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Animaker - Make Animated Videos

Animaker - Make Animated Videos | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
Animaker.com is a cloud-based do-it-yourself (#DIY) video making app that is bringing studio quality professional animation tools within reach of everyone.

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Aris P. Louvris's curator insight, August 13, 2:53 PM

Σε beta έκδοση, δωρεάν με εγγραφή...

Melissa Marshall's curator insight, August 25, 11:41 PM

Here is a new tool for making animations direct from the browser - no apps, no downloads, no cost. I have had a play and it looks pretty good!

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9 herramientas para trabajar con pdf

9 herramientas para trabajar con pdf | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
Una vez hemos acabado nuestros documentos, lo más probable es que queramos, almacenarlos, conservarlos, COMPARTIRLOS, imprimirlos, etc. 


Si hay un formato que se ha impuesto a la hora de hacer todas estas cosas es el “pdf”, más aún sabiendo que reduce significativamente el tamaño de nuestros archivos.


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Javier Arana's curator insight, July 24, 12:11 PM

Muy buen recurso y a la mano. Para manejar pdfs

Nacho Vega's curator insight, August 13, 12:17 PM

Desde combinar documentos, extraer páginas, agregar notas, personalizar fuentes, etc., hasta convertirlos a formatos más trabajables.

Paztrabajo's curator insight, Today, 4:44 AM

Soluciones para el PDF ¡Por fin!

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53+ Free Image Sources For Your Blog and Social Media Posts

53+ Free Image Sources For Your Blog and Social Media Posts | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
In social media, we're all increasingly thinking about visual content. But there's one question we get asked quite often: Where can you find free, good quality images that are cleared to use for your blog posts or social media content?...

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Coding for Kindergarteners

Coding for Kindergarteners | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
Teaching young children to code is far from a tedious exercise with the thoughtful, age-appropriate use of game-like apps and robotic devices.
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How the Web Became Our ‘External Brain,’ and What It Means for Our Kids

How the Web Became Our ‘External Brain,’ and What It Means for Our Kids | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
Search YouTube for “baby” and “iPad” and you’ll find clips featuring one-year-olds attempting to manipulate magazine pages and television screens as though they were touch-sensitive displays. These children are one step away from assuming that such technology is a natural, spontaneous part of the material world.

 

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http://gustmees.wordpress.com/2014/02/28/understanding-the-internet-a-different-approach/

 


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Gust MEES's curator insight, August 6, 3:41 PM
Search YouTube for “baby” and “iPad” and you’ll find clips featuring one-year-olds attempting to manipulate magazine pages and television screens as though they were touch-sensitive displays. These children are one step away from assuming that such technology is a natural, spontaneous part of the material world.


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http://gustmees.wordpress.com/2014/02/28/understanding-the-internet-a-different-approach/


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Focus Your Ears with The Visual Microphone

Focus Your Ears with The Visual Microphone | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
A Group of MIT, Microsoft, and Adobe researchers have managed to reproduce sound using video alone. The sounds we make bounce off every object in the room, causing microscopic vibrations. The Visu...
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10 Free Tools to Help You Manage Your Content

10 Free Tools to Help You Manage Your Content | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it

You’re bound to end up with a set of tools – which help to manage your workflow – after some time spent on a blogging spree. I’m very traditional, and I try to keep it as minimal as possible. Any of the below tools I’ve used at least once, and I’ve tagged them as tools that can help to create, manage and edit content. I hope they’ll prove to be of use to you.


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PkBibi's curator insight, July 24, 5:34 AM

Tools to help you manage your content

Merideth Harrington's curator insight, August 14, 5:10 AM

Everyone needs new tools in the proverbial marketing tool box to stay ahead of the curve and the ones listed below are all ones worth checking out. Creating, managing and editing content can take a significant amount of time each day. Hopefully some of these new tools can help you get the job done in less time. And...who can't use a little extra time in the day as the summer winds down? 

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Free Technology for Teachers

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What Makes a Great Web Site? | WebReference

The definitive reference for Web developers with tutorials on all aspects of Web design and authoring, including JavaScript, DHTML, 3D animation, CSS, RSS, XML, design, Flash and more.
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Top 10 Best Website Builders of 2014

Top 10 Best Website Builders of 2014 | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
Comparing and reviewing the best website builders to help you choose and create a better website, blog or online shop.
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WELCOME TO EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES GROUP, INC. 

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Book Info

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Amazon Unveils E-Book Subscription Service, With Some Notable Absences

Amazon Unveils E-Book Subscription Service, With Some Notable Absences | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
The Internet retailer is entering a competitive field, but is bundling its audiobook library into the service for a decided edge.
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While there are some absences, check out this deal. 

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The Lowdown on Longhand: How Writing by Hand Benefits the Brain

The Lowdown on Longhand: How Writing by Hand Benefits the Brain | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
Studies show that note-taking with pen or pencil is critical to processing and representing information, something that students lose when tapping on a keyboard.
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46 Hidden Tips and Tricks to Use Google Search Like a Boss: Infographic

46 Hidden Tips and Tricks to Use Google Search Like a Boss: Infographic | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it

How often do you use Google to find something on the internet?

If like a lot of people you use Google every day you’ll be astounded by the number of hidden tips and tricks their search facility offers.

Find 46 of them featured in this infographic.


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maurice's curator insight, August 26, 3:28 AM
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LE ROUX Arnaud's curator insight, August 26, 4:38 AM

Toi aussi deviens un crack du Search. @degetel #GoogleSearch  http://wp.me/p33zWa-1pO ;

David Wray's curator insight, August 28, 4:09 AM

Some nice tricks with Google.

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Lego Releases Female Scientists Set, May Appease 7-Year-Old Critic

Lego Releases Female Scientists Set, May Appease 7-Year-Old Critic | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
Months after a girl took the company to task for its female toy figures, Lego has released the Research Institute, a play set created by a "real-life geophysicist, Ellen Kooijman," the company says.
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Internet Safety | Good Practice Guides - www.saferinternet.org

Internet Safety | Good Practice Guides - www.saferinternet.org | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it

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http://gustmees.wordpress.com/2014/03/19/only-internet-safety-and-no-cyber-security-education-in-schools/

 


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Gust MEES's curator insight, August 8, 12:37 PM

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http://gustmees.wordpress.com/2014/03/19/only-internet-safety-and-no-cyber-security-education-in-schools/


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Sue Gaardboe's curator insight, August 10, 5:46 AM

This made me think about not just how we as teachers feel about technology use in schools, but also, how do our students feel about it? We know many of them know more about how to use the technology than we do, so are we involving them in the decisions we make about use and purchase of technology...or are we doing what we've always done and assumed we know better than they do?

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Resources and Downloads for College and Career Readiness

Resources and Downloads for College and Career Readiness | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
Educators from MC2 STEM High School in Cleveland, Ohio, have provided these resources and tools for integrated project-based learning, real-world experiences, and other strategies to prepare students for college and beyond.
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Dipsticks: Efficient Ways to Check for Understanding

Dipsticks: Efficient Ways to Check for Understanding | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
Through alternative formative assessment, teachers can check for student understanding without falling back on the tedious or intimidating pop quiz.
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6 Ways to Filter the Internet and find Valuable Content

Content is King! Content is also EVERYWHERE... In your face with emails.. In your social streams, sponsored updates, every new app claims to be a "news feed but nobody has the time needed to read and sort through EVERY blog post! So why not use automation and dynamic apps to filter the internet based on your preferences allowing you to be more productive and read the stuff that is important to you and share that with your community! That is my focus and here are 6 of the tools I use to do this!


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Ally Greer's curator insight, July 22, 6:34 PM

Great tips & tools from Scoopiteer @Brian Fanzo!

Julia Echeverría's curator insight, July 31, 6:54 AM

Este artículo es realmente interesante, qué sería de nosotros sin la curación de contenidos?, si es lo que realmente importa en la red.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Try Using ThingLink to Create Visual Prompts for Blog Comments

Free Technology for Teachers: Try Using ThingLink to Create Visual Prompts for Blog Comments | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it

By using ThingLink in this way I can have students and more than just text comments in response to the visual prompt. To extend the activity I can have students look for YouTube videos and or websites that will help to explain answers to the questions generated by looking at the featured image. 

 

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http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-tools-for-teaching-people-and-learners/?tag=ThingLink

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Thinglink-Course

 

 

 


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Comunicologos.com's curator insight, July 27, 12:30 PM

Comunicación y Educación 3.0

Nicola Parkin's curator insight, July 28, 7:36 PM

Thinglink is easy to set up. Use with low-stakes activity first to test for student usability issues

LeRay Allen's curator insight, July 29, 2:12 PM

With today's school budget this site is a necessity for

my learners and its cost effective for my school.

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Best Websites for Teaching & Learning 2013 | American Association of School Librarians (AASL)

Best Websites for Teaching & Learning 2013 | American Association of School Librarians (AASL) | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
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Neil deGrasse Tyson's Mom Explains How to Raise a Brilliant Child

Neil deGrasse Tyson's Mom Explains How to Raise a Brilliant Child | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
Though it might be a bit outdated, the old saying goes: "Behind every successful man, there's a great woman." In the case of astrophysicist, author, radio and television host Neil deGrasse Tyson, that great woman would be his mother, Sunchita Tyson.
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Breathe Clean Air and Improve Productivity with These Plants from Greener by Choice with The Green Up Girl

Breathe Clean Air and Improve Productivity with These Plants from Greener by Choice with The Green Up Girl | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
Listen to Greener by Choice with The Green Up Girl episodes free, on demand. Discover how adding these 3 specific plants to your home or office can increase oxygen, filter air and boost your general health.
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10 Self-Evaluation Tips for Technology Instructional Specialists

10 Self-Evaluation Tips for Technology Instructional Specialists | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
Successful technology integration must include an element of reflection to stay focused on how individual teachers and learners will use this technology in the classroom.
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