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Welcome to Myndbook Mind Maps, Note Maps, & Concept Maps, Online Free

Welcome to Myndbook Mind Maps, Note Maps, & Concept Maps, Online Free | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Here is an introduction to MyndBook - the best visual note mapping software on the web! Comprehend complex concepts

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Nik Peachey's curator insight, March 25, 2013 11:07 AM

This looks like quite a simple to use mindmapping solution.

becool's curator insight, March 26, 2013 4:57 AM

Lijkt me een heel interessante tool en gebruiksvriendelijker dan Popplet.

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What Does It Really Mean to Be College and Work Ready?

What Does It Really Mean to Be College and Work Ready? | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it

NCEE has just released What Does It Really Mean to Be College and Work Ready?, a study of the English Literacy and Mathematics required for success in the first year of community college. On May 7th, during a day-long meeting, key education and policy leaders joined NCEE to discuss the results of the study and its implications for community college reform, school reform, teacher education, the common core state standards, and vocational education and the workplace.


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What IS good teaching?

What IS good teaching? | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it
I thought about this old Far Side cartoon at a meeting last week when a leader in my district was telling me his belief that if we just said things clearly enough and included an explanation of the...
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Edmodo for Teacher Professional Development: A Case Study

Edmodo for Teacher Professional Development: A Case Study | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it
In the previous post I made a case for innovative professional development that is simultaneously individualized and focused, accessible anywhere, and that taps into teachers’ senses of play,...
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6 powerful strategies for paradigm-shifting teacher PD | Connected Principals

6 powerful strategies for paradigm-shifting teacher PD | Connected Principals | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it

What's good for the principal is good for all!  Here are six institutional innovations that could be adopted at every level of stakeholder involvement in a school.  Open Spaces and pechakucha are both valuable technological processes in the classroom and outside of it as well.  Gr8 article.


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Nerds of the World, Unite! iTunes U Just Got Interactive

Nerds of the World, Unite! iTunes U Just Got Interactive | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Stanford is adding a social layer to its most popular class on Apple's platform.
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7 Habits of Highly Effective Tech-leading Principals -- THE Journal

7 Habits of Highly Effective Tech-leading Principals -- THE Journal | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Unwrapping the key attributes that transform principals into effective technology leaders in their schools and in their districts.
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Rick Wormeli: Standards-Based Grading

Rick Wormeli, author of Fair Isn't Always Equal, tackles the issue of zeros on the 100 point scale.
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The Essence of Connected Learning

http://connectedlearning.tv We are living in a historical moment of transformation and realignment in the creation and sharing of knowledge, in social, political and economic life, and in global connectedness.
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Intellectual guru seeks 'system redesign' of secondary education

Intellectual guru seeks 'system redesign' of secondary education | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it
David Hargreaves has recently finished his work on the curriculum and, if he has his way, secondary schooling could be transformed...

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Virtual supermarket in a subway station for smart phones in Korea

Virtual supermarket in a subway station for smart phones in Korea | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it

South Koreans can grocery shop while waiting for the subway at a virtual supermarket opened by tesco homeplus, that lets users scan the QR codes of desired products, which are then delivered to their home within the day.


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Everything You Wanted to Know (and More) About Critical Thinking

Everything You Wanted to Know (and More) About Critical Thinking | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it

A website providing a rigorous introduction to critical thinking.The purpose of this website is to provide a rigorous source of critical thinking information of value to many different communities. CriticalThinking.NET has been developed by Robert H. Ennis and Sean F. Ennis.

 

Gust MEES: A MUST READ

 

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http://www.criticalthinking.net/index.html

 


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Tuba Angay-Crowder's comment, May 26, 2012 10:19 AM
i love it! thank you so much. I will use it in my class.. this summer, I am teaching "Freakonomics" to them, and it is perfect time to introduce the site..
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Welcome to Myndbook Mind Maps, Note Maps, & Concept Maps, Online Free

Welcome to Myndbook Mind Maps, Note Maps, & Concept Maps, Online Free | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Here is an introduction to MyndBook - the best visual note mapping software on the web! Comprehend complex concepts

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Nik Peachey's curator insight, March 25, 2013 11:07 AM

This looks like quite a simple to use mindmapping solution.

becool's curator insight, March 26, 2013 4:57 AM

Lijkt me een heel interessante tool en gebruiksvriendelijker dan Popplet.

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Improving Professional Development: Polishing a Turd

Improving Professional Development: Polishing a Turd | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it
As usual when sitting down to finally write, many times this week I found myself distracted and pulled in a hundred different directions, reading articles and blogs, watching videos, following twee...
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Students Tackle Video-Game Design

Students Tackle Video-Game Design | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it
As more schools integrate digital games into learning, programs are evolving to turn students into video-game designers.
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The 2012 A-Z List Of Educational Twitter Hashtags | Edudemic

The 2012 A-Z List Of Educational Twitter Hashtags | Edudemic | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it
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Why #Connectivism is not a Learning Theory

Why #Connectivism is not a Learning Theory | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Firstly, the question of how to label Connectivism is an important one because this affects how people connect with the theory. As a relatively young theory, its growth, acceptance, employment and ...

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Classroom in the Cloud: 10 Professional Development Books for Teachers

Classroom in the Cloud: 10 Professional Development Books for Teachers | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it
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Social Media For Administrators (Blog Posts) | Connected Principals

Social Media For Administrators (Blog Posts) | Connected Principals | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it
cc licensed ( BY NC ) flickr photo shared by Ken Whytock I recently decided to compile some of the blog posts that I have written regarding social med...
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What if we trained our airline pilots like we train our teachers?

What if we trained our airline pilots like we train our teachers? | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it
” If we trained airline pilots the way we train teachers, we’d give them a 2-year training program behind maybe a simulator, but most of it would be lecture. And then we would give them...

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Being Practical About Mobile Learning

Being Practical About Mobile Learning | Technology in EducationTeaching and Learning | Scoop.it

More recently, the conversation has shifted from purchasing computers to purchasing mobile devices. Whether they are tablet computers, cell phones or media devices, as long as there were ample productivity apps available as well as usable assess to the internet through WiFi, school would be able to better afford the cost of assess to technology and provide opportunities for ’21st Century Learning’ as these devices cost a mere fraction of the price of a computer.


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