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Are You a Future Ready Librarian? | Knowledge Quest

Are You a Future Ready Librarian? | Knowledge Quest | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it

Joanna Gerakios  writes: " The Future Ready Librarianswebpage states, “If properly prepared and supported, school librarians are well-positioned to be at the leading edge of the digital transformation of learning.” What about you? Are you ready to champion the future ready cause and lead in transforming learning at your school? I bet you are already actively involved in this effort. I encourage you to reflect upon what you are already doing and consider how you and your library can build from there. I also urge you to explore these resources at the Future Ready website so you can be fully prepared to play a central role in the “future ready” conversation and implementation in your school or district."


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Mary Reilley Clark's curator insight, August 11, 12:00 PM

Our district has signed on, and I was on the initial planning committee, but we haven't heard anything since. Time to investigate!

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Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week - Four Options for Creating & Using Rubrics in Google Drive

Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week - Four Options for Creating & Using Rubrics in Google Drive | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
A good rubric can help students understand what is expected of them and it can help teachers score students' assignments consistently and efficiently. If your students are submitting assignment

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Always great info - how does he do it!?

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GwynethJones's curator insight, March 29, 10:10 AM

Always great info - how does he do it!?

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Resources and Downloads to Facilitate Inquiry-Based Learning

Resources and Downloads to Facilitate Inquiry-Based Learning | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it

Find information, strategies, protocols, and tools -- including resources and downloads from teachers and schools – to promote curiosity and engage students in asking questions, thinking critically, and solving problems.


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20 Tips To Promote A Self-Directed Classroom Culture

20 Tips To Promote A Self-Directed Classroom Culture | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it

20 Tips To Promote A Self-Directed Classroom Culture


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Excellent tips!!  Great life skills.

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Susan Grigsby @sksgrigsby's curator insight, December 11, 2015 8:07 AM

You all KNOW I thought of how these tips for classroom teachers almost perfectly match the way 21st century librarians have been running their media centers for years, right? We have been modeling this behavior for quite some time so be sure to mention that when sharing this article with your teachers and administrators!

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What is digital fluency?

What is digital fluency? | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
Crucially, the outcome of being digitally fluent relates to issues of responsibility, equity and access. We all have the right to fully participate in a digitally-enabled education system and in an increasingly digitised society. If we work with fluency in the way we use technologies, we are able to keep ourselves safe online and take full advantage of life chance opportunities such as being able to apply for work, manage our finances, or be part of our local community

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Ricard Garcia's curator insight, November 3, 2015 7:31 AM

Nice interesting article

Louise Robinson-Lay's curator insight, November 6, 2015 10:14 PM
Teaching students to create their own learning is every bit as important as teaching subject knowledge, arguably, more so.
Marta Botella's curator insight, November 9, 2015 6:52 AM

En pleno Siglo XXI las competencias digitales se han convertido en un requisito indispensable para la sociedad, tanto en el trabajo como en el día a día de las personas. Por ello se pide el reconocimiento de las competencias digitales como habilidades básicas esenciales.

Los maestros deben fomentar las competencias digitales en sus alumnos con el fin de formar ciudadanos capaces de resolver toda clase de problemas con eficacia y creatividad.

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Developing Digital Literacy Through Content Curation

Developing Digital Literacy Through Content Curation | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
With the amount of content that is shared on the Internet every minute, it’s no surprise that many people feel overwhelmed by the quantity of information out there. This is why content curation is becoming an essential digital literacy skill for teachers and students.

 

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

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2013/04/25/learn-every-day-a-bit-with-curation/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2015/10/29/if-i-would-own-a-company-what-skills-would-i-expect-from-my-workers-in-21st-century/

 

https://globaleducationandsocialmedia.wordpress.com/2014/01/19/pkm-personal-professional-knowledge-management/

 


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delmy's curator insight, November 10, 2015 7:27 PM

# sceuned15

T. Ryno's curator insight, November 13, 2015 5:13 AM

Content curation is certainly an important digital literacy skill, very useful for citizenship as a whole. An awesome tool to increase the current level of critical thinking. 

Janine Roy's curator insight, November 29, 2015 8:33 PM

Content curation has become an essential digital literacy skill for teachers and students.

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Digital Citizenship: Resource Roundup

Digital Citizenship: Resource Roundup | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
Check out Edutopia's collection of articles, videos, and other resources on internet safety, cyberbullying, digital responsibility, and media and digital literacy.

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Evolution of Note Taking: New Forms

Evolution of Note Taking: New Forms | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
Note taking is a big topic among educators. How do we teach it to our students? What are the best methods? Is digital note taking worse than taking your notes on a piece of paper? I am a big advoca...

 

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

 


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Barbara Macfarlan's curator insight, August 21, 2015 7:09 PM

This sums it up nicely.

Ajo Monzó's curator insight, August 22, 2015 5:52 AM

very interesting!

Suvrodeb Biswas's curator insight, August 24, 2015 5:11 AM

wow........

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Michelle Ha Tucker - Library Innovation by Design

As the role of the library shifts beyond simply being an access and lending institution to providing a venue and platform for learning, innovation and creativity, ...

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Anne Whisken's curator insight, August 11, 2015 5:11 AM

Design thinking is an approach rather than a process

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School Librarians Want More Tech—and Bandwidth | SLJ 2015 Tech Survey

School Librarians Want More Tech—and Bandwidth | SLJ  2015 Tech Survey | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
IPads, maker spaces, 3-D printers, and coding skills top the tech wish lists for 1,259 school librarians across the country, according to School Library Journal’s 2015 Technology Survey.

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Joyce Valenza's curator insight, August 4, 2015 7:43 AM

The data demonstrate leadership and issues.  Great to share with admins!

Gaby Vaca's curator insight, November 25, 2015 11:58 AM

Interesting how librarians combine the new with traditional.

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Powerful Partnerships to Boost Personalized Learning Infographic | Infographics

Powerful Partnerships to Boost Personalized Learning Infographic | Infographics | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
This Powerful Partnerships to Boost Personalized Learning outlines the key lessons from programs which have successfully scaled their online and blended learning opportunities.

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Nicole Reid's curator insight, July 17, 2015 1:43 PM

This is something I feel to be important for any business. Currently at my job position was tasked with creating an infographic and got completely lost. I think making sure your information is visually pleasing is extremely important for getting your point across.

 

Jason Smith's curator insight, July 18, 2015 12:51 PM

More info in regards to Blended Learning

Carol Ann Frey Reinagel's curator insight, July 21, 2015 2:05 PM

Love this! Individualized learning = self-paced learning for mastery. #VBBT2015

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8 Design Steps for an Academic Makerspace -- THE Journal

8 Design Steps for an Academic Makerspace -- THE Journal | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
If you build it, will they come? That is the question many schools have about finding room on campus for a "makerspace."

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Resources for Teaching Students HOW TO LEARN | Learning To Learn

Resources for Teaching Students HOW TO LEARN | Learning To Learn | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
Why do Schools Rarely Teach Students How to Learn? Schools are so caught up in teaching fundamentals like reading, writing, and good old “‘rithmatic”, as and knowledge required to pass standardized tests, but how often are they actually teaching students




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Assignment Help's curator insight, June 3, 2015 2:23 AM

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Neil O'Sullivan's curator insight, June 3, 2015 5:51 AM

Learning to Learn is a key focus in the development of UDL. 

Dr. Deborah Brennan's curator insight, June 3, 2015 11:26 AM

How a student learns and how they think is more important than the content knowledge.  With information expanding, it is impossible to know everything, but if a student has developed thinking and process skills, all the information that was and will be is possible.  Our curriculum needs revision to focus on thinking skills development, as well as reflection time so students can learn how they learn, not just what they have learned.

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How to Destroy Creativity and Innovation

How to Destroy Creativity and Innovation | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
Creativity and innovation are the lifeblood of every organization. This poster describes 13 ways that creativity and innovation are destroyed every day.

 

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

 

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

 

- http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Sir+Ken+Robinson

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Frank+SONNENBERG

 


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Creativity and innovation are the lifeblood of every organization. This poster describes 13 ways that creativity and innovation are destroyed every day.

 

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

 

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

 

- http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Sir+Ken+Robinson

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Frank+SONNENBERG

 

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JunoPark's curator insight, April 2, 3:47 AM
Creativity and innovation are the lifeblood of every organization. This poster describes 13 ways that creativity and innovation are destroyed every day.

 

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

 

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

 

- http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Sir+Ken+Robinson

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Frank+SONNENBERG

 

Silvia Nascimento's curator insight, April 4, 8:21 PM
Creativity and innovation are the lifeblood of every organization. This poster describes 13 ways that creativity and innovation are destroyed every day.

 

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

 

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

 

- http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Sir+Ken+Robinson

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Frank+SONNENBERG

 

Felix Val's curator insight, April 5, 3:21 AM
Creativity and innovation are the lifeblood of every organization. This poster describes 13 ways that creativity and innovation are destroyed every day.

 

Learn more / En savoir plus / Mehr erfahren:

 

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

 

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

 

- http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Sir+Ken+Robinson

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Frank+SONNENBERG

 

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Presentation Software - Zeetings

Presentation Software - Zeetings | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
Presentation software that supports Q&A sessions, polling, slide sharing to mobile devices, audience data collection.

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Dell Technical Support Phone Number 1 (800) 204-4427's curator insight, February 25, 4:48 AM

How to Set-up Your New #Dell Laptop? Call us 1 (800) 749-0917

1. Physical Set-up
2. Microsoft Windows Set-up
3. Create your Windows restore media
4. Update Windows
5. Update Drivers

Ask to Expert 1-800-749-0917 http://goo.gl/yUI3tx Your #Dell_laptop backed with #Window operating system that is the most crucial base of all #computer_programs to run
or perform various task.

elearning at eCampus ULg's curator insight, February 26, 6:01 AM

Pour sortir des classiques

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Self-Regulation: The Other 21st Century Skills

Self-Regulation: The Other 21st Century Skills | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
Due to the interest of my post The Other 21st Skills, I decided to individually discuss each of the skills or dispositions I proposed that are in addition to the seven survival skills as identified...

 

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https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2014/03/29/practice-learning-to-learn/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2015/07/19/learning-path-for-professional-21st-century-learning-by-ict-practice/

 

https://globaleducationandsocialmedia.wordpress.com/2014/01/19/pkm-personal-professional-knowledge-management/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2015/12/22/practice-how-does-the-internet-help-me-in-my-private-life-professional-development-job-and-career/

 


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Lihi Telem's curator insight, January 20, 1:29 AM

מאמר מעניין וחשוב על הנושא של ניהול עצמי בלמידה ובכלל כחלק ממכלול של מיומנויות נוספות על המוכרות לנו במאה ה-21

Tasia Thompson's curator insight, January 24, 5:03 PM

We try to teach this as educators, but self regulation is also a skill most parents  try desperately to teach their teens and young adult college kids so that they will have a fighting chance to be successful/"make it" in this competitive world. 

Eduard Lorda's curator insight, January 28, 4:09 AM

#skills #recursos

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25 awesome apps for teachers, recommended by teachers

25 awesome apps for teachers, recommended by teachers | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
What are the best apps for teachers? We asked TED-Ed Innovative Educators and the TED-Ed community. Below, 25 awesome apps recommended for teachers, by teachers. For teaching students how to presen...

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It's nice to see that the great tools continue to be recommended!

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Jess Boisen's curator insight, June 4, 1:44 AM
Collection of awesome apps for teachers to help in getting your students to use technology in the classroom, with many apps that can be used for collaboration purposes. 
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Introducing Zaption Presenter - Now In Beta Testing

Introducing Zaption Presenter - Now In Beta Testing | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
Big news! We’ve been hard at work these past few months building a new product to help you get even more out of video. We call it Zaption Presenter, and it’s a whole new way to watch Zaption video...

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Love this idea.  Seeing what students are thinking.

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Henrietta Marcella Paz-Amor's curator insight, November 6, 2015 1:48 PM

This looks very promising! I'm looking forward to testing it... 

Chris Carter's curator insight, November 6, 2015 9:41 PM

Zaption is simply the best tool out there for what it does. It makes videos interactive. The analytics that teachers receive from the resource are golden.

Becky Roehrs's curator insight, November 10, 2015 8:10 AM
Love zaption
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How People Learn: An Evidence-Based Approach

How People Learn: An Evidence-Based Approach | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it

Teachers will always need to use their knowledge of students and content to make professional judgments about classroom practice. However, we believe the art of teaching should also be informed by a robust understanding of the learning sciences so that teachers can align their decisions with our profession's best understanding of how students learn.


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15 Best New Writing Apps You've Never Heard of

15 Best New Writing Apps You've Never Heard of | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
Writing is a pretty low tech activity. All you really need is a pen. So you don't need any of the following apps. But want? That is a different story — Read on!

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These all look like wonderful tools to try!

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SENAME Interactive's curator insight, September 25, 2015 12:02 AM

Want to create content for your audience? No need of papers, pen and  books. Here are best new writing apps that helps for paperless writing. The list includes Evernote, Trello and goes beyond it.

Calliope Global Fran's curator insight, September 25, 2015 11:28 AM
@JenWilliamsEdu #digitalliteracy
Lisa Murray's curator insight, October 4, 2015 5:34 PM

Writing is a doorway to prolific creation and a way to build relationships with your audience. These apps are fun, different and creative!

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A Teacher’s Guide For Creating A School Twitter Chat

A Teacher’s Guide For Creating A School Twitter Chat | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
A Teacher’s Guide For Creating A Twitter Chat In Your School
by Nellie Mitchell
A twitter chat is an amazing resource for professional development AND gives educators the option to participate in their PJs, from the comfort of their own home!

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Learning Spaces: Campfires, Watering Holes, Holodecks?

Learning Spaces: Campfires, Watering Holes, Holodecks? | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
Our workplace has been in the midst of great change recently. Walls have been knocked down, furniture has been culled and storage systems replaced. The result is a huge space, which has brought man...

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Some good questions posted here. Mine is:  is it enough to change the room if the teaching does not reflect it?

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Anne Whisken's curator insight, August 11, 2015 5:14 AM

Great coverage and explanation.  

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A MUST READ! What Education Technology Could Look Like Over the Next Five Years

A MUST READ!  What Education Technology Could Look Like Over the Next Five Years | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
A survey of schools around the world reveals what schools could look like, trends in personalized learning, the role of teachers and challenges to exciting techniques.

 

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https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2015/07/19/learning-path-for-professional-21st-century-learning-by-ict-practice/

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https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2014/07/10/education-collaboration-and-coaching-the-future/

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https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2013/12/21/privacy-in-the-digital-world-shouldnt-we-talk-about-it/

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R.Conrath, Ed.D.'s curator insight, August 9, 2015 2:39 PM
A survey of schools around the world reveals what schools could look like, trends in personalized learning, the role of teachers and challenges to exciting techniques.

 

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https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2015/07/19/learning-path-for-professional-21st-century-learning-by-ict-practice/

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https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2014/07/10/education-collaboration-and-coaching-the-future/

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https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2013/12/21/privacy-in-the-digital-world-shouldnt-we-talk-about-it/

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ernestprats's curator insight, August 10, 2015 1:51 AM
A survey of schools around the world reveals what schools could look like, trends in personalized learning, the role of teachers and challenges to exciting techniques.

 

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https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2015/07/19/learning-path-for-professional-21st-century-learning-by-ict-practice/

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https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2014/07/10/education-collaboration-and-coaching-the-future/

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https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2013/12/21/privacy-in-the-digital-world-shouldnt-we-talk-about-it/

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Jennifer Hincapie's curator insight, May 4, 9:10 PM
This article offers a snapshot of where ed tech stands now and where it is likely to go in the next five years, according to 56 education and technology experts from 22 countries.

The overall of the topic is divided at three different moments. first, we encounter the trends in educatioon among which we can find deeper learning, rethinking learning and collaboration, it means that these  aspects have started to be included in every-day lesson, and educators have been concerned about it more often than before, but when could it be done?

On the other side, we find the challenges as Authentic Learning, Professional Development, and Personalized Learning & Teacher’s Role, so finally how are we going to conceive technlogy in our classrooms over the next five years?, Are we going to be able to overcome all of these chhallenges, and if so, which is going to be the rle of the educator in the field?, all question that need to be answered
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How a 21st Century Librarian Enhances Student Learning -- THE Journal

How a 21st Century Librarian Enhances Student Learning -- THE Journal | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it
An award-winning director of library services shares her best practices for using LiveBinders, makerspaces and a variety of interactive tools to kickstart libraries in her district.

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How to Use the Team Building | Infographic | ICT | eSkills

How to Use the Team Building | Infographic | ICT | eSkills | technology changing classrooms | Scoop.it

Many of you have used the infographics to enhance a teacher meeting, a workshop, or other educational experience. It's so much fun to see how the infographics are being used around the world! 

 

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

 


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Carlos Rodrigues Cadre's curator insight, July 19, 2015 10:56 AM

adicionar sua visão ...

Pauline Flavier's curator insight, July 20, 2015 9:18 PM

Interesting read

Matt Manfredi's curator insight, July 27, 2015 1:50 PM

In my IB History classes we are ALWAYS fostering a cohort mentality!