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BEST Math Apps of 2013 - Teachers With Apps

BEST Math Apps of 2013 - Teachers With Apps | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“BEST New Math Apps for 2013 - Teachers With Apps (RT @AnnieWSims: BEST Math Apps of 2013 – Teachers With Apps http://t.co/1EXlvthYK9)”
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14 Developments to Watch for in 2014 - Getting Smart by Tom Vander Ark - Assessment, blended learning, Blended Learning Implementation Guide, BYOD, CCSS, common core, deeper learning, edchat, OER

14 Developments to Watch for in 2014 - Getting Smart by Tom Vander Ark - Assessment, blended learning, Blended Learning Implementation Guide, BYOD, CCSS, common core, deeper learning, edchat, OER | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“See on Scoop.it - Tendencias Educativas It's been a big year for innovations in learning.See on gettingsmart.com (14 Developments to Watch for in 2014 - Getting Smart by Tom Vander Ark - Assessment, blended learning, Blended…”
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5 tools I’ll use in 2014 : A Journey in TEFL

5 tools I’ll use in 2014 : A Journey in TEFL | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“RT @BrunoELT: 5 tools I’ll use in 2014: Flipped Classroom, Blended Learning, techy tools … These have ... http://t.co/d85tqzxumd #efl #te…”
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How To Read A Book: 3 Strategies For Critical R...

How To Read A Book: 3 Strategies For Critical R... | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“How To Read A Book: 3 Strategies For Critical Reading (How To Read A Book: 3 Strategies For Critical Reading | @scoopit http://t.co/esIoDTv5HB)”
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The Future of Learning—Digital, Mobile, Real-Ti...

The Future of Learning—Digital, Mobile, Real-Ti... | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“The latest results from Julie Evans, CEO of Project Tomorrow and an advisor to DreamBox, and her Speak Up 2012 National Research Project and Project Tomorrow survey of 364,233 participants, shows the upward spiral of tech use, even by the very young.”
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The Educator's Guide to the "Blended Learning Lesson Plan"

The Educator's Guide to the "Blended Learning Lesson Plan" | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Just like any other lesson, educators must define clear and concise learning goals whenever new elements, technology or other, are brought into the classroom.”
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Durandal 2014

“An open source JavaScript library for creating apps with elegant, clean code. Releases, tooling, training, NextGen tech and more.”
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Talkee

Talkee | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Talkee is a new way of discussing and getting updates about the topics you care about. (You won't believe this picture of #SantaClaus was drawn with MS Paint: The things some people can do with a pe...”
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Our top Podcast apps for Android

Our top Podcast apps for Android | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Our top Podcast apps for Android http://t.co/H0XBuZUO5J”;
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Possibility for peer reviews or oral presentations?
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Blended Learning: Increasing Knowledge Retention at Work

Blended Learning: Increasing Knowledge Retention at Work | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Traditional training can leave your learners dragging their feet. Instead, blended learning ignites motivation and drives knowledge retention at work. (Remember your last corporate training?”
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Blended learning 'the most effective kind' - Virtual College

Blended learning 'the most effective kind' - Virtual College | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Blended learning 'the most effective kind' Virtual College A combination of face-to-face instruction and online training, otherwise known as blended learning, is the most effective form of education.”
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7 Excellent Free Blended Learning Resources – U...

7 Excellent Free Blended Learning Resources – U... | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“A set of Powerful Resources and Tools to Help Educators Understand Why Blended Learning is Vital and How to Develop or Improve Your Approach to it.”
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Ten great tools for storyboarding

Ten great tools for storyboarding | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
América Learning & Media
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14 Developments to Watch for in 2014 - Getting ...

14 Developments to Watch for in 2014 - Getting ... | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“It's been a big year for innovations in learning. (14 Developments to Watch for in 2014 - Getting Smart by Tom Vander Ark - Assessment, blended learnin...”
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10 Do’s and Don’ts for eLearning Visuals | eLea...

10 Do’s and Don’ts for eLearning Visuals | eLea... | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Keep in mind that specific eLearning platforms can have different ways to feature visuals throughout your course. These are 10 Do’s and Don’ts for choosing eLearning visuals, beginning with the quality.”
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An interesting subdiscussion
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What’s Our Vision for the Future of Learning? |...

What’s Our Vision for the Future of Learning? |... | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Author David Price writes: "If schools are coming into direct competition with the learning opportunities available in the informal social space, it has to be said that this is a pressure, which barely registers within the political discourse.”
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Trends from 2013: technology

Trends from 2013: technology | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“ I continue my look back at the year's major trendlines in education and technology. This is the second post of a series based on the FTTE reports, starting with this one on 2013's education trends...”
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What if You Blended Adaptive Learning With MOOCs? | EduWire.com

What if You Blended Adaptive Learning With MOOCs? | EduWire.com | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“EduWire.com curates critical news and trends in the higher education technology arena.”
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The Human Touch in the Age of Technology - Getting Smart by Tom Vander Ark - blended learning, Edmodo, innoavtion, Online Learning, personalization

The Human Touch in the Age of Technology - Getting Smart by Tom Vander Ark - blended learning, Edmodo, innoavtion, Online Learning, personalization | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Lessons from informal learning, online higher education, and corporate training are useful guideposts, but the U.S. K-12 shift is really a hunch about the importance of personalization and relationships.”
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Developing a Mobile App - Finally Affordable for Small Businesses?

Developing a Mobile App - Finally Affordable for Small Businesses? | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Out of the Box Mobile Apps levels the playing ground between big brands and small business by offering affordable mobile app development, making it clear that apps are not just for big business any more.”
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Should we build our own apps?
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The Future of Learning—Digital, Mobile, Real-Time - Getting Smart by Guest Author - #blendchat, blended learning, Dreambox, EdTech, elemchat, teacher preparation

The Future of Learning—Digital, Mobile, Real-Time - Getting Smart by Guest Author - #blendchat, blended learning, Dreambox, EdTech, elemchat, teacher preparation | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“The latest results from Julie Evans, CEO of Project Tomorrow and an advisor to DreamBox, and her Speak Up 2012 National Research Project and Project Tomorrow survey of 364,233 participants, shows the upward spiral of tech use, even by the very young.”
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iPad Programs Help Students With Shakespeare

iPad Programs Help Students With Shakespeare | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“WordPlay Shakespeare and other programs allow readers to watch or listen to sections of his works as they view the text. (Fantastic use of tech for blended learning experience re: Shakespeare. "Is This a Video I See in Front of Me?”
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Has to be worth a test run....
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After Setbacks, Online Courses Are Rethought

After Setbacks, Online Courses Are Rethought | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“Large-scale online courses, hailed as a way to democratize higher education, have so far been plagued by very high attrition rates. (The evolution of MOOCs. Turns out they work better as part of a blended learning/flipped classroom model.”
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Media platform for blended learning, flipped cl...

Media platform for blended learning, flipped cl... | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
“MediaCore’s powerful media library provides schools, higher ed institutions and businesses with an easy way to share and manage their educational content. (Media platform for blended learning, flipped classrooms and digital education | Medi...”
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Teachers Quick Guide to Blogging ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Teachers Quick Guide to Blogging ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Technology for Education | Scoop.it
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Worth a look as we start the journey...
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