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Applying and Integrating Media and Technology for Learning in a Traditional or Post Modern Classroom.
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Making Games: The Ultimate Project-Based Learning

Making Games: The Ultimate Project-Based Learning | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Game making is one way to create a space where students are empowered to freely experiment with their own way of framing ideas and choosing perspectives. In this way, game making is tantamount to project-based learning.

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Privacy Pitfalls as Education Apps Spread Haphazardly

Privacy Pitfalls as Education Apps Spread Haphazardly | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Apps and other software can put powerful teaching tools at teachers’ fingertips, but concerns abound over data security, effectiveness and marketing.
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This s an article anyone using technology in education should read over. Take a minute to look over this as soon as you can.

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4 Good iPad Apps for Finding Educational Podcasts

4 Good iPad Apps for Finding Educational Podcasts | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
March 12, 2015
In an earlier post we shared a few days ago, we talked about four of the best iPad apps teachers can use to create and record podcasts. Today, we are sharing with you  another set...
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8 Good YouTube Channels for Teachers

8 Good YouTube Channels for Teachers | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
March 11, 2015
Popular Culture has this wonderful list  featuring a wide collection of some useful YouTube channels that you could probably recommend for your students. The channels suggested in...
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What Happens When Teens Try to Disconnect From Tech For Three Days - KQED (blog)

What Happens When Teens Try to Disconnect From Tech For Three Days - KQED (blog) | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
When students sealed up their phones in manilla envelopes for three days, they had a chance to reflect on the role of tech in their relationships and their lives.
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The 21st Century’s Raw Material: Using Open Data as Open Educational Resources | Open Education Working Group

The 21st Century’s Raw Material: Using Open Data as Open Educational Resources | Open Education Working Group | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
RT @josiefraser: The 21st century’s raw material: using open data in research & education http://t.co/ttIaL7bzdD #openeducationwk #oer
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Art helps more than our creative brain - Fond du Lac Reporter

Art helps more than our creative brain - Fond du Lac Reporter | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Students learn more than how to be creative through art.
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10 Great TED Talks on How Our Brain Works

10 Great TED Talks on How Our Brain Works | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
March 8, 2015
If you have sometime this weekend, you might want to check this list of TED talks on the human brain. The original list curated by TED contains only 9 talks but we also added our...
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Excellent Checklist for Online Professional Learning

Excellent Checklist for Online Professional Learning | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
March 7, 2015
Today we are sharing with you this interesting checklist designed to help educators, teachers and school leaders evaluate online tools for professional learning. This checklist is part...
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Tiny Acorns Learning Centre

Tiny Acorns Learning Centre | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Tiny Acorns Learning Centre is a fine arts based preschool. Our innovative fine arts curriculum will include singing, creative movement, drama, arts and crafts along with a standard curriculum of basic academics concepts. Our goal is to allow children to engage in their natural artistic selves in safe, fun and stimulating environment.
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History of Modern Art: Bauhaus

History of Modern Art: Bauhaus | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Staatliches Bauhaus, commonly known simply as Bauhaus, was a school in Germany that combined crafts and the fine arts, and was famous for the approach to design that it publicized and taught. It operated from 1919 to 1933.

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'I'm going home': Internet, computer crashes trip up PARCC tests

'I'm going home': Internet, computer crashes trip up PARCC tests | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Across the country, teachers and students have been forced to disrupt regular academic classroom time to prepare and review for the Common Core-aligned PARCC tests. Many school districts were force...
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Yep! This cuts into about as much as 2 months of class time in many schools if they are on a two semester block schedule.

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To Reach a Larger Audience, You Have to Think Smaller

To Reach a Larger Audience, You Have to Think Smaller | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
Okay, so this was pretty much incredible. (Picture from Catherine D)
This is the second in the Paradox of Creativity series.
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OK think about this...Think smaller....

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Google’s Art Project Chrome extension brings classic paintings to every new tab

Google’s Art Project Chrome extension brings classic paintings to every new tab | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
We’re connoisseurs of great Chrome extensions here at TNW, so Google’s latest was an instant addition to our browsers. Google Art Project, developed by the Google Cultural Institute, puts fine art on every new tab you open.
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This is great for any one who loves or has an interest in art or history.

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Prodigy Math Game: Game-Based Learning for the Common Core

Prodigy Math Game: Game-Based Learning for the Common Core | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
March 12, 2015
Game-based learning is a topic we have revisited numerous times on this blog. The implications it has on student engagement and learning cannot be overstated. If you have not already...
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Top 4 Places to Find Free MOOCs from Prestigious Universities

Top 4 Places to Find Free MOOCs from Prestigious Universities | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
March, 2015
MOOCs (Massive Ope Online Courses) are definitely a game changer in today's education. The emergence and popularization of MOOCs is due primarily to the widespread of internet connection...
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Some Handy Google Maps Tutorials for Teachers

Some Handy Google Maps Tutorials for Teachers | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
March 11, 2015
Google Maps is an excellent tool to use with students to develop their spatial thinking. Beyond getting driving or walking directions to the other, this tool enables students to...
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4 of The Best Podcasts Creating Apps for Teachers

4 of The Best Podcasts Creating Apps for Teachers | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
March 10, 2015
Podcasts are audio shows created with the intent to communicate an idea, tell a story, or to simply share audio recordings of whatever sort. In everyday sense of the term, podcasts are...
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Teacher travels world, then shares with class - Sentinel-Tribune

Teacher travels world, then shares with class - Sentinel-Tribune | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
PERRYSBURG — Dave Harms has studied six times out of the country, introducing what he learned into the classroom. He hopes to make it seven times this year.
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Here is how on man turns his adventures and exploration into education and learning within his classroom..

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How Do We Learn? How Should We Learn?

How Do We Learn? How Should We Learn? | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
If I ask you or your students, “How do you learn,” how many of you could clearly articulate this process? If you can, are the strategies you’re using the best ones for learning?
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Why your moral character matters | FFORWARD

Why your moral character matters | FFORWARD | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
In any business, doing the right thing is always the best path to success and happiness. Here are some tips on how to improve your moral character and why.

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In any business, doing the right thing is always the best path to success and happiness. Here are some tips on how to improve your moral character and why.


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


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


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Moral values are the essence of life

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To Change the World, by Steve McCurry | DailyGood

To Change the World, by Steve McCurry | DailyGood | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
World-renowned photojournalist Steve McCurry has been one of the most influential voices in contemporary photography for more than thirty years. In this photo essay, McCurry takes you around the globe and offers up striking images of children and their learning environments, from Tanzania to Sri Lanka and from Mali to Peru. Enjoy these beautiful photos and the accompanying quotes on the power of education.

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EDUCATION is important ALL across the world!  EDUCATION not is a travesty of in justice!!!

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Merle Temple, Jim Ritchie, Diane Williams, Jimmy Reed will autograph books at the Gumtree Festival

Merle Temple, Jim Ritchie, Diane Williams, Jimmy Reed will autograph books at the Gumtree Festival | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
The Gum Tree Festival is celebrating it 43rd year in 2014. The GumTree Festival is a 2 day outdoor celebration of the visual and performing arts. GumTree Festival has been selected as a Top Twenty Event by the Southeast Tourism Society. The primary focus of the festival is the juried exhibitions of quality fine art and the fine crafts, giving our audience the rare opportunity to meet, interact with, view the works of, and purchase art from the artists that created it.
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Puzzle game inspires an artist to rethink the concept of animal portraits

Puzzle game inspires an artist to rethink the concept of animal portraits | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
If you played Tangram as a child, constructing objects from various shapes may bring back a familiar creative urge.
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Excellent Templates to Use with Newsletters, PowerPoint, and Word Documents

Excellent Templates to Use with Newsletters, PowerPoint, and Word Documents | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
March 3, 2015
A few weeks ago, we shared with you two video tutorials to help you set up your classroom newsletter  and today we are introducing you to this excellent resource of templates to...
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This adds to your Newsletter tool kit and other materials you create.

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