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Following Ghenyk, Ben and Jack: Toward a New Culture of ...

Following Ghenyk, Ben and Jack: Toward a New Culture of ... | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
At our PEI Home and School Federation board meeting this week we got a demonstration of the extent to which we limit our children's access to technology in the name of protecting them from technology and protecting ...
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Applying and Integrating Media and Technology for Learning and Traditional and Post Modern Classroom.
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A New Kind of Social Anxiety in the Classroom

A New Kind of Social Anxiety in the Classroom | 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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Create Your Personal Brand Website

Create Your Personal Brand Website | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Build a fully customizable Personal Website in seconds - for free.

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Here is an option for a personal brand Website. Take a look!

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Nik Peachey's curator insight, February 16, 5:27 AM

This is a great site for anyone with a LinkedIn profile. It converts your CV infomration into a personal website. Looks very smart and can be customised.

Jose Pietri's curator insight, February 17, 8:12 AM

Could be useful for mentors (LEC or other EC projects in 2015) as a review point (has LinkedIn, uses social media leverage points + any content of interest). 

Alvaro Escobar's curator insight, February 23, 9:57 AM

Must know how to put together a bunch of technologies and make them work for the development of Web Systems.

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7 Real Ways Blogging Can Make You A Better Teacher And Learner

7 Real Ways Blogging Can Make You A Better Teacher And Learner | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
So, as educators, what could a blog do for you? Here are seven reasons why you should consider starting a your own, school or class blog.

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Microsoft’s OneNote Staff Notebook for Education app enables school staff collaboration

Microsoft’s OneNote Staff Notebook for Education app enables school staff collaboration | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Microsoft has launched a free tool to help teachers and school staff to collaborate more effectively on curriculum development, administrative duties and internal policies.
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Google Classroom Released Two wonderful Updates Today

February 25, 2015
Google released today  some very good  new features to Google Classroom. Teachers now are able to customize the look and feel of their classes by uploading their own...
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A Very Good Tool to Create Charts from Spreadsheets and Insert Them into Google docs

A Very Good Tool to Create  Charts from Spreadsheets and Insert Them into Google docs | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
February 25, 2015
The Charts Builder is a Google Docs add-on that we have discovered while we were curating google Forms Tools for Teachers. Charts Builder allows you to build a chart from the data...
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3 Excellent Tools to Quickly Poll Your Students

3 Excellent Tools to Quickly Poll Your Students | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
February 25, 2015
The web is teeming with interesting tools that teachers can use to gather informal feedback from students. We have already reviewed several of the best options available out there...
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Google launches YouTube Kids on Android and iOS

Google launches YouTube Kids on Android and iOS | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
It’s been rumored for a while, but now it’s official: Google has launched YouTube Kids. The company says it’s been working with parents over the past year to create a more family-friendly version of YouTube .
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Google Released A New Service Called YouTube Kids

Google Released A New Service Called YouTube Kids | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
February, 2015
Google released today a new service called YouTube Kids which is ‘a new family-friendly app that makes it easy for kids to explore a vast selection of videos on any topic.’ YouTube...
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How Teachers Will Change the Future of Tech | Edudemic

How Teachers Will Change the Future of Tech | Edudemic | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
We often write about how technology can help teachers, but sometimes it’s useful to take a step back and consider how teachers influence technology.
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How to Be an Educated Consumer of Infographics: David Byrne on the Art-Science of Visual Storytelling

How to Be an Educated Consumer of Infographics: David Byrne on the Art-Science of Visual Storytelling | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Cultivating the ability to experience the “geeky rapture” of metaphorical thinking and pattern recognition.

As an appreciator of the
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Excellent Free Resources from Google to Teach Kids Coding and Computer Science

Excellent Free Resources from Google to Teach Kids Coding and Computer Science | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
February 23, 2015
Google Computer Science First is a free program launched by Google in 2013 to help students enhance their computer science education through a variety of after-school, in-school,...
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Teaching in the Age of Minecraft

Teaching in the Age of Minecraft | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
A popular video game provides a new medium for educators and students to unleash their creativity.
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Does This Lesson Make Me Look Fat? | The Big Tent

Does This Lesson Make Me Look Fat? | The Big Tent | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
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Great idea video often! Just do it!

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Moovly - Create Animated Content like a Pro

Moovly - Create Animated Content like a Pro | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it

Greta way to improMoovly is an online tool that allows you to create animated videos, tutorials, explainers, presentations, infographics, video clips, display ads or e-cards.


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Great way to improve your content!

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Moovly - Create Animated Content like a Pro

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I think this has uses far beyond education but I suspect most business people wouldn't pay for it. It might be a good tool for an agency to try out....i.e. to sell to businesses (depending upon license costs).

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Steps to Create the Conditions for Deep, Rigorous, Applied Learning

Steps to Create the Conditions for Deep, Rigorous, Applied Learning | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Check out some resources meant to help education leaders find ways transform the vision and goals of schools to move towards applied, connected and real-world learning opportunities for students.

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Jim Goldsmith's curator insight, February 26, 1:09 PM

A primer on the "Deeper Learning Network."  None of this is new but it is integrated as a practical solution. 

Sue Alexander's curator insight, February 27, 9:08 AM

Our school is working hard on these goals...a great resource to help spread the word.

Tasia Thompson's curator insight, February 27, 10:31 AM

This really speaks to the focus of the East Zone AP's on how can we enrich  our school's culture and climate in particular areas as related to improved student growth and learning.  

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29 of the most beautiful typefaces from January 2015

29 of the most beautiful typefaces from January 2015 | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Sean Mitchell is an interactive designer based in Vancouver, British Columbia, and the editor of TypeRelease. 2015 started off with yet another set of gorgeous typefaces for all your design needs. Let’s check them out below.
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7 Great Google Forms Tools for Teachers

7 Great Google Forms Tools for Teachers | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
February 25, 2015
Since its release a few months ago, add-ons store for Google Forms has several interesting tools added to it. We have gone through these apps and selected the most popular ones...
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Two New Google Drive Updates You Should Know About

Two New  Google Drive Updates You Should Know About | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
February 24, 2015
Here is a very interesting set of updates added today to Google Docs. These updates are especially helpful for student researchers and teachers who prefer to use Google Docs to...
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The Best 8 Web Tools for Doing Formative Assessment in Class

The Best 8 Web Tools for Doing Formative Assessment in Class | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
February 25, 2015
Formative assessment, as we have agreed elsewhere, is assessment for learning which is completely different from summative assessment, which is assessment of learning. The insights...
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Visual literacy- should it be “the thing” ??? | Alice in Technology Wonderland

Visual literacy- should it be “the thing” ??? | Alice in Technology Wonderland | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Visual literacy- should it be “the thing” ??? http://t.co/EEI4oBCDrA
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44 QR Codes Resources For Teaching & Learning

44 QR Codes Resources For Teaching & Learning | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
44 QR Codes Resources For Teaching & Learning
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We Need Libraries As Much As Maker Spaces

We Need Libraries As Much As Maker Spaces | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
A few weeks ago, I was at a conference when a conversation broke out about rethinking spaces in school. 
"What if we transformed libraries into maker spaces?" a teacher asked. 
"Exactly.
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27 Reflection Strategies to Improve Your Teaching

27 Reflection Strategies to Improve Your Teaching | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
February 23, 2015
Reflection and reflexivity are two meta-cognitive processes that we constantly need to exercise in order to guarantee an effective and healthy professional and also emotional...
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