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10 Tips To Build A Responsive Website [Infographic]

10 Tips To Build A Responsive Website [Infographic] | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it

Want your website to look great on smartphones, tablets, PCs and even TVs? Learn how to go fully responsive.

 

The Web and the mobile browsers remain one of the top ways that users interact with websites and if they have trouble on their smartphone, there is a good chance they are not coming back.

That’s where responsive design can help.

Responsive design is a concept where you build your website once and then format it so it can adapt to any screen size that accesses it. Designers use HTML5 and CSS to build the sites and set parameters so the content will resize itself whether the user is in vertical or horizontal viewing mode, on a tablet, desktop or smartphone or even a screen as large as a television...


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bancoideas's curator insight, April 17, 2013 7:58 AM

Mira esta #infografía con 10 tips para construir tu sitio #web #responsive, #ideas útiles

Filipe MS Bento's curator insight, April 18, 2013 10:30 AM

Excelent infografic (as graphic as you can get!):

Sue Myburgh's curator insight, April 18, 2013 6:09 PM

Wonderful - clear and brief.

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Summer Learning Loss Statistics + Tips To Promote Learning All Summer Long

Summer Learning Loss Statistics + Tips To Promote Learning All Summer Long | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it
Did you know most students lose two months of knowledge in the summer? Find more statistics and how to promote summer learning in our guide.

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Beth Dichter's curator insight, April 29, 10:15 PM

The summer reading slump...as teachers we know that learners will lose skills if they do not use them during the summer. This article (which includes a lengthy infographic) shares statistics about what may happen over one summer (and also shares long- term consequences).

Did you know that a learner at the end of Grade 6 whom has experienced summer learning loss over the years may be 2 years behind their peers?

Or that 2.6 months of math skills are lost over the summer?

Many schools are starting to prepare summer packets with the hope that learners will complete them over the summer. You may find that information in this infographic is worth sharing with parents. They may not be aware of the consequences of how much summer learning loss may impact their child.

Dr. Laura Sheneman's curator insight, April 30, 9:31 AM

My challenge to all of the Region One librarians is to help your students download apps/bookmark/etc. associated with our Virtual Library components.  Host a DIY family night or some other similar event.  Help your families learn ways to keep their children learning for the summer.  http://www.esc1.net/virtuallibrary

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How to Do a Webinar Using Free or Inexpensive Tools

How to Do a Webinar Using Free or Inexpensive Tools | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it
“ Blog post at Right Mix Marketing : Whether you call it a webinar, a webcast, or a web conference, a lot of companies, consultants, authors and small business owners are learni[..]”
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Let the Content Drive Your Tool Webinar - YouTube

“ Articulate, Storyline, Captivate, Lectora, Camtasia, Flash ... what tool should we buy to develop eLearning? Choosing a tool to build eLearning should be dri...”
Via Mayra Aixa Villar
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Worth the time - provides a good overview of capabilities and considerations in choosing an appropriate technology tool.
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The Top Four Webinar Tools for Businesses

The Top Four Webinar Tools for Businesses | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it
“Even high street businesses could benefit from webinar tools. A webinar is a way to conduct sales meetings, training courses, customer support, or collaborative work. It is a form of video conferenci…”
Via Stefano Principato
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Tools to test - GoToMeeting has been a go-to tool but the cost is considerable. Quality is another consideration.
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The Free Online Timeline Maker Is Here: Instant Timeline

The Free Online Timeline Maker Is Here: Instant Timeline | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it

Office Timeline is a free timeline maker PowerPoint add-in that allows you to easily create and share beautiful simple timelines, gantt charts, and project schedules.


Via Robin Good
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Ooooh nice! I'm wondering how this plugin will work with MS Project 2013...perhaps the Gantt chart functionality has been enhanced similarly. Looking forward to checking it out!

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John's curator insight, August 22, 2013 9:47 AM

That is just very handy. Thanks for sharing this excellent tool! 

Alfredo Corell's comment, May 1, 2014 1:08 PM
thanks, but the link is not working now
Margarita Parra's curator insight, December 14, 2014 12:20 PM

Hay que probar esta nueva herramienta. La liga directa:https://www.officetimeline.com/download
 

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Content Curation Tool Scoop.it Announces: Curated Newsletters and MailChimp Integration

Content Curation Tool Scoop.it Announces: Curated Newsletters and MailChimp Integration | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it

Excerpted from Scoop.it Blog:

"This morning we released something really exciting — curated newsletter functionality! We recognize the role curation is playing in the evolution of the newsletter, and we wanted to provide an easy way for our users to expand their reach into the be-all-end-all of web communication — email.

Seamlessly export your Scoop.it topic to a newsletter template or send to your email lists in MailChimp by connecting your accounts with the new MailChimp integration. This feature is free with all Scoop.it accounts and is unlimited until April 15th. To access it, simply click “Manage” on your topic of choice and click “Create a Newsletter.”

 

Read full original article here:

http://blog.scoop.it/2013/03/12/announcing-curated-newsletters-and-mailchimp-integration/


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R.G. Riles's curator insight, March 23, 2013 1:30 PM

We are avid users of scoop.it AND MailChimp - this news is fantastic on our end. As a remdinder, you can find our In-Bound Marketer & Business Unbound Magazine here: http://www.scoop.it/t/inbound-unbound

Tina Stock's curator insight, March 25, 2013 9:49 AM

Well done scoop.it team, well done!

Shanika Journey's curator insight, March 25, 2013 1:21 PM

Niiiiice!

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The Skills Both Online Students And Teachers Must Have - Edudemic

The Skills Both Online Students And Teachers Must Have - Edudemic | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it
What does it take to have an effective online classroom? These skills are critical for both online students and teachers.
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Jeopardy Template | Jeopardy Game | Jeopardy Online Game

Make your own jeopardy template easily without PowerPoint, or play jeopardy games created by other people
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I regularly design & use Jeopardy games for blended and F2F courses but have not had a good way to translate this to online delivery. Here it is! Finally!!

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The Danger of Using Creative Commons Flickr Photos in Presentations

The Danger of Using Creative Commons Flickr Photos in Presentations | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it

"Flickr makes it incredibly easy to search for photos with a Creative Commons license. Unfortunately it also makes it ridiculously easy for users to change the license on all their photos at any time with the click of a button..."


Via Sue Lyon-Jones
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I was pleased to run across this article as I find digital resources, even when licensed under CC, to be a little risky. If at all possible, I try to use photos that are either my own or CC photos that come from sources such as the Smithsonian. There are no guarantees, but there are safer options.

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Flipboard 2.0 aims to get people curating their own digital magazines

Flipboard 2.0 aims to get people curating their own digital magazines | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it
Having attracted 50m users so far, can news app's Pinterest-like new features make it even more mainstream? By Stuart Dredge

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I love Flipboard! What a great app. The only problem is that it is impossible to use for those without tablets. 

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5 Viral Video Principles: How to Make a Viral Video

Think making a viral video is all luck? Think again! SmartShoot has created over 50,000 videos and photo projects for some of the world's biggest brands includi
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Ken Morrison's curator insight, April 5, 2013 8:53 PM

Here is a some pretty good advice on how to make your videos have a better chance of go viral.  I like how it included Seth Godin's quote that "Safe is the new risky".  With that said, it had balanced advice about being 'real'.  I wish it would have used other examples than GoDaddy's "the Kiss"  The Super Bowl exposure throws the statistics out the window in my opinion.

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Online Educational Delivery Models: A Descriptive View (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE.edu

Online Educational Delivery Models: A Descriptive View (EDUCAUSE Review) | EDUCAUSE.edu | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it
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Can You See How Google Glass Will Disrupt Higher Education?

Can You See How Google Glass Will Disrupt Higher Education? | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it
Wearable technology will be challenging to manage if colleges aren’t prepared.
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Free Online Teleprompter

Free Online Teleprompter | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it
Online Teleprompter is a free teleprompter application for personal or commercial use. This application works with most browsers and operating systems. It makes your browser works like a teleprompter.

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8 Reasons Why a Webinar is a Great Marketing Tool

8 Reasons Why a Webinar is a Great Marketing Tool | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it
“ Webinars are taking the digital marketing world by storm. Also known as web conferencing, webinars are services that allow real-time, multicast video conferencing or audio conferencing events to occu…”
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5 Webinar Tools For Marketing Your Expertise

5 Webinar Tools For Marketing Your Expertise | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it
Speaking to groups is a great way to share your expertise and market your services.
But it doesn’t scale, as the saying goes, unless you record the presentation.
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Broadcast Your PowerPoint To All The Devices In The Room with Electric Slide

Broadcast Your PowerPoint To All The Devices In The Room with Electric Slide | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it

Electric Slide is the easiest way to wirelessly present PowerPoint slides, Office documents, PDFs and videos with your iPhone or iPad.

Your device is a remote control that works anywhere with any screen. Since viewers just need your simple URL to follow along, setup is a cinch.

You can also connect your device directly to a TV or projector via HDMI or VGA.


Via Baiba Svenca, Robin Good
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Absolutely cool. Now, how to make it work in a classroom with a diverse student population who perhaps cannot afford iThings...and the classroom PCs are not wireless...hmmm...

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Jacq's comment, March 1, 2013 1:17 AM
It's clever linking app to doc on iPad seamlessly. Thr
Jacq's comment, March 1, 2013 1:18 AM
the pricing for more than one co-user I need to think about
Karen Dietz's comment, March 1, 2013 12:57 PM
I agree Jacq! For some, the pricing won't be an issue. For sole proprietors, it could be something to carefully consider.
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18 Websites that Take Scrolling to the Next Level | Inspiration #websitedesign

18 Websites that Take Scrolling to the Next Level | Inspiration #websitedesign | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it
There was a time when the common practice was to try and place all content above the fold. But now, instead of fearing the scroll, web designers and developers

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The art of the scroll reflects design practices that capitalize upon human-computer interaction opportunities. Infinitely scolling, without purpose, is annoying. The websites highlighted in the article leverage purpose with function to achieve the desired outcome: read this!

 

The bottom line of any successful digital design mentality is to draw visitors in and make them want to stay until the message has been received. 

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10 Tips To Build A Responsive Website [Infographic]

10 Tips To Build A Responsive Website [Infographic] | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it

Want your website to look great on smartphones, tablets, PCs and even TVs? Learn how to go fully responsive.

 

The Web and the mobile browsers remain one of the top ways that users interact with websites and if they have trouble on their smartphone, there is a good chance they are not coming back.

That’s where responsive design can help.

Responsive design is a concept where you build your website once and then format it so it can adapt to any screen size that accesses it. Designers use HTML5 and CSS to build the sites and set parameters so the content will resize itself whether the user is in vertical or horizontal viewing mode, on a tablet, desktop or smartphone or even a screen as large as a television...


Via Lauren Moss, Brian Yanish - MarketingHits.com
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bancoideas's curator insight, April 17, 2013 7:58 AM

Mira esta #infografía con 10 tips para construir tu sitio #web #responsive, #ideas útiles

Filipe MS Bento's curator insight, April 18, 2013 10:30 AM

Excelent infografic (as graphic as you can get!):

Sue Myburgh's curator insight, April 18, 2013 6:09 PM

Wonderful - clear and brief.

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Pics4Learning | Free photos for education

Pics4Learning | Free photos for education | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it
Thousands of copyright free and copyright friendly images and photos for teachers and students.
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The 10 Best Web Tools For Flipped Classrooms - Edudemic

The 10 Best Web Tools For Flipped Classrooms - Edudemic | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it
Here's a useful list of the best web tools for flipped classrooms, complete with what each tool is and how teachers are using it right now!
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I already use most of the tools mentioned in the article, but it is a good reminder nonetheless. 

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Presenting... the Digital Public Library of America!

Presenting... the Digital Public Library of America! | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it

"Two-and-a-half years ago, at a meeting in Cambridge, leaders of 42 of America's top libraries and research institutions decided that the time had come to buildsomething together. But what was that thing?" And "that thing" is now launched... the Digital Public Libary of America!


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Beth Dichter's curator insight, April 19, 2013 9:15 PM

The library director answers three questions about this new venture:

* What is the Digital Public Library of America? What do you hope it will become?

* Can you give us examples of collections or items that are part of the DPLA that people can look forward to exploring?

* Can you talk about how the Digital Public Library of America fits in with the role of libraries going forward in the 21st century?

Think about it. Forty-two institutions have come together to share their materials online. The library will have exhibits and allow you to search by location, time and keyword. You can create an account and save your searches (and they may be public or private). This is a new resource that will allow you and your students to find primary documents and artifacts that otherwise would not be available to them. Take the time to check it out. The site is located at http://dp.la.

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Create Beautiful Looking Quotes Picture

Create Beautiful Looking Quotes Picture | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it

Via Ana Cristina Pratas, Gust MEES, James Funk
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Very cool app! Simplifies the process of making banners, backgrounds, quotes. Super easy to use. 

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Gust MEES's curator insight, April 2, 2013 5:34 AM

 

A MUST try out!!! Lots of possibilities...

 

Optimanova's curator insight, April 9, 2013 4:19 AM

Perfect for Pinterest!!

Juan Fernández's curator insight, May 31, 2013 8:13 AM

It looks like a great tool for language teachers. Something to create quick messages or sentences in a fun way. 

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The lesson you never got taught in school: How to learn! | Neurobonkers | Big Think

The lesson you never got taught in school: How to learn! | Neurobonkers | Big Think | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it
A paper published in  Psychological Science in the Public Interest  has evaluated ten techniques for improving learning, ranging from mnemonics to highlighting and came to some surprising conclusions.  The report is quite a heavy document so...
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Company to help institutions embrace open educational resources | Inside Higher Ed

Company to help institutions embrace open educational resources | Inside Higher Ed | Technologies for Teaching, Learning & Collaborating | Scoop.it
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