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Mange Classroom Workflow with Showbie

Mange Classroom Workflow with Showbie | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it

Are you looking for an easy and efficient way to manage the workflow in your 1:1 iPad classroom?

Showbie is an iPad app that offers a solution to help teachers distribute, collect and evaluate digital assignments created on an iPad. Showbie is simple and easy to use right out of the box.


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Google Stops Scanning Student Gmail Accounts for Ads - Digits - WSJ

Google Stops Scanning Student Gmail Accounts for Ads - Digits - WSJ | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
Google said that it stopped scanning student Gmail accounts for advertising purposes after the practice was scrutinized during a recent court case.
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Game Developers Have a Bright Future With Google Glass

Game Developers Have a Bright Future With Google Glass | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
Game developers should keep a close eye (pun intended) on Google Glass and its potential to create i.
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Four Essential Principles of Blended Learning

Four Essential Principles of Blended Learning | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
As schools become more savvy about blended-learning tactics– the practice of mixing online and in-person instruction -- guidelines and best practices are emerging from lessons learned. Here are four crucial factors to keep in mind as schools plunge in.
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7 Survival Skills For Modern Teachers And Students - Edudemic

7 Survival Skills For Modern Teachers And Students - Edudemic | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
Walk into a school, airport, shopping mall, or even a church and the image is always the same, teens and tweens have their heads down, ear buds on, and a mobile device in their hand. This generation is commonly referred to as Generation Z and they are coming of age with a new set of …
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The Importance of Play in Preparing for Standardized Testing

The Importance of Play in Preparing for Standardized Testing | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
Standardized tests can be a wonderful teaching tool to enrich and deepen classroom learning.

What?! The prevailing wisdom states that standardized testing drains the life out of a classroom and saps
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Open Educational Resources (OER): Resource Roundup

Open Educational Resources (OER): Resource Roundup | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
An educator's guide to open educational resources (OER), including online repositories, curriculum-sharing websites, sources for lesson plans and activities, and open textbooks.
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3 Must-Know Tips For Anyone Nervous About EdTech - Edudemic

3 Must-Know Tips For Anyone Nervous About EdTech - Edudemic | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
Dear “Nervous To Try Something New With EdTech”: You know when you spoke with me the other day and told me that that introducing more tech into my class was fine for me because I was ‘into it’ and ‘understood’ it? That you were not going to try a new way of doing things (edtech-wise) …
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Teachers for STEM based Summer Camp (Edtech Jobs)

Teachers for STEM based Summer Camp (Edtech Jobs) | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
i2 Camp is looking for teachers to teach its exciting STEM curriculum to middle school students! Think building robots and rockets, extracting DNA, engineering bioplastics and turbines, searching for life on mars...
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Add Voice Over to PowerPoint Presentations in 5 Easy Steps

Add Voice Over to PowerPoint Presentations in 5 Easy Steps | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
This simple technique is an easy way to turn those PowerPoint Slides into flipped course content. The presentation tool in Microsoft Office is one of the
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Creating tech-savvier teachers

Creating tech-savvier teachers | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
Decades into the computer revolution, many teachers still lack the training needed to use technology effectively in the classroom, according to a new survey. It’s a major problem as schools are invest
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Margaret Atwood, Comics, and the Awakened Imagination

Margaret Atwood, Comics, and the Awakened Imagination | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
Of all the series I have worked on, I have a special place in my heart for the 21 volumes of Graphic Poetry . Published by Rubicon / Scholastic , the series went on to win two major awards, including...
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Twitter and Facebook tied in high school popularity contest

Twitter and Facebook tied in high school popularity contest | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
Twitter's very bad week has a glimmer of hope, thanks to a new study from Harvard's Institute of Politics that shows teenagers might -- just might -- be latching on to Twitter. The Harvard report e...
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Google Turns Off Ad Scanning in Apps for Education Permanently -- Campus Technology

Google Turns Off Ad Scanning in Apps for Education Permanently -- Campus Technology | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
Google today revealed changes to its Apps for Education policies that include permanently disabling scanning in Gmail for its 30 million Apps for Education users and permanently disabling the ability to display ads.
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Edmodo is THE iPad Workflow Solution

Edmodo is THE iPad Workflow Solution | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
The world of iPad workflow just got a whole lot easier. After months of 'work arounds' involving screenshots, Dropbox and pre-tablet technology, the latest Edmodo update has changed the game. Put s...
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7 Survival Skills For Modern Teachers And Students - Edudemic

7 Survival Skills For Modern Teachers And Students - Edudemic | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
Walk into a school, airport, shopping mall, or even a church and the image is always the same, teens and tweens have their heads down, ear buds on, and a mobile device in their hand. This generation is commonly referred to as Generation Z and they are coming of age with a new set of …
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How Teachers Are Learning: Professional Development Remix (EdSurge Guides)

How Teachers Are Learning: Professional Development Remix (EdSurge Guides) | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
Personalized learning is on the rise for learners in our schools. Redesigned schools include personal learning plans, playlists of content tailored to fit each learner, adaptive curriculum, and access to learning anytime and anywhere. That's great for students but what about teachers? Where's the pe
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Transitioning to Open Educational Resources

Transitioning to Open Educational Resources | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
Over the course of educational timelines, the textbook has reigned as the authority in content delivery. The textbook's reign has gone unmatched for many years, but its pedestal is beginning to wobbl
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The Year Ahead: 5 Social Media Trends Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

The Year Ahead: 5 Social Media Trends Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
It's critical to reevaluate your social media strategy at least once a year, if not quarterly.
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Stopping the #Heartbleed: What Edtech Entrepreneurs Must Let Users Know (EdSurge News)

Stopping the #Heartbleed: What Edtech Entrepreneurs Must Let Users Know (EdSurge News) | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
If we’ve learned anything about privacy this year, it’s this: 2014 is the year of the data breach. Each week, the list of companies warning users about compromised data grows, with even the University of Maryland joining Target, Yahoo, Kickstarter and Angry Birds in the League of the Hacked.Over the
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5 Tech Savvy Teaching Tools That Your Students Will Love and Your Peers Will Envy

5 Tech Savvy Teaching Tools That Your Students Will Love and Your Peers Will Envy | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
These Fun, Free Web Applications Make it Quick and Easy to Create Cool Learning Content (Watch out Though, Other Teachers Will be Banging Down Your Door Looking
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Say goodbye to snow days as classrooms go virtual

Say goodbye to snow days as classrooms go virtual | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
Learning math from the French Riviera. Debating Shakespeare with an English teacher from a hotel room overlooking the cathedrals in Rome. Handing in homework while at the beach.
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Margaret Atwood, Comics, and the Awakened Imagination

Margaret Atwood, Comics, and the Awakened Imagination | Tech Teku Weekly - 4 EdTech | Scoop.it
Of all the series I have worked on, I have a special place in my heart for the 21 volumes of Graphic Poetry . Published by Rubicon / Scholastic , the series went on to win two major awards, including...
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