbeyerle: Matt Damon: 'We would never let businessmen design warheads. Why would you cut out educators...
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Snowden Used Low-Cost Tool to Best N.S.A.

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Intelligence officials say Edward J. Snowden used inexpensive and widely available software to “scrape” the N.S.A’s networks, even though they were protected to withstand more sophisticated cyberattacks.
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Every Child is Our Child Program

Every Child is Our Child Program | @swelledtech | Scoop.it
Give a child in #Ghana the gift of education in someone's name. Perfect holiday gift! http://t.co/9aNWwiNdUQ
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Common Core is the Obamacare of education – high school senior explains why - Allen B. West - AllenBWest.com

Common Core is the Obamacare of education – high school senior explains why - Allen B. West - AllenBWest.com | @swelledtech | Scoop.it
It's a set of educational guidelines that were never voted on by Congress, the Department of Education nor by local or state governments, but amounts to a government takeover of K-12 education.
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9 Scaffolding Steps For Deeper Understanding - Infographic

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9 Scaffolding Steps For Deeper Understanding In Your Classroom Infographic Ask a question What do you know about ants? Present a mystery for students to
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Top 10 Skills for Today' s Learners

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Google Play for Education: Approved Apps

Quickly find apps approved by teachers, for teachers in Google Play for Education. An easy-to-spot "EDU" badge lets you know you've found content ready for t...
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3 in 5 Americans experience health problems from using technology

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Technology is designed to make our lives easier, but for many Americans, technology could be doing more harm than good.
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The Digital Doctor Is In Jon Cohen - MIT Technology Review

The Digital Doctor Is In Jon Cohen MIT Technology Review ... and others raised safety concerns.
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Twitter / expherience: Modern day education ...

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Modern day education http://t.co/fkVB5SCKky
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How do you face a programming task that you’ve never done before?

How do you face a programming task that you’ve never done before? | @swelledtech | Scoop.it
If you're starting at a loss, evaluate your options. (How do you face a programming task that you’ve never done before?
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Three 'Geekettes' Speak Out About Women, Technology and New Media In Africa - International Business Times

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Three 'Geekettes' Speak Out About Women, Technology and New Media In Africa International Business Times “In Cote d'Ivoire, there are geeks, IT technicians, and people who like technology,” she said.
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New Digital Literacy course teaches coding basics with TouchDevelop - Microsoft UK Faculty Connection - Site Home - MSDN Blogs

New Digital Literacy course teaches coding basics with TouchDevelop - Microsoft UK Faculty Connection - Site Home - MSDN Blogs | @swelledtech | Scoop.it
Faculty Connection is an online set of real-world resources and shared peer knowledge, the goal of the Faculty Connection site is to put relevant and applicable tools and information at the fingertips of technology educators.
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Google, Facebook, Microsoft hire first anti-NSA lobbyist in Washington

Google, Facebook, Microsoft hire first anti-NSA lobbyist in Washington | @swelledtech | Scoop.it
Technology powers like Apple and Google have coalesced to register a lobbyist in Washington to focus on government surveillance reform in an effort to maintain credibility following NSA spying disclosures that often implicated them as accomplices.
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Technology competition helps students hone in-demand job skills - Lancaster Newspapers

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Technology competition helps students hone in-demand job skills Lancaster Newspapers Manheim Township students, (L to R) Shrihith Maraka, Conner Hunt and Zain Bhaila, program a Lego robotics system during the Technology Student Association...
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The Economic Case for Bitcoin

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The Economic Case for Bitcoin (It will take time, but the best digital currencies should survive by overcoming gov obstacles http://t.co/8xCikOllqZ #technology #startup)...
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What is Snapchat?

What is Snapchat? | @swelledtech | Scoop.it
A quick look at the company that reportedly turned down $3 billion from Facebook (Snapchat: The company that reportedly turned down $3 billion from Facebook.
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Tools for Google Maps™ - extension for Chrome

Tools for Google Maps™ - extension for Chrome | @swelledtech | Scoop.it
Measure the distance of paths on Google Maps.Absolutely Full Screen Maps.Capture screen of Maps.
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Google Play for Education - Explanation of what it is!

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Twitter / NatGeoID : Education System in Finland ...

Twitter / NatGeoID : Education System in Finland ... | @swelledtech | Scoop.it
RT @NatGeoID: Education System in Finland http://t.co/c2Nfd1VqoV
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Juju | Job Search Engine

Juju | Job Search Engine | @swelledtech | Scoop.it
Speed up your job search and find better jobs! Juju searches millions of jobs from thousands of sites.
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Transforming the Way We Learn: Four New Ways Ki...

Transforming the Way We Learn: Four New Ways Ki... | @swelledtech | Scoop.it
Have your kids been swept up by the Minecraft craze? Do they spend their days battling Endermen and Creepers, smelting ingots, crafting items, and munching on pork chops?
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