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What is a digital Steward? | process.arts

What is a digital Steward? | process.arts | teaching with technology | Scoop.it

Some ideas for the stewarding role (specifically in relation to creative sector communicating/sharing its resources and learning and teaching with the world)


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Librarian Approved: 30 Ed-Tech Apps to Inspire Creativity and Creation

Librarian Approved: 30 Ed-Tech Apps to Inspire Creativity and Creation | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
A group of tech-savvy librarians offer up a list of their favorite education apps this year.
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A well curated list of apps and tools for teachers and students. Some new ones here with good explanations of them and suggestions for use.
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How Video Game Theatre Sparks New Life into the Classics

How Video Game Theatre Sparks New Life into the Classics | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
Teens set classic works to video games to create next-level theater.
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This looks amazing. A class have even translated some of Ovid's Metamorphoses from Latin into English for their own game interpretation. Who says the classics are dead?
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Lessons Worth Sharing | TED-Ed

Use engaging videos on TED-Ed to create customized lessons. You can use, tweak, or completely redo any lesson featured on TED-Ed, or create lessons from scratch based on any video from YouTube.
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Get schools running TED clubs to improve communication skills
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Here Is A Great Tool for Creating Animated Multimedia Maps via @medkh9

Here Is A Great Tool for Creating Animated Multimedia Maps via @medkh9 | teaching with technology | Scoop.it

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa) , Juergen Wagner
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A good tool to get student creating timelines of events linked to maps.
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How to Convert Twitter Lists Into RSS Feeds

How to Convert Twitter Lists Into RSS Feeds | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
“There are many benefits to turning a Twitter list into an RSS feed, but the process can be complicated. Here's a simple but effective method.”
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Ever want to follow a topic? Here's a quick how-to guide.
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michel verstrepen's curator insight, March 25, 3:48 AM

Ever want to follow a topic? Here's a quick how-to guide.

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Stephen Fry Launches Pindex, a “Pinterest for Education”

Stephen Fry Launches Pindex, a “Pinterest for Education” | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
“ Who can now deny that, in the internet, we have the greatest educational tool ever conceived by mankind? Surely no Open Culture reader would deny it, anyway, nor could they fail to take an interest in a new startup aiming to increase the internet's educational power further still:”
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Worth a look
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ernestprats's curator insight, March 14, 2:10 AM
Worth a look
Peter Mellow's curator insight, April 5, 8:00 PM
April 6th 2016 - To date, I have found Pindex very disappointing as a potential education tool. A very limited toolset, perhaps better suited for a school audience or the general public. Hopefully they will take feedback on board and add some of the features that are missing. 
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Introducing ‘Stories Teachers Share’ Podcast From MindShift

Introducing ‘Stories Teachers Share’ Podcast From MindShift | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
MindShift has a new podcast! Take a listen.
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A good PD session on the way home.
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Arts Integration Allows Students to Engage Abstract Concepts in New Ways

Arts Integration Allows Students to Engage Abstract Concepts in New Ways | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
Schools across the country are finding that integrating arts into academic subjects can be a powerful way to help students deepen their understanding.
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Great with the increasing focus on STEAM.
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Great with the increasing focus on STEAM.
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AUGMENTED PRINT: COMBINING THE BEST OF PRINT AND DIGITAL CONTENT

AUGMENTED PRINT: COMBINING THE BEST OF PRINT AND DIGITAL CONTENT | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
“ Sam Gliksman is the author of Creating Media for Learning , one of the first “augmented print” books. ”
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Robots in Education: What’s Here and What’s Coming | Edudemic

Robots in Education: What’s Here and What’s Coming | Edudemic | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
Between self-driving cars and hoverboards, futuristic technology seems closer than ever. Nowhere is this more of a reality than in the field of robotics.
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Breaking the Code: Unleashing the Talents of Our Girls and Students of Color (EdSurge News)

Breaking the Code: Unleashing the Talents of Our Girls and Students of Color (EdSurge News) | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
My five-year-old girl entered kindergarten this past fall, bringing me one of life’s greatest experiences: watching her explore her curiosities and creativity as she desires and develops skills that will last her a lifetime.
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12 Smooth Tools to Create and Curate for Educators

12 Smooth Tools to Create and Curate for Educators | teaching with technology | Scoop.it

Sharing an interactive list (with examples) of 12 tried and true tools that support educators with creating and curating all year long.


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Sharing an interactive list (with examples) of 12 tried and true tools that support educators with creating and curating all year long.

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This Is How to Create A Simple Educational Poster Using Google Drawings ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

This Is How to Create A Simple Educational Poster Using Google Drawings ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | teaching with technology | Scoop.it

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Make your own classroom posters
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Comment on 4 Tools for Arts Integration in the Content Classroom by sky blue

Comment on 4 Tools for Arts Integration in the Content Classroom by sky blue | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
4 Tools for Arts Integration are very essential.The vital opportunities to make deep connections to the content through their own projects.This tools are reallly helpfull for all.
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The Arts have a huge role to play in connecting content with learning.
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Aardman Animations And Rapt Media Aim To Make Interactive Content More Emotional

Aardman Animations And Rapt Media Aim To Make Interactive Content More Emotional | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
The folks behind Wallace and Gromit and the digital storytelling company want to expand your idea of what interactive video can do.
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Narrative driven games are being given a new twist with Aardman.
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Teach Students about Online Safety with These Excellent Video Tutorials from Google 

Teach Students about Online Safety with These Excellent Video Tutorials from Google  | teaching with technology | Scoop.it

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Staying safe online is not as easy as it could be for young people. Google has produced some video tutorials for students that may help.
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The Benefits Of Student-Led Blogging Projects

The Benefits Of Student-Led Blogging Projects | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
Student blogging empowers students to take charge of their learning and gives their learning purpose. We asked Noelle and Sagarika, Grade 8 Students, from The Badger Rock Times to tell us in thei
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Students tell how they worked on their class blog and took responsibility for all aspects of it.
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Educational Technology Guy: Two infographics with tips for becoming a Power Google User!

Educational Technology Guy: Two infographics with tips for becoming a Power Google User! | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
“ Google is an excellent research and search tool, but there are some tips and features that a lot of people don't know about. These two inforgraphics have some great tips and information on getting more out of Google.”
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Lots of new tips here. ( new to me anyway!)
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John van den Brink's curator insight, March 25, 3:57 AM

Lots of new tips here. ( new to me anyway!)

Tony Guzman's curator insight, March 25, 2:45 PM
This article shares two infographics that can help anyone become a power Google user.
Cristian Puca's curator insight, March 27, 7:05 AM

Consejos para convertirse en un Super Usuario de Google!

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Tools And Tips On How To Write The Perfect Blog Post

Tools And Tips On How To Write The Perfect Blog Post | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
Creating the perfect blog post is difficult. There’s a certain art form to it. Your favorite blogger knows the secrets.
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Sometimes you been your blog for your own pleasure and you don't really mind if no one else appreciates it. If that's not you then you need to get savvy about how your blog looks and reads. This post has some great advice.
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How to Bring ‘More Beautiful’ Questions Back to School

How to Bring ‘More Beautiful’ Questions Back to School | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
Young children ask lots of questions, but around the time they enter school, those questions begin to fade. Author Warren Berger outlines five ways to help
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Questioning techniques are an important skill.
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Podcast Party: A Curated List of Nine Teen-Friendly Podcasts

Podcast Party: A Curated List of Nine Teen-Friendly Podcasts | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
In celebration of The Yarn podcast, created by SLJ blogger Travis Jonker and Colby Sharp, teen librarian Robin Brenner has curated a roundup of podcasts to recommend to young adults who are both new to and well-versed in the format.
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I was recently given the gift of an unwritten curriculum with a blank for a text. I have decided to use 'Serial' Sarah Koenig's exploration of the Adnan Syed case. As part of my research I came across this guide to podcasts for teens. Very useful and some I haven't yet listened to.
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Tech Tip: Coding to Play | SmartBlogs

Tech Tip: Coding to Play | SmartBlogs | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
Coding has been the hot topic in education and STEM conversations for the past year. I have paid attention to the extent that I know it's important for tod
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The games described in this article are a great way to begin your coding in the classroom journey. I like that it's written by a teacher who is not a coder and who says that these games made him want to dive in and find more time for this learning in his classroom.
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Robots 3D Print a Stainless Steel Bicycle

Robots 3D Print a Stainless Steel Bicycle | teaching with technology | Scoop.it

A student team from TU Delft in the Netherlands has designed and produced a fully functional 3D printed stainless steel bicycle. The students designed the frame of the bicycle to demonstrate the potential of a new method for 3D printing metal.


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Robots and 3D printing...doesn't get any cooler than this! ;)

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$10 Smartphone to digital microscope conversion!

$10 Smartphone to digital microscope conversion! | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
“ The world is an interesting place, but it's fascinating up close. Through the lens of a microscope you can find details that you would otherwise nev...”
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Create a digital microscope for your classroom.
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Worldreader partners with the Cisco Foundation to bring 10,000 pieces of STEM content to 2 million readers | Worldreader

Worldreader partners with the Cisco Foundation to bring 10,000 pieces of STEM content to 2 million readers | Worldreader | teaching with technology | Scoop.it
“ Partnership with the Cisco Foundation will ensure the addition of 10,000 pieces of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math books to Worldreader's library.”
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