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The 3 Biggest K–12 Tech Trends for 2017 @megbcortez via @EdTech_K12

The 3 Biggest K–12 Tech Trends for 2017 @megbcortez via @EdTech_K12 | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
Classroom tech and data will continue to boost learning outcomes.
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9 Essential #EdTech Ideas to Share With Your Team @davidgeurin 

9 Essential #EdTech Ideas to Share With Your Team @davidgeurin  | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
Technology is playing a bigger role in classrooms and schools in this country and around the world. Here are a few thoughts to kee
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Mom, Can You Pleeeease Record Me? @PeterMDeWitt via @educationweek

Mom, Can You Pleeeease Record Me? @PeterMDeWitt via @educationweek | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
If video works so well in teaching, could it be just as beneficial for students?
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LinkedIn’s CEO @jeffweiner says the U.S. cares too much about four-year college degrees via @Recode

LinkedIn’s CEO @jeffweiner says the U.S. cares too much about four-year college degrees via @Recode | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
Skills, not diplomas, need to be valued more, says Jeff Weiner.
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Updates to the OneNote Class Notebook add-in—read/unread indicators in Review Student Work and more - Office Blogs @MicrosoftCanada

Updates to the OneNote Class Notebook add-in—read/unread indicators in Review Student Work and more - Office Blogs @MicrosoftCanada | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
Since the school year started, we’ve been making improvements to the Class Notebook add-in for OneNote on the desktop, including providing teachers with the ability to quickly see updates made by students in the Review Student Work pane. —Read on for details.
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Canada ranks 7th - U.S. Ranks 25th, Singapore 1st, in 2015 PISA Results via Adelia Humme @edtechtimes

Canada ranks 7th - U.S. Ranks 25th, Singapore 1st, in 2015 PISA Results via Adelia Humme @edtechtimes | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
The U.S. ranks 25th in the 2015 PISA results. Singapore scored first in all subjects of the international education assessment.

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How video games can help students in class, at home @MattMiller

How video games can help students in class, at home @MattMiller | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
Adults worry about kids' video game time constantly. A researcher suggests that video games can really help kids at home and in the classroom.

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What is the value of teaching Coding to our young students? | By @sarah_daren 

What is the value of teaching Coding to our young students? | By @sarah_daren  | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
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From Dabbling to Doing: 6 Tools That Excite Kids About Coding @fearv

From Dabbling to Doing: 6 Tools That Excite Kids About Coding @fearv | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
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3 Features of Flubaroo That Are Often Overlooked via @rmbyrne - #Google Forms

3 Features of Flubaroo That Are Often Overlooked via @rmbyrne - #Google Forms | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
The Flubaroo Add-on for Google Sheets is a powerful tool for quickly grading multiple choice and short answer quizzes created with Googl

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Engineering Project for Kids: Build a Straw Roller Coaster! - Frugal Fun For Boys

Engineering Project for Kids: Build a Straw Roller Coaster! - Frugal Fun For Boys | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
Build a roller coaster for a ping pong ball out of straws, hot glue, and a cardboard box for a base. This STEM challenge for kids is awesome because the materials are so simple and inexpensive! The track is surprisingly sturdy, and kids will have a blast creating a path for their ball.  I would...Read More »
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How Canada’s Royal Conservatory uses tech to teach brain-boosting music lessons to kids - @ErinAnderssen @globeandmail

How Canada’s Royal Conservatory uses tech to teach brain-boosting music lessons to kids - @ErinAnderssen @globeandmail | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
The Toronto-based organization’s new Smart Start app uses psychological principles to help parents get more cognitive benefits out of the songs they sing with their babies
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Petway student engineers help three little pigs @dmarko_dj @thedailyjournal

School media specialist combines literacy with science and engineering into one lesson plan
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A Big List of 50 Must-Try Online Teaching Tools @glodigcit

A Big List of 50 Must-Try Online Teaching Tools @glodigcit | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
Explore the online teaching tools we've rounded up for you in this list. There are 50 of them for lesson planning, assessment, collaboration, and more.
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Getting Started with Google Drive Folders - @EdTechTeacher21

Getting Started with Google Drive Folders - @EdTechTeacher21 | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
In this post EdTechTeacher Instructor Avra Robinson demonstrates the most common tasks you need to know to get started using Google Drive Folders
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Beyond the Bubble Test: Why We Need Performance Assessments @Lynch39083 @educationweek

Beyond the Bubble Test: Why We Need Performance Assessments @Lynch39083 @educationweek | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
Last spring, while millions of American students were bubbling in answers to multiple-choice questions on the ubiquitous tests that determine school and teacher ratings, student promotions, graduation, and college admissions, some students were meeting a higher standard. At the Urban Academy, a second chance high school in New York City that is part of the New York Performance Standards Consortium, Gemma Venuti completed the set of research papers that were part of her graduation portfolio — and defended them before a committee of teachers, students, and experts from outside the school.
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The school of the future has opened in Finland | #ModernEDU #Europe

The school of the future has opened in Finland | #ModernEDU #Europe | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
Hopefully every school will be like this one day.

 

Learn more / En savoir plus / Mehr erfahren:

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Finland

 


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Comunipedia 3.0 's curator insight, December 9, 2016 6:52 PM
Más información sobre educación 3.0 en Finlandia: http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Finland
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Wow this is a beautiful school!

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Post very interesting, revealing some aspects that I did not know about schools of the future. For those who speak Portuguese or Spanish, more about education in business can be read in http://www.quanticaconsultoria.com

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What is coding? @MSLearning

Learn what a computer program is. The Hour of Code™ is a nationwide initiative by Computer Science Education Week and Code.org to introduce millions o
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8 Must-Try Coding Websites & Apps for Students - Class Tech Tips @ClassTechTips

8 Must-Try Coding Websites & Apps for Students - Class Tech Tips @ClassTechTips | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
Coding websites and apps place valuable resources in the hands of students. With mobile and web-browser based tools, all ages can explore computer science.
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Apple’s new coding curriculum says Everyone Can Code @eSN_Laura @eschoolnews

Apple’s new coding curriculum says Everyone Can Code @eSN_Laura @eschoolnews | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
Apple introduced a new coding curriculum, Everyone Can Code, which aims to teach anyone to code with a new app called Swift Playgrounds.
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The Periodic Table of STEAM iPad Apps @edutech20 

The Periodic Table of STEAM iPad Apps @edutech20  | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
I recently published a post showcasing a collection of some pretty amazing apps for enhancing teaching and learning displayed in a periodic table-style infographic. Check it out here. Due to its po…

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Dear Teachers: You're Not Fooling Me | Huffington Post @womenwithworth via @HuffPostEdu

Dear Teachers: You're Not Fooling Me | Huffington Post @womenwithworth via @HuffPostEdu | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it
Dear teachers,

As a mom to a gaggle of kids, I'm a little consumed this time of year. I've spent hours at the store going over different schoo
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Digital literacy demands rethinking of necessary skills @educationdive

Digital literacy demands rethinking of necessary skills @educationdive | TCDSB21C | Scoop.it

"Students need digital skills to complete homework assignments and participate in classrooms that are increasingly embedded with technology as well as complete social and job-related tasks, and it is important that schools foster skills in multiple areas."


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