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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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RSA Animate - Drive: The surprising truth about what motivates us

This lively RSA Animate, adapted from Dan Pink's talk at the RSA, illustrates the hidden truths behind what really motivates us at home and in the workplace....

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Ricard Garcia's curator insight, December 18, 2012 6:46 AM

Could we transfer those ideas into the issue of fostering creativity in education? Paramount question!

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The 7 Styles Of Learning: Which Works For You? - Edudemic

The 7 Styles Of Learning: Which Works For You? - Edudemic | Tech & Education | Scoop.it

You love to learn. Your students, colleagues, and parents love to learn. But what kind of styles of learning are most effective for each party? It's about time multiple intelligences are thoroughly regarded and treated in extense in foreign language teaching


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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 Ways To Use Technology To Teach Writing

10 Ways To Use Technology To Teach Writing | Tech & Education | Scoop.it

Both high-tech innovations for learning and the inability of many schoolchildren to write well have been major talking points in educational circles for quite some time, but oddly enough, one may offer a solution to helping remedy the other.

 

There are a variety of tech tools and methods out there for teaching writing that can make the process easier and more fun for both teachers and students. While not every high-tech way of teaching writing will work for every class or every student, there’s enough variety that there’s bound to be something for everyone.

 

Here are a few tech-focused ways to help students learn grammar, essay-writing, and, most importantly, why good writing is so important to their futures.


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Paula Ugalde's comment, December 15, 2012 12:35 AM
Adorei essa curadoria!!
Francisco Velasquez's comment, December 15, 2012 9:04 AM
Bom mesmo !
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12 Principles Of Mobile Learning

12 Principles Of Mobile Learning | Tech & Education | Scoop.it

Mobile Learning is about self-actuated personalization.

As learning practices and technology tools change, mobile learning itself will continue to evolve. For 2013, the focus is on a variety of challenges, from how learners access content to how the idea of a “curriculum” is defined."


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Helene Testud's curator insight, December 17, 2012 2:41 AM

 

 

 
Emily DiGiulio's curator insight, July 12, 2013 9:48 AM

12 Principles of Mobile Learning

roberto gilli's curator insight, October 31, 2013 5:46 AM

I would add: "on-the-job".

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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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