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10 Free Online Educational Game Sites

10 Free Online Educational Game Sites | Teaching Tools for College Educators | Scoop.it
Web-based games can prove to be a treasure trove of learning opportunities, and there are a variety of content-areas, age ranges, and skill levels to choose from. The true pay dirt for browser-based learning games can be found on large online digital game hubs. Here are 10 game hubs players that teachers can use to as one tool in their arsenal.

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Comunicologos.com's curator insight, March 29, 2014 2:44 PM

10 Free Online Educational Game Sites

Karyn McGinley's curator insight, April 5, 2014 4:04 PM

I can't wait to try these!

Marge Asik's curator insight, May 19, 2014 8:47 AM

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10 of the Best Android Browser Apps

10 of the Best Android Browser Apps | Teaching Tools for College Educators | Scoop.it
Love 'em or hate 'em, browsers are your window to the Web - be it on your laptop, tablet or pocket rocket. While you may well be one of those unfussy types

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Infographic: The Rise of Clinical Mobility in Healthcare

Infographic: The Rise of Clinical Mobility in Healthcare | Teaching Tools for College Educators | Scoop.it
Infographic examines how clinical mobility solutions — critical to clinical workflows — are making data more readily available, improving workflow, etc.

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149 Amazing Google Tricks to Increase Effectiveness of your Search | EdTechReview™

149 Amazing Google Tricks to Increase Effectiveness of your Search | EdTechReview™ | Teaching Tools for College Educators | Scoop.it
149 amazing Google tricks to increase effectiveness of your search. Here’s the list.

 

Google is the most popular search engine and most of the people use it daily for a variety of purposes. People simply enter what they’re looking for and sift through the results to find the desired information.

A lot of them are unaware of how really powerful the Google search engine is and that there are a myriad of tricks and tips that will help them get better and faster results and save their time and efforts.


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How Do We Define and Measure “Deeper Learning”?

How Do We Define and Measure “Deeper Learning”? | Teaching Tools for College Educators | Scoop.it
Flickr:Saxtourigr In preparing students for the world outside school, what skills are important to learn? This goes to the heart of the research addr

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How Google Search Works - gifographic

How Google Search Works - gifographic | Teaching Tools for College Educators | Scoop.it
Many of us use Google on a daily basis. Yet, we barely know how few keywords can return such massive and accurate results for hundreds of web pages. Take a look at this infographic and learn how Google search works.

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Getty Images makes 35 million images free in fight against copyright infringement » British Journal of Photography

Getty Images makes 35 million images free in fight against copyright infringement » British Journal of Photography | Teaching Tools for College Educators | Scoop.it

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10 of the Best Tools for Collaborative Learning

10 of the Best Tools for Collaborative Learning | Teaching Tools for College Educators | Scoop.it
Collaborative learning can help to stimulate interesting debate and allow learners to discover a new perspective on material. Many educators are now turning to collaborative learning strategies to help their students to learn. Here are 10 of the best collaborative learning tools available on the web today:

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Critical Thinking: Educating Competent Citizens

Critical Thinking: Educating Competent Citizens | Teaching Tools for College Educators | Scoop.it

We are becoming increasingly aware of the need to analyze the enormous amount of information we receive every day.  This information helps us in our cognitive development and participates in the construction of our patterns of perception of reality. In the case of children and young people, these patterns are in continual development.


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Connie Hamilton Ed.S.'s curator insight, March 9, 2014 11:08 AM

Another view on the importance of directly teaching students to think.

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Google Debuts Education Tool Oppia for Teaching Others

Google Debuts Education Tool Oppia for Teaching Others | Teaching Tools for College Educators | Scoop.it
Google today launched a new online education tool called Oppia, currently an open source project with the goal of making it easy for anyone to create onlin (POPULAR: Google Debuts Education Tool Oppia for Teaching Others
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6 Online Rubric Makers Worth Trying - Edudemic

6 Online Rubric Makers Worth Trying - Edudemic | Teaching Tools for College Educators | Scoop.it
Online rubric makers can make rubric creation pretty simple, so we’ve collected a few sites that offers online rubric makers (some of them are free) that can help you out in your classroom.
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15 Best Google Drive Add-Ons for Education

15 Best Google Drive Add-Ons for Education | Teaching Tools for College Educators | Scoop.it
The Best Google Drive Add Ons for Education will help you be more productive and add cool academic content into Google Drive. Revise better and more...

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Bookmarking Librarian's curator insight, April 9, 2014 8:36 PM

Google Drive - education add-ons

Gary Harwell's curator insight, April 10, 2014 12:24 AM

Great Add-ons that make your Google Drive more accessable and useable for educational purposes.

Ulrike Grabe's curator insight, April 14, 2014 9:46 AM

besonders interessant für gemeinschaftlich bearbeitete Dokumente ist das Track-Changes-Add-On, das Google Docs um die bekannte "Änderungen nachverfolgen"-Funktion aus Microsoft Word ergänzt

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One-Click One-to-One Free VideoConferencing with Awesometalk

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wanderingsalsero's curator insight, March 23, 2014 1:59 AM

I'm fascinated by these kinds of tools.

Shelley Costello's curator insight, May 1, 2014 11:51 PM

everyone love free and easy.

Jhadaldaah Jhadaldaah's curator insight, July 3, 2015 5:03 PM

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What's In Your Easter Basket? - e-Forwards.com - Funny Emails

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What's In Your Easter Basket?

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How to find free music, images, and video you can use or remix in your own creative works | New Media Rights

How to find free music, images, and video you can use or remix in your own creative works | New Media Rights | Teaching Tools for College Educators | Scoop.it

Below you will find a list of services and websites that provide content that you can use as building blocks in your own works.  From music, to video, to images, these services give you public domain and/or openly licensed (ie. Creative Commons licensed) content that you can reuse in your own work.


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46 Tools To Make Infographics In The Classroom

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46 Tools To Make Infographics In The Classroom

 

Infographics are interesting–a mash of (hopefully) easily-consumed visuals (so, symbols, shapes, and images) and added relevant character-based data (so, numbers, words, and brief sentences).


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Download a Free Copy of Danah Boyd’s Book, It’s Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens

Download a Free Copy of Danah Boyd’s Book, It’s Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens | Teaching Tools for College Educators | Scoop.it
danah boyd (she doesn't capitalize her name) is a Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research and a Fellow at Harvard's Berkman Center, where she looks at how young people use social media as part of their everyday lives. She has a new book out called It's Complicated:

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A Useful Framework For Transparency In Education

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A Useful Framework For Transparency In Education

Transparency in education is important for a variety of reasons.

Increasingly teachers are encouraged to work in professional learning communities, data teams, and other structures intended to encourage teachers to work together to unpack standards, plan instruction, assess learning, analyze data, revise instruction, re-analyze data, and then evaluate the impact of individual teaching strategies.


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Planning an Online Course | Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

Planning an Online Course | Technology Enhanced Learning Blog | Teaching Tools for College Educators | Scoop.it

Whilst searching for some resources on planning and designing online courses I came across this excellent brainstorming ‘sketchnote’ (I’ll write more about these another time) from Giulia Forsythe called ‘planning your online course’.


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Create eBooks on iPads

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Creating eBooks is now easier than ever using iPads and the Book Creator for iPad app. Students can create the content to add to their ebook using a variety of apps. These can then be added to Book creator for a range of purposes.

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Rubrics - A Grading App for Teachers - iPhone, iPad, iPod Forums at ...

Rubrics - A Grading App for Teachers - iPhone, iPad, iPod Forums at ... | Teaching Tools for College Educators | Scoop.it
Hi, I'm Paul, an independent mobile developer and have developed Rubrics for iPad in conjunction with a number of teachers. This is what they wanted.
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Using Digital Comics for Language Learning (RT @russeltarr)

Recommended Link from Russel Tarr at www.activehistory.co.uk (Using Digital Comics for Language Learning: http://t.co/nQ2ghGVSOk)
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