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5 Instructional Shifts to Promote Deep Learning

5 Instructional Shifts to Promote Deep Learning | Technology for Language Teaching: Key Concepts | Scoop.it

Students can develop transferrable knowledge and skills as they engage in learning experiences that require them to construct knowledge. In order to facilitate these types of deep learning experiences, an adjustment in traditional instructional practices is necessary.


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This links to flattened classroom idea discussed last week MEd

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Interesting ideas to make our classrooms more student driven. 

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I like this infographic about how to help students access higher level thinking skills

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Web Literacies White Paper

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The web is for everyone so, in essence, this web literacies paper is also for everyone. It is, however, likely to be of particular use and value to educators and academics looking for a reference point and framework to help develop web literacies in themselves and others.


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Evidence for blended learning

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Seymour Papert: Project-Based Learning | Edutopia

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Dr. Seymour Papert describes learning environments in which children collaborate around meaningful projects and powerful ideas.
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A Declaration of Interdependence: a crowdsourced short film

This is another video which helps contextualise our discussions on technology and its place in second language learning. See what connections you make. 

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Did You Know? 3.0 (Official Video) -2009 Edition

This video is a couple of years old now but it puts our discussions on technology and language learning in context. 

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How will iPad picture books affect young reader’s literacy? | The Digital Media Diet

How will iPad picture books affect young reader’s literacy? | The Digital Media Diet | Technology for Language Teaching: Key Concepts | Scoop.it

How will iPad picture books affect young reader’s literacy?

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E-learning | Education | The Guardian

E-learning | Education | The Guardian | Technology for Language Teaching: Key Concepts | Scoop.it

A useful site on E-learning from guardian.co.uk

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Sir Ken Robinson: Bring on the learning revolution! | Video on TED.com

In this follow-up to his fabled 2006 TED talk, Ken Robinson makes the case for a radical shift from standardized schools to personalized learning -- creating conditions where kids' natural talents can flourish. His ideas are relevant to key concepts we are looking at. 

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Marc Prensky – Videos

Marc Prensky – Videos | Technology for Language Teaching: Key Concepts | Scoop.it

Marc Prensky coined the term 'digital natives'. This link will take you to a page of videos in which he talks about the concept. 

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Language Learning & Technology vol4num2 September 2000

Language Learning & Technology is a key journal in the field. This issue is all about literacies and technologies. 

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Language Learning & Technology

Another issue of Language Learning & Technology this time on electronic literacy. 

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Get a degree by 'blended learning'

Get a degree by 'blended learning' | Technology for Language Teaching: Key Concepts | Scoop.it
'Blended learning' – combining face-to-face sessions with online work and forums – is one of the fastest-growing trends in education...
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Web 2.0 Tools for EFL teachers

Web 2.0 Tools for EFL teachers | Technology for Language Teaching: Key Concepts | Scoop.it

Originally set up for a week-long workshop on Web 2.0 for EFL teachers in Venezuela2007, this space is now being used as a place to collect ideas on using these new learning technologies, and to support other workshops on using Web 2.0 Tools for language teachers. 

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5 Instructional Shifts to Promote Deep Learning

5 Instructional Shifts to Promote Deep Learning | Technology for Language Teaching: Key Concepts | Scoop.it

Students can develop transferrable knowledge and skills as they engage in learning experiences that require them to construct knowledge. In order to facilitate these types of deep learning experiences, an adjustment in traditional instructional practices is necessary.


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misscrawleymfl's curator insight, March 17, 2013 12:19 PM

This links to flattened classroom idea discussed last week MEd

Mounds View High School's curator insight, January 15, 11:35 AM

Interesting ideas to make our classrooms more student driven. 

Jeffrey Miles's curator insight, March 17, 8:20 PM

I like this infographic about how to help students access higher level thinking skills

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An anthropological introduction to YouTube

Presented at the Library of Congress, June 23rd 2008. Very interesting!

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Blended Education Bridges Traditional and Online Learning

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Katheryn Rivas discusses the advantages of blending traditional education with online learning.
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Introduction to Technology and 21st Century Learning

An "Introduction to Technology and 21st Century Learning." A video by the New Learning Institute.

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Preparing Students for an Online World

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Blended, sometimes called hybrid, learning is more than another passing educational fad. It’s not only growing in its use, but it’s proving to be an effective means of instruction.
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eLearn Magazine

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eLearn magazine's website carries lots of useful information on eLearning. 

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RSA Animate - Changing Education Paradigms

This animate was adapted from a talk given at the RSA by Sir Ken Robinson, world-renowned education and creativity expert.

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Social Media in Plain English

http://commoncraft.com A simple story that illustrates the forces shaping social media. This is relevant to Web 2.0.

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Epic | Free e-learning White Papers

Epic | Free e-learning White Papers | Technology for Language Teaching: Key Concepts | Scoop.it

Epic is a Brighton-based eLearning company which some MALT graduates have gone on to work for. The company makes available its 'White Papers' on e-learning for free. Most of the areas you are looking at are covered in these white papers. 

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Disruptive technology - Wikipedia

Disruptive technology - Wikipedia | Technology for Language Teaching: Key Concepts | Scoop.it

A good place to get an idea of what disruptive technologies are. 

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Online and Blended Learning | Scoop.it

Online and Blended Learning | Scoop.it | Technology for Language Teaching: Key Concepts | Scoop.it

Another useful Scoop-it! about online and blended learning curated by Greg Ottinger.

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Blended Learning – Cutting Edge Or A Double-Edged Sword?

Blended Learning – Cutting Edge Or A Double-Edged Sword? | Technology for Language Teaching: Key Concepts | Scoop.it

This is overview of the process, tools, and lessons learned in one university's implementation of blended learning...

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