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The Many Benefits of Using iBooks in Education

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Apple's electronic books are an excellent compliment to their tablets and to the needs of education. Even before the computer revolution, the significant

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This article makes some good points for using  textbooks on tablets.

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Elizabeth Hutchinson's curator insight, October 8, 2013 10:40 AM

Very interesting. The assumption that every school will have Apple is an interesting one. Will there, or is there other alternatives to ibooks?

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How Hashtags Work on Twitter, Instagram, Google Plus, Pinterest, Facebook, Tumblr and Flickr

How Hashtags Work on Twitter, Instagram, Google Plus, Pinterest, Facebook, Tumblr and Flickr | Technology in education | Scoop.it
Hashtags, which make it easier to find, share and curate content on social platforms, can be an invaluable tool in your marketing arsenal.

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Bonnie Burns's curator insight, February 9, 4:01 PM

A hashtag is the wonder of the past decade. It was born to address the need to organize and make sense of the overwhelming social media buzz. Thanks to active and creative user adoption, hashtag support has been added to most popular social media platforms

David W. Deeds's curator insight, February 10, 12:31 PM

Nice, simple explanation.

flea palmer's curator insight, February 13, 7:11 AM

Hashtags provide an easy way to curate information across the web. This post explains how they have been adopted on different platforms to enable you to bookmark content relevant to your interests.

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Resourceful YouTube Channels for Teachers and Educators - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Resourceful YouTube Channels for Teachers and Educators - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Technology in education | Scoop.it
How do you look for educational videos for your classroom? I guess most of us just Google with the keyword and do little research to find out the appropriate video. However, your work will become little easier if you know some of the amazing YouTube channels.

Here is a big categorized list of YouTube channels that provide quality educational videos regularly.

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Viljenka Savli (http://www2.arnes.si/~sopvsavl/)'s curator insight, December 8, 2014 4:00 PM

This great list is a great way to find good EDU resources on Youtube

Carlos Rodrigues Cadre's curator insight, December 9, 2014 7:01 AM

adicionar a sua visão ...

Tony Guzman's curator insight, December 9, 2014 3:12 PM

This article shares some excellent YouTube channels useful for the classroom. Any educators care to share their experience with using YouTube in the classroom?

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The 50 Absolute Best iPad Apps - Tech - TIME

The 50 Absolute Best iPad Apps - Tech - TIME | Technology in education | Scoop.it

"TIME's list of essential software every iPad owner should download."


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Grant Anderson's curator insight, November 16, 2014 10:02 AM

Some great ideas here!

Desiree Stepaniuk's curator insight, November 16, 2014 11:27 AM

Let's see how many I have already loaded!

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10 Ways to Show Your iPad on a Projector Screen

10 Ways to Show Your iPad on a Projector Screen | Technology in education | Scoop.it

Projecting your iPad on a large screen is great for demonstrations, simulations, explanations, and showing examples. There are several ways this can be done in the classroom.


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Ellen Graber's curator insight, November 9, 2014 5:42 PM

This looks great

 

Willem Kuypers's curator insight, November 16, 2014 3:46 PM

Peut-etre utile Un jour. 

Mary Starry's curator insight, November 18, 2014 11:39 PM

Some great ways to share or mirror your iPad screen with a projector screen.

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How to save a web page as a PDF in Safari on your iPad

How to save a web page as a PDF in Safari on your iPad | Technology in education | Scoop.it
This article will show you how to easily convert any website into a PDF on your iPad using the bookmark tool.

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Michael MacNeil's curator insight, August 30, 2014 9:12 AM

Useful.

Mayra.Loves.Books's curator insight, August 30, 2014 10:52 AM

I really want to learn how to do this.

 

Joaquín Ballester's curator insight, August 30, 2014 6:05 PM

Truco de Safar

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iPad Bingo Card with Great iPad Apps and Activities to Use in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

iPad Bingo Card with Great iPad Apps and Activities to Use in Class ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Technology in education | Scoop.it

"Today I am sharing with you an iPad Bingo card created by iPad Bingo. This card is available for free download from this page. iPad Bingo card is a chart that features 6 iPad apps and with each of these apps is attached a set of activities to be achieved through the use of that app. These activities are divided into three levels with different layers of difficulty."


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Shawn Galvin's curator insight, June 16, 2014 9:00 AM

Free or low cost apps

A/Prof Jon Willis's curator insight, June 16, 2014 7:12 PM

Although this is a relatively trivial example, the idea of a Bingo approach to skills building is an interesting one - at UQ we're using a passport as part of engagement processes with Aboriginal school students visiting the university. For every activity they participate in, there is a unique stamp for their passport. The bingo card idea is similar so that across a semester, students fill up their bingo card with activities that build their skills in a range of domains, or across a range of technologies or tools.

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How-To: Link Audio Recordings to QR Codes - Class Tech Tips

How-To: Link Audio Recordings to QR Codes - Class Tech Tips | Technology in education | Scoop.it

"Audio recordings can definitely support students who have trouble reading directions or need extra help with new vocabulary words.  I’ve shared one way to make QR codes talk to students but if you’d like to add your own voice to a QR code, here’s how:"


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Ricard Garcia's curator insight, October 14, 2014 3:25 AM

Enriching QR codes turns them into an even more powerful educational tool.

Ramon Pavia's curator insight, October 14, 2014 5:38 AM

Awesome educational...

Don Breedwell's curator insight, December 17, 2014 8:22 PM

This is great for students who can use an and iPad to allow them to "hear" a message, set of instructions repeatedly, or repeat passages for memorization. Definitely something for Special Needs students too. 

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Two Guys and Some iPads: 8 Tech Tools We're Thankful For!

Two Guys and Some iPads: 8 Tech Tools We're Thankful For! | Technology in education | Scoop.it
RT @Techbradwaid: Tech Tools We're Thankful For! http://t.co/3j6xsl6N6Z @techbradwaid #2GuysShow @WriteAboutThis @threering @remind101 @aur…

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Just attended a webinar they did. Excellent!!!

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Capture, Permanently Archive and Download Any Web Page for Free with Archive.is

Capture, Permanently Archive and Download Any Web Page for Free with Archive.is | Technology in education | Scoop.it

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jspellos's curator insight, February 22, 2014 10:25 AM

Great tool to quickly save web pages, including social media pages with hashtags.  Don't forget to grab the bookmarklet and move it onto your browser, too!

Alison Hewett's curator insight, February 28, 2014 4:01 PM

This could be handy to use with students looking at how internet based media can change and a story be altered. use this tool to preserve current ate of a story at a particular day/time.

Josette Williams's curator insight, June 23, 2014 1:42 AM

I love the idea of this site-Archive Is-archive any site permanently and access it later. Thanks Robin Good.

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Daily App: Photofy lets you express yourself through photos - TUAW

Daily App: Photofy lets you express yourself through photos - TUAW | Technology in education | Scoop.it

"Photofy is a photo editing app for creative types who want to express themselves through photos, but don't have the time or artistic talent to do everything from scratch."

 


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How To Embed a Pinterest Board On Any Website

How To Embed a Pinterest Board On Any Website | Technology in education | Scoop.it

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Sandra Carswell's curator insight, February 10, 2014 11:39 PM

Embed your Pinterest Board onto your library website or catalog home screen. It is sure to grab some attention. 

André Manssen's curator insight, April 3, 2014 10:44 AM

Wellicht handig om de Pinterest-pagina van je school/klas te embedden in je klassenblog/schoolwebsite...

Keaton Dodson's curator insight, May 1, 2014 8:00 AM

Very helpful and informative. Web Designer and Web Developer can definitely enhance their skills and make their designing more attractive and unique from others.

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Download videos from ALL video sites, Free!

Download videos from Youtube, SoundCloud mp3, Facebook, VK, Xvideos, Vimeo, Metacafe, Putlocker and more.

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Kim Spence-Jones's curator insight, January 30, 2014 12:47 PM

A tool like this is a must-have for anyone who wants to include video clips in presentations. Relying on a network connection is just too scary!

Nataliasterns's curator insight, January 31, 2014 12:42 PM

para desc videos

Rob Hatfield, M.Ed.'s curator insight, February 8, 2014 7:26 PM

This can be a teachers friend when the internet goes down or blocked. Thank you for sharing this valuable and free service.

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Digital Classrooms - Online Video

Digital Classrooms - Online Video | Technology in education | Scoop.it
A digital resource book to help teachers exploit online video technology in learning.
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I have learned a lot from Mr. Peachy. It would be nice to have  books that are to the point and easy to understand which I believe these would be. 

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safaa mostafa's curator insight, January 3, 2014 1:08 AM
nice
reuvenwerber's curator insight, January 3, 2014 3:22 AM

Crowdfunding a Digital ebook on Online video in education.

Alexandra Koukoumialou's curator insight, January 3, 2014 3:45 AM

Great resolution, Nik! Way to go :-)

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A Quick Guide To Teaching Hour Of Code 2014

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TEST A Quick Guide To Teaching Hour Of Code 2014
by TeachThought Staff
What is Hour of Code?
Hour of Code is a week-long promotion of the teaching and learning of computer coding.

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Susan Grigsby @sksgrigsby's curator insight, December 8, 2014 5:04 PM

This may be a little last-minute for those of you that like to plan in advance but good for sharing anyway. Enjoy!

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Photos For Class - The World's Easiest Way to Download Properly Attributed, Creative Common Images

The World’s easist way to search for safe, creative commons images and cite them.

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Elena Manou's curator insight, January 7, 4:58 AM

also an Edmodo app available - need to look for it!

Olga Boldina's curator insight, January 11, 1:41 AM

добавить ваше понимание ...

Aguilar Dominique's curator insight, January 24, 3:37 AM

Une photo vaut mille mots, à utiliser sans modération

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The 50 Absolute Best iPad Apps - Tech - TIME

The 50 Absolute Best iPad Apps - Tech - TIME | Technology in education | Scoop.it

"TIME's list of essential software every iPad owner should download."


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Grant Anderson's curator insight, November 16, 2014 10:02 AM

Some great ideas here!

Desiree Stepaniuk's curator insight, November 16, 2014 11:27 AM

Let's see how many I have already loaded!

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Using Augmented Reality to Enhance Vocabulary Instruction Part One - The Apptive Learning Lab

Using Augmented Reality to Enhance Vocabulary Instruction Part One - The Apptive Learning Lab | Technology in education | Scoop.it
Over the school holidays I have been playing around with an app called Aurasma, in the hope of creating an activity for reading groups to enhance our vocabulary studies. We already do a number of activities with iPads that enhance explicit vocabulary instruction, but this is going to be different. I think this activity is going to blow the kids away, and I’m so looking forward to seeing their faces when they use it for the first time.

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Great Idea.

 

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Adobe Voice — Show your story.

Adobe Voice — Show your story. | Technology in education | Scoop.it

Voice is a free iPad app that turns your story into a stunning animated video in minutes.


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Peter Sampson's curator insight, June 22, 2014 4:51 PM

This is amazing quick and easy to use.

cioccas's curator insight, July 8, 2014 5:19 PM

a few people have recommended this as a lovely app for digital storytelling

Juan Fernández's curator insight, August 1, 2014 2:52 PM

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This looks like a really useful and powerful free app to get students creating digital narrative.

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Resources for Using iPads in Grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12 by Monica Burns - Edutopia

Resources for Using iPads in Grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12 by Monica Burns - Edutopia | Technology in education | Scoop.it

Edutopia is one of my favourite web sites. It has recently run a series written by Monica Burns aka @ClassTechTips featuring Resources for Using iPads across multiple grade levels. Though I've featured them each individually here on iPads in Education I thought it might be useful to post all of the series in one collection.


Resources for Using iPads in Grades K-2 http://bit.ly/Tag2sg

Resources for Using iPads in Grades 3-5 http://bit.ly/1owxjbR

Resources for Using iPads in Grades 6-8 http://bit.ly/1qHU1j3

Resources for Using iPads in Grades 9-12 http://bit.ly/QPzKrp


Awesome! Thanks Edutopia!


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Kathy Lynch's curator insight, June 4, 2014 11:12 PM

Thx John Evans

Thomas Brennan's curator insight, June 8, 2014 11:27 PM

This is a broad and great resource for introducing ipads into the classroom! This Scooped resource gives resources for all grades and the website Edutopia is a great resource in itself! Good stuff!

Terri Bill Hartley's curator insight, August 9, 2014 7:54 PM

Trying something new.....technology helpers....

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Squify: THE WORLDS FIRST 3D SEARCH ENGINE

Squify: THE WORLDS FIRST 3D SEARCH ENGINE | Technology in education | Scoop.it
Search the web in 3D and generate money for good cause's you select. Squify, the First 3D Visual Search Engine! Share Squify with your friends and lets better the world.

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Very nice. Pictures lets you know what you will get if you go to the site.

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Mirta Liliana Filgueira's curator insight, May 19, 2014 12:09 AM

Buscador Squifi en 3D

Mª Luz Riquelme's comment, May 19, 2014 7:25 AM
Thanks for encouraging innovation in the search for content. This is the first step for continuous quality training.
Fathie Kundie's curator insight, May 19, 2014 1:43 PM

محرك بحث ثلاثي الابعاد

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Dragdis

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Drag & drop anything anywhere. Collect images, texts, links or videos to your private folders or post directly to Facebook, Twitter & (soon to come) Tumblr, Dropbox, Pinterest etc.

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flea palmer's curator insight, March 13, 2014 8:32 AM

A really simple curation tool which could be really useful for students collecting content from a range of sources which can be filed in an easy-to-find folder structure.

MFaculty's curator insight, March 15, 2014 3:29 PM

This is a handy tool for research and content creation.

Daniel Pastor Peidro's curator insight, March 26, 2014 3:44 PM

Interesante herramienta para guardar: fotos, vídeos, textos, URLs de forma sencilla, fácil y rápida. 

Se integra con Firefox, Chrome y Safari. 

Puedes crear carpetas para organizar el contenido.

Se puede compartir con Facebook, Twitter y Google+.

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i Teach With Technology: The Creatorverse App: Physics and Art Fun!

i Teach With Technology: The Creatorverse App: Physics and Art Fun! | Technology in education | Scoop.it

"Creatorverse is an awesome new and FREE app available for your IOS or Android device.  You can make your creations come to life with this app- the objects you add and create have physical properties that you can set in motion.  The objects you design can bounce, roll, accelerate, and more.  Users can build simple machines and games and designs can be shared so you can play with other users' creations too.  Watch the video to see the app in action:"


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Aunty Alice's curator insight, January 31, 2014 9:24 PM

could have a lot of fun with this 

Willemijn Schmitz's curator insight, February 23, 2014 3:02 PM

goede video met voorbeelden

Cindy Powell's curator insight, March 11, 2014 11:18 AM

From Cindy's Links TCC 4-4

I Scooped this from "iTeach with Technology" blog. Karen Ogen is the author there, but she got it from David Kapuler's blog, "Technology Tidbits."  CreatorVerse looks like a niche which hadn't been filled. Physics and Art! Linden Labs develops games, but has stepped out with more collaborative "gaming."

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Exotic Car Designers Develop Inkless Alloy Pen That Will Write Forever - Industry Tap

Exotic Car Designers Develop Inkless Alloy Pen That Will Write Forever - Industry Tap | Technology in education | Scoop.it
Meet the pen that will outlast us all. 4.EVER Pininfarina Camiano uses an alloy called ethergraf, which is similar to the tip of pencil, yet doesn’t  break, need to be sharpened, or run out. Italian car design company Pininfarina temporarily stepped out of the automobile sector in order to create a revolutionary writing tool. The company’s …

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Stuart Goode's curator insight, February 14, 2014 3:59 AM

Will it last for ever because we should be using paper less? Still it looks good!

Michael Allenberg's curator insight, February 21, 2014 8:22 AM

Sometimes delivering a phenomenal User / Customer Experience requires thinking completely outside the box!

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Magisto - Magical video editing. In a click!

Magisto - Magical video editing. In a click! | Technology in education | Scoop.it

Magisto turns your everyday videos into exciting, memorable movies you'll want to watch again and again.

 


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Jerry Johnson's curator insight, January 14, 2014 10:43 AM

Very simple.. easy to use! Quick uploads to YouTube.

Alexis Tzormpatzakis's curator insight, January 14, 2014 4:13 PM

Easier animoto alternative.

Josette Williams's curator insight, January 15, 2014 4:05 AM

Intriguing apps for video

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How to Create a Class Podcast in 5 Easy Steps - Fractus Learning

How to Create a Class Podcast in 5 Easy Steps - Fractus Learning | Technology in education | Scoop.it
Five simple steps to help teachers and students to share their voice and get started creating their own class podcast.

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Claudie Graner's curator insight, January 20, 2014 5:17 AM

"Blogs are so 2013"!!!(quote from the article)

Darleana McHenry's curator insight, January 20, 2014 10:33 PM

Students teaching other students is a great way to get kids engaged in learning.

Character Minutes's curator insight, April 3, 2014 2:21 PM

Podbean looks interesting!