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Infographic: 10 Principles for Effective Vocabulary Instruction

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Vocabulary Strategies That Work: Do This—Not That!
by Lori Wilfong

Packed with engaging, research-based, classroom-ready strategies for teaching vocabulary.
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How come I haven't found this earlier?

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Connected Classroom: Using Online Tools for Lesson Planning

Connected Classroom: Using Online Tools for Lesson Planning | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
By using these Web tools to organize, create, and find lesson plans, teachers never truly have to start from scratch, says educator Chelsea Baldwin.
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If there's one thing teachers can't get away from, it's lesson planning. Even if you take a week off from your students, you still have to provide lesson plans for the substitute.

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Free Desktop Publishing Software – PagePlus Starter Edition from Serif

Free Desktop Publishing Software – PagePlus Starter Edition from Serif | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
Want to design fantastic looking documents but don’t know how to begin? Download Serif’s PagePlus Starter Edition, a free desktop publishing software package.
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PagePlus Starter Edition is an amazing tool for designing fantastic print documents. This version is 100% free and is yours to keep so download it now and start creating fabulous documents!

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Connected Classroom: Using Online Tools for Lesson Planning

Connected Classroom: Using Online Tools for Lesson Planning | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
By using these Web tools to organize, create, and find lesson plans, teachers never truly have to start from scratch, says educator Chelsea Baldwin.
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How Does Reading Improve Grades?

How Does Reading Improve Grades? | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
The ability to read well affects many aspects of our lives including work, leisure and personal health. Without good reading skills, it is difficult to write a business letter, use a cookbook or follow directions on a medicine bottle.
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Maximum PC

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If drastic measures are needed to erase your information, companies are ready and waiting to “wash out” your digital footprint: for a price. Reputation.com offers a suite of paid services to protect, promote, and defend their customers’ personal data online. Their tagline?

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Classic literature to be dropped from high schools in favor of ‘informational texts’

Classic literature to be dropped from high schools in favor of ‘informational texts’ | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
If you really want to hear about it, new educational standards now approved in 46 out of 50 states mandate that nonfiction books constitute at least 70 per cent of the texts high-school students read.

As a result, The Telegraph reports, literature classics such as The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger and To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee are about to be replaced by insulation manuals and dated dispatches from the Federal Reserve.

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eMedia Teacher Recertification Courses

eMedia Teacher Recertification Courses | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it

S.C. teachers may take these courses for recertification. 

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Free Technology for Teachers: Verbling - Learn a New Language in a Google+ Hangout

Free Technology for Teachers: Verbling - Learn a New Language in a Google+ Hangout | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it

Verbling is a language learning service that launched back in July. When it launched its purpose was to match native speakers of Spanish and English to help each other learn a new


Via Djalem Ahmed, Luciana Viter, Juergen Wagner
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Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
The Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History provides an overview of the history of art as illustrated and represented in the Museum's collection.
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Getting permission

Getting permission can be difficult , but in some cases there are steps likely to yield results. The steps will vary depending on the type of work you need to use. If the work is part of a book or a journal article, check the Copyright Clearance Center ("CCC") first. 

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Free App Encrypts, Destroys Mobile Messages - Dark Reading

Free App Encrypts, Destroys Mobile Messages - Dark Reading | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
Startup Wickr launches today with iPhone, iPad, iTouch app that ‘leaves no trace’ of text, video, and picture messages...
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9 Apps for Young Scientists · Playful Learning

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RT @nharm: Nine apps for youg scienctist http://t.co/8uEgobU2 #ipaded #iosedapp #kidapps #stem
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Free Publishing Resources For Writers; Your Tool Kit Essentials

Free Publishing Resources For Writers; Your Tool Kit Essentials | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
Free resources for writers. Everything you need to know to get published. A list of free resources for poetry, short stories, book publishing, novels...
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Learning Analytics

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There is probably no segment of activity in the education world attracting as much attention at present as that of knowledge management in terms of learning analytics. Learning analytics as defined...
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How to Create Nonreaders

articles by alfie kohn
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Not that you asked, but my favorite Spanish proverb, attributed to the poet Juan Ramón Jiménez, can be translated as follows:  “If they give you lined paper, write the other way.”  In keeping with this general sentiment, I’d like to begin my contribution to an issue of this journal whose theme is “Motivating Students” by suggesting that it is impossible to motivate students.

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Abraham Lincoln's Classroom: support for scholars studying Abraham Lincoln.

Supporting on-line research of Abraham Lincoln, Civil War, emancipation, Abraham Lincoln's speeches, Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War, Abraham Lincoln and slavery.
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Teachers Quick Guide to Blogging

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25 of the Best Websites for Educational Institutions | Vandelay Design Blog

25 of the Best Websites for Educational Institutions | Vandelay Design Blog | Technology and Education Resources | Scoop.it
If you're looking for the best college, university, and educational websites you will find them here. We showcase the best designs from around the world.
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Making Moodle easier to use

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Via steve batchelder, Juergen Wagner
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APA Style

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The APA Style web site provides information about the 6th edition of the APA Publication Manual, tutorials, frequently asked questions, a blog, and other resources for learning APA Style.
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Finding Art Reproductions - Media - CampusGuides at University of Cincinnati

CampusGuides. Media. Finding Art Reproductions.
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Squidoo : Welcome to Squidoo

Squidoo. The popular (free) site for creating single webpages on your interests and recommendations. Even earn money for charity or yourself.
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