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Under His Hat: In the Classroom

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In honor of President's Day which is fast approaching, check out this great source on Lincoln!

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What is the government's interest in copyright? Not that of the public. - Copyright Librarian

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8 Things to Know about Creativity ( Cool Poster ) ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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National Geographic World Atlas for iPad

National Geographic World Atlas for iPad | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
The National Geographic Word Atlas for 2013 is currently available as a free iPad app. I recommend grabbing it while it’s free. The app features a globe that students can rotate, zoom-in, and...
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The Inconvenient Truth Of Education “Reform”

The Inconvenient Truth Of Education “Reform” | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
Events this week revealed how market-driven education policies, deceivingly labeled as "reform," are revealing their truly destructive effects on the streets and in the corridors of government.
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31 Ninja Tricks for Making Evernote More Awesome

31 Ninja Tricks for Making Evernote More Awesome | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
A collection of spiffy Evernote tricks covering advanced searching, tagging, notebook organization and more.
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What Box?

What Box? | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
I just read a post by John Spencer, “Why Aren't Teachers More Innovative?“ I was struck by a comment from a reader. The comment was a question; “What box? That prompted me to think about what “the ...
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As Ed Tech Blooms, Do We Need More Research on its Use? | Education News

As Ed Tech Blooms, Do We Need More Research on its Use? | Education News | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
Interactive whiteboards are the new overhead projectors, which in their turn were the new chalkboards.
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The Greek and Roman galleries after hours. #emptymet #metmuseum #art #museum
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Has testing reached a tipping point?

Has testing reached a tipping point? | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
It wasn’t that long ago that suggesting America’s schools had become test-obsessed was a lonely endeavor. Although organizations like FairTest and campaign
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7 Fun Ways to Use Technology in the classroom to enrich learning

7 Fun Ways to Use Technology in the classroom to enrich learning | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
With classroom technology educators can get more students engaged, improve collaboration, and most importantly make learning fun!
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Love the kids sitting on balls!  Awesome!

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25 Ways To Use Twitter To Improve Your Professional Development - Edudemic

25 Ways To Use Twitter To Improve Your Professional Development - Edudemic | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
Although LinkedIn gets a lot of love as a professional social media site, Twitter is a force that can’t be ignored by up-and-coming young professionals.
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5 Ways to Show Your iPad on a Projector Screen

5 Ways to Show Your iPad on a Projector Screen | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
Teachers really want to the ability to display their iPad or their students' iPads on a projector screen. Projecting on a large screen is great for demonstrations, simulations, explanations, and showing examples.
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Free Technology for Teachers: A Simple Tool for Cleaning Up Your YouTube Viewing Experience

Free Technology for Teachers: A Simple Tool for Cleaning Up Your YouTube Viewing Experience | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
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Top 5 Apps You Want On Your iPad (including 'how to' video links)

Top 5 Apps You Want On Your iPad (including 'how to' video links) | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
Following a request for my favourite iPad apps, I have included those central to my workflow as an educator. I offer my top 5, with a few suggestions for application of each in the classroom. (Plea...
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New Twitter: How to Unite Your Avatar and Header Image [VIDEO]

New Twitter: How to Unite Your Avatar and Header Image [VIDEO] | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
Need a cool new Twitter profile design? Here's how to use one header image for both your avatar and your header.

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10 Must Have Resources to Teach about Copyright and Fair Use ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

10 Must Have Resources to Teach about Copyright and Fair Use ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
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Texas High Performing Schools Consortium Wants Out of Testing System

Texas High Performing Schools Consortium Wants Out of Testing System | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
The consortium’s first report to the state asked for no testing. In effect, these high-performing schools want to secede from Texas’ testing system.
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20 Google Tricks And Tips For Gmail, Maps & Reader

20 Google Tricks And Tips For Gmail, Maps & Reader | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
20 Google Tricks And Tips For Gmail, Maps & Reader: rss reader, email, google maps
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Keynote Classroom: Keynote News, Tips, Tricks, Tutorials, and Other Resources

Keynote Classroom: Keynote News, Tips, Tricks, Tutorials, and Other Resources | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
Tips, Tricks, Turorials, and Resources for Apple Keynote, part of the iWork Suite of Software
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ED TECH vs EDUCATION

ED TECH vs EDUCATION | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
Picture courtesy of bu.edu This post was written for our school newsletter As many of you may know,  I am active on twitter.  I recently saw a tweet requesting that the educational community no lon...
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8 Resume Tips For The Tech-Savvy Teacher - Edudemic

8 Resume Tips For The Tech-Savvy Teacher - Edudemic | Tech Geek | Scoop.it
If you're a tech-savvy teacher or looking to share your technical knowledge in the classroom, here's a few resume tips you should know about.
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