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It is undeniable that technology plays an essential role in education. This topic is my way of staying updated with the latest trends and share my passion with the community.
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Kahoot! | Game-based blended learning & classroom response system

Kahoot! | Game-based blended learning & classroom response system | Tech & Education | Scoop.it
Kahoot! is a classroom response system which creates an engaging learning space, through a game-based digital pedagogy. Kahoot!

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Ricard Garcia's curator insight, November 13, 2013 8:15 AM

A different way to make our students interact with their peers. Quizzes and tasks as challenging activities!

Dennis T OConnor's curator insight, November 13, 2013 12:16 PM

Looks like an intriguing tool for those comfortable with mobile systems.  

Kim-Daniel Vattøy's curator insight, March 23, 2014 8:08 AM

Mobile-assisted language learning has the potential to broaden the scope of varied and creative teaching. 

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Explee - Animate your ideas

Explee - Animate your ideas | Tech & Education | Scoop.it
Explee is a cloud-based presentation software that allows you to create amazing and mind-blowed animated videos. Select animations that fit with your speech and produce your video. The result: a beautiful and efficient video presentation.

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Carmenne K. Thapliyal's curator insight, October 17, 2013 3:11 AM

Looks like a good tool though haven't tried it as yet. The basic features are free of cost.

Willemijn Schmitz's curator insight, November 1, 2013 1:04 PM

Ook al op de cloud. Ik ga verschillende uitproberen.

Agora Abierta's curator insight, November 2, 2013 1:59 PM

More animated presentations

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How To Use Google Drive and Evernote To Create Digital Portfolios

How To Use Google Drive and Evernote To Create Digital Portfolios | Tech & Education | Scoop.it
As iPads proliferate in schools around the world, and students as well as teachers create more and more content, questions about what to do with all of those learning objects have arisen.

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Ricard Garcia's curator insight, January 17, 2013 2:28 AM

These two powerful tools are easily turned into powerful elements for our digital portfolio!

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How A British School Successfully Integrated Technology - Edudemic

How A British School Successfully Integrated Technology - Edudemic | Tech & Education | Scoop.it
Essa Academy in Bolton nearly doubled its pass rate at GCSE within just two years and has grabbed global headlines for its innovative use of technology around the school.

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10 Of The Best Educational Online Games

10 Of The Best Educational Online Games | Tech & Education | Scoop.it
10 great educational online games to use with students. From climate change to surgery, every child will find something to engage and excite.

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The Difference Between Doing Projects Versus Learning Through Projects

The Difference Between Doing Projects Versus Learning Through Projects | Tech & Education | Scoop.it

"We’ve clarified the difference between projects and project-based learning before. Projects are about the product, while project-based learning is about the process."


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Ricard Garcia's curator insight, November 5, 2013 6:57 AM

Easy approach, reeeeeally useful!!

Richard Whiteside's curator insight, November 11, 2013 8:31 AM

Not research per se, but it's an interesting prompt towards thinking carefully about uilding projects for education. There are may things to think about to make a project a really good, worthwhile learning experience. 

Miles McGeehan's curator insight, November 11, 2013 10:28 AM

I completely concur.  Excellent graphic.

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Designing eLearning For ipads

Find about emerging need of eLearning on iPads, learn how to get started with it as a first step towards ‘mobile learning’.

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Ricard Garcia's curator insight, February 25, 2013 2:21 AM

Let's get started with iPads. Teachers need to learn how to use materials and also how to create them

Fernando Yanes's curator insight, February 26, 2013 4:13 AM

Interesante ... como para ir preparando las transformaciones. "La escuela nunca fue ni será el monopolio del conocimiento"

Peter Shanks's curator insight, March 9, 2013 4:57 PM

like them or not, the ipad has become an educational tool that content and application developers can't ignore

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How To Connect With Digitally Distracted Students - Edudemic

How To Connect With Digitally Distracted Students - Edudemic | Tech & Education | Scoop.it
Looking for a few simple ways to reach distracted students? This handy infographic is worth printing out and it's cute to boot! Hey that rhymes!

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Ricard Garcia's curator insight, December 17, 2012 2:05 AM

Have a look at the list of possible approaches... they will all make you think of ways to improve our teaching performance

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Before We Flip Classrooms, Let's Rethink What We're Flipping To

Before We Flip Classrooms, Let's Rethink What We're Flipping To | Tech & Education | Scoop.it

We're hearing a lot of talk about education in these back-to-school days, but a few conversations rise above the din. One such is the chatter about "flipped classrooms," in which students listen to lectures at home and do homework at school. We also hear names like TED, Codecademy, Khan Academy and Knowmia bandied about, not to mention the term "MOOC" and such brands as Udacity, Coursera, MITx, edX . . . What's it all about?


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Twelve Ideas for Teaching with QR Codes

Twelve Ideas for Teaching with QR Codes | Tech & Education | Scoop.it

As mobile learning becomes more and more prevalent, we must find effective ways to leverage mobile tools in the classroom. As always, the tool must fit the need. Mobile learning can create both the tool and the need. With safe and specific structures, mobile learning tools can harness the excitement of technology with the purpose of effective instruction. Using QR codes for instruction is one example of this.


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