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Applying and Integrating Media and Technology for Learning in a Traditional or Post Modern Classroom.
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5 Ways to Inspire Students Through Global Collaboration

5 Ways to Inspire Students Through Global Collaboration | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it

A look at why you might want to connect your students with students in other parts of the world (by two educators whom do this) as well as three resources to help you start on global collaboration.

Five reasons with explanations are provided for the why, such as:

* Working with students from different culture motivates students 

* It's easy to incorporate core curriculum lessons into global collaborations

* It encourages problem solving

For more information click through to the post.


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RichardBulpittSchool 's curator insight, November 4, 2014 11:44 PM

Collaboration for students on-line. Some motivational strategies.

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How Do We Define and Measure “Deeper Learning”?

How Do We Define and Measure “Deeper Learning”? | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it

What is "deeper learning"? The National Research Council of the National Academies of Science released a report, Transferable Knowledge and Skills Key to Success in Education and Work. This report "calls for efforts to incorporate 'Deeper Learning' into curriculum."

This post explores the three domains of competence that are discussed in the report: cognitive, intrapersonal and interpersonal. Each is defined and the question is raised, can deeper learning be taught? The post provides a great overview and here is the link to the full report:

http://www7.nationalacademies.org/bota/Deeper_Learning_Report_Homepage2.html.


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Seriously Amazing - Questions Come Alive at the Smithsonian!

Seriously Amazing - Questions Come Alive at the Smithsonian! | Technology in Art And Education | Scoop.it
The Smithsonian asks and answers questions about science, art, history and culture, exciting the learning in everyone, every day.

The Smithsonian has recently launched a new website seriouslyamazing.com which “poses questions and answers to show people how it can be an exciting resource for discovery and learning.”

They have created " seven quirky characthers to symbolize the questions the Smithsonian asks and answers every day:

* The Wild represents the diversity of the animal kingdom
* The Mash-Up stands for the ways people share culture
* The Green reflects the wonder of the natural landscape
* The New is where technology and creativity collide
* The Masterpiece embodies artistic expression
* The Storyteller is about America, its people and the tales they tell
* The Discoverer explores our world and the universe

Take some time to explore this site. You may discover many new resources available at the Smithonian!


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