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The one million tweet map #onemilliontweetmap

The one million tweet map #onemilliontweetmap | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it

Real time map shows tweeting from around the world.  You can zoom in on any location.  Gives you the sense that we are all in this together. 


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Applying and Integrating Media and Technology for Learning and Traditional and Post Modern Classroom.
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The 1-hour crash course on integrating project-based learning - Daily Genius

The 1-hour crash course on integrating project-based learning - Daily Genius | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
The era of ‘sage on the stage’ is dwindling in education. Teachers are no longer required to stand up and start talking in front of a group of students until the bell rings.
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Here is a great break down charting the flow of project based learning. If you are a teacher or train people in anything this is a natural way to use naturally occurring problems to learn and give meaning and purpose to that learning.

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Educational Web Tools You Might Not Have Heard of

Educational Web Tools You Might Not Have Heard of | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
January 23, 2015
When designed well, technology can making life easier. Too bad most technology has the opposite effect. Here are a few notable tools that educators say have helped them in some way....
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2015: The Year of the Learner - Wired

2015: The Year of the Learner - Wired | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Handing every student a tablet or laptop will not magically usher our classrooms into the future. Instead, the future of education will be created by learners themselves. It’s tricky for schools to keep up with the pace of innovation.
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The Best Teacher Tools for Taking Screenshots and Annotating Pictures

The Best Teacher Tools  for Taking Screenshots and Annotating Pictures | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
January 22, 2015
Creating tutorials and explanatory guides is best done through the help of screenshots. These are pictures we take of our screens to share with others or include in a visual...
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Building a Better School Day

Building a Better School Day | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
In a union vote Wednesday, Boston teachers approved the school district’s plan to add 40 minutes to each instructional day for kids in grades kindergarten through eight at more than 50 campuses.
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Charles City Students focus on Project Based Learning - KCHA News

Charles City Students focus on Project Based Learning - KCHA News | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Charles City Students focus on Project Based Learning KCHA News CHARLES CITY (IOWA) Fractions and percentages are not the most exciting topic for most 7th grade students, but when you can create real world applicable project based learning –...
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Two Good Tools for The Visually Impaired Learners

Two Good Tools for The Visually Impaired Learners | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
January 16, 2015
In today’s post I am sharing with you two interesting web tools that can help the visually impaired navigate and read the web. VoiceOver and JAWS are two applications that work on...
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Assessment for Learning for Self-Regulation

Assessment for Learning for Self-Regulation | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Learning is deeper, more sustainable when students are active participants and responsible for their learning.What better way to do this than to focus on the opportunities that we provide students for learning?
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ClassDojo Released 5 New Features for Teachers and Parents

ClassDojo Released 5 New Features for Teachers and Parents | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
January 15, 2015
ClassDojo is a classroom tool that helps teachers save time, boost classroom engagement, and improve student behavior quickly and easily, with no painful data entry. ClassDojo also...
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The Other 21st Century Skills: Educator Self-Assessment

The Other 21st Century Skills: Educator Self-Assessment | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
I’ve posted about The Other 21st Skills and Attributes.  This post provides links and resources about these skills as well as an educator self-assessment.  This assessment contains questions to assist the educator in evaluating if and how s/he is...
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Two Google Updates Teachers Should Know about

January 15, 2015
Over the last couple of days Google has been releasing a bunch of interesting updates to some of its services. The most important update in this regard is the release of Google...
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A Very Good Critical Thinking Framework for Teachers and Educators

A Very Good Critical Thinking Framework for Teachers and Educators | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
January 15, 2015
Below is an interesting critical thinking framework I came across through Teachthought. This framework is taken from a journal article written by Robert Duron, Barbara Limbach, and...
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Baby wearables, tracking devices debut at CES 2015

Baby wearables, tracking devices debut at CES 2015 | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
A baby's cries may no longer be a parent's first clue that something is wrong. Bluetooth and wireless equipped pacifiers, patches and bottles are lining up for the job.
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4 Education Technology Trends To Watch - InformationWeek

4 Education Technology Trends To Watch - InformationWeek | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Educational technology is changing rapidly. These four trends will influence learning in schools -- and in corporations.
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6 Important Components Of Online Pedagogy

6 Important Components Of Online Pedagogy | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Originally posted on http://elearningindustry.com/ What makes you a good instructor in the classroom – does not necessarily translate to good pedagogy in an online learning environment.
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25 Ways to Help Your Students Learn Responsibility | Michele Borba

25 Ways to Help Your Students Learn Responsibility | Michele Borba | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Dr. Michele Borba shares 25 activities that can be used as journal prompts, class meeting topics, paired sharing or individual assignments to teach

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Dr. Michele Borba shares 25 activities that can be used as journal prompts, class meeting topics, paired sharing or individual assignments to teach

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In days, the most important FCC decision of our lifetime happens -- save net neutrality or lose it forever...

In days, the most important FCC decision of our lifetime happens -- save net neutrality or lose it forever... | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
The most important FCC vote of our lifetime is about to happen, but Congress is trying to kill net neutrality. Help us change history.
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Is This the Future of Adult Learning? - EdSurge

Is This the Future of Adult Learning? - EdSurge | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
How does the MIT Media Lab develop its adult learning tools?
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Art Lynch's SAG ACTOR Online: Martin Scorsese on the Importance of Visual Literacy

Art Lynch's SAG ACTOR Online: Martin Scorsese on the Importance of Visual Literacy | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
SAG-AFTRA ACTOR: Martin Scorsese on the Importance of Visual Literacy http://t.co/W5LWQralxi
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Two Great Lego Tools to Enhance Students Creative Thinking (Work on Chromebooks too)

Two Great Lego Tools to Enhance Students Creative Thinking (Work on Chromebooks too) | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
January 16, 2015
Below are two useful apps that allow students to engage in creative activities through building and experimenting with Lego bricks.These apps are easy to use and students will...
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Perfecting the art of the still life with offset photographer Burcu Avsar

Perfecting the art of the still life with offset photographer Burcu Avsar | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Keren Sachs is the director of content development at Shutterstock and Offset.
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50 Books Worth Reading This Year As Recommended by TED

50 Books Worth Reading This Year As Recommended by TED | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
January 17, 2015
Reading is definitely one of the things many have put in their new year’s resolution list. Depending on how you approach the act of reading and the vantage point from which you look...
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6 New Educational Web Tools for Teachers

6 New Educational Web Tools for Teachers | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
January 17, 2015
Below is a collection of some useful educational web tools we have recently discovered through feeds in our social media network and most particularly through Graphite. The purpose...
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A New Kind of Social Anxiety in the Classroom - The Atlantic

A New Kind of Social Anxiety in the Classroom - The Atlantic | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Kids who constantly use phones and computers tend to be more nervous in face-to-face conversations. What can teachers do to help?
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7 Ways Students Use Diigo To Do Research and Collaborative Project Work

7 Ways Students Use Diigo To Do Research and Collaborative Project Work | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
January 14, 2015
Diigo is an excellent social bookmarking tool that enable you to save, annotate, and share bookmarks. The power of Diigo lies in the distinctive features that it offers to teachers...
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